Keeping It Reel: 5 Fantastic Home Theaters

With specially chosen lighting, top-tier sound systems, and comfortable oversized seats, these home theaters make private viewing a pleasure.

Classical Luxury in Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California | Tracey D. Clarke & John GiddinsSotheby’s International Realty – Sunset Strip Brokerage

Traditional in style and filled with natural light, this wonderful 5,580-square-foot home is secluded at the end of a long gated drive on 1.14 parklike acres. It offers a breezy wraparound porch, balconies and decks, five bedrooms, living and dining rooms with fireplaces, a well-appointed kitchen, a library, a wine tasting room, and a theater with comfortable seating, sound baffling, a wet bar, and top-caliber components. The grounds feature green grassy lawns, a generous motor court, and a refreshing saltwater infinity-edge pool.

East Hampton Idyll

East Hampton, New York | John A. HealeySotheby’s International Realty – Bridgehampton Brokerage

At the end of a gated tree-lined drive on the edge of East Hampton village, this 6,500-square-foot retreat combines modern luxury with classic charm. It offers seven restful bedrooms, a superior light-filled kitchen, a gym, a game room, a golf simulator, a wine room, and a sleek, chic, well-equipped home theater with a custom audio system. The 3.1-acre grounds boast an outdoor kitchen, verandahs and pergolas, a negative edge pool and spa, tastefully lush landscaping, a putting green, and a tennis court.

New Greenwich Manor

Greenwich, Connecticut | John GravesSotheby’s International Realty – Greenwich Brokerage

This impressive new estate features the superior craftsmanship and timeless style expected in any Greenwich residence. The cook’s kitchen includes two islands, the primary suite encompasses a lavish dressing room and bath, two versatile upper-level rooms are perfect for office or study space, and the lowest level provides a fitness center, a wine cellar and tasting room, a family or game room, and a tiered theater. An alfresco entertaining area with gas fire pit and an outdoor kitchen overlooks the alluring pool and spa.

Elegance above Park Avenue

New York, New York | Meredyth Hull SmithSotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

This refined seven-bedroom duplex overlooks Park Avenue from its perch in a desirable full-service condominium building. Highlights include a grand living room with a fireplace and French doors opening to 2,000 square feet of terrace space, a formal dining room, a billiards room and library, a chef’s kitchen with an adjoining breakfast room, wine storage, and on the second level, an elegantly appointed and ornately detailed home theater. A separate studio apartment on the third floor is ideal for guest or staff quarters or office.

Kingwood Estate

Kingwood, Texas | Dana OlejniczakMartha Turner Sotheby’s International Realty 

Bringing to mind a majestic European manor, this stunning 17,331-square-foot residence in a gated community north of Houston features a double-height living room, cook’s and prep kitchens, a library, two offices, an indoor sports court, wet and dry saunas, a game room, a billiards room with a bar, a guest apartment, and an elegant screening room with a projector. The lush 3.84-acre property offers a dramatic waterfall pool, a generous motor court with abundant parking, and private lighted tennis courts.

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ON THE MARKET // CHARLOTTESVILLE JANUARY 2022 REAL ESTATE LISTINGS

2035 Hessian Road, Charlottesville, Virginia

If ringing in the new year means starting the search for a new home, we have a stunning roundup of properties and land to build on for you to discover this month. From a mid-century modern abode close to UVA to almost 300 acres of incredible building sites in North Garden, take a tour of some of our favorite Scouted real estate listings.

2035 Hessian Road // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 1 half bathroom, 4,407 square feet, 0.82 acres
Features we love: Perfectly situated on a sunny lot, in the highly desirable and family-friendly Meadowbrook Hills neighborhood, this charming brick home boasts two master suites, large windows, and high ceilings throughout. Enjoy the mature landscaping from the blue stone terraces in the front and back yards.

