A delightful freehold family house arranged over primarily three floors with an excellent arrangement of both reception rooms and bedrooms. The property is in excellent condition and is well located on the eastern side of Chelsea Park Gardens overlooking a private garden and enjoying the benefit of its own off street parking. Continue reading to view additional images.
Considered “The most beautiful property in Lucca,” Villa Massei, in the hamlet of Massa Macinaia, sits on 21 hectares of land, including farmland, olive groves and pinewood. While featuring all of the elements of a country estate, including privacy, it is only 8 Km away from the ancient walls of Lucca, and 4 Km from the highway A12 (Forte dei Marmi is 25 minutes drive and Florence 50). Built originally in the 16th century as a hunting lodge for the counts Sinibaldi, the estate consists of three units: the villa, the guesthouse, and a custodian residence. In addition to this, the Villa’s backyard hosts a 16th century grotto complete with antique stone masks spewing water through five separate fountains. The private swimming pool, 16 x 6 Meters, near the guesthouse, is surrounded by a flowery Mediterrenean-style garden. Continue reading to view additional images.
This Artist’s Retreat located in picturesque Bolinas, California, is a private residence that features eclectically modern interiors. California-based interior designer Catherine MacFee created the earthy but chic look featuring a mixture of antique, contemporary and rustic furnishings. Continue reading to view additional images of the property.
This classic Dutch colonial home is located on Palm Beach’s pristine Kawama Lane. Offered in impeccable condition, the home features six bedrooms, eight full baths, one half-bath and an outdoor pool as well as gracious spaces for entertaining. Continue reading to view additional images.
Located at one of the most sought after addresses in the Byron hinterland on an extremely private 5 acre estate, Incatrole is owned by and was hand built by renowned International Artist Ken Johnson. This exotic oasis truly is a work of art. Drawing mainly from the artists’s love of India and his partners heritage the home features many Rajistani details including 1000 year old sandalwood columns which frame the large central living space and the heart of this magnificent home. Extensive travel through Morocco, Spain, Mexico and India have provided additional inspiration for the design and one cannot help but feel transported to a faraway exotic land when entering this magical home. Continue reading to view additional images.
The Orangery was built in 1740 as a Water House with later designs by Robert Adam. The 18th Century parkland, a magnificent feature of the house, is attributed to Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown. The house has undergone extensive refurbishment and extension in the last 40 years with the gardens restored and redesigned with the help of the renowned national designer Georgia Langton. Under its current custodians, all the charm and character has been reinstated to create a fantastic hideaway with many original features. Of particular note is the dining room which is beautifully crowned with a cupola. As well as being the perfect family home, the house is ideal for entertaining with the dining room opening out to a terrace with views over the parkland and out to sea. There are 3 guest bedroom suites in the main house. The Boat House sits on the edge of the lake and there is a contemporary Summer House currently used as an art studio. Further useful outbuildings lie away from the house. Continue reading to view additional images.
Architecturally inspiring in both appearance and function this Sunset Plaza home radiates a warm California modern allure draped in sophistication and delight while conveying an unmistakable sense of strength volume and boldness. Exterior and interior transitional spaces are rich in fluidity so that the capacity to enjoy and entertain is always sensible and effortless. Sweeping panoramic views of the city afforded by an endless number of vantage points throughout the estate are nothing short of breathtaking. Equally stunning are the views of the property itself from within as architectural and landscape elements serve as artistic expressions and repeatedly delight as one explores the property. Continue reading to view additional images.
This stunning residence stands majestically on a rocky cliff above the new port of Mykonos. From its elevated position it affords breathtaking panoramic views of the town with its famous windmills, the Aegean Sea including the sacred island of Delos, and captivating sunsets. The property, dramatic and impressive, yet a serene and private haven, is only a few minutes away from the lively and cosmopolitan town of Mykonos. Continue reading to view additional images.
Set in beautiful rolling countryside in Hampshire, England, this immaculate house has wonderful views, beautiful gardens, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis court, stabling, walled garden, 10 houses and cottages, park, wood and arable land, and family shoot. Continue reading to view additional images of the property.