If you are looking for some different ideas for your home design farmhouse architecture might be your candidate. The design of farmhouse itself is more about the geographical location of the house. Farmhouse usually located in farm area and surrounded by the wide grass field. But however even when your house is not located in the farm area you can still steal the idea.
Farmhouse design is characterized by its functional side of the house. A big porch on the front area is one of the most distinguished characters of this design. This porch is not only used to welcoming guest but also as transitional area from the outdoor to the indoor. If you are looking for some references in farmhouse architecture there is a project called â??Farmhouse Architecture Athertonâ? designed by Andrew Young Architect that could be the example.
This house is using original American farmhouse style on the exterior with wooden slats on the outer wall. The exterior dominated by grey color on the wall that well combined with white color on the trim.
The combination of grey and white color is applied on all of the exterior sides includes the doors and the windows. The doors are using glass materials on it so that the lights easily come in even when the door closed.
Hinged patio door with transparent glass is also used on the backyard to connect the inner side of the house with the patio. The patio itself equipped with wooden table and seats so that it can be used as outdoor living room.
On the interior design this house using modern classic style. On the living room for example there is a fireplace that surround by modern styled sofa. The concrete structure is left exposed on the ceiling to give a strong impression to the building.
The color on the interior is also dominated with white color that used on the main wall up to the ceiling. These are some farmhouse architecture inspirations that might help you to have your own farmhouse.