The newsthat a billionaire is constructing a version of Versailles in the D.C. area brings to mind the famous gardens of the original French estate. While only a small percentage of the One Percent can build or buy a mansion costing $20 million or one that has 20,000-plus square feet, there are many high-end homes on the market that come with majestic gardens.
The global real estate market has homes with garden styles named for many empires including classical and English formal, to modern and those without names. Luxury Portfolio International provided a selection of these homes with green and colorful outdoor spaces designed just for relaxation and appreciating nature’s bounty. Click ahead to see them.
By Colleen KanePosted 1 May, 2012