A look at Florida Mega-Mansions!

This is the mega-mansion of Richard Nilsen, an executive for Mattress Giant. The home is located on Fairfield Lane in Weston, Florida and measures in at 34,039 square feet.

This is the mega-mansion of Netscape Communications founder James Clark. He had a net worth of $1.1 billion in 2007. James purchased the property in 1999 and the house was comprised of 40,000 square feet. Since its renovation, the home has grown to an astounding 68,000 square feet and has 19 bathrooms, and elevator, four patios, two pools, and an underground tunnel. The home is located on S. Ocean Blvd. in Palm Beach, Florida.

This mega-mansion compound is located off of 40th Street South in Wellington, Florida. It contains a pond, swimming pool, and tennis court. This home was used in the 2003 ABC Reality TV show, The Family.

This is the former home of Scott Sullivan, the former CEO of WorldCom. The home is now owned by Daniel Katz, who owns the Katz Properties, a Milwaukee development company. The massive 30,000 square foot mega-mansion is located on Pine Lane in Boca Raton, Florida. The Mediterranean style home contains 10 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, seven fireplaces, an 18-seat home theater, a domed exercise room, a two-story mahogany library, a brick wine cellar with tasting room, a gazebo, a 65-foot swimming pool, a tennis court, and a six-car garage. The home cost $15 million to build.

3 Responses to “A look at Florida Mega-Mansions!”

  1. Anonymous Says:

    The Netscape/James Clark mansion is awesome. Just my style. I’d sure like to take a peek inside. Looks very elegant yet Florida casual. I’ll take 2 please!!!

  2. Jordan Says:

    Clark’s mansion is also known as ‘Il Palmetto’. It is a 1930 design by renowned Palm Beach architect Maurice Fatio. Photos of the interior can be seen in the coffee table book ‘Palm Beach Houses’ by Shirley Johnston.

    As for Katz’s estate, shortly before Katz put his offer in, Michael Jordan had been seen looking at it. Jordan has since purchased two adjoining lots to build his own custom home in the Bear’s Club in Jupiter.

  3. Anonymous Says:

    Interior Photos of Il Palmetto are available here:


    (Go to Portfolio -> Country -> Florida -> Clark Residence, Palm Beach)

    and here:


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