Extraordinary Homes Featured in This Weekend’s Open Houses!
November 8th, 2013 | by Michelle
November 8th, 2013 | by Michelle
Looking for inspiration for you new home? Look no further. The homes featured in this weekend’s open houses have varied styles – from modern to Mediterranean. And all are extraordinary.
Exquisite French Mediterranean home in the heart of old Highland Park, completed in the 2007 by renowned builder Nickey Oates. Boasting more than10,000 square feet with six bedrooms, seven baths, two half-baths, and four fireplaces. Exceptional detail throughout, dramatic two-story entry, gourmet kitchen with Viking appliances, marble counters and island. An expansive great room lined with French doors overlooks the resort like terrace and pool. Porte cochere, three-car garage and quarters above. Listed for $6,249,000.
4212 Belclaire Avenue, 75205 | Highland Park | Open 2-4 p.m. Sunday
Georgian Revival mansion, designed by Wilson McClure and constructed in 1955 on a prime oversize lot in Highland Park. Remodeled by the current owners in 2005. Glamorous staircase, grand formals, generous room sizes, six bedrooms, 6.1 baths, library, office, family room, pool, grand patio and garage parking for five cars. Square footage does not include 1,000 square feet in three-car attached garage currently being used as entertaining space. Listed for $3,475,000.
3800 Wentwood Drive, 75225 | University Park | Open 2-4 p.m. Sunday
Wonderful University Park home with gracious French exterior. Built in 2000 on a nice corner lot. Kitchen and breakfast room open to den, spectacular high-ceiling formal living room, dining, and guest room with full bath on first level. Wood-paneled office, four bedrooms including large master all have en-suite baths. Playroom with full bath on third level. Back yard features landscaped outdoor pergola, fireplace, pool, and cooking terrace. Includes two-car garage. Listed for $2,400,000.
2 Los Arboles Court, 75230 | Preston Hollow | Open 1-3 p.m. Sunday
Under a canopy of trees and landscaped grounds is a modern white stucco home with a standing seam metal roof. It has exposed stone walls that extend indoors, with a standing seam metal roof. Inside, a gorgeous entry greets all who enter with a beckoning hallway that opens to living areas, walls of glass, natural light from above, and clear views of patios, lawns, and pool beyond. The kitchen is freshly updated to be enjoyed for the first time by its new owner. The master bedroom and study are private on the west side of the home and are complete with large walk-in closets and spa bath. Two bedrooms share a bath near the front living areas – great for children or guests. And, upstairs, you will find another guest room with yoga or Pilates studio, which could be used as a fifth bedroom or second study. A three-car garage has ample storage and is accessed via a mudroom and large equipped utility room. Listed for $2,700,000.
3 Los Arboles Court, 75230 | Preston Hollow | Open 1-3 p.m. Sunday
Premier home in coveted Los Arboles Estates, built by Cy Barcus and designed by William Briggs with input from designer Neal Stewart. Mediterranean with modern touches, this home sits on a beautifully landscaped half-acre lot. Expansive living areas open to the pool and colonnade. Privacy, superior design and quality. Listed for $3,295,000.
5911 Glendora Avenue, 75230 | Preston Hollow | Open 2-4 p.m. Sunday
Sophisticated Lionel Morrison-designed modern home offers serene spaces. Art collector owner installed state-of-the-art lighting. Large windows with views of gorgeous gardens. Second level including his and her baths, office and terrace in the master suite, plus two more bedrooms. Second master downstairs. Pristine grounds, total privacy with mature magnolias and other plantings, gated driveway into courtyard and three car garage. Chic pool and deck. Listed for $2,450,000.
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