795 Frays Ridge Road // Earlysville, Virginia // Contact: Loring Woodriff, Loring Woodriff Real Estate Associates, 434.466.2992

The details: 6 bedrooms, 4 full and 3 half bathrooms, 7,167 square feet, 21.2 acres
Features we love: Set in a distinguished neighborhood on a large parcel of land, this classic brick family home offers inhabitants ample privacy while being just a short drive to downtown. Ten foot ceilings, a gourmet kitchen, three fireplaces, and custom builtins are just a few of the standout features within the home. Enjoy the private pool, hot tub, large deck and firepit while gazing out at the properties enchanting pastoral views.

Meadow Wood – 5904 Free Union Road // Free Union, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 half bathroom, 7,820 square feet, 21.9 acres
Features we love: Showcasing 22 acres of countryside in peaceful Farmington Hunt Country, Meadow Wood includes a large main residence, 10 acres of fenced pastures, and views of surrounding Buck Mountain. Ideal for horse and dog lovers alike, the property consists of a riding ring, two stall barn, dog kennels, and several other well thought out structures.

910 Old Farm Road // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Sally Niver Neill, Loring Woodriff Real Estate Associates, 434.531.9941

The details: 3 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 3,408 square feet, 0.37 acres
Features we love: This mid-century modern home has plenty of light and airy living spaces, including a living room with floor to ceiling windows that look out to the private backyard. The completely updated kitchen comes with custom cabinets, marble countertops, and exquisite reclaimed barn floors, making it ideal for those who love to cook.

Fox Mountain Road // Free Union, Virginia // Contact: Ann Hay Hardy, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 202.297.0228

The details: 441 acres
Features we love: An extraordinary opportunity to buy just under 450-acres in northern Albemarle County. Peaceful and private, this land has great potential with an elevated building site for your future dream home.

Queensland Estate – 0 Dogwood Drive // Kents Store, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 200 acres
Features we love: Conveniently located between Charlottesville and Richmond, Queensland Estate is ready to be your countryside escape. Endless possibilities for development, farming, hunting, or a family retreat in bucolic Kents Store.

Bon Aire – 1843 Cabell Road // Wingina, Virginia // Contact: Frank Hardy, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.296.0134

The details: 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 4,880 square feet, 43 acres
Features we love: Bon Aire c.1812 is a lovingly restored Federal residence. In addition to the three bedroom main house, the property also features a charming guest house, barn and other outbuildings, set on 43 acres of rolling countryside in Southern Nelson Country. This is a timeless property, in the heart of some of Virginia’s most picturesque countryside.

Hightop Drive // North Garden, Virginia // Contact: Murdoch Matheson, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.296.0134

The details: 284.5 acres
Features we love: Over 280 acres of stunning serenity, this land parcel adjoins the highly desirable Bundoran Farm. Two homesites are already designated on this property, perfect for your future dream home and an investment property to spare.

585 Ragged Mountain Drive // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 half bathroom, 8,490 square feet, 2.85 acres
Features we love: Nestled away in prestigious Ivy, this Ragged Mountain estate has the benefit of being only minutes from downtown Charlottesville, while still providing future owners maximum privacy. The interior of the residence has been completely renovated with upgraded finishes throughout, including heated floors, five fireplaces, custom cabinetry, and a state-of-the-art kitchen. Enjoy sweeping Blue Ridge Mountain views from the stone patio, take a walk through the rolling lawn, or delight in equestrian pursuits at the horse riding area and stables.

Sip Sip Hooray! 5 Home Cocktail Bars

Why go out for a nightcap when a custom-stocked private bar is steps away? From an Upper West Side townhouse to a San Francisco high-rise, these bars will inspire staying home and sipping in style.

Mediterranean-Inspired Houston Hideaway

Houston, Texas | David Atkins & Jason Lee VillarrealMartha Turner Sotheby’s International Realty 

Tucked amid stately trees, this 9,922-square-foot Mediterranean-inspired home is a harmonious, satisfying retreat in Houston’s bucolic Tanglewood. It features generously proportioned spaces, including five bedrooms, living and dining rooms, a well-outfitted kitchen, a butler’s bar and wine room, a library with 18-foot ceilings and an upper-level mezzanine, a media room with a projector, a 300-square-foot gym, a game room, and a sitting room with a cocktail bar boasting reclaimed ceiling beams, an eye-catching sink, and antique cabinetry.

