Luxury Outlook 2023
An ambitious exploration into high-end residential markets across the globe.
In idyllic locations from Carmel to Connecticut, these modern farmhouses begin with one of architecture’s most classic motifs and give charming rusticity a stylish modern spin.
Santa Ynez, California | Patty Murphy, Sotheby’s International Realty – Santa Ynez Valley Brokerage
On 17 acres in Woodstock Ranch, this five-bedroom home is filled with spaces that are effortlessly elegant and refreshingly casual. Contributing to the inviting ambience are wide-plank wood floors, soaring ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows, and a wraparound deck ideal for alfresco dining while appreciating views of the San Rafael Wilderness. The property offers lush mature gardens, a lap pool, a new tennis court, and a whimsical “treehouse” guest suite in an oak woodland. Horse lovers will appreciate the equestrian facilities and easily accessible riding trails.
Greenwich, Connecticut | Krissy Blake & Gretchen Bylow, Sotheby’s International Realty – Greenwich Brokerage
Combining the rustic façade and bucolic location of a New England farmhouse with the sleek, chic stylings of modern design, this impeccably renovated residence has custom millwork and built-ins, designer lighting, antique chestnut floors throughout, including the gourmet kitchen, the light-filled family room, an owner’s suite with a balcony and luxurious bath and dressing room, an office, and a media room. A tranquil pool with a spa and waterfall is enveloped by lush lawn perfectly fitting for the pastoral setting.
East Falmouth, Massachusetts | Sharon Parkes, Sotheby’s International Realty – Falmouth Brokerage
A short distance from town, beaches, and all the amenities of Cape Cod, this light-filled home boasts an open floor plan and a relaxed aesthetic that are both welcoming and inspiring. Noteworthy spaces include charming covered front and back porches, a gourmet kitchen with Thermador and Bosch appliances, and a loft office that overlooks the shiplap-paneled great room, which features a stone fireplace and opens to a spacious covered porch and grilling deck.
Carmel, California | The Canning Properties Group, Sotheby’s International Realty – Carmel Rancho Brokerage
This 6,908-square-foot modern farmhouse in Carmel’s Quail Meadows is impressive in both scale and style. Introduced by an outsize motor court, it features a living room with a vaulted ceiling, a fireplace, and French doors leading to sunny patio with valley views and space for dining, lounging, and grilling; a chef’s kitchen with a dining area; five bedrooms, including guest quarters above the garage; and a family room—all with a warm, welcoming ambience.
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