There aren’t many better feelings than the satisfaction you get after a great workout, with those endorphins and feelings of accomplishment flowing. Still, there will always be days that a lack of transportation, time, motivation, or bad weather keep you from getting to the gym. WHIRL Estate went in search of homes that have space dedicated solely to fitness equipment. Now, there’s no excuse to miss your workout!
by Ben Boskovich
This four bedroom home in Fox Chapel sits on a private wooded lot with dedicated green space both in front and behind, and features a dramatic entry with cantilevered stair, and a two-story dining room with chef’s kitchen. Most rooms in the home have sunshine and wooded views, and the home’s three levels of living space includes a 1,500 square-foot entertainment area with a granite bar, and a gym with a full bathroom. For more information, contact Sabrina Geraci of Howard Hanna Real Estate, 412.963.6300. howardhanna.com.
ON THE FAIRWAY
This multi-level, single-family home in Shenango Township has four bedrooms, as well as three full and one half baths. The all-brick home is equipped with two fireplaces and a view overlooking the fairways of Oak Tree Country Club. The property is completely fenced in and is home to a three-car garage. Head to the lower level to use the pool room, workout room, office, family room with a wet bar, and laundry room. Upstairs, homeowners can enjoy the unique media room with a brand new cherry kitchen and outdoor decks. For more information, contact Sandy Gurgovits of Northwood Realty Services, 724.981.9771. northwood.com.
Situated on one acre in Hampton, this five-bedroom, custom-designed and built brick and stone home is on its own private lot and is highlighted by a spacious gourmet kitchen and a sunken family room with stone fireplace. Custom woodwork can be seen throughout the entire home, in addition to 10-foot cathedral and tray ceilings, wood and iron entry railings, and hardwood flooring with inlay detailing. The home has a billiard room with a wet bar, and a home gym with exposed brick. For more information, contact Linda DiBucci of Coldwell Banker Real Estate, 412.487.0500. lindadibucciteam.com.
This article is featured in the September 2012 issue of WHIRL Magazine.
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