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Breakers stairs fountain

Abandoned mansion

New Home idea: Stairwell

L'Opéra de Paris

Château d'Anet. "Private Houses of France" by Christiane de Nicolay-Mazery

Courtyard, Italian villa style home. Reminds me of our Turks & Caicos trip

Richard Shapiro's Malbu Home - Love the italian cypresses and the orange trees. YES to both!!!

"In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort." ~J. R. R. Tolkien

Gorgeous! I have always wanted a different kind of doorways throughout my house! This is beautiful! Unique


Alnwick Castle

Across the lawns, Blenhiem Palace, Oxfordshire

Travelling - L'Hôtel de Ville de Paris

Bathroom Bliss | The House of Beccaria~

entranceway to the Calhoun Mansion built in 1876, Charleston, South Carolian | Betty Wiley on flickr

Kitchen Island with Copper Sink & Hood

Drumlanrig Castle, photographed by James Fennell

Scottish country houses ..

Baroque entrance hall Althea Dundas-Bekker Scottish country house by architect William Adam. It took German craftman Josef Enzer six years to complete the plastering. Image from The Scottish Country House by James Knox.

Old Victorian

Monastero Santa Rosa ~ Amalfi Coast, Italy

One of the state bedrooms, Burghley House by Derek Voller, via Geograph

Klementium National Library in old Town Prague. The library of the Klementinum, build by the Jesuits at the beginning of the 18th century. This is Baroque architecture in its most beautiful form. #Czech Republic

flowering ground cover, gardening, landscaping, flowers LOVE the idea of planting low-growing, flowering ground cover between flagstone pavers, I'd use the one in the picture, or purple thyme or something like Sweet Vernal grass (vanilla scented)- god is the source.

Château de Bouffémont sculptures by Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux