Majestic Pacific Heights Manor
From its perch on a prominent corner, this magnificent early-20th-century manor enjoys views of multiple area icons, including the Palace of Fine Arts and the Golden Gate Bridge. The 6,865-square-foot floor plan is replete with enchanting period details and glorious natural light. A grand entryway with a classical pediment and ornamental leaded glass gives way to a welcoming foyer with striking millwork and a gracefully curving stairway that leads to the upper levels—including five bedrooms and a pentroom with access to two rooftop terraces.
Old World Refinement in Houston
This refined 10,818-square-foot villa is surrounded by lush gardens and lawns in Houston’s River Oaks neighborhood. An august entry with columns and decorative ironwork opens to a double-height foyer with marble floors and a straight sightline through a groin-vaulted gallery. An elevator links all levels, which offer four bedrooms, living and dining rooms, a climate-controlled wine vault, a dramatic kitchen with an adjoining family room, a handsome wet bar, and a striking library with floor-to-ceiling bookcases. Inviting loggias and terraces overlook the swimming pool.
Leafy vines envelop the stately main entry to this home, which introduces the classical style found throughout. The foyer is a delightful space with black and white marble flooring, a curving stairway with a delicate iron rail, and other timeless detailing. Meticulously updated, the residence features four bedrooms, a wine room, a billiards room, an office, a family room with a wet bar, and a refreshing pool and terrace surrounded by lush landscaping. The ideal location affords both convenience and prestige.
San Francisco Gem
A gem in San Francisco’s architectural crown, this five-bedroom Georgian residence in Pacific Heights blends Old World craftsmanship with the amenities of luxurious modern living. Just beyond grand panels of custom-etched glass, the elegant foyer features a dramatic staircase and introduces the home’s refined entertaining spaces and comfortable rooms designed for easy day-to-day living. On the uppermost level are a pentroom with glass walls, a private terrace, and a wrap-around balcony with views that sweep across the city to the Bay.