They say that you shouldn’t judge a book by it’s cover, and maybe that’s true in the vast majority of cases. However, when it comes to home, there’s an awful lot about what you see on the outside that tells you about what’s happening on the inside. This is why having a gorgeous home exterior is so important. As everyone knows, curb appeal can sometimes be everything.
In the 15 examples of gorgeous home exteriors that follow, you’ll see it all. From gorgeous brick colonials to stunning contemporary homes, we’ve found some of the most beautiful home exteriors in the world. Simply put, if you’re looking for inspiration when it comes to the design of your home’s exterior, you’ll find plenty of it here!
1. Perfect Lines
With a bold white exterior, this home makes itself a real standout thanks to its beautiful lines and the gorgeous white and black stone used on the front steps and patio.
2. Playing With Height
Situated on a small lot, this home makes a bold display by playing with height and swooping lines. The effect is gorgeous!
3. A Grand Entrance
The white detailing on this home which features a dark exterior is exquisite. What really makes it work, though, is the grand entrance created around the front door.
4. Fearful Symmetry
The stone exterior of this home is patently luxurious. But what really makes this home exterior design work is the symmetrical styling.
5. An Incredible Fence
There’s a lot to love about the design of this home’s exterior, but the real standout is the beautiful fence in front, with shutters and French doors.
6. Natural and Contemporary
Here, the combination of natural wood with black accents framing the lines of the home creates a natural feel for this contemporary home exterior.
7. Breaking the Contemporary
Another way to add a sense of naturalness to a contemporary home exterior is to include unexpected lines, just as this home does.
8. Incredible Framing
What really makes the exterior of this luxury home standout is the way the archways in front frame the arched windows just beyond.
9. Gorgeous Colonial Feel
You’ve just got to love the gorgeous colonial styling of this brick home exterior, especially as its accentuated by the black shutters.
10. Something Unique
The lattice work that covers one side of this home exterior adds visual interest while at the same time offering shade inside of the home.
11. Incredible Victorian Styling
If you have a strong predilection for Victorian styling, then you’re sure to love the way this home’s exterior has been designed. Even more, you’re sure to appreciate the color choices!
12. Importance of Landscaping
When you want a home that looks grand, you need to pay attention to the landscaping. Check out how the landscaping choices here play into the grand design of the home.
13. The Covered Porch
Notice how the dark wood used above the doorway of this home’s covered porch adds a sense of regality to the entrance.
14. Charming Yellow
If you’re the kind of person that loves bold color choices, then you’re sure to appreciate the charming yellow used on this home’s exterior.
15. Clean Craftsman
We’ve look at some luxurious and fancy homes, but you’ve just got to appreciate the simplicity and elegance of this home’s exterior, which features Craftsman styling.