28 February 2021

8,000 Square Foot Mediterranean-Inspired Mansion In Washington, DC (FLOOR PLANS)


Fashioned after a fine villa on the Mediterranean coast, 2005 48th Street NW is located on a 6,500+ square foot lot in DC's prestigious Foxhall neighborhood. Built in 2014, the finely maintained four-story residence shows like a new build, with an interior that is flooded with natural light and rich in wood flooring and custom stone and metal finishes throughout.

11,000 Square Foot French Country-Style New Build In McLean, VA


Located less than 10 miles west of the nation's capital, 1418 Kirby Road is a newly built French Country-style mansion in McLean, VA. With a brick and stone exterior, the stately home sits on a heavily wooded 1.38 acre lot that is afforded a tremendous amount of natural privacy from the main road.

27 February 2021

The American Home: Modern Stucco and Wood Home In Meridian, ID


Clad in stucco, stained wood, and stone, this modern home at 7080 N Spurwing Way was designed by architect Trey Hoff and was built in 2018. It is sited on just over an acre land perched above a ravine and boasts sweeping views of the renowned Spurwing golf course. The Meridian, ID home has an open interior that is rich in volume and shows twice its actual size. The expanses of glass offer picturesque views of the grounds and sliding glass doors seamlessly marry indoor and outdoor living spaces.

26 February 2021

21,000 Square Foot Contemporary-Style Mega Mansion In Houston, TX


9030 Sandringham Drive is a spectacular contemporary-style mega mansion in Houston, TX that was designed by Sullivan, Henry, Oggero, & Associates. It was built in 2008 and is situated on over two acres of park-like land. Artists, entertainers, and sports lovers alike will appreciate the broad range of taste that this super-sized residence offers.

25 February 2021

WORTH A MENTION: Top-10 Mansions | Houston, TX Metro


There are 750 luxurious homes on the website and 80 of them are located in Texas and half of those are in Houston and its affluent suburbs. Please enjoy this Top-10 list that was personally compiled by The American Man$ion's creator and content manager. (P.S. The cover mansion above is not included!)

24 February 2021

11,000 Square Foot French-Inspired Stone Mansion In Burr Ridge, IL (FLOOR PLANS)


Live like royalty in one of Illinois's wealthiest communities. Located about 20 miles southwest of the Windy City, this French Provincial-inspired stone mansion at 68 Cabernet Court in Burr Ridge, IL was built in 2019 and is sited on just over an acre of land. With expert craftsmanship rivaling the finest museums, this stately residence boasts main and lower level heated stone flooring and resort-style amenities throughout that will surely satisfy the most discerning host and entertainer.

23 February 2021

10,000 Square Foot Mediterranean-Inspired Mansion In Spring, TX


Situated at the heart of a cul-de-sac, the stucco and stone mansion at 34 Damask Rose Way in Spring, TX (The Woodlands) was built in 2007 and is situated on 1.37 acres of land overlooking 12th hole of the award-winning Carlton Woods Jack Nicklaus golf course. Boasting an open floor plan, superior craftsmanship can been seen throughout from the rich millwork to the groin vault ceilings; no architectural detail has been overlooked!

21 February 2021

11,000 Square Foot Stucco and Stone Mansion In Atherton, CA


Located in the heart of America's most expensive zip code, the stucco and stone mansion at 7 Faxon Forest in Atherton, CA was built in 2008 by Pacific Peninsula Group and is sited on just over an acre of meticulously maintained land and hidden behind towering mature trees. The private oasis is conveniently located minutes from VC and tech communities as well as international airports.

20 February 2021

20,000 Square Foot Modernized Historical Mega Mansion In Glencoe, IL


Designed by William Pereira, this stately stone mega mansion at 443 Sheridan Road in Glencoe, IL was once the former home of Pabst Brewing Company president and chairman Harris Perlstein. The iconic property was built in 1936 is situated on 2.39 finely manicured acres of land on Chicago's North Shore. After a three-year, head-to-toe renovation, the historic Georgian-style residence now boasts a modern floor plan suited for both large-scale gatherings and casual family gatherings.

19 February 2021

The American Home: Stucco and Stone Lakefront Home In Eagle, ID


Located in the Laguna Pointe enclave, this stucco and stone home at 363 E Riversedge Drive in Eagle, ID was built in 2017 and is situated on just over an acre land with direct access to the sandy beach and a private 43 acre lake. The well-appointed residence boasts an open floor plan that surely complements easy day-to-day living, while also being more than suited for entertaining from the outside in.

