Snowy winter mountain escapes. Majestic European-style estates. Easy breezy Mediterranean wonders. The latest $10 million+ listings from the Coldwell Banker Global Luxury® program are the stuff of real estate dreams.
200 Sesame Street
Every detail of this designer Aspen masterpiece is crafted with materials from around the world — exotic African wood, Portuguese limestone and hand-carved doors from Indonesia. The warm contemporary home speaks of quality from the moment you drive through the private gate. With panoramic views of Aspen Mountain, Tiehack/Buttermilk and Mt. Sopris, the walls of glass and warm vertical-grain Douglas Fir wrap the modern living spaces in true mountain splendor. Elegant entertaining extends to the outdoor landscapes with the dramatic waterfall, two ponds, multiple snow-melt stone terraces, hot tub, fire pit and lush lawn complement the view. Add the convenient in-town location, easy access to hiking and biking trails and you have a sanctuary not to be missed. Enjoy the chic sophistication created by famed interior designer Sara Story NYC, the climate-controlled wine cellar and walls and hallways suited for the finest art collection. A comforting master suite to dream about — imagine waking up to the framed view of Aspen Mountain to check conditions on the slopes or warm up with the ambient glow of the fireplace that also fronts the walk-in closet.
Listed by Susan Plummer and Carrie Wells of Coldwell Banker Mason Morse
25 Close Road
This majestic Greenwich estate echoes the impressive architecture and refinement of Europe. Nearly six high acres with sweeping lawns, specimen trees and perennial gardens blend with the resonating pageantry of Wilshire Lake. Custom finishes throughout the marble gallery hall sets an enchanting stage for this 12,000 square-foot home with elaborate parquet and inlay floors, detailed boiserie with en suite paneled doors and graceful wrought-iron staircases. The very essence of grandeur is vividly brought to life by the beautifully proportioned public rooms made for elegant entertaining. The grand ballroom with breathtaking ornamentation, carved friezes and a handsome fireplace with antique mantel radiance to the colonnades with classical artistry grace the living room and formal sitting area.
Listed by Tamar Lurie of Coldwell Banker Realty, Greenwich
255 Ladera Drive
Los Angeles, CA.
This magnificent French Normandy Chateau rests at the end of a private gated drive on nearly two acres in one of L.A.’s finest neighborhoods. Amazing craftsmanship defines this romantic residence featuring dramatic finishes and rare imported materials. The living room extraordinaire, elegant formal dining room and chic atrium accommodate large and small groups while a spacious chefs’ kitchen exudes the essence of Provence. Designer-perfect family room, four grand en-suite bedrooms on the second floor and an additional bonus area make it comfortable for day-to-day living. The grounds are replete with specimen trees, a two-story spectacular pool house, a beautiful pool, two guest cottages and parking to accommodate hundreds of guests. Breathtaking surroundings, privacy and gardens filled with flowers transport you to a superb French countryside estate. Yet a location within close proximity to the Beverly Hills Hotel puts the city’s couture shopping and fine dining within reach. The total square footage includes four structures.
Listed by Ron de Salvo of Coldwell Banker Realty, Beverly Hills
1350 W 29th St
Miami Beach, FL.
Enjoy the peace and serenity of Miami Beach’s Sunset Lake with wide sweeping views and 325 feet of waterfront in this Mediterranean oasis. The grand estate offers stunning panoramic views upon beautifully maintained grounds spanning 25,085 square feet. Reminiscent of a private Tuscan hideaway, this elegant home offers an escape in the heart of Miami Beach infused with romance and beauty at every turn. The residence features grand spaces of abundant light and majestic outdoor gardens in approximately 8,648 total square feet. Accessed through automated gates and down a lushly landscaped Chicago Brick driveway, the home brings together five bedrooms and two baths. Must-have outdoor living accouterments elevate the allure of this property, including two private docks, a heated pool, three garages and a large covered patio.
2455 Sulphur Springs Ave
Saint Helena, CA.
Throughout its illustrious past, the Vine & Fig Tree Farm has been a landmark property within the Napa Valley community — home to fundraisers, concerts, large social gatherings, fashion shows and visits by prominent citizens from around the San Francisco Bay Area. An authentic historic farmstead that encompasses approximately 49 acres, the property rests on two legal parcels and features a historic 5-bedroom Italianate residence showcasing lofty ceilings, handsome wood floors, original architectural details, and a broad wrap-around porch with views of an expansive lawn, gazebo and bandshell. Nearby is the property’s classic pool and lawns, anchored by a wonderful pool house with mid-century bones and tasteful vintage detail, featuring his and hers changing rooms with showers and baths, and a spacious view patio. Vine & Fig Tree Farm enjoys a high-end Cabernet vineyard that spans approximately 3.5 acres, plus more plantable acreage, a 2,300 square-foot caretaker’s home, a rustic barn and chicken coup, a fruit orchard and acres of pasture for horses.
