Designers maximized the stylishness of this space by using green technology and the home's infrastructure to conceal some of the home's less attractive features. To bring the fireplace into the space, designers used an eco-smart, ethanol fireplace that requires no venting or special accommodations, giving the home the warmth and elegance of a fireplace without needing to vent it to the outside. Then, HVAC ducts were hidden behind the faux chimney and plasma TV.
This beautiful walk-in closet is custom-made with elegant Sycamore cabinets and luscious Calcutta marble countertops. In the center of the space, there is a Sycamore drawer tower topped with Calcutta marble, which adds storage to the space. Next to the window, a large makeup table overlooks the Boston Commons and takes advantage of the natural light that pours in from the outside.
Just off the living room a library beckons. With cozy furniture and plenty of natural light, this space is perfect for enjoying a book. With new, modern barn doors, the library space can be closed off to create a private reading nook or they can be left open to incorporate the library into the entertaining space.
The media room in this space does triple duty as a media room, an office and a guest bedroom. In this corner of the space, a stylish, modern desk is neatly situated to provide the homeowners the perfect place to work. Open shelving runs the perimeter of the room, making books and necessities easily accessible while working, while a large window wall allows in plenty of natural light and gives the homeowners beautiful views of the Boston Commons below.
To maintain the neutral color palette throughout the home, designers added bleached white oak display shelves and white matte cabinets to the sitting area. Across from this vignette, a laundry room is concealed in a hidden corner of this space, making the most of the home's square footage
To achieve an open floor plan in this pie-shaped condominium, designers removed walls to give a clear line of sight to the public spaces in the home, creating a spacious and open downtown entertaining space. To maintain the stylish, modern design, HVAC vents were concealed in the columns in the space, keeping the home functional and sophisticated.
A wet bar rests in the back of the living space. This bar has bleached walnut cabinets and a marble countertop to keep the space feeling modern and sophisticated, but to make this area really pop, designers added a honey onyx backsplash with back lighting and floating star fire glass shelves, allowing this to be the focal point of the room, illuminating the living space.
This masculine media room is fully clad in walnut cabinets that give the space a comfortable, yet truly modern feel. This sophisticated space doubles as a guest bedroom, with a Murphy bed that folds down out of the wall, adding extra functionality to this room.
In the dining area of this modern home, walnut cabinets provide extra storage to the space, as well as a place to mount a flat screen television. Modern, mint green chairs add a pop of color and personality to the sophisticated space.
The elegance of this modern kitchen is highlighted by the sculptural range hood, marble backsplash and waterfall countertops. These elegant features help to accentuate the beautiful views of the Boston cityscape that spreads out beneath the condo.
To create a mudroom, designers moved the back entrance of the home to create a place for storage. Each cubby was custom build to make the most of the previously useless space that had once contained plumbing and utilities for this and other units.
Just off the master bedroom, the master bathroom completes this home's en suite. Custom bleached oak cabinetry complements the wood barn doors in the master bedroom and throughout the house, while durable, white, quartz countertops keep the space nice and neutral.
Directly off the guest room which doubles as a media room, rests a small powder room that converts into a full bath. Just like in the kitchen, the less attractive, but still necessary, features of the space are hidden. This time, a shower is hidden behind a custom Walnut door. This powder room and its secret shower give guests their own little en-suite when they visit this Boston Penthouse.
Concealing unwanted features is the name of the game In this modern kitchen. Behind these elegant custom panels, a back entrance to the home, a pantry and a refrigerator hide in plain sight. Hiding these undesirable but necessary features in this kitchen creates a seamless design that keeps the space looking elegant and sophisticated.
Carrara marble and whimsical wallpaper adorn this cozy guest bathroom. This is the perfect space for visitors, giving them their own, elegant space.
Next to the state-of-the-art induction stove, a modern prep sink makes washing vegetables and boiling water a snap. The countertops were chosen to be quartz, a durable, yet beautiful material, which highlights the solid, slipmatched marble backsplash that runs from countertop to ceiling behind the stove.
This elegant master suite overlooks the gorgeous city of Boston. With its custom-built platform bed and bleached Sycamore cabinets, this room has plenty of storage, and conceals the space's utilities, such as a beverage fridge and HVAC air returns, created an elegant, sophisticated space.
This modern, elegant space has magnificent views of the Boston Commons and the city of Boston. The massive floor to ceiling windows give this room a clear line of sight to all the city's finest attractions while letting in plenty of natural light. A sophisticated, neutral color palette, with honey tones and hints of green, add a natural, soothing undertone to the space, giving the family a fantastic place to enjoy their views and unwind after a long day.