Architectural Wonders that Showcase Iconic Properties

Whether you're searching for a dream home or an investment opportunity, let Engel & Völkers guide you to the perfect property that reflects your individual taste and style.

March 13, 2024

Are you dreaming of a new home or considering an investment in real estate? At Engel & Völkers, we believe that real estate is more than just property – it's a work of art. Our global portfolio features an array of listings, each with its own unique architectural charm. From stunning designs by renowned architects to homes with cleverly planned foundations, our listings showcase the perfect blend of functionality and style.

Join us on a journey through the world of architecture as we highlight the most captivating properties in our collection. Whether you're searching for a dream home or an investment opportunity, let Engel & Völkers guide you to the perfect property that reflects your individual taste and style.

Athens, Greece

This stunning property is located in the epicenter of one of the most powerful civilizations and empires of all time; Athens, Greece. Known as the birthplace of Western Civilization, Athens is notable for its rich history and culture that runs deep through the Mediterranean. The history of the city is deeply rooted in its architecture. In addition to the city's ancient architectural structures such as the Acropolis and Parthenon, the city is known for its neoclassical buildings, adapted in the 19th century.

Located in the historical heart of Athens is the Acropolis Of Athens Estate. Combining  a mixture of ancient Greek architecture with a modern influence, the 2,450 square meter building encompasses seven levels from the ground floor to a rooftop terrace with a direct, unobstructed view of the Parthenon. On the ground floor are two commercial units, seamlessly connected through a basement featuring preserved Roman mosaics and Greek ruins under protective glass floors. The residential section spans from the first to the fifth floor, housing nine meticulously crafted apartments with marble and wood finishes, offering panoramic city views. The architectural masterpiece culminates on the top floor with a roof garden providing an eye-level view of the Parthenon and panoramic vistas of Plaka's rooftops, Lycabettus and Filopappou hills, the National Garden, and the sea.

New York City, New York

When you think of New York City, the first thing that comes to mind is the skyscrapers. These large skyscrapers, ranging in historical styles from Neoclassical to Art Deco, sit among the vast range of unique structures you can find when wandering the streets of the Big Apple. New York City is a melting pot of culture, diversity, opportunities, and culinary experiences. Whether you want to spend your evenings attending shows on Broadway or dining at Michelin-starred restaurants, you will always find yourself with something to do.

Located on the Upper West Side, just a couple minute's walk from Central Park, is the luxurious corner unit apartment in the prestigious building of 15 Central Park West. The apartment, in addition to the entirety of the complex, immediately sweeps you away with the timeless elegance of its design. Featuring a grand foyer and marble finishes, this three- bedroom / three-bathroom apartment has large windows around it, creating an exposed and open sense of space. 

The building was designed by New York City–based architect, educator, and author Robert A.M. Stern, renowned for his founding partnership of the architecture firm, Robert A. M. Stern Architects (RAMSA) and his position as Dean of the Yale School of Architecture.The building offers various amenities including white-glove services, a fitness center, a private dining restaurant, and more.

Kalispell, Montana

This architectural wonder is located in the northwestern part of Montana. Famously known as a gateway to Glacier National Park, this property is for those who have a heart for adventure. Kalispell, which has grown to be known as a lively mountain town, offers its residents several outdoor lifestyles, such as sailing the Flathead Lake or biking the trails in the mountains. 

This property, located in Kalispell, Montana, is a beautiful piece of architecture. With large windows all around the house, the property invites natural lighting that illuminates all corners of the home. The style of the home is characterized by the wooden beams which are found throughout. The wooden beams, also known as “Vigas”, are a well-known characteristic of Spanish Colonial architecture. The wooden beams have very little work done and are designed to be exposed in mid-century modern homes. This style of architecture is usually found in cottages, mountain homes, and farm-style houses.

Park City, Utah

Park City, Utah, has created an enticing environment for those who enjoy an outdoor lifestyle. The property is a leading example of mountain modern architecture. One of the key characteristics of this style of architecture is the use of large overhangs and deep eaves that help protect the home. Another characteristic the home features is the cathedral-like high ceilings, and large windows that create a larger sense of space.

Hidden among the pines in the mountains of Utah, this stunning mountain cabin offers a ski-in / ski-out lifestyle. The contemporary home has wooden finishes and modern light fixtures. The beauty of the home is evident when you arrive at the property and see the stone exterior and large windows around the home. Due to the secluded nature of this property, this home offers peace of mind for those looking for a more quiet way of life. This property is more than an architectural wonder; it is a perfect place to entertain, as the home has its own theater room and gaming room. There won't be a better place to bring your family and friends together under one roof.

Whether it is a building with views of the Acropolis in the heart of Athens or a mountain modern cabin in the woods, these properties are leading examples of architectural wonders. Due to their unique design and architecture, each one of these properties has its own story to tell. At Engel & Völkers, our goal is to provide you with a curated selection of exclusive properties that will fit what you are looking for in your next home. Get in touch with one of our advisors to learn more.