18 February 2021

PROFESSIONAL'S SHOWCASE: DesRosiers Architects | Bloomfield Hills, MI


A third generation architect, Louis DesRosiers founded his award-winning architectural firm in 1974 in Bloomfield Hills, MI, establishing it as a leader in both traditional and contemporary design. For over 35 years, DesRosiers Architects has specialized in custom residential, institutional, and commercial design.

17 February 2021

The American Home: The "Citrus Manor" In Mesa, AZ


Located about 25 minutes east of Phoenix, AZ and sited on just under an acre of heavily wooded land, this humble oasis pays homage to the Old World charm of European-inspired architectural design. Built in 1998 and refreshed in recent years, this stucco-clad home is located in a gated enclave and is replete with an endless list of luxuries that will satisfy the most discerning tastes.

16 February 2021

19,000 Square Foot European-Inspired Mansion In Los Angeles, CA


This European-style mansion in the Holmby Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA was built in 2017 and is situated on 1.54 acres of land. And the breathtaking stucco and stone residence with modern flair is in good company as it is surrounded by noted mega mansions such as Three Hundred Thirty, the infamous Playboy Mansion, and the 56,500 square foot former Spelling Manor. Along with its guest house, 10350 Wyton Drive boasts a combined 19,900 square feet of living space.

15 February 2021

45,000 Square Foot Stucco and Stone Mega Mansion In Parker, CO


Located about 40 miles outside of the mile-high city of Denver, is quite possibly one of the area's best real estate investments. Past a gated entrance and down a private driveway is this breathtaking equestrian estate known as Serenity Ridge that was originally built as a family/corporate retreat and listed for $18 million in 2015.

14 February 2021

15,000 Square Foot French Provincial-Inspired Mansion In Metairie, LA


This French Provincial-inspired mansion at 201 Northline Street in Metairie, LA was built in 2014 and sited on a half acre corner lot. Fashioned after a stately stone manor, the imposing residence is replete with countless top-of-the-line amenities throughout its spacious floor plan; from custom millwork that caps the walls to the heated marble floors, no expense was spared in bringing the exquisite craftsmanship of old Europe to culture-rich New Orleans.

13 February 2021

Let's Discuss: Is 5,000 Square Feet A Mansion?


Can you classify a home that is 5,000 square feet to be a mansion? In my humble and professional opinion, absolutely not! To be quite honest, on the streets and in the realtor's boardroom, the word "mansion" has been thrown around far too many times for comfort. When you think of your typical modern mansion, what comes to mind is a stately abode that is well constructed from the outside in. Its exterior alone casts a shadow of opulence and makes a bold statement.

8,000 Square Foot Mediterranean-Style Stucco Mansion In Miami, FL


Inspired by a Mediterranean villa, the mansion at 13000 SW 63rd Avenue was built in 2015 and is sited on just under an acre of land in Miami, FL. The smart house-driven residence boasts classic architectural design and is replete with the finest modern finishes and details throughout.

12 February 2021

9,000 Square Foot French-Inspired Stone Mansion In Rockwall, TX


Wrapped in Texas limestone, the French-inspired mansion at 1252 Wales Drive was built in 2014 and is situated on just over two acres of land in a guard-gated enclave in sought-after Rockwall. The stately abode showcases exquisite craftsmanship from the outside in. Its timeless appeal plays well from the exterior's bold curb appeal to the gracious interior that is more than fit for the consummate host.

10 February 2021

19,000 Square Foot Mediterranean-Inspired Mansion In Los Angeles, CA


Located on one of the most coveted streets in Los Angeles that is home to notable mega mansions like 330, 271, The Manor, and Playboy Mansion, the Mediterranean-inspired residence at 545 S Mapleton Drive was built in 2001 and is situated on 1.3 acres of flat park-like land. Known as "The Mapleton Villa", the idyllic mansion was conceived by architect Robert Sinclair and interior designer Mark Boone and is a sensational product of unbridled beauty, uncompromising craftsmanship, and rivaling scale.

