THE WORLDS MOST EXPENSIVE HOMES
PROPERTIES OF QUEEN ELIZABETH II
VALUE 4 BILLION POUNDS
FACILITIES Built 1705
19 State rooms
188 Staff bedrooms
52 Royal and guest bedrooms
Has its own Chapel, Post office, Pool, Cafeteria, Cinema
108 metres long across the front
The total floor area of the Palace, from basement to roof, covers over 77,000square metres.
120 metres deep including the quadrangle
Buckingham Palace covers 40 acres
Reported to be work 5 Billion pounds. According to real estate firms in Savills, residential sales have been set in excess of 7,000 pounds per square foot in prime central London. However, nothing of the Palace's caliber in terms of period features, listing, history, etc has even been marketed, therefore it says the property is probably "priceless."
According to the basic valuation formula provided by the Savills and quoted by Forbes, Buckingham Palace is worth 538 million pounds on the ground space alone.
The castle contains about 1,000 rooms and occupies 13 acres of land, making it one of the largest inhabited residences in the world.
VALUE 166 MILLION POUNDS
The average house price in Windsor is 431,298 pounds
The Castle contains the world famous St. George's Chapel, As well as a throne room and 55.5 meter long banqueting hall.
Built: 11th Century
The average house price in England and Wales is 249,000 pounds
WINDSOR CASTLE FIRE
Windsor Castle Friday 20 November 1992 catches fire, leading to over 36 million pounds of damage.
The Castle is part of the Crown Estate and therefore owned by the United Kingdom, rather than Queen Elizabeth personally, It was uninsured and therefore the cost of repairs had to be met from alternate resources.
50,000 acres of land.
VALUE 160 MILLION POUNDS
Owner: Roman Abramovich
VALUE 460 MILLION POUNDS
Features 80,000 square feet footprint, 27 stories high
INDIA Owner Mukesh Ambani
VALUE 1.3 BILLION POUNDS
Features: 400,000 square feet of floor space/27 stories
Cinema, tennis courts, multi-story car park, swimming pool.
Owner Hugh Hefner
Features 21,987 squarefoot
The mansion has 22 rooms including: wine cellar, game room, tennis courts, zoo, patio and barbeque area, waterfall and a swimming pool
VALUE 35 MILLION POUNDS
Owner Petra Ecclestone
Features: 56,000 square feet of space. Includes a screening room, gym, bowling alley, garages, tennis court and a pool, 123 rooms.
THE WHITE HOUSE
Owner: The United States of America
VALUE 190 MILLION POUNDS
Features 132 rooms, 35 bedrooms, 16 bathrooms, The Oval Office