Spanish Style Homes

  • Atlanta's Artmore Hotel, Historic Article

    This is a newspaper article announcing the opening of the Granada Apartments. The building became a hotel around 1986 and then after extensive renovations, it became the Artmore Hotel in 2009.    See the Image

  • Tips for Los Angeles Home Buyers: Define Your Lifestyle

    This is a three bedroom, two bath $1.549 million dollar home in the Carthay Circle Preservation Zone offered by John Barrentine of RED Real Estate Group. He suggests considering if you prefer a…   See the Image

  • Tips for Los Angeles Home Buyers: Get a Geological Report

    In earthquake and landslide prone California, a geological report is a must. Interestingly enough, an older home like this one that has withstood earthquakes already, is single story and located in…   See the Image

  • Library: The Cedars, Owned by Fashion Designer Sue Wong

    Sue Wong designed the desk and console in the corner of the library. The French doors are framed by magnificent Bordeaux and gold embroidered and beaded drapes, which Sue also designed.   See the Image

  • Moroccan Room Seating Area: The Cedars, Owned by Fashion Designer Sue Wong

    A jewel-encrusted carved antique archway completes the rich bohemian and arabesque mood of the room, which reputedly played host to Jimi Hendrix.   See the Image

  • Moroccan Room: The Cedars, Owned by Fashion Designer Sue Wong

    In the Moroccan room (also known as the Jimi Hendrix suite), a spectacular mirror and coffee table from Morocco are intricately detailed with inlaid bone and stones stained with henna, and are…   See the Image

  • Solarium: The Cedars, Owned by Fashion Designer Sue Wong

    The spectacular semi-circular Solarium – rumored to have hosted Howard Hughes playing on its grand piano – is surrounded by a border of gilded Ionian columns interspersed with bas relief lions, some…   See the Image

  • Grand Ballroom: The Cedars, Owned by Fashion Designer Sue Wong

    The Grand Ballroom is anchored by a dramatic fireplace topped with gilded lions, said to have been installed as an homage to the iconic lion of MGM studios. The room also includes an enormous gilt…   See the Image

  • Library Fireplace: The Cedars, Owned by Fashion Designer Sue Wong

    A gilded lion adorns the mantel of the grand sculpted fireplace, said to have been installed as an homage to the iconic lion of MGM studios. Maurice Tourneur, a silent screen MGM director and…   See the Image

  • Formal Dining Room: The Cedars, Owned by Fashion Designer Sue Wong

    A wrought iron and frosted art deco doorway opens up to the formal dining room (decorated in the Spanish 1920s style) with an intricate gilded bas relief ceiling depicting French courtship scenes.…   See the Image