French Provincial Style

  • Restaurants in Former Homes, Mary Mahoney's Fountain

    When these structures were built there was an expectation of family meals, and now they churn out hundreds by the week.    See the Image

  • Restaurants in Former Homes, Mary Mahoney's Exterior

    This 1797 New Orleans home turned restaurant is constructed using hand-made brick, with wooden pegged columns of cypress. Slate for the roof came over as a ballast in the holds of French sailing…   See the Image

  • Restaurants in Former Homes, Mary Mahoney's, Dining Room

    Built in 1737, this New Orleans treasure remained a residence until 1962 when it was acquired by Mary Mahoney, her husband Bob, and her brother. It is filled with antiques and artifacts of a bygone…   See the Image

  • Pergola: French-Inspired Home in Dallas, Texas

    A wall of windows from the great room looks out onto the landscaped backyard. The .73-acre lot features green space as well as covered living areas and an in-ground swimming pool.   See the Image

  • Porch: French-Inspired Home in Dallas, Texas

    The great room offers views of the landscaped backyard through a wall of French doors and windows. Boxed hedges and rose beds line the walkways to the spacious outdoor living areas.   See the Image

  • Library: Historic Stone Estate in Darien, Conn.

    In the wood-paneled library, built-in bookshelves line one wall opposite an elegantly carved fireplace with stone inlay. The home dates back to 1897, but renovations have brought the historic home…   See the Image

  • Great Room: Historic Stone Estate in Darien, Conn.

    In the great room, floor-to-ceiling French doors open to an expansive granite terrace. Ornate chandeliers, two stone fireplaces and a patterned wood floor reflect the home's French Provincial style.   See the Image

  • Pool Aerial View: Park-Like Property in Alamo, Calif.

    An overhead view of the pool area showcases the many features of the backyard, including the pool, jacuzzi and small sitting area. Further down a backyard path is a guest house complete with…   See the Image

  • Jacuzzi: Park-Like Property in Alamo, Calif.

    Take a dip in the pool, then relax in the backyard jacuzzi area. Like many of the poolside areas, the jacuzzi offers lounge seating with an outdoor umbrella for shade.    See the Image

  • Pool Cabana Area: Park-Like Property in Alamo, Calif.

    A plant-covered pergola provides shade to the elegant outdoor living room area. A U-shaped couch offers comfy poolside seating, perfect for entertaining guests.    See the Image