India’s wealthiest truly have luxurious tastes and live in prestigious residences. But to enjoy a velvet frame daily, you have to pay the price. We’re talking about billionaire homes, the villas that alone represent the GDP of some countries, here are the top 10 of the most expensive houses in India:
- Antilia – 12,000 Crores –
In India, the most expensive house is of the Indian richest businessman Mukesh Ambani. The architectural design of Antilia has been fashioned along the lines of the lotus and the sun. The top six floors of the building have been set aside as the private full-floor residential area. It is also designed to withstand a magnitude 8 earthquake.
The architectural design of Antilia has been fashioned along the lines of the lotus and the sun. The top six floors of the building have been set aside as the private full-floor residential area. It is also designed to withstand a magnitude 8 earthquake. The building was designed by two US architecture firms Perkins & Will, based in Dallas, and Hirsch Bedner Associates, based in Los Angeles. They were consulted after Nita Dalal Ambani was impressed by the contemporary Asian interiors at the Mandarin Oriental, New York, also designed by them.
The building plan was approved by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation in 2003.
- JK House – 6000 crores –
Raymond Group chairman Gautam Singhania owned the second most expensive and tallest private house in India. JK house spread over 16,000 square feet has more than 30 floors out of which 6 are for parking only.
- Abode – 5000 crores
After the Mukesh Ambani Italia, his brother anil Ambani also owned the most expensive house wroth of 5000crore.
Spread over 16,000 square feet, Abode is ranked 3rd in the list which is owned by Anil Ambani. The house is almost 70 meters high and has a helipad with a few helicopters.
- Jatia House – 425 crores –
With 20 bedrooms Jatia House is spread across 30,000 square feet with wall claddings and ceilings made of Burma Teakwood owned by KM Birla.
- Mannat – 200 crores –
The beautiful home of Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan’s Mannat is considered one of the most luxurious houses in the country. The house lives up to the superstar’s reputation. It is located in the Bandra area of Mumbai and is valued at Rs 200 crore.
- Ratan Tata‘s Retirement home – 150 crores –
Ratan Tata is a well-known business-man of India. The house of Tata Group owner Ratan Tata is also very luxurious. Located in Colaba, Mumbai, the value of this house is estimated at Rs 150 crores. Spread over 13,350 sq ft, this house is quite special.