By Lydia Geisel | November 1, 2016 | Home & Real Estate
Nothing beats grilling out, drinking wine, and enjoying the company of good friends in the fall. Observing autumn’s splendor just got a lot easier at these homes that have lush backyard spaces made for entertaining.
Ideal for hosting an elegant outdoor get-together, this East Hampton property sits on approximately two acres of land, has four additional outbuildings, and, most importantly, its very own apple orchard. Sip on hot apple cider and dig into a slice of your go-to pie at this outdoor oasis that has room for everyone. $22.5 million; contact Douglas Elliman Real Estate agent Linda Haugevik, 537-4504
Seeking inescapable serenity? This 25-acre estate offers complete privacy, an artful interior, and breathtaking views of the grounds. Embrace sweater weather in the open air while catching up with close friends over classic comfort food. $16.995 million, contact Corcoran Group Real Estate agent Susan Breitenbach, 875-6000
An intimate entertaining haven awaits at this Tuscan-styled villa that sits along Burnett Creek. The enchanting 1920s home comes with an attached screened-in dining area so, you can soak in fall foliage as you feast on more informal occasions. $9 million; contact Sotheby’s International Realty agent Beate V. Moore, 537-6000
Ditch the restaurant scene for a fun night of cooking at this abode. This three-story Victorian stunner comes with a spacious lounging area and plenty of room for hosting an unforgettable party. Other backyard bonuses include a gunite pool and an outdoor fireplace. $14.2 million; contact Douglas Elliman Real Estate agent Michaela Keszler, 204-2743
Designed by renowned architects Alfredo De Vido and Maziar Behrooz, this ultra-modern home’s exquisite glass dining room allows for a ton of natural light and fantastic views of the gardens beyond. When nights get too cool, this greenhouse-inspired space is the perfect solution; offering picturesque views of the great outdoors, minus the chill. $13.9 million; contact Sotheby’s International Realty agent Beate V. Moore, 537-6000
June 27, 2017