The Mediterranean Mansion: A Look Inside
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The Most Outrageous Mansions for Sale Across America

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The Mediterranean Mansion: A Look Inside
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A Castle of One's Own

Maybe you're looking for a castle of your very own. Maybe you're on the hunt for your dream home if you win the lottery. Maybe you just like looking at gorgeous real estate. We went through listings to find some of the biggest, grandest homes out there. Prepare to have your mind blown with some of the most outrageous mansions available for purchase.

 

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Tricked-Out Missouri Mansion
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Tricked-Out Missouri Mansion

Wentzville, Missouri 

$20 million


This 20,000-square-foot monster on 20 acres outside St. Louis is billed as "luxury meant to be lived in," but to be honest, you may not want to go inside. The grounds include stables; a playground; gardens; a sports venue; a pool with racing slides, a swim-up bar, and a waterfall; and a Ferris wheel (yes, really). 


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Tricked-Out Missouri Mansion: A Look Inside
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Tricked-Out Missouri Mansion: A Look Inside

Don't worry: The interior doesn't disappoint. There are eight fireplaces, a two-story library, and even a private chapel. Downstairs, there's a full theater and dance floor, a conference room, and your very own bowling alley. 

The D.C. Dreamhouse
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The D.C. Dreamhouse

Washington, D.C.

$18.5 million


Ever dreamed of hosting the world's elite in your posh stone abode? This eye-popping mansion in the nation's capital is more than up to the task, and while the realities of city living makes the lot small, there's a gated entry, several terraces, a pool, and a heated courtyard. (Snow is overrated, after all.)

The D.C. Dreamhouse: A Look Inside
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The D.C. Dreamhouse: A Look Inside

As if there aren't enough rotundas in D.C., in this home's foyer, you'll get your very own, plus the grand staircase to match. Other highlights include a kitchen worthy of pro chefs, a library, a theater, an elevator, and a 500-bottle wine room. 

The Mediterranean Mansion
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The Mediterranean Mansion

Atlanta 

$9.8 million

 

In the heart of Buckhead lies this Mediterranean mansion that some European royalty might actually envy. Not only is it on 2 acres in Atlanta proper, but it's also expansive and head-spinningly posh.

The Mediterranean Mansion: A Look Inside
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The Mediterranean Mansion: A Look Inside

Along with the nine bedrooms, 18 bathrooms, and 33,000 square feet, there is a cigar room, a theater room, two gyms, seven kitchens, a wine cellar, a spa, a recording studio, and a pizza oven. Oh, and a hibachi grill. Oh, and a resort-style tiled pool. Oh, and two hot tubs. The list goes on.

 

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The Oakshore Estate

Westlake Village, California

$10 million

 

Looking for a waterfront estate in a 24-hour guard-gated community? Look no further. This home, situated on a double lot, is just 40 minutes north of Los Angeles and offers boating, fishing, and upscale dining nearby.

 

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The Oakshore Estate: A Look Inside
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The Oakshore Estate: A Look Inside

Inside, you'll find high ceilings, a curved staircase, a modern kitchen with a center island, a 10-seat theater, four fireplaces, a 3,000-bottle wine cellar, a private boat dock, and an elevator. The master suite is located in its very own wing. If you're loving the idea but aren't quite ready to commit yet, you can opt to rent this home for $35,000 a month.

 


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Villa Tragara

Santa Barbara, California

$24.9 million

 

This home, dubbed Villa Tragara, was inspired by the Alhambra palace in Granada, Spain. It offers ocean and island views, plus 2.4 acres of meticulously kept grounds.

 


Villa Tragara: A Look Inside
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Villa Tragara: A Look Inside

Inside, there are 12,000 sunlit feet of living space. You'll find four bedrooms, four baths, a tennis court, two fireplaces, and stunning architecture. In fact, this may be better than Alhambra (sorry, Spain!) because you have the benefit of modern conveniences.

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Killybracken

Gloucester, Massachusetts

$9 million

 

On Cape Ann lies Killybracken, an estate dating back to 1927. There are sweeping swaths of lawn, lush garden spaces, and panoramic ocean views.

 


Killybracken: A Look Inside
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Killybracken: A Look Inside

Between the main residence, pool house, and guest cottage, there is 10,400 square feet of living space. And, along with the beautiful, light-filled rooms with plenty of windows, an all-season, indoor-outdoor pool, and plenty of windows to gaze out upon the grandeur, there's an eight-person spa and steam room.

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The Custom Montauk Escape

Montauk, New York

$39.5 million

 

If you drive half a mile down the private gated road, you'll find yourself at a private beach off a bluff. On 37 acres of land is this hand-crafted, 7,000-square-foot home, conveniently located near to the Montauk Airport and a marina. The home was built to be able to withstand winds over 150 mph, and thanks to the design, it's possible to add several additional underground levels. The property spans 37 acres and includes a pond.

 

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The Custom Montauk Escape: A Look Inside
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The Custom Montauk Escape: A Look Inside

Along with "world-class neighbors" (according to the listing), the home has plenty of space to entertain, sun-soaked rooms with marble flooring, five bedrooms, four baths, a gym, a home theater, and plenty of custom woodwork. And, if you tire of being inside (unlikely), you can go for long walks on your private beach.  

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The Trophy Upper East Side Townhouse

New York 

$63 million

 

On NYC's stately upper east side is this seven-story mansion with seven bedrooms, eight bathrooms, and three powder rooms. Oh, and 13,000 square feet of living space.

