From an expansive condominium residence at the iconic Woolworth Tower in New York City to an impeccably renovated lakeside estate in Southampton, these five homes feature grand living and entertaining spaces that hit just the right note.
Woolworth Tower Residence
Occupying an entire floor of the iconic landmarked Woolworth Tower, this rarefied condominium home is ideal for luxurious day-to-day living and the grandest of entertaining. Spanning an impressive 6,095 square feet, it exemplifies impeccable attention to detail and a perfect sense of proportion, with four bedrooms, six baths, a sunny eat-in kitchen, and a grand formal living area with soaring ceilings, herringbone-patterned oak floors, and ample room for a grand piano. Throughout, oversized windows capture enviable vistas of the Manhattan skyline.
Offered at: $21,325,000
Location: 2 Park Place, Apt 40A, New York, NY 10007
Napa Valley Compound
Nestled on approximately 40 acres of cabernet vineyards and olive groves, this unique estate exemplifies Napa Valley luxury. It consists of three pavilions linked by breezeways and loggias, with highlights that include a library, stylish and guest suites, a cook’s kitchen, a family room, a gym, a media room, a wine cellar, terraces, and an infinity-edge pool. Chief among the alluring living spaces is a grand salon—designed for enjoyment of a grand piano—with a lofty cedar ceiling and walls of glass.
Offered at: $17,000,000
Location: 777 Lommel Rd, Calistoga, CA 94515
“Normandy House” in Southampton
No expense was spared in the impeccable renovation of this majestic 1930s estate on 5.57 acres on Southampton’s Agawam Lake. At the end of a tree-lined drive, the approximately 8,000-square-foot manor is accompanied by a pool, a pool house, a guest cottage, a tennis court, and a vast verdant lawn. It enjoys water views from nearly every room, including its five bedrooms and a light-filled living room that easily accommodates a grand piano as well as comfortable sitting and lounging areas.
Offered at: $29,900,000
Location: 412 First Neck Lane, Southampton, NY 11968
Rancho San Carlos
Atop a hill at the end of a winding private drive, this irreplaceable 237-acre estate includes 10 cottages, orchards, equestrian facilities, and a majestic Monterey Colonial manor designed in 1931 by esteemed architect Reginald Johnson. The home’s 29,483-square-foot layout spans more than 30 rooms, all suffused with an Old World sophistication. Master and guest wings are thoughtfully secluded, while the refined living areas include a grand wood-paneled salon with striking details, two fireplaces, and one corner devoted to a grand piano.
Offered at: $85,000,000
Location: 2500 East Valley Road, Montecito, CA 93108
Light-Filled Luxury at San Francisco’s Four Seasons
In this spacious condominium home at the Four Seasons, expanses of windows facing in three directions fill nearly every room with light and afford dramatic views of the San Francisco Bay and numerous city landmarks. Joining a library, a family or media room, three bedrooms, and an eat-in kitchen is an extraordinary great room that unites living and dining areas beside walls of glass while allowing a grand piano to take center stage. Residents benefit from hotel’s numerous services and amenities.
Offered at: $5,800,000
Location: 765 Market St, Apt 24A, San Francisco, CA 941030