According to a Re/Max listing for the Austin, Texas area, Richard Garriott (you know, the guy that created Ultima and Ultima Online) is selling his home, "Britannia Manor II," for the low, low price of $4.1 million. From the listing:
"Britannia Manor II, the captivating & magical estate of Richard Garriott, aka, Lord British, is seeking new stewardship. Situated high on a level 3.99ac hilltop overlooking downtown & a 3,000ac preserve, this home offers amazing architectural details & intrigue plus an “off the grid” energy realm. Features behind the iron gate include a 360 degree observatory w/ telescope atop the approx 4790 sq ft home, pool, grotto, waterfall, +detached studio, separate guest quarters, a/c’d barn, lagoon,lighted track."
It comes with plenty of amenities, including a built-in oven, cook top range, dishwasher and garbage disposal, downdraft, microwave oven, refrigerator, a self-cleaning oven, A/C, and gargoyles. You can take a closer look inside Britannia Manor II via this Re/Max listing.
Thanks to my favorite Ultima site, Ultima Aiera for the story.