These Dreamy Porches Are Perfectly Attention-Grabbing Outdoor Spaces

With warm weather finally here, homes with ample porches are catching our eye.


24 Twin Fawn Ln, Pound Ridge

5 BR, 4.1 BA; 5,290 sq. ft.; 4.03 acres; $27,157 estimated taxes

Practically screaming for a sundress and a glass of sweet tea, the porch (complete with swing and rockers) sets the stage for this home’s Southern flair. The gracious Colonial — offering chef’s kitchen, family room with custom cabinetry, first-floor master retreat, and beautifully planted grounds — also has a rear screened porch with brick pavers.

- Advertisement -

Listed by Elizabeth Ronel and Beth Silfen, Houlihan Lawrence


Photos by Daniel Milstien, Courtesy of Coldwell Banker


1000 Taylors Ln, Mamaroneck

- Partner Content -

7 BR, 6.2 BA; 7,504 sq. ft.; .84 acres; $85,074 estimated taxes

Find the back porch of your dreams — with a giant outdoor stone fireplace, plus a separate screened-in area — in this custom home overlooking Otter Creek. Standout rooms include a library with balcony, dining room with butler’s pantry and a two-story great room with fireplace. 

Listed by Jean Lipman, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage


- Advertisement -



52 W Clinton Ave, Irvington

5 BR, 3.1 BA; 3,750 sq. ft.; .83 acres; $56,354 estimated taxes

Step back in time on the wraparound front porch of this circa 1850 home, which is full of historic details, including 10-foot ceilings, French doors, and original fir and wide-planked pine floors. The property also includes a two-story carriage house and horse stalls.

Listed by Rebekah FioRito, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage


Photos courtesy of Deborah Valentino, Houlihan Lawrence


62 Lafayette Pl, Thornwood

4 BR, 3 BA; 2,700 sq. ft.;.17 acres; $12,000 estimated taxes

This fully renovated Victorian beckons a friendly welcome from its sweet covered front porch. Inside, historic charm continues but is met by modern updates, like quartz countertops, stainless-steel appliances, central air, and a new bath with rain-head shower.

Listed by Deborah Valentino, Houlihan Lawrence


Photos by Greg Cappello, courtesy of Compass


25 Garden Rd, Scarsdale

8 BR, 8.1 BA; 10,041 sq. ft.; 1.49 acres; $91,836 estimated taxes

Directly off the kitchen and overlooking this home’s dreamy Gunite pool and landscaping, the covered back porch is the perfect spot to spend a summer afternoon (perhaps after tennis on the property’s Har-Tru tennis court?).  The home also includes a 2,500-bottle temperature-controlled wine room, a three-car garage, home gym, and craft room.

Listed by Dawn Knief, Compass

Our Healthcare Heroes Awards event takes place on May 9!

Our Westchester Home Builders Awards take place on April 4!

Our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Forum is March 14!

Unveiled: A Boutique Bridal Brunch is February 25!

Our Best of Westchester Elimination Ballot is open through March 6!

Holiday flash sale ... subscribe and save 50%

Limited time offer. New subscribers only.