Hillsboro, Oregon. Built in 1998, this four-bedroom house on a 16.4-acre property features views of Mount Hood. The house includes dark hickory floors, French doors, bay windows, and a chef's kitchen with a Wolf stove.

Eight acres of the property is planted with chardonnay, pinot noir, and pinot gris grapes. $2,475,000. Rita Wolff, M Realty, (503) 504-5258.

Quincy, Washington. This three-bedroom home lies within the Cave B Estate Winery and Resort. The Mediterranean-style house has large Douglas fir support beams in the great room, a spiral staircase, a grand piano, and a master bedroom with a study.

The resort includes pools, a spa, the winery, a tasting room, and a restaurant. $2,800,000. Brad Vancour, Realogics/Sotheby's International Realty, (206) 484-0167.

Agoura Hills, California. Built in 1931, this 4,000-square-foot Spanish-style hacienda sits on 2.6 acres. The three-bedroom home has arched doorways, tile floors, doors that open to the outside throughout the home, and two master suites with spa bathrooms.

More than an acre of the property is planted with cabernet sauvignon and syrah. $2,995,000. Ryan Walczuk, the Agency, (424) 354-3112.

St. Helena, California. This 1-acre lot in the Napa region holds a 0.3-acre cabernet vineyard. The four-bedroom house has an open floor plan, large sliding glass doors, two fireplaces, hardwood flooring, and cathedral ceilings.

Property amenities include a guesthouse, a barn, a pool, and a pool house with a pizza oven. $4,995,000. Ginger Martin, Sotheby's International Realty, (415) 516-3939.

Calistoga, California. This two-bedroom house in Napa wine country has a 360-bottle wine cellar, a great room with a fireplace, and a kitchen that opens to a patio with a dining area.

The property includes a one-bedroom guesthouse, a spa, and a fountain, and is close to downtown. $1,340,000. Heidi Rickerd Rizzo, Terra Firma Global Partners, (415) 272-4192.

Kirkland, Washington. Built in 1942, this four-bedroom cottage features unobstructed views of Lake Washington. The updated home includes a modern kitchen, a fireplace, and hardwood floors.

The town borders Woodinville Wine Country and has numerous wineries and tasting rooms nearby. $899,000. Val Burmester, Realogics/Sotheby's International Realty, (425) 652-2335.

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