To revive the patio, designer/restorer Stephen Stone removed an ailing tree and craned in replacements, and after restoring the William Haines furniture and lighting, he installed bronze-like tile on the weeping wall. “It looks old-school.”
Next to a pool filled with mineral water from a spring on the property, clean-lined loungers provide a platform for afternoon respite. A large share of the furniture was designed by architects Leo Marmol and Ron Radziner, and handmade by Monte Allen Interiors. Similar exterior styles are now available through Danao Outdoor.
Designer Daniel Hale worked with painter Mike Pavlovsky to create the cloud-like, dappled pale gray wall color; the color was matched to an antique tool from a French flea market. The sofa is upholstered with Cisco fabric; polished petrified-wood cocktail tables contrast natural rush matting and poetic arrays on the mantel.