Who says an old residence cannot be designed in harmony with modern style? House LS, an old house in Belgium, designed by dmvA will prove you how beautiful an old residence will be, when it is added with the modern touch. The clear line details will be perfect with the sprawling lawn and lush green surroundings. The excessive use of white tone for the exterior will be a contrast for the darker interior, yet in simple and minimalist details. Overall, this residence will be a perfect example for you when you are going to renovate your old one in modern and contemporary style, while maintaining the original look.
The exterior of this modern old house combines the traditional look from the design of the roof. The shingles are used in weathered tone for the roof, leaving enough amount of old style for the exterior. The angular details in excessive white tones leave the clear line detail for the exterior as a whole. Besides, the minimalist detail with no additional excessive decoration may fit perfectly with the green sprawling lawn, offering the refreshing green tinge for the outdoor space.
The patio is decorated with only color splashes coming from the seating of the dining set, where you can use this space as an outdoor lounge area. While enjoying the beautiful sunny day outdoor, you can also have the refreshing time by swimming on the outdoor pool. But if you are too lazy to move your body, the beautiful aqua water will be another refreshing view that will get along really well with the greenery surroundings as well.
As to contrast the excessive white tone of the exterior, this modern old house interior uses darker tone with white accent. For example is the black and walnut tone in simple and sleek style as to emphasize the modernity. The white accent is added carefully on the ceiling in unique linear shape as for the lighting. Additional decoration is seen from the use of glazed glass as the risers for the spiral staircase, which is covered in walnut tone.