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

 

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4311 Rheims Place

Incredible Highland Park Building Site on 1.263 Acres
 
Situated in a premier location one of the largest building sites in prestigious Highland Park, this fabulous 1.263-acre lot is an amazing opportunity to build on this expansive homesite. Two incredible beautifully treed lots have been previously combined into one building site to create 1.263 acres, including over 310 feet of frontage. This property is truly unsurpassed and located on one of Highland Park’s most prestigious addresses.

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. 

3906 Shenandoah Street

Gorgeous Highland Park Custom Built Country French Residence on a 90′ x 180′ Lot Backing up to Dallas Country Club’s Golf Course

Situated in prestigious Highland Park backing up to Dallas Country Club’s golf course, 3906 Shenandoah Street is a gorgeous custom built country french residence nestled on a 90′ x 180′ lot with an expansive circular drive and has fabulous drive-up appeal. Coming Soon!

  • Designed by renowned architect Richard Drummond Davis and built by custom builder Cy Barcus, the 8,458-square-foot estate is nestled on a 90’ x 180’ lot with an expansive circular drive and a main driveway to the garage
  • Showcases a stone and stucco exterior with brick accents and a slate roof on a pier and beam foundation
  • Details include limestone and maple hardwood flooring, voluminous 10’-foot ceilings downstairs, expansive gathering rooms with elegant proportions, exquisite stonework, gorgeous wrought iron detailing and lighting, and gorgeous Crema Marfil marble, limestone, granite and travertine accents contribute to the grandeur of this magnificent home
  • Offers equally comfortable spaces for intimate living and for large scale gathering and entertaining
  • The exquisite four-and-a-half-level manse, including a basement, is comprised of five luxurious ensuite bedrooms, 7.2 baths, nine gathering areas, three dining areas, an elevator, four fireplaces, a wet bar, wine closet, seven Juliet balconies, a covered porch, beautifully landscaped grounds with a fountain and gorgeous plantings, a workshop-garden room, and a detached three-car garage with guest quarters above.
  • An elevator services all four-and-a-half levels of living in addition to the stairways
  • 5 HVAC zones in the main house. 1 in the Workshop-Garden Room and 1 in the Guest Quarters for a total of 7 HVAC zones

 

MAIN HOUSE

FIRST LEVEL:

Front:

  • Front overlooks scenic views of an expansive circular driveway, mature trees and exquisite landscaping

Entrance Hall:

  • Double wood-and-glass paneled doors open to reveal a 20’-foot limestone-patterned floored entrance hall illuminated by an oversized wrought iron lantern
  • Hand-finished walls plus a large coat closet grace the space
  • Arched entries open to the formal rooms and French doors lead to the rear of the home
  • A swooping grand curving stairway is highlighted by gorgeous wrought iron balusters and leads upstairs to the second level
    • A wrought iron balcony looks down to the first floor plus an additional balcony with clerestory window provides an abundance of natural light

Formal Living Room:

  • Capped by a 12’-foot pop-up tray, beamed ceiling and centered by a limestone fireplace
  • Maple hardwoods floor the room and a huge circular window overlooks the front landscaped grounds.
  • A pair of bookcases reveal a large hidden storage room
  • Dual French doors open to iron-grilled Juliet balconies

Formal Dining Room:

  • Graced by 10’-foot ceilings with coved plaster walls and handsome maple hardwoods floor the room
  • Appointed with a fabulous wrought iron chandelier
  • Huge circular front window provides views of front landscaped grounds
  • Circular French doors open to an iron-grilled Juliet balcony
  • Leads through a large serving butlery to the kitchen

 Center Hall:

  • Stairs lead downstairs to the basement
  • Elevator, accented by wainscoting and grass cloth wall coverings, leads to all levels of living
  • Flows to the rear of the home

Front Powder Room:

  • Appointed with a marble-topped antique cabinet, elegant wall coverings and Crema Marfil polished flooring
  • Limestone-topped art niche in entry hall

Wet Bar:

  • With access from the Family Room and a bar seating area from the Center Hall, the granite-topped wet bar houses a stainless steel bar sink with disposal, mirrored walls with glass shelving, plus a KitchenAid icemaker and Whirlpool wine cooler refrigerator

Family Room:

  • Surrounded by a wall of bookcases with limestone-topped counters, an arched bookcase niche and double love seating, the Family Room is centered by a hand carved cast stone fireplace
  • Gleaming hardwoods floor the room and storage closets provide abundant space
  • A door leads to the Wet Bar

Card Room:

  • Crowned by a groin-vault ceiling and floored by handsome hardwoods. Illuminated by sconces
  • French doors open to an iron-grilled Juliet balcony

Back Powder Room:

  • Accented by a white pedestal sink and wrought iron sconces

Wine Closet:

  • Hand carved door opens to reveal a wine closet outfitted by wine racks
  • Refrigerator-ready but not currently hooked up 

Great Room:

  • Crowned by a 21’-foot ceiling with a gorgeous wrought iron staircase leading upstairs to the second level and a wrought iron balcony looks down to the first floor from all sides
  • A hand carved cast stone fireplace centers the great room and gleaming hardwoods floor the space
  • Door opens to the side grounds

