Well-known around the world for lavish home architecture –when it comes to mega mansions for sale, there are perhaps none more opulent, more decked-out, more over the top and more perfectly appointed than the mega mansions for sale in America today. Here are two of our favorites on the market right now – and they’re so exclusive, you might not be able to find them in the MLS listings.
Crespi-Hicks Estate – Dallas, Texas
Being shopped quietly to only elite buyers by Douglas Newby Associates, this $135 million Mid-Century Modern mega mansion for sale is an extraordinary Maurice Fatio designed home commissioned by Italian Count Pio Crespi. Sited on 25 acres and designed in large part by famed landscape architect Arabella Lennox-Boyd, renowned renovation architect Peter Marino has since modernized and refined the original roaring 20’s-era Palm Beach style architecture – the last of which Fatio ever conceived. This mega mansion for sale also sits behind the gates of one of America’s most prestigious communities – Mayflower Estates. And, the amenities are not to be outdone by its location nor by its outstanding pedigree; these include a library paneled in 19th-century Italian walnut and burl, a main kitchen tiled in 10th-century Dutch Delft manganese tiles, a mirrored art-deco bar room, and an exercise room. The adjacent pool house also has an outdoor living room and kitchen, an indoor catering kitchen, a large game room, and a home theater spanning an entire floor. The grounds feature two additional guesthouses, a tennis court, several greenhouses, a tree house, rose and vegetable gardens, and a second hidden driveway entrance onto the property.
Serenity Ridge – Parker, Colorado (Denver)
Another incredible mega mansion for sale in America right now is Serenity Ridge located just outside of Denver, CO on over 70 pristine acres featuring magnificent views of the Colorado Rocky’s and picturesque Front Range. This Mega Mansion is being sold at absolute auction with no reserve on September 27th, 2014, presenting a rare opportunity for buyers to own this outstanding and luxurious mansion at their price. And, for those who long for the great outdoors but want the solitude and privacy away from the tourist traps like Aspen and Vail, this mega mansion for sale offers every amenity imaginable. The residence spans an astonishing 50,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor living space, with 11 en-suite bedrooms.
Two conference rooms provide for corporate retreats, while a two-level entertainment wing takes care of guests with its with indoor pool, spa, sauna and full men’s and ladies locker rooms, two lane bowling alley, concert stage and dance hall, full arcade game room, home theater and even a 4-star restaurant quality bar for owners who love to entertain. The home is furnished with 2 elevators and 2 kitchens, and in addition two separate complete 2 and 3 bedroom apartments offer two more kitchens. Finishes and features include an auto barn large enough to house 30 plus vehicles, security computer monitoring 24/7, two 2000KW back up generators, silk carpets, onyx, rare Brazilian granite and slate, tumbled antique French limestone, and Italian glass tile. To cap it all of, the property has its own separate staff residence. This Mega Mansion is ideally situated for year-round and world-class sporting – from downhill and cross-country skiing to hiking, mountain biking, fly-fishing and horseback riding. Centennial Airport for private business jets is a quick 20-minute drive with Denver International 40 minutes for those international flights. To learn more about the luxury real estate auction of the Serenity Ridge, contact Supreme Auctions by calling 866-929-2243 or send an email request