Designed as a second home, this 10,000-square-foot luxury estate has a Mediterranean-inspired design that includes a tile roof and stone accents on the facade. Inside, every room is strategically situated to capture lakefront views. A cobblestone drive provides access to two parking pads and a four-car garage.
With a gated entry and cobblestone drive, this 10,000-square-foot custom home is loaded with luxuries. Two parking pads provide space for guests, while a four-car garage is split between two wings of the house. Stone accents on the facade and a terra cotta tile roof are among the home's Mediterranean touches.
Situated on a 35-acre lot, this amazing residence includes a guesthouse as well as a caretaker's house, and features sweeping valley and mountain views. The architecture is low-slung with curved facades, the buildings and landscaping carefully constructed to be harmonious with one another.
You can whip up just about anything in this no-expense-spared kitchen. Chef-grade appliances blend beautifully with elegantly rustic architectural details such as the solid hand-hewn and distressed ceiling beams and solid white oak hand-distressed floors.
The formal dining room of this Mediterranean-style estate is located near the front entry to wow guests as they arrive. The long table seats 12, and a sideboard tucks into a lighted niche for convenient storage of service pieces. A painted ceiling packs a big design punch.
Mirror sheathes every wall and shelf surface in this knockout walk-in closet, giving new meaning to the term "hall of mirrors." A red Italian glass chandelier pops vividly in the white and mirrored space.
This Irvine, California, estate has two living rooms that can handle every kind of event possible, be that entertaining guests or just watching the game. In this living room, open arched doorways lead out to a sitting patio and dramatic countryside views.
A zero-edge pool and spa are among the resort-like outdoor amenities of a 13,255 square-foot home in Las Vegas, called Cavu. The homeowners, Jon Sparer and John Klai (designers of casinos such as the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas), used architect Eric Strain for the home's design.
Tennis and basketball are two of the many outdoor activities and amenities residents and guests can enjoy at this 3.5-acre luxury estate in the heart of Beverly Hills. Called The Beverly House, the Mediterranean-style estate features multiple outdoor areas for lounging, entertaining and exercising.
A cascading fountain echoes the lines of a garden staircase on this sprawling, luxurious estate in Auckland, New Zealand. The four-level mansion is surrounded by lush landscaping and a plethora of outdoor amenities.
A stone gazebo represents just one of myriad outdoor entertaining spaces on the grounds of this 3.5-acre Mediterranean-style estate at the heart of Beverly Hills. The elaborate gardens feature dense, well-manicured foliage that offers privacy and adds to the beauty of this iconic property.
A luxury estate in Miami Beach incorporates key water features into its expansive yard, which ends at the beach. The homeowners wished for a level, open landscaped area to include the pool, a spa, tanning areas and a large lawn. Miami landscape architect Orlando Comas' award-winning design created a captivating outdoor space surrounded by lush vegetation.
Metallic plaster continues from the master bath into the master bedroom of this Mediterranean-inspired luxury estate. A cut stone fireplace adds elegance and warmth to the spacious room. Stone columns on either side of the bed support an arch outfitted with recessed reading lights. Draperies open and close with a button to block light for sleeping or reveal views from the tall windows during the day.