Rancho Santa Fe, California.
Built to the most exacting standards and exemplifying graceful design, this singular estate comprises a 16,000-square-foot main residence of seven bedrooms, a resort club, two guest houses affording 10 additional bedrooms, and a gymnasium, all complemented by romantic classical gardens.The nearly 38-acre grounds are graced with modern interpretations of Monet's famed gardens. Beds of lilies and peaceful ponds and waterfalls, home to colorful Koi fish, set a serene backdrop for the flourishing flora. A family barbecue area, quiet meditation space, fire pit, and reading room are nestled in the greenery, affording incomparable tranquility and inspiration. Tennis, basketball, and badminton courts, as well as grassy fields ideal for other recreational pursuits, also enhance the grounds. Floor-to-ceiling hand-carved windows in the living area frame the lush surroundings, while gleaming marble floors reflect the abundant natural light. Wooden gates lead to the villa, which is ensconced in a gated community with 24-hour security. An entry motor court accommodates 13 guest vehicles, and the family garages house another 14 automobiles.