Search Results: Hal Thomson

Turning Back the Holiday Clock on Swiss Avenue: The Lantern Walk

By Contributor / December 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

…preservation in Dallas. Among other programs, FOAH has sponsored lectures about famed 20th-century architect Hal Thomson who designed the Aldredge House and many prominent mansions on Swiss Avenue and in the…

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Rare Treat: Architecturally Significant Hal Thomson Tudor Hits The Market

By Karen Eubank / November 25, 2019 / 3 Comments

…when a house is featured in this book, it must be extraordinary. The authors had the following to say about this Hal Thomson creation: Thomson’s gracious Tudor houses were often…

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Preston Hollow Modern Masterpiece By Edward Larrabee Barnes

By Karen Eubank / October 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

…the beautiful homes by Dallas Architects Charles S. Dilbeck, O’Neil Ford, Howard R. Meyer, David R. Williams, and Hal Thomson. Dallas is where you want to be if you love…

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Architectural Angels Have Restored This Iconic Italian Renaissance Mansion

By Karen Eubank / July 9, 2019 / 3 Comments

Hal Thomson in 1923. Thomson hired some of the best craftsmen in America and Europe to bring his vision to life. You don’t see the elaborate stone, glass, and hand-carved…

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Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society Gears Up For a Busy April

By Deb R. Brimer / March 22, 2019 / 1 Comment

…Elizabeth Hurley, 3910 Gillon is a stunning 1918 Tudor designed by noted architect Hal Thomson. Two facing gables, an arched entry, and layered elevations – along with fluctuating window shapes,…

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An Idyllic Reinvented Colonial Revival with Historic Roots

By Karen Eubank / March 4, 2019 / 5 Comments

Two famous architects, decades apart, have created an idyllic reinvented Colonial Revival home that oozes charm from every corner. Originally built by Hal Thomson in 1921, 3926 Potomac Avenue in…

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