High ceilings large shelves that reach all the way to the top and a warm color palette with jewel-toned decor were used by Jessica Helgerson Interiors Design to get the job done. As a tribute to the residence’s past ladders are added to each room giving the home an interesting appeal.
It’s not just old barns and factories that can be revamped into creative homes. Even unused public libraries can be renovated into stunning homes. Located in Sellwood this elegant home was once a library that was remodeled and revamped to meet the needs of a modern urban family.
It seems like structures from the 1800s have plenty of takers as this old Water Tower in originally built in 1877 now plays host to a stunning contemporary home that offers some amazing views of this cosmopolitan city. and added a sleek and audacious ‘glass box’ to the original structure that houses the living area on the lower level and four spacious bedrooms on the upper level. The interior is kept simple and minimal with white dominating the landscape.
Spread across the real showstopper here is the refreshing pool and the garden outside that offers complete privacy and a chance to spend some lovely evenings outside taking in the many sights and sounds. Elegant relaxed and comfy the understated elegance of Villa Oasis will bowl you over with ease and you will soon be longing to return to Biarritz for another magical vacation in France!
While the grand cabin has an exceptional style of its own the beautiful use of natural stone reclaimed wood cowhide-covered decor and other plush textures brings in that unmistakable rustic vibe. Yet the presence of large sliding glass doors brings an element of modernity and connects the spacious lower-level living area with the carefully crafted outdoor living space. The line between the two is instantly blurred as you would find yourself spending more time around the outdoor fireplace while the star-studded sky takes over each evening!