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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.

11246 Shelterwood Circle

Stunning Completely Remodeled Russwood Acres Ranch Masterpiece on a Gorgeous 0.682’-Acre Lot

Situated in Russwood Acres on a gorgeous 0.682’-acre lot with breathtaking grounds and mature trees, a circular drive and two porte cocheres, this stunning, completely remodeled ranch masterpiece, with a stone exterior, is perfect for entertaining. Bright and open with floor-to-ceiling windows providing an abundance of light, most of the rooms overlook spectacular views of the scenic pool and landscaped grounds. Details include spacious entertaining rooms, gleaming hand-scraped hardwood floors, textured walls, deep molding, Lutron lighting, Sonos Sound System with speakers, and gorgeous marble, granite, travertine and silestone finishes throughout. The approximately 6,525-square foot, two-story home offers four bedrooms, 4.1 baths, six entertaining areas, two dining areas, four fireplaces, a wet bar, covered veranda, pool and a two-car garage.

Sophisticated and sleek, enter through oversized double wood doors to a dramatic entrance hall, which gleans with illuminated decorative and rope molding, gleaming hand-scraped hardwood floors and a coat closet. Providing great entertaining flow, the entry opens to the study and to formal living room, both where handsome hardwoods continue. The spacious study is framed by a wall of built-ins with bookcases and a Silestone-topped floating desk area. Light-filled floor-to-ceiling windows also yield natural light on the hardwoods. The entry also flows through a trio of arched entries with columns to an expansive formal living room, which is capped by a 12-foot barrel-vaulted beamed ceiling and is centered by a brick fireplace, with a raised hearth and chimney breast wall. Floor-to-ceiling windows provide an abundance of light and a door also opens to the covered veranda and pool area. The space also steps up to an adjacent formal room, which is graced by a trio of fabulous crystal deco chandeliers and floor-to ceiling windows overlooking the veranda. The dining room also flows to the professional chef’s island kitchen, which showcases a pop-up ceiling, granite counters, premier stainless appliances, including a pair of Gaggenau cooktops (gas and electric), Viking Ventahoods and Thermador warming drawers, Thermador dishwasher and double convection ovens, SubZero refrigerator with freezer and a Manitowoc ice maker, a stainless steel farm sink, and a large breakfast area, including granite-topped built-ins with glass front top cabinets. A door also opens to the pool area. The nearby oversized great room is crowned by a pop-up vaulted ceiling and framed by a stone wood-burning fireplace, with a raised hearth and chimney breast wall, and also features light-filled windows. A door also opens to the side porte cochere. Perfect for entertaining guests, the expansive game room boasts two areas. The first is appointed with a two-story ceiling with a stunning crystal deco falling chandelier and is served by a granite-trimmed wet bar, which houses a stainless steel bar sink and a Manitowoc ice maker, abundant wine racks and a bar serving area. A staircase also leads upstairs to the second level and an open upstairs den looks down to the first floor. Double doors also open to reveal a two-car garage, and a closet provides storage. The second area flows through a trio of arched entries to an oversized living area, which is centered by a fireplace, with a white marble surround and a wood-carved mantle. Both areas feature floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking scenic views of the pool area.

To the right of the living room is also a fabulous sun room, which is capped by an illuminated pop-up, octagon-shaped ceiling with a skylight and floor-to-ceiling windows overlook the landscaped backyard and pool. The luxurious downstairs master suite is spacious and showcases neutral carpeting and light-filled floor-to-ceiling windows. The gorgeous white marble bath with mosaic glass tile detailing is graced with an expansive floating vanity with His and Hers sinks, a claw foot tub, separate shower with glass tile and His and Hers huge walk-in closets. An adjacent room with a white marble-topped floating make-up counter adds elegance to this gorgeous setting. There are two additional generous-sized bedrooms on the first floor, both with neutral carpeting, floor-to-ceiling windows, large walk-in closets and are served by a fabulous Jack-and-Jill bath with a floating Silestone counter and slate flooring. A fully equipped utility room houses a mud nook, abundant built-ins with Silestone counters and a sink area, slate floors and also provides room for a full-size washer and dryer. An elegant granite powder room and slate pool bath round out the first floor. For added convenience, a Launchpad is equipped with iPad technology to allow you to select your choice of Sonos Sounds as well as Lutron lighting throughout the home.

