Windermere Professional Partners

8 Homes in Pierce Coun­ty with Gor­geous Backyards

July 24, 2020

As many of us stay home more often these days, we’re learning that many people are searching for homes with bigger backyards! Having an outdoor getaway that’s all your own is a dream come true for many, and in Pierce County, we’re fortunate to have many homes that offer park-like views and Pacific Northwest beauty.

Here are a few of our favorite current Pierce County home listings with gorgeous backyards all listed by our Windermere Professional Partners REALTORS®. Enjoy!

Located in Gig Harbor’s gated community of Trillium Park, this 3,426-square-foot home listed by REALTOR® Lisa Carlson offers expansive living both inside and out. Lush, mature landscaping surrounds this secluded residence, and a large deck and patio look out into the idyllic forested area that lines the property. Click here to view the virtual tour, all photos + info.

Showcasing a park-like backyard that looks like it’s straight out of a storybook, this 2,174-square-foot home in Tacoma’s Hilltop neighborhood offers a private backyard that’s a dream for entertainers! A deck, large patio, hot tub, tall trees that offer shade, and a spacious lawn are all in the mix. This beauty is listed by REALTOR® Alicia Brown and REALTOR® J. Aarde and you can view all photos + info here.

This 4,949-square-foot Fox Island masterpiece listed by REALTOR® Cheryl Wilkerson and REALTOR® Haley Wilkerson is not only brimming with premium amenities indoors, but this 5-acre property on Fox Island’s highest point boasts breathtaking views of the Sound. Imagine the stunning sunsets you’ll see from here! View the 3D tour, all photos + info here.

Located in the Purdy area of Gig Harbor, this home is nestled on almost 2 acres of scenic woodlands, and it’s like living in your very own treehouse! Relax on the multi-level deck that’s surrounded by the Pacific Northwest’s signature green beauty all summer long. Take a closer look at this Purdy treasure listed by REALTOR® Ingrid Galligan here.

Perched on a hill overlooking Downtown Puyallup, this 3,106-square-foot home is situated on a generously sized property that includes a shop (complete with forced air heating, a half bath, and a full upper floor storage area) and sprawling yard perfect for tossing around a football and playing lawn games at your next barbecue. You can learn more about this Puyallup residence listed by REALTOR® Peter Filmer here.

Listed by REALTOR® Regina Madiera-Gorden and REALTOR® Madison Lord, this University Place retreat is nestled on a half acre. In addition to the beautifully appointed 3,402-square-foot home, you’ll find photo-worthy views of the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains that you can enjoy from the huge view deck and the expertly landscaped garden. Click here to take the virtual tour and view all photos + info.

The quintessential Graham residence awaits with this 2,000-square-foot home that rests on 6.45 acres brimming with possibility. A 1,728-square-foot 4-car garage/shop, 2 RV/boat carports, a chicken coup, fruit trees, outbuildings, a huge deck and more are all yours… and it’s all surrounded by tall emerald trees and lush natural greenery. This home is listed by REALTOR® Mike Tipton and you can view the virtual tour, all photos + info here.

Paradise awaits with this 3,850-square-foot Fox Island getaway listed by REALTOR® Maggie Schauble. Properties like this don’t come along every day, and mature landscaping, a hot tub, a shady patio, a garden area, and much more are all tucked away in this secluded haven. Click here to view all photos + info.


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