Archive for the ‘united kingdom’ Category

A look at Mega-Mansions 8 !

June 7, 2009

This spectacular waterfront home is to be built at 2841 Evergreen Point Road in Medina, WA. This French Chateau will have 6 bedroom, 9 bathrooms, a swimming pool, a hidden detached 4-car garage, and over 8,000 square feet of living space. It is listed at $10,895,000.

This Tudor style estate features 20,237 square feet of living space. It is located at 2732 Southwood Road in Birmingham, AL. It contains a swimming pool with pool house and a subterranean garage.

This humongous 20,000+ square foot mansion is under construction at 4755 Thompson Road in Atlanta, GA. If anyone has any information about this home please leave a comment below.

This huge French inspired lakefront mansion is located at the end of Taylor Lane in Gainesville, GA. It has a detached 3-car garage and a swimming pool.

This mega-mansion belongs to baseball star Ken Griffey Jr. It is completed, but is shown under construction in this photo. The sheer size of this home is amazing. It is said to have 25,000 square feet of living space. I love all the windows and multiple terraces and turrets. It is located on W Lake Butler Road in Orlando, FL.

This massive 19,438 square foot home is located at 94 Hawthorne Road in Barrington Hills, IL. It was built in 1999 and includes 10 bathrooms.

This newly constructed mega-mansion belongs to Chelsea and England Football Star Ashley Cole. The home has 6 bedrooms and an indoor swimming pool. It is located on Birds Hill Road in Oxshott, Surrey, U.K.

Extra Pictures of Fairfield & Updown Court

April 7, 2009
I found a ton of pictures of both the interior and exterior of my favorite international estate, Updown Court. These pictures are amazing!


CLICK HERE (architect’s website)

This is a picture of the front of Ira Rennert’s mega-mansion dubbed “Fairfield” while under construction. I found aerial pictures of the home and also close up interior and exterior shots of the home. The inside of his home is exactly what I expected it to be, grand.

CLICK HERE (aerial shots)


Newly built U.K Mansion

October 5, 2008

Located: St. Georges Hill, U.K
Price: Sold for 7,495,000 euros ( $13,296,126)
Square Feet: 15,566

This newly constructed 15,000 square foot mansion was inspired by renowned architect Sir John Nash. This sumptuous mansion has spacious rooms and includes a luxurious indoor pool with a spa. There is also a billiards room and a grand foyer with a sweeping staircase and beautifully crafted wrought iron rails.

Updown Court Estate in Windlesham, Surrey, England

July 21, 2008

Updown Court is the most expensive private residence on the market in the United Kingdom and also the largest residence to ever be built since the 19th century. It has been on the market for over 3 years with an asking price of $143.5 million. This mega-mansion has a $6 million marble heated driveway and a total of 103 rooms. Spanning over 50,000 square feet, this mansion has it all. Amenities include 24 bedrooms each with their own marble bathroom, two lane bowling alley, five swimming pools, squash court, tennis court, wine cellar, 50 seat home theater, and it’s own panic room. The first floor of the mega-mansion has 8 bedroom suites, while the penthouse floor contains two penthouse each with two bedrooms which occupies an entire wing of the house. Get this! The estimated cost of maintaining this home is $390,829.35 a month!!!!

Visit the mansion’s website here: