Every Thursday, we bring you the CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week roundup. It’s your insider’s view of the market, and the open houses you just have to make that weekend.
This week, our five houses range in price from $329,900 to $949K. This is an exceptionally splendid group of houses, from the magazine-worthy Victorian pictured above, to the M-Streets Tudor with picturesque good looks. Let us know what you think of our choices, and if you know of any we should feature next week!
EXQUISITE, OLD SOUL VICTORIAN THAT BELONGS IN A MAGAZINE
Open house: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2-4 p.m.
Did someone say shiplap? If you’re a fan of the HGTV show Fixer Upper, then feast your eyes on the swoon-worthy Victorian at 4317 Worth St. This beauty has been the recipient of a massive renovation that marries the best of vintage charms with modern amenities. This home has five bedrooms, three full bathrooms, one half bathroom, and 3,410 square feet on two stories, built in 1903 and recently restored to glory.
This home is located on the Peak’s founding fathers former lands in East Dallas near N. Peak and Live Oak streets. It offers elements of a bygone era, like original fireplaces, 12-foot ceilings, pocket doors, stained glass, a wrap-around porch, and reclaimed hardwood floors. The new elements are stylish and useful, from funky tile and chandeliers, to a new AC, foundation, plumbing, and electric. The kitchen is a dream, with quartz countertops, large center island, white cabinet, and KitchenAid stainless steel appliances, including a commercial gas range.
It was listed Sept. 20 by Kristen Martin with The Michael Group for $599,900.
LIGHT AND BRIGHT JAN MAR RANCH WITH ALMOST 4,000 SQUARE FEET
Open house: Sunday, Sept. 25, 3-5 p.m.
Light and bright big spaces rule the roost at 7229 Yamini Dr. This is a renovated Jan Mar ranch with nearly 4,000 square feet on one level, built in 1955. Its clean-lined, open concept layout makes it seem even bigger. This home has four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 3,967 square feet, located near Forest Lane and Hillcrest Road.
The living room, dining room, and kitchen are all basically one enormous space, with straight lines of sight. The gourmet kitchen features custom cabinets, Dacor appliances, quartz counters, and a large pantry. All the bedrooms are suites, and the master included two walk-in closets, dual vanities, a jetted tub, large shower, and exercise room. The home also features a large utility room, mudroom, pool-sized rear yard, large patio, energy efficient features, and advanced AV wiring.
LAKE HIGHLANDS HOME WITH HUGE SKYLIGHT, MATURE SHADE TREES
Open house: Sunday, Sept. 25, 2-4 p.m.
The Lake Highlands home at 9925 Estate Ln. sits on a hill, surrounded by mature shade trees and landscaping. It’s cute as a bug’s ear inside and out, with four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,753 square feet, built in 1962.
The property, located near Walnut Hill Lane and Audelia Road, features a wonderful layout with versatile spaces and natural light filling every corner. Check out that huge skylight in the living room. The galley kitchen features white cabinets and stainless steel appliances. There is also an oversized two-car garage and a backyard with a deck and firepit.
NORTHWEST DALLAS NEW CONSTRUCTION WITH CHIC, SLEEK FEEL
Open house: Sunday, Sept. 25, 1-3 p.m.
If new construction and contemporary stylings are on your wish list, look to the home at 3910 Durango Dr. in Northwest Dallas near W. Northwest Highway and Marsh Lane. Created by builder Blue Door Abode, this modern ranch is simply gorgeous. It has four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 2,754 square feet on one story.
Everything is polished and perfect in this home, and the open floorplan makes for flexible living spaces. White oak hardwood floors carry through much of the home, as does recessed lighting and oversized aluminum windows, which flood the house with natural light. The kitchen is divine, with Carrara Marble counters, custom white cabinets, floating live edge walnut shelves, and stainless steel appliances, including double ovens and a gas cooktop. The home also offers an office with sliding barn doors, a living room with a stacking glass wall and herringbone tiled fireplace, and outdoor living with a large yard and kitchen with river white granite.
It was listed Sept. 19 by Julie Provenzano with Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate for $649,900.
PICTURESQUE M-STREETS TUDOR WITH LUXE RENOVATIONS
Open house: Sunday, Sept. 25, 1-2:30 p.m.
We love a good Tudor, and the M-Streets home at 5526 Ridgedale Ave. is a lovely example of what can be accomplished with updates in a 1930’s property. It is luxe from top to bottom, with three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, and 1,983 square feet on one story.
The curb appeal is charmed, and the interior is light and bright. The main living area features an original fireplace, arched doorways, and a welcoming feel. The newly renovated kitchen offers quartz counters, Viking appliances, beverage drawers, a farm sink, and wine refrigerator. Both full bathrooms are renos, white, clean, and marble clad. The third bedroom could be an office and has the half bathroom. A serene backyard with has a cedar pergola, stone patio, auto gate, lush yard, sprinkler system and rebuilt garage.
This open house roundup is a weekly feature at CandysDirt.com. Let us know if you visit these properties and what you think of them. If you have an open house to tell us about, email Leah here.