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.

Princeton_New Jersey

$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.

Austin_Texas

$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.

Luxury Penthouse in London / House Tour

A truly magnificent luxury penthouse apartment in London with spectacular uninterrupted, 150 foot frontage views over Hyde Park. This sensational lateral flat offers state-of-the-art luxury living such as a fully equipped gym, beauty treatment room, home cinema and 6 stunning and spacious roof terraces and gardens.

London, England / London Sotheby’s International Realty

New and Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | March 2014

From lavish urban oases to elegant country retreats, this month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale feature homes from some of the world’s finest locales.

Luxury Villas for Sale | Dubai, UAE

145,000,000 AED | Dubai, United Arab Emirates | Dubai Sotheby’s International Realty

Dubai—Lavish and elegant, this jewel of a villa was designed by Pierre-Yves Rochon who is known for hotels like the Savoy in London, The Four Seasons George V in Paris and the Peninsula Shanghai. With opulent facades and manicured gardens, this eight bedroom villa strikes an impeccable balance between luxurious living and great design.

Lake Como Luxury Villa | Como, Italy

Price Upon Request | Como, Italy | Lake Como Sotheby’s International Realty

Italy—Located on the shores of Lake Como, this historic villa has direct lake access and a private wharf. The property has a large panoramic garden with swimming pool, hot tub and terrace that offers by far the best sun exposure on the Lake Como shores.

Waterfront Estates | Coral Gables, Florida

$24,900,000 USD | Coral Gables, Florida | ONE Sotheby’s International Realty

Florida—Nestled into a cove within the exclusive, gated Tahiti Beach, this palatial home exemplifies world-class architecture and luxury living. With expansive bay views and a private beach that are travel magazine worthy, this stunning home features soaring ceilings, a wine cellar, media room, meditation room and elevator.

French Rivera Mansion | Cote d'Azur, France

 17.000.000 € EUR | Saint Paul De Vence, France | Côte d’Azur Sotheby’s International Realty

France—Nestled on a park-like landscape, this extraordinary authentic mansion has been completely renovated and includes luxurious features including a professional home cinema, a wine cellar, a guest house, a pool house with kitchen, sauna, massage room, tennis court and a multi-car garage which can accommodate fourteen vehicles.

Unique London Penthouse | London, UK

£12,500,000 GBP | London, England | London Sotheby’s International Realty

London—Designed by Richard Hywel Evans, this truly unique penthouse apartment is located at Holland Park’s highest point and spans two floors. Consisting of mainly glass walls throughout, virtually all of the rooms enjoy uninterrupted, panoramic views over London.

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New and Notable Luxury Properties for Sale / March 2014

From lavish urban oases to elegant country retreats, this month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale feature homes from some of the world’s finest locales.

Luxury Villas for Sale / Dubai, UAE

145,000,000 AED / Dubai, United Arab Emirates / Dubai Sotheby’s International Realty

Dubai—Lavish and elegant, this jewel of a villa was designed by Pierre-Yves Rochon who is known for hotels like the Savoy in London, The Four Seasons George V in Paris and the Peninsula Shanghai. With opulent facades and manicured gardens, this eight bedroom villa strikes an impeccable balance between luxurious living and great design.

Lake Como Luxury Villa / Como, Italy

Price Upon Request / Como, Italy / Lake Como Sotheby’s International Realty

Italy—Located on the shores of Lake Como, this historic villa has direct lake access and a private wharf. The property has a large panoramic garden with swimming pool, hot tub and terrace that offers by far the best sun exposure on the Lake Como shores.

Waterfront Estates / Coral Gables, Florida

$24,900,000 USD / Coral Gables, Florida / ONE Sotheby’s International Realty

Florida—Nestled into a cove within the exclusive, gated Tahiti Beach, this palatial home exemplifies world-class architecture and luxury living. With expansive bay views and a private beach that are travel magazine worthy, this stunning home features soaring ceilings, a wine cellar, media room, meditation room and elevator.

French Rivera Mansion / Cote d'Azur, France

 17.000.000 € EUR / Saint Paul De Vence, France / Côte d’Azur Sotheby’s International Realty

France—Nestled on a park-like landscape, this extraordinary authentic mansion has been completely renovated and includes luxurious features including a professional home cinema, a wine cellar, a guest house, a pool house with kitchen, sauna, massage room, tennis court and a multi-car garage which can accommodate fourteen vehicles.

Unique London Penthouse / London, UK

£12,500,000 GBP / London, England / London Sotheby’s International Realty

London—Designed by Richard Hywel Evans, this truly unique penthouse apartment is located at Holland Park’s highest point and spans two floors. Consisting of mainly glass walls throughout, virtually all of the rooms enjoy uninterrupted, panoramic views over London.

