June 21, 2018

14,000 Square Foot Golf Course Mansion In Aurora, OH


This Tuscan-inspired mansion in Aurora, OH was built in 2008 and is situated on just over two acres of land. The stone and stucco home fronts the area's prestigious Barrington Golf Course and features approximately 14,784 square feet of living space with four bedrooms, five full and four half bathrooms, foyer with staircase, formal living room with fireplace and coffered ceiling, formal dining room, two-story great room, gourmet kitchen with double islands, breakfast room, wet bar with wine storage, family room with wood paneled media center, lower level recreation room, wet bar, lounge, an eight-seat home theater, exercise room, a home office, and garage parking for six vehicles. Outdoor feature include a motor court, breezeway, terraces, covered patio with BBQ kitchen, pergola, fire pit, and a swimming pool with deck jets.

PROFESSIONAL'S SHOWCASE: Landry Design Group, Inc.


Landry Design Group, Inc. is based in Los Angeles, CA and was founded in 1987 by Richard Landry, AIA. Landry has been featured numerous times on the Architectural Digest AD100 list since 2000. His international high-end residential design firm has designed homes for such notables as Wayne Gretzky, Tom Brady and Giselle Bundchen, Sugar Ray Leonard, Rod Stewart, and most recently, Mark Wahlberg. See some of Landry's spectacular homes below.

June 20, 2018

13,000 Square Foot Georgian-Style Brick Mansion In New Albany, OH


Located in New Albany, OH and situated on 11 acres of land, this stately Georgian-style brick and stone-accented mansion was built in 1993 and features approximately 13,687 square feet of living space. It has nine bedrooms, seven full and four half bathrooms, two-story foyer with rotunda tower and staircase, elevator, formal living room with fireplace, formal dining room, contemporary-style chef's kitchen with stainless steel appliances, butler's pantry, breakfast room, family room, great room with fireplace, home office/library, third level exercise room with massage area, second home office/library, lower level 12-seat home theater, and a six-car garage. Outdoor features include two motor courts, terrace, loggia, pool patio, and swimming pool.

7,000 Square Foot Contemporary-Style Home In Saratoga, CA


This stone and stucco contemporary-style home in the heart of Saratoga, CA was built in 2004 and is situated on 1.32 acres of land. It features approximately 7,352 square feet of living space with seven bedrooms, six full and one half bathrooms, two-story foyer with floating staircase, great room with vaulted and dome ceilings, skylights, and fireplace, formal dining room with vaulted ceiling, chef-inspired kitchen with stainless steel appliances, breakfast room, wet bar (not shown below), family room with fireplace and media center, recreation/game room with kitchenette, home office, and a three-car garage. Outdoor features include a motor court and multiple balconies and terraces.

June 18, 2018

7,000 Square Foot Modern Farmhouse In Marshall, VA


This modern farmhouse, known as Running Cedar, was built in 2006 and is situated on 70 acres of land 100' above the Rappahannock River in Marshall, VA. An open floor plan that connects the main and guest houses features an approximate total of 7,750 square feet of living space. There is a foyer with floating staircase, formal living room with fireplace, dining room surrounded by floor-to-ceiling windows, a rear staircase, gourmet kitchen, a separate catering kitchen, breakfast area, family room with fireplace, an upper level study loft, sitting room, and much more. Outdoor features include a rooftop terrace, balcony, patio, courtyard, formal gardens, water feature, vine-covered pergola, and a swimming pool

June 17, 2018

Russell Simmons' Former 35,000 Square Foot Mansion In Saddle River, NJ


This stately Colonial-style mega mansion in upscale Saddle River, NJ is the former home of music mogul and businessman Russell Simmons (net worth $350 million). The home was originally sold by Simmons' ex-wife Kimora Lee in 2011 for a cool $10 million but is currently back on the market for $8.9 million more ($18.9 million). Built in 1996 and situated on four acres of land, the palatial home features approximately 35,000 square feet of living space with eight bedrooms, 12 full and three half bathrooms, two-story foyer with floating double staircase and hand painted dome ceiling, formal living and dining rooms with fireplaces, two-story great room with fireplace, expansive gourmet kitchen, breakfast room, sun room, family room with fireplace, wood paneled home office, wine cellar/tasting room, a 14-seat TK Theaters-designed home theater, indoor swimming pool, and a seven-car garage with three lifts. Outdoor features include two gated entrances, motor court, terrace, multiple balconies and patios, formal gardens, koi pond, waterfalls, free form swimming pool with spa, and a full-service cabana.

June 15, 2018

13,000 Square Foot Colonial-Style Brick Mansion In Bloomfield Hills, MI


This stately brick home in Bloomfield Hills, MI was built in 2008 and remodeled in 2018; it is situated on two acres of land. The Colonial-style mansion features over 13,000 square feet of living space with seven bedrooms, six full and two half bathrooms, two-story foyer with staircase, two-story great room with fireplace, dining room with see-through wine room, gourmet eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances, family room with vaulted ceiling and skylights, lower level eat-in kitchen, a home theater, home gym, and a six-car garage. Outdoor features include a gated entrance, fountain, covered porches, terrace, and a fireplace. 

June 14, 2018

10,000 Square Foot Ranch-Style Mansion In Bigfork, MT


This ranch-style mansion with contemporary flair was built in 1995 and is situated on just under 34 acres of land in Bigfork, MT. The 10,699 square foot home features four bedrooms, four full and six half bathrooms, foyer with vaulted ceiling, sunken formal living room with fireplace, formal dining room, gourmet kitchen with double islands and butler's pantry, breakfast room, family room with vaulted ceiling and fireplace, wood paneled home office/library with fireplace, lower level 16-seat home theater, an expansive craft room, and garage parking for five cars. Outdoor features include a porte-cochere, terrace, balcony, patio, deck, mini pond with waterfalls, and an equipment building.

June 11, 2018

12,000 Square Foot European-Inspired Stone Mansion In Greenville, SC


Situated on six acres of land with 1000' of golf course frontage, this French-inspired mansion was built in 1998 and was constructed of the same limestone that built the world-renowned Biltmore Estate. The exquisite yet livable home features approximately 12,558 square feet of living space with five bedrooms, six full and three half bathrooms, two-story foyer with floating winding staircase, elevator, formal living and dining rooms with fireplaces, wood paneled great room with fireplace and wet bar, country-style gourmet kitchen, butler's pantry, breakfast room, four-season screened porch, sun room with fireplace, wood paneled home office/library, expansive upper level recreation room with wet bar and gaming area, an exercise room with a professional indoor driving range, wine cellar, two laundry rooms, and a four-car garage. Outdoor features include a gated entrance, motor court, two fountains (one is a sculpture fountain), balconies, expansive multi-level terraces, an Amdega conservatory, sculpture garden, pergolas, pool patio, swimming pool, and a separate spa. 

June 9, 2018

9,000 Square Foot Stucco and Stone Mansion In Asheville, NC


Set high on 2.51 acres of land at Biltmore Park in Asheville, NC, this French-inspired stucco and stacked stone mansion was built in 2002 and comes with year-round Blue Ridge Mountains views. It features approximately 9,560 square feet of living space with five bedrooms, five full and two half bathrooms, two-story foyer with floating spiral staircase, sunken two-story great room with stone fireplace, formal dining room with fireplace, country-style gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances, breakfast room, wood-paneled home office/library with fireplace, an additional home office, an upper level family room with fireplace, a screened porch, a carriage house with art studio, and garage parking for five cars. Outdoor features include a gated entrance, porte-cochere, motor court, covered porches, gated pool patio, and a free form swimming pool.