There are two distinct stories here. First, the fantastic French provincial home nestled on 1.6 acres on Inwood Road now on the market for under $3 million. But the juicier story is the thousands of rare grapes growing in the backyard, a crop that is the only active, professionally-managed vineyard in the city of Dallas.
Yes, the home listed for $2.995 million by Cassie Bledsoe of Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate has an active working vineyard from which the beloved local wine, Inwood Estates Vineyards wine, was established.
The French provincial home is a prize in of itself with five bedrooms, four full baths, one-half bath, and 5,165 square feet. Sitting on 1.6 beautifully treed acres, the 1950-home provides plenty of privacy with its 10’ wrought-iron and wood fence and two electric driveway gates. External wood shutters and twin Bevolo gaslight lamps flank the thick front door that has a caged peephole, as if you were entering a castle or 1920s speakeasy. (more…)