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In building a dwelling, everyone has a different level of satisfaction. There are some people who have unlimited budgets who want the best housing and make it one of the most expensive houses in the world. Living in an expensive house can provide its own satisfaction for everyone. So that you can find out the most expensive house in the world, this article will discuss:
- Buckingham Palace, London, England (Rp 3 trillion)
- Antilla, Mumbai, India (Rp 2.4 trillion)
- Villa Leopolda, Côte D’Azur, France (Rp1.1 trillion)
- Villa Les Cedres, French Riviera (Rp 900 billion)
- Four Fairfield Pond, Sagaponack, New York (Rp 900 billion)
- Ellison Estate, Woodside, California (Rp800 billion)
- Taohuayuan, Suzhou, China (Rp 200 billion)
- Alshad Ahmad’s house, Bandung, Indonesia (Rp 300 billion)
- Herne Bay House, New Zealand, Australia (Rp72 billion)
- Xanadu 2.0, Medina, United States (Rp1.8 trillion)
- Le Palais Vénitien, France (Rp 2 trillion)
- Villa Theoule Sur Mer, Cannes, France (Rp 1.5 trillion)
Buckingham Palace is the special residence of the British royal family. (Photo: Lonely Planet)
Buckingham Palace, located in London, England, is one of the most expensive houses in the world inhabited by The Queen of England. The house, which is believed to have a selling value of up to Rp. 3 trillion, is very spacious like a palace. This magnificent house also has 775 bedrooms, 78 bathrooms, 92 offices and hundreds of staff rooms. Buckingham Palace is also open for tourists and visits, you only need to pay an entrance ticket of 60 pounds or around Rp. 1,200,000 rupiah per visit.
Antilia is one of the grandest residential houses in India. (Photo: MensXP)
Antilia is one of the most expensive houses in the world owned by Mukesh Ambani, the richest businessman in India. This luxury house does not look like a house in general because it was built like a tower in the middle of a busy city in India. This luxury house was designed by Perkins and Will and for its construction, Mukesh entrusted a contracting company called Leighton Holdings.
Villa Leopolda is one of the most expensive houses in the world which has changed hands several times until finally being inhabited by a person named Lily Safra since 1987. This magnificent residence is built on 50 hectares of land, which includes a large greenhouse, a swimming pool international standard sized swimming pool to helicopter field. Until now, the building value of Villa Leopolda is estimated to reach a price of IDR 1.1 trillion.
Villa Les Cedres is one of the most expensive houses in the world which was originally built for the King of Belgium in 1830. This luxurious house which has an area of 18 thousand square meters is equipped with 14 bedrooms, a swimming pool with a very luxurious Olympic standard to a giant library. which contains a lot of historical books. The price of Villa Les Cedres is currently estimated to reach IDR 900 billion.
Because of its size, Four Fairfield Pond requires as many as 600 household assistants. (Photo: Loveworld)
Four Fairfield Pond is one of the most expensive houses in the world with a price range of Rp. 900 billion which is located in the city of Sagaponack, New York. This residence, which was built on a 63 hectare land, has its own power plant, so there is no need to be afraid if there is damage to the local substation. To keep this house looking clean and well-maintained, Ira Renner as the owner of the house needs at least 600 household assistants.
Ellison Estate has a very beautiful back view of the house. (Photo: Business – Insider)
Ellison Estate is the most expensive house in the world built on 23 hectares of land and is estimated to have a value of up to IDR 800 billion. This residence owned by Larry Ellison has 10 main buildings, a large koi fish pond to a large room specially made for drinking tea.
7. Taohuayuan, Suzhou, China (Rp 200 billion)
Taohuayuan has a very beautiful fish pond. (Photo: Global Mansion)
There is a world’s most expensive house located in China which has the name Taohuayuan or can be interpreted as “land of utopia”. This magnificent house is built on a private island located in the Suzhou district. The uniqueness of this stately home is that it has an artificial lake shrouded in artificial fog. Not only that, there are also 32 bedrooms that can be filled by families and guests.
8. Alshad Ahmad’s house, (Rp 300 billion)
Alshad Ahmad’s house has a very beautiful luxurious design. (Photo: Coil)
Raffi Ahmad is one of the richest artists in Indonesia. Did you know that Raffi Ahmad has a cousin named Alshad Ahmad? Alshad Kautsar Ahmad owns a magnificent house in the city of Bandung, Indonesia. This house, which is estimated to reach a price of Rp. 300 billion, looks very majestic like a palace. One of its uniqueness is that inside this house there is a private zoo that contains a variety of wild animals, one of which is a tiger.
9. Herne Bay House, New Zealand, Australia (Rp72 billion)
Herne Bay House is one of the most expensive houses in the world which is priced at around IDR 72 billion. The house, which is located on the beach, New Zealand, Australia, managed to attract the Sultan of Brunei to buy it. Homeowners can easily use a kayak directly from the dock at the back of the house. The appearance of the house wrapped in a modern minimalist architectural design also has a special home theater room that can be enjoyed to watch movies with the family.
Bill Gates is one of the richest people in the world and owns the most expensive residence in the world called Xanadu 2.0. This residence, which is located in the Medina area, United States, was first built in 1988 and consumed 500 Douglas Fir trees. This luxurious house is also built on an area of 66 thousand square meters which is surrounded by dense trees to make the atmosphere of the house still shady in the summer.
Le Palais Vénitien is one of the most expensive houses in the world built following the Mediterranean style. This luxury house was built on an area of 6 hectares with a building area of 32 thousand square meters. This house is also surrounded by a river that flows very beautifully and gives a cool atmosphere to the house.
Villa Theoule Sur Mer is the most expensive house in the world built in the city of Cannes, France which is known as one of the cities with the most beautiful views in the world. Inside there is a swimming pool with an exotic view, so anyone can see around the house easily. There is also direct access that connects this house with a private beach so that residents of the house can enjoy and sunbathe on the beach easily.
Those are the 12 most expensive houses in the world, each of which has its own distinctive design. If you are interested in the design of this expensive house, you can also apply it in your own home.