13 Luxurious Sacramento Area Homes For Sale With Ideal Backyards For Summer
Believe it or not, summer is just around the corner! There is no better time for taking a dip in the pool, grilling dinner on an outdoor barbeque, sipping wine while the sun sets, or playing fetch with the dog.
These quintessential summertime activities are much easier if you have the resources in your very own backyard. Take a look at these luxury homes in Sacramento and surrounding communities with picturesque backyards ideal for the days of summer ahead. These homes have a myriad of attractive amenities, including sparkling pools, gardens, outdoor kitchens, fruit trees, fire pits, ponds, and even vineyards!
Mediterranean Mansion in Granite Bay
5 Bedrooms | 7.1 Bathrooms | 8,893 Square Feet
Address: 9215 Granite Bay Court | Listed By: Iris Tran + Thuy Nga Nguyen
This nearly 9,000-square foot Mediterranean mansion is located in a secluded neighborhood in Granite Bay. The resort-style property encompasses 2.7 acres, and features two covered terraces, a beautiful spa and swimming pool, and tropical foliage all around.
Spanish-Style Hacienda in Granite Bay
5 Bedrooms | 6.2 Bathrooms | 7,463 Square Feet
Address: 5900 Oak Creek Place | Listed By: Joe Coradetti + Irma Verras
Just beyond private gates in the upscale community of Granite Bay, you’ll find this stunning Spanish-style hacienda, filled with rustic beauty and elegant details. The grounds were built for entertaining, with an outdoor kitchen, outdoor fireplace, a large pool and spa, and well-maintained landscaping.
Old World Mediterranean Home in Sacramento
4 Bedrooms | 3.1 Bathrooms | 4,224 Square Feet
Address: 3001 Morse Avenue | Listed By: Annette Black
This Old World Mediterranean residence is picturesque both inside and out. With unique and timeless architectural detail in the interior, this home is both inviting and majestic. It is situated on a nearly 2-acre lot with a large pool and pool house, tennis courts, several outdoor patio areas, and lush landscaping.
Napa-Style Estate in Granite Bay
4 Bedrooms | 4.2 Bathrooms | 6,440 Square Feet
Address: 6112 Oakbridge Drive | Listed By: Tracy Hightower
This quintessential Napa-style estate enjoys some of the most breathtaking vistas in Placer County. One of the more notable features of the property is the wine tasting room with a 2,500-bottle cellar. The resort-style backyard features a sparkling infinity pool, a vineyard, citrus trees, an outdoor kitchen, and plenty of room for entertainment throughout.
Resort-Style Home in Penryn
3 Bedrooms | 3.1 Bathrooms | 4,865 Square Feet
Address: 7585 Old Pear Hill Lane | Listed By: Richard Brown
This luxury home is located in the small community of Penryn, located along I-80 on the way to Auburn. This residence offers year-round resort-style living, as it has a covered patio to keep out both the sun’s rays and raindrops, and an idyllic koi pond, providing serenity and ambiance for both residents and guests.
Spectacular Home in Auburn
3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 3,783 Square Feet
Address: 7777 Mears Drive | Listed By: Pam Moore
This spectacular Mediterranean home is situated on 13+ acres in the Sierra Foothills. While the interior features craftsmanship and amenities built for a king, the backyard is ideal for summertime fun and entertainment. The property has a pool and spa, an outdoor fireplace, plenty of space to lay in the sun, and even a 20-foot pond nearby.
Land Park Home With Lush Landscaping
4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 4,260 Square Feet
Address: 1500 Sutterville Road | Listed By: Jerrylee Vanderhurst
While this home is located in the vibrant Land Park community (just across the street from William Land Park!), it feels like it’s in a world of its own. The backyard features a lush garden oasis, with roses, foliage, and other plant life. Plus, the yard has ample patio space, a fountain, and a built-in BBQ.
Country Estate in Placerville
4 Bedrooms | 3.1 Bathrooms | 3,310 Square Feet
Address: 4701 Schirle Drive | Listed By: Billy Hodges
This gorgeous home is situated on 15 acres in the peaceful countryside of Placerville. The property is simply breathtaking, and could easily be utilized as a private or corporate retreat destination. It has 2,000 award-winning grape vines on site, a dramatic infinity pool, and a unique lookout tower taking in panoramic views.
Custom Home in Folsom With Large Pool House
4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 4,334 Square Feet
Address: 103 Russler Lane | Listed By: Teresa Lynch + Melissa Dozier
This beautiful custom home is situated in the prestigious Los Cerros community in Folsom. It is an entertainer’s dream, with an extensive balcony wrapping around two sides of the pool and spa below. Plus, it has a 1,000-square-foot pool house with a full kitchen, a bathroom, a game room, and a 1,000+ bottle wine cellar.
Davis Home With Remodeled Backyard
4 Bedrooms | 2.1 Bathrooms | 3,544 Square Feet
Address: 3804 Los Cerros Place | Listed By: Elizabeth Weintraub Team + Barbara Dow
This beautiful home is located in a cul-de-sac in the desirable Lake Alhambra Estates enclave in Davis. The four-season room is the perfect place to take in the spectacular yard, which recently received a $200K remodel. It has a refinished pool and spa with beautiful stonework and a waterslide, an outdoor kitchen, a fire pit, and pristine landscaping.
Home in One of Sacramento’s Finest Neighborhoods
5 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms | 3,672 Square Feet
Address: 800 Southwick Way | Listed By: Sara Raudelunas
This sophisticated home is nestled in one of the city’s finest enclaves. All ages will enjoy this backyard during the summer, as it has a playground, plenty of green grass to play on, plus ample space for a garden, places to dine and recline, and a shimmering pool.
Single-Story Home in Sacramento
5 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 3,555 Square Feet
Address: 8133 Ibanez Court | Listed By: Lorena Lee
This semi-custom one-story home in Silver Springs has a fully landscaped backyard oasis. The professional garden landscape is straight out of a magazine, with roses, vibrant greenery, and raised planter beds. Plus, the property even has its very own vineyard!
Country Retreat in Loomis
4 Bedrooms | 3.1 Bathrooms | 2,828 Square Feet
Address: 4051 Prospector Road | Listed By: Angela Gitt
This hilltop country retreat in Loomis is situated on 3.3 secluded acres. The view from the pool area is truly unbeatable — especially while the sun is setting! The property has a koi pond with a waterfall, patios, a fire pit, a horse pasture, a chicken coop, a hay barn, fruit trees, and more.
Which luxurious setup will suit your summertime plans?
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