From a preserved historic property in Beijing to a mountain chalet compound in Switzerland, this month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale feature homes from some of the world’s finest locales.
The Class I key preservation zone of Beijing’s downtown area is rich in historical and cultural heritage. This property features a unique courtyard with a traditional artist painting from the landmark Forbidden City, modern interior decor, central air-conditioning, all floor heating, a both Chinese and Western-Inspired kitchen, sunken courtyard and inviting projected theater room.
Located in one of Florida’s most sought after destinations, this grand estate has six bedrooms and 11 baths in the main house and three bedrooms and three baths in the guest house. Meticulously designed and remarkably landscaped grounds surround the main house; some of the features offered are a wine cellar, movie theater, gym, sauna, steam room and five-car garage.
This property is located in the village of Beaulieu sur Mer which forms part of the area known locally as the “Golden triangle’. The villa is set over three principal levels; offering spacious family accommodation and including both an interior and exterior swimming pool, there are six bedrooms with bathrooms en suite, a fully equipped professional kitchen, an office and a large living room. From the living room you exit onto the terrace and gardens leading to the swimming pool where you also will find a BBQ, summer kitchen and storage room. There is also a cellar and cold storage room in the lower levels and, to complete this extraordinary property, the garage is fit for at least ten cars with a turntable to assist the entry and exit of the cars.
Boasting one of the most incredible positions on Middle Harbour and qualifying as one of the largest waterfront holdings in Mosman, this impressive, magnificently appointed residence offers a rare opportunity. 38 Bay Street is an architectural masterpiece sitting on approximately 1514 square meters of gentle sloping land that stretches down to the water with private boat shed and jetty. Walls of glass highlight multiple living and entertaining areas, a central courtyard, a full separate master wing with walk in dressing room and ensuite that flows to a massive outdoor terrace with private spa.
This unique property in the Swiss Alps spans over 2,000 square meters of mountainside featuring a master chalet, an entertainment chalet and a guest chalet with a spa and leisure complex that rivals those offered in most luxury resorts. It consists of a 25 meter pool, Turkish bath, sauna, jacuzzi, gym, massage and treatment rooms among other amenities. The property also features an impressive garage for housing up to ten cars.
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