Located in Shaker Heights, Ohio, this Tudor-style home was once completely neglected and left in foreclosure. Baring beautiful bones and historic architectural details, W Design breathed new life into this amazing property. The challenge of this project was merging the husband’s traditional style with the wife’s modern taste. A happy balance was found by adding modern details like brass hardware and custom black iron doors without compromising the traditional architecture of the home. The homeowners’ beautiful collection of artwork from years of living in China was incorporated into the design. Classic Chinese antiques add to the authentic flair. Old-meets-new in this Turn-of-the-Century home.
It’s really hard to believe this home used to a foreclosure. The home truly exudes personality and beautiful architectural details.
Wallcovering – Thibaut Birch Cork
Brass Fixture – The Flat Light Fixture in finish Benjamin Moore “Van Deusen Blue” with Hewn Brass Accents from Urban Electric Co. – similar here.
The black steel doors enclosures the foyer and brings a modern feel to this traditional home.
Black Iron Doors – Custom
Art – Homeowner’s personal collection
All trim, wainscot, wood ceiling details are Benjamin Moore OC-64 Pure White.
This transitional dining room is elegant and it feels connected to the kitchen area.
Lighting – Visual Comfort.
Wallcovering – S. Harris in Apricale in color Dolphin.
Art- All from Homeowner’s personal collection
– Cabinetry is Sherwin Williams Iron Ore – High Gloss.
Backsplash is Beveled white gloss subway tile.
– Fixture is Visual Comfort.
The challenge in this project was merging the husband’s traditional style with the wife’s modern taste. This kitchen is a bridge between the two aesthetics. The transitional shaker style white cabinetry on the perimeter and White Pearl Quartzite slab nods towards the classic feel.
Juxtaposed with the modern influences of the black iron accents and polished brass hardware, this kitchen is the perfect marriage of opposing styles. The subtle gray glass herringbone backsplash makes for an understated backdrop that allows the black range to really shine. The custom black hood with brass perimeter detailing brings out the gold knobs in the BlueStar range for some added drama.
Hood is a custom design in black stainless steel with polished brass perimeter.
Similar Range: Here.
The waterfall kitchen island is painted in Sherwin Williams Iron Ore SW 7069.
Pendant lights over the island are Visual Comfort.
Kitchen Perimeter Cabinets: Benjamin Moore OC-64 Pure White.
Brass sconces above the kitchen sink are Hudson Valley Lighting.
Countertops are a quartzite called White Pearl.
Similar Pulls: Here.
Similar Knobs: Here.
This cozy breakfast room features a custom banquette and an oval dining table.
Chandelier is Visual Comfort.
Art from homeowner’s personal collection.
With discerning seating areas, the formal living room feels tailored and quite inviting.
Sectional – Alden Sectional Theordore Alexander in Colefax and Fowler Fabric
Rug – Custom Midnight Blue with Leather Bound from Watson Carpet Company – similar here.
Chairs are Custom W Home Collection chairs in an off white Edelman leather with a contrast welting in a deep blue leather piping
Fixture – Custom W Home Collection chandelier – similar here.
On the first floor, the designer took advantage of the beautiful bay window by adding a window seat. This cozy nook is perfect for curling up with a good book and admiring the home’s beautiful landscape. Shades of indigo and midnight blues play off one another for a mesmerizing combination.
Bench is covered in S. Harris fabric.
– Custom window seat in midnight blue Stroehim fabric with matching banquette pillows in a subtle geometric pattern.
The designer took a risk and went for a dramatic all black formal powder room. I’m in love with how this entire space turned out! Black wainscoting looks so chic, especially in high gloss!
– Fixture in powder vestibule is Hudson Valley Lighting.
Sherwin Williams Caviar paint covers both the walls and trim. Phillip Jeffries Sunset Silk wallcovering in Melbourne plays off the high gloss trim in the wash closet to create added dimension and drama.
– Washstand: Restoration Hardware vanity – similar here.
– Floor tile is Bianco Gioia in grey nexus polished mosaic.
– Cabinetry is painted in Pure White by Benjamin Moore.
– Ceiling wallcovering is Chinoiserie from Wallquest.
– Fixture is by Hudson Valley Lighting.
This renovated traditional staircase features a beautiful runner. Staircase runner is Stark Carpet in Brigade.
In the master bedroom, the addition of a vaulted ceiling with an applied moulding detail takes this room to the next level. The master bedroom now feels much more grand and open. A neutral color palette with contrasting colors of grey and black keep this room serene yet sophisticated.
Chaise in an Osborne & Little Chenille – similar here.
– Wallcovering is Phillip Jeffries Bermuda Hemp in color Elephant.
– Custom King Shams in a striped Donghia fabric.
– Upholstered King Bed from Bernhardt Furniture.
How dream it would be to have a cozy nook like this in your bedroom?
Lighting: Visual Comfort.
Cabinetry for the door body and frame is Benjamin Moore 973 Ice Formations and the inside door frame is Benjamin Moore 971 Olympic Mountain.
– Sconces are from Hudson Valley Lighting.
– Bathroom floor throughout is porcelain laid in Herringbone Pattern.
– Faucets on the vanity and shower plumbing are Kohler.
– Shower floor is a natural pebble mosaic.
The master bathroom features a custom vanity with quartzite countertop.
– Wallcovering is Phillip Jeffries Maldives Weaves in Blue Reef.
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