USA Trends Home Trends Vol 31 No 12 USA - Page 31

Facing page, top: Steel rods create a decorative framework for the stairs, which feature suspended stone treads. There is also a lift in the house. Facing page lower and left: Positioned between the two living areas, the kitchen functions as the centre of operations. In addition to the island, which is wrapped in Pietra Grigio marble, there is a serving counter opening out to the terrace. An electronic switch transforms the glass window splashback from transparent to opaque. Above: The informal living area opens out to an entertaining terrace at the rear of the house. search | save | share at