Designer Aerie in San Francisco

San Francisco, California | Gregg LynnSotheby’s International Realty – San Francisco Brokerage

High above Russian Hill, this two-bedroom, 2,600-square-foot aerie designed by the acclaimed Jay Jeffers basks in sweeping panoramas of the bay waters and the city skyline. The chic and inviting living room appeals with its warming travertine fireplace, walk-out terrace, and streamlined wet bar with a wine chiller and ample storage that encourages soigné cocktail parties. Other highlights include an expertly equipped kitchen, a media room with Murphy bed, and sophisticated home automation systems.

Greenwich Grandeur

Greenwich, Connecticut | Helene Barre & Fran EhrlichSotheby’s International Realty – Greenwich Brokerage

Classic Connecticut grandeur meets 21st-century sophistication and technology in this majestic 12,402-square-foot six-bedroom manor on 4.02 emerald acres in Greenwich. Beyond a stunning foyer and formal living and dining rooms, the heart of the home is a glorious, light-flooded great room with a fireplace, space for lounging and dining, and a vintage-inspired bar. Outdoor entertaining is equally easy thanks to generous terraces, an alfresco kitchen, a fireplace, a pool and spa, a pool house, and a lake with a fountain.

Impressive Upper West Side Townhouse

New York, New York | Cathy TaubSotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

Impeccably renovated, this Upper West Side townhouse on a prime block near Central Park offers seven floors of impressively chic living, entertaining, and sleeping spaces as well as a loggia, multiple terraces, and a spectacular rooftop deck with a full outdoor kitchen and sitting areas. Stylish gatherings are effortless on the main entertainment level, which provides dining space for up to 20 guests, two sleek gas fireplaces, and a striking wet bar with shelving for dozens of desirable bottles and fitting glassware.

Texas Treasure

Fulshear, Texas | Raghda HenthorneMartha Turner Sotheby’s International Realty 

Occupying 2.8 enviably private acres not far from the Brazos River, this estate comprises a regal main residence, a unique guesthouse, and a 20-car garage. In addition to five bedrooms, the home offers an opulent dining room, a paneled library, a kitchen with adjoining family and breakfast rooms, a theater, and a game room featuring a Western-inspired bar with a mirrored wall and glass shelves. French doors lead to the terrace, summer kitchen, and refreshing pool.

Inspired by these home bars? Here are some tips for your next gathering

New and Notable Luxury Homes For Sale Over $21M | December 2021

From sprawling ranch in Aspen, Colorado to a luxury villa in Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah, these are this month’s four featured notable properties for sale over $21 million.

Aspen, Colorado

Will McCullough & Andrew ErnemannAspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty 

Located less than 10 minutes from downtown Aspen, the Merry Go Ranch offers the ultimate combination of natural beauty, seclusion, and access to world-class amenities. The ranch features an 8-bedroom main house, a two-bedroom guest house, five garage bays, an eight-stall barn, and a 13,000-square-foot gym.

Malibu, California

Shen SchulzSotheby’s International Realty – Malibu Brokerage

This beautiful, state-of-the-art contemporary home offers the best of everything. Fine artisan custom finishes abound in this approximately 5,085-square-foot four-bedroom, four-and-one-half-bath masterpiece. Swim in the ocean, lounge in the sun-drenched private pool, or watch beautiful sunsets melting into the blue Pacific from the rooftop deck and the Queens Necklace city lights.

Naples, Florida

Marybeth BrooksPremier Sotheby’s International Realty 

A dynamic setting on the navigable waters for those seeking a brand-new, thoughtfully designed, high-quality, well-built home in Naples, Florida. Luxury interiors and furnishings appointed by the reputable Adelyn Charles Interiors team. Wide bay views will be perfectly framed with floor-to-ceiling windows and doors for abundant lighting throughout.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Taieser Al SaatiLUXHABITAT Sotheby’s International Realty 

This fully furnished and upgraded luxury property is an exceptional home with gorgeous marble and wood finishes on the iconic Palm Jumeirah. Spanning three levels accessed by a private lift, the villa has a stunning rooftop with its own glass box living room, outdoor shisha terrace and glass box gym.

