We enjoy bringing you an insider look at hot North Texas properties with our CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column. Every Thursday, we pick five fabulous open houses in Dallas you definitely shouldn’t miss.
This week, our houses range in price from $409K to $1.195 million. You’ll find a range of properties, from the Lakewood contemporary pictured above (that pool!), to a Winnetka Heights Craftsman with wonderful historic charm. The range is big, and the options are great. Let’s go!
CUSTOM MODERN HOME IN LAKEWOOD ELEMENTARY ATTENDANCE ZONE
Open house: Sunday, Nov. 13, 1-4 p.m.
The custom modern home at 7039 Coronado Ave. in Lakewood is pretty darn fabulous, from the high-end finish out to its location. This home has four bedrooms, three full bathrooms, one half bath, and 4,219 square feet on two stories, built in 2013.
The open spaces on the first story makes for a flexible floorplan, and the living room includes a floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace with nooks for decoration. The kitchen is a dream, with a large island, modern light pendants, six-burner Thermador gas range with griddle, double ovens, built-in Thermador refrigerator/freezer, and built-in Miele coffee maker. The master and two bedrooms are on the second story, with a guest suite on the first. The master bath is serene, with an oversized closet and large walk-in shower. The real star of the show is the outdoor living, with a covered patio with fireplace and TV, and pool and spa with three fire features.
This home was listed Sept. 28 by Heather Guild with Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate for $1.195 million.
DARLING WINNETKA HEIGHTS CRAFTSMAN WITH HISTORIC CHARM
Open house: Sunday, Nov. 13, 2-4 p.m.
The house at 402 S. Montclair Ave. presents a wonderful opportunity to buy in the highly desirable Winnetka Heights neighborhood of North Oak Cliff. This 1923 charmer is loaded with character and personality, but also has updates to meet the standards of today’s buyers. It has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,764 square feet on one story.
The home includes wood floors throughout, a large kitchen, 9.5-foot ceilings, and lots of windows. Both the front and back yards include large porches, making it perfect for entertaining or just relaxing after a day at work. One of the bathrooms has a claw foot tub, and there is a fireplace in the living room.
This home was listed Oct. 27 by Crystal Gonzalez with David Griffin & Company for $409,000.
SPACIOUS TUDOR IN THE HEART OF LAKEWOOD
Open house: Sunday, Nov. 13, 1-3 p.m.
We love a good Tudor, and the one at 6938 Westlake Ave. is simply marvelous. It has period details, like a Rookwood tile fireplace and arched doorways, married to more modern conveniences, like an updated kitchen. This home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,187 square feet on one story, built in 1927.
The spacious living and dining areas at the front of the house features a a gorgeous stained glass window and hardwood floors, which run throughout the house. A sunroom at the front of the house is a delight, with tons of natural light and plenty of room for seating areas. The updated kitchen has decorative paint, recessed lighting, a full-sized utility area, and an adjoining breakfast room. The master has its own private bathroom, and the secondary rooms share an updated full bath. The backyard has lots of grassy green space, mature trees, and a detached two-car garage with additional storage.
This home was listed Nov. 9 by Nancy Johnson with Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate for $665,000.
COZY CORNER UNIT CONDO WITH GREAT LOCATION AND AMENITIES
Open house: Sunday, Nov. 13, 3-5 p.m.
If you’re looking for a lovely condo in the heart of Lakewood, the one at 6269 Oram St. Apt. 24 will delight. This is an end unit with private front and side yards and an open concept floorplan. It has two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, and 2,337 square feet on two stories, built in 2006.
The open first floor features hardwoods, a fireplace, decorative lighting, custom window coverings, and a powder room. The kitchen has Silestone countertops, a tile backsplash, and oversized island, and stainless steel KitchenAid appliances. Located on the second story, the master suite features a large bathroom and custom closet. The second bedroom has its own private bathroom, and there’s also a study with sliding barn doors.
This home was listed Nov. 4 by Joe Gall with Ebby Halliday Realtors for $525,000. Monthly HOA fees are $351 and include blanket insurance, exterior maintenance, gas, management fees, reserves, sprinkler system, trash, and water/sewer.
MOCKINGBIRD PARK BEAUTY ON 1/3 ACRE WITH GUEST QUARTERS, REDUCED $15K
Open house: Sunday, Nov. 13, 12-2 p.m.
There are two spacious living areas with great style, and a renovated kitchen with a large island, granite counters, and stainless steel appliances, including double ovens and a commercial-grade gas range. It overlooks the front yard, while the dining room and den overlook the back. Storage is no problem in the kitchen, or anywhere in this spacious house. The master bathroom is lovely with a claw foot tub, large frameless glass shower, dual sinks, and two walk-in closets. In back, there is an elevated deck, beautiful swimming pool and spa, separate play yard, and oversized two-car garage with attached guest quarters with a full kitchen and bath.
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