Museumo modernized space pod for hip travelers

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Museumotel was originally designed in 1966 by architect Pascal Hausermann for hotelier M. Thierry as a cluster of 9 domed white bungalows that look like space pods crossed with hobbit holes, plopped down in the wooded landscape of northeastern France. Originally called “Motel de l’Eau Vive”, the hotel was very successful, but the ensuing years […]

Rustic-chic farmhouse in the South of France

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This ancient farmhouse of pheasants in the South of France has been beautifully transformed by interior designer Elizabeth López-Quesada. Green meadows and paths of lime trees and chestnuts surround the cabin, whose exterior is composed of eucalyptus wood and cedar shingles. The spectacular garden is comprised of roses, hydrangeas, oaks and jasmine, designed by landscape […]

Beautiful Provencal villa with panoramic views

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Bastide Vallat is a recently renovated beautifully landscaped property with its own kitchen garden and a field of lavenders in the middle of Luberon in Provence, France. The grounds feature panoramic views of cherry trees, vines and the sweeping countryside. On the entrance to the main house via the large courtyard there is a living […]

Charming and cozy French Provence villa

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Villa Cecile is nestled in a quiet residential neighborhood surrounded by a pine forest and a wonderful garden courtyard in Provence, France. It has a large living room that opens onto a sprawling terrace and swimming pool, a wood stove, open lounge area, fully equipped and spacious kitchen and four bedrooms with four bathrooms. The […]

Sensational French chalet in St Martin de Belleville

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Chalet Beranger has been designed by French designer and interior architect Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance in St Martin de Belleville, France. Far from the geometric construction methods of a traditional chalet, the interior architecture of this 5,704 square foot (530 square meters) three-storey family home is a domestic landscape whose forms emerge from the ground like small […]

Tastefully renovated residence in Marseilles

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Located by the beaches of the Prado in Marseilles, France this former smallholding flanked by a stable was renovated in three steps by French architect Maurice Padovani. At the very end of the nineties, the young family setting up on the first floor gladly agreed to the two children sharing the same room for a […]

Magnificent chalet in the Swiss Alps

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Situated in the exclusive ski resort area Courchevel, in the Swiss Alps of France, this beautiful newly built chalet will seduce you with its magnificent location and contemporary design. The chalet is a wonderful mix of modern living and entertaining spaces, together with great access to the slopes. You will fall in love the moment […]

The Front and Back Apartment in Paris

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This unique residence we are bringing to you today is situated in Paris, France, entitled the ‘Front and Back’ apartment by architecture studio h2o architectes. The dwelling was designed for a young Parisian advertising executive who is also an avid collector of comic strips. He desired to live in a fresh environment that is both […]

Rural shabby chic in Provence

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Rural shabby chic, warm are the strong points of this gorgeous home in Provence, France. Owned by an English antiques dealer, Josephine Ryan the restored abandoned village house is filled with beautiful details from her shop. The home had been uninhabited for a long time and required hard work and imagination. The result is inspired […]

A floating bedroom in a cleverly designed studio

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A floating bedroom, what a novel idea! The house is staged as a floating island suspended from the ceiling, an amazing transformation of a former artist’s studio in Montrouge, in the suburbs of Paris. With an area of 538 square feet (50 meters square), every square inch has been efficiently designed by ECDM Architects. From […]