On the Market: February 2018 Scouted Listings
With spring still weeks away, now is the perfect time to get a jump on the house hunt, whether you’re seeking a new primary residence or a place to escape throughout the year. From a Palm Beach gem to a country estate just 45 minutes from New York City to a waterfront Virginia retreat, here are some of our favorite current Scouted listings.
Palm Beach, Florida
3510 North Flagler Drive // West Palm Beach, Florida // Contact: Sabra Kirkpatrick, Brown Harris Stevens of Palm Beach, 561.628.2077
The details: 4 bedrooms, 3 full and one half bathrooms, 6,483 square feet
Features we love: Located on the Intracoastal Waterway and in close proximity to Worth Avenue, this brick Colonial home boasts views of Palm Beach from nearly every vantage point, plus a private, 121-foot sandy white beach. Standout features include a chef’s kitchen, a detached air conditioned cabana, and an infinity pool.
Northern New Jersey
121 Lees Hill Road // Harding Township, New Jersey // Contact: Lois Schneider Realtor, 908.277.1398
The details: 5 bedrooms, 6 full and 3 half bathrooms, 8.12 acres.
Features we love: Set on over 8 acres of meticulously maintained grounds featuring gardens, an orchard, a spring fed pond, and more, Hedgerow Farm offers a country estate experience just 45 minutes from New York City. The custom built home includes an inviting entry hall that extends to the rear of the home, where French doors open up to a bluestone terrace offering stunning views; a designer kitchen with high-end appliances; elegant yet comfortable living spaces; and an enviable master suite. Also included in the property is a two-bedroom guesthouse that was built in 1850 and has been completely renovated.
4510 Old Farm Circle // Huntsville, Alabama // Contact: Julie Lockwood, Van Valkenburgh & Wilkinson Properties, 256.797.4028
The details: 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 6,898 square feet.
Features we love: This custom built home is equipped with a gourmet kitchen, exercise room, media room, and wine cellar, as well as a covered back porch with views of the valley. A 3-car garage with side entry—plus additional parking—makes the home easily accessible for owners and visitors alike.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
8 Country Club Place // Baton Rouge, Louisiana // Contact: The Landers Team, 225.615.7755
The details: 4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 6,063 square feet.
Features we love: Situated just across from Baton Rouge Country Club, this three-story town home offers sophisticated living plus golf course views. The first-floor master suite features beautiful custom cabinetry, while the main living area located on the second floor allows residents and visitors to take in the surrounding area, and the third floor is home to a media room, wet bar, and storage closet. A courtyard with a small pool and waterfall creates a special outdoor space.
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
3115 Water Cress Lane // Jackson, Wyoming // Contact: Mercedes Huff, Jackson Hole Sotheby’s International Realty, 307.690.9000, or Jill Sassi, Jackson Hole Sotheby’s International Realty, 307.690.4529
The details: 5 bedrooms, 6 full and 2 half baths, 14,421 square feet, 3.21 acres.
Features we love: Located on two lots in 3 Creek Ranch and offering views of the Grand Tetons, this home is the perfect retreat for those who love the Jackson Hole lifestyle. Materials including South American stone, handcrafted metal, and exotic wood help put a modern spin on the lodge-style home, which boasts two master suites, an impressive great room, a top-of-the-line kitchen, and multiple fireplaces.
1600 S Jahncke Avenue // Covington, Louisiana // Contact: Jennifer Rice, Dorian Bennett Sotheby’s International Realty, 985.892.1478
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 5,291 square feet, 1.178 acres.
Features we love: This renovated 90-year-old home in the heart of Old Covington sits on manicured grounds that include a courtyard with wisteria-covered trellises, a pool with slate patio, and separate guest quarters. Inside features include heart of pine and marble floors throughout, a master wing with two master suites, and a beautiful kitchen with honed marble countertops.
San Antonio, Texas
701 Grandview // San Antonio, Texas // Contact: Phyllis Browning, Phyllis Browning Co., 210.829.2500
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and one half bathrooms, 8,369 square feet.
Features we love: Exquisite details and careful craftsmanship make this Terrell Hills home luxurious yet welcoming. Buyers will love the top-of-the-line open kitchen, thoughtfully planned entertaining spaces, spacious master bedrooms, and multiple balconies and patios.
118 Rappahannock Drive // Irvington, Virginia // Contact: David and Katie Horsley Dew, Isabell K. Horsley Real Estate, 804.436.3106
The details: 4 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half baths, 6075 square feet.
Features we love: Dating from 1896, this property on Carters Creek is a wonderful opportunity for someone looking for a one-of-a-kind waterfront retreat. In addition to beautiful views, the property has a private pier, a pool, a cabana, and a screened porch perfect for entertaining. Interior perks include a spacious kitchen and ample entertaining spaces, all set against a backdrop of the surrounding waterfront beauty.
Hill Country, Texas
888 Bear Creek Road // Kerrville, Texas // Contact: Dwaine Rivers, Phyllis Browning Co., 210.698.4700
The details: 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,828 square feet, 103 acres.
Features we love: An equestrian enthusiast’s paradise, this property includes a professionally designed 11-stall barn with a feed room, tack room, and guest apartment. The property includes three homes, with the owner’s residence situated close to the barn. Rustic features throughout give the home a comfortable country feel, and a large outdoor entertaining area allows for impressive views of the property.
Fort Worth, Texas
3632 Middlewood Drive // Fort Worth, Texas // Contact: Laura Hamilton, Burt Ladner Real Estate, 817.846.6120
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 en-suite bathrooms and 2 half bathrooms, 5,716 square feet.
Features we love: This stunning home located on a private cul-de-sac has fine finishes and exquisite details throughout. From the beautiful entryway with custom arches to the soaring ceilings to the architecturally designed swimming pool, this house is a gem inside and out.
8630 Albury Court // Powell, Ohio // Contact: Ackermann and Associates, 614.855.2822
The details: 6 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, 8,200 square feet, 2.53 acres.
Features we love: A wooded surrounding gives this French country estate-inspired home a secluded feel, while its open floor plan and rustic touches make it an ideal family home. With a garden courtyard that’s ideal for entertaining and a screened porch perfect for watching wildlife, this property is a must-see for those seeking both comfort and privacy.
Greensboro, North Carolina
2302 Princess Ann Street // Greensboro, North Carolina // Contact: Marti Tyler, Tyler Redhead & McAlister Real Estate, 336.210.7503
The details: 6 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half bathrooms, 7,300 square feet, 1.63 acres.
Features we love: This beautiful Old Irving Park home combines spacious comfort with an ideal location. Insider, residents will enjoy an English great room, gallery, and high ceilings. Outside, features include a gazebo, hot tub, and grill.