Earlier this month Sydney's house prices topped out at $AU50 million - Altona, a Point Piper harbour front mansion - In the US however, a house has just gone on the market with an asking price of $AU195 Million.
Copper Beech Farm - named for the Copper Beech trees, not a US misspell - is set on 20 hectares/50 acres of manicured (subdividable) lushness, it boasts 12 bedrooms - excluding separate staff quarters - 9 bathrooms, standout views across Long Island Sound, two islands, private beach, grassed tennis court, 25-metre swimming pool, a proper geenhouse, gatehouse and stone carriage house.
The Neo-French Renaissance manor house isn't why the asking price is so high, nor it's history, Copper Beech Farm is a breezy 45 minute drive - as if you'd drive - to New York City. What's that sound real-estate agent keep making? "Location, location, location." :: Read the full article »»»»