Looking for that perfect rustic exterior for your home? These 15 examples of beautiful exteriors from mountain homes to lakeside retreats will surely inspire you!
This lovely example has a bit of an industrial flair, and the wide open windows let the rustic surroundings in.
The use of stone only adds to the rustic feel of this rambling abode, and the exposed timbers are the perfect touch. The red trim completes the inviting look.
Who wouldn’t love to visit this cabin adjacent to a river and stay forever? Rustic can also be stately and beautiful, as this home certainly is.
This rustic Oceanside home almost melds right into its surroundings without detracting from them. The artful landscaping really adds to the beauty of the entire property.
Surrounded by tall pines, this cabin is a standout with rustic magnificence.
Another example of rustic beauty that is designed to integrate with its surroundings and enhance them.
The warm glow of this cabin at sunset just can’t be beat. Notice how the chimneys are set at angles to the rest of the house. Inspiring!
Even the roof of this beauty enhances the rustic look. It looks as though it has been there for ages!
Here’s a simpler home design, but the rustic look is no less inviting, and the mountain backdrop is spectacular.
This home combines unique rooflines with lots of stone and glass to achieve its rustic look.
Here’s another very unique design, yet still rustic and beautiful while enhancing its surroundings. The tall stone fireplace and chimney is an anchor to the whole look.
This home is enhanced by its surroundings, allowing the rustic look of the tall trees to complement the whole design.
Could there be a more perfect backdrop for this stunner than the evergreen-covered mountainside? Notice how the windows reflect the mountain view from the other side.
When you picture that perfect little cabin by a lake, would this be it? Something about the angles and color of the roof is so inviting! That porch calls you to pull up a chair and sit awhile.
We could call this rustic example a little hideaway, since it almost manages to hide away in the beautiful green surrounding it.