Archive for the ‘tennessee’ Category

Palatial Tennessee Manor

August 18, 2009











This extraordinary manor home can be yours for just $2,499,900! The 5 bedroom, 7 bathroom home is located at 1216 Waterstone Blvd in affluent Franklin, TN. It is situated in the guard gated community of LaurelBrooke. The 11,158 square foot mansion contains a dramatic foyer with dual staircases, a formal living room, a formal dining room with fireplace, an elevator, a great room with grand fireplace, a gourmet kitchen with white marble floors and counter tops, a library, a home theater, a gym, a 1,000 sq.ft bonus room, and a swimming pool with spa. Seriously, it can’t any better than this! This home is top of the line and is simply gorgeous! The asking price is exceptionally reasonable. Try finding something like this in Greenwich, CT. It would be 6 times more expensive!!
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A look at Mansions

August 16, 2009



This uniquely shaped mansion is located on Graceview Drive in Kinnelon, NJ. The 7 bedroom, 8 bathroom home contains indoor and outdoor pools, a home theater, a tennis court, and much much more. It is listed for $5,900,000 and contains 15,000 square feet of living space.
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This extraordinary French inspired mansion is located at 209 Braeburn Road in Barrington, IL.  It contains over 14,000 square feet of living space.


This newly constructed brick mansion is located on Vaughn Crest Drive in Franklin, TN.

This incredible estate is located at 47900 W 9 Mile in Novi, MI. It is listed for only $2,685,000 and contains 6 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, 11,290 square feet of living space, a gated entrance, and a huge private lake.
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This gorgeous country style mansion is located on Hawley Woods Road in Barrington, IL. You can see its massiveness when you look at the other homes surrounding it. I love the back of the home especially!! I like how the great room extends out.

Mansions and their Floorplans

August 10, 2009

This home is located at 9345 S Ingleside Farm Road in Germantown, TN. It contains a circular driveway and a swimming pool with pool house.

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This amazing home is located at 11508 Manorstone Lane in Columbia, MD. The home contains two curved staircase (one in each of the rotundas), a 4-car garage, and an indoor swimming pool. The model of this home is called Chateau de Villesarin.

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This model is also being built on Marion Stone Way Raleigh, NC. It is for sale for $3,850,00 and contains 6 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, and 15,000 square feet.

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This impressive mansion is located at 18101 Sheldon Road in Northville, MI. It contains a driveway with a bridge, a small stream, a swimming pool with pool house, and a separate detached garage. The model of this home is called Chateau De La Ravinere.

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A look at Mega Mansions 9 !

July 29, 2009


This Greek style mega-mansion is located on Remington Drive in Barrington, IL. I love the turrets, massive columns, and grand stairs leading to the front entrance!! This home is definitely me!



This extraordinary tudor style mega-mansion is located off of Brinker Road in Barrington, IL. It is easily over 30,000 square feet.



This mega-mansion is located on Balata Drive in Ooltewah, TN. You can see how large it is when comparing it to the surrounding homes! The home measures in at just over 20,000 square feet and contains a porte cochere and a swimming pool.



This mega-mansion is located on Cornwell Farm Road in Great Falls, VA. It contains an 8-car garage (half attached, half detached), a man made lake, formal gardens, a circular motor court, and a large indoor swimming pool.



This incredible and oddly shaped mega-mansion is located off of Alpaugh Farm Road in Lebanon, NJ. It contains a circular motor court, a 6+ car garage, expansive terraces, and a huge resort style swimming pool with bridge and water slide.

Tennessee Masterpiece

July 11, 2009








Location: Kidwells Ridge Road, Morristown, TN

Price: $5,499,000
Square Feet: 15,000
   This incredible mansion was recently completed and contains the utmost in luxury living. Once listed at over $8,000,000, this home is priced to sell! It contains approximately 15,000 square feet of gracious living space that includes 6 bedrooms and 6 full and 3 half bathrooms. The first floor includes a foyer with white marble floors and a floating curved staircase, a gracious dining room, a living room with hidden 50 inch plasma tv (under retractable painting), a beautiful cherry wood library with built-in bookshelves and spiral staircase that leads to the 2nd floor, a gourmet kitchen, a breakfast nook, a family room, and a master suite fit for royalty. The second floor contains multiple bedrooms and an in-law apartment. The lower level comprises of a home theater, full kitchen, billiards room, exercise room with spa, wine cellar, and another master bedroom. The grounds include a saline swimming pool, an outdoor grill, and a pool house complete with a full kitchen and bath.
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Country Superstar Alan Jackson’s Supersized Tennessee Estate

