Whether for sporting events, blockbusters, or award-winning foreign films, these home theaters all offer specially chosen lighting, top-tier sound systems, and comfortable seating that make viewing a pleasure.
Stunning Texas Getaway
This gated 64-acre compound outside Houston boasts horse stables, a riding arena, a covered and night-lit tennis and basketball court, an auto enthusiast’s garage, an oversized resort-caliber swimming pool, a private lap pool, and a lake. The magnificent main residence offers a wealth of spaces for truly grand entertaining, including a 500-bottle wine room and a richly hued home theater that can seat 12 and includes an adjoining wet bar.
Offered at: $11,995,000
Location: 19055 Hufsmith Kohrville Road, Tomball, TX 77375
Island-Inspired Oceanside Oasis
Designed for consummate Florida living, this 1.4-acre estate affords plentiful spaces for indoor-outdoor living and entertaining, including a rooftop terrace with a breathtaking panorama. In addition to an 11-bedroom main residence, it includes a delightful “cabana house,” a four-bedroom guesthouse, a swimming pool with a waterslide and a spa, a half basketball court, and a putting green. Furthering the pleasurable resort-caliber lifestyle are a wine cellar, a fitness center, and a luxuriously comfortable home theater with D-Box motorized love seats and a kitchenette.
Offered at: $49,500,000
Location: North Palm Beach, FL 33408
Classic Hamptons Charm
This eight-bedroom estate in a coveted Bridgehampton location was a collaboration between noted architect Eric Woodward and top interior designer Alexa Hampton. Surrounding the home on 1.84 acres are an oversized swimming pool, generous terraces, two pergolas, a lush lawn, and a three-story gabled pool house with two bedrooms and a living room. The 10,200-square-foot main residence offers six bedroom suites, living and dining rooms, a library, a superbly stylish kitchen, and a home theater with an expertly equipped full bar.
Offered at: $18,500,000
Location: Bridgehampton, NY 11932
Elegance Above Park Avenue
High above its prestigious environs, this two-level condominium residence offers6,000 square feet of magnificent living spaces, a separate studio for guests or staff, a wine storage area, and 2,000 square feet of terraces for appreciating the view. Highlights include a living room with a fireplace and French doors, a formal dining room, and an eat-in chef’s kitchen. A dramatic stairway with an ornate railing leads to the second floor, where five bedrooms and an elegantly appointed home theater can be found.
Offered at: $39,500,000
Location: 515 Park Avenue 15/16, New York, NY 10022
Designer’s Napa Valley Compound
On approximately 40 acres of cabernet vineyards and olive groves, this unique estate designed by Rela Gleason exemplifies Napa Valley luxury. Consisting of three pavilions linked by breezeways and loggias, it encourages restful relaxation and grand entertaining with a lofty grand salon, a library, stylish master and guest suites, a cook’s kitchen with two islands and a lounge, a family room, a gym, a wine cellar, terraces, an infinity-edge pool, and a serenely appointed home media room with built-in speakers and a wide retractable screen.
Offered at: $17,000,000
Location: 777 Lommel Road, Calistoga, CA 94515
Stylish Santa Fe Retreat
This majestic 11.5-acre estate features a main residence, a three-bedroom guesthouse, a caretaker’s cottage, a pool and spa, numerous outdoor fireplaces, raised garden beds, a turret, and expansive mountain vistas. The heart of the compound is a home with family and great rooms, a library, a chef’s kitchen, a dining courtyard, a wine-tasting room, and a spacious screened patio. The whimsical home theater is a delightful diversion, with a marquee lighting, murals depicting scenes from Hollywood classics, and decorative detailing recalling early-20th-century movie houses.
Offered at: $3,550,000
Location: 224 Headquarters Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87506
Comfort and Elegance in Greenwich
On 3.39 verdant acres just minutes from Greenwich Avenue, this Georgian-inspired estate is elegant, inviting, and comfortable and includes a residence, a tennis court, gardens, a heated swimming pool and spa, and a two-bedroom pool house. The main home features living and dining rooms, a spacious kitchen, and six bedroom suites as well as delightful recreational spaces that include a gym, a bowling alley, and a 12-seat home theater with handsome wood paneling, carpeting, and a decoratively detailed coffered ceiling.
Offered at: $5,100,000
Location: 6 Khakum Drive, Greenwich, CT 06831