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Ciao bellissimo Classic Italian style meets modern convenience in this scenery-oriented, high-end master suite search | save | share at The beauty of classical Italian architecture will never fall from favour – on the other hand, a bit of pampering modernity goes a long way too. In this indoor-outdoor master suite the two merge to opulent effect. The suite and the home around it were designed by Robert Hidey Architects, with Sherman Jones as project director. “One of the most luxurious aspects of this suite is the open balcony,” says Jones. “With no near neighbours, the owners can exit the bathroom through the stacking glass pocket doors and relax by the outdoor fireplace, augmented by ceiling heaters, while taking in the views.”