Homes for sale in Northome are situated in one of the most historic neighborhoods on Lake Minnetonka. The Northhome Blvd entrance, featuring the Northome Stone Arch which made of field stones from Lake Minnetonka, was the originally the entrance to Charles Gibson’s Northome estate. Today, the Northome neighborhood is a collection of beautiful estates, located in the City of Deephaven, 25 minutes west of downtown Minneapolis.
Luxury homes for sale in Northome
The quiet neighborhood features many notable lakefront homes, including the “Bella Vista”, designed by the local architect Peter Eskuche and built by John Kraemer & Sons. While the neighborhood consists of many newly builds, the architecture continues to reflect the area’s history. Many of the homes in Northome date back generations. The average home size in the Northome neighborhood is 5,334 finished square feet. Northome homes for sale range in price between $880,000 and $5,825,000. The home sites in the Northome neighborhood can be found on the water, nearby or have lake access. Northome consists of a deeply wooded community with mature trees, distinguished gardens and natural landscaping.
Northome residents live next to Lake Minnetonka’s St. Louis and Robinson Bay. Northome living provides easy access to Wayzata and Excelsior by lake and land. There, residents can enjoy lakeside dining at Cov, 6Smith, Maynards as well as the restaurants off the water. Annual Independence Day firework displays can often be seen on several shores from Northome’s prime Lake Minnetonka location. Big Island Regional Park is just a shore boat ride away. Crystal Bay’s crown jewel, the Lafayette Club, is directly west of Northhome through the Arcola Bridge.
Northome residents enjoy the Minnetonka Public Schools. Neighborhood schools include Deephaven Elementary, Minnetonka Middle School East and Minnetonka High School. The private campuses of St. Therese, Blake and Breck schools are also options.
If you are interested in learning more about Northome real estate, please contact Paul Johnson at Lakes Sotheby’s International Realty at 952.212.7103