In idyllic locations from the Hamptons to Wine Country, these modern farmhouses begin with one of architecture’s most classic motifs and give charming rusticity a sleek contemporary spin.
Bucolic Bridgehampton Getaway
Beside a lily pond on 1.5 acres in Bridgehampton, this enchanting six-bedroom home combines timeless barn style with striking modern flourishes. Beyond the classic timber-clad façade is an array of light-filled spaces, including an open living and dining area, a loftlike great room, and a superior kitchen. The lower level offers a gym, a sauna, a theater, a recreation room, a wet bar, and a vine vault. Perhaps most appealing of all, the screened porch overlooks the pool and outdoor kitchen.
Offered at: $13,900,000
Location: 25 Jennifir Lane, Bridgehampton, NY 11932
Contemporary Orchard Napa Valley
Set on a 3.62 acres property in Napa Valley, this contemporary estate blends traditional barn style with modern sustainability, offering sweeping vineyard views. It features a bright, open floor plan with soaring ceilings and traditional paneled walls, plentiful skylights, wide windows, and resort style amenities, while surrounded by unmatched natural beauty. Oversize doors create an easy flow from the interiors to an enchanting courtyard and glorious gardens.
Offered at: $8,950,000
Location: 1155 Orchard Ave, Napa, CA 94558
Bella Oaks Estate in Napa
Balancing the rustic and the refined, this four-bedroom estate has a relaxed Old World ambience that conveys a sense of timeless luxury. The 4,329-square-foot home is accented with natural elements, subdued hues, and classic finishes. It includes an airy kitchen, living, and dining room and multiple outdoor spaces for living and entertaining—including an alfresco dining area and kitchen. The grounds encompass a garden lush with roses, gardenias, hydrangeas, and olive trees; a pool and cabana; and a board-and batten carriage barn.
Offered at: $7,900,000
Location: 1301 Bella Oaks Ln, Rutherford, CA 94573
Contemporary Country Style
Combining classic pastoral touches with inspired contemporary architecture, this impressive modern farmhouse set on a gentle knoll features light-flooded interiors that are sleek and refined, four restful bedrooms accompanied by chic modern baths, and a setting that affords the consummate indoor-outdoor lifestyle. The 12-acre getaway includes mature trees, stylish landscaping, a swimming pool and spa, a wine cellar, a vegetable garden, a bocce court, a spacious patio with a fire pit, and a peaceful guesthouse
Offered at: $7,675,000
Location: 17746 7th St E, Sonoma, CA 95476
Wine Country Charm
At first blush, this three-bedroom home in the heart of the Alexander Valley recalls a traditional farmhouse, but it is undeniably modern. Its open floor plan is filled with light and designed to connect the indoors with the outdoors. Spaces throughout—including a contemporary gourmet kitchen with a glass-enclosed wine cellar—enjoy vineyard views and flow to a wraparound covered porch, a spacious patio with a grilling area, a fire pit, a hot tub, and a bocce court.
Offered at: $2,595,000
Location: 6476 Red Winery Rd, Geyserville, CA 95441