Set behind the gates of Toscana Country Club near Palm Springs, this home takes its design cues from Early California architecture. Combining tile, stone, ironwork and wood, the courtyard-style house features wood ceilings, covered walkways and archways.
Location: 43255 Via Siena, Indian Wells 92210
Asking price: $4.495 million
Year built: 2009
House size: Four bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, 6,545 square feet
Lot size: 0.44 acre
Features: Pocket doors, library/study, 3,500-bottle wine room, two-bedroom guesthouse, two offices, laundry/craft room, infinity-edge swimming pool, spa, waterfall, outdoor fireplace
About the area: In the third quarter last year, 27 single-family homes sold in the 92210 ZIP Code at a median price of $660,000, according to DataQuick. That was a 19% increase from the third quarter of 2011.