#1 – Foxglove Farm – $4,188,000
741 224th Street, Langley, British Columbia, Canada, V2Y 2K5
This Saturday will mark the highest jackpot ever for Lotto 6/49, an estimated $55 million is at stake and could be won by anybody who buys a ticket. Best of all Canadian lotteries are 100% tax free! So what would you do with the money? Let’s see what kind of real estate you could retire to across Canada. While $55 million is a lot of money, most people would probably play it safe. Foxglove Farm in Langley, BC is listed at just $4,188,000 and sits on 16.55 enchanting acres. The estate includes a private lake, a clock tower, stable with office, riding ring, greenhouse, and even a chapel! The main house is 4,377 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Best of all you’d still have $50,812,000 left over after buying it! To see the entire listing & plenty more pictures click here. This property is listed with Karen & Christina Ashby.
#2 – 48-Acre Pemberton Estate – $4,599,000
1634 Airport Road, Pemberton, British Columbia, Canada
After winning the $55 million Jackpot commuting to work would likely be a thing of the past. If not, don’t worry. This rare estate property has its own helicopter hangar & pad and is only a short 35-minute helicopter ride from Downtown Vancouver. Situated on 48-acres this estate offers extreme privacy and the most spectacular views of Mt. Currie. The main house offers 6,850 square feet with 6 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms. You’d have $50,401,000 left if you paid asking price. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Maggi Thornhill.
#3 – Nova Scotia’s Finest Modern – $6,700,000
115 Gill Cove Road, Ketch Harbour, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3V 1K5
Keeping your privacy is key after winning the lotto so why not relocate to Nova Scotia! This newly built 6,000 square foot modern mansion is situated on a private 40 acre lot with 1,650 feet of oceanfront. Located only a 40 minute drive to the International Airport, or 15 minutes by helicopter, and only a 2-hour flight to New York or Toronto. This unique residence is made up of a series of interlocking pavilions constructed of reinforced concrete and window walls of star fire glass to capture amazing, endless ocean views. You’d still have $48,300,000 left if you paid asking price. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Tradewinds.
#4 – Exquisite Chartwell Residence – $9,980,000
1345 Whitby Road, West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V7S 2N4
You have money to blow and you want the best of the best. Why not purchase this stunning residence in West Vancouver? Designed by a multi-Georgie Award Architect & built by Richlou Construction. Over $1.2 million was spent on tile and stonework alone. Perhaps the most unique & expensive feature of the home is a waterfall feature that appears to stream from the backyard fountain, collecting onto an indoor infinity pond before dropping from a work-of-art glass feature into an elegant mosaic tiled indoor swimming pool! With just over 7,000 square feet this unique residence has 5 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms. You’d still have $45.020,000 left if you paid asking price. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Homeland Realty.
#5 – Ski-In/Ski-Out Whistler Mansion – $11,499,000
2290 Nordic Drive, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, V0N 1B2
Winning $55 million would allow you to buy this Ski-In/Ski-Out residence just as your winter home! Newly constructed in 2012 and designed by Architect Paul Merrick, this stunning 5,750 square foot West Coast residence was built to the highest standard with incomparable attention to detail. Fully gated, this home overlooks the former Olympic Alpine finish-line in winter and acres of greenbelt land for summer. If you bought this as your winter house you’d still have $43,510,000 left to find your main residence. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Maggi Thornhill.
#6 – The Cairns on the Bow – $12,700,000
123 Cairns Landing, Canmore, Alberta, Canada, T1W 3J9
Prominently located in the exclusive gated community of ‘The Cairns on the Bow’ in Canmore, Alberta is this magazine quality mansion. Close to major ski resorts, Downtown Canmore, and golf clubs. Packed with architectural detail including a great hall with towering totem poles, six bedrooms, a hidden staircase leading to a stone wine grotto, and even a Chauffeur’s quarters…yes you can afford to hire a Chauffeur! This lavish residence comes fully furnished and equipped. You’d still have $42,300,000 if you paid asking price for this property. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Rachelle Starnes.
