Country Homes For Sale with Room to Roam in Sacramento & Beyond
No offense to the city dwellers of the world, but sometimes you just have to get out of town and spread out a bit. Sacramento’s urban core has its share of sleek urban lofts and tidy townhouses, but its surrounding areas also have expansive estates and ranch-style properties perfect for those looking to get away from it all. Whether you’re looking for a horse property, a farm, a natural setting, or even a secluded home in a suburban area, there are numerous country homes for sale in the greater Sacramento area with plenty of room to roam.
Expansive Farm Estate in Shingle Springs
Ever dreamed of living on your very own farm? This 10-acre property in Shingle Springs can make your dreams come true! It has wide-open fields for horses or farm animals, plus a fenced garden area with raised beds. There’s a chef’s kitchen, butler’s pantry and plenty of storage, including a basement and wine cellar.
Million Dollar Views in Newcastle
This Mediterranean-style retreat in Newcastle boasts dramatic sunset views from its panoramic outdoor living area. The home sits on five acres and offers a separate 1,000-square foot guest house. An entertainer’s kitchen, a sparkling pool and more than 25 types of fruit trees add to the appeal!
Suburban Oasis in Folsom
It may not be as remote as other properties, but this large ranch-style home in Folsom sits on .28 acres, making it feel like an oasis. Vaulted ceilings and large windows bring the outside in, and a Pebbletec pool, spa and waterfall — plus a large grassy area — provide serenity.
Charming Horse Property in Winters
With more than 23 oak-studded acres, 7 stalls, an arena, and plentiful tack and storage rooms, this property in Winters is perfect for horse lovers! The home itself is nearly 4,000 square feet, with oversized windows overlooking the property, providing stunning vistas from nearly every room.
Remodeled Home in Loomis
This quaint home in Loomis has plenty of space so you can enjoy the country lifestyle. It sits on 1.3 acres, with covered RV storage and an oversized deck. There’s also a home office with a separate entry, as well as a huge workshop.
Hillside Luxury in Placerville
With 6.72 acres, including a seasonal stream and a fish pond, this home in Placerville is the epitome of foothills living. There’s an enclosed patio perfect for entertaining, as well as picture windows overlooking the oak-dotted landscape. Vaulted ceilings, fireplaces, a wet bar and jetted tub all add to the allure.
Multi-Generational Family Estate
This large property in Shingle Springs features not one, but two homes, making it ideal for multi-generational family living. The main residence has four bedrooms and four bathrooms and a large in-ground pool, while the second has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, with a detached shop/garage. Both overlook the vineyards of a local winery.
French Manor in Land Park
This exquisite home in the Land Park neighborhood may be within the city limits, but it feels like a French country manor. At 3,240 square feet, with five bedrooms and four bathrooms, there’s plenty of space to spread out. Plus, there’s a custom kitchen, high-end designer detailing and a European-inspired pool area.
Panoramic Views in Pilot Hill
Sweeping views of the surrounding hillsides are the draw of this charming family home in Pilot Hill. The 5.4-acre property features park-like natural landscaping, a fire pit, RV hookups, and a spa, not to mention a large outdoor deck. There’s also a 1,000 square foot guest home on the property that can be used as in-law quarters or as a home office.
*Featured photo courtesy Lyon Real Estate Cameron Park
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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.