These modern wine rooms go beyond mere function, tackling temperature, humidity, and proper storage but also using eye-catching materials—wood, stone, glass, and cork among them—to create spaces that are appealing works of art.
Double H Farm
This exceptional 87-acre equestrian estate in Ridgefield, Connecticut, includes a 12,000-square-foot residence, two guest houses, Olympic-caliber barns, offices and staff apartments, paddocks, riding and jumping rings, a party barn, a salt-water pool, a freestanding garage, and a sports court. The home is a decidedly elegant spot for entertaining, with terraces, balconies, an indoor golf room, and an Old World–inspired wine “grotto” with decorative iron doors, stone walls, and ornate carved wood cabinetry.
Offered at: $28,500,000
Location: 7-11 Old Stagecoach Road & 40 Neds Lane, Ridgefield, CT 06877
Modern Napa Valley Aerie
Nestled naturally into a hillside, this light-filled five-bedroom contemporary residence combines a serene palette of concrete, stone, wood, steel, and glass with an airy ambience and mesmerizing views. The heart of the home is the great room, which features eye-catching angles, dramatic ceiling beams, artful light fixtures, and a disappearing floor-to-ceiling wall of glass. Just off this open living, dining, and kitchen area is a unique wine room, where a collection of bottles doubles as a work of art.
Offered at: $7,995,000
Location: 7870 Silverado Trail, Napa, CA 94558
Houston’s La Perse
This 20,157-square-foot Renaissance-inspired manor in a prestigious gated community is a spectacular setting for refined living and entertaining indoors and out. Multilevel garden terraces, a freshwater pool, a spa, and a pool pavilion with a bar and grill beckon in temperate months. The elegant interiors include two salons, an elegant music room, a maple-paneled library, a tearoom, a spacious kitchen with a butler’s pantry and a wet bar, a home theater, and a wine cellar and tasting room with a dramatic groin-vaulted brick ceiling.
Offered at: $28,000,000
Location: Houston, TX 77024
South Florida Equestrian Escape
In the gated community of Ranch Colony, this 50-acre equestrian property features an eight-stall barn with living quarters, a riding and jumping arena, eight turnout paddocks, three turnout structures, riding trails that wind through cypress and pine trees, a guesthouse, and a heated saltwater pool. The majestic five-bedroom Mediterranean-inspired residence at the heart of the estate overlooks a private four-acre lake and includes formal living and dining rooms, a chef’s kitchen, a family and billiards room, a luxurious master suite, and a 1,000-bottle wine cellar.
Offered at: $17,750,000
Location: Jupiter, FL 33478
Light-Filled Contemporary Penthouse
Combining clean contemporary design and luxurious modern amenities, this two-level, 8,500-square-foot condominium home was designed for indoor-outdoor living and enjoys unparalleled views—of the East River, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, and the Manhattan skyline—from nearly every window. Entertaining is effortless thanks to a sun-flooded formal living room, a spacious dining room, an eat-in chef’s kitchen with top-tier appliances, a landscaped 750-square-foot terrace, a Crestron sound system, and a temperature-controlled wine cellar capable of storing more than 3,500 bottles.
Offered at: $15,900,000
Location: 360 Furman Street, Apt 1216, Brooklyn, NY 11201