Everyone has a different definition of a dream home. For some, it may be a one-of-a-kind architectural masterpiece. For others, it’s acreage, privacy or a beachfront address. These latest listings from the Coldwell Banker Global Luxury® program cover just about every conceivable real estate fantasy, from secluded estate compounds with plenty of room to roam to hip modernist gems and coastal retreats that make you feel like you’re on vacation every day.
Beautifully sited within these 27 magnificent acres lies the next great Greenwich estate: Topping Hill. A collaboration between architect Ralph Mackin, builder Scott Hobbs, AD100 designer Alexa Hampton (daughter of legendary interior designer Mark Hampton), landscape architect Janice Parker and Stephen Scanniello, who designed the rose gardens, brought the exquisite 14,887-square-foot French Normandy-style residence to stunning completion in 2020. The estate recently garnered the attention of Forbes and other media outlets for its rare assemblage of acreage, new construction, beautiful and private grounds and abundant outdoor recreation.
Listed by Pamela Cunconan and Katie Schaller of Coldwell Banker Realty in Greenwich
300 Stone Canyon Road
Los Angeles, CA.
Prominently sited on approximately two verdant acres in lower Bel Air and set behind a gated entrance with 400 feet of street frontage, this majestic white-brick Georgian overlooks sweeping treetop views and the scenic fairways of the Bel Air Country Clubs. The property matches its 17,000 square-foot scale with a fabulous list of amenities: eight bedrooms, a theater, card room, libary, gym, 13 bathrooms and a two-bedroom, 2,000-square-foot guest house. The impressive detail, both inside and out, casts the home as one of L.A.’s finest with high ceilings, groin archways, limestone and walnut hardwood floors, eight fireplaces, a slate roof and park-like grounds meticulously designed with specimen trees, rose gardens and a 70-foot swimmer’s pool and spa.
Listed by Tania Ferris of Coldwell Banker Realty in Beverly Hills
1 Harbor Light
Newport Coast, CA.
Masterfully crafted and profoundly serene, this Newport Coast modernist dream offers privacy while providing limitless views of the harbor, ocean, and Catalina Island. Soaring ceilings, glass doors, and sleek materials including Venetian plaster walls, backlit ceiling accents, honed travertine, wood-framed doors, polished concrete, and maple flooring throughout enhance the airy atmosphere of the five-bedroom, six-and-one-half-bathroom home. Lavish appointments include a lower-level wine room, gym with a steam-room, butler’s kitchen, multiple decks, courtyards, an ocean-view rooftop lounge, a four-car garage, a detached casita and a captivating outdoor oasis punctuated by mature trees, spa, barbeque, lounge area, and a resort-caliber straight-edge infinity pool that appears to be spilling into the ocean beneath it.
Listed by Tim Smith and Thomas Walsh of Coldwell Banker Realty in Newport Beach
10 Harborage Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Prepare to be overtaken with the beauty and tranquility of this Intracoastal estate home privately nestled on a gated island in the heart of Fort Lauderdale. Recently renovated, the Mediterranean-inspired castle presents a magnificent display of architectural detail and fine craftsmanship in an open floor plan of nearly 9,500 square feet. Among the highlights: a theater room, full smart home with both Lutron and Crestron systems, gourmet gas kitchen with Thermador and Mielle appliances, gym with sauna and two primary suites on the first and second floors, bringing the total to seven bedrooms. A wonderful outdoor entertaining oasis awaits with a summer kitchen, lounge areas, a resort-style pool and spa and an 110-foot dock.
Listed by Jonathan Postma of Coldwell Banker Realty in Boca Raton
9570 Sunset Boulevard
Beverly Hills, CA.
Hovering above famed Sunset Boulevard, this gorgeous entertainer’s paradise is everything you imagine the Beverly Hills lifestyle to be. A sleek white jewel box introduces more than 8,000 square feet in a sweeping floor plan that prioritizes open living and dining areas, indoor/outdoor flow and supreme privacy. High ceilings, marble floors, a glass-paneled staircase and high-end finishes throughout give it undeniable edge. A private 2,000 square-foot terrace overlooks the pool area and captures spectacular city views. The primary suite features dual bathrooms, one with a standalone soaking bathtub and sliding glass doors to a large balcony; both feature glass showers, marble walls and floors that leads to an ultra-modern, avant-garde walk-in closet.
