In May, Gov. Bill Haslam’s niece once again topped the Headline Homes list — only this time it was for a sale rather than a purchase. Meharry Medical College’s CEO bought a $2.2 million home on Woodmont Boulevard, and Bob Doyle — Garth Brooks’ manager — also sold his Nashville home.
Below are May’s top 10 home sales in Nashville and the surrounding counties, ranked by sale price.
1. 1103 Belle Meade Blvd., Nashville 37205
Buyer: Alexee Allen Saunders, trustee
Sale price: $3,145,000
Sellers: David F. and Cynthia Arnholt
Sellers and buyer’s agent: Steve G. Fridrich, Fridrich & Clark Realty
Sold by David F. and Cynthia Arnholt — Gov. Bill Haslam’s niece and her husband — this 7,000-square-foot home in Belle Meade includes five bedrooms and six bathrooms. The Arnholts made it to the top of the April Headline Homes list as well, after purchasing a $3.2 million home less than two miles away from their new one. The couple bought the home before it went to market.
2. 621 Hill Road, Brentwood 37027
Buyer: Turnberry Homes LLC
Sale price: $3.1 million
Seller: Cornelius-Granberry Properties
Seller’s agent: Jamie Granbery, Pilkerton Realtors
Buyer’s agent: Don Jones, SouthCrest
This home, built in 1800, was purchased by Turnberry Homes, along with nearly 27 acres of property in Brentwood. The surrounding property is slated to become a 30-home subdivision. The plan for the home is for it to remain intact and eventually be sold as a historic home.
3. 4415 Tyne Blvd., Nashville 37215
Buyer: William T. Chapman IV, trustee
Sale price: $2,910,000
Seller: Julie Boos, trustee
Seller’s agent: Grace Clayton, Neal Clayton Realtors LLC
Buyer’s agent: Brett Sheriff, Pilkerton Realtors
This 6,700-square-foot home includes four bedrooms and six baths. Built in 1942, it sits on a little more than 1.5 acres.
4. 321 Morning Mist Lane, Franklin 37064
Buyer: Leon S. Wieland
Sale price: $2.5 million
Seller: Terry L. Taylor
Seller and buyer’s agent: Kelly Dougherty, Village Real Estate
On less than an acre, this four-story home has more than 9,000 square feet to stretch out in. It has five bedrooms, six bathrooms and a fully finished basement.
5. 3500 Woodmont Blvd., Nashville 37215
Buyers: James and Phyllis D.K. Hildreth
Sale price: $2.2 million
Seller: 3500 Woodmont LLC
Seller’s agent: Anna Moran, Fridrich & Clark Realty
Buyers’ agent: Fiona Parish King, Worth Properties LLC
Meharry Medical College CEO James Hildreth and his wife, Phyllis, purchased this 8,000-square-foot home in Green Hills. Built in 1928, the home features tall ceilings, six bedrooms and seven bathrooms. It also includes a rooftop patio and two covered porches.
6. 3901 Estes Road, Nashville 37215
Buyer: Heldi Adelien
Sale price: $2.2 million
Seller: B.L. Bennett & Associates Inc.
Seller’s agent: Hanna Bennett, Keller Williams Realty
Buyer’s agent: Unknown
This 6,000-square-foot-plus home includes red oak hardwood floors throughout, all-marble bathrooms and a large courtyard connecting a master bedroom and library. The listing says it features “unbelievable old European interior and exterior design.” The home includes custom designed millwork throughout and three fireplaces.
7. 6336 Waterford Drive, Brentwood 37027
Buyers: Shannon and Bryan Franklin Josey
Sale price: $2.1 million
Seller: JP Morgan Mortgage Trust
Seller’s agent: Cindy Stanton, Parks Realty
Buyers’ agent: Pat Creech, Coldwell Banker Snow & Wall
This nearly 11,000-square-foot home on five acres has “Room to Roam!” according to the marketing. The house includes a large open kitchen and gathering area, a huge master suite and multiple recreation rooms.
8. 9205 Weston Drive, Brentwood 37027
Buyers: Allison and Brian Reichenbach
Sale price: $2,035,000
Seller: Kimberly H. Brannon Trust
Seller’s agent: Kim Brannon, Zeitlin & Co., Realtors
Buyers’ agent: Erin Birden, Worth Properties LLC
This home was built in 1939 and features updated bathrooms and kitchen, five fireplaces and a slate roof. Two of its six bedrooms were originally small servants quarters and are now serving as an exercise and hobby room. The home sits on 3.5 acres and includes a pool and three-car garage. Allison and Brian Reichenbach purchased the 7,450-square-foot home — Brian is a financial adviser at Southwestern Investment Group in Nashville, and Allison is the vice president of administration for FormFast, a company that helps health care entities streamline their documents.
9. 1025 Vaughn Crest Drive, Franklin 37069
Buyers: Bruce T. and Deborah A. Ranzan, trustees
Sale price: $2 million
Seller: Tom Shapiro
Seller’s agent: Adrienne Arnett, RE/MAX Fine Homes
Buyers’ agent: Scott C. Hines, Benchmark Realty, LLC
This home was sold by Tom Shapiro, a country music songwriter and producer known for working with Dusty Springfield and Lee Greenwood. Shapiro has won four Country Songwriter of the Year awards from BMI and a Songwriter of the Decade award from Nashville Songwriters Association International. The two-story 8,000-square-foot home includes five fireplaces, a media room, heated bathroom floors, custom sound in a media room and a private backyard.
10. 1300 Graybar Lane, Nashville 37215
Buyers: John and Felicia Bass
Sale price: $2 million
Seller: Robert W. Doyle
Seller’s agent: Barbara Moutenot, Village Real Estate
Buyers’ agent: Newell Anatol Anderson, Village Real Estate
Built in 1910, this home belonged to Robert W. Doyle — better known as Bob Doyle, Garth Brooks’ longtime manager. On the smaller side for a Headline Home, at just more than 5,400 square feet, it also includes a 600-square-foot guest house.