Keeping it in the Family | Legacy Homes

Legacy homes are built with custom touches, including charms of the past combined with today’s modern amenities. Located near popular university towns around the world, these inviting legacy homes are sure to be passed down for generations to come.

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$3,800,000 USD | Princeton, NJ | Callaway Henderson Sotheby’s International Realty

Princeton, New Jersey- This gracious and comfortable one-of-a-kind home is located in the prestigious university town of Princeton, New Jersey. Exposed beams, stone and plaster walls, as well as six fireplaces, offer welcoming warmth to all formal and informal spaces.  Reading nooks and sitting areas introduce six architecturally intriguing bedrooms, perfect for a growing family. Wine cellar, fitness and rec room, pool and fire pit complete this tasteful home.

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$4,475,000 USD | Austin, Texas | Capital City Sotheby’s International Realty

Austin, Texas- This true contemporary waterfront home in Austin features six bedrooms, six bathrooms, three car garage, and 110 feet of Lake Austin waterfront with plentiful views. The home is complete with a beautiful swimming pool, outdoor kitchen and a two story boat dock. Not too far away, is the bustling city of Austin, home to universities, great restaurants and more, making this a perfect legacy home.

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£5,800,000 GBP | London, England | London Sotheby’s International Realty

London, England- An elegant and immaculately presented family townhouse located in the heart of Connaught Village, a moment’s walk from Hyde Park. The house has been lovingly refurbished and compromises of four to five bedrooms, four bathrooms, formal reception room, dining room, kitchen, two cloakrooms, conservatory, a large garden, excellent storage space and a roof terrace. Overlooking communal gardens, the house benefits from wonderful privacy and lovely views, offering a touch of country life within the big city.

$2,455,000 USD | Berkeley, California | East Bay Sotheby’s International Realty

Berkeley, California- A stunning, gated masterpiece French Mediterranean in the heart of the Berkeley Hills. This home offers privacy and tranquility with sweeping views of the San Francisco Bay, Mount Tamalpais, and more. A large outdoor patio and backyard are perfect for entertaining and gardening. The location of this four bedroom home provides easy access to shopping, restaurants, parks, schools and freeways.

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1 200 000 $ CAD | Kingston, Canada | Sotheby’s International Realty Canada

Kingston, Canada- This unique and modern waterfront home is nestled in an exclusive, heavily treed enclave, great for a family and just 10 minutes from downtown Kingston. The fantastic floor plan showcases magnificent river views from the many large windows and skylights which flood this new home with light and love. The master bedroom of this four bedroom home has a walk-thru closet and a private balcony overlooking the water.

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Thatched Room Estate in England  £2,475,000 | England | United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty

The best properties with tennis courts for those with Wimbledon fever including this pretty five-bedroom thatched property in the popular picturesque village of Hurley. The home has a large all-weather tennis court, as well as a heated swimming pool and cricket nets.

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Tudor Lodge in England / Video House Tour

Situated in one of Kingswood’s most prestigious gated developments this stunning 3 bedroom luxury penthouse apartment covers the whole top floor and has fantastic views over the Surrey Hills. The superb accommodation is accessed via a private lift into a spacious hallway and has a drawing room with feature fire place and doors onto to a terrace with far reaching views and there is also a separate dining area.

£995,000 GBP / Kingswood, England / United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty

Impressive Family Home in England, United Kingdom | Video House Tour

The impressive property is approached via electric gates and is set back from the road and offers close links to London and an excellent choice of private schools. The accommodation is arranged over 3 floors and comprises of a spacious entrance hall, 3 main reception rooms, study with bespoke furniture, large elegant kitchen with steps down to the light and airy dining area with full height glazed windows and doors to the landscaped gardens.

£3,300,000 GBP | Cobham, England | United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty

Impressive Family Home in England, United Kingdom / Video House Tour

The impressive property is approached via electric gates and is set back from the road and offers close links to London and an excellent choice of private schools. The accommodation is arranged over 3 floors and comprises of a spacious entrance hall, 3 main reception rooms, study with bespoke furniture, large elegant kitchen with steps down to the light and airy dining area with full height glazed windows and doors to the landscaped gardens.

£3,300,000 GBP / Cobham, England / United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty

Tudor Lodge in England | Video House Tour

Situated in one of Kingswood’s most prestigious gated developments this stunning 3 bedroom luxury penthouse apartment covers the whole top floor and has fantastic views over the Surrey Hills. The superb accommodation is accessed via a private lift into a spacious hallway and has a drawing room with feature fire place and doors onto to a terrace with far reaching views and there is also a separate dining area.

