• Doris Jacobs Real Estate
  • c/o Allie Beth Allman & Associates
  • 5015 Tracy Street
  • Suite 102
  • Dallas, Texas 75205 MAP

 

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5917 Saint Marks Circle

Preston Hollow Mid-Century Modern on a 130′ x 145′ Lot in St. Mark’s Circle

Designed by George Woo and situated in St. Mark’s Circle across from the St. Mark’s School of Texas and conveniently near shopping areas and restaurants, including Preston Royal, Preston Forest, Preston Center and NorthPark, this Preston Hollow Mid-Century Modern residence at 5917 St. Mark’s Circle, is nestled on an oversized 130′ x 145′ lot with its scenic front courtyard and expansive circular drive. Damaged from the tornado, the house may be remodeled to perfection or a great opportunity to build a new construction home of your dreams. Light and bright, details include an open floor plan with soaring ceilings, spacious entertaining rooms, floor-to-ceiling windows providing an abundance of light plus granite and marble finishes throughout. The two-story home offers approximately 5,245 square feet, five bedrooms, five baths, oversized formal living and dining rooms, a spacious granite island kitchen boasting Poggenpohl cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, a breakfast bar, walk-in pantry and a large breakfast room with abundant built-ins, and a spacious den with wet bar and also opens to a patio. Luxurious and private, the two-level master suite is appointed with large closets, a second floor bonus room, wonderful marble bath, and also opens to a private courtyard. The oversized formals and den all open to a covered back patio and landscaped pool area. A two-car attached garage completes this wonderful property.

4833 Walnut Hill Lane

Stunning Private Preston Hollow Traditional Gated Estate on 1.006 Acres

Built by Sharif Munir and situated on a fabulous private Preston Hollow gated estate, this stunning traditional showplace is nestled on a gorgeous 1.006-acre lot and is truly resort-style living at its finest! Showcasing an open living concept with soaring 12′-foot ceilings, the fabulous residence features incredible oversized entertaining areas combined with a wealth of sophisticated outdoor living spaces. With graciously appointed interiors and many of the rooms overlooking scenic views of the backyard grounds, the sophisticated two-story residence boasts approximately 9,379 square feet, five luxurious ensuite bedrooms, 6.2 baths, a dramatic 22′-foot entrance hall, exquisite oversized dining room, private study, expansive professional chef’s culinary kitchen with granite counters an an imported backsplash, state-of-the-art SubZero, Wolf, Miele and Dacor stainless steel appliances, an immense island with seating for eight plus a large breakfast area, oversized great room with wood burning fireplace and a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the outdoors, fully-equipped tiered media room, luxurious downstairs primary suite highlighted by a pop-up ceiling, private covered patio and His and Hers marble primary baths – each with their own large walk-in closets, two additional downstairs guest suites and two upstairs, oversized game and fitness rooms, a wrapping room and two huge attic spaces, which may be finished out and providing for abundant storage.

Outside, the exceptional outdoor oasis includes an expansive covered loggia with fireplace and kitchen facilities, two separate yet conjoined Master Craft pools with fountains, featuring both a diving pool plus a water volleyball court, and a side yard perfect for sports activities and includes a batting cage and play set  – all overlooking mature lighted trees and huge verdant landscaped grounds with room for a tennis court. Additionally, two separate two-car attached garages, four additional parking spaces plus a motor court complete this stunning estate. 

