Villa Firenze Is One Of The World’s Most Expensive Homes Up For Auction
Real estate doesn’t get much more opulent than this. Beverly Hills mansion Villa Firenze has just been put on the market for a whopping $160 million. This makes it one of the most expensive homes up for auction in the world.
Located in the prestigious Beverly Park – home to the likes of Sylvester Stallone, Mark Wahlberg and, Denzel Washington – this Meddertarian mansion features 13 bedrooms, 17 full bathrooms, and 8 half bathrooms spread across 20,000 square feet of living space.
Owned by aircraft leasing billionaire Steven F. Udvar-Hazy, who built the house in the late 90s, Villa Firenze is an authentic Italian villa in the heart of California.
Sitting on nine acres, Villa Firenze consists of the main house and three guest cottages. Entry is via a guarded gate with a private road leading to the extravagant home. There’s enough room to park 30 cars out front, with Canary Island palms dominating the front garden.
Stepping inside is like being transported to ancient Italy. Marble floors, tall columns, and vaulted ceilings dominate the arachitecture. There are a number of fireplaces throughout the home, with the main bedroom coming with multiple walk-in robes and a dressing room. The living areas are spacious and feature Italian design and decor. Along with the usual living spaces this incredible property includes a home gym, video game room, craft room, five home offices, and staff quarters.
Outside is just as spectacular. There’s a resort-style pool with a jacuzzi, pool house with cabana kitchen, sports field, tennis court, basketball court, a fenced dog run, and a six-car garage. The formal gardens cover four acres of manicured lawn and include a massive fountain. The home is under 24/7 surveillance with security only a phone call away.
Bidding on Villa Firenze begins on January 26 and will take place over eight days. For more details on the sale visit Concierge Auctions.