Morning Room:

  • Circular room is surrounded by light-filled windows and limestone-topped built-ins
  • Accented by gorgeous chevron-patterned maple hardwoods and a wrought iron chandelier
  • Opens to the culinary kitchen and great room

Chef’s Culinary Kitchen and Breakfast Area:

  • Marked by beamed ceilings and wide-plank maple hardwoods floor the room
  • Boasts beautiful granite counters and custom cabinetry
  • Immense island features a double bowl stainless steel sink, breakfast bar with storage and a wrought iron chandelier above
  • Professional stainless steel and paneled appliances include: a Thermador four-burner gas cooktop with grill, double oven with thermal convection and a warming drawer, a Vent-a-hood, two Asko dishwashers, and a KitchenAid refrigerator with freezer
  • Adjacent Breakfast Area is highlighted by a large built-in granite-topped desk area with bookshelves, furniture alcove, pantry closet and French doors open to the side covered porch
  • Bar serving area to gallery is accented by folding stained glass doors

Serving Butlery:

  • Two granite-topped butler’s pantry areas feature leaded glass top cabinets, two pantry closets with built-ins and storage
  • Flows to the kitchen and breakfast area
  • A door leads to the covered porch

 Covered Porch:

  • Overlooking a beautiful stone fountain and landscaped grounds
  • Marked by three stone and brick arched columns with brick flooring and its bead board ceiling is illuminated by a wrought iron chandelier
  • Includes a trash can nook

Master Suite:

  • Enter through a long hallway surrounded by windows and also boasts beamed ceilings, stone-like plaster walls and Crema Marfil polished Versailles-patterned floors
  • Double French doors open to reveal the luxurious Master Suite, which is oversized and floored with wool carpeting and separate entrances to the His and Hers Master Baths
  • A Crema Marfil-surrounded fireplace, with its wood carved mantle, is flanked by love seating with bookcases

Hers Bath:

  • Surrounded by Crema Marfil polished counters and limestone-patterned flooring
  • Appointed with an expansive vanity with desk area, sink and storage, a jetted tub and a Toto Washlet bidet commode
  • A large walk-in closet features abundant built-ins with mirrored closet doors, a wall safe, and heater

His Bath:

  • Surrounded by Crema Marfil polished counters and flooring
  • Appointed with two vanities – one featuring a sink area and the other with drawers and a heater, anad a separate marble shower with clerestory window, and a Toto commode
  • A large walk-in closet features abundant built-ins with drawers and mirrored closet doors

Utility Room:

  • Boasts ceramic tile counters and floors plus a white farm sink and cabinetry features wood bead board accents
  • Provides room for a full-size front-loading washer and dryer plus access to the master suite

 

IN BETWEEN SECOND & THIRD LEVELS:

Theater “Lobby”:

  • Ascending the front stairway located in between the 2nd and 3rd floor, to the left steps up to an entrance to the Theater “Lobby”
  • Features a vaulted ceiling with paneled wainscoting and chair railing, neutral carpeting and a storage closet
  • A staircase leads to the 3rd floor Theater and Attic Spaces

 

THIRD LEVEL:

Theater:

  • Capped by a cross beamed ceiling and ornate carpeting on the walls and floors
  • Space reveals a lit-up movie theater stage area with an oversized HDTV, speakers, granite-topped built-ins, and movie theater seating
  • Elevator access to all levels
  • Access to the east Attic space 

East Attic Space:

  • Floored for storage and closest to the elevator

 North Attic Space:

  • Contains two A/C units (2) for the 2nd and 3rd floors in addition to the floored storage space

 

SECOND LEVEL:

Upstairs Den:

  • From the right of the front stairway, reveal an oversized upstairs den, with elevator access
  • Hardwoods floor the space and double French doors open to the wrought iron balcony, which looks down to the Great Room
  • Serving the space is a full marble bath with a white pedestal sink, tub/shower and also opens to the Guest Suite #2

Guest Suite #1:

  • French doors open to reveal a front bedroom accented with cove molding and hardwood floors
  • A window alcove overlooks the front grounds plus French doors open to an iron-grilled Juliet balcony
  • Two walk-in closets provide storage
  • With Crema Marfil flooring, an elegant full bath features a white pedestal sink, tub/shower and elegant striped wall coverings

Guest Suite #2:

  • French doors open to reveal an oversized bedroom accented with cove molding, hardwood floors plus a huge walk-in closet
  • Served by an exquisite Crema Marfil bath, with sink, linen cabinet, moveable mirror and also steps up to a jetted tub

Sitting Room:

  • Circular room is surrounded by windows and illuminated by a wrought iron chandelier
  • Hardwoods floor the space and a wrought iron balcony looks down to the great room

Guest Suite #3:

  • French doors open to reveal an oversized bedroom accented with hardwood floors plus a large walk-in closet
  • French doors open to an iron-grilled Juliet balcony overlooking the side grounds
  • Served by an elegant full bath, with a Crema Marfil-topped pine cabinet, hardwood floors, tub-shower with ceramic tile, linen cabinet plus beautiful floral wall coverings