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Bon Appétit! 5 Homes With Eye-Catching French Ranges

With designs reminiscent of vintage stoves in European homes, French ranges—from brands like La Cornue and Lacanche—the former designed in early-20th-century Paris by Albert Dupuy, the latter named after the small village in Burgundy—add a dose of timeless luxury to any kitchen.

Southampton’s Linden

Southampton, New York | Harald Grant & Bruce GrantSotheby’s International Realty – Southampton Brokerage

Named for the specimen trees strewn across its 10-acre breadth, this Southampton estate boasts grounds conceived by Frederick Law Olmsted and a residence designed by architect and urban planner Grosvenor Atterbury. The majestic home offers some 18,000 square feet of living and entertaining spaces on three levels, including eight bedrooms, eight full and three half baths, separate staff quarters, and a spacious, airy French-inspired kitchen outfitted with a La Cornue range, a farmhouse sink, a generous island, and an accompanying butler’s pantry.

Pacific Heights Gem

San Francisco, California | Rebecca SchumacherSotheby’s International Realty – San Francisco Brokerage

A modern gem in Pacific Heights, this 2,820-square-foot three-bedroom home has been elegantly redesigned for contemporary living and entertaining. The light-flooded interiors include a primary suite occupying an entire level; a versatile upper level with two terraces; two bedrooms and a garage on the entry level; and in the basement, a handsome wine and media room. The open plan kitchen, living, and dining area has a bay window providing a water view, custom cabinetry, a marble island, and a La Cornue range with brass fittings.

Light-Filled Refinement on Fifth Avenue

New York, New York | Nikki FieldSotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

Overlooking Central Park from its enviable perch on Fifth Avenue, this stylish, serene 12-room prewar cooperative has been impeccably renovated with interior design by the illustrious Bunny Williams. Bedrooms and an office are secluded on the northern side of the floor, while the gallery entry gives way to formal living and dining spaces, a library, and a spacious chef’s kitchen with Waterworks fixtures, custom marble countertops, two Sub-Zero refrigerators, a bright breakfast room, and a colorful seven-burner Lacanche range with dual ovens.

Wine Country Compound

Kenwood, California | Tina ShoneSotheby’s International Realty – Wine Country – East Napa Street Brokerage

Nestled amid the hills, trees, and vineyards of wine country, this peaceful 10-acre estate offers three residences, a refreshing heated pool beside a pavilion, five acres of Cabernet Sauvignon vines, an olive grove, a vegetable garden, an orchard, citrus trees, a chicken coop, two wells, and a Tesla battery array. The 5,000-square-foot home features five bedrooms; an airy great room with living, library, and dining spaces; an office; and a sleek open kitchen with a butcher-block island and a La Cornue range.

Classical Elegance in Carmel Valley

Carmel Valley, California | Doug Steiny & Lisa SteinySotheby’s International Realty – Carmel Rancho Brokerage

In Carmel Valley’s exclusive Miramonte neighborhood, this stately home is accompanied by inviting grounds featuring a patio, a pool and spa, a tennis court, gardens with a fountain, and a playhouse. Interior highlights include a formal dining room, a bar and wine cellar, a library or billiards room, a primary suite with a gym and sauna, and a chef’s kitchen boasting a commercial-caliber Traulsen refrigerator, a light-filled breakfast alcove, an island, and a La Cornue range surrounded by rugged stone.

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ON THE MARKET // CHARLOTTESVILLE DECEMBER 2021 REAL ESTATE LISTINGS

2033 Hessian Road, Charlottesville, Virginia

As we decorate this holiday season, the thought of decking different halls next year might be crossing your mind. If you’re itching to start the new year off with a change of scenery or longing for a second property to escape to, many of the options in this month’s roundup could fit the bill.

Keswick Estates – Palmer Dr. Lot 73 // Keswick, Virginia // Contact Murdoch Matheson & Yates McCallum, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.981.7439 & 434.296.0134

The details: 2.65 acres
Features we love: Extraordinary opportunity to buy land within the private and secure gates of Keswick Hall. Enjoy golf course views, lakefront access and wooded serenity, plus access to all the amenities this five-star resort has to offer.

