New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | September 2015

Beginning with a regal penthouse in London to a 40-acre estate in New York, this month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale features homes in some of the world’s most sought after destinations.

London£35,000,000 (GBP) | London, England | United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty

LondonLocated in the St. James neighborhood of London, the penthouse at Carlton House Terrace is a four-bedroom, five-bathroom apartment split over two floors.  A regency-style building, it was originally designed by John Nash in the early 19th century and has since been renovated.  The penthouse features direct lift access, two chef’s kitchens, vaulted ceilings, bespoke finishes and a southwest-facing terrace.

California$19,900,000 (USD) | Laguna Beach, California | HOM Sotheby’s International Realty

California The Three Arch Bay estate was built in the 1920s by members of the movie-producing Griffith family.  An oceanfront oasis, the property includes a lighthouse, private peach with swimming pool caved into the rocks, seaside gardens and two separate guest cottages.  Nautically-inspired, the main house features a ship’s staircase, porthole windows and cage elevator.

Australia Price Upon Request | New South Wales, Australia | Sydney Sotheby’s International Realty

AustraliaA 1929 Tudor-style mansion, this five-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bathroom home is located on an exclusive cul-de-sac.  Features of the home include a master suite with dressing room, guest quarters with TV room and office, timber paneled walls, timber staircase, high and ornate ceilings, leadlight windows and views across Double Bay.  Outside, there is a sandstone terrace, direct harbor access and a private jetty.

SwitzerlandPrice Upon Request | Vaud, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

SwitzerlandBuilt in 2007, this modern mansion is comprised of 10 bedrooms, 17 full bathrooms, 17 half bathrooms.  The home additionally includes a semi-professional kitchen, temperature-controlled wine cellar, spa with sauna and steam room, fitness room, three fireplaces, marble flooring, and an eight-car garage.  The property is located in an exclusive residential area and spans more than 3,500-square-meters.

New York$29,985,000 (USD) | Upper Brookville, New York | Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty

New YorkThis estate is situated on more than 40 acres of land.  The main house is a Tudor-style mansion with three bedrooms, six-and-a-half bathrooms and a five-car garage.  Also along the property is a guest house, studio cottage and, 75-foot pool and a pool house.  There are two additional brick cottages on the estate, each set on two acres.

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Luxury Real Estate Headlines: First Week in October 2015

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles and home.

imagereader (1)$3,915,000 USD | Santa Fe, New Mexico | Sotheby’s International Realty – Santa Fe – Grant Avenue Brokerage

“Listed for $3.915 million, the property includes a one-bedroom house and two guesthouses.The home incorporates architectural elements from 18th-century church ruins.”

A Santa Fe, N.M. Adobe Made with Parts of a Church – Wall Street Journal 

6 Stately Southern Homes You Can Buy Right Now – The Week 

Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Welcomes Block Island Firm – Sotheby’s International Realty

Ultra Wealthy Buying Homes Globally for Investment Diversification, Gain Citizenship – World Property Journal 

Potomac Luxury Home Helps Fund School in India – The Washington Post

Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Welcomes Cape Cod Firm – Sotheby’s International Realty 

North End House Changes Hands for $5.5 Million – Palm Beach Daily News 

Don’t Sleep on the Dreamy Mill Valley Home of Author Gayle Delaney – Fox News

Volcano House Sells for $750,000 – That’s $100,000 Over the Asking Price – Orange County Register

Once Home to a Boston Brahmin Family, Beacon Hill Townhouse is More Than Meets the Eye– The Boston Globe

Stock Market Jitters May be Slowing Down San Francisco’s High-End Housing Market – CBS San Francisco

France’s Royal Treasures Auctioned off by Sotheby’s Paris – France 24

John Constable’s The Lock Set for Auction – BBC News

Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Welcomes Cape Cod Firm

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Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced that New Seabury Real Estate on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, is the newest member of its real estate network and will now operate as New Seabury Sotheby’s International Realty.

The firm, which is owned and operated by Christopher Burden Jr. and Amanda Prince, has three offices around the Cape and will service New Seabury, Popponesset and the greater Cape Cod area.  With this addition, the Sotheby’s International Realty brand now has four member companies on Cape Cod including: Atlantic Bay Sotheby’s International Realty, oldCape Sotheby’s International Realty and Sotheby’s International Realty Inc.

“Christopher Burden and his team are seasoned real estate professionals who have extensive market knowledge about the community in which they serve,” said Philip White, president and chief executive officer of Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC.  “We are proud to welcome New Seabury Sotheby’s International Realty to our network.”

The firm has served the greater Cape Cod area since 1970.  “Affiliating with Sotheby’s International Realty allows our company to have access to high caliber marketing opportunities and technology, as well as worldwide exposure,” said Burden.  “We are thrilled to be a part of a globally recognized brand.”

The Sotheby’s International Realty network currently has more than 17,000 sales associates located in approximately 800 offices in 61 countries and territories worldwide.  New Seabury Sotheby’s International Realty listings will be marketed on the sothebysrealty.com global website.  In addition to the referral opportunities and widened exposure generated from this source, the firm’s brokers and clients will benefit from an association with the Sotheby’s auction house and worldwide Sotheby’s International Realty marketing programs.  Each office is independently owned and operated.