1. Location: St Louis, USAWhy we love it: Despite us all knowing Hamptons style when we lay eyes on it, it is surprisingly broad. We love this slightly more formal iteration, which manages to blend a casual elegance with some elevated touches, including brass hardware.
Structural steel beams are exposed throughout the open-plan living space, and the glossy black finish continues the theme of the aluminium framing on the rear glazed wall. The space has polished concrete flooring, with white cement to lighten the colour, and black-and-white quartz aggregate for visual interest. “The in-slab heating, coupled with the double glazing and R4.0 roof insulation, makes the house very efficient to [heat and] cool,” says Morris.