Late author Michael Crichton’s Hawaiian estate is currently on the market for an asking price of $12 million. Known for classics such as “Jurassic Park” and ”Congo,” Crichton’s Kauai, Hawaii, estate is located on more than 1 acre and is just steps from Hanalei Bay. Enjoy breathtaking views from the 3,000-square-foot plantation estate’s spacious porch and interior spaces. Comprised of three contiguous lots for complete privacy, this island sanctuary is rounded out with lovely gardens, citrus trees, a guesthouse and a third building with a three-car garage and a yoga studio. The property is also ready for expansion.
Source: Barbara L. Sloan, Coldwell Banker Bali Hai Realty, Kauai, Hawaii.
Listed for $9.9 million in Jupiter, Fla., PGA tour professional Jesper Parnevik’s home was voted the “Coolest House on Tour” in last year’s Golf Digest tour professional pool. Positioned on an Intracoastal lot, the custom home offers five-star amenities, including a private beach, deepwater dock, luxurious pool, summer kitchen, fitness facility and a spa treatment room. Five guest suites and four family suites provide ample space for family and friends alike. Entertaining is made easy with walk-in wine storage, a custom cherry wood bar, a billiards room and a magnificent home theater. An observation deck completes this luxurious listing.
Source: Peter Erdmann, Lost Tree Realty, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.