Fall Tour Focus: Extraordinary Lifestyle in Dallas’ Lovely Estates
October 18th, 2013 | by The Update
Open Sunday, Oct. 20, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. on the Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty Fall Tour, the Santa Barbara Mediterranean estate at 4236 Lorraine is in the heart of Highland Park. Listed by Caroline Summers for $6,400,000. Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
Dallas’ estate properties welcome extraordinary living among beautiful amenities including rolling grounds, esteemed architecture and glorious spaces designed with the highest quality materials and craftsmanship. For more information on the beautiful estates below, go to briggsfreeman.com/falltour.
The Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty Fall Tour on Sunday, Oct. 20, will feature lovely estate properties. During the tour, the exquisite Santa Barbara Mediterranean estate at 4236 Lorraine in the heart of Highland Park will be held open. The other estates can be shown by appointment.
4236 Lorraine Ave. Open 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Showcasing arched windows of German antique glass, solid Honduras cut mahogany doors, iron custom-stair railings and hand scraped wood and limestone floors, this 6,574 square foot, five-bedroom residence at 4236 Lorraine in Highland Park features gracious living and fantastic entertaining spaces, including a terrace and balconies that overlook a sparkling saltwater pool, spa and fountains. Listed by Caroline Summers 214-597-7513 for $6,400,000. Open 3:30-5:30 p.m.
When driving through the elaborate iron gates of the lush 5.3 acre Dans Bois Crete or “In Wood Ridge,” one immediately feels refuge from bustling downtown Dallas. Few estates in the area can claim this distinction of being a private secluded retreat with six bedroom suites, grand entertaining spaces, a 2,200-bottle wine vault, dream cinema and breathtaking landscaping by Harold Leidner. $19,500,000. Call listing agent Christy Berry, 214.693.1600, for a showing appointment.
This stunning, soft contemporary home in a wooded setting was created by Bodron+Fruit Architecture. It features limestone, mahogany and copper exteriors, rift-cut white oak and marble floors, which complement a sophisticated landscape. The open floor plan seamlessly connects to the exteriors, which feature a putting and chipping green, a saltwater infinity pool and spa, and a mahogany lattice covered terrace. $9,750,000. Call listing agent Clair Dewar, 214.808.6045, for a showing appointment.
A landmark estate is located in one of Dallas most prestigious neighborhoods. The spectacular renovation of the home by one of the country’s top architects creates a property that is the pinnacle of great taste. The open plan is accentuated with bow windows and large French doors, opening to the landscaped gardens and pool house. Privately situated on 2.4 acres at the end of a cul de sac, the great design and updating of the home offers a remarkable purchase opportunity. $9,500,000. Call listing agents Ginger Nobles, 214.212.4434, and Susan Baldwin, 214.763.1591, for a showing appointment.
Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty is Dallas’ luxury real estate leader, with more than 190 agents in five offices located throughout Dallas-Fort Worth and access to the global Sotheby’s network, including more than 11,000 agents in 600 offices worldwide. CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty. For more information on escapes and second homes, ranch and land, and luxury homes in the Dallas-Fort Worth region and beyond, go to briggsfreeman.com.