09 February 2021

8,000 Square Foot Contemporary-Style Mansion In Scottsdale, AZ


9401 E Aw Tillinghast Road is a contemporary architectural masterpiece in Scottsdale's Desert Mountain. Sited on just over 10 acres of land and built in 2012 using a steel frame wall system, the hilltop stucco and stone home is stable and perfectly positioned to take in the vast vistas outside of it's expansive floor-to-ceiling window walls. The finest intercontinental finishes can be found throughout and complement the open and airy floor plan that is expertly tailored for day-to-day living.

08 February 2021

15,000 Square Foot European-Inspired Stone Mansion In St. Louis, MO (FLOOR PLANS)


Designed by Dick Busch Architects and built in 2007, 9847 Litzsinger Road is a mansion that was inspired by the valley castles of 18th century France. An entertainer's dream home, it is award-winning and has been featured in many publications. The stately stone residence is situated on 3.4 acres of land in St. Louis, MO and features approximately 15,800 square feet of living space.

07 February 2021

11,000 Square Foot European-Inspired Brick Mansion In Duluth, GA


This William Harrison-designed brick mansion at 405 Old Homestead Trail is located in Duluth's most exclusive gated communities. It was built in 2011 and is situated on just under 2.5 acres of land. The interior boasts a bevy of fine finishes throughout, including French limestone, stainless steel, quartzite, and rich wood; what you'd expect from a European-inspired design.

06 February 2021

11,000 Square Foot Contemporary-Style Mansion In Henderson, NV


Built in 2015 and sited on just under an acre of land, 1353 Dilevante Drive is a private oasis located in Henderson, NV that boasts views of the neighboring golf course and the not-so-distant mountains and Vegas strip. A seamless fusion of both contemporary and Mediterranean styles, this stucco mansion features an open floor plan with a bevy of sliding glass doors that effortlessly marry indoor and outdoor living spaces. The finishes are modern and cutting-edge with spaces that are airy and comfortable; exactly what you would expect to complement the Vegas lifestyle.

05 February 2021

16,000 Square Foot Mediterranean-Style Mansion In Paradise Valley, AZ


Nestled on Mummy Mountain and touted as one of Paradise Valley's most thoughtfully designed residences, 7017 N Invergordon Road, was built in 2011 and is situated on 2.53 acres of land with sweeping views of the valley, mountains, and city lights. A true representation of timeless architecture, the stucco and stone-accented Mediterranean-inspired mansion is impeccably appointed and replete with sophisticated finishes and unrivaled details throughout.

04 February 2021

8,000 Square Foot Waterfront French Country Mansion In Tulsa, OK


Overlooking a pond with fountains, this French Country-inspired mansion at 4211 E 97th Street shows like a private resort on just under an acre of land in Tulsa, OK. Built in 1987, the stucco and stone residence was completely updated in 2020 with no expense spared. A builder's personal custom home, it is now replete with wall-to-wall custom and high-end finishes.

03 February 2021

15,000 Square Foot Colonial-Style Stone Mansion In McLean, VA (FLOOR PLANS)


Located just 20 minutes from downtown DC, this stately stone mansion at 8548 Georgetown Pike in McLean, VA was built 2003 and completely re-imagined in 2012 by one of the area's premier builders. The Colonial-style residence is sited on 3.92 acres of land and backs to the 800-acre Great Falls Park. Its grounds are secure with privacy and tranquility that are simply unmatched and with three buildings on the property, the possibilities are endless.

02 February 2021

13,000 Square Foot European-Inspired Stucco and Stone Mansion In Armonk, NY


Inspired by the fine manors of Europe, 14 West Lane is a stucco and stone mansion that was built in 2013 and is sited on nearly eight acres of heavily wooded land in Armonk, NY; it located moments from great shops, dining, and major roadways. Classic in charm yet modern in execution, the stunning residence boasts an array of luxurious amenities that makes for seamless grand scale entertaining or casual day-to-day living.

01 February 2021

The American Home: Tuscan-Style Home In Montecito, CA (FLOOR PLANS)


Originally designed by Sydney Stacy and built in 1930, this stucco and stone home at 848 Pichaco Lane brings a piece the Tuscan countryside to Montecito, CA. It is perched high on 2.19 acres of land and boasts sweeping views of the mountains and ocean. In recent years, the home was re-imagined by Jon Sorrell of Sorrell Design and has been expanded by nearly 3,000 square feet. Smooth tile flooring, exposed wood beam ceilings, and glass accordion doors can be found throughout the spacious layout.