2035 Hessian Road // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 1 half bathrooms, 4,407 square feet, 0.82 acres
Features we love: Perfectly situated on a sunny lot, in the highly desirable and family-friendly Meadowbrook Hills neighborhood, this charming brick home boasts two master suites, large and ample windows, and high ceilings throughout. Enjoy the mature landscaping from the blue stone terraces in the front and back yards.

Meadow Wood – 5904 Free Union Road // Free Union, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 half bathrooms, 7,820 square feet, 21.9 acres
Features we love: Showcasing 22 acres of bucolic beauty in peaceful Farmington Hunt Country, Meadow Wood includes a large main residence, 10 acres of fenced pastures, and views of surrounding Buck Mountain. Ideal for horse and dog lovers alike, the property consists of a riding ring, two stall barn, dog kennels, and several other well thought out structures.

Queensland Estate – 0 Dogwood Drive // Kents Store, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 200 acres
Features we love: Conveniently located between Charlottesville and Richmond, Queensland Estate is ready to be your countryside escape. Endless possibilities for development, farming, hunting, or a family retreat in bucolic Kents Store.

Bon Aire – 1843 Cabell Road // Wingina, Virginia // Contact: Frank Hardy, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.296.0134

The details: 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 4,880 square feet, 43 acres
Features we love: Bon Aire c.1812 is a lovingly restored Federal residence. In addition to the three bedroom main house, the property also features a charming guest house, barn and other outbuildings, set on 43 acres of rolling countryside in Southern Nelson Country. This is a timeless property, in the heart of some of Virginia’s most picturesque countryside.

Piedmont Farm – 61 Deerfield Lane // Sperryville, Virginia // Contact: Frank Hardy, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.296.0134

The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 full and 1 half bathrooms, 6,370 square feet, 400 acres
Features we love: Piedmont Farm epitomizes luxury in the Virginia countryside. Situated on 400 acres of impeccably maintained land, the estate includes a grand French Provincial main house, four auxiliary residences and professionally-managed working farm. The main manor house features breathtaking details including hand-crafted moldings, custom built-ins throughout, wood-plank flooring, rustic-timber beams, and a dramatic stone fireplace.

For Your Endless View: A Stunning Riverfront Estate in McLean, VA

612 Rivercrest Drive, McLean, Virginia presented by Daniel Heider of TTR Sotheby’s International Realty.

Your home is more than a building or an address. It’s where you experience life, connection, and growth.

And in McLean, Virginia, access to the world-class cultural amenities of Washington, D.C. and the natural beauty of nearby parks and recreation are well within reach.

Explore luxury real estate and homes for sale in McLean, Virginia presented exclusively by TTR Sotheby’s International Realty »

612 Rivercrest Drive, McLean, Virginia presented by Daniel Heider of TTR Sotheby’s International Realty.

Reflecting the best of European architecture, Château Grande Vie takes luxury living to new heights.Located along a verdant 85 foot stretch of untouched riverfront high above the banks of the Potomac River, this extraordinary property offers what few can match.

Learn more about 612 Rivercrest Drive, McLean, Virginia presented by Daniel Heider of TTR Sotheby’s International Realty »

612 Rivercrest Drive, McLean, Virginia presented by Daniel Heider of TTR Sotheby’s International Realty.

Upon entrance to this stunning estate residence, the grand atrium welcomes guests with soaring cathedral ceilings anchored by a curved staircase comprised of intricate wrought-iron detailing.

Featuring 16,000 square foot of interior living space, this exquisite home features a generous family room, river views from every window, a handsome study with an adjacent outdoor terrace, and a luxurious chefs kitchen with professional-grade appliances.

Featuring a glass elevator serving all four levels, home cinema, twelve music zones, five hand-carved marble fireplaces, and two separate two-car garages, Château Grande Vie is your very own castle on the hill.

