On The Market: July 2018 Scouted Listings
The school year will be here before you know it, so if you’re looking to relocate (or simply browsing) the Scouted real estate market is full of opportunities. From an elegant home, including a garden courtyard, pond, pool and rolling green lawns, in New Jersey to a classic Georgetown four-story with plenty of space to entertain and off-street parking here are some of our favorite listings available right now.
NORTHERN NEW JERSEY
587 Van Beuren Road // Harding TWP., New Jersey // Contact: Nancy Cook, Turpin Realty, 973-727-7614
The details: 4 bedrooms, 3.2 bathrooms, 5.02 acres.
Features we love: Glynden, as this 1928 residence is called, is the perfect blend of a English Manor and French Normandy architecture, lending the home an elegant, sophisticated air. The craftsmanship throughout is something you don’t find today, from beautiful moldings gracing the high ceilings to impeccable hardwood floors, and makes this home a perfect fit among its Revolutionary War era neighbors. The grounds, including a garden courtyard, pond, pool and rolling green lawns, complete this statuesque home.
2915 O ST NW, WASHINGTON, DC // Georgetown // Contact: Nancy Taylor Bubes, Washington Fine Properties, 202-386-7813
The Details: 7 bedrooms, 7.1 bathrooms.
Features we love: Nestled in Georgetown’s beautiful East Village, this four-story home is an entertainer’s paradise. The main level’s large kitchen and family room flows out to a picturesque private rear garden that features three fountains — the perfect spot for a relaxing morning cappuccino or evening cocktail hour.
4906 Park Lane // Dallas, Texas // Contact: Christy Berry, Compass Real Estate, 214-693-1600
The details: 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 10,005 square feet, 5 acres.
Features we love: Located in Preston Hollow, this property can truly only be described as a compound. The main house has all the luxuries and space one would desire, but it’s the extensive amenities throughout the estate that has us wowed. From a guest house that allows full privacy, to the outdoor cabana with a kitchen and fireplace, to the tennis courts, pool and outdoor living area and loggia, this home is a welcome respite right in the heart of the city.
2800 Dorchester South Road // Columbus, Ohio // Contact: Jeff Ruff, VUTECH / Ruff, 614-225-0600
The details: 4 bedrooms, 5.2 bathrooms, 5,142 square feet.
Features we love: This new construction in timeless, mid-century style is the ideal home for entertaining. The cook’s kitchen, with a 15-foot island that seats at least 10, has ample room for hosting expansive dinner parties. Multiple flexible spaces, like three family suites, media room and the two-story living room, offers room for everyone to spread out.
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS
101 Aylesbury Hill Street // San Antonio, Texas // Contact: Krista Boazman, Phyllis Browning Co., 210-316-4110
The details: 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathrooms, 4,380 square feet.
Features we love: This home in bucolic Terrell Hills has been updated with a modern edge. Gorgeous spaces abound, including the chef’s kitchen. But we fell hard for the master suite that features poolside French doors and a spa-like ensuite bath with a square soaking tub that feels like a true retreat.
15565 Hawks Landing Drive// Rogers, Arkansas // Midtown Associates, 479-268-5170
The Details: 4 bedrooms, 2.1 bathrooms, 3,535 square feet, 3.93 acres.
Features we love: It’s hard not to embrace the lovely whitewashed serenity in this lakeside home. The open floor plan, with windows and sliding glass doors across the full length of the house, let in natural light and allow for endless serene views. The master bath with a luxurious soaking tub and your very own boat slip make this home a true getaway.
ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA
284 McLain Branch Road // Lake Toxaway, North Carolina // Contact: Witherspoon Platt Associates, 828.877.6404
The details: 4 and 6 stall barn with 70 x 80 foot covered arena; one-bedroom cabin; site for build to suit home.
Features we love: The McLain Branch Farm is the ultimate horse property that’s bordered on two sides by the lush Pisgah National Forest. A custom luxury wooden horse barns features a wash area, laundry and office, in addition to 10 stalls. We’ve fallen hard for the adorable one-bedroom antique wood cabin that’s tucked into the woods overlooking the farm. But the sky’s the limit with the perfect spot to build your dream home.
3645 Barrow Wood Lane // Lexington, Kentucky // Contact: Whitney Durham, Bluegrass Sotheby’s, 859.983.9500
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5.2 bathrooms, 6,895 square feet
Features we love: This estate in central Lexington showcases gorgeous gardens, a lush lawn and a zen-like burbling creek. No doubt the grand marble, two-story foyer is a show stopper, but we were smitten with all the entertaining spaces, like the billiards room, theater room complete with a projector and hidden screen, plus the full bar and wine room.