1950s ranch

Renovations Restore Charm of Casa View Classic

By Joshua Baethge / February 26, 2019 / 1 Comment

The three-bedroom, one-bath gem at 1611 Centerville Road offers a unique combination of midcentury charm and modern amenities. The home was originally built in 1950.  Its previous owner, who also just happened to have grown up there, remodeled it after his parents passed away. The renovations he made added necessary updates while restoring much of […]

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Magnificent In Midway Hollow For $525K

By Amy Puchaty / August 10, 2018 / 0 Comments

It’s hard to go wrong with a classic, and this 1951 ranch in Midway Hollow is just what we need this Friday. With a prime location close to the heart of the Dallas, it’s the kind of house that makes these neighborhoods so special. Featuring all the charm of a bygone era, but with the […]

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East Kessler Ranch Features Hand-Picked Updates, Beautiful Original Features

By Joanna England / April 12, 2017 / 0 Comments

  “If they could pick this house up and move it to a bigger lot, they would,” says 1618 Eastus Drive listing agent Courtney Tauriac. It was a passion project for them, and everything within this midcentury ranch was hand picked. So it’s with a tinge of sadness and a whole lot of admiration that […]

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Corner Lot Northwest Dallas Ranch Benefits Beautifully From Recent Renovations

By Leah Shafer / September 29, 2016 / 0 Comments

Our Thursday Three Hundred takes us to the heart of Northwest Dallas, where we’ve found a renovated ranch that’s contemporary, stylish, and spacious. The home at 3106 Silverton Dr., near Royal Lane and Webb Chapel Road, benefitted from a big overhaul and now this 1957 beauty stands out. It has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,961 square feet. […]

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Tall Trees and Big Spaces Make This Midcentury Ranch in Kessler Park a Gem of a Time Warp

By Joanna England / September 23, 2015 / 4 Comments

I’m often asked how we select homes to be featured on CandysDirt.com, and this house is a great opportunity to give our readers a little peek behind the curtain. Located in Kessler Park, this 1957 ranch looks rather unassuming from the outside, but its real appeal is within. It has a fabulous combination of location, […]

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Tuesday Two Hundred: Lovely Traditional on Peavy is Updated And Move-in Ready

By Joanna England / April 8, 2014 / 3 Comments

This brand new listing (only four days old!) caught my eye this morning as I was driving my son to drop off. I thought to myself, “Values in this area are going up, and I bet this home is a typical traditional 3/2 layout, let’s see …” I then started to play the “How Much […]

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