Lakewood Home Tour

Iconic Lakewood Estate by Charles Dilbeck

By Karen Eubank / January 30, 2017 / 3 Comments

We’re lucky to live in a city that offers great residential architecture, from brand-new construction by hip young architects, to treasured historic properties like this iconic Lakewood estate designed by Charles Dilbeck. These historic homes are not often available. When they do hit the market it’s a rare opportunity to own a real piece of […]

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Lakewood Home Tour Features O’Neil Ford Texas Modern

By Karen Eubank / November 7, 2016 / 4 Comments

  Frankly, we don’t know how they do it. Heading into their 40th year, the organizers of the Lakewood Home Tour always find proud homeowners willing to share their gorgeous and often architecturally significant houses with the public. In doing so they have raised millions of dollars since 1976, all benefitting local schools. This year, six […]

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From Tudors to Traditionals: Lakewood Home Festival Has Six Amazing Houses to Tour

By Joanna England / October 5, 2015 / 0 Comments

The Lakewood Home Festival is one of those home tours you can’t help but look forward to because it always has such a splendid mix of architecture and style. Last year there was a fabulous Hill Country Modern and perhaps one of my favorite Dilbecks, and this year does not disappoint. Not only do you […]

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CandysDirt.com Giveaway! Win a Pair of Tickets to the Lakewood Home Festival

By Joanna England / November 7, 2014 / 7 Comments

The Lakewood Home Festival is coming and we are so excited. This is one of our favorite fall home tours, and it has so many great homes that you can walk through while you daydream and get inspired for your own home. This year’s tour features an interesting and eclectic mix of architectural styles. You saw […]

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Debbie Wiggins’ Amazing Dilbeck-Designed Home Featured in Lakewood Home Festival

By Joanna England / November 6, 2014 / 0 Comments

The moment we saw photos of this amazing Charles Dilbeck estate at 6820 Avalon, we knew that we had to feature it here on CandysDirt.com. Homes like this — historic, incredible estates that have been lovingly restored and even updated — make Lakewood such a desirable area. No wonder it will be featured on next […]

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Lakewood Home Festival Features Brookcove Home of Artist Shannon Kincaid

By Joanna England / November 6, 2013 / 8 Comments

(Editor’s Note: If you don’t have tickets already to the Lakewood Home Festival this weekend, better snatch them up quick! If you’re feeling lucky, find out how to win a pair of tickets at the end of this post.)

ShannonThe Lakewood Home Festival is one of the oldest home tours in Dallas, and one of the most successful ones, to boot. It manages to get better every year, thanks to the volunteers and homeowners who graciously host tours. This year, the homes are tremendous and very special, but one home stands out from the crowd thanks to its unique finishes and artistic sensibilities. It’s 7130 Brookcove, home of Lakewood artist Shannon Kincaid. The house is a recently renovated Italian villa-inspired home with tons of gorgeous custom finishes and fabulous mosaics throughout.

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