Our Search for the Ultimate Living Room/Great Room.
Browse our 12 finalists, and vote for your favorite. You could win a Kindle Fire.
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1 — $78,800,000 Bradbury, California
Bob Hurwitz, Hurwitz-James Company
The Bradbury Estate features French limestone flooring, 40-foot vaulted ceilings, 6 large fireplaces and domes with hand-painted frescos.
2 — $18,000,000 Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
James LeBlanc & Scott Piercy, Sotheby’s International Realty Canada
Mille Fleurs’ great room opens to the 2nd floor, has a 17th century French fireplace, an Arte de Mexico chandelier and reclaimed American elm.
3 — $12,700,000 Deer Valley, Utah
Dena Fleming, Prudential Utah Real Estate
As you traverse the grand staircase to the main level, this great room will amaze with its massive stone fireplace and huge beams and trusses.
4 — $10,900,000 Sarasota, Florida
Mel Goldsmith & Jan Goldsmith, Michael Saunders & Company
Walls of glass and a dramatic open plan accentuate the beachfront placement, along with a modern French motif and Polynesian touches.
5 — $6,950,000 San Antonio, Texas
Jason Glast, Keller Williams Realty
Two-story room in historic Eldon Manor boasts an 18th century chandelier replicated from an Italian opera house, and a massive limestone fireplace.
6 — $6,900,000 Camarillo, California
Janet Caminite, Sotheby’s International Realty
Stunning gated estate in the hills of Camarillo with professional recording studio, hair/nail salon, incredible views, elaborate detail and expansive motor court.
7 — $5,950,000 Boca Raton, Florida
Scot Karp, Premier Estate Properties
Encompassing a spacious gathering area and music alcove with a baby grand piano, this ocean-view corner living room flows to two balconies.
8 — $5,950,000 Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Pam Vanatta, Prudential Steamboat Realty
Towering ceilings, a giant fireplace and a contemporary design create perspective and complement epic windows overlooking the 10th fairway.
9 — $5,900,000 Stuart, Florida
Blaine “Doc” Ellingson, Sotheby’s International Realty
Air-Water-Space is a feng shui-oriented home; its living room has a 23-foot coffered ceiling, 11-foot custom mahogany doors and windowed walls.
10 — $3,200,000 Orlando, Florida
Judy Black, Main Street Realty International
Activities flow seamlessly from the grand entry, kitchen, bar and covered pool lanai into this room, with high ceilings and lake views.
11 — $2,399,000 Carefree, Arizona
Frank Aazami, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty
As seen on HGTV, outdoor and indoor living areas provide unobstructed views of the valley from 4 Peaks in the east to White Tanks in the west.
12 — $2,298,000 Upper Saddle River, New Jersey
Marge Behr, RE/MAX Elite Associates
This two-story great room has a limestone fireplace, wall of windows and and a doorway leading to an all-season room and the backyard.