Top 13 unbelievable WOW homes saved to collections this year

The Homely Team
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13 of the most unbelievable WOW homes we saved to collections this year

Ever seen a house that made your jaw drop? Get ready, because we’ve rounded up the most beautiful homes of this year saved to Team Homely’s own WOW homes saved to Collections. From high-tech hideaways to lush luxury pads that are just pure goals, these homes will make you go “WOW” with every scroll. Prepare yourself for some serious house envy.

1. 39 Normanby Street, Brighton VIC

grand home backyard with tennis court and pool in australia
39 Normanby Street, Brighton VIC

As if a street name like ‘Normanby’ wasn’t enough to transport you to a world of cucumber sandwiches and dinner at 8, this sprawling Downton-esque mansion is truly awe inspiring. They simply don’t make them like this late Victorian mansion anymore, featuring a sparkling swimming pool, floodlit mod grass tennis court, and beautifully landscaped gardens. Oh and if that wasn’t enough… it has a turret!

2. 10 Kenley Court, Toorak VIC

grand old toorak home in melbourne, backyard with pool and vines growing up pillars
10 Kenley Court, Toorak VIC

Elegance, sophistication and luxury are the chief adjectives that spring to mind when viewing this truly stunning Toorak mansion. The house manages to be both chic and inviting at the same time, drawing obvious inspiration from the opulence of the best European villas and mansions.

3. 1-10 Railway Parade, Springwood NSW

castle style house with turret in new south wales
1-10 Railway Parade, Springwood NSW

You’d be forgiven for assuming this property was from the set of a Warner Bros production of Robin Hood, such is the historical charm, the whimsy and the sense of endless possibilities this truly astonishing home provides. A truly iconic property within the world famous Blue Mountains, this is a truly once in a lifetime piece of real estate. 

This charming country home is located on 20 acres of land. It features 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a swimming pool, and a tennis court. 

4. 68 Airds Road, Wattle Grove TAS

tasmania home on top of a mountain overlooking the water farm style country cottage renovated with modern charm
68 Airds Road, Wattle Grove TAS

Just imagine the fresh air. The sweeping views of Huon Valley, Huon River, Hartz Mountains, Sleeping Beauty, and Mt Wellington from your own sweeping veranda overlooking Villa Talia. Quintessentially Australian in its design, utterly luxurious, historical and retreating, this property encompasses the best that Tasmania and the country has to offer. 

5. 50-52 Knightsbridge Parade, Sovereign Islands QLD

waterfront queensland property at sunset glowing with lights on reflecting off the water
50-52 Knightsbridge Parade, Sovereign Islands QLD

Miami Beach, eat your heart out. This resort style paradise is accessible by car, foot … and boat! Taking inspiration and its name from the architecture from the famed Italian coastline, ‘Villa Amalfi’ is four levels overlooking Broadwater. Blend of clean lines, curves, ocean views; a luxury oasis escape. It features 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, a private jetty, and a swimming pool.

6. 3340-3382 Old Northern Road, Glenorie NSW

old farm mansion house in new south wales countryside
3340-3382 Old Northern Road, Glenorie NSW

We’d vote for this White House any day. Set on 43 acres, this grand three-level mansion boasts a majestic entry hall, a spacious ballroom, purpose-built home theatre, and indoor-outdoor entertaining spaces. Surrounded by serene beauty, it’s approximately 55 minutes from Sydney’s CBD, offering an exceptional blend of opulence, tranquility, and convenience in a landmark estate.

This grand estate is located on 10 hectares of land. It features 6 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, a swimming pool, tennis court, and multiple patios.

7. Somewhere in Middle Dural, NSW

country estate in new south sales featuring enormous blue swimming pool and surrounding wings of the grand country home
Middle Dural, NSW

This charming country home is located on 2 acres of land. It features 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a swimming pool, and a tennis court.

Exhibiting an almost cinematic sense of grandeur and sophistication, this custom luxury mansion unites charm and elegance with modern sleekness. Every detail, from the sun-soaked interiors, to the family-centric layout, reflects truly meticulous design and execution. 

8. 4 Hollingsworth Avenue, Hawthorn VIC

hawthorn mansion with long blue pool and stunning alfresco outdoor area
4 Hollingsworth Avenue, Hawthorn VIC

This Scotch Hill mansion exudes the very best of Georgian-style architecture, containing a four bedroom home and three bedroom cottage all enriched with sophisticated design, expansive living spaces, gourmet kitchen, lush gardens, pool and rooftop gardens all overlooking the most prestigious of address amongst the best parks and schools the county has to offer. It features 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a large open-plan living area, and a private courtyard.

9. 20 Ferdinand Avenue, Balwyn North VIC

Georgian style mansion in melbourne's prestigious school area
20 Ferdinand Avenue, Balwyn North VIC

Discover “A French Masterpiece in the Zone”: a six-bedroom luxury haven blending European elegance with grand living. From the Calacatta marble bathrooms to the Miele-equipped kitchen, opulence reigns. Enjoy the heated pool, alfresco area, and the entertainment space below. In Balwyn High School zone, close to Greythorn Village, this gem combines elegance with accessibility. Wow, indeed!

10. 2-4 Irvine Avenue, Mount Martha VIC

mount martha ultimate lifestyle home looking through the concreted living area out to the backyard and pool with high slanted ceilings and beams
2-4 Irvine Avenue, Mount Martha VIC

Greatly coveted and prized by Victorians, the Mornington Peninsula offers some of the best Victoria has to offer, uniting country, suburban and beachside living. This extraordinary property nestled in Mount Martha’s South Beach is a true synthesis of indoor outdoor living. Seizing every opportunity to connect the breezy Hamptons-esque interiors with the splendour and richness of its nearby environment, this property is a truly sublime beachside dwelling.

11. 61 Glenisla Drive, Mount Martha VIC

resort style backyard with pool and veranda at sunset in mount martha victoria
61 Glenisla Drive, Mount Martha VIC

Modern and contemporary architecture doesn’t get chicer, cleaner and indeed warmer than this architectural feast in Mount Martha. Welcoming an abundance of natural light, this charred-timber and rammed earth exterior contains polished concrete, engineered oak, and elegant porcelain internal features. Unostentatious yet exceptionally fashionable and sophisticated, this one is for true connoisseurs of high end living.

12. 135 Circe Circle, Dalkeith WA

resort style living in western australia with pool, umbrellas and lounge chairs next to the lawn
135 Circe Circle, Dalkeith WA

The Jones’ will be keeping up with you in this resort style oasis in one of Perth’s most exclusive riverside properties. Located a stone’s throw from the river’s edge, this contemporary gem of a property presents a flawless interplay of harmonised ratios, integrating, sleek contemporary contours with striking textural components. Look no further for a functional and stylish family abode.

13. 15 Eugarie Street, Noosa Heads QLD

dark Indonesian decor style coastal home in Noosa uses natural materials and textures to bring the outside in
15 Eugarie Street, Noosa Heads QLD

This dark and moody home offers views of the hinterlands while only minutes from town. A home designed to transport you into nature. Life is just better from the top! Especially in Noosa Heads, and especially if this property of robust dark timber walls, world class views of the sky framing the breathtaking scenery, peaceful and eco-friendly designed home is yours.

Have you seen a dream home on Homely that makes you say WOW? Start a dream collection on our fun Collections feature and share your WOWs with a friend.

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