Second level of living is equally impressive. Crowned by a tray ceiling, an additional luxurious master suite is oversized and is accented with bay windows, elegant molding, neutral carpeting, and a see-through fireplace to the master bath, which features a travertine surround with a raised hearth and a wood-carved mantle, and is flanked by a built-in bookcase. Spa-like, the fabulous marble and travertine bath is replete with an expansive floating vanity with His and Hers sinks, an additional floating vanity desk, separate double steam shower and His and Hers entries to a huge walk-in closet.  An upstairs den is spacious and boasts a flat screen television flanked by built-ins with bookcases, floor-to-ceiling windows and neutral carpeting. Outside, the fabulous backyard grounds and pool is an entertaining utopia! The covered veranda features flagstone decking, a ceiling fan, and also overlooks incredible views of the shimmering pool and spa, stone detailing, an expansive sunbathing deck and verdant landscaped backyard grounds with mature trees. All set the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining. A two-car garage with abundant storage space completes this fabulous residence. Additional amenities include a stone, brick and iron fence, ceiling fans, abundant storage space and a sprinkler and security system.

6615 Bandera Avenue, #2B

Stunning Drexel Park Hollow Pied-a-Terre with an Abundance of Security 

Situated in prestigious Preston Hollow at the Drexel Park Hollow, this stunning pied-a-terre has fabulous drive-up appeal and an abundance of security. Details include an open floor plan, 10-ft ceilings trimmed with 8” crown molding, spacious entertaining rooms, gleaming wide-plank hardwoods, custom lighting and gorgeous limestone, marble and granite finishes throughout. The fabulous residence offers approximately 3,395 square feet, three bedrooms, four full and one-half baths, a direct entry private elevator to your own private vestibule, two entertaining areas, two dining areas, a fireplace, two balconies, and underground parking with three assigned parking spaces. Additional Drexel Park Hollow’s five-star amenities include: gated access, concierge valet service, private valet closet for deliveries and pickups, cardio fitness center, courtyard, housekeepers for trash pickup and optional maid service, dry cleaning, dog walking services and Drexel SmartLine: wiring solution for video, voice and data with optional touch screen for video guest escorting.

As you walk up to the Drexel Park Hollow, enter through a gated iron entrance to an expansive courtyard, which is replete with gorgeous landscaping, Pennsylvania Bluestone decking, brick accents and also overlooks all of the residences. As you enter the building, a direct entry private elevator leads to your own private vestibule, which is accented by deep molding and elegant limestone flooring. Through the front door, the oversized formal living room gleans with 10’ ceilings trimmed with 8” deep molding and is also centered by a gas fireplace, with a cast stone surround and a flat screen above. Setting the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining, the living room also features gleaming wide-plank hardwood floors, a drum chandelier with iron accents, sound system speakers, light-filled windows providing an abundance of light and also opens to an iron-grilled Juliet balcony overlooking the courtyard. Serving the area is an exquisite powder room, which is appointed with elegant wall coverings and a marble-topped vanity with limestone floors. A private valet closet for deliveries and pickups is adjacent. Providing great entertaining flow, the living room also leads to both the rear of the home and to the dining room. Graced by a sophisticated drum chandelier, the spacious dining room also leads through a serving butlery to the kitchen. The professional chef’s granite kitchen showcases premier stainless steel appliances, including Viking, Wolf, Thermador, GE and SubZero, limestone floors, a breakfast bar, and a large serving butlery, which boasts a stainless steel bar sink and abundant cabinet space. Additionally, the kitchen opens to a large den, which is highlighted by a stylish drum chandelier and wide-plank hardwood floors.

Down the hall, the luxurious master suite’s credentials include an oversized bedroom with sitting area, neutral carpeting, a flat screen television and elegant drapery with wood blinds. The nearby His and Hers marble and limestone baths are exquisite and are appointed with expansive vanities, a vanity desk area, jetted tub, separate double shower with access to both bathrooms, a flat screen television and His and Hers huge walk-in closets. There are two additional bedrooms, which are generous-sized and both include neutral carpeting, large walk-in closets and elegant marble and limestone baths. One of the bedrooms also conveniently opens to an iron-grilled Juliet balcony overlooking the courtyard. Nearby, a utility room boasts a stainless steel sink with ceramic tile counters and limestone floors, built-ins, a hidden ironing board and room for a front-loading washer and dryer. Three assigned parking spaces in the underground parking area complete this stunning residence. Additional amenities include: abundant storage space, ceiling fans, recessed lighting and wood blinds.

