Modern Home Designed to Celebrate Wine Country Views

With wide-open living spaces and expansive windows affording panoramic views of California wine country, this modern, custom home designed by Gregg De Meza embraces its natural setting for the best indoor/outdoor living experience.

Photo By: Gregg De Meza

Photo By: Gregg De Meza

Photo By: Gregg De Meza

Photo By: Gregg De Meza

Photo By: Gregg De Meza

Photo By: Gregg De Meza

Photo By: Gregg De Meza

Photo By: Gregg De Meza

Photo By: Gregg De Meza

Native Stone Creates Lovely, Natural Foyer

A fieldstone wall continues from the exterior of this contemporary California home to the interior foyer, literally bringing the outside in. The 24-inch walls are built from stones gathered on the site, embracing the home's wine country setting and fulfilling the owners' desire for indoor-outdoor living.

A Comfortable, Modern Living Space

This contemporary California living room offers a comfy spot for friends and family to gather. Glass walls provide an uninterrupted view of the fieldstone wall in the space beyond, while mahogany paneling adds warmth and coziness. The angular, modern sofa is by B&B Italia.

Living Room for Modern Family

Warm mahogany paneling adds to the comfort of this contemporary living space, built to take maximum advantage of its Northern California views. Furnishings and lighting are by Caterina Spies-Reece of CSR Design. The angular, modern sofa is from B&B Italia.

Modern Living Room Brings Outdoors In

With its massive windows and careful orientation, this contemporary California home is designed to take maximum advantage of its wine country setting. Warm wood paneling and cool concrete floors create a lovely contrast. A neutral rug anchors the modern furnishings, creating a nice space to talk, read and relax.

Kitchen at Heart of Contemporary House

Cabinetry and workspace in this contemporary California kitchen floats in the center of the room, maintaining balance and proportion with the home's open footprint and soaring ceilings. A fabric ceiling system by Eurospan conceals lighting and sound systems. Honduran mahogany paneling is a cool counterpart to the concrete floors and adds warmth.

A Warm, Modern Kitchen in Wine Country

With broad windows and soaring ceilings, this contemporary California kitchen is designed to maximize light and outdoor views. A fabric ceiling system by Eurospan conceals lighting and sound systems, and a copper fireplace surround and Honduran mahogany paneling add warmth.

Clean Lines, Soft Colors in Master Suite

A built-in partition encompasses a headboard, increases storage space and establishes balance and proportion in this contemporary master retreat. The room's soft palette, including the natural woodwork and acid-etched glass in the en-suite bath, give the space an ethereal feel. The modern chair is from Room & Board.

Master Bath Offers Indoor-Outdoor Living

With the glass doors open, the owners of this California master retreat get the feel of bathing outdoors. Custom acid-etched glass doors surround the shower and toilet, contributing to the room's open, airy feel. Limestone flooring and water-hued glass tile bring the space a spa-like feel.

A Light, Modern and Spa-Like Master Retreat

Acid-etched glass encloses the shower and the toilet in this contemporary master bathroom, providing privacy without disrupting the room's open, airy footprint. A floor-mounted faucet fills the freestanding tub. Custom casework is light and natural, in keeping with the space's spa-like feel.

Wine Country Home Embraces Setting

Glass walls offer a view of the richly paneled interior of this contemporary home. Situated in Northern California's wine country, the house embraces its surroundings and is sited to take full advantage of the panoramic views. Its 24-inch walls are built from fieldstone that was gathered on the site.