Top 10 Most Expensive Houses in The World 2013

Some people on the world are fortunate enough that they get chance to buy and live in world’s most expensive houses. These people are either born rich or they make their fortune through hard work and passion.

Today we present the list of top 10 most expensive houses in the world. These houses are owned by world’s richest business tycoons and celebrities. They are symbols of luxury, comfort and beauty, and have many exclusive features.

Top 10 most expensive houses in the world are:-

10. Dracula’s Castle, Transylvania

Cost: $135 Million

Dracula Castle, Transylvania

Dracula Castle, Transylvania

Dracula or Bran Castle is world’s famous castle and museum located in Transylvania, Rommania. It’s now owned by descendants of the Romanian royal family and features a museum showcasing an insider’s look into royal life.

9. Updown Court, Surrey

Cost: $138 Million

Updown Court, Surrey

Updown Court, Surrey

Uptown Court is one of the world’s most beautiful house located in Surrey, England. It remained the most expensive home in the world for many years. The mansion has area of 58 acres with 103 rooms and 24 marble en-suite bathroom. It features a fully automated two-lane bowling alley, five swimming pools including an Infinity pool, a squash court, a floodlit tennis court, a wine cellar with a capacity for 3,000 bottles and a panic room.

8. The Manor, Los Angeles

Cost: $150 Million

The Manor, Los Angeles

The Manor, Los Angeles

The Manor was purchased by heiress and model, Petra Ecclestone in 2011. It is two-storey house with with 123 rooms and 56,000 square feet of space on more than 4.6 acres. It is the largest home in Los Angeles County.

7. The Pinnacle, Montana

Cost: $155 Million

The Pinnacle, Montana

The Pinnacle, Montana

The pinnacle is 7th most expensive house in the world and is owned by Tim Bilxseth, an American real estate developer and businessman. This isn’t big like other expensive homes but its has a high value due to its location and beautiful views. The mansion features indoor/outdoor pool and a private chair left.

6. Elena Franchuk’s Victorian Villa

Cost: $161 Million

Elena Franchuk's Victorian Villa

Elena Franchuk’s Victorian Villa

Victorian Villa  is the home of Ukrainian businesswoman and philanthropist Elena Franchuk. It is five-story house featuring a swimming pool, a panic room, room theater and a sauna plus gym.

5. Hearst Mansion, Beverly Hills

Cost: $190 Million

Hearst Mansion

Hearst Mansion

Heart Mansion or Hearst Castle  is a H-shaped located in California, USA. It is owned by and named after William Randolph Hearst, an american media tycoon. The mansion was built in 1919 and it covers area of more than 90,000 ft.

4. Fairfield Pond, The Hamptons

Cost: $220 Million

Fairfield Pond

Fairfield Pond, The Hamptoms

Fairfield Pond is owned by american investor, Ira Rennert. It is the most valuable home in the Hamptons and is considered one of the largest occupied residential compounds in USA. With 29 bedrooms and 39 bathrooms, it features a basketball court, a bowling alley, two tennis courts, two squash courts, and a $150,000 hot tub.

 

3. The Penthouse, One Hyde Park

Cost: $225 Million

The Penthhouse

The Penthhouse, One Hyde Park

Ranked 3rd on list of world’s top 10 most expensive houses, the penthouse is a six-bedroom penthhouse located in One Hyde Park. One Hyde Park is a major residential and retail complex in London, UK. The penthouse is the most expensive residential property in Britain.

2. Villa La Leopolda

Cost: $750 Million

Villa La Leopolda

Villa La Leopolda

Formerly owned by Microsoft tycoon, Bill Gates, Villa La Leopolda was purchased by Russian businessman and investor Roman Abramovich. Villa La Leopolda is word’s most expensive and one of the largest villa in the world with area 0f 63 acre. The villa covers more than 100,000 sq.ft of buildings and features a basketball court, bowling alley, squash courts, tennis courts, 29 bedrooms and 39 bathrooms.

1. Antilia, Mumbai

Cost: $1 Billion

 Antilia Mubai

Antilia, Mubai

Antilia is a 27-floor house owned by an Indian business magnate, Mukesh Ambani who is  often regarded as uncrowned king of India. Mukesh Ambani built this house on the desire of his beloved wife, Nita Ambani. The house features 400,000 square feet (37,000 m2) of living space, health spa, yoga studio, small theatre with a seating capacity for 50 persons, a swimming pool, three floors of hanging gardens, and a ballroom. The house has faculty of more 500 people for its maintenance.

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18 Responses to Top 10 Most Expensive Houses in The World 2013

  1. jordyn February 18, 2014 at 11:45 pm #

    They worked hard to get where they are, they deserve it. Anybody who disagrees is bitter and jealous. Grow up.

  2. sugnankumar February 12, 2014 at 9:33 pm #

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  3. big red August 19, 2013 at 7:00 am #

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  4. whatever August 13, 2013 at 2:05 am #

    kya bekaar ghar hai ambani ka. jhuggi lag rahi hai

  5. Purity June 20, 2013 at 4:55 pm #

    lovely houses. I know i will have mine soon

  6. 4Transit2 June 9, 2013 at 7:21 pm #

    So cool to sit having my morning coffee and dream about what life could have been like if I had taken more financial “chances” when I was younger.

  7. vignesh May 26, 2013 at 7:28 pm #

    india has the record

  8. Aniket Zemse May 11, 2013 at 9:17 pm #

    remember the house is hindu man ok
    hindu jindabad

    • Arslan Shoukat May 13, 2013 at 11:42 am #

      Sure, dude. Antilia, the most expensive house, is owned by indian businessman Mukesh Ambani.

  9. Ronnie May 9, 2013 at 1:28 pm #

    Yahhhh, I agree with you. They even don’t think about the ‘Death’ and where they will go hereafter!!
    Let them enjoy…….
    Ronnie.

  10. elizabeth armada May 7, 2013 at 7:50 am #

    what’s in the house ,,i don’t care it’s just a marble everything will be burn at the end of TIME…plus my house is so beautiful than those …try to visit my home

    • raja May 29, 2013 at 2:00 pm #

      super

  11. Kelvin February 24, 2013 at 1:22 pm #

    Just fabulous. I’m surprised how some people pay that much for their homes. Antilia is too expensive. One day, my house will be on this list. Good work, Arslan

    • Arslan Shoukat February 24, 2013 at 1:32 pm #

      Hi Kelvin, they pay that much because they can. They are billionaires, they don’t care about money – they care for luxury and uniqueness. Antilia’s each building has unique design. Thanks for stopping by.

  12. tayyab hussain February 22, 2013 at 4:29 pm #

    hi,arslan…
    nice post man…
    keep it up…
    (y)

    • Arslan Shoukat February 22, 2013 at 4:52 pm #

      Hey Tayyab, thanks for visiting. Glad that you liked. :)

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