The exposure of beams throughout a home exudes architectural sophistication and pose and makes for a great first impression. From a modern barn-style marvel in Bridgehampton to a contemporary cottage in Napa, explore 10 exquisite homes with exposed wood beams.
1 of 10 | A Modern Barn-Style Marvel in Bridgehampton
Offered for sale furnished, this 12,000-square-foot estate sits atop 1.5 acres of land that overlooks a bucolic pond in wine country. A custom barn door opens up to a large great room with vaulted ceilings, exposed wooden beams, steel girders and an astounding floating staircase. Enjoy access to the dining area and sunroom from here, as well as the gourmet kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, dual islands, a breakfast banquette, wet bar and sitting area. A junior master suite includes cathedral ceilings, fireplace, deck and pond views.
$15,500,000 | 25 Jennifir Lane Bridgehampton, NY 11932 | VIEW LISTING
2 of 10 | A Rustic Ranch in Santa Ynez
Located on nearly 192 acres of land, this rustic ranch in Santa Ynez provides all of the privacy you'll need to escape the Los Angeles and Bay areas. Rolling hills, ancient oak trees, a five stall barn, vintage barn and more greet you from the exterior. Take a closer look outside and you'll find a centered courtyard with shaded dining near a pool and spa. The east side of the house includes a covered porch with fireplace that offers access to the family and living rooms as well as the master suite. Inside, you'll find five bedrooms, four full and three half bathrooms, a large kitchen, family room with fireplace, breakfast room, living and dining room, library, office wet bar and wine room and a gallery. The master suite includes his and hers walk-in closets, plus a soaking tub and shower.
$14,900,000 | 1156 Alisos Road Santa Ynez, CA 93460 | VIEW LISTING
3 of 10 | A Private Escape in Sonoma
Covered in beautifully landscaped greenery across its four spacious acres, this recently completed Provencal country estate is an escape from the city. Enter through the foyer to a massive semi-open floor plan, with exposed wooden beams, gorgeous finished floors and broad views of the countryside. With a first floor master suite, three additional bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, you can easily accommodate family and guests. The house also includes multiple living spaces, a fitness room, library and oversized kitchen/family room that opens up to the East- and West-facing stone terraces. Head outside to the outdoor kitchen, pristine fire pit, expansive lawns and inground pool.
$7,875,000 | 18840 7th St E, Sonoma, CA 95476 | VIEW LISTING
4 of 10 | A Sophisticated Estate in Santa Fe
A pristine estate in Santa Fe, this dwelling showcases modern luxury and architectural attention to detail. From premium finishes and fixtures, to exposed beams and wooden ceilings, designers gave this property the right finishing touches to set the highest standard in sophisticated living. Step into the top-of-the-line chef's kitchen to a beautiful butler's pantry and a temperature-controlled wine cellar that holds 350 bottles. Multiple living areas, a dining room, private office, media room, exercise space and three bedrooms make up the remainder of the estate.
$5,995,000 | Hacienda Bella Vista Santa Fe, NM 87506 | VIEW LISTING
5 of 10 | A Relaxing Retreat in Amagansett
A modern retreat located near the Devon Yacht Club and Napeague Bay, this 5,500-square foot home can't be beat. Step inside to pristine accents, such as modern exposed wooden beams, hanging contemporary light fixtures and picture windows. This home includes seven bedrooms, seven full and one partial bathrooms, a wellness spa, chef's kitchen and multiple open living spaces. Step outside to the pool and pool house, tennis court and areas to retreat and enjoy the gorgeous surrounding greenery.
$4,995,000 | 22 Pepperidge Lane Amagansett, NY 11930 | VIEW LISTING
6 of 10 | A Classic Compound in Montecito
This historic Montecito compound includes a fully restored 100-year-old farmhouse, plus a recently remodeled four bedroom main residence. Enter the property to stone and citrus orchards, specimen trees and gorgeous oaks that lead you down a cobblestone driveway. Two spacious living quarters with expansive gathering areas, exposed beam ceilings, astounding views, five bedrooms and four full bathrooms make up the marvelous compound. Outside, you'll find a charming chicken coop, a built-in barbecue and cooking facility, custom bocce ball court, large fire pit and fountains set between the homes. It's the ultimate space for entertaining in your own private oasis.
$4,795,000 | 650 Stoddard Lane Montecito, CA 93108 | VIEW LISTING
7 of 10 | A Spanish Sanctuary in Montecito
A recently remodeled Mediterranean-style sanctuary, this dwelling is located on one of Montecito's most prestigious streets. Step inside the foyer to wide-plank floors, recessed lighting and open-beam ceilings that extend throughout the residence. A large living room with fireplace, kitchen with a center island, high-end appliances and granite counters plus three guest bedrooms with baths en suite make up the first floor. Upstairs, the private master suite acts as a sweet sanctuary with high ceilings and picture windows. Step outside to the lovely terrace with a built-in barbecue, fountain, pool and in-pool spa to relax and retreat on a nice day.
$4,450,000 | 502 Picacho Lane Montecito, CA 93108 | VIEW LISTING
8 of 10 | A Beach Bungalow in Carmel
Renovated by Al Saroyan in 2005, this charming beach bungalow is considered one of the most cherished treasures of Carmel-By-The-Sea. Travertine floors, vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and custom cabinetry can be found throughout the interior. Multiple open living spaces on the first and second floor, plus three bedrooms, two full and one half bathrooms accommodate friends and family. Step outside onto the hidden balcony/deck to gaze upon the property's gorgeous greenery for ultimate relaxation.
$2,399,000 | Lincoln 3 Se Of 4th Carmel, CA 93923 | VIEW LISTING
9 of 10 | A Houston Ranch in Rutersville
Nestled atop 51 gracious acres, this 5,494-square foot recently remodeled Texas home has been transformed into a European-style day dream. Enter through the front door to be welcomed by the two-story living area with immaculate vaulted ceilings with exposed beams and an iron chandelier. Enjoy a first floor master suite, five additional bedrooms and three full and one half bathrooms. The modern kitchen is decked out in white Carrara marble countertops, backsplash, stainless steel cabinets, two side-by-side Sub Zero refrigerators, a Wolf range and other state-of-the-art appliances. Outside, you'll find gorgeous gardens, an inground pool and a pool house, perfect for entertaining.
$2,200,000 | 7936 Mueller Road Rutersville, TX 78954 | VIEW LISTING
10 of 10 | A Charming Cottage in Napa
This stylish home with a charming cottage on site is unmatched and rarely available. Located on an expansive property with wonderfully landscaped greenery, this space offers the privacy and seclusion you need while still being located in the heart of Napa. Step into the main house and notice the many details that give it wine country charm. The open floor plan with open beam ceilings and skylights give this space a modern farmhouse feel. Two newly renovated bathrooms, plus three bedrooms - each with access to the outdoors - gives every guest a sense of independence in the home. A quality chef's kitchen and large family room that leads outside make up the rest of the main dwelling.