Concierge Auctions Bolsters Its Fall Lineup With Diverse Luxury Real Estate Offerings Throughout The United States And Europe

From Gatsby-inspired Northeastern estates to a luxurious Las Vegas penthouse, Concierge presents 16 upcoming opportunities for bidders to name their price

Sep 2, 2016

NEW YORK, Sept. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading luxury real estate global marketplace Concierge Auctions is pleased to unveil its fall lineup — 16 exclusive opportunities located throughout 10 US states, one Canadian province, Fiji, and Italy — the majority of which will sell without reserve and via the firm's Instant Gavel app. The New York City-based company's September/October 2016 inventory includes three magnificent Gatsby-inspired Northeastern estates in New York and Connecticut; a famed estate built for entertaining in the heart of uptown Dallas; and a luxurious three-story penthouse overlooking the Las Vegas Strip.

340 Winding Ridge, Southington, CT

"As we head into the cooler days of fall, our auction block is burning hot," stated Concierge Auctions President and Founder Laura Brady. "We've curated properties from across the globe, each of which offers unique qualities and amenities to fit any luxury lifestyle. We invite savvy, potential buyers to get involved now and name their own bid price to secure their dream home before the holidays."

Concierge Auctions' September/October 2016 lineup features:

Larchmont, New York September 29, 2016
707 Weaver Street

An English manor set upon 3.72 acres, 707 Weaver Street is a prime example of American Architect Lewis Bowman's Jacobean exteriors. The eight-bedroom, nine-bathroom estate — located at the end of a lingering, private drive — offers Jazz Age details reminiscent of a Great Gatsby mansion, including stained and leaded glass windows, English paneling, custom millwork, and decorative ceilings. Additional features include a heated pool, lush gardens, walking paths, and flagstone terraces. Home to picturesque Manor Park and the renowned Larchmont Yacht Club, Larchmont provides easy access to New York City in just 30 minutes.

Currently listed for $3.999 million, the property will sell without reserve in cooperation with Michèle Flood of Coldwell Banker Previews International.

"With Sheldrake Lake and a 60-acre nature preserve as its backdrop, the location of this magnificent English Manor home could not be more picturesque or tranquil," Flood stated. "The property is poised amongst a rare and private 3.7 acres, a serene retreat just a short 30-minute commute into Manhattan. Its convenience and modern amenities, paired with its exquisite character reflective of its 1920s construction, blend together to make this estate home a dream come true."

Southington, Connecticut — September 30, 2016
340 Winding Ridge  

A 9.36-acre, British-style estate, designed by award-winning Soyster and Taylor, 340 Winding Ridge features custom finishes both inside and out including its aged Virginia brick exterior and beveled Brazilian Cherry hardwood floors. The four-bedroom, eight-bathroom residence was built to entertain, including a two-story family room, floor-to-ceiling windows, and French doors leading to its granite inlaid swimming pool and spa with a sauna and steam room. Past winner of "Best Custom Library" and "Overall Best Custom Home" from the Home Builders Association of Connecticut, the English estate spans 8,049 square feet, including a finished basement. Additional custom luxury details include rare Hawaiian Verdi granite counters, marble fireplace mantels imported from Spain, and a koi pond with a waterfall.

Previously listed for $3.69 million, the property will sell at or above $1.9 million in cooperation with Ed Robertson of Coldwell Banker Premiere Realtors. The seller, Richard Fedor, said a large part of the estate's appeal is its multiple uses.

"The location of our home, which is basically equidistant between Boston and New York City, makes it an ideal family compound or corporate retreat," said Fedor, who is selling along with his wife, Bonnie. "I've had many business dealings here in the years since we've owned the property, and I've always been proud to share it with both friends and colleagues. As we move on to spend more time at our main home in Florida, I will remember our time here fondly. We wish the new owners well. It truly is an incredible estate."

Southington boasts a history steeped in the American Revolution with close proximity to Hartford, New Haven and the Connecticut coast. New York City and Boston are drivable in under two hours.