612 Rivercrest Drive, McLean, Virginia is presented by Daniel Heider of TTR Sotheby’s International Realty.


TTR Sotheby’s International Realty is a licensed real estate brokerage in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.

Relocation Guide: Boston Metropolitan Area

The historic city of Boston is the county seat of Suffolk County and the capital of Massachusetts. Known for being the site of revolutionary events such as the Boston Tea Party, the city truly embraces its heritage. Today, Boston is home to several neighborhoods with their own, unique character. Students, professionals, families, artists, and everyone in between can enjoy the magnificent city. 

Check out these marvelous offerings in the Boston area!


Timeless Golf Club Estate

14 Dellbrook Road, Weston, MA 02493 | Listed by Amy Mizner for $6.25M

Elegantly situated in the prestigious Country Club neighborhood, this timeless estate is nestled on 2.28 acres with magical views of the Weston Golf and Country Club. This 6 bedroom masterpiece was designed with a first floor master with a private entrance to an indoor pool!


The Thayer Mansion

305 Commonwealth Avenue Boston MA 02115
305 Commonwealth Avenue, Unit 2, Back Bay, Boston MA | Listed by Beth Dickerson for $10.6M

Exquisite Renovation of a historic Peabody and Stern mansion, located on the sunny side of Comm Avenue! In 2018, the Thayer Mansion under went an extensive rehabilitation to create this luxurious 4 bedroom plus study, Parlor and Second floor duplex.


89 Fletcher Road Belmont MA 02478
89 Fletcher Road, Belmont, MA | Listed by Lisa May for $4.995M

Some houses take your breath away and some houses give you the room to breathe. 89 Fletcher Road has the remarkable gift of doing both. It has presence and provenance as well as beauty and serenity. Beautifully sited high up on a hill, this nearly 8,000 sq. ft. brick estate in the Norman Country Revival style looks out to Boston and over its beautiful Belmont Hill neighborhood.


25 Powers Yarmouth MA 02673
25 Powers Lane, Yarmouth, MA | Listed by Jack Bohman for $5.499M

Newly built custom Nantucket Sound beachfront home with mesmerizing panoramic ocean views from every room in the private gated Great Island Ocean Club. Built in 2020, this 3,066 sf, 3 Bed, 4.5 Bath home is a dream team collaboration of ERT Architects, MJ Nardone Building and Pastiche of Cape Cod interior design.


Contact Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty with any questions, or if you’d like more information about a specific Boston listing!

Sotheby’s International Realty Opens First Office In Morocco!

Sotheby’s International Realty today announced the opening of Morocco Sotheby’s International Realty, signifying the brand’s first office in Northern Africa. The addition brings the brand’s total number of affiliated offices in the EMEIA region to nearly 200.

Morocco Sotheby’s International Realty is owned and operated by David Chicard who brings 15 years of experience to the company. The office is located in the city of Marrakech and will service the surrounding region, with plans for future expansion in Essaouira, Tangier, and Rabat. The office will be led by Nicolas Beguin, who has lived in Moroccofor almost 20 years.

“Morocco offers a stable and inviting environment for global investors,” said Philip White, president and CEO, Sotheby’s International Realty. “The country attracts interest from Americans, Middle Easterners, and investors due to its proximity to Western Europe and Marrakech is a promising international city with a growing high-end segment. I am encouraged by our continued expansion and greatly look forward to supporting the Morocco Sotheby’s International Realty team.” 

“Morocco has something for every buyer,” said Chicard. “The region offers a cost-effective alternative to Europe and possesses a variety of highly coveted properties that suit buyer interests including villas for those looking to align their living situations with golf and riads located in the historic heart of the city. My industry experience and our affiliation with Sotheby’s International Realty further enables us to grow our business in the country, and on a global scale, while catering to the needs of our buyers and sellers.”

Chicard also successfully owns and operates three Sotheby’s International Realty® affiliated offices in Belgium, which have been operating since 2014 and generated a total sales volume of US$226M in 2020.  

