Driving up to this stunning home in the coveted Devonshire neighborhood, you might instantly get an inkling that your house hunt is over. The one-level beauty sweeps you off your feet immediately with a stately yet welcoming stone exterior, and once you go inside, you’ll continue to swoon. With endless elegance and rooms full of natural light, you’ll always feel light as a feather here, which is how it should be when you’re at home.

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Lake living and luxury don’t always go hand-in-hand, but at this private Cedar Creek Lake home, they unquestionably do. Situated on a 1.47-acre peninsula and tucked behind gates, the dreamy residence is the picture of privacy, elegance, and fun. The new listing is even sweeter when you hear that it is being offered fully furnished, including all water toys and equipment, so you can skip the fuss and move right in the second you sign the papers.

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It’s not every day you come across a dreamy, peaceful estate ideally located near sumptuous shopping and dining. Situated on 1.5 acres, this beautiful house in the heart of Southlake is that rare find. But, shhhh … it’s off-market, so not everyone knows it’s up for grabs. Once you see the sprawling green lawn, airy open floor plan, and chic gourmet kitchen, you’ll want to be the one to call it home next.

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Perched on a sprawling 1.57-acre lot above the shores of White Rock Lake sits this off-market offering you have to see to believe. The spirit of Tuscany is alive and well inside this stunning Mediterranean, where you can’t escape waterfront views even if you try, and why would you? Take in the natural beauty of the area from every vantage point, whether you’re basking by the pool or nestled next to the immaculate, floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace.

As we all know, a house is only as good as its smallest details, and builder Charles Travis made sure each one was absolutely pristine. With superb attention to light, water, and natural materials, there’s a lot to love about this lakefront stunner. Its expertly scaled interiors are warm, inviting and picture-perfect for both everyday life and the most formal of parties.

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If you pine for the breezy lifestyle of the Mediterranean, you’re going to love this alluring listing in Keller. Who needs a vacation when your home is already a luxurious getaway? The exquisite abode with a Spanish-style roof relaxes you just by looking at it, serving as a blissful escape from the chaos each day can bring. Shed all stress at the arched front door, keep sangria on deck in the refrigerator, and you’ll be tempted to set your automatic email reply to “Out of Office” every evening when you arrive home.

 

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Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest French-inspired home of them all? In Dallas, it’s this Preston Hollow stunner. Looking at this fabulous abode, it seems like horses and carriages should be lining up to drop off guests in sparkly dresses and penguin suits. The romantic architecture and immaculately landscaped shrubbery transport you to Paris or Provence, minus the smell of fresh baguettes, but a quick drive to Central Market will surely take care of that.


Clocking in at 7,990-square-feet, no lavish detail is too small at this chateau. Its stately rock and stone façade was designed to impress, and certainly succeeds in that. Right inside, a 20-foot marble foyer and curved staircase make you feel as if you’ve stepped into Gatsby’s mansion.  

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If you’ve ever dreamed of living in a prestigious Highland Park home that still feels cozy, your wish can be granted thanks to this charming off-market listing. Located on a rare half-acre plus lot right on a creek, this property will definitely steal some hearts. And Like all Private Offerings presented by Allie Beth Allman & Associates, it is a very special, off-market listing exclusive to our readers on CandysDirt.com.

As you cruise into the horseshoe driveway up to the elegant porte-cochère, you can just imagine tossing your keys onto the foyer table as you waltz through the front door. Breathe deeply. A perfect mix of grand and inviting, the beautiful interiors instantly relax you after a day of errands and strife, as they effortlessly transform into a gorgeous backdrop for a lavish dinner party by evening.

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