As the first day of spring approaches, the real estate market continue to heat up, and the promise of a new season has us setting our sights on new surroundings. Fortunately, there are plenty of tempting options that are inspiring us to make a move. From an elegant abode in San Antonio, Texas, to a gorgeous home on a sought-after New Orleans street, take a tour of some of our favorite scouted listings.
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS
104 Tomahawk Trail // San Antonio, Texas // Contact: Judy Dalrymple, Phyllis Browning Company, 210.854.8888
The details: 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 2 partial bathrooms, 9,635 square feet, 5 acres
Features we love: This French-style estate with gated entry ensures a high degree of peace and privacy, plus details to spare. Custom millwork, hand-carved front doors, and imported French plaster make this property as unique as it is breathtaking, and soaring ceilings and ample windows provide a bright and spacious feeling throughout the home. Amenities abound, including an in-home sauna, gym, private study, art studio/wood shop, as well as an outdoor kitchen.
3122 East Township Street // Fayetteville, Arkansas // Contact: Portfolio Sotheby’s International Realty, 479.273.6697
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full bathrooms, 1 partial bathroom, 6,793 square feet, 3.28 acres
Features we love: Located on Fayetteville’s highly desirable east side, this home is ideal for entertaining. Exquisite fountains and sprawling lush grounds open to a resort-style pool, hot tub, and outdoor kitchen. The main house features an elegant foyer with designer staircase, custom marble throughout, walk-in wine cellar, gentlemen’s library, and formal dining, while a sophisticated guest house offers a comfortable living area, kitchen, and private bedroom suite.
2301 Woodcliff Road // Huntsville, Alabama // Contact: Julie Lockwood, Van Valkenburgh & Wilkinson, 256.797.4028
GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA
104 West Kemp Road // Greensboro, North Carolina // Contact: Melissa Greer, Berkshire Hathaway, 336.337.5233
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 2 partial bathrooms, 4,595 square feet, 0.65 acres
Features we love: Situated on a tree-lined, waterfront lot in historic Hamilton Lakes, this gorgeous home is perfect for those looking for a delightful escape. Designed by one of North Carolina’s most famous architects, Harry Barton, as his personal residence, the construction and design quality is unparalleled. A guest house with a steam shower and hot tub can be used as an in-law suite, gym, or home office.
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA
1508 Dilworth Road // Charlotte, North Carolina // Contact: Aubrey Grier, Dickens Mitchener Residential Real Estate, 704.502.4612
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full bathrooms, 1 partial bathroom, 5,791 square feet, 0.877 acres
Features we love: This historic estate home is located in one of Charlotte’s most appealing neighborhoods. Newly updated to ensure a modern-luxury lifestyle while still retaining its original charm, and restored by a team of nationally renowned architects and designers, every detail has been considered. With six fireplaces, a gourmet kitchen, and a large pool and spa, it is truly a personal piece of paradise.
9410 Meadowbrook Avenue // Philadelphia, Pennsylvania // Contact: Kim Whetzel, Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty, 215.870.3138
The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 2 partial bathrooms, 9,200 square feet, 1.93 acres
Features we love: Nestled in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia on the edge of Morris Arboretum, this stately manor with excellent curb appeal feels worlds away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Built in 1912, the home was lovingly restored to adhere to its Dutch Colonial Revival style, and has been thoughtfully updated for modern living. The interior boasts five fireplaces, an indoor squash court, custom millwork, a private gym with sauna, and a wine room. Step outside to enjoy the formal gardens, saltwater pool, and outdoor kitchen.
Apache Ranch // Mountain Home, Texas // Contact: Jason Landry, Brinkley Property Group, 214.810.5105
The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 3,000+ square feet, 1,276 acres
Features we love: Embrace Texas country living in this turn-key estate that is the perfect property for hunting enthusiasts. This generously-sized piece of land features a luxurious main house, sizable guest cabin, deer processing barn, horse stalls, a foreman’s house, stocked ponds, and more. Live amongst nature in this home to axis, fallow, black buck antelope, turkey, and dove.
2845 North Santa Ynez Place // Tucson, Arizona // Contact: Marta Harvey, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, 520.906.0367
The details: 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 1 partial bathroom, 7,557 square feet, 1.03 acres
Features we love: Recently renovated, this contemporary villa is located in the private Tucson Country Club Estates. Views of the 10th fairway and Catalina mountains can be seen throughout the bright and welcoming ranch-style home. A charming courtyard and detached guest house ensure plenty of space for family and guests alike.
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
34 Audubon Boulevard // New Orleans, Louisiana // Contact: Lynn Morgan, 504.473.8320
The details: 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 1 partial bathroom, 3,684 square feet
Features we love: Classic and modern living converge in this stunning uptown abode situated on one of New Orleans’s most sought-after streets. From the gorgeous white kitchen to the magical backyard, exquisite details to beautiful built-ins, every space impresses.
1750 Wewatta Street #1528 // Denver, Colorado // Contact: Tanya Heller, Slifer, Smith & Frampton Real Estate, 303.623.1500
The details: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 984 square feet
Features we love: Enjoy the epitome of city living in this stunning condominium. Conveniently located in the trendy Union Market neighborhood, this 15th-floor residence offers exceptional views of the downtown Denver skyline. Calcutta marble features in the bathroom, custom closets, and motorized Lutron shades are only a few of the numerous luxury upgrades featured in this well-appointed one-bedroom.