7 Mansions for Sale in California You Could Buy Right Now
- Jul 11, 2016
Despite the collapse of housing prices in the United States, some mansions in California are still on the market for overwhelming amounts. In this article, we have compiled a list of top expensive mansions for sale in California right now from different sources. Read on to find out which mansions made into this list.
7. Hacienda de la Paz-$53 million
Hacienda de la Paz is fantastic mansion situated in the city of Rolling Hills in the Los Angeles area. Just like La Villa Contenta, this mansion has also been on and off the market for years now. From the outside, Hacienda de la Paz looks like an attractive Spanish-style ranch, but there is much more than that. The nine bedroom property is five stories underground and one storey above the ground. It features elegant amenities like Moroccan style baths, 25 bathrooms, a hidden library, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and seven acre orchards that produce a wide range of fruits and vegetables.
6. La Villa Contenta-$53.8 million
La Villa Contenta is a significant residential compound that has been on and off the market for years now. The mansion is located in the prime Malibu location featuring exquisitely landscaped gardens overlooking the clear views of the Pacific Ocean. Set on approx. 6.3 acres, it features a grand main house consisting of 10 bedrooms and 14 bathrooms, additional structure of offices, extravagant guest house and beautiful indoor pool. With the quality of construction, finest architectural integrity and imported designer details, the mansion is for those who demand both private and ultra luxurious living.
5. 901 North Alpine Drive-$72 million
This high-end mansion was built by Albert Elkouby, the man who makes his living dressing celebrities. This multi-million house first came on the market back in 2012. The 28,000 square foot gated residence sits on 1.5 acres. It features a 3,000 square foot ballroom with 11 bedrooms, a dance floor, a library and gym, space for 200 guests to sit down, a lounge with a cocktail bar, commercial grade elevator, 30 feet ceilings and more. There is also a spacious room for guests to park as well as a 50 car outdoor parking space and 16 car underground garage.
4. 172 BLISS CANYON ROAD-$78 million
The Palladian Masterpiece is a heavily guarded mansion in the little San Gabriel Valley city of Bradbury. This mansion was ranked by Forbes as one of the top 15 expensive house in the United States. Reliable sources show that it took more than eight years to build by consummate craftsmen who gave meticulous attention to every detail. Set on a promontory city and ocean views, it features a 30,000 square feet main house, 2 story Library, Chef’s Kitchen, spectacular infinity-edge Pool, Guesthouse, 15 person Spa, 10 car Garage, 3D Theater, Pool House, Poker Lounge, 2,000 bottle Wine Cellar, 600 ft Entry Drive and more.
3. 1187 Hillcrest Road-$135 million
Referred to as Moorish, this mansion at 1187 Hillcrest Road in Beverly Hills is another expensive mansion for sale in California right now. This property is on the market for $135 million. It was once owned by the late American nightclub comedian and singer Danny Thomas. It was purchased by Gilbert Chagoury, a billionaire business mogul, and friend to Clinton family. The 18,000-square-foot mansion features $3 million worth of fancy rugs and Baccarat chandeliers, in addition to seven bedrooms and ten bathrooms.
2. Palazzo di Amore-$149 million
Palazzo di Amore is one of the most expensive residential complex located in Beverly Hills. This magnificent mansion features a large residential compound that is suited for royalty. Having been on the market for a year now, this lavish mansion is a nice place for anyone who wants to accommodate more than 100 cars in a secure compound. Built on a 25-acre land, the Palazzo di Amore has a guest house, guard house, functioning vineyard, a discotheque, driver’s quarters, a bowling alley and formal gardens.
1. The Playboy Mansion-$200 million
Worth $200 million, Playboy Mansion is one of the most expensive private mansions situated in Holmby Hills, Los Angeles. The Mansion’s 20,000 square feet setting is an ideal place for both large-scale entertaining and ultra-private retreat. It features 29 rooms including a four-bedroom guest house and a wide range of amenities such as a home theater, catering kitchen, separate game house, tennis court, gym and a freeform swimming pool and the notorious “grotto”. The residence is one of the few private mansions in California with a zoo license.