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Sagaponack, N.Y.
THE BUZZ
Top interior designer James Michael Howard has been developing impeccably decorated Hamptons retreats since 2006, and his latest—lovingly named Boxwoods as a nod to its surrounding landscaping—is a testament to his timeless appeal. Located on 2 ¼ sprawling acres only a half-mile from the beaches, the classically styled 11,000-square-foot house features seven bedrooms, a theater, a pool and a tennis court. Most notably, though, this singular residence has been outfitted head to toe in beachy-chic decor, from the custom sofa in the double-height living room to the perfectly patterned throw pillows and matching art in the master suite. DETAILS $18.995 million, Corcoran Group Real Estate, 631.899.0215 

Palm Beach, Fla.
THE BUZZ
Located on a prime waterfront plot on Florida’s famed Billionaire’s Row, this newly constructed showstopper was developed on speculation by custom builder Mark Timothy with Benjamin Schreier of renowned local firm Affiniti Architects. The large estate known as Casa Apava was broken into four parcels. Boca Raton-based Marc-Michaels Interior Design meticulously furnished the gracious living spaces—consisting of eight bedrooms, 11 full and 3 half bathrooms, a formal dining room, a living room and a spacious kitchen, topping out at 16,787 total square feet—in a warm contemporary/transitional style. The Georgian-inspired estate overlooks more than an acre of tropical grounds, filled with palm trees, a swimming pool, classic striped lounge chairs, and Intracoastal and island views. DETAILS $42.5 million, Lawrence A. Moens Associates Inc., 561.655.5510

 

St-Tropez, France
THE BUZZ
Devised by world-renowned architect John Pawson in 2013, this minimalistic masterpiece is nestled within Les Parcs de Saint-Tropez, an exclusive enclave of about 200 houses to the east of France’s iconic seaside town. A short stroll from a private beach on 4.2 acres, the property consists of a 5,737-square-foot, five-bedroom main house—axially aligned to perfectly mirror an ancient citadel across the bay—as well as a 4,800-square-foot, four-bedroom guesthouse with a pool, a private gym and equally exquisite water views. As if the design pedigree was not enough, both residences are offered fully furnished with chic contemporary pieces that perfectly match this architectural gem. DETAILS Price upon request, Côte d’Azur Sotheby’s International Realty, 33.4.9497.9820

 

Aspen, Colo.
THE BUZZ
Situated on Red Mountain’s exclusive Bennett Court, this brand-new contemporary alpine residence has been thoughtfully constructed by Sweeney Real Estate & Development to embrace its spectacular scenery, with sleek lines and dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows framing views of Ajax and Mount Sopris. The 4,292-square-foot, five-bedroom house is offered complete with interiors by talented local designer Kristin Dittmar, who outfitted the space with luxurious touches such as European oak floors, Calacatta Borghini marble bathrooms and custom beds made out of restored barn wood. The result is a cozy yet elegant mountain retreat that is move-in ready—skis not included. DETAILS $9.825 million, Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty, 970.379.8125

 

St. Thomas, Barbados
THE BUZZ
Originally built as a sugar plantation home in the 18th century, this esteemed estate was miraculously reimagined and transformed by renowned English theater designer Oliver Messel in 1971. Known as Cockade House, the storybook island aerie includes a main house with two bedrooms, a study, living and dining rooms, a kitchen and expansive terraces, as well as a guest cottage. The 2 ½-acre mahogany tree-lined grounds feature a swimming pool, a lily pond, gardens and sweeping views of the Caribbean Sea and Sandy Lane golf course. Adding to the charm are the thoughtful interiors, with tufted sofas and beds, crystal chandeliers, and a warm neutral-cream and light-blue palette. DETAILS $11.5 million, Altman Real Estate, 866.360.5292