1516 Mokulua Drive
What better way to retreat and recharge than on a tropical island in your very own oceanfront resort? This breezy Kailua compound makes the most of its idyllic location on a spacious and beautifully manicured parcel with a spacious five-bedroom main house plus a separate five-bedroom-plus-den guest house. Meandering tropical pathways lead to an impressive entry complete with cascading water features and a Koi pond. Over 8,513 square feet of living space feature soaring ceilings and rich wood details overlooking gorgeous turquoise waters and direct Mokulua island views.
Listed by Tracy Allen of Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties
2 Oak Knoll Terrace
Nestled on an exclusive cul-de-sac just steps from the prestigious Langham Huntington Hotel lies Pasadena’s largest and most exceptional estate with two amazing turnkey structures. The main 12,300 square-foot residence was designed by prominent architects, Myron Hunt and Gordon Kaufmann and built by master builder Peter Hall with the finest materials and craftsmanship. An adjoining entertainment gallery presents a unique 20,200-square-foot commercial-grade museum by noted architects Ladd & Kelsey in 1973. The current owners spent seven years meticulously and flawlessly restoring, renovating and incorporating 21st-century technology and amenities, with no expense spared.
6020 Bonsall Drive
This resort-style equestrian compound rests on approximately three acres in breathtaking Malibu. Grand scale and light-filled, the residence rests on a knoll at the end of a long, gated drive where over 10,000 square feet of private luxurious living and ocean views await. Multiple entertaining spaces on the main floor provide seamless flow to a large deck and outdoor living/dining area. A total of seven bedrooms complete the home, along with a large office, laundry room, lower level bonus/media/game room and fitness room. The upper ocean-view owner’s suite beckons with dual closets, a luxe bath, fireplace seating and large view balcony. The magnificent grounds feature numerous areas to dine, relax, play, and entertain — from tennis courts to an infinity pool and spa with a swim-up bar, fire pit seating, outdoor kitchen and barbecue, tiki hut, batting cage and olive grove. Equestrian facilities include a barn, tack rooms, workshop, laundry, bathroom, corral, riding ring and hot walker.
Listed by Karsten Demers of Coldwell Banker Realty in Malibu
2621 N Dundee Street
Built by Monogram Builders, this Mediterranean villa is the jewel of Tampa Bay’s Sunset Park. Welcoming Royal Palms and a stone-paved drive lead to the regal entrance, inviting visitors to enjoy an unmatched Gulf Coast lifestyle. Stunning sun-lit interiors of over 10,000 square feet harmonize with dynamically patterned wood floors, handcrafted archways, bespoke ceilings, Moravian star pendant lights and other rich details. Multiple entertaining spaces impress, from the exquisite sitting room with fireplace to the showstopping entertainment lounge/game room and the home’s centerpiece living space featuring a dramatic folding panoramic door opening to the outdoors and the sprawling state-of-the-art kitchen. There are a total of eight ensuite bedrooms, including the dazzling owner’s suite with a gorgeous spa bath and a bespoke dressing room complete with a hidden entrance to the gym! A second-floor exclusive family escape opens to a terrace for admiring views. In the evening, the outdoor space transforms into a moonlit oasis for enviable parties with a pool, flaming fire bowls and a private covered dock.
Listed by Jeff Shelton of Coldwell Banker Realty in Tampa
2289 Forest View Ave
Situated behind private gates on a lush 1.48-acre lot in lower North Hillsborough, this exceptional estate offers elegant architectural detail and an ideal floor plan spanning over 9,300 square feet. The grand foyer with gorgeous stone floors opens to lovely formal rooms and showcases two sweeping staircases. A gourmet eat-in kitchen with large center island and walk-in pantry opens to the family room, while a second family room resides on the lower level. Amenities include two dedicated offices, a gym, a sauna, two laundry rooms, a children’s playroom with chalkboard wall, a billiard room, a wet bar with icemaker, a dishwasher and a refrigerator, and a 1,000-bottle wine cellar. Tranquil grounds with verdant landscaping, majestic trees, sprawling level lawn, fire pit, play structure, bocce ball court, multiple balconies and entertaining patios are a few of the highlights of this outstanding home.
Listed by Jim Arbeed of Coldwell Banker Realty in Burlingame