Homes for Sale in the Sacramento Area Designed With Guests in Mind
Our homes serve many different functions. Often, they serve as a sanctuary, a place to retreat after a long day to rest and unwind. But they’re also a place where memories are made, where friends and family come together to share in life’s joys and celebrations. And while friends and family can gather in any home, some homes are just made for entertaining. From oversized kitchens that can handle holiday meals, to guest suites and outdoor patios, these homes are perfect for entertaining. Following are some homes for sale in greater Sacramento designed with guests in mind.
Entertainer’s Paradise in Auburn
This luxury home in Auburn is made for entertaining! At over 6,400 square feet, there’s room for everyone, plus a gourmet kitchen, butler’s pantry, a temperature-controlled wine room, bar, swimming pool and outdoor fireplace. Oh, and there’s even a home theater, with eight plush reclining chairs!
Charming East Sacramento Home
This charming 1922 home in East Sacramento not only has all its original details intact, it also has the modern amenities you need to host your crew! There’s a formal dining and living room, plus an open-concept kitchen and family room. Outside, there’s plenty of space for multiple seating areas, including space for an outdoor dining table for those warm summer evenings.
Luxury Home Under the Oaks
Located in a quiet area of El Dorado Hills, this stunning home sits beneath a shady oak canopy. Oversized windows pull in natural light and provide views of the surrounding landscape. There’s a large family room and fireplace, plus a chefs kitchen and formal dining room for those intimate dinner parties. Outside are multiple decks for warm-weather gatherings.
Historic Foursquare in Midtown Sacramento
Enjoy the urban lifestyle at this quaint home in Midtown Sacramento. This beautifully restored American Foursquare was built in 1909, with the original detailing preserved, including arched doorways, custom woodwork, a wide front porch, and an impressive entry. There’s a formal sitting room with a fireplace, an airy dining room with built-in cabinetry, and a dish pantry. There’s even a finished basement with wine storage, ideal for hosting movie nights or card games.
Modern Home Near Folsom Lake
This updated family home in Granite Bay is designed with modern touches: marble countertops, wine fridge, Italian gas stove and luxury vinyl plank flooring. An open floor plan makes entertaining easy, and raised ceilings and natural light make it more spacious. Outside, a raised deck sits beneath mature citrus trees, making for a pleasant conversation space during warm weather.
Tudor Gem in Fair Oaks
This immaculate Tudor-style home in Fair Oaks is awash in old-world detailing: extensive brickwork, diamond-grid windows, coffered ceilings and Italian tile. There are formal living and dining rooms and a built-in bar area, as well as a bonus entertaining area on the third floor with another bar. The oversized kitchen and open floor plan means there’s plenty of space for everyone, and there are even two dishwashers!
Elegant Home in Historic Woodland
Located in the historic district of Woodland, this home features timeless craftsmanship, including soaring ceilings, hardwood floors, ironwork and French doors. There’s a formal living room and original fireplace, plus a grand entry. The large backyard is ideal for outdoor parties, with plenty of space for multiple seating areas, as well as a covered porch and freestanding gazebo.
New Construction in Placerville
A modern farmhouse vibe is what you’ll find at this newly constructed custom home in Placerville. The impressive home has a chef’s kitchen and an open floor plan, so there’s plenty of space for your guests to spread out. Above the detached three-car garage is a bonus space that you can easily transform into private accommodations for overnight guests who want to spend the weekend!
Updated Home in Davis Near Parks
This sunny family home in Davis is conveniently located near parks and shopping. The inside is bright and sunny, with an open kitchen-dining area that overlooks the quaint backyard. There’s also a formal living room with a fireplace, perfect for curling up and chatting with guests. The backyard is an open slate for you to design the entertaining space of your dreams come summertime!
Contemporary Home in Carmichael
Sleek, modern design is the hallmark of this exquisite home in Carmichael. There are five living spaces in all, featuring high-end woodwork and build-in cabinetry. Oversize windows and sliding doors bring the outside in, and there’s room for the whole gang in the formal dining room. The backyard features natural landscaping as well as a swimming pool, plus there’s an expansive patio with a Zen fountain.
*Featured photo courtesy Lyon Real Estate Auburn
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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.