Gorgeous modern homes are constantly taking shape all across the planet and Faro Portugal is a location where one would expect to find quite a few of them. One of the more popular holiday destinations of Europe the region’s mild weather and lovely beaches make it an absolute dream. The designed by Groupo Dunaplana not only charms with its spacious interiors and the luxurious lifestyle it also promises all the delights of Portugal’s most visited province — the Faro District.
Extensive use of glass in the form of sliding floor-to-ceiling windows also offers for visual connectivity with the gorgeous garden in the back. Stylish pendant lighting and plush décor in darker hues offer a pleasant contrast to the white walls present throughout.
While the side of the facade facing the street is clad in stone so as to keep away prying eyes the residence opens up to the backyard thanks to the extravagant use of glass. Exquisite floor-to-ceiling glass windows ensure that the huge deck space and the pool are always visually connected with the living area.
Our last featured upcycled silo home is not made from a silo that holds grain. In fact this home was designed from a silo used to hold oil. Introducing the Oil Silo Home designed by PinkCloud.dk. The concept for this home involves recycling oil silos and turning them into affordable housing. Below we see the home envisioned with the help of a variety of software programs.
The bedroom features a bed that’s suspended from the ceiling and built-in shelving is the perfect destination for interesting finds that add character and style.
Apart from a sporadic touch of color the house largely sticks to a semi-minimalist approach. If you have €850000 and change to spare then you could call the fabulous Vilamoura House in Faro your own!
The unabated views of Washington Lake Mt. Rainier and North Cascades defined the way the house was conceived. Adding to this gorgeous natural setting is the use of water features inside the home to create an ambient atmosphere.