In the heart of Prague, where the Vltava River gently winds, sits the classicist château Jabloňka—a testament to the city’s vinicultural legacy. Designed by Marco Maio Architects in 2022, this stone winery in Troja boasts terraced vineyards that offer panoramic views of Prague, the famed “city of wine”. Now known as Fibonacci, the property’s meticulous restoration captures the romantic essence of its storied past, blending seamlessly with innovative designs like the serene Fibonacci Spiral patio—a haven amidst urban cacophony.
In the heart of Carovigno, Italy, a town rich in age-old olive groves, sits the Casa 110. This modern single-story retreat, meticulously designed by Luca Zanaroli in 2021, captures the essence of sustainable stone architecture.
Embodying an eco-friendly ethos, the design respects its verdant surroundings, integrating age-old trees while marrying the external environment with the interior through strategic window placements.
In the heart of the Apulian Itria Valley, Casa Olivetta emerges as an emblem of traditional stone architecture. Skillfully restored by renowned Australian designer, Collette Dinnigan, this Ostuni-based house is framed by ancient olive trees and iconic trulli, offering a glimpse into Italy’s rich history and charm.
Nestled on the Cycladic Island of Sýros, Greece, the Viglostasi residence stands as a testament to tradition blended with modern luxury. Designed in 2023 by Athens-based Block722, this holiday house mirrors Aegean village charm with its minimalist, stone aesthetic.
Sprawling over 5,382 sq ft (500 sq m), it offers panoramic views of the Mediterranean, celebrating the allure of Greece’s idyllic island life.
Discover the Stonehouse, a modern architectural marvel designed by Ö – Michela Ekström in 2023. Located in Fiano Romano, Italy, this unique home embodies a stark dichotomy, with an external solidity and a surprising, light-filled interior.
Crafted entirely from travertine, the small structure resembles one of Munari’s iconic stones, presenting an intriguing balance of form and space. Each room – from the double-height living area to the secluded terrace – unfolds with its own story, culminating in a cohesive narrative that captivates and inspires.
Unveiling the timeless allure of Pieve Aldina, Pierattelli Architetture skillfully marries the soulful authenticity of traditional Tuscan farmhouse design with contemporary finesse.
Nestled amidst the verdant landscapes of Radda in Chianti, Italy, this boutique hotel’s enchanting ambiance is steeped in history. From the 10th-century parish church to the three lovingly restored residences, each element exudes a rustic elegance that perfectly complements the charm of this renowned wine region. Celebrating the harmony of past and present, Pieve Aldina invites guests to luxuriate in its tranquil surroundings and savour the pleasure of life governed by nature’s rhythm.
Uncover the intricate beauty of the 3 Summer Villas nestled in the idyllic landscape of Vourkari, Kea, Greece. Designed by the renowned Bobotis+Bobotis Architects in 2022, these summer houses epitomize a harmonious union of stone architecture and nature, intricately blending with the rugged island scenery.
Inspired by the natural elements, these guest villas and wellness center enhance the allure of the Aegean Sea views while fostering a secluded retreat for guests. These properties offer the perfect marriage of Cycladic aesthetics, strategic design, and subtle luxury, demonstrating an eloquent commitment to sustainable, integrative design.
Immerse yourself in the world of exquisite architectural design with Villa SD, a breathtaking masterpiece nestled in the heart of Bordighera, Italy. Seamlessly blending the stark beauty of modern design with the rustic charm of traditional Mediterranean elements, Villa SD is the epitome of elegant living. This captivating stone house, spanning approximately 250 square meters (2691 square feet), has been masterfully crafted by the renowned Giordano Hadamik Architects.
With its grand façade graced by large openings facing the valley and the sea, Villa SD stands as a testament to luxury living, harmoniously co-existing with the lush terrain of the Ligurian terraces. Step into a world where architecture meets nature, where earthy elements playfully tease the senses, and where the stunning view of the Gulf stretching out towards Montecarlo becomes an everyday spectacle.