Biggest Celebrity House
The biggest celebrity house is open to some interpretation. These
days owning a bigger and expensive house has become somewhat of
a social symbol especially amongst the celebrities. It's obviously
true that quality of a house cannot be decided on the basis of
the price but it takes into account the location, looks and features
of the house.
The biggest celebrity house in the world should be situated in
a place where there is a lot of greenery and should always be
located in a cool and calm place (such as Aaron Spelling's house
Famous pop singer Madonna owns a house in Wiltshire, England.
The house is spread over 1200 acres of lands and was previously
owned by Cecil Beaton, the famous photographer who died in the
year 2002. He was the man responsible to rebuild this structure
by renovating it from time to time.
The house named Ashcombe is really close to Madonna's heart because
she learned the skills of hunting, fishing and riding horses here.
Located in a deep valley and being surrounded by greenery the
house has the best photographic view. This house is near the house
of singer Sting and his wife, Traudie Styler who happen to be
good friends of Madonna.
With their divorce in 2008 the custody of the house went to her
husband Guy Ritchie who has made several alterations in the house
since then. Another influential personality named Joel Horowitz
who is the co- founder of the Tommy Hilfiger has his house in
the state of Nevada. This luxurious house named as Tranquility
is located beside the Lake Tahoe and is pretty famous amongst
the Europeans. The house covers an area of 22,000 square feet
which is huge and has 9 master bedrooms along with 13 bathrooms.
Some of the other attractions of the house are an indoor swimming
pool, a hall with 19 seats where one can enjoy a movie with friends
and family, and a couple of golf courses. The master bedrooms
have excellent carvings of sculptures on the walls and have been
decorated using paintings from ancient times.
If you have a look at the photographs of this house then you
will find it a real magnificent place to live in. Another celebrity
who owns a big house in Santa Barbara, California is Oprah Winfrey
The house is surrounded by mountains and
trees giving it an excellent look and has a total covered
area of 23,000 square feet. With 6 master bedrooms and a
theatre the house is a perfect match of beauty and elegance.
The house has an artificial lake and the path around it is made
from some special sandstone material. People all over the world
love this house solemnly for the reason that it is very well located.
Apart from these celebrities others like Brad Pitt, George Clooney,
Sandra Bullock, Angelina Jolie all own what they may call the
biggest celebrity house (depending upon definition) which are
usually located in the outskirts of a city so that enjoy their
stay in the house away from the general public and media.
Formerly owned by Bing Crosby, The Manor is on the block for
$150 million and is 56,500 square feet, slightly larger than the
White House. President Barack Obama, a celebrity in his own right
lives in one of the largest homes in the U. S. which is the White
How about the former Merv Griffin house that was also owned by
Lana Turner? Ah yes, well it does have some competition.
Here is a list of others who are vying for the title of biggest
celebrity house in the world:
Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch
| Bill Gates
You see that the title of biggest celebrity house cannot be
given lightly. Square footage may be one measurement along with
the measurements of amenities that go with the house and the grounds
surrounding the home. Do we count swimming pools, detached butler,
maids, guest quarters, along with stables and acreage?
I'll let you be the judge. But, if you're ever lucky enough to
own one or just step foot into one, please send pictures. I'll