Recently sold by KASE Real Estate, this Newport Beach, California Modern Farmhouse went through a massive renovation by the designer and former homeowner, Colette of Colette Luesebrink Design, and it now features an incredible dark exterior with board and batten siding and interiors influenced by Boho design. Here, the realtor shares some insights on this inspiring home:
“Welcome to the Farmhouse of the Future. Completely re-imagined by Colette Luesebrink Design and one of the best houses on the 2019 Newport Harbor Home Tour, this home is everything you want, everything you need, and beyond. Sophisticated style and a neutral organic palette accent 5 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms, and over 4700 sqft. The living and dining areas flow seamlessly to the kitchen with Calcutta marble island, allowing uninterrupted sight lines through the LaCantina accordion door system to the backyard with sparkling pool, spa, and built in BBQ, making entertaining or watching the kids a breeze. The detached office and additional playroom offers the perfect separation between adults and kids, work and play. European White Oak floors, Cle Zelliege Tile, Wolf and Sub-Zero Appliances, and Custom Cabinetry throughout, as well as Dual Nest Thermostats, a Lutron Caseta Smart Lighting System, and Milgard windows make this home not only beautiful, but also outfitted with the latest advancements in smart home technology.”
I really hope you enjoy this house tour!!!
This is outstanding “black” Modern Farmhouse features grass paved driveway (see image above), Cedar fence and matte black metal roof.
Roof: Metal standing seam on the front and smart roof temp control comp in the back.
This one is to drop your jaw and it’s ready for you to pin it! 🙂
The siding paint color is “Benjamin Moore Wrought Iron”.
This beautiful home is located on an interior street in one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Newport Beach.
As you can see on the “Before” photo above, the brick is original to the home. This dark color, Benjamin Moore Wrought Iron, completely updates the exterior, along with the other new elements added.
The front door is custom White Oak horizontal shiplap Dutch-door with sidelights and frosted glass by OC Doors.
I am loving the simplicity and beauty of the front door decor. This one is to keep in mind!
Doormat: here – similar.
Note: All furniture and decor is available through the designer. I will be selecting similar options for your convenience.
“The overall design of the house was to feel like a fresh take on the farmhouse with an organic feel using natural Calcutta marble, zellige tile and European white oak flooring.” – Colette Luesebrink.
Foyer Lighting: Rejuvenation.
The interior paint color is Benjamin Moore OC-65 Chantilly Lace.
I am loving this casual/elegant approach. Colette Luesebrink is a very talented interior designer!
The Foyer leads into a formal Living room and Dining Room.
This classic layout of Formal Living Room and Dining Room feels completely reinvented with comfortable furniture and stylish decor.
Furniture & Decor: Available through the designer.
Chairs: Lulu & Georgia.
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French doors allow this Dining Room to feel connected to the outdoors and expand this entire space.
The dining table and chairs are available through the designer.
Wooden Bowl: here.
Sconces: here – similar.
“The ultra dark exterior made us keep the interior very bright and light with custom cabinets, white oak woodwork, custom milled shiplap for the walls and ceiling in the Great Room and light stained oak flooring. ” – Colette Luesebrink.
Appliances: Wolf & Sub-Zero.
Backsplash Tile: 4×4 Ceramic Tile.
Countertop: Calcutta Marble, honed with mitered edge.
Runner: Vintage – similar here.
This Bar is conveniently located by the kitchen island and it features a Beverage center and White Oak Floating shelves.
Tile: 4×4 Tile.
Floating Shelves: Custom, White Oak – similar here.
Sconce: Visual Comfort.
Island paint color is Wrought Iron by Benjamin Moore.
Kitchen Sink: Rohl Shaw.
Kitchen Faucet: Newport Brass faucet in Polished Nickel.
The Breakfast Nook features a large banquette with lots of storage and delightful views of the backyard. Paint color is Benjamin Moore Chantilly Lace.
Banquette is custom and cushions are covered in faux leather for easy cleaning.
“The family room has a Lacantina door system opens up to the pool, jacuzzi and BBQ allowing the indoor / outdoor feel with quintessential California living.” – Colette Luesebrink.
Fireplace Sconces: Visual Comfort.
This Family room features White Oak mantle and cabinets with floating shelves.
Fireplace: Painted Brick – similar here.
Shiplap was applied on ceiling and walls to create a cohesive, clean-looking space.
The fireplace features original brick, now painted in Benjamin Moore Chantilly Lace.
This beautiful Powder Room features a White Oak vanity and an accent wall with handmade 4×4 ceramic tile.
Accent Tile: here.
Faucet: California Faucets.
Mirror: here – similar.
Staircase features White Oak treads and square board and batten wall paneling. Railing and posts are custom, in metal.
The upstairs landing carries the same custom black metal railing and bright white walls. What an inspiring renovation!
Pendant Lights: here – similar.
Runner: Vintage – similar here.
What a dreamy bedroom! It has plenty of space, plenty of custom storage and a really cool decor.
Rug: RH – similar here.
Lighting: here – similar.
The bathroom features vertical shiplap and a dark vanity in Benjamin Moore Wrought Iron.
Faucet: Kohler Purist.
What a soothing and dreamy space. This bedroom features one of my favorite wallpapers!
Macrame Hanging Chair: Wayfair.
In this girl’s bedroom, an inviting window-seat is flanked by custom wardrobes with drawers.
Drawer Pulls: Acrylic & Brass Knobs.
“The kids baths feature both fun patterns of cement tile with quartz countertop.” -Colette Luesebrink.
Faucet: Kohler Purist.
Step Stool: Serena & Lily.
Sconces: Hudson Valley.
Vanity: Custom, White Oak.
Mirror: here – similar.
Wall Tile: Cle Tile – similar here.
Bath Plumbing: Kohler Purist.
Knobs: here – similar.
The Master Bedroom carries a neutral and relaxing vibe with Boho accents.
Duvet Cover: here – similar.
Pendants are from Serena & Lily.
A bright bathroom is a like a punch of happy energy in the morning. Paint color is Benjamin Moore Chantilly Lace.
Cabinet Hardware: Rejuvenation.
Clear Glass Bubble Chandelier: Available through the designer – similar here.
Tub Filler: California Faucets.
Faucets: California Faucets.
Countertop: Calcutta Marble.
“The master shower walls are Bianco Dolomite and the marble flooring was laid in Chevron pattern.”
This Laundry Room is fun as it is functional!
Wallpaper: Joanna Gaines.
Laundry Cart: Steele Canvas.
The LaCantina accordion door system allows the outdoor living area to feel connected to the interior.
Be prepared to be inspired. This backyard is filled with inspiring ideas! 🙂
Dining Table: here – similar.
Dining Chairs: here – similar.
This built-in outdoor concrete sofa is practical and indestructible. It just needs a cushion with outdoor fabric, outdoor pillows and you’re set for the entire summer! 🙂
This home also comes with a Guest House/Poolhouse with plenty of character.
Windows & Doors: Milgard windows & French doors.
Rug: Dash & Albert.
Chairs: here – similar.
The original brick around the pool was kept and it works beautifully with the new architectural details of this home.
I love everything about this home. It has a lot of energy but it feels peaceful at the same time.
Poolside garden bed inspiration!
Inspiring patio/backyard layout.
This home has plenty of room for entertaining!
I hope you felt inspired and have enjoyed seeing this beautiful home! Thank you for stopping by, my friends! 🙂
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