Saturday Six Hundred

Wood Paneling Can Look Fantastic as This West Plano Home Shows

By Shelby Skrhak / March 21, 2020 / 1 Comment

Don’t be so quick to paint over wood paneling. As you can see in this stunning remodel, you don’t have to whitewash everything that’s wood to make a home look modern. This four-bedroom, three-bath West Plano home has a breathtaking double-sided stone fireplace that soars two stories tall. On one side, an open dining area […]

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Santa Monica With a Pool? It’s Possible on San Mateo

By Shelby Skrhak / March 14, 2020 / 0 Comments

Most homes in the Hollywood Santa Monica neighborhood in East Dallas are tiny Tudors and traditionals that hover around 1,400 square feet, but this 1940-built home on San Mateo Blvd. has 1,803 square feet on a 9,295 square foot lot. And get this, it’s got a pool. Britt Lopez of Paragon Realtors calls this a […]

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Did Arch Swank Design This Newspaperman’s Home? Blueprints and Research Say So

By Shelby Skrhak / December 14, 2019 / 1 Comment

You don’t see homes designed by Dallas midcentury architect Arch Swank come on the market very often because they tend to stay in the family for generations, but if our research serves us right, we found a previously undiscovered Swank home on Eastlawn Drive in Northwest Dallas. This four-bedroom, three-bath home with 3,571-square-feet in Northway […]

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There’s Established Elegance In This Highland Park Townhome on Westside

By Shelby Skrhak / December 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

Maybe it’s the beautifully-mature trees that tower taller than this two-story townhome or simply the red brick, but there’s something about this West Highland Park townhome on Westside that feels so stately and elegant. That’s why we’re pleasantly surprised at the asking price for this 2,600-square-foot home priced in the lower $600s.

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This JanMar Home on Saint Judes Was Hiding in Plain Sight

By Shelby Skrhak / November 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

A few months ago I attended an estate sale here where I was more enchanted by the house than the treasure inside. This is that house. Albeit, it’s hard to tell behind the overgrown trees in front, this 3,466-square-foot home on a .37 acre lot is gorgeous. The four-bedroom, four-bath on Saint Judes Drive at […]

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This Hollywood Heights Tudor on Monte Vista Has an Adorable Bonus Home Too

By Shelby Skrhak / November 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

I’m not sure which has more pinch-its-cheeks charm: the 1926-built Hollywood Heights Tudor on Monte Vista Drive or the adorable bonus home in the backyard. The 1,897 square-foot, three-bedroom, two-bath home is listed by Svetlana Grujic of Compass Realty. The completely renovated home was taken down to the studs and extensively renovated with timeless designer touches inside, […]

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