£995,000 GBP | Kingswood, England | United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty

Significant Sales August 2013

The August 2013 issue of Significant Sales features top sales from diverse locations around the world, beginning with a $24.8 million property in the United Kingdom. Also featured is an iconic estate Wyoming, a grand home in Colorado and over twenty other properties from across the globe.

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United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty | £15,500,000 | England

England—This magnificent new build mansion is set in the world-renowned, private golf estate of St Georges Hill. The house has seven bedroom suites, staff, indoor pool and spa, entertainment suite, manicured gardens, six reception rooms and is fitted with the latest audio visual and technical specification. It is 20 miles from central London with 1.7 acres of South and West gardens and 17,500 square feet.

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Jackson Hole Sotheby’s International Realty | $19,250,000 USD | Wyoming, USA

Wyoming—A true iconic estate, this home was designed by nationally renowned Montana architect Jonathan Foote. One of the largest homes in the Valley, the custom rustic and elegant interiors provide more than six bedrooms, separate guest quarters, magnificent twelve- seat theater offering the Kaleidescape Entertainment System designed by noted sound engineer Keith Yates, 1,200 square foot professional gym, trout ponds, waterfalls, extensive elaborate gardens, Tensui water purification system, hot tub and elevator.

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Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty | $15,600,000 USD | Colorado, USA

Colorado— Just minutes from downtown Aspen, this 16,000 square foot West Buttermilk estate overlooks thousands of acres of pastures and mountains. Grand lawn spaces with lush landscaping, 5,000 square feet of patios, outdoor kitchen with fire pit and fireplace and a 15-foot waterfall with a stream that spills into a beautiful pond create a magical oasis for entertaining. Highlights include classic architecture, seven bedrooms, seven full baths, two half baths, 100-year old hand hewn timbers, plaster walls, theater, exercise room with steam room, library with bar, wine cellar, formal dining room and three car garage.

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Significant Sales August 2013

The August 2013 issue of Significant Sales features top sales from diverse locations around the world, beginning with a $24.8 million property in the United Kingdom. Also featured is an iconic estate Wyoming, a grand home in Colorado and over twenty other properties from across the globe.

luxury homes for sale england

United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty / £15,500,000 / England

England—This magnificent new build mansion is set in the world-renowned, private golf estate of St Georges Hill. The house has seven bedroom suites, staff, indoor pool and spa, entertainment suite, manicured gardens, six reception rooms and is fitted with the latest audio visual and technical specification. It is 20 miles from central London with 1.7 acres of South and West gardens and 17,500 square feet.

luxury homes for sale jackson hole wyoming

Jackson Hole Sotheby’s International Realty / $19,250,000 USD / Wyoming, USA

Wyoming—A true iconic estate, this home was designed by nationally renowned Montana architect Jonathan Foote. One of the largest homes in the Valley, the custom rustic and elegant interiors provide more than six bedrooms, separate guest quarters, magnificent twelve- seat theater offering the Kaleidescape Entertainment System designed by noted sound engineer Keith Yates, 1,200 square foot professional gym, trout ponds, waterfalls, extensive elaborate gardens, Tensui water purification system, hot tub and elevator.

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Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty / $15,600,000 USD / Colorado, USA

Colorado— Just minutes from downtown Aspen, this 16,000 square foot West Buttermilk estate overlooks thousands of acres of pastures and mountains. Grand lawn spaces with lush landscaping, 5,000 square feet of patios, outdoor kitchen with fire pit and fireplace and a 15-foot waterfall with a stream that spills into a beautiful pond create a magical oasis for entertaining. Highlights include classic architecture, seven bedrooms, seven full baths, two half baths, 100-year old hand hewn timbers, plaster walls, theater, exercise room with steam room, library with bar, wine cellar, formal dining room and three car garage.

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New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | June 2013

June’s collection of exceptional properties features a selection of historic mansions and modern estates for sale in Paris, San Francisco, Virginia and California, and expansive island parcel primed for developing your own dream home. Enjoy previewing this month’s new to market properties from around the globe.

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Paris, France | Price Upon Request | Paris Ouest Sotheby’s International Realty

Paris − Located in the Jardins du Luxembourg district, this exceptional mansion in Paris is both private and expansive. The first two levels are devoted to reception and open onto a garden and a private terrace. The other levels are comprised of 8 bedrooms, including a penthouse-style master bedroom with a private terrace. An elevator connects all the levels.

