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Art & Architecture

On The Rocks: 9 Seriously Stunning Homes on Cliffs

There are houses, and then there are houses clearly fit for a badass. I don't know what it is about homes perched on top of cliffs (or literally built into one), but something about their style screams both Tony Stark and James Bond. Architects all over the world have taken on the challenge of building properties on waterfront cliffs and looming city hills with great success.

From way up above Los Angeles to incredibly terrifying cliffs in Australia, here's nine cliff homes (and one town!) that are sheer architectural masterpieces. Now if only Tony Stark's cliffside Malibu home in Iron Man was actually real...