When historic English architect Sir Christopher Wren first began to put his mark on the luxury real estate industry through his renowned Georgian-style homes, the world was changed forever. These quaint, symmetrical and distinct homes have a timeless beauty.
Here are five stunning examples of Georgian-style homes.
1 of 5 | Greenwich Architectural Masterpiece
With 27 rooms and nearly 17,000 square feet of living space, it might take you a while to want to go outside of this Georgian-style home and onto the five acres of land it sits on. With bronze French doors, a terrace spanning the rear of the residence, access to the Greenwich community and the finest characteristics of Georgian-style homes, this is a true crowning jewel.
$29,500,000 | 110 Clapboard Ridge Road, Greenwich, CT 06830 | View Listing
2 of 5 | Palm Beach Waterfront Majesty
All Georgian homes are incredible works of art, but this particular property in Palm Beach has the advantage of being steps from the ocean. The highly symmetrical and decoratively designed estate was built in 2008, making it a somewhat young version of Georgian-style homes, but one that still offers that distinctive, classic appeal, with a custom Thomas Kirchhoff-design flare. With nine full bathrooms, seven bedrooms and 11,775 square feet of living space, this estate is sure to be off the market before long.
$28,000,000 | 735 Island Dr, Palm Beach, FL 33480 | View Listing
3 of 5 | Secluded Hamptons Style
New York has some of the more coveted Georgian-style homes out there, and this one is as historic as it is charming. Sitting on a five acre property that gives access to the bay through a private dock, With 7,000 square feet and eight bedrooms, you’d be hard-pressed to find a more exquisite Georgian-style home in this area or others. Although built in 1925, it has all of the modern amenities you could ever desire, as well as a massive Gunite pool and outdoor dining porch.
$25,500,000 | 217 Rose Hill Road, Water Mill, NY 11975 | View Listing
4 of 5 | Houston Stunner
Houston’s luxury real estate market turns up a lot of gems, but none like this massive, 16,900-square-foot Georgian-style home in the River Oaks area. Built in 1939 and significantly updated in 1999, this massive home comes complete with a butler’s pantry, wine cellar, movie theater, and one of the more gorgeous facades of any Georgian-style home in the country. Entertain countless guests or relax with your family in this one-of-a-kind estate.
$16,950,000 | 1721 River Oaks Blvd, Houston, TX 77019 | View Listing
5 of 5 | Falmouth Beauty
Nestled in the Saconesset Hills of Cape Cod, this modest five-bedroom estate is one of a kind, and any Georgian-style home lover will certainly fall for this property upon closer look. The Royal Barry Wills home was built back in 1958 and provides a cozy 6,500 square feet of living space inside, as well as a private beach and gorgeous landscaping. Charm meets classic Georgian-style beauty in this gem of a property. If the one acre is not quite enough for you, there is another acre plot open for sale.