28 stunning terraces that bring the outside in

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In our modern, metropolitan lifestyles, we can easily find ourselves disconnected from nature and all its bounty. Whether it be due to climate or to the nature of our rushed lives, we often have little time to spend outdoors and among the charms of our gardens. 

Fortunately, there is a common architectural feature that can solve this problem for us quite swiftly. A terrace is an excellent addition to any home, urban or pastoral. It gives us the opportunity to enjoy our outdoor surroundings whilst still retaining a piece of comfort of our interior lives. 

Being the perfect instrument to enjoy the best of both worlds, we have put together a little list of 30 amazing terraces that your architect can consider to help you incorporate your interior life with the outdoors. Come take a look…

1. Sheltered comfort.

2. Removable walls.

3. Open interior.

4. Fireplace balcony.

5. Rooftop.

6. Swinging sun spot.

7. Layered luxury.

8. Charming courtyard.

9. Block furniture.

10. Perfect pergola.

11. Windows and appropriate treatments.

12. Wide open.

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13. Glass all round.

14. Wooden dream.

15. Privacy and rhythm.

16. Intimate garden.

17. Bright and compact space.

20. Classical style.

21. Stone and scenery.

22. Cabin style.

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23. Garden corner.

24. Breakfast nook.

25. Just beachy.

26. Poolside.

27. Country charm.

28. Clean opening.

Now that you've seen plenty of options for terraces to enjoy the best of indoors and outdoors, maybe you should take a look how to build your very own and unique summerhouse. 

Which of these 28 terraces did you like the most?

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