For decades, Palm Beach has been the resort community of choice for the social elite. Pristine sugar sand beaches, exclusive clubs, significant estates, designer shopping, and Michelin-quality dining define the opulent lifestyle that many Palm Beach residents enjoy. One of the finest qualities of this affluent island is its breathtaking architecture, with heavy influence from prominent architects such as Addison Mizner, Maurice Fatio, Marion Sims Wyeth, and John Volk. Some of the world’s most renowned architectural styles, such as Mediterranean Revival and Tropical Georgian, emerged from these talented architects. Explore some of the most spectacular homes for sale in Palm Beach, equipped with unbelievable amenities, beautiful design features, and impressive square footage. Plus, due to the unique landscape of Palm Beach, nearly all homes in the city are just steps from either the ocean shore or the sparkling Intracoastal Waterway.
Elegant Palm Beach Mediterranean Along the Water
6 Bedrooms | 8.1 Bathrooms | 8,148 Square Feet
Address: 560 Island Drive | Listed By: Jim McCann & Associates
Beautifully conceived in the signature Palm Beach Mediterranean style, this magnificent residence is situated on a waterfront lot overlooking a peaceful lagoon with a golf course beyond. The property is meticulously landscaped with immaculate privacy hedges and majestic palms, providing shade and enhancing the area’s natural beauty. Guests arrive at a circular brick paver motor court and proceed past cast stone columns. They are welcomed through wrought iron doors into a dramatic foyer with limestone tile flooring. Just beyond the foyer lies an opulent two-story living room with a wall of windows looking out over the resort-style pool with a raised deck spa.
Mizner-Era Architectural Gem
6 Bedrooms | 7.3 Bathrooms | 9,714 Square Feet
Tucked behind privacy hedges just steps from the beach, this 1928 architectural gem features a myriad of quintessential Mizner-era touches, such as a romantic formal entry courtyard with painted tile steps and multiple fountains, an immense second-floor living room with original Cuban tile, and a dramatic painted tile and wood staircase leading to the master suite. With surprising details at every turn, this estate is truly a work of art, both inside and out. The residence is accompanied by a generous pool pavilion complete with a wet bar, a powder room, a gas-heated pool, an outdoor shower, and an expansive lawn.
Historic European-Style Residence
8 Bedrooms | 9.3 Bathrooms | 10,125 Square Feet
Address: 220 Via Bellaria | Listed By: Jim McCann & Associates
Beautifully conceived by famed Swiss architect Maurice Fatio in 1932 and recently landmarked, this European-style two-story residence combines elegantly detailed yet warm formal areas with comfortable and casual spaces. Notable features include original Spanish tile, terrazzo floors, and restored hardwood flooring. High ceilings and crown moldings accentuate the grandeur and scale of rooms on both the lower and upper level. Admire the sparkling pool from under the covered loggia with a gorgeous hand-painted wall mural or from within the elegant family room lined with a wall of arched windows. The large pool and plethora of gathering areas set the tone for easy entertaining, both inside and out.
Elegant Estate With Dreamy Courtyard
5 Bedrooms | 5.2 Bathrooms | 8,148 Square Feet
Address: 217 Via Tortuga | Listed By: Jim McCann & Associates
This breathtaking European-inspired two-story residence effortlessly combines elegant charm with comfortable, casual spaces. A grand foyer with a dramatic marble and wrought iron circular staircase leads to a formal living room with a soaring tray ceiling and a cast stone fireplace. The gourmet chef’s kitchen connects to a family room with six sets of French doors offering beautiful views of the heated pool with a fountain and spectacular garden landscape all around. The airy courtyard serves as the heart of the residence, featuring several conversation areas for entertaining or dining alfresco. Complete with a sitting room, sumptuous closets, and a marble bath, the extravagant master suite is secluded downstairs, while three bedroom suites, two with balcony views, comprise the upstairs level.
Masterfully Renovated Residence Built in 1928
6 Bedrooms | 6.2 Bathrooms | 7,472 Square Feet
Address: 240 Jungle Road | Listed By: Jim McCann & Associates
Beautifully conceived by Swiss master architect, Maurice Fatio, in 1928, this remarkable residence was landmarked in 2012. It was twice renovated and now encompasses over 7,400 total square feet. Original Spanish tile flooring that unifies much of the residence has been lovingly preserved over the years. Much of the living space in this historic residence focuses on the exterior, which has a south-facing covered loggia, a wet bar, multiple areas for lounging, a sparkling pool, mature trees, and lush landscaping all around.
Brand New Contemporary Masterpiece
5 Bedrooms | 5.1 Bathrooms | 5,187 Square Feet
Address: 152 Dolphin Road | Listed By: Jim McCann & Associates
This brand new contemporary residence is a remarkable sight to see, featuring clean lines, sophisticated detail, and designer finishes throughout. Finished in 2017, the five-bedroom estate was conceived by Lebarge & Menard Architects, built by Beacon Construction, decorated by H-Interior Design, and landscaped by Neviera Williams. Notable elements include the curved white-washed oak staircase with lighted railings, the horizontal living room fireplace, vaulted ceilings, herringbone-pattern washed oak floors and more. The result is a light, fluid and refreshingly simple look throughout. The intelligent floor plan invites indoor and outdoor living, and sliding glass and transparent French doors connect the interior living spaces with relaxing poolside lounge areas.
Traditional Residence With Colorful Details
6 Bedrooms | 6.1 Bathrooms | 5,460 Square Feet
Address: 137 Dunbar Road | Listed By: Jim McCann & Associates
Travel along a long paved iron-gated entry drive to encounter this architectural masterpiece hedged and walled for privacy. The main traditional Palm Beach residence is accompanied by a single-story guest house, both of which surround a courtyard-like environ with a covered loggia, a heated resort-style pool, and a spa. The main residence features both formal spaces and more playful and comfortable rooms, such as the “Venetian room” with hand-painted murals, a multi-beam ceiling, white marble floor tiles, and French doors leading to the courtyard. Every major room is designed to lead outside, connecting indoor and outdoor living.
Relatively New Property in the Heart of Palm Beach
3 Bedrooms | 4.1 Bathrooms | 4,126 Square Feet
Address: 308 Cocoanut Row | Listed By: Jim McCann & Associates
This stunning two-story residence is situated along Cocoanut Row near the very heart of Palm Beach. The estate was recently created by Wittmann Building with extraordinary quality, fine finishings and detail, and the security of concrete construction. Guests enter the home through a louver-like front door into a soaring two-story foyer offering views through the living room to the loggia and pool beyond. The living room features a cast stone gas fireplace, extensive windows, and French doors opening to the pool area. The luxurious master suite also opens to a sun terrace with serene landscaping and pool views.
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