Even though we haven’t hit the first official day of winter, it certainly feels like it’s begun here in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. We’ve had our first snowfall and temps have consistently been dropping into the 30s.
Luckily, the chillier it gets outside, the more opportunity you have for comfort inside! Check out the fantastic fireplaces in these Toledo area homes and get inspired to have your toastiest winter yet!
5936 Snowlight Court, Sylvania | Listed by Victoria Valle (Luhring)
This Craftsman style ranch offers a design that is quite unique to new construction homes. The use of barn doors, beamed ceilings, and a kitchen farm sink give the house a rustic feel; while unique, custom shelving in the living room adds some well-blended, industrial finishes. The stone accent wall and adjacent stone fireplace keep this open concept area feeling warm and cozy.
2565 Westchester Road, Ottawa Hills | Listed by Mark Kruse
Sitting on one acre, the living room, family room, and sun room showcase fantastic views of the property. Greens, gold, and darker wood give this charming living room an old-world feel; while the bay window, opposite of the fireplace, keeps it light and open. The living room wet bar adds to the home’s high-end entertaining features. Prepare to be the ultimate holiday host!
6048 Shadow Lake Court, Sylvania | Listed by Sarna Dorf
This free standing villa is the definition of grand! With fireplaces in the formal living room, den, and gourmet kitchen, the winter won’t bother you one bit in this home. Other luxurious kitchen features include: granite island, large pantry, wine fridge, and serving station. This is the ideal place for sit-down, holiday dinners.
2712 Riverview Drive, Maumee | Listed by Scott Estep
This 2-story Spanish Revival has unbeatable views of the Maumee River, an expansive lot on 3 acres, and one of a kind style. It sports a tile roof, decorative iron and interior gates, and charming round archways. With four total fireplaces, this is the perfect spot to keep toasty through the cold months.
9035 Royal Oak Drive, Holland | Listed by Dian Liber
Immaculate from the moment you step in! The open staircase and second floor hallway make this entryway as grand as could be. The family room features sky high cathedral ceilings, and the wide open kitchen make the home’s main entertaining areas large enough for any gathering. A ceiling-to-floor stone fireplace in the family room is as beautiful as it is functional, and sits directly across from the living room fireplace, which provides a more intimate setting.
526 Spring Lake Point, Holland | Listed by Judy Miller
This lovely Stone Oak home sits right on the water, with a tiered deck, gazebo, and lakeside swing. A stunning spot for some outdoor winter fun! But if being in the cold isn’t your cup of tea, don’t worry! The glamorous Great Room fireplace is visible from many different areas of the house, thanks to the upper level balcony. And keep the ambiance relaxed throughout as you cozy up next to the master suite fireplace.
3922 W Bancroft Street, Ottawa Hills | Listed by Kay Rasmus
Ottawa Hills is particularly beautiful during the Christmas season, as houses are decorated with simple, traditional decor. This impressive Tudor is the quintessential place to call home this holiday season. With fireplaces in the living room, lower level rec room, and master bedroom, comfort comes easy here!
8927 Dalmore Court, Sylvania | Listed by Heather Smith-Lapoint
This warm and inviting new construction is located on a quiet cul-de-sac setting in Brint Crossing. The main floor layout showcases an open kitchen with island seating, eat-in dining, and living room fireplace with stone surround. Spacious enough to host winter festivities, yet snug enough for a private night in!
4301 Pear Tree Court, Sylvania | Listed by Victoria Valle (Luhring)
This 1 acre, park-like property in Oak Creek will be soon be a breathtaking winter oasis! The home offers five fireplaces throughout, so you and your holiday guests will stay pleasantly comfortable no matter where the party takes you. With over 5,000 SqFt and a lower level rec room, complete with wet bar, this is a flawless estate for entertaining!
8917 Oak Valley Road, Holland | Listed by Mark Kruse
This home’s large family room boasts decorative ceilings and convenient, lighted built-ins. But the real show stopper is the double sided gas fire place! Host fantastic get-togethers in the living areas, and once the party has died down, retreat to this cozy, private den.