Luxury Outlook 2022
An ambitious exploration into high-end residential markets across the globe.
Both practical and alluring, these modern wine rooms go beyond mere function, providing proper storage and temperature while incorporating eye-catching materials and details.
Perched on 4.18 acres in the desirable Round Hill neighborhood of Greenwich, this Georgian-style residence was designed with luxurious living and entertaining in mind. Outdoor enjoyment is effortless thanks to an infinity-edge pool and spa, a pool house, an alfresco kitchen with two Viking grills and a pizza oven, a bocce court, and a zipline. Interior highlights include eight bedroom suites, a spa room, a theater, a gym, a billiards room with a bar, and a wine cellar with abundant storage and room for tastings.
This magnificent seven-bedroom residence in the exclusive community of Hidden Falls, northwest of Houston, is replete with refined spaces. In addition to a rare professional-caliber music room with a raised stage and integrated wiring, it features a chef’s kitchen with a butler’s pantry; a great room that opens to a covered pavilion with fireplace, a summer kitchen, fire pits, and a waterfall pool; a media room; a gym; and a temperature-controlled 1,000-bottle wine room with iron orb chandeliers and stone walls.
Occupying more than a quarter of an acre that includes verdant gardens, this San Francisco landmark was commissioned by Ephraim Willard Burr, the ninth mayor of San Francisco, for his son Edmond and daughter-in-law Anna. Grand proportions and painstakingly preserved architectural details are the hallmarks of a modern home that also offers a variety of living, dining, and entertaining spaces; a well-appointed kitchen; a gym; and a generous wine room. The property also offers a one-bedroom cottage and a freestanding two-car garage.
This sleek, stylish five-bedroom contemporary home in a desirable L.A. location boasts generous spaces displaying exceptional discernment in the choice of details and palette. The sophisticated open living, kitchen, and entertaining space opens to a fabulous backyard with an alfresco kitchen, a swimming pool, and a distinctive fireplace. Among the exceptional appliances, appointments, and amenities is an artful wine room near the great room and formal dining room.