Located at 499 Indian Field Road, Greenwich, Connecticut, this is the only Greenwich estate property to cover over 50 acres of island property including two islands with a total of one mile of shoreline, at forty feet above mean high water. Cobblestone drive leads up to the enormous mansion with twelve bedrooms, seven full baths, two partial baths, and over 10,000 square feet of indoor living space. Traditional white sided home with two stone towers and gabled roof, windows galore, mature trees, meticulously maintained garden including palm trees, wildflowers, and landscaped acreage. Seaside views of Long Island Sound from window-laden terrace from which can be seen the spa, pool, grass tennis court, pergola, stone carriage house with clock tower, greenhouses, and garage.
Three stories of indoor space include twelve foot ceilings, grand entryway, paneled living room with fireplace, French doors, solarium, built in bookcases, oak columns, and skylights. Master suite boasts a fireplace, sleeping porch, dressing room and marble bathroom. Two of the other bedrooms are oval, one including a fireplace, and two with balcony access. Other areas incorporate staff quarters, staff kitchen with dumb waiter, wine cellar, sitting room, various laundry rooms, and pool house with 75 foot heated pool. Acreage also enjoys a three bedroom stucco cottage, with porch, near the gate.
Listed at David Ogilvy and Associates for the asking price of $140 million, this is a once in a lifetime opportunity as this property has not been on the market since 1904.
The main house on this private island consists of eleven bedrooms, eleven full baths, two half baths, hardwood floors, chandeliers, giant windows, and terraces galore, situated on 38 acres of private tropical paradise. Living quarters for 22 people and staff quarters for 29, the island has become a family home with a magnificent main house, comfortable guest houses, a harbor house, docks, and even a stone chapel.
Everything from boats to a float-plane and recreational facilities beyond compare–including bike paths, gym, spa, infinity pool, salon, trails, fishing, diving, swimming, and snorkeling. Truly a private paradise with tropical plants and trees with unhindered views of the bluest of seas. Access by seaplane to this safe, limited-tax, English-speaking country, 30 minutes from Nassau and an hour from Palm Beach. Offered by George Damianos at Sotheby’s International Realty for $85,000,000.
The astonishing estate at 384 Delfern Drive, Los Angeles, in Holmby Hills is one of Wallace Neff’s final designs, built in 1970. Gates lead to the most private of spaces, immaculately landscaped and majestically situated on over seven acres which adds up to three parcels. Over 15,500 square feet of living space is accessed as the grand entrance takes the breath away with a gracious chandelier, sweeping grand staircase, and a striking full circle balcony. Opportunity for entertaining many overnight guests with ten bedrooms, twelve full baths, and one powder room. Incomparable detail features high ceilings, walnut parquet flooring, oval hallway, white marble, coffered ceilings, and distinguished wood work throughout.
One of the most elite settings in North America where grounds feel like a park maintaining rolling turf, mature trees, gardens, tennis court, swimming pool, motor court, and four car garage. Comfort and retreat come easily in the elegant but restful atmosphere of this marvelous estate. Property listed at Coldwell Banker by Essex & Harvey Group for $75,000,000 asking price.