In Potomac, Maryland, this custom home makes a memorable first impression with a circular driveway wrapping around a fountain and a noble arched front door. The home itself encompasses over 13,000 square feet with five bedrooms.
The home's first floor has most of the living spaces; the second hosts the bedrooms. And a petite top floor is made up of a large family room with a bathroom, plus extra storage. The house's front overlooks a park; the back, a pretty courtyard.
The house's main level centers around an open air living and dining room that seamlessly joins with patios and the gorgeous infinity pool. On either side of this space is a bedroom; the master suite perches on the floor above.
This boomerang-shaped beach house in the Virgin Islands has a swimming pool at the tip and a point that directs the views to sand and surf. The design allows each room to have walls of windows facing the ocean, giving island views from just about every vantage point in the entire house, as seen on HGTV's Amazing Water Homes.
This 8,000-square-foot home in the British Virgin Islands is comprised of three five-bedroom beachfront villas surrounded by lush tropical landscaping, ideal for maintaining privacy while also still allowing a view of the Sir Francis Drake Channel. Exterior features include multiple terraces and infinity edge swimming pools.
In three compact floors, this cute beach house in Surfside, Calif., packs in everything you need for a posh getaway: three bedrooms, three bathrooms, patios directly on the beach and amazing ocean views.
A feeling of tranquility prevails as this private sanctuary rests on two sprawling acres stretching from the white sands of the beach to a calm lagoon and encompassing a main residence and a two-story guest house buffered by a lush Japanese garden.