From an incomparable estate in Cannes to a stunning cliffside Belvedere, California home, these are this month’s four featured notable properties for sale over $16 million.
Cannes, France | Côte d’Azur Sotheby’s International Realty
The villa Alang Alang, a prestigious property of more than 1,600 square-meters is in the heart of the renowned ‘Californie’, benefits from an absolutely extraordinary location, featuring a breathtaking sea view from the bay of Cannes to the reliefs of the Estérel Massif. Enjoy luxury amenities like the a spa, a cinema, a wine cellar, and a cutting-edge fitness center. This property also offers accommodation for staff (butler, concierge, security, equipment, etc.) and is fully secure. Outside, relaxation and softness are the watchwords: swimming pool surrounded by a bar, terraces, dining room, and summer kitchen complete the picture. More than a purchase, this property is a true luxury experience on the French Riviera.
Armonk, New York | Leslie McElwreath, Sotheby’s International Realty – Greenwich Brokerage
The residence features 31,000 square-feet of living space comfortably spread over four levels, including eight bedrooms, eight full bathrooms, three half-baths and six fireplaces. Movement within the house is a pleasure, as each room fuses to the next while thrilling you with a unique artistry. Principal rooms present you with endless options for recreation, relaxation, creativity and productivity — palatial reception hall, ravishing formal rooms, paneled library, L’Orangerie, office, gym, billiards room, a sommelier’s dream wine cellar and theatre-quality screening room. Impeccable design meets smooth functionality in a gourmet kitchen and butler’s pantry that will entice even the most reluctant cook, while a state-of-the-art catering kitchen on the lower level facilitates large-scale entertaining.
This brand five bedroom contemporary signature villa with spectacular sunset views over the open sea is found in one of the most coveted locations in Dubai – Palm Jumeirah. Sitting high on F frond, the villa affords open water views to the crescent, with panoramic views of the iconic Atlantis Hotel and the new Royal Atlantis. Over a plot of 14,700 square-feet it features five large en-suite bedrooms, open plan large living room, beautiful covered open air living room, show and working kitchen with family dining area, formal dining room, maid’s room, laundry, and infinity pool. The furniture was designed for the villa by Minotti, the flooring is Calcutta Oro marble, and the walnut cabinetry and all lighting is imported from Europe. Private parking for two vehicles, a beautiful new large infinity pool, shaded lounging area, and patio deck complete this wonderful home.
Waterfront living, captivating views, classic architecture, and elegance define this ultra-prime residence on the western shore of Belvedere. Designed by renowned architect Warren Callister, the stately home exemplifies the ‘Belvedere’, with approximately 9,500 square-feet of living space including guest quarters, for a total of six bedrooms plus nursery, six bathrooms and two half-baths. Unobstructed views of the Golden Gate Bridge and the San Francisco skyline dazzle from nearly every room. Endless vistas create the ultimate backdrop for refined interior spaces, including the large formal living and dining rooms with direct access to view-side terraces through French doors, the intimate library with fireplace, and the top-level master suite with dual bathrooms and dressing rooms and a private terrace. Five fireplaces, a three-car enclosed garage with parking for seven vehicles, three level lawns and the pride of owning one of Belvedere’s finest homes add to the allure of the distinguished trophy estate.