Warm Up In Style: Homes with Cool Fireplaces

Our pick of cool fireplaces around the world… stylish places to warm up in, from New Zealand to Wester Ross.

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A strong sense of belonging… Snuggle up while you take in the views. This award-winning home overlooks the South Island’s craggy volcanic landscape but doesn’t compromise on comfort.

A stunning brick beauty in the Valle de Bravo… Mexican architect Alberto Kalach brings brick, wood, concrete and glass together in majestic fashion, with playful shapes and silhouettes.

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Embracing simplicity… Inspired by Le Corbusier’s Le Cabanon, this cabin celebrates minimalism and the sanctuary of nature — with a wood-burning fireplace for chilly nights.

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Warm toes and clean lines… This cozy and stylish lodge is surrounded in breathtaking mountains, with slopes beckoning right outside its front door. Perfect for après-ski.

Unexpected details and playful design… Under the Austrian peaks, these contemporary chalets are filled with delightful surprises like these futuristic handmade-tile fireplaces.

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Highland hideaway… This idyllic cottage for two is a modern take on the traditional crofters’ dwellings of the Highlands, found at the junction of three ancient lochs.

Edgy swagger and bold artistic spirit… Paired with an inviting warmth, elegant vintage style and energetic design, this striking urban apartment is dynamic and chic.

Designed for creature comforts… A masterpiece of minimalism by German architect Thomas Kröger, this barn-like structure, with its alcoves and recessed nooks, is perfect for winter nesting.

For more homes with cool fireplaces, browse our collection here.

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