Elizabeth Mast

A Sears Modern Home is Loved Back to Life

By Karen Eubank / February 11, 2020 / 6 Comments

This Sears Modern Home is an excellent example of why historic preservation is important, rewarding, and yes — fun.

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Why Do You Love Your Historic Neighborhood?

By Karen Eubank / December 31, 2019 / 0 Comments

Why do you love your neighborhood? That’s the question my lovely editor Joanna England asked me recently. It got me to thinking about what draws us to our ‘hoods and what keeps us there. It’s an especially important question when you have chosen to live in a conservation or historic district. So, I thought it […]

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Take a Peek at this Peak’s Suburban Addition Queen Anne Victorian

By Karen Eubank / September 17, 2019 / 3 Comments

You know a home is special when Preservation Dallas deems it worthy of an award. This Queen Anne Victorian home in the Peak’s Suburban Addition neighborhood of Old East Dallas is one of the winners of the 20th annual Preservation Achievement Awards this year. However, Dallas is the real winner. Preserving Dallas homes is an […]

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Charming Munger Place Prairie Style Home Impresses With Character

By Bethany Erickson / January 5, 2019 / 0 Comments
Munger Place

We’ll admit — we’ve been chomping at the bit for Saturday to arrive this week ever since the owner of our Saturday Seven Hundred for the week shared that her Munger Place home was going on the market. This impeccable Prairie-style home at 5118 Worth St. is listed by Elizabeth Mast with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s […]

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Magnificently Renovated Swiss Avenue English Arts and Crafts Eclectic Tudor

By Karen Eubank / September 13, 2018 / 3 Comments

Our Inwood Home of the Week is an English Arts and Crafts movement stunner at 5816 Swiss Avenue, and it has a pretty serious fan base. Before all of you jump on me and say this is an Eclectic Tudor, yes, absolutely it is. But let’s learn a bit, shall we?

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W.A. Criswell’s Swiss Avenue Jacobethan Manor House

By Karen Eubank / September 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

Expectations are always high when you walk into a Swiss Avenue home. However, this Jacobethan manor house at 5901 Swiss Avenue exceeded mine by a mile. Not only is it a historic home with a well-known, charismatic former owner, it’s also been thoroughly, stunningly updated.

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