#1: $100M Magical ‘Neverland’ Ranch Retreat
Located five miles north of the town of Los Olivos, “Sycamore Valley Ranch,” formerly known as “Neverland Ranch,” is the ultimate ranch retreat and gated estate of approximately 2,698 acres. The main residence of approximately 12,598 square feet offers six bedrooms, including a large first-floor master suite with a private loft and two master baths. The home was designed by Robert Altevers for William Bone in a French Normandy-style and meticulously crafted to perfection in 1982. The home is nestled between extensively landscaped gardens and a four-acre lake complete with a waterfall, incredible pastoral views to the south, and majestic mountain views to the north. An expansive covered outdoor barbecue area is perfect for entertaining and is located adjacent to the pool, nearby pool house, and tennis court. There are multiple structures on the property, including three separate guest homes, a 5,500-square-foot movie theater with stage, several barns, animal shelter facilities, corrals, and a maintenance shop. The listing agent is Jeff Hyland of Hilton & Hyland.
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#2: Lloyd Wright Sowden House
This mansion with extensive use of textile blocks, creating the iconic Mayan-style façade, is recognized as one of architect Lloyd Wright Sowden’s most important works. The home reflects Wright’s philosophies as a landscape architect, and emphasizes the elements of nature in an open-floor plan, in which every room communicates via the central courtyard. Following the extensive restorations made by Xorin Balbes from 2002 to 2009, the home now accommodates modern living, while preserving the architect’s master work.The listing agent is Aaron Kirman.
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#3: ‘La Villa Contenta:’ An Enchanting Residential Wonderland
Set in the most superlative location in Malibu on more than 6.5 acres overlooking unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean, “La Villa Contenta” is one of the most magnificent residential compounds in the United States. Gated for the utmost privacy and surrounded by exquisitely landscaped gardens, the estate is comprised of a grand main house, extravagant guest house, office structure, and spectacularly ornate ballroom with indoor pool. Epitomizing the finest in architectural integrity, quality construction, and imported designer details, this world-class residence was created for an unusually discerning owner who seeks the pinnacle of ultra-luxurious living. The listing agent is Aaron Kirman.
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