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Large windows pulls views of the landscape indoors to create an immersive experience in the open-plan living spaces.
Artwork by Ukrainian artist Artem Prut.
Dining chairs by Billani W.
Frattino table by Miniforms.
The dining area features an 'Oracle' pendant by Christopher Boots, as well as a painting by Joshua Yeldham.
Large walls of glass let plenty of natural light and views into the expanded home.
Black-framed, custom windows by Euro Vinyl are chic frames to the outdoors.
The kitchen is bursting with art including a triptych from Jeremiah Maddock.
The banquette-style dining area features a built-in table and plush, leather seating.
Water is sourced from local springs and waterfalls, and is then heated with a gas boiler.
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This room features wallpaper by Fornasetti for Cole&Son, a wall lamp Grillo by Petite Friture, a custom-made table-top in marble-effect laminate by Abet Laminati (sitting on legs by Hay), chairs by Hubsch, vases by Spotti, resin on parquet floor by Rezina, and a suspended lamp Formakami by &Tradition.
A magnificent corner sliding door unit opens up to expand the home to an outdoor deck.  “When you walk in and look at the mountains, the beauty is overwhelming,” adds Pam.
Eames DSW Molded Fiberglass chairs surround the dining table made of local wood and constructed by the owners.
Bettei Otozure in Nagato, Japan
Full-height glazing ushers in incredible views of the hills to the south.
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Wood floor and the Industrial metal open glass home facade bring light and balance to the space connecting the interior with the exterior landscape of South Pasadena / Highland Park
The design is inspired by the crafts of fishing and boating. In fact, the bar’s bottle display acts as a nod to lobster cages, while the lanterns draw inspiration from old-school, hand-blown fish floaters. The cobalt color found throughout the space takes cues from the Mediterranean Sea’s deep blue hue, and the banquettes are a riff on the Star Ferry’s seating as they flip from one side to the other.
Dining
The Library, which serves as a dining room at the inn, was given a bold color scheme. The walls and paneling were painted in Farrow & Ball’s Stiffkey Blue, and the ceiling was given a lighter shade. The Dallas Chandelier from Arteriors adds a sleek, contemporary edge to the space.
The most hands-on part of the inn’s facelift happened in the bar and adjacent lounge area, where the front desk was removed and the bar was elongated. A new bar-back was constructed out of wood shelving and supported by copper piping.
An informal eating space sits beneath the stair and next to the kitchen.
White oak tongue-and-groove flooring was used throughout the interior spaces.
In a separate wing, the residents enjoy a private TV-room and dining area.
All the furniture was purchased from IKEA.
Floor-to-ceiling windows offer sweeping views of the surrounding mountains, with interesting views from every angle.
The rear garden looks into the kitchen and dining space right through the internal courtyard and beyond.
OSB board was mainly used for the interior walls of all the buildings.
The kitchen is off the dining area and opens to it with a retractable door and window.
The dining room has the sense of being in a glass-enclosed structure in the woods.
Aplomb Suspension Lamps hang above the dining table, which is set above a custom area rug by the client's interior design firm. Sally, one of the cats, is seen here.
A vintage dining table built of reclaimed 18th-century English floorboards is combined with Donghia's Anziano chairs, which is a modern take on the ancient Greek Klismos chair.
When the sliding panels in the master bedroom are recessed, the opening allows natural light and views to flow unobstructed through the home.
From the dining room, the owners look out towards the large stone fireplace framed by trees.
Dining Room & Kitchen
A wall of bookshelves with a library ladder enriches the sitting area.
In the homeowners' previous beach cottage, they had a table by the window from which they could talk to neighbors on the street. The architects made sure to recreate that here. "An important aspect of this room is its direct and engaging relationship with the streetscape and the important social aspect of communicating with people passing by on foot," say the architects.
The white polycarbonate structure functions as a more protected version of a porch. Timber battens provide shading and cross ventilation. "In this case, the building is entirely clad in a triple skin, translucent polycarbonate cladding system with the inner skin entirely clad with timber battens," say the architects. "This space provides cool, shaded, ventilated space in summer (doors open) and a warm, passively heated space in winter (doors closed)."
The use of different woods and textures contrast beautifully with one another.
"We maximized natural lighting, ventilation, and contact with the outdoors in all environments, which sometimes open onto the street at the height of the treetops, or opens onto an outdoor area with a tropical garden," explains the architects.
The dining area leads to the kitchen which sits behind a grand wooden pocket-door, allowing the space to be closed off as needed.
The predominately timber palette carries over into the Quantum custom-made triple-glazed casement windows framed with unfinished, reclaimed Redwood on the exterior and Douglas Fir, finished in clear lacquer, on the interior.
Plenty of nooks and alcoves provide intimate spaces within a relatively large house.
Shane came to the project with a "lifetime of ideas," he says, although the prospect of taking on an entire property's renovation was daunting. He kept the kitchen simple and used drywall and oak for much of the detailing.
Aspects of the original building were left exposed.
In the dining room, a marble-topped Saarinen table is surrounded with pink Eames chairs.
The interior walls are sealed in Rubio Monocoat oil finishes.

The modern dining room is where the universal ritual of breaking bread brings us together. The projects below showcase elegant configurations and designs that encompass chairs and tables, bars and stools, lighting, flooring, and fireplaces.