As the seasons change outside our windows, we feel compelled to change our surroundings as well—which means spending time browsing the latest real estate listings in some of our Scouted cities. From a French chateau-inspired abode in New Orleans to a Columbus estate with beautiful architectural details, here are some of our favorite current properties.
602 Timber Terrace // Houston, Texas // Contact: Caroline Bean, Greenwood King Properties, 713.524.0888
The details: 6 bedrooms, 7 full and 2 half bathrooms, 9,342 square feet.
Features we love: This newly built home comes complete with two master suites, a kitchen decked out with top-of-the-line appliances, a dining room with exposed brick and a coffered ceiling, a three-car garage, a glass wine cellar, and a butler’s pantry. An open floor plan provides an enviable flow that encompasses the outdoor spaces as well.
New Orleans, Louisiana
84 Audubon Boulevard // New Orleans, Louisiana // Contact: Lynn Morgan, Keller Williams Realty, 504.473.8320
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 half bathrooms, 6,346 square feet.
Features we love: Modeled after a chateau in the south of France, this Charles Freret-designed home is features a chef’s kitchen, a luxurious master suite, and light-filled rooms in which to entertain. Outside, the idyllic covered patio overlooks the saltwater pool and beautifully manicured yard.
147 East Deshler Avenue // Columbus, Ohio // Contact: Jeff Ruff, Vutech-Ruff Realtors, 614.255.0600
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half bathrooms, 7,626 square feet.
Features we love: Overlooking Schiller Park, this German Village home has 12-foot ceilings, stunning fireplaces, and gorgeous woodworking throughout. Outside, a lovely terrace and knot gardens make this city estate a truly unique gem.
Mobile Bay, Alabama
111 Myrtlewood Lane // Mobile, Alabama // Contact: Melissa Morrissette, LLB&B Inc. Real Estate, 251.709.4736
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 and 1 half bathroom, 5,128 square feet, .79 acres.
Features we love: A historic Creole cottage built in 1836, the Beal-Gaillard-Johnsen house offers all the amenities of modern-day living. With 14-foot ceilings, wide-plank original heart of pine and cypress floors, and a 15-foot-wide entrance hall, this Southern beauty charms as soon as you step through the original cypress front door. Outdoor features include an L-shaped front porch, a saltwater lap pool, and an outdoor fireplace.
St. Paul, Minnesota
710 Linwood Avenue // Saint Paul, Minnesota // Contact: Cari Ann Carter and Stephanie Chandler, Edina Realty, Inc., 612.926.9999
The details: 7 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, 7,494 square feet, .57 acres.
Features we love: This beautiful Georgian Colonial was originally built in 1913 and has been thoughtfully renovated to suit today’s buyers. In addition to the property’s spacious floor plan, highlights include architectural details, an indoor pool located in a solarium with views of the Saint Paul bluffs, and lovely patio areas perfect for outdoor entertaining.
4944 Rolling Road // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Murdoch Matheson, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.296.0134
The details: 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1,744 square feet, 4.16 acres.
Features we love: With nearby vineyards and the Charlottesville downtown mall just a 20-minute drive away, this circa 1885 stucco farmhouse offers the perks of country life with easy access to the city and its surrounding charms. Notable features of this special property include a rooftop terrace, a vegetable garden, and a guest house.
2801 Seminole Street // Coconut Grove, Florida // Contact: Ashley Cusack, EWM Realtors, 305.798.8685
The details: 5 bedrooms, 3 full and 2 half bathrooms, 3,666 square feet.
Features we love: This Coconut Grove home has the perfect combination of an old Florida feel with modern upgrades. Standout features include a spacious master suite with French doors, a covered patio, pool, and guesthouse.
Asheville, North Carolina
2 Cleftridge Court // Asheville, North Carolina // Contact: Vivien Snyder, Beverly-Hanks & Associates, 828.712.4397
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 3,078 square feet, .36 acres.
Features we love: Set in close proximity to trails and shops, this Tudor-inspired home located on a corner lot in the Ramble Biltmore Forest community is ideal for an owner looking to experience all that Asheville has to offer. Rustic accents throughout complement the mountain home feel, while outside a deck, fenced-in yard, and patio contribute to the property’s appeal.