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Old January 13th, 2006, 03:28 PM   #1
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Bill Gates' mansion

What do you think of The Gates estate in Medina?

http://www.usnews.com/usnews/tech/billgate/gates.htm

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Old January 13th, 2006, 09:03 PM   #2
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Old January 14th, 2006, 04:05 AM   #3
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cant help being rich ey Bill???.............
nice.........
i like the private beach.............
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Old January 14th, 2006, 04:59 AM   #4
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Wow, it looks great.
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Old January 14th, 2006, 05:03 AM   #5
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he is a poor rich boy

amazing house!
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Old January 14th, 2006, 05:09 AM   #6
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you would think with the money he has he would pull a citizen Kain on us and build a Xanadu. Im kind of disapointed by the house.
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Old January 14th, 2006, 05:15 AM   #7
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you would think with the money he has he would pull a citizen Kain on us and build a Xanadu. Im kind of disapointed by the house.
I read somewhere that most of the house is underground, so what you see in these pictures is only the tip of the iceberg.
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Old January 14th, 2006, 05:30 AM   #8
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well thats more like it.

Billy got a secret underground empire going on. much better.
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Old January 14th, 2006, 12:30 PM   #9
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Looks like that house in that upcoming horror movie about that babysitter thing.
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Old January 14th, 2006, 12:55 PM   #10
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Crap pics - can't you post any better ones?
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Old January 14th, 2006, 01:03 PM   #11
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Why is it that people with money nearly always have the most uninspiring and bland homes? (At least on the outside). I'm sure the interior would be something along the lines of Willy Wonka's chocolate factory.
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Old January 14th, 2006, 01:47 PM   #12
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boring. Probably all super-wired up, but boring
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Old January 14th, 2006, 02:26 PM   #13
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I like it, the atmosphere's pleasant. Lot of nature and looks like a relaxing place.
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Old January 14th, 2006, 02:33 PM   #14
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He also owns a house at the Royal Crescent in Bath, England according to the locals.

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Old January 14th, 2006, 02:43 PM   #15
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with all the money he has, this house doesn't surprise me.
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Old January 15th, 2006, 04:38 AM   #16
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Supposedly, the house is so wired that it recognizes each family member's presence in the room and adjusts lights, heating, color, etc. to that person's preference.
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Old January 16th, 2006, 08:34 PM   #17
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it looks great and is very well integrated in the landscape!!
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Old January 16th, 2006, 08:42 PM   #18
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I don't like it
I like modern houses or flats on a high-rise
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Old January 19th, 2006, 08:22 AM   #19
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did anyone actually read the article? Awesome house.
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Old January 19th, 2006, 08:24 AM   #20
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Actually it's a cool house. It may look small on the picture but the house is actaully huge with much of it, underground and wired!

It's also home to Leonardo Da Vinci's Codex, which he bought for $37 million
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