By Grace Cassidy
With Thanksgiving just days away, households across the country are prepping and primping for the official kickoff to the holiday season with a grateful gathering around the dining table. To help you get into the mood—and offer some possibilities for where you might want to spend your next Thanksgiving—here is a round-up of properties on the market that feature amazing dining rooms.
This incredible art nouveau home in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles was originally built in 1924 and offers a sense of place and history that is certainly something to be grateful for. The dining room has incredible stone walls, wide windows that look out to the surrounding landscape and a unique light fixture that will provide the ideal mood lighting for a Thanksgiving meal. Situated on 1.26 acres of land, the 5,582-square-foot home is host to five bedrooms and seven full bathrooms.
This expansive Beverly Hills estate has numerous places to entertain in its 21,000-square-foot interior, but the dining room in particular offers a fish tank and hilltop views looking out over the city. With nine bedrooms and 18 bathrooms, there’s space for the entire extended family, plus friends, to stay for the holiday weekend, and guests will be entertained with a 75-yard pool with three waterfalls, a movie theater, gym, billiards room, bar and more.
The dining room in this expansive 8,166-square-foot home is situated among the open floorplan and features soaring high ceilings, so residents and guests will feel like they have plenty of room to breathe among the chaos of entertaining. Automatic pocket doors open up to the outdoor space, so everyone can enjoy the stunning Nevada weather and take a dip in the pool when dinner has digested. The home is host to five bedrooms, six bedrooms, and two half-bathrooms.
Imagine looking out to those snow-capped mountains while being surrounded by loved ones and serving steaming hot turkey and stuffing? This is what dreams are made of. The home spans a spacious 6,770 square feet in size, with five bedrooms, five bathrooms and a generous open floorplan that is ideal for entertaining. Wide floor-to-ceiling windows bring all the natural surroundings indoors. The home is set on a 6-acre plot of land, so residents enjoy plenty of privacy and space.
The dining room in this 12,500-square-foot home features warm hardwood floors and a fireplace surrounded by marble. With wide-open living spaces and sleek fixtures, this Houston home was designed with entertaining in mind, and there’s plenty of space for everyone to stay the entire Thanksgiving weekend with five bedrooms, seven full bathrooms, and three half-baths.
This 11,500-square-foot Delray Beach estate sits on 2.6 lakefront acres of land – offering an ideal retreat for entertaining during the holidays. And since this is Florida, the pool and outdoor living space can be enjoyed year-round, so everyone can enjoy a dip in the pool once their dinner digests or throughout the weekend. The kitchen is well-equipped with sleek appliances ready for turkey, stuffing, and other household favorites, while the dining room offers lots of space to enjoy the company of loved ones and views of the stunning landscape.
Built in the Georgian Revival style, the home boasts 28,000+/- square feet of beautifully appointed living space, with 11 bedrooms and 12 baths and sits on more than three meticulously landscaped, park-like acres. True to its architectural style, Rock Edge (so named due to its sitting above a rocky shore) has classic proportions and scale, with a handsome brick façade with limestone embellishments and a slate roof. One truly feels transported to another era. Yet upon entering the home, it is clear that every modern amenity has been considered and carefully integrated so as to preserve the architectural details and elegant features while making this home entirely livable and conducive to today’s lifestyle.
This world-class 160-acre horse farm and estate dedicated to the breeding, sale, and racing of thoroughbreds is centrally located just one hour from Manhattan. Clad in Jerusalem limestone, the classically inspired main house presents 25,000 square feet of artisan-crafted interior spaces that invite grand-scale living and entertaining. In addition to the 24-seat formal dining room, the space includes a gourmet kitchen, lounge and eight-seat bar, great room and conservatory.
Meticulously renovated New Canaan compound exudes the quintessential New England elegance combined with every modern amenity and mechanical one could imagine. A grand foyer with a sweeping staircase welcomes you inside this striking Georgian Colonial sited on over 7.84 stunning acres. Formal living room is adjacent to the most incredible great room with French doors to the wrap around patio, a full bar, billiards room and sun room.
Stunning Hudson River water views set the stage for this magnificent modern home situated on over 14 private acres with unparalleled views of the Mario Cuomo Bridge and NYC skyline from every room. The chefs kitchen with luxurious maple rift cut cabinets looks out at the river, patio, fire pit and saltwater pool, while the dining room and living room have light oak floors, open floor plan and soaring 12ft ceilings.
NEW YORK CITY
Built in the late 1800s, this incredible brownstone is in the desirable Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn. Residents will enjoy cooking Thanksgiving dinner in the well-equipped and modern kitchen, which features stunning countertops and designer appliances. The dining room is a spacious retreat with plenty of room for everyone to enjoy dinner together. Spanning 4,761 square feet in size, this home features five bedrooms, three full bathrooms, and one half-bath.
Situated on a spacious 12.59 acres of land on Long Island’s North Shore, this incredible century-old home is host to eight bedrooms, eight full bathrooms, and four half-baths. The generous dining room has enough space for a large table, so Thanksgiving can be enjoyed with the entire extended family and loved ones. The updated residence features one-of-a-kind historic details as well as convenient and contemporary features that bring the space into the 21st century.
This 1980s Sands Point home is situated on over 3 acres of land, so residents and their guests will enjoy privacy during the holidays. Spanning 5,766 square feet with three bedrooms, four full bathrooms, and one half-bath, the home is spacious enough to entertain while featuring intimate spaces ideal for spending shared moments with those closest. The contemporary kitchen showcases a spacious center island and lots of storage space, while the dining room has enough space for a generous table.
Situated on an acre of land in Southampton village, this 6,600-square-foot home was designed with entertaining in mind. High ceilings, wide-open living spaces, and a well-equipped kitchen define the home, while the dining room offers incredible views out to the surrounding landscape and a fireplace for warmth. There are six bedrooms, six full bathrooms, and two half-baths.
Who wouldn’t want to spend Thanksgiving looking out over the ocean? This Amagansett retreat is situated on 2.4 waterfront acres of land, spanning 8,200 square feet in size. The dining room in particular features a cozy fireplace and views out to the dunes, with easy access to the well-equipped kitchen where residents will enjoy whipping up Thanksgiving dinner with state-of-the-art appliances, two dishwashers, and a generous center island. With six bedrooms and seven full bathrooms, there’s plenty of space for the entire extended family and friends to stay the whole weekend.