3030 Chain Bridge Road NW in Washington, D.C.
Three weeks into the season, the traditional hallmarks of spring are everywhere—flowers blooming, birds chirping, and “For Sale” signs on lawns left and right. From a spectacular five-part regency style stucco home in a premier Washington, D.C. location to a grand Miami estate featuring wrap-around porches and an enviable pool, here’s a tour of some of our favorite Scouted listings right now:
3030 Chain Bridge Road NW // Washington, D.C. // Contact: Marc Fleisher, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty, 202.438.4880
The details: 8 bedrooms, 10 full and 3 partial baths, 14,744 square feet, .89 acres.
Features we love: No detail was overlooked in this elegant stucco home situated on nearly an acre of beautifully landscaped land in Washington, D.C. Meticulously constructed by The Banks Development Co. and designed by Jones Boer Architects, the home echoes early 18th century English architectural works by Sir John Nash. Inside, hand-carved stone mantels and custom millwork trim and cabinetry grace the thoughtfully proportioned rooms, while exterior features include a gracious porch overlooking the rear lawn, a limestone dining terrace, a lower garden centered on a limestone pool pavilion, and plenty of hedges and shade trees for privacy.
684 Ivy Depot Road // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Ann Hay Hardy, 202.297.0228, and Murdoch Matheson, 434.981.7439, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full baths, 5,420 square feet, 4.05 acres.
Features we love: This charming farmhouse built circa 1850 is located just five minutes from Charlottesville on a beautiful 4-acre piece of property in the heart of Ivy. Thoughtfully restored and updated, the home features copper roofing, beautiful landscaping, rustic details, and a well-appointed guest house.
5800 SW 93 Street // Pinecrest, Florida // Contact: Ashley Cusack, EWM Realtors, 305.798.8685
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, 8,149 square feet.
Features we love: With wrap-around porches surrounded by lush green spaces and an enviable pool, it’s almost easy to overlook the spacious kitchen and bedrooms filled with natural light.
13 White House Drive // Poquoson, Virginia // Contact: Stephen Abbitt, Abbitt Realty Group, 757.253.7600
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, 5,400 square feet.
Features we love: A beautiful backyard complete with dock and boathouse provide lovely views and water access. Inside, light-filled rooms and ample closets make for comfortable living.
122 W Watkins Street // Lookout Mountain, Tennessee // Contact: Chattanooga Property Shop, 423.664.1900
The details: 6 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 half baths, 6,585 square feet, 1.97 acres.
Features we love: Those who enjoy hosting might want to consider relocating to this mountain home, which features entertaining spaces indoors and out and a chef’s kitchen. Beautiful landscaping, stonework, and a pool enhance the lovely 2-acre property.
4012 Dover Road // Durham, North Carolina // Contact: Mary Rae Hunter, Urban Durham Realty, 919.810.7005
The details: 5 bedrooms, 3 full and 2 half baths, 4,591 square feet.
Features we love: Located on 2.84 acres overlooking the Donald J. Ross Golf Course, this gracious estate in Hope Valley features a bluestone terrace and walkways, a light-filled living room, and a state-of-the-art kitchen.
900 Rockford // High Point, North Carolina // Contact: Katie Redhead, Tyler Redhead & McAlister Real Estate, 336.274.1717
The details: 6 bedrooms, 7 full and 3 half baths, 9,400-11,000 square feet, 5.26 acres.
Features we love: This gated 1930s Tudor property with impressive architectural pedigree has incredible grounds and beautiful original details. The four-level estate includes a sauna, spa, and exercise room as well as a lower-level bar and walk-in safe.