Laguna Niguel, California
Price: $9.5 million
Square feet: 10,000
Description: There's a fantastic view from the terrace of this Tuscany-inspired villa that takes in Santa Catalina Island, some 26 miles across the sea. The outdoor space is wonderfully evocative; it sports an old world courtyard entry, poolside gourmet bar, alfresco living room and outdoor fireplace. A broad, shaded balcony overlooks the pool.
Indoor amenities include: six bedroom suites, a library study, guest wing, movie theater, wine room, entertainer's bar, game lounge, master wing with fireside retreat and exercise studio.
It's all rendered with expert craftsmanship and the finest materials including stucco walls, Spanish,clay-tile roofs and wrought iron fences outdoors.
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