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New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | September 2013

From an opulent Las Vegas compound to an ultra modern villa in Israel, this month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale showcases elite lifestyles from around the globe.

las vegas mansions for sale

$70,000,000 USD | Las Vegas, Nevada | Synergy Sotheby’s International Realty

Las Vegas — Wayne Newton’s former Casa de Shenandoah Ranch, new owner has invested in excess of $15+ Million in improvements. This compound consists of the main house and seven additional homes, a jumbo jet terminal for entertaining, car museum with seven double doors, a gaming room and zoo. There is also an equestrian facility comprised of 37 stables with offices, tack rooms, equestrian pool and acres of corrals.

Manhattan luxury townhouse for sale

$46,000,000 USD | New York, New York | Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

New York — Paul Mellon, heir to one of America’s great banking fortunes, and his wife, Bunny Mellon, built this extraordinarily forty foot wide townhouse on a fabled Upper East Side block in 1965. This iconic townhouse was designed in Neoclassical French style and evokes the charm of the French countryside in the middle of Manhattan.

historic mansion for sale tuscany

Price Upon Request | Lucca, Italy | Tuscany Sotheby’s International Realty

Italy — Located in the beautiful countryside of Lucca, this historic villa belonged to the Mansi family, who were very well-known in the European silk trade. The original building dates back to the second half of the 16th century, though it has been largely transformed in the first half of the 17th century. The property was later re-transformed in the 18th century by the architect Giusti, giving it its elegant facade seen today. While the transformation of the park by Filippo Juvarra , endowed the villa of elegant green spaces for which it is nowadays famous. The property consists of a main house , stables and farmhouse , for a total of about 5,000 sq.M., all being surrounded by a park of about 4,5 hectares.

Luxury Mansions for Sale Israel

$33,000,000 USD | Herzliya Pituach, Israel | Israel Sotheby’s International Realty

Israel — Ultra luxurious Modern Villa with unmatched first row Mediterranean Sea views, in exclusive Herzliya Pituach. The property showcases lavish finishes including Versace inlays and crown molding, marble floors, an ultra-sleek kitchen with spacious center island and beautiful contemporary cabinets.

London Luxury Apartments

£19,500,000 GBP | London, England | London Sotheby’s International Realty

London — Spanning the entire 45th floor of The Tower, the expansive apartment is comprised of five reception rooms, four bedrooms and five bathrooms whilst commanding views of London. The elite residence has bespoke facilities, spa, infinity pool, gym, business lounge, private dining facilities, conference facilities, secure underground parking and professional 24 hour concierge services.

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New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale / September 2013

From an opulent Las Vegas compound to an ultra modern villa in Israel, this month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale showcases elite lifestyles from around the globe.

las vegas mansions for sale

$70,000,000 USD / Las Vegas, Nevada / Synergy Sotheby’s International Realty

Las Vegas — Wayne Newton’s former Casa de Shenandoah Ranch, new owner has invested in excess of $15+ Million in improvements. This compound consists of the main house and seven additional homes, a jumbo jet terminal for entertaining, car museum with seven double doors, a gaming room and zoo. There is also an equestrian facility comprised of 37 stables with offices, tack rooms, equestrian pool and acres of corrals.

Manhattan luxury townhouse for sale

$46,000,000 USD / New York, New York / Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

New York — Paul Mellon, heir to one of America’s great banking fortunes, and his wife, Bunny Mellon, built this extraordinarily forty foot wide townhouse on a fabled Upper East Side block in 1965. This iconic townhouse was designed in Neoclassical French style and evokes the charm of the French countryside in the middle of Manhattan.

historic mansion for sale tuscany

Price Upon Request / Lucca, Italy / Tuscany Sotheby’s International Realty

Italy — Located in the beautiful countryside of Lucca, this historic villa belonged to the Mansi family, who were very well-known in the European silk trade. The original building dates back to the second half of the 16th century, though it has been largely transformed in the first half of the 17th century. The property was later re-transformed in the 18th century by the architect Giusti, giving it its elegant facade seen today. While the transformation of the park by Filippo Juvarra , endowed the villa of elegant green spaces for which it is nowadays famous. The property consists of a main house , stables and farmhouse , for a total of about 5,000 sq.M., all being surrounded by a park of about 4,5 hectares.

Luxury Mansions for Sale Israel

$33,000,000 USD / Herzliya Pituach, Israel / Israel Sotheby’s International Realty

Israel — Ultra luxurious Modern Villa with unmatched first row Mediterranean Sea views, in exclusive Herzliya Pituach. The property showcases lavish finishes including Versace inlays and crown molding, marble floors, an ultra-sleek kitchen with spacious center island and beautiful contemporary cabinets.

