French Provincial Style

  • Staircase: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    Known for simple Spanish Colonial homes with light, airy interiors, George Washington Smith designed this house in French Normandy style with timeless design elements.   See the Image

  • French Doors: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    Just off the master bedroom, glass French doors lead to the landscaped backyard and allow plenty of natural light.   See the Image

  • Living Room: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    In the living room, lofty ceilings and gleaming floors contribute to the open feel of the warm space. A decorative brick pattern frames the fireplace and showcases the room’s historic French Normandy…   See the Image

  • Butler's Pantry: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    A charming French window provides views of the yard while working in the butler’s pantry. A second sink offers additional prep space, and glass-front cabinets reflect the natural light, contributing…   See the Image

  • Kitchen: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    The remodeled galley kitchen boasts a farmhouse sink, stainless steel appliances, and marble countertops. Streamlined moss-colored cabinets lend French country charm.   See the Image

  • Exterior: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    Climbing vines add character to the façade of this French Normandy home, a style uncommon for architect George Washington Smith, founder of the Spanish Colonial revival. The backyard boasts fruit…   See the Image

  • Master Bedroom: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    This recently-renovated home now boasts a true master bedroom with a stunning en suite bathroom. Designed in French Normandy style, the classic interiors feature cathedral ceilings and bright white…   See the Image

  • Bedroom: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    The two-story 2,898-square-foot home contains four bedrooms, four bathrooms and a bonus room. Architect George Washington Smith built the home in 1926 with timeless design elements such as white…   See the Image

  • Gregory Peck Family Estate

    Set in the highly coveted Holmby Hills section of Los Angeles, this gorgeous estate was once the home of Veronique Peck, wife of legendary actor Gregory Peck, who died in 2003 and is best known for…   Read the Article

  • Gregory Peck Family Estate

    Published 09/30/13 in Celebrity
    Gregory Peck Family Estate

    Who wouldn't want to take in a beautiful breakfast – and a little bit of Hollywood history – on this stunning patio?   See the Image