Case Studies

Each property tells a unique story of architectural vision, design, precision, craftsmanship, sustainability, management and client satisfaction. Please take a moment to review some of our case studies and capture a glimpse of how ILEX builds enduring quality and beauty.

A Modern Take On the Historical Row House

in the heart of DC's Dupont Circle

Rustic Country Guest House

incorporates elements reminiscent of the main house

Charlottesville Farm

a stunning addition creates a modern zen space

European-Inspired Mountain Retreat

takes its inspiration from Alpine architecture

Traditional Comfort

a newly-constructed home takes design cues from the past

Stone Manor House

a nearly century-old home is transformed for today

Haven in the Harbor

a waterfront townhome enhances its harbor views

Red Barn

built in 1764, this home is now a private residence on a cidery

River's Edge

a stately 19th century colonial becomes a light-filled getaway

At Home on the Water

an old oyster-processing plant becomes a weekend retreat

Transformed Virginia Winery

an expedited renovation in time for the next wine season

Retreat for all Seasons

at home with its surrounding Allegheny Mountains

Modern History

sleek new pavilions meld seamlessly into this 19th century home

Modern Portal

boasting two-story views of maryland's south river

Greek Revival Pool House

a study in hellenic symmetry

Mountain Cottage

an english romantic-style cottage in the blue ridge

Open Air Great Room

designed to both enjoy and withstand its environment

Private Golf Course

renovating a championship golf clubhouse

Twice Transformed

a stately home undergoes two transformations under different owners

Seaside Renovation

inspired by the ocean's beauty

Family Getaway

a custom-built vacation home for an active family

Tranquility on the Severn

a 1922 estate finds its single-family roots once again

Contemporary Drama

angled elegance showcases rare finds

Hunting Lodge

newly-constructed from reclaimed vintage materials

Vintage Vineyard

a one-of-a-kind home is created from salvaged barns

Coastal Elegance

seaside retreat pays homage to nantucket

Outdoor Escape

new all-encompassing outdoor oasis creates at-home getaway

Georgian Grandeur

classical elements abound in this palladian-style home

Unique Guest House

an homage to water, sunlight and comfort

Residential Boat Bar

unique bar replicates antique boat in holly and teak