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Sunday, June 17, 2012
Enjoy our list below of the top 10 most expensive homes for sale in California which has been gathered from numerous top real estate websites and million dollar listings.
1. Beverly Hills California United States - $95,000,000 USD
The legendary Beverly House is sited on approximately 3.7 flat acres atop a private knoll three blocks from Sunset Boulevard. Featuring original landscaping by Paul Thiene, entrance gates adjacent a two-story gate house and open to a long private driveway ascending one of the city's longest private drives to a courtyard fountain. Architect Gordon Kaufmann was commissioned by one of Los Angeles' most important families to create his legendary masterpiece. Built of terra-cotta stucco, this H-shaped residence exhibits a perfect combination of Spanish and Italian style with intricately carved ceilings and panelled walls, French doors, balconies, arched ceilings, and floor-to-ceiling windows, which overlook the famous cascading waterfalls to the pool and the Venetian columns beyond the poolhouse.
2. Los Angeles, CA 90077 - $65,000,000 USD - 8 beds 14 baths
Holmby Hills Finest Estate. This majestic Georgian Traditional (featured in July Architectural Digest) is beyond your greatest expectations. A complete restoration and reconstruction along with many additions were conceived by the owner's whose passion for perfection is reflected in every detail, along with one of the country's most prominent architects, a renowned award winning landscape designer and constructed with out compromise by one the most prominent builders in the industry. No expense was spared in the 5+ years it took to complete this world class estate, in Los Angeles most coveted location. In addition to the main residence, the estate includes a guest house, pool and pool house/gym, additional private guest suite, lighted tennis court and incredible gardens, all situated perfectly on the nearly 2 beautiful acres of rolling lawns and gardens.
3. Beverly Hills, CA 90210 - $57,500,000 USD - 10 beds 22 baths - 30000 Sq Feet
Set on nearly 20 acres overlooking the city, this stunning Mediterranean Villa in Benedict Cyn captures the warmth and beauty of Southern California living.The property almost defies description w/ 30,000+ sqft, 7 bedrooms, 13 full baths and 9 half baths, 9 fireplaces, an elevator, garage and motor court to accommodate 27 cars, staff quarters offering 3 bedrooms and separate full kitchen.The interiors have been designed for modern lifestyles, yet pay homage to timeless European elegance, which include a formal living room, dining room, library, commercial-grade gourmet kitchen, breakfast nook, family room, gym, game room, projection screening room, wine cellar and dining room.Offering a perfect setting for an outdoor soiree, the grounds inspire the kind of serenity found in the world's most secluded villas w/ immaculate lawns and gardens, orchards, fountains, a mosaic-tiled swimming pool, outdoor pavilion, pool house w/ kitchen and pizza oven, tennis court and pavilion, walking paths and a view to envy.
4. Malibu, CA 90265 - $54,000,000 USD13 beds 14 baths - 16107 Sq Feet
La Villa Contenta. One of the world's premier properties and never before listed for sale. This ultimate compound is located on approx 8 acres of the most prime bluff top that Malibu has to offer. Property includes a guest house, pool house and office space which can be used as a 6 bedroom second home. Gated, with incredible privacy, amazing entertaining areas, infinity pool, grand theater, ponds, tennis court.
5. 27740 Pacific Coast Hwy Malibu, CA 90265 - $47,500,000 USD - 7 beds 11 baths - 11810 Sq Feet
A truly rare gated beach front compound on nearly 7 flat acres. On its own private bluff with unbelievable panoramic views of the ocean. Private road to the beach. Features main house + 2 separate barns/stables, large riding ring, 2 guest houses, gym, swimmer's pool, N/S tennis court and grounds that will leave you breathless (really). Guardhouse, video security. An awesome paradise
6. 28060 Sea Lane Dr Malibu, CA 90265 - $45,000,000 USD -7 beds 8 baths - 11313 Sq Feet
Mediterranean Villa on Paradise Cove Bluffs. 339 feet of beach, 6.6 acres, 11,313 square feet, pool, spa, lighted tennis court with 1/2 bath, guest house (kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, living room with fireplace, study). Walled 12'+ and gated. Exquisite tile work and landscaping, theater, two offices, grand entries and views from Santa Monica and Catalina to the surf and pier at Paradise Cove, and beyond to Point Dume. Sandy, private beach. First time ever on the market.
