This has been a good year for the construction of expensive houses in the U.S. There is a rising demand for beautiful and extravagant homes built primarily to satisfy the particular needs of owners. Houses with unique architectural designs and functional floor plans have attracted many customers. We all had had a picture of our dream house in mind from childhood. We all wish to have a home that meets all our requirements and is well equipped. We took an exciting look at all the marvelous and expensive mansions the U.S. has to offer. Most of these properties are full of high amenities and lots of land. These eye-popping mansions are specially designed for the high-end spectrum and are quite appealing. You can also get some ideas from these latest mega-mansions to incorporate something at your own house.
Four-story Mega Mansion in L.A. Bel-Air $250M
Designed by Bruce Makowsky, it is the most expensive home in American real estate. It consists of a staff of seven to upkeep the full line of amenities. One hundred expensive and rare works of art along with a collection of rare cars makes the price worth it. It was constructed in four years and took 300 workers to finish. It comes completely furnished along with a chef and masseuse as staff. With 38,000 square feet of interior space and an outdoor deck area spread across 17,000 sq feet, two master suites, 12 bedrooms, ten suites for guests, three kitchens, a swim-up bar, and a spacious interior makes it the best home available. Its other features include a 22 ft screen home theatre system with 7 thousand movies in a 4k projector, two commercial elevators to travel along with four floors, two wine and champagne cellars, and a four-lane bowling alley.
Another major attraction is the availability of an 85 ft infinity pool, massage room, and gym for daily workout, the combination spa, or the rooftop helipad for a quick flight to any venue. It comes with a breathtaking view of oceans and mountains and the L.A. skyline at 270 degrees. The location of this goliath is 924 Bel Air Rd Los Angeles, CA 90077.
The Manor at Holmby Hills $200M
If you are after a broken-in older home, the Manor at Holmby Hills is your place. It has a great interior space of about 56,500 sq. ft. with around 14 bedrooms providing plenty of room for guests. Amazing views from hilltop placement, French chateau-style, and exquisite landscaping make it one of the most luxurious mansions in L.A. Designed in 1988 by James Langenheim and Associates. It offers many amenities like a rectangular pool, a full-size tennis court, a decadent double stair entry, and a formal entrance.
You can find this listing at 594 S Mapleton Dr. Los Angeles, CA 90024.
Manalapan Megamansion $195M
With a historical charm, Florida’s Manalapan Megamansion was built in the 1940s. This place values privacy a lot as it is above 1,200 feet of ocean. This 22 bedroom, 47 bathroom estate serves as an excellent place for a beach party. It also offers a treehouse and sports complex. You can find this peaceful and quiet place at 2000 S Ocean Blvd Lantana, FL 33462.
Great Island 63-acre waterfront $175M
This provides for a perfect balance between natural surroundings with wildlife and the city life of Manhattan. The meadow and water views are breathtaking. Located in Darien, CT, it resides between a fourteen-acre conservation area with a lighthouse picture. There is a closed driveway surrounded by lees, lawns, grass, flora and fauna, front doors, guardhouses, smaller houses, beach huts, and piers. The main house also has eight full bathrooms, ten bedrooms, a full basement, four fireplaces, a super double bedroom, dining room, kitchen, and living room with beams. The main house was built in 1902 with a traditional European design and a separate garage. Facilities include greenhouses, barns, docks, decks, and balconies.
67 Beverly Park Ct, Beverly Hills, CA $160M
If you plan to spend the price of a small town on a property, then this is what you deserve, right? Villa Firenze bills itself as an “authentic Italian village.” The property lasted seven years and is “the largest complex in Beverly Park.” This gated compound covers 9 acres and is accessible via its street, including a 30-car capacity patio surrounded by 40-foot tall palm trees. The setup will make you feel like you are in Europe. William Hablinski Architecture designed this 20,000-square-foot mansion with 20 beds and 23 bathrooms. The interior has “every possible comfort,” including high ceilings, arched doorways, and large formal gathering spaces. There are 4 acres of landscaping to the rear, including a pool and pool house, a two-story hotel, tennis courts, and a walking/jogging trail. Not enough space? A separate plot has additional development space.
1080 Meadow Ln, Southampton, NY $150M
Leave town and head to Hampton! This 700-foot oceanfront parcel covers 14 acres and consists of three consecutive properties, with opportunities for construction. There is a 12,000 square foot primary residence with an indoor pool, a tennis court with a tennis house, pool and spa, a pool house, and two golf courses with golf courses. You can have your entire extended family here too.
Briar Patch $140M
This waterfront property covers 11.2 acres and went on the market in November 2014. They stick to the price of this 10,000-square-foot house, with ten bedrooms, four fireplaces, nine full bathrooms, one partial bathroom, tennis court, and spa. Swim in the 60-foot-long outdoor pool surrounded by teak wood, or walk 15 miles from the beach to take a dip in the water. The magnificent outdoor water features and handmade wallpaper decorate the interior in the Georgian Renaissance style, with many French doors. This farm is included in the National Register of Historic Places and has had only three owners since its establishment. You can find this listing at 90 Briar Patch Rd. East Hampton, New York 11937.
2000 S Ocean Blvd, Manalapan, FL $137.5M
This Gemini mansion is owned by the wealthy Ziff family and covers 15 acres with approximately 1,200 feet of dune beach. It is the only house on the beach for miles away. The South Florida exhibitor has a 12-room, 62,200 square-foot primary residence; several four-room cabins; a seven-room mango house; and guest/staff rooms, including four studios and apartments. Recreational facilities include a swimming pool, PGA standard golf course, regular tennis court, half basketball court, gym, and spa.
Il Palmetto $137M
The 1930s Italian Renaissance has inspired it. Featuring ten bedrooms, it spreads in almost 60,000 square ft. The pavilion-style rooms are accessible through the 2-story entrance hall, which is a spectacular entrance. The main house also has a family room, chef’s kitchen, butler’s kitchen, home theater, office, library, and billiards room. These rooms surround a fountain located in the courtyard. The windows are made of impact-resistant and hurricane-resistant brass, with a reasonable structure, with an underground tunnel that leads to a 2-bedroom, 3-bathroom beach house. Other features which make it worthy of price are a room with a wine cellar holding 20,000 bottles, 16th century carved ceilings, an exercise room, spa, swimming pool, and private beach access. This dream estate is in the east section of Palm Beach, FL.
Rancho San Carlos $125M
This historical residence is at 2500 East Valley Road, Montecito, California, with breathtaking views. The main house has 29,483 square feet of interior space, containing more than 30 rooms. The formal living room on the natural terrace surrounds the central courtyard, and the main wing of the house and the bedroom extends from the upper terrace. The landscaping is exquisite, with lots of privacy through the architectural design of the residence. The estate also has magnificent equestrian facilities, an orchard that actively produces crops, an office, and ten additional residential villas, covering an area of 237 acres.
These are the homes with the most expensive price tags situated in the U.S. They are not only luxurious but also chic in style. They all are one of their kinds. Equipped with all high-class amenities, they are everyone’s dream house.