Local Tuscan Style Estate, Contemporary Houston Home, and an Amazing Renaissance Villa in Verona Italy

As our partnership with Luxury Portfolio allows, Intracoastal Realty’s listings are often featured on LuxuryPortfolio.com. We often spotlight outstanding listings around the world and become enamored with the many features, outdoor spaces, and interior design and decor of these lavish properties. This month the properties listed showcase spectacular details and decor in exceptional locations! We hope you enjoy learning more about these three extraordinary homes.

Luxury, elegance and privacy abound the moment you step inside this exquisite waterfront home. Captured from every area of this extraordinary residence, the sweeping water views of the ICW, Figure 8, Wrightsville Beach and the Atlantic are indescribable. Create memorable meals in your gourmet Kitchen with natural gas cooktop paired with fine wine from your 400+ bottle wine cellar while guests gather near the wet bar.

Guest Wing includes four spacious bedrooms and four baths. Living spaces spill out onto multiple porches with a refreshing saltwater pool as the centerpiece of outdoor living. Take a boat ride from a rare Landfall boat slip, then slide into the hot tub for a relaxing end to your day.

Additional features: catwalk with observation area, elevator, Lutron lighting system, three-car climate controlled garage, generator and geothermal HVAC.


LOT ACRES: 1.2700

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Providing privacy and tranquility, this extraordinary estate is set in picturesque valley amidst AOC vineyards and olive tree groves, in the Valpantena area. Far only 10 minutes driving from the city centre of Verona (only 6 kilometres) away, while the Villafranca “Valerio Catullo” airport can be reached within a 20 minutes drive.

One of the most important renaissance villa of the Veneto region: The Ca’ Vendri villa was commissioned by the Giusti family in the 16th centure to the renowned architect Michele Sanmicheli. A cypress avenue leads to this exceptional residence and its numerous buildings situated on the south-west of the wing and offering a total of approximately 1300 sqm of living space.

Noteworthy amenities include a spacious, heated indoor swimming pool and two elevators as well as a flourishing park of more than fourhectares featuring statues, fountains, a small lake and a nymphaeum hiding a Gentilitiaò chapel dedicated to saint Nicholas of Tolentino. Architectural features include a façade and a magnificent fresco created by Paolo Farinati, a renowned 16th century artist. Meticulously restored to highest standards, this extraordinary residence comprises approximately 2400 sqm of living space divided into three floors.

The ground floor features a spacious heated indoor swimming pool located in an impressive hall with vaulted ceilings as well as numerous dressing rooms, bathrooms, atriums and kitchens. The first floor comprises the impressive entrance hall and 7-meter-high wood beamed ceilings. The second floor offers eight bedrooms, four bathrooms and staff rooms.

BUILT IN: 1500

DESIGNED BY: Michele Sanmicheli



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Contemporary home offering clean architectural lines and great modern open spaces. Located in Upper Kirby District, this stunner boasts many custom (as well as commercial-grade) features including: chef’s kitchen, enclosed mahogany wine room, floating glass staircase/railings and much more. Large expanses of windows open to an extensive pool area with plenty of resort-style entertaining space. Third level terrace showcases cityscape views of Downtown skyline. Sophisticated home for living and entertaining.

PROPERTY FEATURES INCLUDE: 3 Fireplace(s), Attached Garage, Central Electric, Zoned

INTERIOR FEATURES INCLUDE: Alarm System – Owned, High Ceiling, Island Kitchen, Refrigerator Included, Spa/Hot Tub


EXTERIOR: Back Yard Fenced, Covered Patio/Deck, Fully Fenced, Outdoor Kitchen, Patio/Deck, Rooftop Deck, Spa/Hot Tub, Sprinkler System

LOT DIMENSIONS: 8,338 Square Feet

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