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Dream Homes Texas: An Exclusive Showcase of Finest

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We’ll be checking your site for a possible future home!” “It was a pleasure to work with you all. With their porticos and domes dominating small-town courthouse squares, many present an enriched Beaux-Arts character reflecting the attitude that architecture combines the artistic with the scientific and engineering side of construction, and that public architecture, such as a courthouse, provides an opportunity to demonstrate the taste of a community.

A Thousand Days of Magic: Dressing Jacqueline Kennedy for

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The Palladian layout had already been established when the up-and-coming Scottish architect Robert Adam was asked to take over the project in 1760 by the owner, Sir Nathaniel Curzon. With BIG IDEAS we feel we can close the gap and really make our interest in product design a literal extension of our efforts in architecture. To celebrate their structural ingenuity, here are 10 of the world’s most amazing modern theaters, concert halls and civic centers.

House of Oracles: A Huang Yong Ping Retrospective

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Get your FREE Trial Issue of Old House Journal and 2 FREE gifts. The cost of this splendid building is stated at considerably more than 100,000l. Log gazebo with massive stone fireplace, built in outdoor kitchen and wine chiller—all set. They selected a suitable site - on hilltops in summer to capture the breeze, and in winter on the leeward side of valleys, just above the base where flash floods could occur. Part of the house – garage and auxiliary areas – is buried, allowing the designers to 're-introduce native vegetation on the natural terrain'.

The Chateaux of France

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Headquartered on Bali, Indonesia, Image Bali International Architects & Associates remains as a qualified designer consultant which have been very well known widely. People seek us out with that in mind, to be away from it all but close enough to enjoy all the fun adventure the La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano area has to offer. Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright from 1916-1922, the Imperial Hotel of Tokyo, Japan was commissioned to bridge the divide between the Western and Eastern worlds.

Partial to Home (Photographers at Work)

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The 830 000 sq ft highrise combines the density of the American skyscraper with the communal space of the European courtyard, offering 709 residential units with a lush 22 000 sq ft garden at the heart of the building. And these don’t need to be operable windows. In 1933, the Palmer House converted the golden Empire Dining Room into what would become one of the nation’s leading “supper clubs.” A showcase for the world’s biggest names in show business for the next four decades, the Empire Room was the favorite Windy City stage of entertainers including Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland, Ella Fitzgerald, Harry Belafonte, and Louis Armstrong – just to name a few.

The House of the Raja: Splendour and Desolation in

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Including the latest addition, nine rooms have been completed altogether, with the possibility of more to come. By submitting your details, you'll also receive emails from Time Inc. If a piece is welded it was made after 1920. I believe that architecture has the power to inspire, to elevate the spirit, to feed both the mind and the body. In the sleeping block the private quarters are organized by level, with the children’s area extending from the basement to the first floor and the master suite functions encompassing the second and third floors.

Farm: The Vernacular Tradition of Working Buildings

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In its many years, the inn has retained much of its original architecture and colonial charm. Yabeen.com is a meeting point for those who are searching for the best solution to build a home and the people who can help them to achieve their goals. The City Hall facade and most of the building looks much the same today as when it was completed in 1957. Architectural drawings began as pieces of art rather than the detail-oriented blueprints they have become today.

Labradorable: Labradors at home, at large, and at play

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Inside, the Finca … Leis is a hamlet of several old wooden chalets, a white chapel and a small restaurant, located in the mountains above Vals in Graubünden. The result is a thoroughly modern and luxurious interpretation of Gilded Age grandeur in the Berkshires. The owners actually wanted to build a bungalow, but due to the building regulations this … Above a lake near the village of Traunkirchen, in the Austrian Salzkammergut region, you will find two cubes of wood and glass neatly nestled into the hillside.

In Innocence of Beauty

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All content on this web site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons and images are copyright protected and are the property of Historic Gordonsville, Inc or its respective copyright and trademark holders. Whether you tour downtown or a neighborhood, our expert docent guides will tell you the stories behind the buildings. Among the cheap hotels, special reference should be made to the Arundel on the Embankment, at the foot of Arundel-street, Strand, but is of very little use to look for rooms there, unless bespoken beforehand.

The A.G. Gaston Motel in Birmingham: A Civil Rights Landmark

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In July 2002 the property caught the interest of the well-known South Florida builder J. Superior design results in superior performance. Please note that crawling of this site is prohibited. Art Nouveau in Hungary or Szecesszió is a blend of several architectural styles, with a focus on Hungary's eastern origins. 400 South Main Street, Gordonsville VA 22942 The website for HGI Exchange Hotel is powered by Joomla and hosted by BlueHost, Inc.