A truly magnificent contemporary residence, the Warringah House in Sydney, Australia, is a great example of what can be done with a fresh, green perspective. Designed by Corben Architects with a sophisticated lifestyle flavor, the luxurious house looks like a treasure clad in timber, sandstone, marble and limestone. On sale by Richardson & Wrench for some $5.3 million USD, the most impressive part of the whole house is the vast open-plan living area that overlooks an elegant timber deck and the wet-edge pool. Now if only they could come down on that price a bit… [via Contemporist]