East Dallas Midcentury

East Dallas Midcentury Could Be Don Draper’s Swanky Pad

By Leah Shafer / September 21, 2017 / 2 Comments
East Dallas Midcentury Could Be Don Draper's Swanky Pad | CandysDirt.com

Don Draper would be proud to call our Thursday Three Hundred home, with its swanky design, sleek lines, and complete renovations. Located at 2202 Forest Oaks Drive near Ferguson Road and Lakeland Drive in the Forest Oaks neighborhood, this East Dallas midcentury impresses with elevated design. Updates created an open floorplan, added new doors and windows, and brought […]

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Just-Listed Lakeland Hills Midcentury Modern Will Have You Singing Sinatra

By Leah Shafer / April 13, 2017 / 0 Comments
Lakeland Hills Midcentury

With the popularity of 1950’s homes on the market, our Thursday Three Hundred is sure to please. The Lakeland Hills midcentury at 11008 Glen Echo Ct. is a study in retro appeal, from its pink brick exterior to terrazzo tile entry. Located near Northwest Highway and Plano Road, this home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,432 square […]

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Dig the Retro Vibe at This East Dallas Midcentury Modern, Priced Under $300K

By Leah Shafer / May 3, 2016 / 2 Comments

Midcentury Modern fans, we’ve got a great house for you. Located at 2210 Saint Francis Ave., this 1956 Midcentury marvel has lots of hallmarks of that era, from a low-pitched roof and heavily treed lot to interior features that look positively atomic era. This is a 3-2 with 1,690 square feet, near Ferguson Road and Lakeland Drive in the […]

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Sweet East Dallas Midcentury Offers Lake Gardens Location, Retro-Cool Stylings

By Leah Shafer / February 23, 2016 / 7 Comments

Ready for some atomic-era allure? Check out our Tuesday Two Hundred at 936 Peavy Rd. This East Dallas Midcentury is in the Lake Gardens neighborhood, near East Lake Highlands Drive. It’s a three bedroom with one full bath and one half, and 1,110 square feet, built in 1956. The exterior is all about Midcentury charm—look at […]

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Tuesday Two Hundred: Designer Reno Breathes New Life Into L-Streets Midcentury

By Leah Shafer / June 2, 2015 / 1 Comment

Jane Austen once wrote, “There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.” That’s particularly true when your home is a thing of beauty, like today’s Tuesday Two Hundred at 10229 Lynford Dr., near Northwest Highway and Ferndale. This renovated L-Streets midcentury has a crisp, warm palette and welcoming feel. This certainly wasn’t the […]

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Tuesday Two Hundred: Updated White Rock Cottage Makes Most of Floorplan

By Leah Shafer / May 26, 2015 / 1 Comment

There are a fair number of small houses in East Dallas near White Rock Lake. Many of them were built in the 1950s and 1960s, when closets were tiny, floorplans were divided up with lots of walls, and families were perfectly happy with just one bathroom. As homeowners renovate some of these houses, they’re rethinking […]

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