International Homes: English-Style Manor in Auckland, New Zealand

This manor makes a statement as soon as guests drive up to its grand front entryway.

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

New Zealand Estate with Luxurious Amenities

This luxury estate in Auckland features a sprawling footprint, four-car garage and lushly landscaped property outfitted with a tennis court, custom pool, vegetable garden, even a formal maze. The property, designed by renowned architect Greg Noble, features 12 bedrooms, nine baths and a picturesque New Zealand setting.

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Grand Fountain at Luxury Auckland Estate

A cascading fountain echoes the lines of a garden staircase on this sprawling, luxurious estate in Auckland, New Zealand. The four-level mansion is surrounded by lush landscaping and a plethora of outdoor amenities.

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Whimsical Living Room

With its sculptural sofas and striking black chandelier, the living room of this Auckland, New Zealand, home strikes a balance between formality and whimsy. The four-story mansion, designed by renowned architect Greg Noble, incorporates materials sourced from around the world, from China to Italy to India.

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Contemporary Kitchen with Live Aquarium

A live aquarium creates a focal point, a conversation piece and an utterly unique backsplash in the kitchen of this New Zealand luxury estate. Black cabinetry and stainless steel appliances are neutral, allowing the aquarium to provide color in the space. Wood tones on the floor and on the island's butcher block countertop ground the space and add warmth.

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Traditional Dining Room With Wine Cellars

This interior dining space gets a grand treatment, with seating for 14, along with dramatic lighting in the form of a spindly chandelier that creates interesting shadow play on the molded ceiling. An arched fireplace follows the room's uniquely curved lines. Meanwhile, arched doorways lead to the home's wine chambers.

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Black-and-Gold Living Room

A comfortable conversation nook rests in front of a massive fireplace, just one of several well-appointed living rooms in this sprawling estate in Auckland, New Zealand. With its crisp color palette and rich array of finishes and materials imported from around the world, the home offers the utmost in luxury living. A grand glass chandelier and whimsical wall-size mirror add glamour to this light-filled lounge.

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Heart-Shaped Staircase in Luxury Home

The swirling staircase in this four-story New Zealand home doesn't simply spiral – it forms the shape of a heart. White walls with black trim heighten the drama of the unique space, which overlooks an intricately patterned inlaid floor.

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Master Bedroom With Contemporary Flair

The large, light-filled master bedroom of this sweeping New Zealand estate features a black and white palette punctuated by pops of coral. Contemporary art and furnishings combine with a stunning black Italian chandelier. The 12-bedroom, nine-bath, four-story home rests on a sprawling property bursting with indoor and outdoor amenities.

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Round Dressing Room with Red Chandelier

A soft, upholstered bourne holds court beneath a spectacular red glass chandelier in this dressing room fit for a queen. The circular space features a dramatic and custom black shag rug, as well as a row of mirrors that follows the room's curved lines. Recessed lights line the perimeter, providing ample task lighting for dressing.

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Mirrored Dressing Room in Luxury Estate

Mirror sheathes every wall and shelf surface in this knockout walk-in closet, giving new meaning to the term "hall of mirrors." A red Italian glass chandelier pops vividly in the white and mirrored space.

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Olympic-Size Pool off Luxury Master Suite

A long, narrow space off the master suite provides the perfect spot for an indoor pool designed for exercise. Underwater lighting gives the all-white space an aqua cast, while wood flooring warms up the modern space.

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Round Courtyard

A round patch of bright green grass creates a crisp vignette in a courtyard of this grand estate in Auckland, New Zealand. The four-level mansion is surrounded by a lushly landscaped property bursting with amenities and activities, offering the ultimate in luxury living.

From: Barfoot & Thompson Ltd. and Luxury Portfolio International®