Every Thursday, we scour the listings and find three fabulous open houses that weekend you’ve got to see. This is our CandysDirt.com Open Houses of the Week column. Today, our houses range in price from $499K to $1.149 million. Let’s take a look.
CUSTOM GOLF COURSE PLANO LUXURY HOME ON HALF AN ACRE WITH SWIMMING POOL
Open house: Sunday, Nov. 19, 2-4 p.m.
Live a golf course lifestyle in the custom home at 1812 Macgregor Dr., which overlooks the third fairway of Gleneagles Kings Course in Plano. It sits on half an acre with plenty of room for kids and pets, a swimming pool, spa, firepit, and mature trees. This high-end home has four bedrooms, four full bathrooms, one half bath, four living areas, two dining areas, a home office, and 4,996 square feet on two stories, built in 1993.
A formal living room overlooks the large, landscaped backyard through a wall of windows and a floor-to-ceiling fireplace anchors the room. A second family room also looks out onto the third fairway and has a fireplace. A bright, open kitchen offers tons of storage, a gas cooktop, double ovens, built-in microwave, and quartz countertops. A large downstairs master suite has two cedar closets as well as a walk-in closet, jetted tub, and separate shower. A second bedroom is downstairs and the other two are up.
This golf course Plano home was listed June 23 by Liz Lockerman with Ebby Halliday Realtors for $1.249 million, reduced to $1.149 million.
HISTORIC LAKEWOOD HOME OOZING WITH CHARACTER, PERSONALITY
Open house: Sunday, Nov. 19, 1:30-3 p.m.
Find historic charm in the heart of Lakewood with the house at 6834 Lorna Ln. It is cozy, comfortable, and full of character, with four bedrooms, three full bathrooms, one half bath, three living areas, and 2,656 square feet on two stories, built in 1937.
Elegant inviting formals offer a warm welcome upon entry and an updated kitchen features light-colored granite countertops, a white subway tile backsplash, full-size pantry, hutch, and stainless steel appliances, including a gas cooktop. The downstairs master has a large walk-in primary closet and a secondary closet. The second story features three bedrooms and a bonus room. The backyard has a open patio and room to play. Bonus: this house is zoned for the highly rated Lakewood Elementary.
This home was listed Sept. 29 by Scott Jackson with Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate for $799,900.
MIDWAY HOLLOW COTTAGE WITH GREAT CURB APPEAL, COZY INTERIOR
Open house: Sunday, Nov. 19, 1-3:30 p.m.
Midway Hollow is hot, hot, hot, and the 1953 house at 9962 Elmada Ln. exemplifies the appealing properties available there. This house has adorable curb appeal and two bedrooms, two bathrooms, two living areas, and 1,747 square feet, built in 1953. It was totally updated two years ago and it shows.
A bright kitchen with breakfast bar is complemented by granite countertops, white cabinets, and stainless steel appliances, including a gas cooktop. Hardwood floors run throughout the house (except bathrooms). This room overlooks the living room with fireplace, which leads to an open patio and large backyard secured by automatic gate in driveway.
This home was listed Sept. 15 by Justin Farmer with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty for $529K, reduced to $499,000.
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.