mid century modern Dallas

Find Your Fabulous In This Completely Original Party Pad

By Nikki Barringer / August 29, 2020 / 2 Comments

The sprawling mid-century ranch at 7145 Shook Avenue in Lakewood is a modern marvel. Mostly because it had a single owner. And Roy and Nan Peterson were (and are) the coolest.  They traveled extensively and Roy was really into Alfa Romeos. They’d head to Italy when it was time for a new one and drive […]

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Timeless Tudor vs. Midcentury Modern In Kessler Park

By Amy Puchaty / March 9, 2020 / 1 Comment

With a fantastic mix of home styles and proximity to family-friendly parks and the Bishop Arts District, Kessler Park offers a lot for the price. So this week, we set our sights on two fantastic offerings with incredible architecture and beautiful backyards. Which would you choose, the timeless Tudor Splurge or the tranquil Midcentury Steal? […]

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The Grady Vaughn House on South Dentwood Drive Hits Market: Priceless

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / July 26, 2016 / 8 Comments

By Donovan Westover Special Contributor A crowning Dallas midcentury modern jewel, the Grady Vaughn house — family residence of the late Dallas developer Allan Zidell since 1971 — has hit the market. It is one of the most significant midcentury masterpieces not just in Dallas, but in the country. Built like a fortress with maple […]

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Freshly Listed Modern Malabar Retreat Has ’57 Style With a Sweet ’16 Bod

By Candy Evans / February 4, 2016 / 0 Comments

First of all, love affair: me and JanMar. Note to husband and world: Do not be surprised if I end up there someday. Janmar was developed in the late 50’s, early 60’s. Named after the developer’s daughters, Janet and Margaret, you basically have Bluffview east of Hillcrest: hills, water, and Buffalo Creek, which flows to White […]

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