Early June is an ideal time to house hunt. You’re in a transitional mind already, and lush summer landscapes make every listing seem even more enticing. Here, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite properties that are currently on the market. From a secluded estate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to a gorgeous getaway in Nantucket, Massachusetts, these are truly unique homes.
UPPER ANDORRA, PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA
8520 Hagy’s Mill Road // Upper Andorra, Philadelphia // Contact: Mark Malfara and Michael Sivel, The Sivel Group
The details: 6 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 half bathrooms, 8,055 square feet, 1.27 acres
Features we love: Surrounded by 300 permanently preserved acres, this property is an oasis within city limits. Original details from the circa 1860 structure, such as crown moldings, beamed ceilings, and pocket doors, add charm and interest, while modern amenities, such as a chef’s kitchen with large center island and an infinity pool with hot tub, make this a one-of-a-kind opportunity.
2417 Palmer Drive // Keswick, Virginia // Contact: Liz Raney, Loring Woodriff Real Estate Associates
The details: 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 2,176 square feet, 4.18 acres
Features we love: Built in 1930, this cottage located just 10 minutes from downtown Charlottesville is an absolute gem. A whitewashed vaulted living room is bright and airy, while two floors of screen porches bring the outside in.
222 Ridge Drive // Jackson, Mississippi // Contact: Bethany Johnson, Nix-Tann Realtors
The details: 5 bedrooms, 6 full and 2 partial bathrooms, 8,005 square feet
Features we love: Situated on an entire city block, this classic Georgian home features an open kitchen and living area, a custom library, and plenty of entertaining spaces. Outside, exquisite gardens, a pool, courtyard, patios, and terrace enhance the park-like setting.
220 East Galloway Drive // Memphis, Tennessee // Contact: Elizabeth Scott, Hobson Realtors
The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 full and 3 half bathrooms, .67 acres
Features we love: This home stuns from the moment you set foot inside, thanks to an impressive two-story entry. Featuring a gorgeous new luxury master bath by RKA Construction, as well as ample windows that let the light in and lovely outdoor spaces, this gated abode in a highly sought after area is a show-stopper.
651 Almeria Avenue // Coral Gables, Florida // Contact: JJ Snow Hansen, Lowell International Realty
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full and one half bathrooms, 3,485 square feet
Features we love: This special listing has a serious political pedigree: It’s the home of former Florida Governor and presidential candidate Jeb Bush. The luxurious townhome in Alameria Row includes an open kitchen with Calcutta marble countertops and top-of-the-line appliances, as well as two master suites, a guest house, and a private courtyard.
1 Mariner Way // Nantucket, Massachusetts // Contact: Brian Sullivan, Fisher Real Estate
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, .11 acres
Features we love: This recently completed property comes fully furnished with custom pieces, thoughtful design elements, and luxurious touches. In addition to being a gorgeous abode, the home’s location is enviable as well: it is just moments from town, the Great Harbor Yacht Club, the creeks of Monomoy, and the new in-town bike path.
7207 Dunroven Lane // Rogers, Arkansas // Contact: Lauren Boozman Northey, Portfolio Luxury Real Estate
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 3 half bathrooms, 8,307 square feet, 1.6 acres
Features we love: With its French-inspired architecture and private location on a premier golf-front lot, this property exudes elegance. Standout features include a dramatic marble entry hall, an expansive covered veranda, a terrace balcony, and more.
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS
134 West Elsmere Place // San Antonio, Texas // Contact: Ann Van Pelt, Phyllis Browning Co.
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full and one half bathrooms, 4,529 square feet
Features we love: This three-story English Tudor house has excellent curb appeal, thanks to a slate roof, wonderful brick work, and beautiful landscaping. Inside, the master retreat includes a sitting area, fireplace, multiple closets, and marble bath, while the chef’s kitchen will delight owners who like to entertain.
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