Case in point: this house in Atlanta started its life as a 1930s Federal style house, but in recent years it was totally renovated (taken down to the studs) and transformed into a Neoclassical masterpiece. Baker, landscape architecture Alec Michaelides of Land Plus.
(Photo credit: Things That Inspire)Another home whose architectural appearance and color palette has immense appeal to me is the personal home of designer (and attorney) Ty Larkins, whose home appeared in the December issue of House Beautiful.
They are not old, but they have interesting shape and character.
I love the texture that they give to the exterior of Lori’s home. I often walk my dog in this area, and was shocked one day to see what had been a red brick house was suddenly painted white (Benjamin Moore Ballet White –OC 9; the shutters are Benjamin Moore 977 Brandon beige – the colors were selected by Rodolfo and interior designer Jessica Bradley).
Any Shutze experts out there who could answer this for us?Red brick does not seem to go well together with a French style house, so I researched painted brick.I love this picture from In Atlanta, it is very common to see what was formerly a red brick house updated to make it look more European.He also noted that he has used it on homes where the clients want the monolithic look and appearance of stucco, but prefer to use brick.).You can see the forms of the bricks quite clearly, but there seems to be something smooth over the bricks.This home, in a lovely enclave in the heart of Buckhead, was the Southern Accents Showhouse in the early 2000s, and was designed by Greg Palmer of ).