Belle Meade is a charming gated neighborhood with 400 homes that were originally developed as winter vacation homes for wealthy families from the up North East. Now Belle Meade is mostly all year round residents. Homes average between 1,400 – 1,800 Sq. Ft. with charming details such as vaulted beam ceilings, rich oak wood floors, and fireplaces. Many of the homes were built before World War 2 and lots average 7,500 Sq. Ft. Belle Meade Island is a small gated section of Belle Meade with homes built after World War 2 that range from 2,500 – 3,500 Sq. Ft. and are all located on the water. Waterfront homes sell between $1,200,000 all the way up to $4,000,000.