6452 Lakehurst Avenue

Stunning Preston Hollow Completely Remodeled Clean Lined Transitional Residence on a 75′ x 150′ Lot

Situated in prestigious Preston Hollow just minutes from shopping areas and restaurants, including NorthPark, Preston Royal, Preston Forest and the Galleria, 6452 Lakehurst Avenue is a stunning clean lined transitional showplace nestled on a 75’ x 150’ lot with a circular drive and has been completely remodeled from top to bottom to perfection. Exuding modern elegance with its sophisticated chic interiors and white and grey palette, the interior is appointed with a luxury of marble, Basaltina and porcelain and subway tile finishes from Walker Zanger and Ann Sacks, voluminous 10’-foot ceilings, an open floor plan with expansive entertaining rooms, handsome ebony-stained hardwoods, floor-to-ceiling windows, stone fireplace mantels, custom straight molding, stylish designer lighting and sleek custom steel and wood detailing contribute to the grandeur of this beautiful home. With its brick exterior, the gorgeous two-story residence offers approximately 5,170 square feet, four bedrooms, 4.1 baths, five gathering areas, two dining areas, two fireplaces, an expansive patio, huge verdant backyard grounds, and one- and two-car attached garages.

Through the oversized wood door, the dramatic entrance hall gleans with a dramatic two-story ceiling trimmed with custom straight molding and a trio of gorgeous stainless steel Sputnik chandeliers, handsome ebony-stained hardwoods, and a curving staircase, with custom handcrafted steel and wood balusters, leading upstairs to the second floor. Additionally, the front door is flanked by paneled windows plus an immense circular clerestory window above, all creating an abundance of natural light on the hardwoods. Providing great entertaining flow, the front foyer leads to both the formal rooms and to the study, where gleaming hardwoods continue. Capped by a vaulted ceiling, the intimate richly paneled study is replete with a wall of built-ins with bookcases and storage and bay windows reveal scenic views of the front landscaped grounds. Herringbone hardwoods also floor the room. Illuminated by an oversized stainless steel deco sputnik chandelier, the chic dining room is spacious and also conveniently leads to the living room and kitchen. Centered by an immense cast stone fireplace, the elegant oversized living room showcases floor-to-ceiling windows with stylish drapery and also overlooks the patio and backyard grounds. Boasting dual islands, an oversized chef’s kitchen features abundant custom cabinetry, Basaltina Italian volcanic rock and white Carrera marble counters with a white Carrera oversized subway tile backsplash, premier stainless steel appliances, including Wolf, KitchenAid, Asko and GE Monogram, an expansive breakfast bar, dual glass globe pendant lighting, a custom wood-and-glass desk area with glass shelving, a walk-in pantry, wet bar with a stainless steel bar sink and a DCS refrigerator, and an adjacent breakfast area. The large breakfast area is appointed with an oversized drum chandelier and light-filled windows provide views of the outdoors. A door also opens to the patio. Additionally, the space flows to an oversized paneled family room, which is crowned by a cross beamed ceiling and also showcases a ledger panel stacked stone-surrounded fireplace, with a wood-carved mantle, and is also flanked by abundant built-ins. A wall of light-filled floor-to-ceiling windows also overlooks the patio and backyard grounds. Fully equipped, a utility room houses built-ins with quartz counters and porcelain tile floors, a drip dry area with hanging racks, custom backpack and shoe storage, and also provides room for a full size front loading washer and dryer.

Luxurious and private, the oversized downstairs master suite boasts a pop-up ceiling illuminated by a drum chandelier, gleaming hardwood floors, and a sitting area with bay windows, fashioned with sleek custom roller shades, also overlooks views of the huge backyard. With its immense light-filled circular paneled window, the fabulous spa-like marble bath is expansive and appointed with abundant built-ins, including His and Hers vanities, plus a vanity desk area, all accented with fabulous Ann Sacks marble subway wall tile, a separate double shower, BainUltra soaking tub, toilet room, custom Burlwood mirrors, and a huge walk-in closet, complete with an additional cedar closet plus a storage room inside. Accented by a full wall of deco Porcelanosa tile and a floating custom Zebrawood vanity, a gorgeous powder bath, replete with its clerestory window and deco pendant lighting, rounds out the first floor.