The Sotheby’s International Realty® network currently has more than 24,000 affiliated independent sales associates located in approximately 1,000 offices in 75 countries and territories worldwide. Morocco Sotheby’s International Realty listings are marketed on the sothebysrealty.com global website. In addition to the referral opportunities and widened exposure generated from this source, the firm’s brokers and clients will benefit from an association with Sotheby’s auction house and worldwide Sotheby’s International Realty marketing programs. Each office is independently owned and operated.

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ON THE MARKET // CHARLOTTESVILLE NOVEMBER 2021 REAL ESTATE LISTINGS

If the arrival of November finds you dreaming of a change in address, you’re in luck—we’ve rounded up seven enticing properties that are likely to inspire you to call a realtor this month.

Keswick Modern Farmhouse – 2869 Palmer Drive // Keswick, Virginia // Contact: Murdoch Matheson and Yates McCallum, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.981.7439

The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 2 partial bathrooms, 4,606 square feet, 3.3 acres 
Features we love: Elevated above the cul-de-sac on Palmer Drive, this modern farmhouse design from Purple Cherry Architects combines a traditional look and feel with a contemporary floor plan to create an impressive new home in Keswick Estate. Built by ILEX construction, the front and rear covered stone terraces provide a captivating exterior approach and connect at the breezeway between the house and garage. Inside, the extended entry hall and high ceilings run the length of the house and lead into a completely open kitchen/great room with an eye-catching fireplace at one end and a secluded winter room on the other. Sizable master wing on the main level and three large guest bedrooms upstairs complete this standout property.

Meadow Wood – 5904 Free Union Road // Free Union, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 partial bathroom, 7,820 square feet, 21.9 acres
Features we love: Showcasing 22 acres of bucolic beauty in peaceful Farmington Hunt Country, Meadow Wood includes a large main residence, 10 acres of fenced pastures, and views of surrounding Buck Mountain. Ideal for horse and dog lovers alike, the property consists of a riding ring, two stall barn, dog kennels, and several other well thought out structures.

869 Club Drive // Keswick, Virginia // Contact: Yates McCallum, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 415.994.2464

The details: 2.01 acres
Features we love: A gorgeous home site in picturesque Keswick Estate. Abutting the world renowned Pete Dye golf course, this is one of the last remaining lots on highly sought after Club Drive.

108 North Baker Street // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Yates McCallum, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 415.994.2464

The details: 5 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 2,056 square feet, 0.17 acres
Features we love: This pleasant duplex is in close proximity to the University of Virginia and its hospital, as well as downtown Charlottesville. The property offers owners the ability to receive income through the rental of its two units, or can be converted back into a single family home.

2035 Hessian Road // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 1 partial bathrooms, 4,407 square feet, 0.82 acres
Features we love: Perfectly situated on a sunny lot, in the highly desirable and family-friendly Meadowbrook Hills neighborhood, this charming brick home boasts two master suites, large and ample windows, and high ceilings throughout. Enjoy the mature landscaping from the blue stone terraces in the front and back yards.

Highbrighton – 1756 Moore Road // Ruckersville, Virginia // Contact: Murdoch Matheson, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.981.7439

The details: 3 bedrooms, 3 full and 1 partial bathroom, 3,702 square feet, 530 acres
Features we love: Nestled away on 530 acres of private Virginia countryside, this Georgian-style equestrian estate was formally known for its storied shooting events. The manor house boasts charming characteristics including original flooring, fireplaces in nearly every room, and a year round screened porch, overlooking the garden. In addition to the main living quarters, Highbrighton includes a pool house, renovated carriage house, cabin, guest house, three-stall stable, woodworking shop and 6 car garage.

585 Ragged Mountain Drive // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100

The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 partial bathroom, 8,490 square feet, 2.85 acres
Features we love: Nestled away in prestigious Ivy, this Ragged Mountain estate has the benefit of being only minutes from downtown Charlottesville, while still providing future owners maximum privacy. The interior of the residence has been completely renovated with upgraded finishes throughout, including heated floors, five fireplaces, custom cabinetry, and a state-of-the-art kitchen. Enjoy sweeping Blue Ridge Mountain views from the stone patio, take a walk through the rolling lawn, or delight in equestrian pursuits at the horse riding area and stables.

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