An architectural masterpiece designed by James Schmidt, AIA, privately situated behind gates on one of the most prestigious cul-de-sacs in Trousdale. An oasis of sophistication, warmth and unwavering attention to detail with spectacular views from downtown Beverly Hills to Catalina Island. Indoors you will find glamorous public rooms featuring white terrazzo floors, book matched Calcutta marble walls, pocketing Fleetwood doors, and pivoting walls of glass that open to a stunning infinity-edge-pool and spa. A superior floor-plan with 5 en-suite bedrooms finished with french oak floors, including the master suite with dual bathrooms, heated marble floors, a walk-in closet, retreat and fireplace. Enjoy a seamless indoor-outdoor experience complimented by a peaceful landscape with an abundance of space for entertaining. The exterior is complete with a built-in BBQ, al fresco dining, grassy yard, and terraces for lounging. Located within minutes of Beverly Hills and Sunset Strip. $18.25M
Newly updated, one-of-a-kind, 26 acre lakefront Chathambilt estate designed by Stephen Fuller. Breathtaking setting and views can only be appreciated in person. Uncompromising attention to detail, design and quality. Gated, carriage house, 6 car garage, pool, basketball and tennis, theater, 2 pastures. Located just 5 minutes from Downtown Alpharetta but the true Milton feel. 8 beds 10 baths 19k sqft - $6.3M
A beautiful 7,696-square-foot residence on Fisher Island with a private infinity edge pool and jacuzzi overlooking the ocean has been reduced to $16.9 million, a 20-percent reduction from its previous ask of $21 million, and distant listing price of $30 million in 2011.
The ground-floor unit is the only one of its kind on the island offering a direct-access stairway to the beach, per the Jills, who represent the owner.
Additional standout features:
5,300-square-foot terrace with seating areas and fountains
Five bedrooms, wood-paneled study, and six bathrooms
Venetian plaster walls
Hand-painted wall murals
Custom woodwork, ceiling murals
Direct ocean views
800-bottle wine wall
Custom wood bar
Jerusalem stone floors
Magnificent Avalon Southend Bayfront just two blocks from the beach. Situated on a 75' wide lot with over 6,400 SF of living space. A true one of a kind custom home with unequaled attention to detail. Featuring 6 bedrooms 7 bathrooms and 2 powder rooms accompanied by one of the island's largest private pools, 38' x 18', with adjacent hot tub offering an ample apron for lounging, a full bath and outside shower. Enjoy endless bay views from any of the 3 bayfront decks or inside through the floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors. The main house boasts 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and 2 lavatories, with exquisite Brazilian Cherrywood floors accompanied by marble tile. $7M
Presenting the most unique & luxurious living experience you will find in Manhattan's premier, coveted Soho neighborhood! This rare, one of a kind 20' single-standing residence is unlike anything in the area, and with an additional 2600 sq ft of available FAR, offers the potential to create an incredible 6,030 sq ft custom dream home! The home as it exists is exceptional, built in 1930, recently modernized renovated into a stunning single-family gem with 4 stories & a finished basement.The spacious 3,430 sq ft interior is graced by oversized windows on 4 exposures, wonderful wood-burning & gas fireplaces, original wood-beamed ceilings, exposed brick walls, antique chestnut hardwood floors & other elegant details that reflect its historical integrity.The current configuration is 2 bedrooms, 2 full & 2 half baths, with a prized 280 sq ft landscaped terrace for enjoying peaceful time outdoors. $8M
Exquisitely detailed architectural masterpiece with the charm of an Italian villa. Indulge in an opulent lifestyle in the security and privacy of the gated Turtle Lake community. Two sumptuous courtyards allow for truly resort experience. Over 14,500 sq ft of living space nestled on almost 2 acres offering serene views of Turtle Lake. This custom-built estate amazes with finest artwork by multiple artisans, luxury finishes, finest woodwork, iron, marble, stone accents and mosaic. 2-story executive library, formal living and stunning dining room. The 8 car garage has its own car wash. Tranquil pool, extensive terraces and lounges, indoor and outdoor fireplaces make it an entertainment paradise. Enjoy the professionally manicured gardens. Spectacular lower level features full kitchen, multiple lounges, incredible movie theater, sauna, bar, large fitness room and more. One of a kind, spectacular estate with resort flair. $10.5M
