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Mid-Century Modern Tour: Six Spectacular Homes {Video}

November 4th, 2013 | by The Update

November 4th, 2013 | by The Update

Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Donovan Westover, Events and Development Coordinator for Preservation Dallas, predicted it, and he was right: The homes showcased on the group’s 2013 Fall Architectural Tour on Oct. 26 were spectacular.


The tour showcased six beautifully preserved and newly updated examples of sleek and stunning mid-century modern homes.

The homes included:

Robertson House by Harley Tracy, 1951

Markham House, 1951

Cavitt House by L.C. Cavitt, 1958

Touchstone House by Robert Johnson Perry, 1959

Galaway House by Glenn Allen Galaway, 1966

Fridge House by Scott Lyons, 1975


“As a student of architecture, I’m always happy to sponsor the great work of Preservation Dallas,” says Robbie Briggs, CEO and president of the luxury real estate firm. Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty was the title sponsor of the event.


Also of note: Caroline Summers, an agent with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty, sponsored the 3911 Shenandoah, a Robert Perry-designed  home owned by Emily and Steve Summers in the heart of Old Highland Park.


Click here for a rundown of the tour.

Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty is Dallas’ luxury real estate leader, with more than 200 agents in five offices located throughout Dallas-Fort Worth and access to the global Sotheby’s network, including more than 11,000 agents in more than 650 offices worldwide. CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty. For more information on escapes and second homesranch and land, and luxury homes in the Dallas-Fort Worth region and beyond, go to briggsfreeman.com.

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