Westport, Connecticut September 30, 2016
157 Easton Road

Located in one of Connecticut's most coveted communities, just an hour northeast of New York City, is 157 Easton Road. The private, 7,885-square-foot estate — set upon 2.75 acres — is located on a mature landscaped wooded oasis on the Aspetuck River, offering the ultimate in privacy. The property offers five bedrooms, seven bathrooms, a guest house, and a boat house. Built by Frances Gershwin, sister of George and Ira, and Leopold Godowsky, inventor of Kodachrome, the estate is a year-round entertainer's paradise in Westport's affluent Coleytown section, close to renowned schools, shopping, restaurants, and culture. The estate is minutes from both Compo Beach and the Westport Metro-North train station.

Previously listed for $3.599 million, the property will sell without reserve in cooperation with Jeff Dyment of William Raveis Real Estate.

"157 Easton Road is a private enclave and year-round entertainer's paradise, the ideal home for an outdoor gala or intimate dinner party, conveniently located within an hour's commute to New York City," stated Dyment. "This waterfront home has history and style. Knowing the auction will attract a whole new crop of potential buyers who will appreciate these unique attributes is exciting."

"I fell in love with this house 20 years ago because of its build quality and multi-seasonal, multi-generational capabilities," added Roger Marriott, who is selling the home with his wife, Jan. "Summers here welcome fly fishing in the river, swimming and boating in the lake, and tennis. Winters are all about fireplaces, cozy nooks, and the indoor pool. When we bought the property, our sons were in their early twenties. Two great weddings later, with receptions here by the waterfalls, we now have four wonderful grandchildren who in turn have enjoyed fishing, playing tennis, swimming, catching frogs in the goldfish ponds, and driving around in the golf cart. We will miss this property dearly, and wish the new owners equally enjoyable memories."

Dallas, TexasOctober 12, 2016
Casa Belle Vista | 3816 Turtle Creek Drive

Situated on the banks of Turtle Creek in the heart of uptown Dallas, Casa Belle Vista is a beautiful, 8,631-square-foot estate offering four spacious bedrooms and six bathrooms. Designed by Cole Smith, who paired modern luxury with design, the classically-inspired home features an indoor pool, a 4,000-square-foot great room, and an opulent master suite comprised of half of the second floor. The suite features a walk-in closet, steam shower, freestanding bathtub, a sauna, and indoor hot tub lounge with a flat screen and projector. Its Mediterranean architecture highlights include limestone passageways, cathedral ceilings, and hand-carved corbels. Outdoors, the expansive two-story loggia overlooks the infinity-edge pool, fire pit, hot tub, and generous acreage bordering the creek with landscaped views.

Previously listed for $8.9 million, the property will sell without reserve in cooperation with Kelly Watson of Keller Williams Realty Urban Dallas.

"I chose Concierge Auctions because they offer exposure to the exact buyer profile a sophisticated home like mine requires," stated the seller, Lee Bailey. "This is a private estate, nestled in what could be likened to a snapshot of Central Park. The home provides uptown elegance, with all the charm of "down home" Texas warmth and hospitality. I've loved my years here and am confident the new owner will as well."

Las Vegas, Nevada October 18, 2016
The Versailles Penthouse | 360 East Desert Inn Road

Epitomizing regal French design, the Versailles Penthouse is a tri-level home located atop the Metropolis with gorgeous views overlooking the Wynn Golf Course and Las Vegas Strip. The 18k gold-gilded penthouse features two-story living and dining areas with hand-selected wall sconces, fixtures, lighting, and striped Roman drapes on balconied vistas. Connecting the two floors is a marble staircase with a sparkling crystal chandelier. The third floor features a theatre and wet bar, and the private rooftop deck includes an outdoor barbecue kitchen, open dance floor, and elevated Jacuzzi with a fountain.

Previously listed for $4.88 million, the penthouse will sell without reserve in cooperation with Kristen Routh-Silberman of Synergy Sotheby's International Realty.

"The Versailles Penthouse perfectly and uniquely captures the spirit of France within a tri-level penthouse that is as glamourous as it is luxurious. Buyers globally will appreciate its Las Vegas Strip and Wynn Golf Course views, immaculate attention to detail and massive outdoor patios, including an elevated jacuzzi and fountain," Routh-Silberman stated. "Having successfully worked with Concierge Auctions in the past, I know their platform works. We look forward to introducing this penthouse to discerning buyers who know and want the lifestyle this property provides."

