Mexican Design


Mexican Design

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A light-filled atrium is the highlight of the dining room.

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A pretty guest room with toile curtains awaits a visit by one of the couple’s many grandchildren.

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The servants’ kitchen, which is no longer in use, has colorful tilework on both the wall and floor. Old copper pots are displayed over a cooking center called a brasero.

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Patterned floor tiles make a strong visual statement in a second-floor reception room. Decorative trimmings include raised detailing under the crown molding, wood wainscoting and carved wood embellishments over the doors.

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A sitting area and long corridor in the main living quarters showcase antiques collected over the years.

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Although somewhat austere, the cocina (kitchen) is enlivened with crimson floor tiles. Traditional decorative tilework embellishes the counter, backsplash and walls.

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Under a brick portal, a stairway leads to a second-floor sitting area.

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Vibrantly painted, the entryway to the couple’s home reveals the textures, elements and hues of a traditional Mexican hacienda.

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As in other areas, the living room is a repository for art, such as the boldly hued painting by Alejandro Colunga. Contemporary-style sofas wear white slipcovers.

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Outside the kitchen window, water spills from a series of canales into a stone trough trimmed with blue and white tiles.

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Built in the 18th century, the hacienda’s private chapel was restored by current owner Esteban Chapital.

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Painted a bright white, the dining room is bathed in light from a slot skylight in the barrel-vaulted ceiling and from arched windows with wood grids.

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Pottery hangs upon a wrought-iron frame.

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Bougainvillea vines and potted ficus trees accent the grand entry.

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A poured-concrete countertop and semicircular-shape island decorated with traditional hand-painted Mexican glazed tiles distinguish the cocina. A painted tin retablo and antique Guatemalan ceramics enhance the south-of-the-border flavor.

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Turned spindles detail these antique Mexican doors, which separate the dining room and cocina (kitchen). The wall is painted Delta Clay, a rich hue from Pittsburgh® Paints.

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n 18th-century arcón (trunk) from Ecuador anchors the hacienda’s sala (living room). Mr. Puppy, the family dog, keeps a watchful eye on a collection of Mexican dance masks and antique painted crosses.

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The dining room is resplendent with vibrant color, a Mexican concrete tile floor and an alacena with antique doors. Wrought-iron lockplate designs reminiscent of those found on Spanish Colonial trunks form the wall sconces. The doors to the room are antiques from Mexico.

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A pair of vintage clavos-studded hacienda doors from Mexico opens to an arcaded courtyard at this Austin, Texas, home.

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To the right of the front door, a tile mural that was hand-painted in Guadalajara, Mexico, hangs above a wooden bench. Potted containers, a beamed ceiling, and a tiled floor medallion complete the welcoming space.

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Defined by arches and cantera columns, the poolside ramada offers the perfect spot for entertaining. Flowers are in abundance throughout the property, including on this vine-laden trellis.

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The stone sculpture of a vaquero and his steed, discovered at an antiques store, was one of a pair originally guarding the entrance to a ranch near Guadalajara, Mexico.

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Early morning light imparts a soft glow in the grapevine-laden chapel garden at this Mesa, Ariz., residence. Behind the statue of Jesus is a home chapel.

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With delicate camellias, Mexican ferns and bright-pink bougainvilleas, this courtyard off the living room is an inviting place to enjoy morning coffee. Within view of the table is a sampling of the home’s authentic Mexican-style architectural details, including an overhang with wood beams and vigas, a tile roof, brick that peeks through the stucco on the courtyard wall, and sculptural relief work.

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Mesquite furnishings set the stage for alfresco dining in the front courtyard. The silver pieces are family heirlooms.

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