This contemporary house, in Arlington, Texas is anything but ordinary. It features a spacious, open concept living area that is ideal for family get-togethers and dinner parties. This home’s well-designed floor plan allows uninterrupted flow from the kitchen through to the dining room and multiple living room areas. The abundance of generous, floor-to-ceiling windows provides the home with an abundance of natural light.
The chef’s kitchen features double ovens, a professional cooktop, a curved island/breakfast bar and dishwasher (among other custom elements). A row of windows, located above the cooktop, is situated where upper cabinets would normally be installed. This unique design produces an open and airy atmosphere by providing a plentiful, natural lighting source. Additionally, the custom white cabinets and tile work contribute to this aesthetic in their polish and simplicity.
The raised dining area can accommodate an enormous table with comfortable seating for at least 10 guests. The elevated dining platform allows those seated at the table to have a full view of the lower living area.
The central living area features twin, expansive stone and wood pillars. These structures provide a central focal point for the home. Two separate seating areas, located on either side of the pillars, make available multiple conversation areas. Wall-to-wall built-ins provide room for an extensive book collection and to place decorative accessories and collectibles. On the opposite side of the room, located by the exit to the outdoor patio, is a large bar for serving drinks and appetizers before proceeding outside.
For avid and casual movie-goers alike, an in-home theatre is available. A set of custom doors, located amongst the built-in shelving, provide access to this space that features a substantial movie screen and comfortable seating for 8+ guests.
The master suite is almost a home unto itself with space for a fireplace, built-in media center, large table, king-size bed and a cozy, seating area. Glass patio doors provide leisurely access to the outdoor patio area. An enviable 27×12 master closet provides custom storage for his and hers wardrobes. The master ensuite contains a large, glass shower, as well as a Jacuzzi tub with wooden surround. This spa-like feel continues into the attached spa and sauna area.
The real showstopper of this estate is its outdoor space. The immaculate landscaping, private lake and in-ground pool each provide a mix of contemporary design, as well as incorporating the ease and symmetry of the surrounding environment. While swimming in the pool one is afforded an unsullied view of established trees, ample greenery and the lake beyond.
In addition to the large patio, this home also features an outdoor grilling area. This portion of the home is accented by large, slanting stone pillars and contains a designated area to sit and enjoy the view.
This contemporary house is designed perfectly for the homeowner who loves to host large groups of family and friends. With its large, open-concept living areas and scenic outdoor spaces, a significant amount of room is made available for guests to spread out without becoming overcrowded. It’s design, both inside and out, creates an atmosphere of tranquility, a quiet oasis from the busyness of life.
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The front entrance is surrounded by greenery and tall, mature trees. A large walkway and stately doors provide a beautiful focal point upon entering.
The large, raised entrance is light and bright with large, floor-to-ceiling windows flanking either side of the custom wood doors.
This living room features polished wood flooring and substantial wood and stone pillars. A curved entertainment center provides hidden storage space for a television and electronics.
Twin pillars provide an impressive focal point for this open concept living room. Their central location creates a natural division between the two seating areas.
This large, built-in bookcase is the ideal place to feature a well-curated book collection. A rolling ladder provides easy access to out-of-reach shelving.
An additional living room and large bar is located on the opposite side of the stone and wood pillars.
The large bar area provides the ideal place for drinks and appetizers for guests in the home and exiting through the patio doors to the outside.
The elevated dining area provides a view of the kitchen and living areas, as well as seating large dinner parties of 10+ guests.
This kitchen’s cabinetry is designed to follow the lines of the home, with subtle curves in the line of cabinetry and the island. A tile backsplash provides a graphic accent to this all-white space.
This unique island features elegant, curved details and a built-in hollow for some natural foliage. It also contains a large breakfast bar.
This eat-in kitchen area has plenty of square footage for a large dining table. The hardwood flooring adds a warm and inviting aesthetic to this neutral space.
The guest room is designed to make guests feel at home with plenty of space for a large, intricate bed frame and matching nightstands.
The master suite is elegant and spacious. Ample space is available for a king-sized bed, seating area and dining table overlooking the deck. The curved, recessed ceiling provides a soft accent that draws the eye upward.
The master suite features a custom media center designed to house a large, flat screen television, subsequent electronics and open shelving for decorative objects and books.
While seated at the dining table, homeowners can enjoy a cup of coffee while taking advantage of the natural greenery outside.
The master ensuite features a jacuzzi tub with custom wood surround and a large, glass and tile shower. The installation of decorative glass blocks create a light-filled wall accent.
The master closet boasts a 324 square feet of custom cabinetry and storage. This space is sure to satisfy any homeowner’s wardrobe needs.
Access to a hot tube and sauna is available directly off the master suite, providing the ideal place to rest and relax at the end of the day.
This indoor pool features beautiful views of the outdoors while providing the luxury of swimming inside.
An expansive, multiple-tiered patio provides many areas for friends and family to spread out. Large, established trees shelter the deck with shade for those hot, summer days.
The custom, stone grilling area provides the ideal space for outdoor cooking. A row of large stone pillars provide structural support and an impressive focal point.
While swimming in this outdoor pool one is able to take advantage of the surrounding landscaping and shade of the large, full-grown trees.
A large, private lake surrounds this spacious estate. That this body of water is available only to the homeowners of the estate, is true luxury.
A large stone walkway provides easy access to the home’s patio and entryway to the indoors. Established landscaping accents the walkway and trees shelter it with shade.