Second level of living is equally impressive. Ascending the stairway, first stop is an oversized game room, which is perfect for relaxation. The game room showcases new neutral carpeting, custom zebrawood built-ins, and a wall of windows, outfitted with sleek custom roller shades, also look down to the backyard grounds. Three additional generous-sized bedrooms range in size and style, two with new neutral carpeting and the other with hardwood laminate flooring, but all with large walk-in closets and elegant full baths with either onyx or marble counters and porcelain and subway tile finishes. Beyond its walk-in closet, one of the bedrooms steps down to an oversized bonus-storage room, which includes a mirrored wall and clerestory windows. The space room may also be conveniently used as an exercise or media room.

Outside, the backyard grounds set the tone for a relaxed atmosphere for entertaining. An expansive outdoor entertaining area isilluminated by outdoor string lighting and also features patterned concrete flooring with river rock accents and overlooks the huge verdant backyard grounds. There is also room for a future pool if desired. A driveway basketball hoop plus one- and two-car oversized garages complete this stunning residence. Additionally, the Preston Hollow North Homeowners Association offers voluntary membership for$365 per year. Dues include police patrol, which operates almost 24 hours a day, seven days a week and consists of armed Dallas police officers in marked cars as well as fast response times to homes in the neighborhood.

6416 Pemberton Drive

Fabulous Preston Hollow Brick and Stone Traditional on a Beautifully Landscaped Lot

Situated in prestigious Preston Hollow conveniently near St. Mark’s School of Texas as well as shopping areas, such as Preston Center, NorthPark, Preston Royal, Preston Forest and the Galleria, 6416 Pemberton Drive is a fabulous traditional residence nestled on a beautifully landscaped lot and has fabulous drive-up appeal. With its brick and stone exterior, details include 10’-foot ceilings downstairs, gracious entertaining rooms, gleaming hand-scraped hardwoods, hand-finished walls, deep molding, elegant lighting treatments, wrought iron detailing, and fabulous granite and marble finishes throughout. Entertaining is effortless with its approximately 5,319 square feet of living space, five bedrooms, 4.1 baths, dramatic two-story entrance hall, elegant formals, intimate paneled study, chef’s granite island kitchen with premier stainless steel appliances, including Wolf, Dacor, GE Profile and SubZero, butler’s and walk-in pantries, a wet bar and an adjacent breakfast room, oversized great room with a 19’-foot vaulted, beamed ceiling, brick fireplace wall, granite-topped wet bar, a wall of light-filled windows and French doors opening to the outdoors, media room with a 13’-foot pop-up, beamed tray ceiling, bi-level seating, and a granite-topped wet bar, luxurious master suite with a 15’-foot pop-up ceiling, sitting area and a gorgeous marble and travertine bath with dual sinks, a jetted tub, separate double shower and His and Hers large walk-in closets, four additional generous-sized bedrooms with large walk-in closets and are served by three elegant granite baths, fabulous outdoor living area, including an expansive veranda overlooking a sparkling pool and spa with waterfalls and a covered loggia with bar seating and a stainless steel built-in grill and refrigerator, and a two-car detached garage completes this fabulous residence.

5222 Park Lane

Magnificent Old Preston Hollow French Residence on a Gorgeous 1.07’- Acre Gated Estate

Built by renowned builder Todd & Hughes Custom Homes and situated in estate area of prestigious Old Preston Hollow, 5222 Park Lane is a magnificent French residence nestled on a gorgeous 1.07′-acre estate with an expansive circular drive and gated entrance. Showcasing a finish-out of the highest quality, the design elements in this spectacular home are unparalleled. Details include spacious entertaining rooms with elegant proportions, special finished cabinetry, gleaming hardwood and marble flooring, exquisite hand carved deep molding, Lutron lighting, wrought iron detailing and gorgeous marble finishes throughout. The home offers equally comfortable spaces for intimate living and for large scale gathering and entertaining as well. The stunning two-story manse offers approximately 10,201 square feet, five ensuite bedrooms, 6.1 baths, six gathering areas, two dining areas, an elevator, six fireplaces, two wet bars, covered terrace, shimmering pool and spa, huge backyard grounds, a spacious 800’-square-foot cabana, one-car detached and two-car attached garages plus a porte cochere, and dual iron automatic gates.

