281 Exterior Mid Century House Design Photos And Ideas

The octagonal master bedroom juts out over the garden.
The exterior is surrounded by lush greenery.
The home at dusk.
The grand entrance to Woods Cove Retreat welcomes the homeowners and guests.
LDA	and	Graham	Architecture's approach to Woods Cove Retreat was to honor	the	character	of the original structure	while	focusing on maintaining privacy	and	functionality	for	this	busy	family of	four.
The deceptively simple design makes it a well-recognized masterpiece of midcentury design.
Nestled into its Laurel Canyon location, the home overlooks a shallow rectangular pool.
The home is like stepping into a time capsule.
The well-preserved midcentury home sits on a half-acre lot near the Knollwood Country Club in Granada Hills. The lot features a gorgeous outdoor space that includes a sprawling lawn, a covered patio, and a swimming pool and spa.
The outdoor space has been landscaped with synthetic turf, as well as drought-tolerant plants.
In Portland's leafy Mt. Tabor neighborhood, this renovation project involved modern upgrades to a midcentury-modern home.
A new 50-years cedar shake roof with copper flashing was installed just last year.
The flattop Eichler at dusk.
The home's elegant post-and-beam construction as seen from the exterior.
The home has been professionally landscaped with native drought-resistant plants.
Wood paneling provides a pop of contrast on the front side of the home. The two-car garage is to the left.
A view of the home at night.
The post-and-beam construction was designed for indoor/outdoor living and has been perfectly preserved over the years, with only two owners.
The Gardiner House is an authentic midcentury gem nestled into the Hollywood Hills.
The post-and-beam construction has a dramatic carport entrance which showcases the home's clean, midcentury lines.
An aerial view.
The property's former Spanish hacienda-style, red-tile roof has been replaced with a contemporary metal one as part of the renovation.
The home sits on a 16,000-square-foot lot which has been beautifully landscaped with rows of cacti and palm trees.
Set on a half-acre lot, this updated 1963 midcentury home is located in the heart of La Cañada Flintridge in the Los Angeles area.
The front gate opens to the inner courtyard.
The front of the home features a privacy wall and a peek at the pleated roofline.
The front door has been painted yellow for a playful pop of color.
The classic post-and-beam construction is highlighted on the exterior.
Solid post-and-beam construction gives the home a classic midcentury profile.
The property at dusk.
The David and Gladys Wright House is considered FLW’s last residential masterpiece.
A view of the guest house, which is included in the sale.
A look at the circular courtyards.
The meticulously landscaped front yard is low maintenance and features drought tolerant plants and a sprinkler system.
Breuer's statement butterfly roof makes an appearance here at the Lauck House. Large glazing along the southern facade welcomes winter sun. Extended overhangs provide shade in the summer, while still allowing a visual connection to the grounds.
Lake/Front view showing living room windows surround.
The five bedroom, five bathroom home is sited on over half an acre of land, and sits adjacent to a local golf course. The owners have installed solar panels on the roof.
A view of the home's exterior from the backyard. Here, you can see the lower level which features laundry and an additional bedroom.
A bright orange door adds a pop of color to the home.
The rectilinear, modernist home features expansive glazing and blurs the lines between the indoors and outdoors.
Beautifully renovated, the home has excellent curb appeal with low maintenance landscaping.
The property features architecture that has been described as Third Bay Tradition—a 1960s Bay Area midcentury-modern style that can be seen in some of the wood-paneled residences in Sea Ranch, the exclusive Sonoma County seaside community.
The structure is an updated showcase of midcentury modern architecture.
Clean lines and a sleek black exterior welcome you to this North Highland Park hilltop home.
Back House
Located on a 2.6-acre lot, the residence is set far back from the street for privacy and is set adjacent to the Reed-Turner Woodland Preserve.

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