Luxury Homes For Sale in the Sacramento Area to Swoon Over
The greater Sacramento area offers a wide selection of homes to fit any budget, from cozy condos and historic bungalows to modest family homes and ranch-style country estates. But it also has its share of luxury properties. It may not have the name recognition of Beverly Hills or the Upper West Side, but Sacramento has plenty of homes that will appeal to the most discriminating buyer. Curious how the other half lives? Check out these luxury properties in and around the greater Sacramento area.
Mountain Splendor in Truckee
This stunning custom home in Truckee is luxury at its finest. It’s located in the prestigious community of Schaffer’s Mill, which has a golf course, pool, spa, fitness area and private ski shuttle to Northstar Ski Resort. Inside is an open concept floorplan with large gourmet kitchen, wet bar and fireplace. Outside is a patio deck with built-in BBQ and fireplace, with plenty of room to relax and take in the mountain air.
Granite Bay Masterpiece
This art-centric home in Granite Bay is sleek and contemporary, with unique linear detailing and high-end accents. There’s a climate-controlled wine room, home theater with wet bar, and gourmet kitchen. The backyard oasis has a stunning pool, spa and meandering koi pond, as well as a built-in BBQ and outdoor fireplace. There’s even a separate guest suite.
Davis Horse Estate
This luxury home just outside of Davis is made for horse lovers! It has five irrigated pastures, a barn with three stalls, and of course views of the surrounding countryside. Inside the custom 5,708 square foot home, it has four bedrooms, six bathrooms, 12-foot ceilings and a chef’s kitchen with two eating areas. There’s also a covered flagstone patio and sparkling swimming pool.
Custom Estate in Loomis
This stunning modern home in Loomis boasts warm wood detailing, radiant heated wood floors, sleek tilework and modern lighting. With four bedrooms and three bathrooms, it has a well-designed, airy layout. It sits on 4.6 acres and has a pool, spa, slide and covered patio complete with barbecue, as well as an equally-luxurious casita.
Stylish Del Dayo Home
Located in the prestigious Del Dayo neighborhood in Arden-Arcade, this modern, open home is luxury to the max! It has four bedrooms and three baths, with a master suite with a soaking tub and two walk-in closets. A formal dining room, built-ins and a marble-front fireplace will impress guests. Plus, there’s a large pool and large patio for al fresco dining.
Fab Forties Charmer
This historic home in East Sacramento is in one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in town — the Fabulous Forties! Built in 1921, this immaculately refurbished home has inlaid wood floors, original woodwork and a charming fireplace. The gourmet kitchen has high-end appliances (including a Sub-Zero fridge and Wolf range) and Carrera marble counters.
Modern Mountain Home
Imagine being surrounded by acres of wooded oak forest, with views of the snow-capped Sierra in the distance. That’s what you’ll get at this mountaintop home in Placerville, which sits on more than 40 acres. The living room features wrap-around picture windows, and there’s a large deck as well. Custom features include wood floors, recessed lighting and two fireplaces. There’s even a detached barn, greenhouse, and guest apartment.
This property on the Garden Highway in Sacramento sits right along the Sacramento River, with water views from nearly every window! It has its own private dock, so you can go boating, fishing, sailing or jet skiing from your own backyard. The manicured landscaping makes it the perfect spot to watch the sunset over the river after a long day. There’s even a sunroom where you can take in the views when the weather is less-than-perfect.
Custom Horse-Lovers Home
This beautiful custom home in Auburn is surrounded by 20 acres of oak-studded countryside, complete with two ponds, four pastures, a riding arena and horse trails. There’s even a six-stall barn with living quarters upstairs! The light & airy interior has four bedrooms and four baths, plus a loft/office area and wet bar. There’s also a swimming pool and covered back patio.
Luxury in Lincoln
This massive estate in Lincoln sits on 40 acres, with plenty of opportunities for farming or horseback riding. The landscaped grounds have rock walls, meandering gardens, a four-stall barn and pasture, and there’s even a 400 square foot wine cave! Inside are high ceilings, French doors, high-end appliances and a tranquil master retreat. There are plenty of spots to take in the foothill sunsets, including a wrap-around front porch and large patio.
Folsom Lake Views
This custom luxury home in El Dorado Hills has sweeping views of Folsom Lake and the entire Sacramento Valley from just about every room. The four-bedroom, four-bath house also has a sparkling pool with water features running throughout the backyard, as well large decks.
*Featured photo courtesy Lyon Real Estate West Sacramento
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Elizabeth Penney is a content writer for Lyon Real Estate and the Lyon Local blog. A Sacramento native with a marketing background, she shares her insider knowledge on restaurants, attractions and outdoor activities throughout the greater Sacramento area and beyond.