Through the oversized double wood doors with gilded accents, the dramatic two-story center entrance hall gleans with a voluminous 23’-foot ceiling trimmed with graceful hand carved molding and gleaming marble floors. Providing great entertaining flow, the front foyer is flanked by hand carved arched entries leading to the formal entertaining rooms, where ornately carved deep molding continue. Both the parlor and formal dining room feature marble floors and arched windows with scenic views of the front landscaped grounds. The parlor is highlighted by a sweeping grand staircase, with gorgeous custom wrought iron-and-brass balusters, leading upstairs to the second level. Clerestory windows provide an abundance of light, and a wrought iron-and-brass balcony also looks down to the first floor. Crowned by an ornately carved ceiling, the exquisite dining room is also graced with a marble surrounded hand carved wood fireplace, and a hidden door flows through a serving butlery to the kitchen. Capped by a two-story ceiling trimmed with illuminated hand carved deep molding, an incredible expansive great room is framed by a pair of marble surrounded ornately carved wood fireplaces and flanked by graceful columns. Five sets of French doors, with matching arched windows above, yield natural light on the Versailles patterned hardwoods and and also open to the terrace. Ornately carved accents are also showcased on the ceilings and walls, and an iron-grilled Juliet balcony looks down to the first floor. Nearby, an exquisite marble powder room, with gorgeous Sherle Wagner fittings, serves the formal entertaining areas.

Accented by hardwoods, the oversized chef’s granite kitchen boasts 12’-foot ceilings, gilded special finished French style custom cabinetry with illuminated custom leaded glass front top cabinets, dual islands, state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances, including Viking, Thermador, SubZero, and Bosch, a huge walk-in pantry, generous serving butlery, and a morning room. The spacious morning room is framed by a cast stone see-through fireplace to the great room and floor-to-ceiling bow windows overlook the backyard. The kitchen and morning room also open to an oversized paneled family room, which is capped by a vaulted beamed ceiling and is also centered by an immense cast stone fireplace. Handsome d’Aremberg patterned hardwoods floor the room, and a huge floor-to-ceiling Palladian window overlooks the backyard. Serving the space is a distinctive marble-topped wet bar, which features a bar sink with Sherle Wagner fittings, custom leaded glass front top cabinets, a stainless steel refrigerator and icemaker, and a bar serving area. Crowned by a cross beamed ceiling, the intimate paneled study reflects its purpose with three walls of bookcases, gleaming d’Aremberg patterned hardwoods, and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the outdoors.

Additionally, the first floor reveals His and Hers luxurious downstairs master suites, both with their own sitting areas, neutral carpeting and ornately carved deep molding. The Hers master suite is also appointed with an ornately carved wood fireplace, with a marble surround, and bow windows overlook the fabulous backyard grounds. A door also opens to the terrace. The gorgeous separate His and Hers marble baths are exquisite and are centered by an exercise room. Both of the baths showcase stunning French style vanities with Sherle Wagner fittings, mirrors with elegant etchings, separate showers, toilet rooms and large walk-in closets. Accented with graceful ornately carved cove molding, the Hers bath also conveniently boasts a jetted tub. A fully equipped room-sized marble utility room houses abundant built-ins with a sink area, island, drip dry area, SubZero refrigerator and freezer, expansive counter space and also provides room for a full-size washer and dryer. Speakers for selected sound are also located in various rooms throughout the home. A beautifully finished custom paneled elevator serves both levels of living and an elegant marble bath, with gorgeous Sherle Wagner fittings, round out the first floor.

