This three-bedroom, two-storey Parisian apartment, which is located in a Haussmann building, features stunning views of the Eiffel Tower and the Champs de Mars. With massive windows that let light flood in, this home boasts expansive vistas across the city and has a large balcony, perfect for alfresco dining. It has a large, bright kitchen with dining area, a living room, a master bedroom with its own sitting area and balcony, a dressing room with a full bathroom and two other bedrooms, each with en-suite bathrooms and dressing rooms.
Son Servera, Mallorca
This country estate on the east coast has stunning sea views as it’s set in an elevated position on a plateau. It was completely refurbished in 2011 and, being surrounded by extensive Mediterranean gardens, it offers absolute privacy. The main house is arranged over two floors; at entrance level you’ll find a living room with fireplace and connected dining area, a large Boffi designer kitchen and utility room, plus one en-suite bedroom. Upstairs there are two en-suite bedrooms, including a master with a large dressing room, sharing a spacious terrace. From this floor a staircase leads to an additional en-suite guest room. Outside there are open and covered terraces and a large swimming pool.
New York, United States
Visitors to this bold 7,375-square-foot townhouse will be immediately captivated by its four-storey atrium that lets the sun flood in through a skylight. The current homeowner’s adventurous design and creative use of colour bring the home to life. The living room features grand 20-foot ceilings and a rear glass wall, bringing a modern downtown appeal to this uptown address. The home, which is six floors (including a cavernous 2,000-square-foot finished basement), features two staircases, a lift, a gym, recreation room and a staff suite. The sixth floor has a solarium, perfect for entertaining. There are five bedrooms, formal dining and living areas, a casual dining area and several outdoor spaces – almost unheard of in New York City.
60 White Fall Lane, New Canaan, Connecticut, United States
A mere one-hour train journey from Grand Central Terminal in New York, this property is located in one of the country’s most affluent communities. With a tree-lined driveway, expansive lawn, stunning landscaping and water views, this estate will undoubtedly impress even the most picky property hunters. The 17-room colonial-style home features a library, stateof- the-art security system, a four-car garage, a fully finished walk-out basement, six fireplaces, a spa, a hot tub and an outdoor pool. With a massive garden and a custom-designed pool house, the property is perfect for entertaining.
Vista Alegre, Es Cubells, Ibiza
This one-of-a-kind property is built in the secure gated community of Vista Alegre. There are two homes and two swimming pools, each with panoramic views across the rolling hills, cliffs, sea and island of Formentera. The main home has four bedroom suites spread over two floors and a spacious lounge with a kitchen-dining area that opens on to the terraced exterior. A swimming pool and manicured gardens replete with aromatic plants and almond and olive trees lead to the second home, a newly built contemporary-style two-bedroom suite property with its own lap pool. There is a licence for further building on the plot.
Paroa Bay Estate, New Zealand
This six-bedroom Bay of Islands property provides elegance and privacy in an idyllic setting near the historic Russell township. The home is set on 42 acres and features beautiful landscaping, a lovely beach, staff accommodation with two bedrooms, a boat ramp and two moorings. It also boasts a tennis court with a large underground bunker – perfect for storing boats and jet-skis. The home is a dream for anyone who appreciates the natural beauty and paradise of New Zealand.