The Trophy Upper East Side Townhouse: A Look Inside
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The Trophy Upper East Side Townhouse: A Look Inside

With seven stories (and given the price tag), you'd probably guess there is an elevator, and you would be correct. It'll take you from the resort-style fitness center in the basement (complete with a massage room, steam room, and pool) to the private rooftop garden on top. Also in the space: a library, a chef's kitchen, separate staff quarters, stone countertops, a security system. And, Central Park is steps away. Must be nice!  

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The Peak House

Aspen, Colorado

$48.5 million

 

This is the first time in 20 years that The Peak House has been on the market. Atop the famed Red Mountain, it was designed by architect David Eaton and offers complete luxury in the middle of sweeping natural beauty.

The Peak House: A Look Inside
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The Peak House: A Look Inside

Along with the stunning interior, views, security (gated entry too), indoor and outdoor pools, and collection of patios and terraces, there are more than 19,000 square feet of living space in this grand home. There are chandeliers, plenty of wood work, and lots of spaces with natural light.

 

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Villa Esperero

Tucson, Arizona

$4.9 million

 

Posh Villa Esperero is located in luxe Rattlesnake Canyon Estates. It was designed by architect Ron Robinette to maximize views of the city, the mountains, and the valley. This property is a little over 85 acres of stunning desert expanse.

Villa Esperero: A Look Inside
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Villa Esperero: A Look Inside

The main house (9,000 square feet) and the guest house (at 5,000 square feet) both feature premium craftsmanship with thoughtful details like mesquite hardwood flooring, natural stone, and marble throughout. There are multiple patios, terraces, and balconies, plus a gourmet kitchen, several master suites and guest suites, a library, a fitness center, and more. A one-of-a-kind property, with restaurants, resorts, golf, and shopping just minutes away. And, to top it all off, an infinity pool.

The Beaux-Art Chicago Mansion
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The Beaux Arts Chicago Mansion

Chicago 

$12 million

 

This Beaux Arts beauty holds 10,000 square feet of living space in this totally custom home. Thanks to the team of the distinguished Darcy Bonner, Scott Himmel, and custom home building company BGD&C, this space (which was built in 2008) feels like you've stumbled into a historic home in its prime.

The Beaux-Art Chicago Mansion: A Look Inside
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The Beaux Arts Chicago Mansion: A Look Inside

On the main level, you'll notice 13.5 foot ceilings past the grand foyer and through the oak paneled living room. Traverse up the grand limestone and oak staircase to the master floor. But, of course, there are two more floors past that! Also featured in the home: a home theater, bar area, two guest suits, two kitchens, a walk-in wine cellar, an elevator, a roof terrace, and a three-car heated garage. Oh, and snow melt systems in the sidewalks.

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The Historic Mack Mansion

San Francisco 

$25.8 million

 

Mack Mansion was built in 1906 by father-son team Newsom & Newsom in Classic Revival style. Located in Pacific Heights, it's a truly unique space in the heart of San Francisco.    

 

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The Historic Mack Mansion: A Look Inside
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The Historic Mack Mansion: A Look Inside

The home has since been redesigned with a contemporary aesthetic that still holds elements of its storied heritage. You'll notice details like the dark-wood grand staircase contrasting with more modern décor.

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Foxridge Farm

Portland, Oregon

$6.9 million


This 25-acre equestrian estate is the stuff of dreams. With a world-class 18-horse facility, a second residence, and a location atop Skyline Ridge, this is the best of all worlds for someone who loves horses, nature, but likes being in a city.

Foxridge Farm: A Look Inside
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Foxridge Farm: A Look Inside

At just under 7,000 square feet, this custom home built in 1998 is full of light, space, and plenty of windows to gaze upon the surrounding beauty. And, there's plenty of porch space to really take in all the nature.

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The Silicon Valley Estate

Palo Alto, California

$53.9 million

 

Silicon Valley isn't known for multi-acre properties, but this estate has 13+ acres of rolling hills overlooking the San Francisco Bay. It's technically located in Portola Valley (next to Palo Alto), and is five minutes away from Sand Hill Road, which is the financial epicenter of Silicon Valley

The Silicon Valley Estate: A Look Inside
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The Silicon Valley Estate: A Look Inside

Atop the hill, you'll find a beautiful home with state-of-the-art athletic facilities (featuring an indoor basketball court and an ice hockey pavilion). There are five bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, and more than 12,000 square feet. 

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The Park City Palace

Park City, Utah

$42 million

 

Nestled into the mountainside, you'll find this beautiful home designed by an award-winning team that included Iluminus Group Development, CLB Architects, Delos, and Magleby Estate Homes. Just outside your door are 5 ski-in/ski-out acres in this gated community.

The Park City Palace: A Look Inside
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The Park City Palace: A Look Inside

Monitor's Rest is what's called a wellness home, using Delos' DARWIN Home Wellness Intelligence Network. According to the listing, this means the "system regulates circadian rhythm lighting, monitors and calibrates indoor air quality, filters pollutants and removes pathogens from the air including viruses, and improves water quality by removing impurities and contaminants." It also features premium materials: think Croatian limestone, Shou Sugi Ban charred cypress, and a copper roof. Oh, and don't forget about the 18,500 square feet of living space. Other features include: a 60-foot indoor/outdoor stainless steel pool, wellness spa with a world-class gym, Himalayan salt room, infrared sauna, a massage room, an indoor sports court with a climbing wall, and a bowling alley.