Luxury Homes That Make A Splash
The weather is warm and the water is calling. From a French apartment with a private pool to a riverfront home in Florida, these properties are sure to make a splash.
Mansion apartment with private pool
Location: Lyon, Auvergne Rhone Alpes, France
Price: $2.195 million
This six-room, 2,066-square-foot apartment sits in a restored 19th-century mansion. Renovated in 2020, the ground-floor residence features a private outdoor swimming pool. There are two bedrooms, one with a terrace and another with a double dressing room, plus a game room that can be turned into a bedroom.
It is listed with Nicolas Devic of Groupe Mercure.
Townhouse with outdoor oasis
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Price: $11.9 million
This gated, 10,500-square-foot, five-bedroom townhouse, built by Wengle Arch, Jeffrey Douglas Des and JTF Homes, was nominated for the International Design & Architectural Awards 2021. Amenities include a backyard featuring a stone terrace, pool, hot tub, outdoor kitchen and cabana. Inside, there is a family lounge on the upper level with cathedral ceilings, a wine cellar, theater, a squash and sport court and a professional gym. An indoor garage fits six cars. The townhouse is serviced by an elevator.
It is listed with Barry Cohen of Barry Cohen Homes.
New Mexico retreat on a mountaintop
Location: Santa Fe, New Mexico
Price: $5.7 million
Unwind in the Peco Wilderness with this home, which sits high above Santa Fe on a mountaintop with sweeping mountain and city views. It’s close to vibrant city attractions in the historic Santa Fe Plaza, which features quaint streets full of boutique shops, art galleries, bookstores and restaurants. The custom home, built in 2005, offers 20-foot-high ceilings, walls of windows and a sleek kitchen with high-end appliances. Outdoors, some 53 acres of scenic desert beauty forms the backdrop for a heated lap swimming pool and spa.
Meleah Artley of Barker Realty has the listing.
Florida home on the riverfront
Location: Melbourne, Florida
Price: $2.2 million
This four-bedroom home was built in 2017, overlooking the Indian River in Melbourne, Florida. It features a custom-built chef’s kitchen, a family room with a gas fireplace, a separate media room and dining room and kitchen with river views. The master suite has views of the tropical backyard with a pool and spa, a covered patio, outdoor kitchen and fire pit. The property also comes with a three-car garage, dock and boat lift.
It’s listed with Eva McMillan of Dale Sorensen Real Estate.
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