$ 7 250 000 Malibu, United States
Commanding masterwork of architect D.Monti, this modern tour de force, discretely benched onto a private, lushly landscaped, cliff-side pad on the most desirable stretch of Malibu Rd, providing city-to-ocean views. Impressive, semi-private drive leads to motor ct & secured entry through massive iron portico, dominated w/shimmering vistas of the Pacific from every rm. Perfectly scaled sunlit public spaces: great rm, din rm, center island kit w/every bell & whistle imaginable - all opening to generous patios, outdoor kit, din & liv areas, sharing the panorama of the Queens Necklace & beyond. Extensive use of stone, concrete, wood & organic finishes encompasses 4 bd, 4.5 ba, including master w/soaring ceilings, luxe spa-quality bath, outdoor sitting rm & ocean vistas. Enormous lot, above Malibu Rd insulates the pty from any further development. All this w/beach access a stone's throw from your front door. A sophisticated home, rebuilt in 2013, w/uncommon attention to detail.