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Gorgeous modern farmhouse style home in Illinois delights the senses

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This gorgeous modern farmhouse style home was designed by Torch Architecture in collaboration with M House Development, located in Naperville, Illinois. This home encompasses 3,400 square feet of living space with four bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms. The farmhouse is approximately 54′ wide by 45′ deep plus a 13′ x 13′ three seasons room off the […]

Gorgeous 1920s English Cotswold home gets exquisite update in Chicago

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This classic 1927 English Cotswold home was completely redesigned by Michael Abraham Architecture, located in Hinsdale, a western suburb of Chicago, Illinois. Ideally sited on a corner lot, this gorgeous home was originally built by famed architect R. Harold Zook. The entire residence was taken down to the studs and updated to today’s modern standards. The property […]

Modern interpretation of a traditional Tudor style house on Lake Michigan

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Morgante Wilson Architects recently completed the design of this gorgeous modern lake house located in Wilmette, a village in New Trier Township, Cook County, Illinois. This home offers “a clean-lined interpretation of traditional Tudor style on the front exterior that blends beautifully into its North Shore neighborhood,” the architects explained.” The house reveals an almost entirely glass-lined, […]

Multi-level townhouse in Chicago showcases urban-chic interiors

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This contemporary multi-level townhouse was designed by Morgante Wilson Architects, located on a busy street corner in Chicago, Illinois. The townhouse transitions from ground-floor utility-oriented living spaces to more intimate living areas. The levels can be accessed either by elevator or sculptural staircase. Curved glass and storage-secreting, sliding, walnut-paneled walls are just two of this home’s architecturally […]

Shingle style home in Illinois features interiors with understated elegance

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This rambling shingle style home was designed by Morgante Wilson Architects, located in Barrington, a suburban village in Lake County, Illinois. The homeowners requested a large kid friendly family home suitable for entertaining. The architects thoughtfully designed this transitional style residence with privacy and functionality and timeless details in-mind. For the interior living spaces, the architects focused on […]

A modern yet inviting three-story home in Lincoln Park, Chicago

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A newly built three-story home for a family of five offers spacious and luminous interiors by Kathryn Quinn Architects, located in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. The family had previously resided in a town home across the street, when the property became available, they made the the conscious decision that is was time to upsize their […]

Sleek and sexy industrial style urban loft showcases Chicago skyline views

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An urban loft in Chicago, Illinois underwent an incredible renovation, contrived by taking two old apartments, gutting them and merging them into one beautiful space. With voluminous ceilings and immense windows this loft transformation was completed by Chicago-based firm JamesThomas Interiors. The timber loft building was once used for commercial purposes, so the designers left the […]

Striking modern home set in a deep ravine overlooking Lake Michigan

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This spectacular two-story modern home was designed by Robbins Architecture, nestled atop a deep ravine along Lake Michigan, in Glencoe, Illinois. The architects devised this home with expansive walls of glass to maximize views of the beauty and drama of the surrounding landscape. “An intermittent pattern of carefully composed windows within a limestone-paneled wall creates both a […]

Family house gets a beautiful contemporary renovation in Lincoln Park

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This beautiful four story family house underwent a contemporary renovation by Studio Gild, located in the area of Lincoln Park, Chicago, Illinois. Comprised of 6,800 square feet, the interiors were completely re-designed, with a full gut renovation of the kitchen, bathrooms, all the fireplaces and the stairs. Taking five months to complete, the home had a time-pressing deadline due to […]