From an elegant mansion in California, to a glamorous waterfront home in Florida, this issue of Significant Sales also showcases homes from throughout the United States, Australia, Belgium, Dubai and the Bahamas.
This magnificent mansion built in 1939 has been completely renovated to meticulous standards. Situated on three level acres in Atherton’s most prestigious community, the estate welcomes one with unparalleled privacy and elegance. State of the art systems provide all the convenience and comfort of modernity while the original 1939 design features retain a dignified aristocratic ambience not found in contemporary architecture. A lovely pool house, ample garages for the auto collector, and majestic trees adorn the expansive grounds and gardens surrounding the home. A quiet, regal retreat in the heart of the dynamism of Silicon Valley.
Located along the eastern edge of the bio-diverse Trans Pecos eco region, the Comanche Trail Ranch has stunning views of the Madera Mountains. The Chihuahuan Desert, the largest desert in North America, features grasslands that provide excellent habitat for wildlife and bird species. Tremendous infrastructure includes a home, hunting lodge, foreman’s home, maintained road system and fencing, while working pens, barns and sheds round out the headquarters for an excellent working cattle ranch. Large water tanks are strategically located throughout, with an extensive water system to troughs for both wildlife and livestock needs.
This home features grand foyer with cathedral ceilings, living room with fireplace, floor to ceiling glass doors opening to the blue stone patio beyond, oversized kitchen/family room, formal dining and paneled library. There are a total of eight bedrooms including a ground floor Jr. master suite and a second floor master suite with sitting room, fireplace and private terrace, finished basement with media room, wine cellar & gym.
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Located in the exclusive community of Lyford Cay this spectacular family home is on a fabulous beach in the most private and secure of settings. Los Pastores has a total of 12 bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, five dressing rooms, dining room, games Room, TV Room, study/library, family kitchen and commercial kitchen, a large wood paneled Plantation drawing Room and elevator all on nearly three acres of private tropical landscaped grounds. Complete with spacious verandas and a beachfront Tiki bar with sundeck overlooking the sea and the overflow swimming pool, experience spectacular sunsets, morning swims or a jog on the beach all at your fingertips in a beautiful setting. Amenities include a gym, grass tennis court, staff accommodation, three-car garage and stand-by generator.
This residence features a 1,500-square-foot terrace that encompasses the entire apartment, which is the only one of its kind in the building. Located off the spacious living room, you step out and are instantly struck by the grandeur of the world’s largest tower, the Burj Khalifa. Directly below is the Dubai Fountain, which comes alive nightly with the dancing water shows. It’s also adjacent to the world’s largest mall, The Dubai Mall. Walk the length of the terrace and you are also greeted by unparalleled ocean views.