Every Thursday, we pick three fabulous open houses in Dallas (and the ‘burbs from time to time) you shouldn’t miss. Welcome to our CandysDirt.com Open Houses of the Week column. This week, our houses range in price from $375K to $1.15 million and they’re all fabulous.
LAKEWOOD TUDOR WITH GORGEOUS ORIGINAL FEATURES, SWIMMING POOL
Open house: Sunday, Oct. 15, 1-3 p.m.
It’s hard not to fall in love with the Lakewood Tudor at 2411 Auburn Ave. on the southwest side of White Rock Lake, near Gaston Avenue and Garland Road. From its killer curb appeal and original stained glass windows, to beamed ceilings and a arched doorways, the 1930 house is brimming with character. This home has four bedrooms, three bathrooms, four living areas, two dining areas, and 3,256 square feet on two stories.
This house sits on an elevated, professionally landscaped lot and has been beautifully renovated with great attention to detail. Im the vaulted living room, you’ll find original wood details and a signed stained glass window. The dining room features original restored coffered ceiling and woodwork. Love the hardwood floors, period light fixtures, stone fireplace, and first-floor master with walk-in closet. The open kitchen and dining area has custom colored saltillo tile, marble counters, Ann Sacks tile backsplash,and a ssecond sink. In back is a swimming pool, patio, private garden, and privacy fence.
This home was listed Oct. 12 by Joseph Kacynski with David Bush Realtors for $1.15 million.
JAN MAR MIDCENTURY REMODELED WITH CLEAN ARCHITECTURAL LINES
Open house: Sunday, Oct. 15, 1-3 p.m.
Jan Mar is a small neighborhood in North Dallas with big appeal. Case in point: the gorgeous midcentury modern at 7308 Yamini Dr. Recently remodeled, it married clean architectural lines and a light contemporary feel with original elements, like pink brick and Terrazzo floors. This home has four bedrooms, four bathrooms, two living areas, an office, and 3,688 square feet on one story, built in 1960.
On entering, the vaulted ceilings draw your eye upward while the sparkling pool draws your eye out through the wall of windows. The kitchen is a dream, with a walk-in pantry, waterfall edge on the island, and stainless steel appliances, including double ovens and a built-in refrigerator/freezer. The east side of the home is primarily for entertaining while the west side is made up of three bedrooms plus a master suite that overlooks the backyard. The master offers a custom closet system in the walk-in, dual sinks, jetted tub, and separate shower. The backyard features a swimming pool, privacy fence, mature trees, patio, and multiple seating areas.
This home was listed Oct. 5 by Scott Kaserman with Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate for $979,000.
UPDATED LAKE HIGHLANDS NORTH HOME ZONED FOR WALLACE ELEMENTARY
Open house: Sunday, Oct. 15, 2-4 p.m.
The 1960 Lake Highlands North home at 10425 Royalwood Dr. is all about the updates, from electrical panel, water heater, and windows to siding, floors, and gutters. It’s a great family home, with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,921 square feet on one story. Bonus: it is in the attendance zone for Wallace Elementary, which earns an 8 out of 10 from greatschools.org.
This home features a renovated kitchen with decorator paint colors, granite counters, gas cooktop, and two pantries. The large open living and dining spaces have lovely hardwoods. An oversized master suite had separate granite vanities and closets. A bonus space would be perfect for an office, mudroom, or playroom. The grassy backyard comes with a storage shed, electric iron gate, and dog run.
This home was listed Aug. 26 by Jenny Fox Miles with Fine Homes Nathan Grace for $390K, redued to $375,000.
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.