Properties perfect for retirement for sale near Nashville

Earlier this year, we featured a report on our blog from TopRetirements.com that found Tennessee is the best state to retire. The topic came to mind again recently as one of our clients mentioned they were looking to purchase peaceful acres in Middle Tennessee for this very purpose — but they wanted to be near Nashville and we didn’t need to wonder why. After all, Nashville’s urban amenities would offer them everything they could possibly need. They would literally have the best of both worlds!

But then we found it regards much more than amenities… their children and grandchildren live in Nashville. While they love the hustle and bustle of city life, our clients’ have been there and done that. If you’re retired or near retirement, this may sound familiar. We figured we would highlight properties below that offer a relaxing retirement for Boomers while keeping them near their grown children who love living in Nashville.

An all brick home situated on 39-acres in Lebanon, Tennessee, for sale from The Lipman Group Sotheby's International Realty.

This elegant estate sits on 39-acres in Lebanon, Tennessee. Perfect for an equestrian property it also features a 3 stable barn, pond with dock house, and five bedrooms, four full and one half baths. Click on the image for more photos and information from The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

This magnificent estate for sale is situated on 185 private acres east of Nashville. Please click on the photo of 170 Scanty Branch Road to find out more information and see more photos from The Lipman Group Sotheby's International Realty.

This magnificent estate is situated on 185 private acres east of Nashville, close to the airport. Please click on the image of 170 Scanty Branch Road for more information and photos from The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

This exceptional property is located in Fairview in Williamson County on 10 pristine acres - offering the ultimate privacy and a perfect retreat in Middle Tennessee. The five bedroom, five full and one half bath home features the finest finishes including an amazing amount of millwork, sun filled rooms with gorgeous views from every window, and a resort-like pool with pool house. Perfect condition.

This exceptional property is located in Fairview in Williamson County on 10 pristine acres – offering the ultimate privacy and a perfect retreat in Middle Tennessee. The five bedroom, five full and one half bath home features the finest finishes including an amazing amount of millwork, sun filled rooms with gorgeous views from every window, and a resort-like pool with pool house. Click on the image for more photos and information from The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

This beautiful plantation home sits on over 23 acres in Dickson, TN with the opportunity to purchase additional acreage. The property also features two separate guest houses and beautiful grounds. Click on the image for more photos and information from The Lipman Group Sotheby's International Realty.

This beautiful plantation home sits on over 23 acres in Dickson, TN with the opportunity to purchase additional acreage. The property also features two separate guest houses and beautiful grounds. Click on the image for more photos and information from The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

All-American Farmhouse for Sale in Franklin, TN

“I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives.  I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.”  ~ Abraham Lincoln

A lovely, renovated farmhouse near downtown Franklin on 9.2 acres for sale. Please click on the image for more photos and information from The Lipman Group Sotheby's International Realty.

A lovely, renovated farmhouse near downtown Franklin on 9.2 acres for sale. Please click on the image for more photos and information from The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

You cannot get much more all-American than this….a stunning white traditional Georgian style home on an inviting 9.2 acres in middle Tennessee. Absolutely breathtaking! Pastures and rolling hills surround the home nestled in just enough mature trees to provide shade on a sunny afternoon.

Situated on 9.2 acres, 1488  Coleman Road is ideal for horses.

Situated on 9.2 acres, 1488 Coleman Road is ideal for horses.

The interior will delight even more than the exterior. The home has traditional elements such as original wide plank flooring and vaulted plank ceilings. You feel as if you are back in an old farmhouse yet modern conveniences and decorative appointments let you know you are firmly planted in the present day.

The interior of this farmhouse is modern and fresh.

The interior of this farmhouse is modern and fresh.

A crisp apple green reflects the natural light entering the kitchen.  Please click on the image for more photos and information on this Franklin home for sale from The Lipman Group Sotheby's International Realty.

A crisp apple green color reflects the natural light entering the kitchen. Please click on the image for more photos and information on this Franklin home for sale from The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

The kitchen has been painted in a vibrant green apple which is a wonderful contrast to the white cabinets and earth tone granite. The tin-like tile backsplash is one of the elements that is modern and traditional all in one. The kitchen has plenty of work areas and a small eating space, perfect for breakfast. There is also a separate dining room that easily seats eight or more.

The home provides three spacious bedrooms including an owner’s retreat with sitting area. The attached master bath has double vanities, a walk-in shower, and a continuation of the vaulted plank ceilings.

A large master suite with vaulted ceilings and an airy feel is on the second floor in this Franklin home.

A large master suite with vaulted plank ceilings and an airy feel is on the second floor in this Franklin home.

A master bath perfect for two!  Please click on the image for more photos and information from The Lipman Group Sotheby's International Realty.

A master bath perfect for two! Please click on the image for more photos and information from The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

The home has multiple relaxing living areas including a spectacular sunroom with a brick tile floor. The large crystal-clear windows run down one side of the room and French doors along another wall open onto a covered patio. From there you can access the outdoor cooking area, open patio and pool. While you are outside check out the detached three car garage with in-law suite, man cave or home office above.

A swimming pool is the perfect way to relax at this Franklin, TN, home for sale.

A swimming pool is the perfect way to relax at this Franklin, TN, home for sale.

What a beautiful perfect farm and just minutes from downtown Franklin. The property could have a number of uses, of course filling the pastures with horses may rank top on your list.

3 Bedroom, 2 Full Bath and 1 Half Bath
Offered at $699,900
1488 Coleman Road
Franklin, TN 37064

For more information, please contact:

Pat Heckman, The Lipman Group Sotheby's International Realty

Pat Heckman, The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty

Patricia Heckman

The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty
pat.heckman@sothebysrealty.com
615.426.0397