If you’re the type of person who enjoys being outside, sometimes being at home can feel like a real drag. Fortunately, some houses combine the best of both worlds, making it possible to embrace the great outdoors even as you relax on the couch. Whether it takes the form of an adorable sunroom or a fabulous covered porch or patio, these luxury spaces ensure that you’re never left wanting, and that any time spent near nature is delightful and comfortable. Keep reading to enjoy our curated selection of exceptional luxury homes with premium outdoor views and spaces from Howard Hanna’s Homes of Distinction program.
306 A 53rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Beautifully and meticulously maintained, this contemporary home displays charm, character, and luxurious comfort alike. In a house that sits just three blocks away from the beach, a sunroom is a delightful addition to an already idyllic living space. Many of the rooms are designed to let the sunshine in, but the sunroom that opens off the dining room embraces this concept to the fullest. Though this house also boasts outdoor decks and a Charleston-style garden, its splendid sunroom ensures that you can enjoy any day “outside” – even a comfortable, lazy Sunday at home.
200 Grey Fox Run, Bentleyville, OH 44022
This terrific Colonial build in Chagrin Valley Trails has many exceptional features, from its hardwood floors to its fully furnished home office. This stunning house also makes it easy to enjoy a beautiful afternoon complete with the sights and sounds of nature. Inside, tall windows and perfect placement have turned a living room into a sunlit nook overlooking the beautiful scenery. Outside, meanwhile, a pavilion with gorgeous wood beams and a cozy fireplace provides the perfect spot to sit and savor each day. With a fabulous pool and extravagant landscaping, this gorgeous property offers resort-style living and promises to make a day at home anything but dull.
221 Chatham Lane, Indiana Township, PA 15238
High ceilings and attention to detail make the interior of this home absolutely beautiful. However, its outdoor setup deserves just as much attention as its interior design. The eat-in kitchen flows out to an amazing covered patio complete with a fabulous log-burning fireplace, where you can settle in and enjoy beautifully manicured perennial gardens and a tranquil pond with waterfalls, set amid wooded acreage. This isn’t the only outdoor space you can enjoy, however! A second stone patio offers another stone fireplace and a built-in grilling area. It’s never been easier to step outside and enjoy the world around you!
225 Andersontown Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
As you drive into this stately property, you’ll immediately take notice of the lovely, professionally designed landscape, combined with the meticulous care of the home and outbuildings. But these enchanting features are just the beginning in a property that contains gardens, decks, benches, a fire pit and eating area, a bocce ball court, a playhouse, and a gazebo! These wonderful spaces make it easy to enjoy every day, as you relax and listen to the finest sounds Mother Nature has to offer. Best of all, these beautiful features are easy to appreciate even on the days you want to stay indoors, thanks to a bright sunroom overlooking the park-like grounds.
2 Edgemoor Lane, Fox Chapel, PA 15238
Built on 9 acres of land and boasting exceptional quality and attention to detail both inside and outside, this exquisite home offers privacy and luxury alike. Window seats and abundant natural light complement a well-equipped kitchen and a richly detailed family room with gas fireplace. Doors lead from the family room to an amazing patio space with an outdoor fireplace, a covered outdoor kitchen and bar area with seating, a heated pool, and a pool house with bath. Best of all, for the days that you just want to lounge indoors, the main-level owner’s suite includes a sunroom-style sitting area that opens to a balcony overlooking the private, serene property.
113 Haverford Road, Fox Chapel, PA 15238
Warm and welcoming, this transitional home is designed for convenience, making it easy to entertain as well as to unwind. Walls of expansive windows, soaring ceilings, and hardwood floors combine with multiple patio spaces to blur the boundary between indoor and outdoor living. The gracious living room opens out to an ample patio, and nearby, the dining room opens to a covered patio space. In this home, comfort will never go out of style!
918 Settlers Ridge, Fox Chapel, PA 15238
Welcome to one of the finest in residences in Fox Chapel Borough! Situated on 2.24 private acres, this custom-built, expansive home offers unobstructed views of nature from its many floor-to-ceiling windows. We’re particularly fond of the vaulted family room, where dramatic windows complement the stone fireplace, making it the perfect spot to enjoy your favorite book – or simply to gaze outdoors. However you choose to spend your time, the wine cellar in this home is sure to help put the finishing touches on your plans each day.
You can discover more luxury homes with sunrooms, covered porches, and other premium additions in Howard Hanna’s Homes of Distinction program via our extensive collection of eBrochures.