A stone facade and expansive motor court allude to the grandness of this 10-acre luxury estate in Washington. The gated property features many outdoor amenities, including an outdoor kitchen, hot tub, fireplace, sport court and treehouse.
This 19-bedroom luxury Mediterranean-style home wraps around a massive motor court showcasing a long, tiled fountain. The home's 3.5-acre grounds include an 800-foot driveway and lush, manicured grounds that offer privacy in the heart of Beverly Hills.
A water feature adorns the motor court of this sprawling Beverly Hills estate, which encompasses 3.5 acres and includes an 800-foot driveway accessed via beautiful wrought iron gates. The 19-bedroom home was designed by Gordon Kaufmann.
A gravel driveway guides visitors through the front gate and to the formal motor court,
where there's plenty of space to park their cars. Straight ahead, they'll see the Spanish tile roof, sweeping balconies and archways that comprise the main house, as well as a matching garage on the right.
An expansive motor court makes for a stunning entry to this modern Palladian home. Low concrete walls help to define the space, separating it from the beautiful landscaping beyond. At the entryway is a spout water feature and large zinc urns to welcome guests into the home.
Built back in 1908, this Greek Revival home in Darien, Conn., continues to wow visitors with its stately architecture and exquisite formal gardens. Lush planned perennial beds and carefully trimmed hedges surround the motor court and offer a glimpse of the grandeur to come.
Pavers in a quatrefoil design, repeated from this home’s Tudor-style architecture, is a focal point of the motor court. Reclaimed street pavers are used for the front drive, as well as, the back patio. The scale of the motor court was defined and softened with boxwood hedging and large lindens spaded in. The home in Glencoe, Ill., was an Association of Professional Landscape Designers 2015 Landscape Design Award winner.