A classic Devonshire traditional that’s updated and gorgeous with almost 4,000 square feet and a fabulous backyard caught our eye this week. That’s why it’s the lead for our CandysDirt.com Open Houses of the Week post. Every Thursday, we pick three fabulous open houses in Dallas (and the ‘burbs from time to time) you shouldn’t miss.
This week, our houses range in price from $437,500 to $1.295 million. Let us know what you think of our choices, and if you know of any we should feature next week!
CLASSIC DEVONSHIRE HOUSE WITH LOTS OF UPDATES, FAB SWIMMING POOL
Open house: Sunday, Feb. 11, 2-4 p.m.
The Devonshire home at 5614 Greenbrier Dr. is a classic on a wide lot with a covered front porch spanning the width of the home. Located near West Lovers Lane and Inwood Road, this house sits on desirable dirt with five bedrooms, four bathrooms, two living rooms, two dining rooms, a home office, and 3,963 square feet on two stories, built in 1948.
A renovated floorplan has an open kitchen and den with views of the pool, patio, and backyard. The updated kitchen features a large island, concrete countertops, ivory cabinets, and stainless steel appliances, including double ovens. The den’s vaulted ceiling makes it feel light and bright, as does the oversized floor-to-ceiling fireplace and huge windows. All bedrooms have walk-in closets except one, which has built-ins and the upstairs master suite includes a sitting area and an ensuite bathroom with a soaker tub, large frameless glass shower, and separate vanities. The beautiful backyard features a swimming pool, mature trees, stone patio, and yard space.
This home was listed Jan. 30 by Tom Hughes with the The Collective Residential for $1.295 million.
HOLLYWOOD HEIGHTS TUDOR FEATURED IN HOME TOUR
Open house: Sunday, Feb. 11, 3:30-5 p.m.
The fabulous Tudor at 618 Clermont St. was featured in the Hollywood Santa Monica Home Tour and you can easily see why. It is a dream with original stained glass and Georgian sash windows, two master bedrooms, lovely curb appeal, an oversized two-car garage, and zoning for Lakewood Elementary. This home has three bedroom, three bathrooms, two living areas, and 2,449 square feet on two stories, built in 1929.
The charms and personality of this home can’t be overstated. From the front living room with a fireplace and nearby sunroom with huge stained glass window to a stone patio outside surrounded by professional landscaping, it is full of thoughtful spaces and touches. The renovated kitchen offers dual sinks, white cabinets, and stainless steel appliances, including a gas range. Hardwoods extend through the common areas and bedrooms. The second story has incredible rooms with architectural interest and backyard is a calm area with patio and privacy fence.
This home was listed Oct. 14 by Anne Lasko with Giordano, Wegman, Walsh and Associates for $695K, reduced to $639,500.
CARUTH TERRACE CUTIE WITH HARDWOODS, GREAT LOCATION
Open house: Sunday, Feb. 11, 3:30-5 p.m.
Located in Caruth Terrace near Mockingbird Lane and Abrams Road, the house at 6316 Sudbury Dr. is a well-maintained three bedroom, one-and-a-half bath home with finished hardwoods, large backyard, automatic gate, and bonus room off the two-car garage. It has 1,440 square feet on one story, built in 1950.
From the sweet curb appeal to the good-sized backyard with mature trees and a new fence, the house is appealing and updated. A renovated kitchen offers stainless steel appliances, granite counters, a marble backsplash, white cabinets, and a walk-in pantry. From the dining area through French doors, access the large mudroom-utility room and yard. Bonus: it is zoned for Stonewall Jackson Elementary School, which scores an 8 out of 10 from greatschools.org.
This home was listed Feb. 5 by The Nancy Johnson Group with Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate for $437,500.
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