London Luxury Apartments

£19,500,000 GBP / London, England / London Sotheby’s International Realty

London — Spanning the entire 45th floor of The Tower, the expansive apartment is comprised of five reception rooms, four bedrooms and five bathrooms whilst commanding views of London. The elite residence has bespoke facilities, spa, infinity pool, gym, business lounge, private dining facilities, conference facilities, secure underground parking and professional 24 hour concierge services.

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Luxury Real Estate Headlines: First Week in October 2013

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles and home.

luxury flats for sale london

£19,500,000 GBP | London, England | London Sotheby’s International Realty

London Luxury-Home Values Climb at Fastest in Five Months - Bloomberg

Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Expands Presence in SwitzerlandSotheby’s International Realty

What the [US] Government Shutdown Means for the Mortgage MarketWSJ Developments Blog

Modernist House in New Canaan, Connecticut | Estates for SaleArchitectural Digest | October 2013

West Village [NYC] haunt that hosted Lennon, Mailer sells for $13MThe Real Deal

On The Market…Stately HomesThe Lady Magazine

Small House with Big Pedigree: Eisenman’s House VI Goes on the MarketLitchfield County Times

Sotheby’s 40th Asian AnniversaryThe Wall Street Journal

Record Diamond Tops Sotheby’s $493 Million Hong Kong SaleBloomberg

Realogy to host hackathon at NAR’s annual meetingInman News

Luxury Real Estate Headlines: First Week in October 2013

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles and home.

luxury flats for sale london

£19,500,000 GBP / London, England / London Sotheby’s International Realty

London Luxury-Home Values Climb at Fastest in Five Months - Bloomberg

Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Expands Presence in SwitzerlandSotheby’s International Realty

What the [US] Government Shutdown Means for the Mortgage MarketWSJ Developments Blog

Modernist House in New Canaan, Connecticut / Estates for SaleArchitectural Digest / October 2013

West Village [NYC] haunt that hosted Lennon, Mailer sells for $13MThe Real Deal

On The Market…Stately HomesThe Lady Magazine

Small House with Big Pedigree: Eisenman’s House VI Goes on the MarketLitchfield County Times

Sotheby’s 40th Asian AnniversaryThe Wall Street Journal

Record Diamond Tops Sotheby’s $493 Million Hong Kong SaleBloomberg

Realogy to host hackathon at NAR’s annual meetingInman News

Luxury Penthouse in London | House Tour

A truly magnificent luxury penthouse apartment in London with spectacular uninterrupted, 150 foot frontage views over Hyde Park. This sensational lateral flat offers state-of-the-art luxury living such as a fully equipped gym, beauty treatment room, home cinema and 6 stunning and spacious roof terraces and gardens.

London, England | London Sotheby’s International Realty

New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | April 2013

From urban penthouse mansions to sprawling country ranches, this month’s collection of Exceptional Properties features some of the world’s finest properties including the triplex trophy penthouse located at The Pierre Hotel.

New York City, USA | $125,000,000 USD | Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

Penthouse at the Pierre Hotel New York City

The New York penthouse located at The Pierre Hotel encompasses the entire 41st, 42nd, and 43rd floors. Beautiful 360-degree views of Manhattan are found in this incomparable property. The Penthouse is located within one of the world’s greatest hotels. It is the triplex penthouse at The Pierre, a residence that will forever remain without peer in Manhattan.

London, England | Price Upon Request | London Sotheby’s International Realty

london penthouse flat for sale

A truly magnificent London penthouse apartment in one of the most glamorous locations in London with spectacular uninterrupted, 150 foot frontage views over Hyde Park. This sensational lateral flat offers state-of-the-art luxury living such as a fully equipped gym, beauty treatment room, home cinema and 6 stunning and spacious roof terraces and gardens.

Carmel Valley, California, USA | $59,950,000 USD | Sotheby’s International Realty – Carmel Rancho Brokerage

ranch for sale california

Seven miles east of Carmel Valley Village, this 12-parcel historic ranch encompasses 14,000+ acres. Includes Owner’s, Manager’s and Staff residences, cattle grazing (400-450 head), operations and AG buildings, and a private air strip. Runs from the Tularcitos Mountains on the South to the Salinas Valley on the North.

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

mansions for sale paris france

Located on Avenue de Breteuil, near Place Vauban, this private Paris mansion has been completely renovated by an internationally renowned architect. Elegant volumes, sunny and calm. An area of 940 sq.m distributed over 3 levels with a glazed lift. This gorgeous property including beautiful reception rooms, a courtyard, a kitchen opening onto an enchanting terrace, 8 suites, a library, a porters lodge and a maids apartment.

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