Thursday Three Hundred: Turner Avenue Cutie Has Great Wood (Floors!)

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811 Turner Front

We haven’t ventured south of the Trinity in a while. Let’s fix that with our Thursday Three Hundred today, a cute cottage on Turner Avenue with tons of updates and plenty of room to spread out.

811 Turner Living

Yes, Oak Cliff is becoming quite a competitive market these days, and it’s hard to find a home under $300K that is move-in ready. This Kidd Springs home has brand new windows, updated interiors, and is very accommodating with more than 3,000 square feet inside. Yes, 811 Turner Avenue is a lovely old house with a very modern interior.

811 Turner Dining

Another great feature is the four-bedroom, three-bath spread in this house — almost completely unheard of for a home built in 1920. It feels bright and modern inside, with beautiful oak floors that are au naturel. We see a lot of dark stained floors, but this, my friends, is just breathtaking.

811 Turner kit

Bathrooms are updated, too, and the master has a frameless shower door and some ceramic tile in a very beigey beige. No risk taken there. Still, I won’t hold that against this home, which has some great lighting and a really cool kitchen.

811 Turner Gameroom 811 Turner Deck 811 Turner Backyard

Add to that the great neighborhood and proximity to downtown Dallas and you have a clear-cut winner for a great family home in Oak Cliff. And while this home has an almost 10,000 square foot lot, the price of this home — a recently reduced $399,000 — still seems a little optimistic.

What do you think?


Joanna England

If Executive Editor Joanna England could house hunt forever, she absolutely would. Instead she covers the North Texas housing market and the economy for While she started out with the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University, Joanna's work has appeared in The Dallas Morning News as well as several local media outlets. When she's not knitting or hooping, or enjoying White Rock Lake, she's behind the lens of her camera. She lives in East Dallas with her husband, son, and their furry and feathered menagerie.

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