Imagine finding everything you've dreamed of all under one roof, in the heart of East Glencoe! This stately, one of a kind newer manor home is a rare find, for those with more discerning, sophisticated taste. This unparalleled, custom estate commands an acre of property, where you can enjoy a resort-like lifestyle on one of Glencoe's most beautiful streets. The sprawling interior features 3 levels approx 14,000 sq. feet of expansive luxury, with a grand staircase entryway and 20+ generously sized rooms. Truly a move in ready retreat for your family. The exquisitely finished lower level offers all the modern amenities under its soaring 10 foot ceilings. Take in the magnificently landscaped grounds dotted by lovely and relaxing fountains, an outdoor fireplace, outdoor kitchen and patio. Enjoy the beautiful sparkling, oversized, heated pool, companion hot tub and tiled pool house. Extra privacy is provided by the abundant grounds surrounded by trees. Not to be missed! 7 beds - 9 baths - 10,000 sqft - $5.75M
Long gated driveway leads to spectacular one-of-a-kind stone chateau built by European artisans. On Golden Mile. Extensive addition 2002 encompassing new master suite, ensuite, library, outside cloister, pool house, bathroom, sauna, shower, renovated kitchen, basement. Opulence and comfort extends throughout the four levels. Four-storey stone tower opens to living areas. $3.3M
Elegant, historic landmark home (GAGE HOUSE) in prime East Wilmette location. This lovely victorian painted lady has been beautifully updated and authentically restored to it's natural beauty. The first floor features large living room with dramatic floor to ceiling windows, two fireplaces and high ceilings. Handsome library with stone mantle fireplace, and french doors leading to the formal dining room, gourmet chef's kitchen with all newer appliances and custom island that opens to very special three-seasoned veranda. The kitchen overlooks a beautiful landscaped backyard and patio. Second floor has master suite, plus three additional bedrooms - two en-suite baths. Full English basement with office area and recreation room, laundry room, and additional bedroom and full bath. Two car detached garage in former barn, mature gardens, bricked patio and stunning landscaping. A very special Wilmette treasure. SOLD $1.6M
The Gatsby Mansion provides spectacular views over the City of Gold. This magnificent four-level home of 2,000 square meters was created by the Pellerade Design Group and took more than six years to complete and epitomizes a true international Superhome.
Recently featured on Top Billing, it has eight bedrooms ensuite and several lavish living and dining rooms as well as a private nightclub, a spa, a library, a gymnasium, boardroom/conference facilities and both indoor and outdoor pools.
The Palladian architecture evokes the glamour of the Belle Epoque and the formal terraced gardens are based on the Peterhof Palace. Infused with contemporary finishes; it boasts the latest home automation, security and surveillance technologies and environmentally-efficient features. $8.5M
The position and sheer size of this contemporary home set in the heart of Sandhurst and within 2 Kilometres of the Sandton CBD with panoramic views over Sandton's leafy green suburbs, is uncompromising and simply breathtaking. Situated on 8,565 square meters of prime South African real estate with a potential of a sub-division, this home is irreplaceable. Meander along this extended driveway to be met with a majestic quadruple storey home with rolling landscaped and manicured terraced gardens. Renowned architect Jeremy Williams of MWLF designed this beautiful home - where every element has been fastidiously thought through and exceptionally implemented over a period of 3 years. Cascading water features and overwhelming volumes with glass elevator welcome you upon entrance. Flawless symmetry and all encompassing glass design transcend onto an elevated rim-flow pool with a surreal backdrop of Sandton CBD and neighbouring lush greenery, which has been perfectly accentuated from every room throughout the home. Seamless flow allowing for integrated indoor and outdoor living designed for both grand entertaining as well as intimate family living; compromising of formal and informal lounge, illuminated wine cellar & cigar lounge ,formal and informal dining and breakfast area, and private study. 5 bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms fitted with high end bespoke finishes including an unparalleled main suite, with never ending views over the landscaped gardens and flowing sea of green surrounding the Sandton CBD. Drive through garaging for 10+ cars with elevator access as well as secondary goods lift going direct to scullery with ample staff accommodation. This home a totally unique value proposition and given accessibility and position is irreplaceable in and around the area. $6.2M
Welcome home to "Minnewoc", one of Lake Country's most stunning estates! This spectacular estate is a replica of Anne Boleyn's castle built in 1892 and totally renovated in recent years, including a large addition in 2014. Over 800' of pristine lake frontage and 7.2 acres including a private island. Despite the gorgeous finishes, the opulent details, smart home technology or the 16,000 sq ft, this house feels like "home''. The rooms carry a level of intimate comfort while still providing for some of the finest entertaining space - inside and out! This is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!
