» more from Real Estate

4. Dansk Lake House

Location: Armonk, N.Y.
Price: $5.5 million
Bedrooms: Seven
Bathrooms: Five full and one half
Square Footage: 7,138

This pointy-topped villa was designed by Danish crafter, sculptor and sometime architect Jens Quistgaard, of Dansk Scandinavian modern tableware and cookware fame.

It's nestled in an upstate New York forest overlooking a private 10-acre lake. In addition to the great room's dramatic, vaulted peaks, the house features a handcrafted wood spiral staircase.

Image source: Realtor.com