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View  from the Lake




Front aerial view


Hall way in the Gates House

Fire Place in the Gates House



World's richest man,
Bill Gates family lives in the exclusive suburb of Medina,Washington,  in a huge earth-sheltered house in the side of a hill overlooking Lake Washington.

Bill Gates house encompasses more than 66,000 square feet which is equal to 1.5 acres.The major rooms include 7 bedrooms, 24 bathrooms, six kitchens, and six fireplaces.

The address of the mansion is 1835 73rd Ave NE, Medina, WA 98039.

House is very modern, 21st century house in the "Pacific lodge" style, with advanced electronic systems everywhere & great Interior design. In one respect though it is more like an 18th or 19th century mansion, It has a large private library with a domed reading room. While it does have a classic flavour, It has many unique qualities.

Among the many genius marvels that are integrated into the home for the latest in modern conveniences are revolving works of art.

Floors are pressure sensitive, at any given time family member or security can know who is in the residence by the weight of their footsteps in Bill Gates home.

Lights would automatically come on when you came in. Speakers would be hidden beneath the wallpaper to allow music to follow you from room to room. Portable touch pads would control everything from the TV sets to the temperature and the lights, which would brighten or dim to fit the occasion or to match the outdoor light.

Visitors to the Bill Gates House are surveyed and given a microchip upon entrance. This small chip sends signals throughout the home, and a given room's temperature and other conditions will change according to preset user preferences. In 2009, property taxes on the home were reported to be US $1.063 million on a total assessed value of US$147.5 million.

Inside this luxury Bill Gates house plan you will find
 
Swimming pool
size 17 × 60 foot (5.1 × 18.2 metre),

The 17-by-60-foot swimming pool has an underwater music system and a floor painted in a fossil motif. Swimmers can dive under a glass wall and emerge outdoors by a terrace. Locker room off the pool has four showers and two baths.

Grand staircase
size 92 feet long and 63 feet high with 84 steps,

Towering Douglas fir beams support the stainless-steel roof and are surrounded by walls of glass, concrete, and stone. While much of the residence is buried into the hillside, windows on the lakefront side provide views of Seattle to the west. There are 84 steps down from the entrance to the ground floor. The vertigo-inclined can take an elevator.

Theater with apx 20 seat, Size: 1,500 ft.

The 20-seat art deco theater is outfitted with plush chairs, couches, and a popcorn machine. Screen is HDTV capable. 

Library, Size: 2,100 sq. ft.

The ornate, paneled library has a domed reading room with oculus (light well), fireplace, and two secret pivoting bookcases, one containing a bar. It's the fitting home for Leonardo da Vinci's 16th-century notebook, the Codex Leicester, which Bill Gates bought for $30.8 million.


Reception hall capacity more than 150 people at a time in the house, Size: 2,300 sq. ft.

Partly below ground, the reception hall can seat 150 people for a sit-down dinner or hold 200 for a cocktail party. A 6-foot-wide fireplace, faced in limestone, commands one wall. Another wall is dominated by a 22-foot-wide video display made up of 24 rear-projection television monitors, each with a 40-inch screen.

Exercise room, Size: 2,500 sq. ft.

Includes sauna, steam room, separate men's and women's lockers, and a trampoline room with a 20-foot ceiling. Conference facilities, offices, Outdoor sports, courts, and ofcourse
loads of technology.

According to the National Association
of Home Builders, the median American residence size is slightly more than 2,000 square feet. Microsoft founder Bill Gates house is more than 30 times that size.

Inside Garage, you'll find a 1999 Porsche 911 Convertible and 1988 Porsche 959 Coupe. Steven Ballmer drives a 1998 Lincoln Continental. In fact, due to the 959’s questionable emissions and unknown crash ratings, it took a federal law signed by President Clinton  to legally drive his 959 on American roads.


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