Historic Preservation

Vickery Place Craftsman With a Guest Cottage!

By Karen Eubank / September 24, 2020 / 0 Comments

Homes like this 1926 Vickery Place Craftsman on Goodwin Avenue hold a special place in my heart.  When I left college and arrived in Dallas looking for a job, I stayed with my best pal on Goodwin. That street cemented my impression of Dallas forever. It was filled with beautiful Craftsman and Tudor homes and […]

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Preservation Dallas Summer Sizzler Series Starts Tonight!

By Karen Eubank / August 18, 2020 / 1 Comment

Preservation Dallas has launched their 2020 Summer Sizzlers season with a wide variety of virtual lectures each week until the end of September. If you think this is just about beautiful old homes, think again. Preservation Dallas pulls out the stops every season with their Summer Sizzler lectures, offering insights into everything from ugly architecture […]

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You Can Find a Historic Home That Meets Your Style And Budget in Weatherford

By Brandi Addison / March 25, 2020 / 1 Comment

Weatherford features a variety of historic homes near its downtown — boasting everything from Victorian Mansions to Painted Ladies to Queen Annes to Charming Farmhouses. Choose the one that best fits you. An Incredible Victorian Mansion The Baker Home — a great Victorian mansion with a unique interior and incredible amenities — located near Downtown Weatherford was […]

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Kimpton Brings Its First Fort Worth Project to Historic Downtown Building

By Brandi Addison / March 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

San Francisco-based Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants announced last week that it will begin work on its first Fort Worth project — a boutique hotel in the historic XTO Energy Headquarters building at 714 Main in downtown Fort Worth. The new Kimpton Hotel is set to open in spring 2021 as the third Texas property for the boutique […]

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Historic Tate Home Near Downtown Weatherford Could Be Yours For Less Than $1M

By Brandi Addison / March 10, 2020 / 4 Comments

Sitting on more than five acres at the corner of South Lamar Street and Norton Street, the Tate Home near Weatherford’s downtown is still up for sale. The more than 6,600-square-foot house on 808 South Lamar Street contains 10 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, a grand ballroom, and two detached guest suites. Yes, all of that with […]

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Thistle Hill Remains One of Fort Worth’s Favorite Historic Mansions

By Brandi Addison / February 25, 2020 / 2 Comments

Becoming the City of Fort Worth’s first designated landmark in 1978, Thistle Hill is one of two historic house museums maintained by Historic Fort Worth.

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