Second level of living is equally impressive. Ascending the grand staircase, first stop is a spacious gallery, which showcases handsome Versailles pattern hardwoods and also overlooks the iron-grilled Juliet balcony. Down the hall, an oversized game room is perfect for relaxation and features a theater screen, bow windows overlooking the backyard and an expansive marble wet bar, which boasts abundant built-ins with a bar sink and a stainless steel dishwasher, icemaker and refrigerator. Three additional second floor bedrooms range in size and style, all with 10’-foot ceilings, custom millwork and deep molding, neutral carpeting, large walk-in closets and are served by three elegant full marble baths. An oversized cedar storage closet with built-ins, plus two storage closets and three attic spaces provide for abundant storage space.

Outside, the backyard grounds set the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining. Marked by columns, an exceptional outdoor entertaining area features a covered terrace, with its tented gazebo, sound system speakers, and patterned concrete flooring, and also overlooks a shimmering pool and spa with fountains, huge landscaped backyard grounds with a walking and running track, and a spacious 800’-square foot cabana. The cabana reveals an oversized living room with a cross beamed ceiling, slate floors and a huge walk-in closet, a large slate-topped kitchen with white and stainless appliances and a bar serving area, and an elegant full slate bath. One-car detached and two-car attached garages plus a porte cochere and dual iron automatic gates complete this spectacular residence. A home of grand proportions which is finished out beautifully, this stunning residence is a rare opportunity to purchase over an acre estate in Old Preston Hollow.

7031 Lavendale Avenue

Gorgeous Preston Hollow Clean Lined Soft Contemporary Ranch on a Fabulous 100′ x 160′ Lot

Situated in prestigious Preston Hollow near shopping areas, such as NorthPark, Preston Royal, Preston Forest and the Galleria, 7031 Lavendale Avenue is a gorgeous clean lined soft contemporary ranch-style residence nestled on a fabulous 100’ x 160’ lot and has been completed remodeled to perfection. Details include an open floor plan with a white, light and bright interior, spacious entertaining rooms, gleaming hardwood floors, deep molding, designer lighting treatments, and gorgeous marble and quartz finishes throughout. The sophisticated one-story home offers approximately 3,282 square feet, four bedrooms, 3.1 baths, elegant formal rooms, an oversized family room with a wood-burning fireplace and a pair of light-filled French doors opening to the landscaped backyard grounds, an all new kitchen with quartz counters with a glass tiled backsplash, stainless steel appliances, and two large breakfast areas, including one with French doors opening to the outdoors, a luxurious oversized master suite with a tray ceiling, sitting area, light-filled French doors opening to the outdoors, and a gorgeous white marble bath, featuring His and Hers vanities, a jetted tub, separate double shower and a room-size walk-in closet, three additional spacious bedrooms with two elegant white marble baths and large walk-in closets, a large utility room,  expansive veranda, verdant landscaped grounds and a two-car attached garage.

6731 Park Lane

Stunning Preston Hollow Clean Lined Transitional Residence on a Gorgeous 70’-Wide Lot

Built by renowned builder Creekview Custom Homes and situated in prestigious Preston Hollow near Preston Hollow Park and nearby shopping areas, such as NorthPark and Preston Center, 6731 Park Lane is a stunning clean lined transitional residence nestled on a gorgeous 70′-wide lot and has fabulous drive-up appeal! Showcasing a finish-out of the highest quality, the design elements in this fabulous home are unparalleled. With its brick exterior, details include an open floor plan with a white, light and bright interior, 10-foot ceilings downstairs and 9-foot ceilings upstairs, spacious entertaining rooms, custom cabinetry, gleaming wide-plank hardwood floors, deep cove molding, designer lighting treatments, and gorgeous marble, quartz and soapstone finishes throughout. The sophisticated two-story home offers approximately 5,010 square feet, four bedrooms, 3.1 baths, three entertaining areas, two dining areas, a fireplace, wine closet, covered terrace, gorgeous pool and spa with waterfalls, verdant landscaped backyard, a two-car attached garage, and an automatic gate.

