House Tour: Inside An Architect's Dream Home

For Christopher Ward and his wife, Alessandra, a lifetime’s worth of design ideas are funneled into a distinctly modern house in the Italian countryside.

Davide Lovatti/Living Inside
OF 7

The Living Room and Kitchen

The Wards’ cat, Oliver, sits on an Eloro sofa from Cassina.

In the kitchen, a Beat Stout light by Tom Dixon hangs over a Tulip table from Knoll and Wishbone chairs from Carl Hansen. The B2 kitchen system is from Bulthaup.

Left: Rodolfo Dordoni 285 Eloro sofa at cassina.it; Tisca rug from tiscatiara.com; Geopietra stone veneer from geopietra.com; the gold-galvanizes side tables are by Christopher Ward.

Right: Beat Stout lamp at tom-dixon.net; custom B2 kitchen system at bulthaup.com; Eero Saarinen Tulip table at knoll.com; Hans Wegner CH24 wishbone chairs at carlhansen.com.