Even on the hottest summer day, North Texans have an evening when outdoor living is enjoyable. This is especially true if you’re lucky enough to have a home with superb outdoor spaces.
We’ve found five outstanding Ebby Halliday properties on the market now that elevate outdoor living to an art. You’ll find everything from infinity-edge swimming pools and cool cabanas, to gourmet outdoor kitchens and cozy fireplaces. They have everything you need and want to make the most of outdoor living.
“These five properties represent some of the finest homes in our extensive portfolio, both in terms of outside amenities and quality of the properties,” said Randall Graham, vice president and director of marketing for Ebby Halliday Realtors. “One of the reasons these homeowners chose to list with us is Ebby Halliday Realtors has wide-ranging experience marketing and selling these kind of luxury properties and letting buyers know about the amazing features they offer.”
PRESTON HOLLOW CONTEMPORARY WITH GORGEOUS OUTDOOR ENTERTAINING
Creating Outdoor Living Areas with James Turner from IBB Design | Ebby Halliday Realtors
Live luxe in the one-of-a-kind Preston Hollow contemporary at 6323 Meadow Rd., featured in the video above. This home has six bedrooms, six full bathrooms, one half bathroom, and 7,141 square feet on two stories.
This 2007 custom-built Geoffrey Grant home offers large windows with spectacular views to the outdoor areas, created for effortless entertaining. You can learn all about designing the outdoor area you want in the video created by Ebby for this home, featuring James Turner with IBB Design Fine Furnishings.
This stylish area has been professionally decorated by Turner, and offers a fireplace and relaxed seating area looking over the sparking swimming pool with a water feature, spa, and large play yard. There’s also an attached grill, lighting system, and a mosquito mist system.
This home is listed by Penny Rivenbark with Ebby Halliday, Realtors for $2.325 million.
WESTLAKE ESTATE WITH 4,000 SQUARE FEET OF REMARKABLE OUTDOOR SPACES
If you’re looking for a home that impresses, the estate at 1750 Trace Bella Ct. in Westlake exceeds all expectations. This home has five bedrooms, five full bathrooms, four half bathrooms, and 11,248 square feet on two stories.
Only remarkable outdoor living could match this home’s Texas Transitional-style interior, and the approximately 4,000 square feet of resort-style exterior spaces sets a new standard. The great room leads to an adult lounge and opens to a spacious custom-cut Austin stone outdoor patio with matching imported crystal chandeliers. This overlooks the infinity-edge swimming pool with dual spas and a slide leading to a lower-level pool. There’s also an outdoor kitchen, dining room, Austin stone fireplace and covered pool cabana with a wood deck. Under the pergola and patio lights is the BBQ area featuring a built-in gas grill and Green Egg. The one-acre estate backs to a protected greenbelt with extended views of mature trees and nature.
This home is listed by Juliet Marie Williams with Ebby Halliday Realtors for $6,298,880.
BREATHTAKING ESTATE ON 10 ACRES IN THE HEART OF SOUTHLAKE
The incredible Spanish and Mediterranean-inspired estate at 1900 Shady Oaks Dr., Southlake, sits on 10 acres in the heart of the city. It has five bedrooms, five full bathrooms, two half bathrooms, and 8,882 square feet on two stories. All outdoor spaces reflect this home’s careful attention to detail and luxurious amenities. The master suite has a peaceful private garden and sitting room. There’s also a private outdoor patio with fireplace. This covered veranda has a sitting area and room for a large dining table. No worries about bugs or weather out here, as there are pull-down screens to give an indoor feel to this sprawling space. Other outdoor living features include a pizza kitchen, gardens, multiple fireplaces, a beautiful swimming pool, serene koi pond, bucolic pastures, and a barn.
This estate is listed by the Quinn & Marcontell Group with Ebby Halliday Realtors for $5.5 million.
EXQUISITE OUTDOOR POOL/SPA ON 1.5-ACRE LOT IN GATED COMMUNITY
Luxury living is at its finest in the custom-built, amenity-packed home at 1276 Somerset Ln. in McLendon Chisholm. It’s complete with an incredible outdoor living area. The house sits on a lushly landscaped 1.5-acre lot in a prestigious, gated community near Lake Ray Hubbard. This home has four bedrooms, four bathrooms, one half bathroom, and 6,400 square feet on two stories.
The large stone covered patio offers an outdoor kitchen, including a built-in grill and fireplace, with flexible space for several seating areas. The ozone pool and hot tub are elegant and serene, with multiple waterfalls and rock ledges. Nearby, there’s a large fire pit area, which seats 10, covered with custom stone pavers.
This home is listed by the Dee Evans Group with Ebby Halliday Realtors for $1.65 million.
GOLF COURSE PROPERTY WITH BACKYARD OASIS
The tasteful Kenneth Pressley estate at 1708 Byron Nelson Pkwy. in Colleyville is a golf course property with incredible views. This home has five bedrooms, five full bathrooms, two half bathrooms, and 7,220 square feet on two stories.
The outdoor living here is lovely and expansive. From the second-story master suite balcony, there are views overlooking the swimming pool and onto the golf course. The backyard offers a lovely backyard oasis with a pool and spa, outdoor kitchen, and living area. There are slate floors, and an oversized covered patio area with the outdoor kitchen behind the stone fireplace. The pool has multiple water features including arcing jets, waterfalls at the rocks, and fountain in the spa. It’s something you have to see to fully appreciate.
This home is listed by Beverly Spillyards with Ebby Halliday Realtors for $1.899 million.