We love bringing you an insider look at hot North Texas properties with our CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column. Every Thursday, we pick the fabulous open houses in Dallas (and the ‘burbs from time to time) you shouldn’t miss.
This week, our houses range in price from $325K to $675K. Let us know what you think of our choices, and if you know of any we should feature next week!
ELEGANT LAKEWOOD TUDOR WITH MODERN UPDATES, REDUCED $25K
Open house: Sunday, May 21, 1-3 p.m.
The Lakewood Tudor at 6419 Glenrose Ct. was built in 1927 and updated and expanded over the years in a way that beautifully marries period style with modern amenities. Located near Gaston Avenue and Abrams Road, it is zoned for the coveted Lakewood Elementary and is close to White Rock Lake. This is a prime location. The home has four bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, three living areas, two dining areas, and 3,074 square feet on two stories. There’s also a 460-square-foot guest house with a kitchen, utility room, and full bathroom.
The main property offers tall ceilings, framed molding, ornamental plasterwork, stained glass casement windows, and original hardwood floors. A Batchelder fireplace is prominent in the main living area, which features a cozy and intimate seating area to the side. The kitchen is renovated with granite countertops, white cabinets, a tumbled stone backsplash, and stainless steel appliances. There are two bedrooms and a flexible study area and full bath on main floor, with a master suite, sitting area, and Hollywood bath upstairs.
This home was listed April 21 by Kindred Roach with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage — Preston Center for $699,999, reduced to $675,000.
EAST DALLAS CUTIE WITH RENOVATED OPEN FLOORPLAN
Open house: Saturday, May 20, 1-3 p.m. and Sunday, May 21, 2-4 p.m.
Claremont is one of East Dallas’ great neighborhoods and the home at 2507 Lazydale Dr. is a 1958 build with plenty of updates. Located near Ferguson Road and Lakeland Drive, it has four bedrooms, two bathrooms, two living areas, two dining areas, and 2,042 square feet on one story.
Inside, find original refinished hardwood floors and recessed lights in the front living area, which leads to the kitchen and dining area. That kitchen is a delight, with navy blue cabinets (very on-trend), granite countertops, cool tile backsplash, breakfast bar, and modern stainless steel appliances, including a gas range. The bathrooms are bright and modern with great tile treatments. There’s an attached, enclosed storage room/ shop/craft area, too.
This home was listed May 13 by Trisha Moore with Keller Williams Lake Cities for $325,000.
BISHOP HEIGHTS NEW CRAFTSMAN, REDUCED $11K
Open house: Sunday, May 21, 2-4 p.m.
Craftsman style and high efficiency blend together in the newly built, move-in ready home at 867 Crutchfield Ln. It’s minutes from Bishop Arts District and offers many green features, including 13-15 SEER AC, double pane windows, foam insulation, solar panels, a tankless water heater, and drought-tolerant plants. The home has four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 1,995 square feet on two stories, built in 2016.
Inside, you’ll find tall ceilings, hardwoods throughout, a thoughtful and open floorplan, and recessed lighting. The kitchen is created with quartz countertops, white cabinets, contemporary lighting, a breakfast bar, and stainless steel appliances, including a gas range. The bedrooms are large and have lots of storage. The backyard has a small patio, lots of grassy green space, and a horizontal board-on-board wood fence, with maintenance provided by the HOA. It backs up to Kidd Springs Park, a public area with a rec center, nature observation platform, trails, sports fields, and fishing in the pond.
This home was listed April 19 by Kathy Hewitt and Steve Habgood with Dave Perry-Miller InTown for $450K, reduced to $439,000. HOA fees are $375 a quarter and include maintenance of the backyard, front yard, and common areas.
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.