Listed by Cyd Greer of Coldwell Banker Brokers of the Valley
214 E Hopkins Avenue
The historic circa-1888 Observatory House offers one of Aspen’s premier in-town locations, set in the core across from Francis Whitaker Park and just a block away from restaurant row. Awarded the Colorado Award for Remodeling Excellence in 2002, this exquisitely restored and remodeled Victorian features six bedroom suites with unobstructed views of Aspen Mountain and Red Mountain. The residence is considered an Aspen Landmark for the rooftop observatory installed by the previous owner, Mrs. Elizabeth Jones. Blending the charm of the Victorian Era with the warm contemporary interiors, this stately residence offers the convenience of in-town living.
Listed by Carrie Wells of Coldwell Banker Mason Morse
580 N Beverly Glen
Los Angeles, CA.
Steeped in Hollywood Fame, “The 580” is distinguished Holmby Hills compound set behind gates on approximately 1.65 landscaped acres. Exquisitely maintained and extensively renovated in 2003 and 2004, the main house features timbered cathedral ceilings, handcrafted wrought iron and painted tiles, hardwood floors, 2-story chandelier entry, grand living room with a trussed ceiling, fireplace, Juliet’s balcony, courtyard and gardens. A gorgeous master suite beckons with a barrel-vaulted ceiling, fireplace, sitting area, office, walk-in closets and lavish spa-style bath. Countless rooms are designed to elevate modern-day living and entertaining: a formal dining and breakfast room, family room, library/study, home theatre (formerly a Bel-Air “Circuit” Projection Theater), game room with a bar, lounge and refrigerated wine cellar, art studio, playroom and staff quarters with catering kitchen outdoor living loggia. A detached one-bedroom guest house is highlighted by a kitchen, tennis court with pavilion, pool, spa, pool cabana, basketball court, flat lawns and playground, rose gardens, motor court, three-car porte cochere and three-car garage.
9410 W Broadview Dr
Bay Harbor Islands, FL.
Combining an Italian villa with modern sophistication, this south-facing waterfront masterpiece in Bay Harbor Islands is the premier setting for entertaining. The heart of the home is the great room, featuring a grand marble entrance, mahogany wood details, vaulted and arched ceilings, as well as vast natural flowing light. This home of fine taste and opulent design features floor-to-ceiling windows that greet you with stunning 117 feet of water frontage and panoramic views of Indian Creek Golf Course and open waters. This 9,251 square-foot residence boasts five bedrooms and three baths, two master suites, gourmet kitchen, formal dining room, elevator, ample storage throughout and an expansive patio area with a brand new private boat dock, remodeled pool, raised sea wall and outdoor generator. This residence offers some of the most breathtaking views in all of Bay Harbor.
364 N Bristol Avenue
Los Angeles, CA.
A striking mid-century residence set in a lush tropical paradise makes its presence known in Brentwood Park. The Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired home has been completely re-imagined and re-energized by significant architects. Each room has more panache than the last, with intensive layers of texture, fashioning a chic, yet informal lifestyle with both whimsical decor and dramatic overtones. An unforgettable kitchen with large center island and stylish dining banquette is the hotspot of casual dinner parties. A lower level plays host to a plush theatre and guest suite. Expansive entertainment terraces surround a pool and waterfall, an arrestingly beautiful courtyard for outdoor parties with dazzling night-lighting. An exciting and unique retreat, this is the quintessential haven for one whose perfect home acquisition is a distinctive work of art.
Listed by Mary Lu Tuthill of Coldwell Banker Realty, Brentwood
157 Brattle Street
Amongst the stately residences along historic Brattle Street sits this stunning property less than half a mile from Harvard Square and the Charles River. The home was exquisitely renovated with the highest level of craftsmanship and timeless style for luxury living. Fine features throughout the home include nine-foot ceilings, eight fireplaces, leaded and stained glass windows, custom millwork, built-in cabinetry and geothermal energy. The house also boasts a gym, media room, heated swimming pool, spa and fabulous outdoor entertaining spaces with custom stonework. Two-car garage and parking for two additional off-street parking spaces round out the many amenities found inside and outside this home.
Listed by Gail Roberts of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Cambridge