A Hotelier Realizes a Modern Barn for His Family’s Retreat in South Africa
Exterior, House Building Type, Wood Siding Material, and Gable RoofLine A blackened-timber pergola extends from the modern barn that architect Greg Scott designed for Jody and Deirdre Aufrichtig in the Elgin Valley, an apple- and grape-growing region near Cape Town. Made of narrow slats stabilized with randomly scattered blocks of wood, it covers roughly half of the outdoor deck.
The 2003 Home of the Year: a bach on Otama beach
Architect Ken Crosson's seductively simple bach on Otama Beach won our Home of the Year award in 2003 and the Home of the Decade title in 2005.
Bay of Islands: Once-in-a-Lifetime Group Luxury, Bay of Islands, New Zealand
Nestled on the coast in New Zealand’s breathtaking Bay of Islands is The Landing, a 1,000-acre property with six private beaches, an award-winning vineyard, verdant wetlands and four very exclusive and unique residences, as visited by former US President Barack Obama earlier this year. All offering stunning views, these dream holiday homes are perfect for groups from four to eight people. Your unforgettable escape includes daily breakfast provisions, an indulgent dining experience curated by…