#7 – Majestic Vancouver Residence – $16,800,000
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Winning the lottery would enable you to live in one of West Vancouver’s most prestigious neighbourhoods – Altamont. Set on nearly an acre of private land, this 14,400 square foot mansion was designed by one of Vancouver’s most respected architects. Exceptional quality and design, impressive stonework and hand crafted millwork create a luxurious six bedroom, 10 bathroom family residence with formal Grande Foyer, large entertainment size Living and Dining rooms, garden side Music room, and richly panelled Office and Study. You’d still have $38,200,000 if you paid asking price. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Malcolm Hasman.
#8 – World Class Waterfront – $20,000,000
British Columbia, Canada
Almost everybody has dreamed of living right on the water – now you can! This is a rare opportunity to own British Columbia’s finest and most dramatic coastal property. Fully gated, this 8,468 square foot residence spans over 21 acres with 1,000 feet of natural shoreline and offers total privacy and seclusion. Exposed architectural reinforced concrete walls are combined with Pennsylvania Blue Stone floors and Douglas Fir beams inside to create a delicate warmth. Residents can enjoy the gorgeous waterfront, a dock, boardwalk, sports court, and a helipad. You’d still have $35,000,000 if you paid asking price. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Jamie MacDougall.
#9 – Prestigious Whitby Estates – $22,000,000
West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
$22 million is a big purchase no matter how you look at it, but if you want to live in one of the finest homes you’ll have to shell out the cash. This gated oasis was designed by renowned Architect Geoffrey Lee and is a rare example of high performance construction with a sensational ambience that will thrill your senses. With over 9,000 square feet of living space including 6 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms, this three level residence offers floor to ceilings windows with 220 degree views of the ocean. You’d still have $33,000,000 if you paid asking price. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Malcolm Hasman.
#10 – Sensational European Style Mansion – $28,800,000
5050 Happy Valley Lane, West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V7W 1K8
In the unlikely event a $55 million Lotto Winner was willing to fork over $28.8 million for a new home, this is what they could get! Over 13,000 square feet of world class living on a very private 2.3 acre estate in West Vancouver. This European-styled mansion looks onto stunning ocean views and borders a heritage old growth park in West Van. This elegant mansion is built with quality and artisan craftsmanship, designed with passion and boasts many “one of a kind” and “first of” materials and features. Even with this hefty asking price you’d still have $26,200,000 left over. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Manyee Lui.
#11 – Celine Dion’s Private Island – $29,655,500
Ile Gagnon, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H7L 4N6
With $55 million in the bank there’s the possibility you’re starting to feel like a celebrity. After winning the largest 6/49 Jackpot in Canadian history you would be attracting some unwanted fame, so why not relocated to your very own private island! This architectural gem is owned by Celine Dion and located in Montreal Quebec. A private gated bridge with security post welcomes you onto the island which is completely fenced in for maximum privacy and security. The mansion was custom built in 2001 by Dion and her family and situated on an 830,000 square foot private island. In the style of a French Normand Chateau, the 24,000 square foot residence is completely sheathed in stone with dramatic slate roof. The luxurious classical interiors are unrivaled in their finishing and detailing. This unique offering is sold fully furnished. You’d still have $25,344,500 left if you paid asking price. To see the entire listing & more pictures click here. This property is listed with Joseph Montanaro.
You Can’t Have This
Point Grey, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Even with your new fortune in the bank it’s just not enough to get the owner of this palatial compound to hand over the keys. Recently labeled as British Columbia’s Most Expensive Residence, this 1.7 acre estate is set on the prestigious Belmont Avenue in Point Grey. There is said to be nearly 45,000 square feet of development, which took six years to complete. BCAsessement most recently gave it a value of $39,269,000 – but even if it were for sale one could expect it to fetch well over $50 million. This one is out of reach! To learn more about it click here.