The South has some of the most beautifully built homes in the United States, and with that beauty often comes a hefty price tag. Whether we can afford these homes or not is beside the point — it’s always fun to look inside an extravagant home and take a look at the unique architecture and luxurious details within. With that in mind, take a look at these impressive estates, ranging in price from $3 million to $7 million — all in the South, and all for sale!

Houston, TX

4 beds, 8 baths, 7,156 sq. ft. 

Located in Texas’ largest city, this French contemporary home envelops all things charm with smart home technology. The four-bedroom, eight-bath home is just over 7,000 square feet of graciously sized open concept rooms. For $4,825,000, walk the halls of this marble-floored home to the large family kitchen and media room, or take a dip (if only in your dreams!) in the sparkling pool to experience an extravagant lifestyle. Take a tour and check out this beautiful home by clicking here.

Welcome to 2414 Inwood Drive! Image: Zillow.com

The well-appointed fixtures, warm hardwoods and floor-to-ceiling windows make this a covetable home for sure! Image: Zillow.com

Ooltewah, TN

6 beds, 12 baths, 23,284 sq. ft. 

If you wonder what $6.5 million will get you in Ooltewah, TN, here’s the answer. Chateau de La Crique de La Foret is as breathtaking inside as it is out, with three acres of property in the middle of Forest Creek. The 23,284-square-foot home was surely designed for entertaining as guests can mingle by the wood-burning Italian stone fireplaces or any of the spacious gathering spaces. Luxury abounds with features like Italian cast stone crown molding, Spanish-imported chandeliers, bedroom and bathroom fireplaces, spacious walk-in closets and so much more. Take a look at this home, and get lost in the details! See more here.

Chateau de La Crique de La Foret clocks in at just over 23,000 square feet, and every inch of it is divine! Image: Zillow.com

Have you ever seen a bathroom that felt so luxurious?! Image: Zillow.com

Rogers, AR

6 beds, 10 baths, 16,293 sq. ft. 

You’ll feel like you entered the French countryside when you peek inside this home in Rogers, Arkansas. Located in the middle of Pinnacle Country Club, this six-bedroom, 10-bath estate integrates the perfect touch of French grandeur with contemporary amenities. Swoon-worthy spaces include a library, wine cellar, theater and fitness studio. Custom-made French crystal chandeliers and chateau cabinetry are found throughout the home, but the extravagant details don’t stop indoors. The $4,750,000 estate also has a resort-style pool and fabulous outdoor entertaining area. Take a tour here!

France? Nope. Rogers, Arkansas. Image: Zillow.com

Anyone up for a swim? Image: Zillow.com

Inlet Beach, FL

5 beds, 6 baths, 3,233 sq. ft. 

When thinking of 30A, white and light beachy-colored hues are often what come to mind, and in the heart of Rosemary Beach, this beautifully built beach home delivers. The elegant simplicity paired with the high-end details create a home in which anyone would love to live. With plenty of space to stretch out, it’s the fun spaces — like the kids’ bunk room — that we love. Take a dip in the pool, or simply lounge on the veranda — it’s all about relaxation in 30A, isn’t it? Available for $4,495,000, see more of this home here.

What kid wouldn't love to camp out in this cozy sleeping nook?

What kid wouldn’t love to camp out in this cozy sleeping nook? Image: Zillow.com

The light and airy beach vibe is definitely felt in this fabulous home in 30A. Image: Zillow.com

Savannah, GA

6 beds, 7 baths, 5,496 sq. ft. 

Savannah, Georgia is known for a very specific style of homes, and this highly celebrated historic Italianate mansion does a great job of capturing that look. Located on Columbia Square, this historic corner home is one of the most photographed historic homes in the city, and understandably so. A perfect mix of historic and modern ambiance, this house has a garden level terrace overlooking Columbia Square that is perfect for entertaining. Available for $3,850,000, see more of this home here.

Get a look at this three-story historic home on Savannah’s Columbia Square. Image: Zillow.com

We love the well-preserved details of this historic home. Image: Zillow.com

Sulphur Springs, WV

6 beds, 6.5 baths, 7,000 sq. ft. 

Located on the exclusive Paradise Row, this 7,000-square-foot mountain home is rich in rustic elegance. Spread throughout the home are various porches, patios and fireplaces by which to gather — we’re particularly fond of the two-story stone fireplace! And there is no shortage of fabulous views! For $4,495,000, capture the sunset on the screened-in porch and enjoy the surroundings. See more of this magnificent home here.

Get a load of this fireplace! Image: Zillow.com

Enjoy the mountain views from any of the various porches and patios. Image: Zillow.com

Shoal Creek, AL

6 beds, 8 baths, 16,269 sq. ft. 

With eight fireplaces, a stunning screened porch and a curved staircase that welcomes you home, this elegant estate overlooking Shoal Creek’s ninth and 18th greens is something to behold. Wide plank hardwoods, intriguing windows, spacious rooms and a beautifully manicured property merely add to the appeal. The $3,990,000 home is enviable for sure. See more of it here.

This spacious home is found in Alabama’s Shoal Creek community. Image: Zillow.com

Perhaps the most intriguing room in the house is the two-story library. Image: Zillow.com

Washington, DC

6 beds, 5 baths, 5,100 sq. ft. 

This recently renovated Washington, DC, home will run you $3,450,000, and you’ll soon see why. Built in 1925, the house is located near Embassy Row and the U.S. Naval Observatory. Its Spanish Colonial design is especially appealing, and the custom hardwoods and moldings throughout provide added warmth. Private terraces wrap around the home, and additional features worth noting include dual staircases and a fitness room. See more here!

This home is unassuming, but once inside, you’ll be amazed at the spaciousness. Image: Zillow.com

Comfortable yet elegant is how we’d describe this home. Image: Zillow.com

Baton Rouge, LA

6 beds, 7 baths, 7,637 sq. ft. 

Sitting on three acres in the bayou, this massive custom-built home is on the market for $4,995,000. One of the most exquisite homes in Baton Rouge, you get a sense of the home’s character immediately upon entry. High ceilings, intricate molding and beautiful arching windows are just a few of the features we love. Also worth pointing out is the library in the master suite wing. The large pool out back has a decidedly Tuscan vibe, and we can imagine days spent on the terrace enjoying a meal made in the outdoor kitchen. Check out more details here.

A multi-level fountain welcomes you to this beautiful Baton Rouge estate. Image: Zillow.com

There’s a resort vibe going on here, isn’t there? Image: Zillow.com

Nashville, TN

5 beds, 6 baths, 7,401 sq. ft. 

In the heart of one of Nashville’s most prominent neighborhoods, you’ll find this newly built home that is garnering plenty of attention. With a light color palette and tastefully designed spaces, the $4,750,000 home features an exercise room, chef-inspired kitchen, saltwater pool and in-law suite. With plenty of room for entertaining, the home also features beautifully appointed bedrooms — and make sure to check out the kid’s bedroom, complete with slide! Take a tour of this move-in-ready home here.

This beauty is located in Nashville’s Belle Meade neighborhood. Image: Zillow.com

We’re smitten with that spiral staircase! Image: Zillow.com

Who’s ready to move?!

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