I think even a small house could be modified to have some sort of attached, covered indoor/outdoor room love this pool idea
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The Cuban influence in Miami, Florida is evident in this home. The adobe exterior, colored stained glass windows, and palm tree make this house just one of the many tropical residences in Miami.
The Portofino Home reflects the elegance of an Italian Villa with distinct Mediterranean styling. It has 4287 sq. of liv. area, 4 brms and 4 baths.
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