Through the oversized double wood-and-glass French doors, the sophisticated, expansive entrance hall gleans with 10-foot ceilings trimmed with graceful cove molding and recessed lighting and gleaming wide-plank hardwoods, whose texture is deftly highlighted by a stairway, with elegant wood balusters and paneled wainscoting, leading upstairs to the second level. Providing great entertaining flow, graceful openings properly accent entry to the entertaining areas, where deep cove molding and handsome hardwoods continue. Graced by a fabulous oversized crystal-and-bronze chandelier, deep cove molding, and paneled wainscoting, the elegant living room is spacious and also features large windows, with stylish drapery, providing scenic views of the front and side landscaped grounds. The space also conveniently flows through a butler’s pantry to the kitchen. Capped by a cross-beamed ceiling and illuminated by a pair of oversized pendant lights, the professional chef’s kitchen boasts custom cabinetry with abundant storage, soapstone counters with a white subway-tiled backsplash, state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances, including Wolf, Asko, Frigidaire and SubZero, an expansive island with a farm sink and breakfast bar, large walk-in pantry, and an adjacent large morning room, featuring an iron chandelier and windows, with natural blinds, overlooking the side grounds. Additionally, the butler’s pantry houses a bar sink, stainless steel wine cooler refrigerator and top cabinets with antique mirrored detailing. The kitchen also opens to an oversized great room, which is the heart of the home and is centered by a soapstone-surrounded wood-burning fireplace, with a wood-carved mantle and paneled chimney breast, and is flanked by built-ins with bookcases and storage. The great room also features paneled wainscoting, and light-filled French doors open to the terrace. Additionally, a large hidden storage closet in one of the paneled walls also provides abundant storage space. Conveniently serving the great room is a wine closet, which boasts richly stained wine racks and a stainless steel wine cooler refrigerator. Nearby, an exquisite powder room features gorgeous wallcoverings and a richly stained antique cabinet with an antique bronze hammered sink. Luxurious and private, the downstairs master suite is appointed with gleaming hardwood floors, deep cove molding, elegant drapery and wall coverings, and light-filled French doors conveniently open to scenic views of the covered terrace. The gorgeous marble bath is highlighted by white Calcutta marble counters and floors with fabulous mosaic detailing, His and Hers sinks, a soaking tub, separate double shower and a room size walk-in closet with abundant built-ins. Fully equipped, a granite-topped utility room houses built-ins with a stainless steel sink, slate flooring and also provides room for a full-size washer and dryer. For added convenience, a mud nook and coat closet round out the first floor. Additionally, speakers for selected sound are located in the formal dining room, great room, master suite, upstairs den, game room and terrace.

Second level of living is equally impressive. Three additional bedrooms range in size and style, some with stylish wall coverings or natural blinds, and all with deep cove molding, gleaming hardwoods and large closets. Two of the bedrooms are served by a gorgeous white marble Jack and Jill bath with ceramic tile detailing and sophisticated geometric print wall coverings, and the other is served by a quartz-and-limestone bath with ceramic tile detailing. Patinaed hardwoods continue into a spacious upstairs den-media room, which is perfect for relaxation and is accented by a fabulous drum chandelier, paneled wainscoting and natural blinds. Nearby, an oversized game room provides an incredible entertaining space. Appointed with a wall of built-ins with abundant storage and a stainless steel refrigerator, the game room also features a large storage closet and a window, with stylish wall coverings, provides views of the backyard grounds.

Outside, the backyard grounds set the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining. Marked by columns, an exceptional outdoor entertaining area features an expansive L-shaped covered terrace, with a vaulted bead board ceiling, sound system speakers, ceiling fans and slate flooring. Additionally, concrete-topped built-ins, with brick accents, boasts a stainless steel built-in Coyot grill and a Blaze refrigerator. The terrace also overlooks incredible views of the gorgeous pool and spa with waterfalls and verdant landscaped backyard grounds. An oversized two-car attached garage reveals abundant storage, and an automatic gate completes this stunning residence.