7. 340 N Kanan Dume Rd Malibu, CA 90265 - $43,000,000 USD - 5 beds 5 baths - 9000 Sq Feet
AWARD WINNING Exquisite Rocky Oaks Estate which consists of over 37 acres w/spectacular 360 degree views of the ocean and vistas of city lights and park-lands. Featuring an award winning and producing vineyard and a newly completed magnificent Tuscan home with additional pads for Guest house and guard house, this estate encompasses acres of terraced vineyards and lush hillsides filled with orchards. Designed by esteemed architect Bob Easton and approached via a private gated driveway, this 9,000 SF grand home offers state-of-the-art amenities incliding an infinity pool and outside loggia.
8. 2901 Broadway St San Francisco, CA 94115 - $38,000,000 USD - 8 beds 7 baths
Italian Renaissance hilltop mansion at the peak of the Gold Coast in Pacific Heights, on the last block of Broadway adjacent the Presidio. Expansive Golden Gate Bridge and north Bay views from almost every room. Grand reception hall. Elegant and spacious formal rooms. Graceful marble stair leads to the family level. There are 7 bedrooms,7.5 baths. Two master suites. Library. Music room. Office. Rec room. Period details include marble and inlay hardwood floors, high ceilings, crown moldings, ornate plaster, 2 stately fireplaces. Garden. Private winding driveway and separate tennis court. Multi-car garage. Ground level formal entry and elevator.
9. 10664 Bellagio Rd Los Angeles, CA 90077 - $34,500,000 USD - 8 beds 16 baths
20000 Sq Feet
Directly overlooking the renowned Bel-Air Country Club , situated on approximately 1.5 flat acres (2 contiguous parcels), in Old Bel -Air's most prestigious East Gate location, sits this glorious, gated and private compound. Beyond the secluded and expansive driveway with circular motor court, rests this exquisite and elegant residence, completed in 2003. Impeccable, discerning and sophisticated in its' design, with over 20,000 sq. ft. of grand interior living space, that seamlessly blends superior d~~cor and appointments. This property is a major achievement in design and proportion, comprised of a formal dining room, inviting large scale entertaining; fabulous movie/ screening room; resort like indoor spa and gym, exercise studio; billiard room; wine cellar; poolside interior cabana/ game room; full guest apartment with private entrance; exceptional 2,000 sq. ft. lavish master suite retreat; car collector's subterranean garage. Unsurpassed Bel-Air Country Club golf course views.
10. 901 Alpine Drive Beverly Hills, CA 90210 - $29,999,999 USD - 10 beds 17 baths - 28000 Sq Feet
A palatial property situated on 1.5 flat acres in the heart of Beverly Hills ‘s Estates section set behind an imposing guard gated entry. This regal French Chateau offers approximately 28,000 square feet of brand new construction giving you a once in a lifetime opportunity to personalize all of the finishing touches to suite your exact tastes. Dramatic master suite plus 4 ensuite bedrooms upstairs, an extravagant grand ballroom, living room, library, dining room, gourmet kitchen with family room, indoor and outdoor entertaining, screening room, game room, fitness center with roman-inspired indoor pool, spa, wet and dry saunas. Every detail has been exquisitely planned, including the state-of-the-art Crestron system, elevator, 11 fireplaces, convenient service driveway and more. The grounds recall the elegant indoor and outdoor French countryside with pool house, flat pad primed for pool, lawn and gardens, outdoor dining terraces and verandas, 3 bedroom guesthouses, grand motor court for at least 40 cars.