434 Living Room Bench Design Photos And Ideas

The homeowners are avid readers, and built-in book storage and reading nooks cater to their lifestyle, adding warmth to the interiors.
Living room: with oak herringbone floor, custom made 5 meter long tv-bench made of birch plywood. Treated with natural soap and osmo wax. Dining table also made of same materials with doubled 18 mm plywood glued together and added brass details. By creating an open space plan, the living room looks more spacious with the natural light added. LED lighting on the transition of wall/ceiling and on the tv bench.
Fireplace Detail w/ Custom Hinged Screen
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Floors have been covered by a thick coat of white paint.
Traditional Santorini cave houses usually have long, deep floor plans with narrow facades, but with this house, the architects inverted the proportions to created a slender, rectangular plan with a 33-feet long glazed façade that opens the interiors to the pool terrace, sea views.
The program includes an open plan living, dining and kitchen, a bedroom, and two bathrooms.
A lavish, velvet-upholstered red sofa in the living room.
Wilson transformed the interior of this 1974 airstream so it could be used for a variety of purposes, such as a dressing room for Iggy Pop and Beck during the Project Pabst Music Festival in Portland, Oregon.
The living room is designed as an elevated U-shaped sitting lounge. This space is surrounded by windows that draw in plenty of natural light.
There is plenty of built-in storage and shelves for books along the walls.
Between the garden courtyard and sheltered decks that lead out to a pool is an internal living wing. Here, the slope of the timber clad has been carefully placed to provide shelter from the common high winds.
Pegs slot into holes in the white laminate wall to support shelf units.
From the living room wall, a panel folds down to reveal a bookshelf, while also forming a table.
Slim, white, brise soleil-like beams run along the length of the ceiling in the mid-section of the apartment.
In the main living area are built-in platforms with storage spaces and niches that can be filled with padding to create sofas or beds.
This reading nook offers a calm environment to rest and relax.
The gray-blue siding continues from the exterior to the interior to reinforce the seamless indoor-outdoor experience. The Callen chair and ottoman are from Room and Board.
Sutherland opened the second story and converted it into a loft, which matches the ample seating below.
Extensive glazing provides ample natural light and panoramic views of the surrounding scenery.
A banquette wraps around two sides of this living room, where artwork by Sydney artist Sonny Day on a hinged panel hides the entertainment systems.
The 4,312-square-foot home is spread over multiple levels.
Modern Danish design has informed the minimalist interior, which is dressed in cozy fabrics and a muted natural palette.
In this view of the living room, the landscaped courtyard is visible. "External spaces become an extension of living zones, maximizing the usable area of the site and contributing to the sense of generosity of space," the architects explain.
The extensive glass walls are composed of sliding panels in order to create complete indoor/outdoor flow with the courtyards on either side. "The two main courtyards are oriented to maximize morning sunlight into the home and permit cross ventilation," note the architects.
The glass addition wraps a tiled courtyard with a slim lap pool that is bordered on the other side with another landscaped courtyard.
Designed with a simple floor plan, the doors and corridors were kept to a minimum, and rooms were strategically located to ensure privacy. Intimate seating nooks interspersed throughout the house offer pockets of private spaces for rest and retreat.
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Natural light and wood features connect the existing living area to the addition.
From the main room, passageways lead to the bedroom and bathroom.
Glass vases by Michael Ruh, and ceramic vases by Daniel Reynolds, both for The New Craftsmen.
The cabinetry in the kitchen flows into the living area. Here, the dining table can be linked and extended to accommodate up to 12 guests.
Within the largest of the three buildings is an open-plan living area and bedroom that’s separated by a bathroom and utility area.
A close-up detail of the striking material connection between timber and concrete.
The garden room has a built-in bench and free-standing fireplace. This area works as overflow for the adjacent kitchen, which allows people to see the cook in action, yet still lounge. The living room is a bit more removed, located just two concrete steps away.
Sutherland opened the second story and converted it into a loft, which matches the ample seating below.
Original wood features mix with airy daybeds at the front of the property.
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Wein House - Besonías Almeida arquitectos
The living room.
Main living room view.
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When Studio Tack was brought on to revive the 1960s structure, they set out to showcase the history and charm of the property—but to do it through a modern lens. They preserved the eccentricities that make the property so special, but brought it into the modern world with fresh new furnishings, updated materials, and a relaxed, bohemian vibe.
The living room features stunning views of the infinity pool and beyond.
Walls of glass create a seamless flow—integrating the home into its surroundings.
Pederson locally sourced the El Dorado tile arranged in a 3D pattern for the fireplace and entrance wall.
Expansive windows have been installed to flood the house with sunlight and capture sweeping views of the park outside.
Overhead storage and wall cabinetry were removed to make the interior more spacious.

The modern living room is one of the busiest spots in the house. It is where family and friends alike gather to share stories, watch movies, read, and unwind. As you'll find in the projects below, there are endless ways to configure a fresh living space with modern options for chairs and sofas, sectionals, end and coffee tables, bookcases, benches, and more. Innovative fireplaces add a touch of warmth.