Featured Listings

Michael Bell, 2007

Binocular Glass House


Hudson Valley, NY

$1,950,000

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Inspired by two of the 20th century's most iconic residences—Mies van der Rohe’s Farnsworth House near Plano, IL, and Philip Johnson’s Glass House in New Canaan, CT—the Binocular House is an architectural tour de force.

Designed by Columbia University professor and noted architect Michael Bell as an essay in transparency, the magic of the single-story house is the way it frames and dissolves the views into the surrounding woodlands.The insulated glass wall perimeter provides an indoor-outdoor experience from every room with vistas through the house and across the courtyard from any angle. At night, the precisely

Hugh Newell Jacobsen, Architect

Village of One's Own, 1988

1625 Stocton Road
Meadowbrook, PA

$1,800,000

This elegant, comfortable, light-filled and witty house was custom designed in 1988 by Hugh Newell Jacobsen, named one of Architectural Digest's top 100 architects in January 2014. Influenced by vernacular New England architecture, the residence, known as "Village of One's Own," is really five connected "pavilions," all distinct in style with varying roof lines, contemporary windows and a mix of traditional building materials and details. What they all share is a modern, easy feeling and verdant views of four acres of trees and lawn.

Three white chimneys soar above the roof. Each side of the two-story living room has three dormer skylights in the

Frank Lloyd Wright, Architect

The Louis Penfield House, 1955


Willoughby Hills, OH

$1,700,000

The Louis Penfield House is one of about 100 Usonian homes built nationally by Frank Lloyd Wright. Each design was site-specific to take advantage of the view and terrain. The typical Usonian floor plan included small entryways, narrow passages, large central fireplaces and floor-to-ceiling windows. The designs were also tailored to each individual client, which is why the Penfield House is unique among Wright designs. Louis Penfield was 6’8” tall; the home was designed to accommodate his tall stature.

Privately situated on 18.45 wooded acres with approximately 600 feet of Chagrin River frontage, the house is located across from Lake Metroparks’ Gully Brook Park, which

River Architects

Glassrock House, 2010

20 Old Oaks Road
Cold Spring, NY

$1,600,000

ECOLOGY IS THE ULTIMATE LUXURY. Energy efficient and environmentally designed LEED SILVER Certified home is wonderfully accented by architectural butterfly roof line. Live beautifully capturing the essence of what nature offers with minimal impact on the planet. This homes re-purposing of natural energy and low maintenance construction materials equates to ease of care offering a comfort and luxury not often attainable. A blending of organic and raw finishes reflect quality and strength. Superb attention to minimalist aesthetic melds clean lines for a loft-like feel. A modernist retreat privately nested on 5+acres down a long scenic drive. Enjoy close-by town of Cold Spring for river front

Edward Durell Stone, Architect

The Walter H. Johnson Residence, 1954

3 Dogwood Lane
Darien, CT

$1,600,000

Departing from the Modernist institutional designs that brought Edward Durell Stone international acclaim, the Johnson residence, with it's wood and glass façade and A-frame design, is no less significant than his large-scale public commissions. Stone’s organic blend of glass and wood is a welcome surprise to anyone entering the long, unremarkable driveway off of a cul-de-sac. Located in Darien, Connecticut, the open floor plan of Stone's two-story design adds additional volume to the 2,300 square-foot, four bedroom, two bath residence. Stone's generous use of glass on both levels of the house rarely allows its inhabitants to be disconnected from the 1.1 acre parcel the

Pierre-Louis Martin, Architect

Modern Villa, 1970


near Bordeaux, FR

$1,564,000

This remarkable villa was built in 1970 by the architect Pierre-Louis Martin. Located in a wooded park of one hectare in Médoc, it enjoys the exceptional landscape of prestigious vineyards and seduces thanks to its minimalist design and its materials : flat roof overhanging, glass façades erasing any boundary between interior and exterior, raw concrete. Covering a surface of 3068 square ft., this single storey house articulates its volumes around a large swimming pool with terrace. It offers beautiful reception rooms: entry, large living room with patio, fireplace and dining room overlooking the pool. The office, the master suite and the bedrooms, separated from the rest of the house by a

St. Croix Dome, 1964-1966

47 Estate Grange
Christiansted, VI

$1,499,000

Built between 1964 and 1966, the dome is a one-of-a-kind monolithic dome - a single piece seamless structure. The Dome's shell is composed of steel reinforced concrete. The St Croix Dome is highly energy efficient, disaster resistant, cost effective, relatively low maintenance and attractive.

Set atop a private one acre hill, this private home has been recently transformed into a modern and spacious five-bedroom, four-bath home with 180 degree views of the aqua Caribbean and the rolling green hills of St. Croix’s undeveloped pasture lands. The over 4,500 total square feet of living area is accented by a 24 foot central dome skylight that allows for beautiful natural

Over Eight Acres

Belmont, Queen of Castries

Lastic Hill
Castries, Saint Lucia, W.I

$1,495,000

A Rare 19th century Creole great house standing on 8-1/2 acres in St Lucia. This stately and gracious Island residence is set within a lush and vibrant park-like nature preserve overlooking Castries Harbor. Impeccably restored and maintained as the winter residence of a well-known Academy Award winning writer, the property today affords an opportunity to live and share the romantic genteel hospitality of early island living. This is not for those looking for the typical faux island tourist "luxury" amenities, but rather offers the priceless appeal of a private park and residence in the context of the authentic culture of the Island. There are outbuildings. Cocktails are served on

Bernoudy-Designed Residence

9255 Clayton Road
Ladue, MO

$1,350,000

Centrally Located on a private park-like,1.81 acre lot in the heart of Ladue is this special mid-century modern Bernoudy-designed home. This home has all of the latest entertainment systems & Bernoudy's signature design touches: vaulted ceilings, brick fireplaces, expansive patios, large walls of windows & special architectural elements.The Living Room is open to the Dining Room & has French doors that lead to terraces- great for entertaining. The kitchen has been completely remodeled with European-styled cabinets, quartz countertops, high-end stainless steel appliances & bamboo flooring. The master suite is private, features a brick fireplace, an abundance of closets