114 Outdoor Back Yard Grass Large Patio, Porch, Deck Design Photos And Ideas

The architects chose a swivel fireplace so the family can flexibly use it indoors or outdoors.
Paving with a jagged edge connects the living room to the pool in the northeast section.
Outdoor living is enhanced by a professionally landscaped yard on just over half an acre of land. This space also includes an Gunite pool, a mahogany deck patio, and an outdoor dining area.
"Through its translucency, the curtain offers a counterpoint of exposure or enclosure depending on how light falls on it, enabling alternate diurnal qualities," says Gibson.
The deep veranda, where a living lounge and outdoor dining area are located, reduces the amount of direct sunlight entering the house, which helps protect the fit-outs, furniture, and fabrics from weathering in the strong Australian sun.
They wanted their new home to better connect with the surrounding garden site, and include a sheltered outdoor space that would allow them to dine comfortably outdoors even in the hot summer months.
Gibson opened up the interiors to create an "engawa," an edging strip of non-tatami matted flooring in Japanese architecture, that he then enclosed in a steel mesh curtain.
A marble plinth filled with sand elevates the house, while also creating drywells to accept stormwater runoff.
Though the fire pit was “kind of an after-thought,” says Hannah, the family uses it year-round. “In the spring and fall, it warms you up on cool nights, and in the summer, it just adds ambience.”
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Behind the home, a glade facing northeast offers a protected outdoor oasis set within the rainforest ridge with a magnesium-filtered, above-ground pool.
The back is now a clean expanse of steel and glass, with folding doors by Trade Glaze giving wide access to the outdoors. The table by SCAB Design and IKEA chairs were found, like most of the furnishings, via closing sales and secondhand websites.
The west patio
The home rests on a 40-acre property in Healdsburg, a quaint town in California's winemaking region.
A patio provides space for al fresco dining.
The huge backyard has a newly added "rec room" and multiple entertaining areas.
The deck and pergola appear to be a natural extension of the home.
The roof's overhang also employs paneled Siberian larch.
Like the interior, the exterior massing is a composition of overlapping rectilinear volumes and planes, albeit at a larger scale.
The shaded pool cabana shares the backside of the living room's dual fireplace.
The pool area was designed for outdoor entertaining.
The original residence had its living areas located on the rendered precast first floor, which sits atop a base of external clinker brick planes.
Insulated glass was used for the floor to ceiling windows.
The first C faces a mountain range on the horizon, and receives the afternoon soon.
The studio seen in the backgroud here, is adjacent to the home.
An extension of the living space is an outdoor pool and lawn.
The pool area also features an outdoor kitchen.
The home wraps around a protected courtyard
In addition to the beautiful setting, guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and swimming pool, and local activities such as golf and surfing.
The curvilinear lines and caned wicker seats of the Arlington collection reference British colonial style. Man-made wicker offers an authentic caned look with all the benefits of a modern material.
An outdoor kitchen, green lawn and pool makes the rear-yard the perfect spot of outdoor soirees.
The Pavilion has plenty of cozy seating, a cast concrete fireplace, and a sound system.
The outdoor benefits from ceiling fans to help circulate the air and keep things cool.
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The expansive grassy lawns features several ponds, fountains, native greenery, and even a tea house.
The outdoor entertaining space includes a shuffleboard court and built-in outdoor seating area complete with a fireplace and barbecue.
A spacious outdoor deck with a path that leads down to the lake.
The pool stretches across a rolling lawn that ends at the foot of the wooded mountains.
Herman and van Gass chose only natural materials like glass, steel, and stone, and designed the house to harvest its own water supply.
The steel frame and low profile with expanses of glass calls to mind the style of Mies van der Rohe.
Since the front door is located in the exterior wall, residents first enter a vast garden before reaching the gable roof house.

Whether it's a backyard patio, an infinity pool, or a rooftop terrace, these modern outdoor spaces add to the richness of daily life. Escape into nature, or get lost in city views. Wherever you are, let these outdoor photos take you somewhere new with inspirational ideas for yards, gardens, outdoor tubs and showers, patios, porches, and decks.