Everyone wants to own a home which has a lot of space to spread out and live comfortably. For common people, a few thousand sq. ft. is huge. But for the riches, it’s not the case. Their homes normally exceed 10000 sq. ft. with large number of bathrooms, bedrooms, and extra rooms. But there are some ultra-wealthy biggies who are still not happy with this extra space. They acquire around 50, 60, 70 and even 100,000 sq. ft. of living space. Have a look on the biggest residential houses in the world.
Owned by John Paulson, Hedge fund manager, this home was bought from Bandar bin Sultan, a Saudi Prince for just $49 million. This 95-acre property is located in Aspen, Colorado which was listed at $135 million in the year 2012. This house is larger than White House and has 27 bathrooms and 15 bedrooms. Some of the major highlights are sculpture gardens, reflection pools fishing ponds, gas pumps, car wash, and mechanic shop.
Owned by Aaron and Candy Spelling, this dream house is located in Los Angeles, CA. The home features 7 bedrooms and it is well known for its huge double staircase which was designed to mimic the staircase in the film “Gone with the Wild”.
This 60000 sq. ft. mansion was owned by Donald Trump in 2004. He used this house in The Apprentice third season for Kendra Todd, as a challenge. He sold the property to a Russian billionaire, Dmitry Rybolovlev, for $95 million.
The wealthiest man in the US and the founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates is the proud owner of this lavish mansion. It’s really a massive and tech-friendly home. It is also an eco-friendly dream abode. It uses overhead tree canopies for cooling.
A lot of mansions are designed to be huge. But this mansion is designed to be indestructible. Located in Missouri, this mysterious mansion is owned by engineer and entrepreneur, Steve Huff. It can withstand almost all natural and manmade disasters.
Palm Beach, Florida is known to house some of the biggies in the US. It is the only largest home in this county and owned by Matrix Essentials co-founder, Miller. This home is merely used as a living area for him along with the purpose of hosting concerts and charity balls.
It has finally achieved the presence for being the largest house in the US. It has managed to sit for $75 million in the market and the owners restarted the construction in the year 2013. It features an 8000 sq. ft. master suite, 2 movie theatres, 15 bedrooms, 30 bathrooms, 6 pools, 11 kitchens, and underground garage that can host 30 cars.
Owned by an American investor, Ira Rennert, Fairfield Pond includes 39 bathrooms and 29 bedrooms. It is loaded with a bowling alley, basketball court, dining room, 2 squash courts, 2 tennis courts and hot tub.
This 27-story skyscraper is owned by Mukesh Ambani, the owner of Reliance Industries. This custom home has 6 stories of parking lots, and the living area starts with a lobby which includes various lounges and nine elevators.
Owned by Hassanal Bolkiah, the Sultan of Brunei, the residence features 257 bathrooms and 1788 rooms. It contains 110-car garage, 5 swimming pools, and banquet hall, AC stable for over 200 polo horses, and mosque which is capable to accommodate 1500 people.