Whether it’s a unique use of glass, handcrafted bespoke carpentry or a captivating mural, ceilings can be impressive and expressive features in a home. Let’s allow our eyes to drift upwards and discover these exclusive homes with captivating ceilings.

$5,995,000 USD | Lake Geneva, Wisconsin | Jameson Sotheby’s International Realty

Dubbed “Stone Manor,” on the eastern shore of Geneva Lake, this palatial lakeside retreat is an unparalleled residence which spans 12,000 square feet. It is adorned with finishes and fixtures that define opulence like the original chandeliers and fixtures, exquisite inlaid floors, five hand-carved marble fireplaces, a glassed veranda, private grassed terrace, boat slip, pool, and underground parking.

Price Upon Request | Livorno, Italy | Italy Sotheby’s International Realty

This historic 16th-century castle was at one-time home to the grand Duke of Tuscany, Leopoldo II. The property enjoys a captivating view of the Mediterranean and Elba Island thanks to its exclusive hilltop setting. Sitting on four hectares of park land including garden, olive groves and a pool, the property keeps its original frescoes, handcrafted details and exquisite paneled ceilings.

$23,900,000 USD | Incline Village, Nevada | Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty

Known locally as “The Castle on Lake Tahoe,” this gated waterfront Chateau spans two lots with a rare 180 feet of Lake Tahoe frontage and 95% open space making it the perfect home to relax, recreate, entertain guests and enjoy the splendor of the great outdoors. Set on nearly two landscaped acres, this 7,500 square foot masterpiece has five bedrooms, five and a half baths and a guest suite with separate entries. Special features include four wood burning fireplaces, tasting room/ wine cellar, elevator and many bespoke interior installations including exquisite stained glass ceilings.

$23,000,000 USD | Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands | British Virgin Islands Sotheby’s International Realty

An Aquamare beachfront villa is a quintessential tropical escape. Use of local stonework, rich hardwoods, travertine marble and 30-foot vaulted ceilings surrounded by lush landscape are hallmark features of Aquamare. Each villa is designed with a private waterfront infinity pool showcasing unobstructed views of Drake’s Channel, a gourmet kitchen and inside and outside dining areas for enertaining. With three elegant master suites, one double room and one studio, each villa accommodates up to 12 guests or family members in its own 8,000 square foot open air living space.

$5,550,000 USD | Colleyville, Texas | Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Nestled on over one and a half acres of gated, beautifully landscaped grounds just minutes fromDallas/Fort Worth Airport, this private architectural masterpiece boasts unrivaled elegance on one of the area’s most exclusive streets. Luxurious finishes adorn the foyer, gourmet kitchen, home theater, game room, master wing and elevator. The home also features an amazing pool and outdoor living spaces create the ideal entertainment venue.

65,000,000 د.إ AED | Dubai, United Arab Emirates | Gulf Sotheby’s International Realty

This Emirates Hills villa features a majestic atmosphere and genuine feel of secluded sophistication. With finishing details in gold plating, a grand majilis or gathering areas with double-height ceiling, a private swimming pool, lush landscaped gardens, an impressive collection of Renaissance-style sculptures and décor and an unobstructed view of the lake, this impressive villa exudes classic elegance.