Category: Houses

Marija Georgievska

It is said that the Claude Monet House in Northern France was the magical place where he drew some of the most famous of his paintings that we all know today. Water lilies, colorful ponds, cliffs, and sunrises. We can admire all of this in the remarkable work of the one and only Claude Monet. […]

Petra Bjelica

Besides being considered one of the jewels of modern architecture, Villa Savoye is a landmark development of International Style. It is widely recognised as the best example Le Corbusier’s “Five Points of a New Architecture”, a manifesto that strongly influenced Modernist architectural design. But it is less known that this masterpiece did not achieve its […]

Milica Sterjova

Cragside House is a fantastic property located close to the small town of Rothbury, England. It was the home of William George Armstrong, a renowned English scientist and industrialist. Cragside House holds the proud status of being the first house in the world to be lit by hydroelectricity. But it didn’t stop with just lighting. […]

Marija Georgievska

There is a unique little stone cottage in Leicestershire in the United Kingdom that looks as if it were raised from the pages of Grimm’s Fairy Tales. It is located in the center of Charnwood Forest, surrounded by huge trees and wildlife. Designed by Ernest Gimson, Stoneywell is a beautiful example of architecture from the […]

Katerina Bulovska

Victor Hugo was a poet and novelist who was greatly influential in French Romanticism in the 19th century. He is one of the most iconic French authors of all time, creator of the timeless characters of the beautiful gypsy Esmeralda, the lonely hunchbacked Quasimodo, and the peasant Jean Valjean, who was sentenced to 19 years […]

Katerina Bulovska

The Würzburg Residence is a magnificent palace and one of the greatest in Southern Germany, built between 1720 and 1744. It is a remarkable example of Baroque architecture. Initially designed for the Prince-Bishop Johann Philipp Franz von Schönborn, the palace would become the residence of all subsequent Prince-Bishops of Würzburg. For the purpose, the young and then-unknown […]

Marija Georgievska

Frank Lloyd Wright is one of the best-known American architects who through his lifetime designed many iconic buildings, like the Price tower in Oklahoma and the Rookery Building in Illinois. He also built numerous private homes in different architectural styles for famous people in the U.S. One of the most amazing is the Ennis house, […]

Katerina Bulovska

Wrest Park was home to one of the most prominent noble families in England, the de Greys, Earls of Kent, from 1280 until 1917. The manor is surrounded by one of the UK’s finest gardens that captures 300 years of garden history. In the 1830s, the original medieval manor that existed on the property was […]