6 beds 10 baths 16,000 sqft $10.5M
Casa Chorro stands proudly above El Chorro– San Miguel’s legendary source of water discovered in the 16th Century– close to other notable landmarks such as the Casa de la Cultura at the end of a picturesque cobblestone lane in one of the best residential neighborhoods in the Historic Center. A truly exceptional property and easily one of San Miguel de Allende’s most distinguished homes, the fine, Spanish colonial, hacienda-like estate owned by a prominent media executive is securely ensconced within the walls of its own park on three-quarters of an acre. The terraced compound occupies one of the largest private parcels of land in the old town and echoes a bygone era of elegance with outstanding construction, masterfully crafted materials, and state-of-the-art amenities. Advanced solar system technology provides electricity and hot water “off the grid.” Staff quarters with three bedrooms and an ample parking area accommodate practical considerations. $10M
Built in 1857, and originally called Caverhill, it is one of the oldest houses in South Rosedale and was home to the Mayor of Toronto, George Geary from the 1920's to the 1950's. The beautifully proportioned historical facade creates a timeless masterpiece. It is situated on a highly coveted lot (approximately 1 acre), in Rosedale, Toronto's most desired neighbourhood. The gorgeous views are wonderful features of this second-built house. This majestic house will have your guests fully entertained while ensuring complete privacy. A beautifully crafted guest house with underground direct access to the home exemplifies the property's regal standing. The garage will showcase your automobiles in stunning display. Escape to the city's prestigious Bay-Bloor-Yorkville area, moments away where high-end shopping, entertaining, and five star restaurants await. Only once in a lifetime such a celebrated property becomes available. $14M
Privately positioned in an exclusive waterfront enclave, this home is a secret city oasis nestled in expansive resort-like surrounds. Every day is a holiday as iconic NZ vistas unfold from the warm, north facing living spaces of this luxurious grand design. A contemporary masterpiece, this Adrian McNaught design flows effortlessly across multiple living spaces, perfectly zoned for entertaining or the extended family. Inspired finishes and attention to detail add drama to the breathtaking backdrop. A cantilevered staircase framed by glass draws the outside in and is complimented by a bespoke cable car providing easy access to every level. No expense has been spared in the execution of this this bedroom, eight bathroom home. Beautifully crafted slate, marble and glass surfaces shimmer under skylights and recessed halogen lighting. 6 beds - 8 baths - NZ $12,750,000
Wonderful villa pieds dans l'eau in a spectacular location on the seashore.
The charm of the most beautiful gulf of the Mediterranean sea in a private peninsula facing the port of Stintino.
Surrounded by a 6,000 sqm Mediterranean garden, the villa occupies an entire peninsula, with private access to the sea for the three sides and faces the old harbor and the whole the Asinara Gulf, about 1 km from the center of Stintino.
Designed by Arch. Alberto Riva in collaboration with Fred Drugman and built in 1960, still retains the charm of those years. The old-style details blend perfectly with the contemporary renovation, directed by the famous architect of Costa Smeralda, Jean-Claude Lesuisse.
The villa boast a sea water swimming pool and 6.000 sqm pristine Mediterranean park. PRICE UPON REQUEST
Opening to breathtaking views across Double Bay and architecturally designed by the peerless Luigi Rosselli, this superb residence elegantly balances period grace with ultra contemporary style. Beautifully updated to the highest possible standards and on offer for the first time in over 40 years, this is an offering of rear distinction.
Exceptionally private and peaceful with an unsurpassed attention to detail, this extraordinary home flows over four inviting levels. Intuitively crafted with an emphasis on formal luxury and casual warmth, there is a wealth of spacious indoor and outdoor entertaining options. All bedrooms are generous doubles, with the palatial master including a dressing room, ensuite and terrace.
This marvelous property is one of a kind. Elegant and professionally decorated, high ceilings, impotent doors and windows which allow natural light and breezes to cool the house year round. Six large bedrooms with unobstructed ocean views, three of which are master suites.
Each bedroom has state-of-the-art electronics and gorgeous walk-in-closets. Elegant Italian Marble covers most areas, including the large family room, den, elevator, indoor dining room for 20, the al fresco breakfast area and private wine cellar. The home boasts two impressive swimming pools, one of which is located on the third level rooftop solarium with a full bar. Additional features include an elevator, fully equipped chef’s kitchen plus independent staff kitchen, a unique open-air powder room, and lush tropical landscaping throughout the estate to ensure your privacy and enjoyment. $13.5M