 

11484 Strait Lane

Fabulous Strait Lane Clean Lined Traditional on a Gorgeous 80′ x 219′ Creek Lot

Completely rebuilt in 2005 and situated in prestigious Hockaday Square, 11484 Strait Lane is a fabulous clean lined traditional residence with a soft contemporary feel nestled on a gorgeous 80’ x 219’ lot overlooking the creek. Details include an open floor plan, 10-foot ceilings trimmed with deep molding, gleaming Brazilian walnut hardwoods and spacious entertaining rooms, with the entire rear of the home with French doors opening to scenic views of the gorgeous outdoor oasis. The sophisticated, two-story home offers approximately 5,390 square feet, five bedrooms, 4½ baths, five living areas, two dining areas, a fireplace, veranda, pool, creek view, two-car attached garage, two-car carport and an automatic gate.

Enter to an inviting front foyer, which reveals an open floor plan with 10-foot ceilings trimmed with elegant crown molding, a crystal-and-bronze chandelier, and gleaming Brazilian walnut hardwoods. Providing great entertaining flow, the entry is flanked by elegant formal rooms and also leads to the rear of the home, where handsome hardwoods continue. Both with bay windows overlooking views of the front landscaped grounds, the formal living and dining rooms are spacious and are graced by exquisite crystal-and-bronze chandeliers. Surrounded by light-filled floor-to-ceiling windows, the oversized family room is appointed with a wall of richly-stained bookshelves, which open to reveal a hidden closet. Centered by a marble-surrounded fireplace, with a wood-carved mantle and a raised hearth, the spacious den is perfect for relaxation and is also illuminated by a crystal-and-bronze chandelier. Adjacent, an elegant full granite bath serves the area. Showcasing fabulous marble-and-granite counters, the chef’s island kitchen boasts premier stainless appliances, including Thermador and Fisher & Paykel, butler’s and walk-in pantries, a bar serving area, and is also open to an oversized breakfast room. Capped by a vaulted, two-story ceiling with skylights and a crystal-and-bronze chandelier, the breakfast room features a richly-stained built-ins, with bookcases and a china cabinet, and triple French doors open to the veranda. A staircase, with fabulous wrought iron-and-wood balusters, leads upstairs to the second level. Dual balconies, with wrought iron-and-wood balusters, also look down to the first floor. Both with French doors opening to the veranda, the luxurious and private master suite’s credentials include an oversized bedroom and a separate sitting room, each with gleaming hardwoods, deep molding and an abundance of light. The gorgeous marble bath is appointed with His and Hers vanities, a vanity desk area, jetted tub, separate double shower, toilet room with a bidet, and a huge walk-in closet. Fully equipped, a utility room provides built-ins and room for a full-size washer and dryer, and a granite-topped pool bath rounds out the first floor.

Second level of living is equally spacious and impressive. Ascending the staircase, first stop is an oversized game room, which is centered by built-ins, with bookcases and storage, and also features handsome hardwoods and dual love seating. Four bedrooms range in size and style, some with love seating or alcoves, and all with gleaming hardwoods, large walk-in closets and are served by two elegant Jack-and-Jill marble baths.

Outside, entertaining is effortless! Setting the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining, the expansive brick covered veranda overlooks a gorgeous pool, lush landscaped grounds with an abundance of mature trees, including palm trees and crepe myrtles, and the fabulous creek. A two-car attached garage, two-car brick carport and an automatic gate completes this fabulous residence.

