Bringing India home! – Residential large villas in Dubai

India's best architect in Dubai

Sumessh Menon Associates refurbishes a large villa in Dubai that meets Indian design aspirations, while playing with regional touches.

To reflect local, we believe a conscious effort to source local is important. The character of a city is reflected strongly in the context of its architectural footprint. Inside a premium gated community in Dubai, Arabian Ranches Villas complex, lies this 5000 sq. ft. villa with its equally expansive landscaped area belonging to an Indian.

The project itself is a seamless amalgamation of contemporary and ethnic inspirations. Right from an art-deco-inspired formal living area to classical-style-influenced areas like bedrooms, kitchen etc., to more contemporary touches in the children’s room and the study.

A grand art-deco inspired main door and marble inlay welcomes you into the luxurious double height entrance foyer. The staircase well is cleverly utilized to house a stunning marble standalone temple customized entirely in Jaipur and transported to site. All bathrooms have Italian marble floors with different themes for each. Customized bedroom furniture, marble temple designs, metallic screens and the bespoke inlay on the bar counter-top are sourced from India, particularly the marble panels for the Indian mandir. The temple displays a Tree-of-life theme with intricate stone-cut panels and a pyramidal ceiling that filters in natural light from the stained-glass window in the stair block as well as the chandelier right above the temple. Furniture and light fixtures are sourced from well-known brands in Dubai.

While the world gets smaller, it is also getting more similar in terms of design solutions. The project being in Dubai was a challenging task for the designer; however, it was also the most exciting part. Custom-designing a major chunk of the design elements in India and then shipping them off to Dubai, to be installed on site requires a high precision level in terms of quantities, design, fixing details etc.

While this sprawling home is undoubtedly a great design effort, blending traditional and modern by using a wide variety of materials and finishes; contextually, it fails to excite.

HOSPITALITY, RESTAURANTS AND CAFE ARCHITECTURE & INTERIOR DESIGN PROJECTS DONE BY SUMESSH MENON AND ASSOCIATES.

Radio Bar | La Roca | Dragonfly, Andheri | Mizu | Neverland | 145, Andheri | Luxury Resort | 1522 | Yazu | Foo | Talli Turmeric | Dragonfly, Delhi | Mustard | KOKO 2.0 | Trilogy SuperClub 2.0 | Keiba – Mahalaxmi Racecourse, Mumbai | Mabula Game Lodge, South Africa | Farzi cafe | The Beautex Flagship store – Pune | Nom Nom | POH – Progressive Oriental House | Sumessh Menon Associates Office – Santacruz | Madras Diaries | Playboy | Ultimate Auto Impex Bike Showroom – Wadala | Masala Bar | There She Glows Salon – Colaba | Candy & Green – Restaurant & Rooftop Lounge | Koko – Asian Gastro Pub | Silver Beach Cafe, Dubai | The Bar Stock Exchange | Mr. Baozi – Pan Asian Gastro Pub | PaPaYa – Modern Asian Bistro | Plan B – Tapas, Manhattan, NYC | Trikaya

 

LUXURIOUS, MODERN, TRADITIONAL, RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL BUNGLOWS & VILLA'S ARCHITECTURE & INTERIOR DESIGN PROJECTS DONE BY SUMESSH MENON AND ASSOCIATES.

Bespoke Duplex Residence | Bespoke residence at Juhu | Private Residence at Pali Hill | Private Residence at Emirate Hills | Villa at Johannesburg | Arabian Ranches Villa | The Beautex Flagship store – Pune | Sumessh Menon Associates Office – Santacruz | Ultimate Auto Impex Bike Showroom – Wadala | There She Glows Salon – Colaba

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A powder room with sculptured circular window for letting in ample of natural light. 

Focusing on pastel palettes with a touch of grey & customised foliage wallpaper. Along with our favourite flute pattern. Giving it a perfect holiday home vibe.
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Its all about details & aesthetic.
A powder room with sculptured circular window for letting in ample of natural light.

Focusing on pastel palettes with a touch of grey & customised foliage wallpaper. Along with our favourite flute pattern. Giving it a perfect holiday home vibe.
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What an adventurous year it has been. A year full of success, happiness & thrills. As we always say, Every end marks a new beginning.
With every new year comes hope, challenges & merriment in life. So, keep your spirits, willpower, and determination unshaken and you will always walk on the best path in your life for the years to come.
Wishing everyone a very Happy New Year ✨
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Adios 2021!!
What an adventurous year it has been. A year full of success, happiness & thrills. As we always say, Every end marks a new beginning.
With every new year comes hope, challenges & merriment in life. So, keep your spirits, willpower, and determination unshaken and you will always walk on the best path in your life for the years to come.
Wishing everyone a very Happy New Year ✨
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The most beautiful time of the year is finally here✨
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This Ultra -Opulent Super Sexy Powder Room is one of my favourite areas in the house to design. Played with forms, vaulted ceiling glitzy finish , customized pedestrian counter from a single block. Very intricate Mossiac. #itsallaboutteamwork💯🔥 #smamumbai #sumesshmenondesigns #sumesshmenonassociates #luxuryhomes .

This Ultra -Opulent Super Sexy Powder Room is one of my favourite areas in the house to design. Played with forms, vaulted ceiling glitzy finish , customized pedestrian counter from a single block. Very intricate Mossiac. #itsallaboutteamwork💯🔥 #smamumbai #sumesshmenondesigns #sumesshmenonassociates #luxuryhomes . ...

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