This issue features top real estate sales from various locations, beginning with an extraordinary family estate in Australia that sold for $25.4 million (USD). Â Also featured are properties from Colorado, Texas, Hong Kong, Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts and Florida, and another significant sale from our own Montecito Coast Village Road brokerage in Montecito California.
SYDNEY SOTHEBYâ€™S INTERNATIONAL REALTY | $25,480,000 (USD), $28,000,000 (AUD) | AUSTRALIA
An unrivaled family estate on approximately 2,147square meters
of blue-ribbon land with northerly harbour views, this vast private
holding is in a class of its own. Designed for a modern family
lifestyle with a North-South tennis court, pool and garaging for
18 cars, the property includes a grand five-bedroom mansion,
separate one-bedroom penthouse, two-bedroom guest apartment,
plus two separate one-bedroom guest/staff apartments. There’s
also is a home cinema and huge park-like level gardens.
ASPEN SNOWMASS SOTHEBYâ€™S INTERNATIONAL REALTY | $14,725,000 | COLORADO, USA
Perfectly situated on 1.3 acres on the Ridge of Red Mountain,
the architecture of this refined estate complements the intimate
connection with the magnificent mountains. It has direct
views of Aspen Mountain and downtown Aspen, sweeping views
of all of the mountain ranges from Independence Pass to Mt. Sopris,
as well as views of Hallam Lake and the Roaring Fork River.
Custom designed by Robert Trown, it has a dramatic great room,
entertaining area with sunken bar, nine gas fireplaces, gourmet
kitchen, spacious master suite with two balconies, fully-equipped
gym, massage room with steam and sauna, 3,000 bottle climatecontrolled
wine room and infinity edge pool with waterfall.
CAPITAL CITY SOTHEBYâ€™S INTERNATIONAL REALTY | $12,500,000 | TEXAS, USA
his home is retired tennis professional Andy Roddickâ€™s beautiful
8,960 square foot Lake Austin retreat. It is nestled in the
gated privacy and lush trees off of Westlake Drive. Descend past the
modern workout gym, the putting green and be welcomed through
the courtyard into contemporary charm. Each bedroom has its own
bathroom, with all rooms enjoying views of the lake as well as access
to the screened-in lanai. As the entire downstairs enjoys breathtaking
views of the infinity pool and Lake Austin, the backyard is perfect
for an evening on the water, utilizing the outdoor kitchen.
HONG KONG SOTHEBYâ€™S INTERNATIONAL REALTY | $11,354,840 (USD) $88,000,000 (HK) | HONG KONG
This breathtaking waterfront retreat is situated on a high floor of
a quiet development facing the tranquil bay, with breathtaking
views of the greenery and deep blue sea dotted with many islands.
The master bedroom has floor-to-ceiling windows. There also is a
maidâ€™s room and a small balcony off the living room.
SOTHEBYâ€™S INTERNATIONAL REALTYâ€“MONTECITOâ€“COAST VILLAGE ROAD BROKERAGE | $10,600,000 | CALIFORNIA, USA
This Tuscan-style villa has orchards, a vineyard and state-ofthe-
art equestrian facilities. Situated on approximately 10
acres and with outstanding ocean views, the approximately 8,725
square foot, four bedroom main residence has four full and four
half baths. Built in 2005, the home has wide loggias that open
to a pool and spa. A guest suite, art deco-style home theater,
library, four fireplaces and 1,700-bottle wine cellar add to the
unmatched amenities of this ideal country estate. Old World sophistication
and 21st century comforts include walnut and travertine
floors with radiant heat, mosaic tile work and period-style