"My wife and I had a vision when we built the penthouse in 2003 — our very own Palace of Versailles come to life, which has been a wonderful home where we've made countless memories overlooking the energy and beauty of Las Vegas," stated Barry Shulman, who is selling the home along with his wife, Allyn. "We're ready to move on to our next chapter, and are confident the auction will identify buyers who not only will appreciate what we created, but can envision themselves making it their own home, high in the Vegas sky."

Additional upcoming auctions include:

  • Concord, VirginiaStone Ridge | 2515 Stone Ridge Road — September 8, 2016
    • In cooperation with France Burger of RE/MAX 1st Olympic.
    • Previously Listed for $10 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Jackson Hole, WyomingBuffalo Creek | 18200 E Highway 287 — September 13, 2016
    • In cooperation with David NeVille of Jackson Hole Real Estate Associates
    • Previously Listed for $3.8 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Tassullo, Trentino, ItalyCastel ValerSeptember 22, 2016
    • In cooperation with Heidemarie Schwatlo of box8 AG
    • Previously Listed for €35 million. Selling fully furnished and Without Reserve.
  • East River Point, Nova Scotia, Canada — 75 Endeavour Avenue — September 22, 2016
    • In cooperation with Tim Harris of Tradewinds Realty
    • Previously Listed for $3.495 million CAD. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Rancho Santa Fe, California — Hacienda de las Palmas | 16270 Via De La Valle — September 29, 2016
    • In cooperation with Seth O'Byrne of Pacific Sotheby's International Realty
    • Previously Listed for $19.995 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • San Diego County, California — 14115 Biscayne Place — September 29, 2016
    • In cooperation with Clinton Selfridge and Marissa Maddux of Pacific Sotheby's International Realty
    • Previously Listed for $5.295 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Colorado Springs, Colorado — 44 Polo Drive — September 29, 2016
    • In cooperation with Trish Ingels of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Rocky Mountain
    • Previously Listed for $5.75 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Colorado Springs, Colorado — 3 Pine Road — September 29, 2016
    • In cooperation with Arlyene Reynolds of RE/MAX Properties, Inc. Colorado Springs and Randy Reynolds of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Rocky Mountain, REALTORS
    • Previously Listed for $2.6 million. Selling at or above $1.4 million.
  • Pine Lake, Chenequa, Wisconsin — 31885 West Treasure Island Drive — September 29, 2016
    • In cooperation with Bill Minett of The Bill Minett Team/The Real Estate Company, Lake & Country Inc.
    • Previously Listed for $6.8 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Emerald Coast, Pensacola, Florida — 19 Wharf Avenue — October 5, 2016
    • In cooperation with The Mark Lee Team at Levin Rinke Realty
    • Previously Listed for $3.5 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Vanua Levu, Fiji — Navodo Bay — October 27, 2016
    • In cooperation with Philip Toogood of Bayleys Real Estate Ltd. and Trista Rullán of Hilton & Hyland Christie's Great Estates.
    • Previously Listed for $20 million. Selling Without Reserve.

Concierge Auctions offers a commission to the buyers' representing real estate agents. See Auction Terms and Conditions for full details. For more information on any of these auctions, or if you have a remarkable property to submit for consideration to the Concierge Auctions platform, call 212.202.2940.

About Concierge Auctions
New York-based Concierge Auctions is the dominant marketplace for buying and selling the world's finest properties. Since its founding in 2008, Concierge's business has spanned 32 US states and 14 countries, resulting in over $1 billion in sales and many record-setting transactions. Concierge conducts a majority of its auctions through its custom mobile "Instant Gavel" application, which can be downloaded from the Apple and Android app stores. Concierge recently received the "Best Overall Marketing" award from Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate, a global collection of more than 130,000 real estate professionals in more than 60 countries, and has been named one of America's fastest-growing companies by Inc. Magazine for the past three years.

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