Collection by Andrea Smith

Modern Split-Level Interiors


These homes embraced (or re-created) the odd architectural character of split-level designs. Explore these one-of-a-kind interiors.

After a day in the office downstairs, Michael Bellemo and Cat Macleod congregate on their bleacher-like steps with...
A half flight of stairs connects the main living area and the den.
Many of Vandemoortele’s objects were collected on her travels around the world, including an antique Japanese screen, a...
This office is up one flight of stairs from the ground floor, but still down half a level from Braver's library (seen...
A bright-orange polyurethane coating rescues the dugout from any suggestion of darkness or dinginess.
Ray Kappe relaxes in the central living space, which offers views onto other shared family zones.
Patterns for the tinted glass blocks were created digitally by Cloud9.
A good dose of Barragán—turned a dark and beleaguered mid-century house into a family home for the ages.