An ambitious exploration into high-end residential markets across the globe.
It’s hard to wake up on the wrong side of the bed when your lavish private suite has a vista of city lights, mountains, vineyards, sunsets, or the sea.
Minutes from downtown Napa, this idyllic 950-acre ranch is a one-of-a-kind retreat that is an ideal backdrop for entertaining, relaxation, gardening, and leisurely sports activities, including hiking and horseback riding. Throughout the residences—the Ranch House, the Lake House, the Meadow House, and the Artist’s House—walls of glass provide serene vistas of vibrant meadows, rolling grassland, golden hills, acclaimed vineyards, stalwart oaks, dramatic rock outcroppings, ponds, and two dazzling lakes.
New York, New York | Kristi Ambrosetti, Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage
Occupying the entire 10th floor of the desirable Charles condominium building, this four-bedroom turnkey home deftly combines comfort and elegance. Among the highlights are an open-plan living and dining room ideal for entertaining, a chef’s kitchen with top-tier appliances, state-of the art smart home systems, and décor by celebrated interior designer Meryl Santopietro, including custom furnishings. The master suite’s prime corner position affords floor-to-ceiling windows on two sides, allowing for floods of natural light and views of the surrounding cityscape.
San Francisco, California | Gregg Lynn, Sotheby’s International Realty – San Francisco Brokerage
On the market for the first time in half a century, this 5,445-square-feet penthouse in a distinguished building boasts grand entertaining spaces with soaring ceilings and oversized windows offering a full panorama of San Francisco. Sets of floor-to-ceiling glass on each side of the serene master bedroom afford inspiring views and light; each opens to a terrace with a sweeping vista—one of the iconic downtown skyscape and the Bay Bridge, the other of Alcatraz and the piers and waters of the marina.
Bridgehampton, New York | Harald Grant & Bruce Grant, Sotheby’s International Realty – Southampton Brokerage
With a light-filled floor plan that includes living and dining areas, a sleek kitchen, and five chic bedrooms, this striking home on approximately 2.4 acres in Bridgehampton benefits from a spacious roof deck and direct water frontage with a dock. Floor-to-ceiling walls of glass provide the luxurious master bedroom with a vista of the bay’s tranquil waters; just outside, the view expands to a sweeping span on the wraparound balcony.
Singer Island, Florida | Dermot OBrien, Sotheby’s International Realty – Palm Beach Brokerage – Singer Island
This luxurious three-bedroom oceanfront home epitomizes coastal sophistication. The heart of the light-filled home is an inviting open-plan living room, family room, gourmet kitchen, and dining area.In the master bedroom, walls of glass offer access to an expansive terrace and reveal the tranquil blue waters of the ocean as it stretches out toward the horizon. Residents of Ocean’s Edge enjoy such amenities as a heated pool, an outdoor grilling area, a state-of-the-art fitness center, a theater, a social room, and a private beach.
Santa Fe, New Mexico | Penelope Vasquez & Drew Lamprich, Sotheby’s International Realty – Santa Fe – 318 Grant Avenue Brokerage
Casa de Milagro—a gated 25-acre estate in the hills outside Santa Fe—features a residence, a guesthouse, equestrian facilities, and some of the area’s finest views. The home boasts 12-foot beamed ceilings, skylights, fine finishes, terraces, flowing open-plan living and dining areas, a spacious kitchen, an office, a wine cellar, and a three-car garage. One of two bedrooms, the master suite features a fireplace, a walk-in closet, a spacious bath, a portal, and a vista of the rugged Jemez Mountains and dramatic sunsets.
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