4524 Park Lane

Old Preston Hollow Sleek Lined Bud Oglesby Contemporary on a Gorgeous 1.30-Acre Lot

Situated in the prestigious estate area of Old Preston Hollow on a gorgeous 1.30 acre lot with a circular drive, 4524 Park Lane is a sleek lined, bright Bud Oglesby contemporary residence offering majestic drive-up appeal. The sophisticated two-story home offers approximately 7,850 square feet, three living areas, two dining areas, two fireplaces, a wet bar, expansive verandas, pool and a four-car garage. The professional chef’s gourmet island kitchen showcases granite counters, a SubZero refrigerator and freezer, gas cook top and double ovens. Gracious first floor master suite overlooks manicured grounds and is accented by His and Her baths and closet areas. All inviting spaces overlook outdoor arbors, water feature with reflecting pool and swimming area. Museum quality home beckon for grand entertaining venues!

7538 Colgate Avenue

Fabulous Caruth Hills Clean Lined Traditional New Construction with a Soft Contemporary Feel

Built in 2015 by First Texas Homes and situated in the Park Cities Vicinity of Caruth Hills,  7538 Colgate Avenue is fabulous traditional new construction with a soft contemporary feel nestled on a beautiful 65’ x 160’ treed lot just minutes from NorthPark, Preston Center and Snider Plaza. Details include clean lines, 10-foot ceilings, gleaming wide plank hardwoods, deep molding, and gorgeous quartz and marble accents throughout. The sophisticated two-story residence with a brick and stone exterior offers approximately 5,632 square feet, five bedrooms, 4½ baths, five entertaining areas, two dining areas, a fireplace, wet bar, covered veranda with an outdoor fireplace and kitchen facilities, and a two-car garage.

Enter through oversized double doors to a dramatic two-story entry, which gleans with deep molding, wide plank hardwoods and a curving staircase with gorgeous wrought iron-and-wood balustrades leading upstairs to the second level. A balcony also looks down to the first floor. Providing great entertaining flow, the entry also flows to the formal dining room and to the rear of the home, where handsome hardwoods continue. An arched entry with column marks entrance to the oversized dining room, which is graced by a double pop-up ceiling with deep molding, light-filled windows providing views of the front landscaped grounds, and also conveniently flows through a butler’s pantry to the kitchen. Showcasing London Grey quartz counters, the spacious chef’s island kitchen boasts premier stainless appliances, a breakfast bar, large walk-in pantry and is also open to a large breakfast area and the great room. Capped by a vaulted, two-story ceiling, the oversized great room is framed by a fireplace and also features light-filled windows overlooking the covered veranda. French doors also open to the outdoors.

French doors allow entrance to a richly paneled study, which is crowned by a double pop-up ceiling and is also accented by wainscoting, love seating and built-in bookcases. Handsome hardwoods also floor the room and a large walk-in closet provides storage. The study may also be used as a sixth bedroom. Adjacent, an elegant full quartz bath serves the area, and a quartz-topped utility room is fully equipped. Luxurious and private, the oversized downstairs master suite is capped by an illuminated double pop-up ceiling with deep molding and windows providing an abundance of light overlook the front landscaped grounds. The gorgeous quartz-and-marble bath is appointed with His and Hers vanities, a jetted tub, separate double shower and His and Hers huge walk-in closets.

Second level of living is equally impressive. Ascending the staircase, first stop is an oversized den, which features wide plank hardwoods and wrought iron-and-wood balusters look down to the first floor. A quartz powder room serves the area. Topped with a tray ceiling, the adjacent media room is dual level and features wide plank hardwoods, an electronics closet and a Raven quartz-topped wet bar. The media room also leads to an oversized game room with a tray ceiling, neutral carpeting and abundant storage. All set the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining. Four additional bedrooms range in size and style, two with tray ceilings, and all with neutral carpeting, large walk-in closets and are served by elegant Jack-and-Jill quartz baths.

Outside, entertaining is effortless! The expansive brick-columned covered veranda is highlighted by an outdoor wood-burning fireplace, kitchen facilities, including a stainless steel built-in grill, gas cook top and sink, and also overlooks the lush landscaped grounds, which provides room for a pool if required. A two-car attached garage completes this fabulous residence.