6535 Park Lane

Fabulous Preston Hollow Ranch Style Residence on a 75’- Wide Lot

Situated in prestigious Preston Hollow in Dallas on a 75’-wide lot just one block from Preston Hollow Park, this wonderful traditional ranch style residence with professional landscaping and mature trees has fabulous drive-up appeal. Completed updated, the one-story home has been freshly painted to a light and airy palette and showcases spacious entertaining rooms, gleaming marble and hardwood floors, deep molding and lighting treatments throughout. The 1,998-square foot home offers three bedrooms, two full baths, an oversized formal living room with a wood-burning fireplace, elegant formal dining room, spacious granite kitchen with a tumbled marble backsplash, ceramic-tiled flooring, stainless steel appliances, wainscoting and a large breakfast area, featuring an elegant wrought iron chandelier.

The luxurious master suite has its own spacious bedroom with hardwood floors, a large closet and a fabulous granite and travertine bath, including dual sinks, a jetted tub and a separate shower. The additional two bedrooms are generous-sized and include hardwood floors, large closets and are served by a ceramic-tiled Jack-and-Jill bath. Outside, the spacious deck area is perfect for entertaining and overlooks a huge verdant landscaped backyard and a two-car detached garage. An automatic gate completes this fabulous residence.

2 Parliament Place

Lovely Preston Hollow Traditional in Coveted Glen Lakes

This lovely Preston Hollow traditional two story with great drive-up appeal is situated on a quiet cul-de-sac block in coveted Glen Lakes in Dallas. The downstairs features large, gracious formals with tall ceilings, a wood-burning fireplace, and French doors opening to the side grounds and courtyard. The downstairs master suite features an adjacent study and two bathrooms with excellent storage. The kitchen is appointed with an island, stainless appliances and also flow to a breakfast room, which opens to a lovely patio area. The upstairs has a wonderful large open living area with wet bar and many built-ins and two well-proportioned bedrooms with baths.


Situated in prestigious Glen Lakes, this wonderful home by Bob Thompson has all of the quality features and amenities you would expect. This is a perfect opportunity to add your personal touches with updating. Great floor plan has a stunning living area and large formal dining room. Second living area could be a study or a small den. Large master suite is downstairs and has his and her separate baths. Kitchen has island, walk-in pantry, nice breakfast area and a butler’s pantry. Two bedrooms with private baths upstairs. Tons of storage! Lovely courtyard.

10660 Strait Lane

Spectacular Contemporary Strait Lane Gated Estate on 4.697 Acres

Imagine living in your own private oasis. This spectacular contemporary estate is situated on ultra-exclusive Strait Lane in North Dallas on a 4.697-acre gated estate with breathtaking views of a private lake with fountains and waterfalls flowing down to a creek, a jogging trail, tennis court, resort-like pool and spa and scenic grounds. Most of the rooms in this 14,748-square-foot residence overlook the magnificent grounds, unrivaled for beauty and function (over 16,000-square feet including the outdoor living areas).

Equally impressive and subtly grand, the interior showcases incredible craftsmanship, sophisticated entertaining rooms, beautiful proportions, exquisite ceiling treatments and museum lighting throughout. The residence is also appointed with eight bedrooms and seven full and four-half baths, a dramatic front entry, exquisite formals, including a dining room overlooking a 6,000-bottle refrigerated wine cellar and a living room with an immense fireplace and abundant built-ins, a great room with a massive fireplace, study with built-ins, light-filled sun room, restaurant-style gourmet chef’s kitchen with a breakfast area and French doors opening to the outside grounds, exercise, media and project-storage rooms, an elevator, office, and upstairs and downstairs utility rooms.

The marvelous master suite is highlighted by a spectacular two-story, vaulted plank ceiling, a separate great room with a fireplace, adjacent office, and an additional two-story bedroom, a luxurious granite-and-travertine bath, and an incredible great room-sized, two-story closet. Outside, a covered veranda, a poolside loggia with fireplace and an attached two-story sun room, a lakeside pavilion with fireplace and kitchen facilities, two separate two-car garages, and a motor court with a circular drive complete this majestic estate.