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Providenciales, TCI | $32,955,000 USD | Turks & Caicos Islands Sotheby’s International Realty

Turks & Caicos Islands − This spectacular west-facing development parcel is comprised of a total of 169 acres with over 2,793 feet of frontage with an ideal mix of beach and iron shore. Gracing a completely pristine and tranquil shoreline and neighboring one of the region’s most breathtaking and noteworthy properties, Amanyara.

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San Francisco, California | $28,950,000 USD | Sotheby’s International Realty – San Francisco Brokerage

San Francisco − A distinctive vision for a timeless, innovative and enduring residential design fashioned to be both site sensitive and environmentally responsible. Careful attention in the development of these plans focused on architectural scale, proportion, detailing, and material selection creating a transcendent style suitable for this fabulous Gold Coast location. This exclusive neighborhood boasts an eclectic mix of several periods, traditional to modern, and this dramatic design was intended to make a bold and contemporary statement.

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Alexandria, Virginia | $25,000,000 USD | TTR Sotheby’s International

Alexandria, Virginia − Steeped in American History and offered for the first time in more than 50 years, River View Estate is a 16.5-acre private domain that was originally part of President George Washington’s famed Mount Vernon. This significant assemblage of waterfront property is located just ten miles from the nation’s capital via the tree-lined George Washington Memorial Parkway, and is easily accessible from the region’s three airports that service both private and commercial aviation.

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Dana Point, California | $23,500,000 USD | HOM Sotheby’s International Realty

California − This gorgeous Cape Cod oceanfront beach estate is located on the white sands of Strands Beach with stunning panoramic sunset views of the Pacific Ocean. With custom disappearing glass doors, the home’s open living spaces capture sights and sounds of the ocean and make for true an indoor-outdoor lifestyle.

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New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale / June 2013

June’s collection of exceptional properties features a selection of historic mansions and modern estates for sale in Paris, San Francisco, Virginia and California, and expansive island parcel primed for developing your own dream home. Enjoy previewing this month’s new to market properties from around the globe.

luxury paris homes for sale

Paris, France / Price Upon Request / Paris Ouest Sotheby’s International Realty

Paris ? Located in the Jardins du Luxembourg district, this exceptional mansion in Paris is both private and expansive. The first two levels are devoted to reception and open onto a garden and a private terrace. The other levels are comprised of 8 bedrooms, including a penthouse-style master bedroom with a private terrace. An elevator connects all the levels.

4000042860-TCI

Providenciales, TCI / $32,955,000 USD / Turks & Caicos Islands Sotheby’s International Realty

Turks & Caicos Islands ? This spectacular west-facing development parcel is comprised of a total of 169 acres with over 2,793 feet of frontage with an ideal mix of beach and iron shore. Gracing a completely pristine and tranquil shoreline and neighboring one of the region’s most breathtaking and noteworthy properties, Amanyara.

0086290-SF

San Francisco, California / $28,950,000 USD / Sotheby’s International Realty – San Francisco Brokerage

San Francisco ? A distinctive vision for a timeless, innovative and enduring residential design fashioned to be both site sensitive and environmentally responsible. Careful attention in the development of these plans focused on architectural scale, proportion, detailing, and material selection creating a transcendent style suitable for this fabulous Gold Coast location. This exclusive neighborhood boasts an eclectic mix of several periods, traditional to modern, and this dramatic design was intended to make a bold and contemporary statement.

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Alexandria, Virginia / $25,000,000 USD / TTR Sotheby’s International

Alexandria, Virginia ? Steeped in American History and offered for the first time in more than 50 years, River View Estate is a 16.5-acre private domain that was originally part of President George Washington’s famed Mount Vernon. This significant assemblage of waterfront property is located just ten miles from the nation’s capital via the tree-lined George Washington Memorial Parkway, and is easily accessible from the region’s three airports that service both private and commercial aviation.

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Dana Point, California / $23,500,000 USD / HOM Sotheby’s International Realty

California ? This gorgeous Cape Cod oceanfront beach estate is located on the white sands of Strands Beach with stunning panoramic sunset views of the Pacific Ocean. With custom disappearing glass doors, the home’s open living spaces capture sights and sounds of the ocean and make for true an indoor-outdoor lifestyle.

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