As we round out what has been a very interesting year, one in which we have spent copious amounts of time at home, the desire to find yourself in a new abode may be stronger than ever. If relocating is on your mind, the Scouted real estate market offers many alluring opportunities, from a 17-acre sports-lovers paradise in Hunt Country to a lovely waterfront cottage in Mobile Bay. Here are some of our favorite listings available right now.
9113 Orleans Walk Cove // Germantown, Tennessee // Contact: Max Rubenstein, Keller Williams Realty, 901.261.7900
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 1 half bathrooms, 5,670 square feet, 0.36 acres
Features we love: This French Country-style stunner, boasts ensuite bathrooms and walk-in closets in each of its four generously sized bedrooms. A chef’s kitchen, complete with a prep sink, washing sink, beverage fridge, and walk-in pantry, make it the ideal oasis for those that love to cook. An outdoor fireplace, built-in grill, and beautifully landscaped yard, round out this suburban oasis.
Charlotte, North Carolina
631 Museum Drive // Charlotte, North Carolina // Contact: Vicky Mitchener, Dickens Mitchener Residential Real Estate, 703.517.0177
The details: 6 bedrooms, 6 full and 2 half bathrooms, 7,378 square feet, 0.91 acres
Features we love: Amenities abound in this impressive Eastover residence, including a home-gym, game room, media room, library, and outdoor pool and hot tub. An expansive main house, detached three-car garage, and well-appointed guest house above, provide ample space for a large family or those that enjoy hosting.
443 Newman Avenue SE // Huntsville, Alabama // Contact: Julie Lockwood, Van Walkenburgh & Wilkinson, 256.797.4028
The details: 4 bedrooms, 2 full and 3 half bathrooms, 4,077 square feet, 0.35 acres
Features we love: Located in the desirable Twickenham Historic District of Downtown Huntsville, this charming bungalow was recently renovated and expanded. The covered rear porch, private courtyard and plunge pool (paired with the temperate Huntsville climate) make this a wonderful choice for someone looking for an indoor/outdoor lifestyle.
1125 Bridlewood Lane // Lexington, Kentucky // Contact: Whitney Durham, Bluegrass Sotheby’s International Realty, 859.268.0099
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 3 half bathrooms, 11,351 square feet, 9.81 acres
Features we love: This Georgian-style estate sits on 9.81 acres of well-maintained land. The gated entry and tree-lined driveway provide the tranquil privacy of a country estate, while still being located within Lexington’s city limits. Custom millwork and cabinetry throughout the stunning kitchen make it truly one of a kind. Step out of the bright, spacious great room to find the pool and picturesque pastoral views beyond.
810 Westover Road // Richmond, Virginia // Jeannette Mock, The Steele Group Sotheby’s International Realty, 804.714.6469
The details: 4 bedrooms, 3 full and 1 half bathrooms, 4,655 square feet, 0.36 acres
Features we love: This striking, modern home, with floor to ceiling windows and glass walls, is the perfect space for those looking for natural light and an open concept layout. Views of Shield Lake and William Byrd Park can be seen throughout the main level and three upstairs bedrooms. A state-of-the-art hydronic heating system within the chic concrete floors is used to warm the entire first level of the home. The streamlined, stylish kitchen features custom black walnut cabinets, a Sub-Zero refrigeration/freezer and Wolf range.
Hunt Country, Virginia
14416 Loyalty Road // Leesburg, Virginia // Contact: Jackie Wynn, McEnearney Associates, 540.454.1452
The details: 5 bedrooms, 8 full and 3 half bathrooms, 12,708 square feet, 17 acres
Features we love: Only a short drive from downtown Leesburg, this stately home offers the feeling of country-living with the amenities of being close to town. Sitting on 17 acres of land and offering panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this remarkable estate features a number of can’t miss luxuries. Complete with its own fitness center, basketball court, baseball field, and two-lane bowling alley, this property is the ideal for those that crave activity.
Park City, Utah
9045 Twin Peaks Drive // Kamas, Utah // Contact: Rachel Taylor Retzer and Molly Doilney Crosswhite, Summit Sotheby’s International Realty, 435.655.1024 and 435.602.9224
The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 full and 3 half bathrooms, 5,459 square feet, 1.65 acres
Features we love: This modern mountain home offers the coziness of a winter retreat, with the functionality of a primary residence. The contemporary kitchen features a large island and butler’s pantry, making it perfect for entertaining. The luxurious master suite boasts a private balcony and library/office space. As an added bonus, a Talisker Club Membership is included in the purchase price, which provides owners with amenities galore.
Mobile Bay, Alabama
17401 Scenic Highway 408 // Fairhope, Alabama // Contact: Courtney & Morris Real Estate, 251.270.7149
The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 3,268 square feet, 1.69 acres
Features we love: Located on the Boardwalk of historic Point Clear, this bay front property includes a main cottage and bonus guest house. The screened porch off the main house is the perfect place to enjoy the dazzling waterfront views. Direct access to Mobile Bay, a sandy beach, and wharf with multiple boat lifts elicits a year-round vacation vibe.
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
6670 N Lower Cascade Drive // Jackson, Wyoming // Contact: Caroline Carpenter, Jackson Hole Sotheby’s International Realty, 307.226.0220
The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 6,734 square feet, 4.07 acres
Features we love: This expansive home offers 360 degree mountain views, with natural ponds on both sides, and a lovely waterfall off of the back patio. We love the great room with a gourmet kitchen that opens up to a heated stone patio overlooking the water to the Tetons. The home also offers a media/game room, wine cellar, and a home office.