July 2, 2009









Location: 1301 Moran Road, Franklin, TN

Price: $38,000,000
Square Feet: 19,000
   Alan Jackson, the country mega-star who has sold over 50 million records, has finally put his massive abode on the market for a spine tingling $38,000,000. That is quite an impressive price to be asking right off the bat. There is another home on the market in Franklin that is $9 million less and is around the same size. The home was built in 1997 and took 23 months to complete. The home spans a total of 26,500 square feet counting the porches and contains 6 bedrooms and 7 full and 2 half bathrooms. The estate is situated on 140 acres of prime property and the Jacksons’ have made it into a home truly worth living in. Despite its enormous sized rooms, the home has a cozy and warm feel to it. There are two spiral staircases located at either end of the foyer. The first floor contains a formal dining room, a formal living room, a maple-floored home office, a large family room complete with 22 ft. ceilings, a spacious gourmet kitchen with adjoining breakfast room, and a glass enclosed porch. The 2nd floor contains 4 bedroom suites, an exercise room, and nanny quarters. There is also a third floor that contains a game room, a home theater, and a custom pub. The sprawling grounds include 3 ponds, a 10-acre lake, a boat house, a swimming pool, a barn with apartment, and an enclosed tennis court and basketball court. The best part of the house is of course the massive 20-car garage.
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A look at Mansions 12 !

May 31, 2009


This French chateau, dubbed Hillcrest Manor, is located on Hillsboro Pike in Nashville, TN. It was designed by J. Terry Bates & Associates. 
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This colonial mega-mansion is under construction on prestigious Strait Lane in Dallas, TX.


This 22,000 square foot Normandy style mansion is located on Congressional Parkway in Potomac, MD. It is owned by Raul Fernandez, who is the chairman of ObjectVideo and co-owner of the Washington Capitals. The home has 8 bedrooms, 13 bathrooms, a 2,000 square foot pool house, a swimming pool, and a tennis court.
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This mansion is located on Highland Farms Road in Potomac, MD. It is owned by developer Steve Lebling who throws lavish parties frequently. The 28,000 square foot house has 11 fireplaces, 13 bathrooms, a 4+ car garage, a swimming pool, and a large pool house.


This is the 30,000 square foot mansion of Jim Kimsey, the co-founder and one time CEO of AOL. The house is located at 600 Chain Bridge Road in Mclean, VA. The home cost $12 million to build. Jim owns the Frank Lloyd Wright house right next door. He built this mansion solely for large parties and charity events.


This French manor is being completed on Braewood Place in Dallas, TX. The home has a 5+ car garage, a swimming pool, and is located in the Bent Tree Country Club.


This estate is located at 54th Ct SE in Salme, OR. The estate contains a 3+ car garage, an attached guest house, a barn, a swimming pool with pool house, a basketball court, and a tennis court. 

A look at Mansions 10 !

May 18, 2009


This amazing 21,118 square foot mansion is located at 1422 North Woodhouse Road in Virginia Beach, VA. The home was on the market for quite some time before being sold. It contains 6 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, a grand foyer with double bridal staircase, a swimming pool, a large carriage house, a boat dock, and a massive subterranean garage accessible from both sides of the house.
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This 20,576 square foot mansion is located at 1078 Vaughn Crest Drive in Franklin, TN. The 5 bedroom, 7.5 bathroom house is on the market for $7,250,000. It was built in 2001 and contains a home office, a 2-story great room with large fireplace and wraparound 2-story balcony, a 2-lane bowling alley, a gym, a biliards room, a home theater, a wine cellar, an outdoor kitchen, and a swimming pool.
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This is the home of Michael and Marlen Cowpland. Michael is the chairman of Corel Corp., a software company. He has a personal net worth of over $100 million. The $10 million, 20,000 square foot unique mansion is located at 234 Perley Court, Ottawa, ON, Canada. It is located in the prestigious neighborhod of Rockliffe Park. The home contains a swimming pool, tennis court, and is valued at over $12,000,000.

This 20,000 square foot loge style mega-mansion is located in Raleigh, NC. The home includes 10 bedrooms, an indoor pool, a library, a home theater, an elevator, a wine cellar, a tennis court, and a resort style outdoor swimming pool.

French Inspired Tennessee Mansion

May 17, 2009











Location: 943 Tyne Blvd, Nashville, TN

Price: $4,900,000
Square Feet: 15,950
        This grand new manor home was completed in 2008 and is set on close to 4 acres. One of Tennessee’s largest newly constructed home, this home was built with the finest materials. The home contains 6 bedrooms, 6.5 bathrooms, 20 total rooms, a grand foyer with sweeping floating staircase and multiple columns, a formal dining room with coffered ceiling, a gourmet kitchen with pantry and 2nd staircase, a beautiful family room with a wooden beam vaulted ceiling, a master bathroom with an extremely high ceiling, a home theater with hand painted murals, a large 2nd kitchen in the basement, and a 4+ car garage attached to the main house by a breezeway.
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Massive Tennessee Estate

May 17, 2009








This massive Cleveland, Tennessee estate, called Creekridge, belongs to W Allan Jones, who is the CEO and founder of Check Into Cash, Inc. The home was designed by J. Terry Bates & Associates. The estate features a huge parking area that can easily fit 100 cars. The home also has an 8+ car garage, a swimming pool with pool house, a cupola, 6 chimneys, and a walk out basement. I can’t wait to see what the house will look like upon completion.