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This premier Washington residence is the perfect place for relaxing or enjoying all the cool amenities that come along with it. The home offers 5 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms all on almost 4 acres of land. Aside from the living portion of the house, there is a 6,000+ square foot entertainment section, which includes an indoor basketball court, spa surrounded with trees and plants, and a billiards room. Also there is a guest/caretaker apartment, enough garages for 14 cars, a boat garage, and a seperate garage for storing machinery. The beautifully landscaped grounds are home a regulation sized Little League Baseball Field and a tennis court. This home is perfect for large gatherings and includes all the amenities that you will ever need.
Name: Bill Gates
Occupation: Co-Founder of Microsoft Inc.
Location: Medina, Washington
Square Feet: 50,000 / 66,000 (including garage space and outbuildings)
House Name: The Ecology House
Bill Gates’ technology advanced mega-mansion sits on over 5 acres overlooking Lake Washington. Its 8 bedrooms and 25 bathrooms are spread out over four levels. When entering his house, a pin is worn by guests that upon entrance of a room, it automatically adjusts temperature, music, and lighting based on the guest’s preferences. This lakefront property also includes a 17ft x 60ft swimming pool, a 30 car subterranean garage, a100 visitor reception hall, indoor trampoline room, racquetball-volleyball court, basketball court, a library, a bowling alley, a shooting range, and last but no least, a movie theater. As of 2008, the home’s value was assessed at $147.5 million.