Office:

  • Features a granite-topped built-in desk area with bookcases and storage
  • French doors open to an iron-grilled Juliet balcony overlooking the side grounds
  • French doors open to the Music Balcony overlooking the great room, which is perfect for entertaining guests

Guest Suite #4 or Game Room:

  • A ideal game room or oversized bedroom
  • Features hardwood flooring, built-ins, a huge storage closet, and a large window plus two alcoves with windows – all providing an abundance of light
  • Served by an elegant full bath, accented with a white pedestal sink, vanity desk area with honed limestone counters, mirrored cabinetry, tub/shower with travertine-and-marble-patterned tile and a huge walk-in closet.
  • A cedar closet is nearby

 

BASEMENT:

Features water heaters, a whole house water filtration system, sump pump, downstairs A/C units (3), utility panels, including a phone system panel, electrical panels, computer/internet panels and a security system panel. Also, there is an elevator controls room

  • Basement accessible by stairs or elevator. Access to crawl space from the basement.
  • Hot water circulating system – 3 hot water heaters in basement, each with its own circulating system and timers controlled upstairs
  • Cold water cutoff manifold in basement. Water to each room can be individually cut off in the basement.

 

MISCELLANEOUS:

  • All rooms wired for telephone and internet
  • Nest A/C control

 

OUTDOORS:

Surrounded by beautiful creative landscaping with its stone fountain, hydrangeas, azaleas and Japanese maple trees, the exceptional landscaped backyard grounds provide views of the eight hole of Dallas Country Club’s golf course, through a circular stucco-and-brick wall with see-through iron detailing, and also feature a Workshop-Garden Room and a three-car detached Garage with Guest Quarters above.

 

Workshop-Garden Room (392 SF):

  • Building includes a Workshop with Half bath and Garden Room – and is fully air-conditioned
  • Workshop features a living area with a 16’-foot vaulted ceiling with clerestory windows, built-ins, hardwood floors plus loft space
  • A half bath serves the space
  • Highlighted by a glass wall facing south, the Garden Room also showcases a vaulted beamed, bead board ceiling and concrete flooring
  • An expansive slate-like formica counter with a stainless steel sink rests on pine cabinetry

 

Three-Car Detached Garage with Guest Quarters Above:

Garage (861 SF):

  • Garage features a stucco exterior with brick accents, five windows, including two with stained glass plus cedar garage doors. A leaded glass-and-wood door also opens to the garage
  • Garage has two doors on the front and three on the back, so that two of the spaces are accessible from the front driveway or the alley. The third space is accessible only from the alley. All doors use the quietest openers.
  • Storage room contains sprinkler controls

Guest Quarters (762 SF):

  • Fully air-conditioned with an electric hot water heater and hardwood flooring
  • Features a large living area with fireplace, bedroom area, kitchen and eating area with pantry, two closets plus a full bath
  • Kitchen boasts wood counters with a tumbled marble backsplash, a stainless steel double bowl sink with disposal, black KitchenAid gas cooktop, Amana microwave, paneled undercounter refrigerator and freezer, faux granite counter area, pantry closet and an eating area with a pendant light above
  • With light-filled windows, the living area is accented by a slate fireplace surrounded by a platform and space for a television
  • Bedroom area is capped by a tray ceiling
  • Serving the Guest Quarters is an elegant full bath with cultured marble counters, ceramic tile and slate-patterned flooring, and a tub/shower with a travertine-and-marble-patterned surround

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.

3608 Beverly Drive

Spectacular Old Highland Park Clean Lined Mediterranean Masterpiece

New construction by renowned builder Avida Custom Homes and situated in prestigious Highland Park on ultra-exclusive Beverly Drive within walking distance of Dallas Country Club, 3608 Beverly Drive, with its grand circular drive, is a spectacular clean lined Mediterranean masterpiece nestled on a gorgeous 80’ x 195’ lot with fabulous drive-up appeal and has also been beautifully staged by Kristy K. Smith Antiques & Interiors. Featuring a barrel clay tile roof and stucco plaster over block exterior, the stunning residence showcases a finish-out of the highest quality. The interior is lavishly appointed with the finest of inlaid French limestone and marble, 6″-wide walnut hardwoods, Kolbe clad wood and custom steel windows, ornamental ironwork, detailed beamed ceilings that speak of a bygone era of artisans, voluminous 12-foot ceilings, expansive rooms, sculpted archways, imported antique French limestone fireplace mantels, exquisite stonework and spectacular hand forged chandeliers contribute to the grandeur of this magnificent home. The distinctive design and artisan-crafted details embodied within the home blend seamlessly to create rich ambiance full of warmth and character. An artistic masterpiece with a flawless floor plan, the home offers equally comfortable spaces for intimate living and for large scale gathering and entertaining as well. Exquisite Italian architecture draws you in immediately to this approximately 9,279 square feet estate, which is comprised of six luxurious ensuite bedrooms, 7.1 baths, four gathering areas, two dining areas, four interior fireplaces, two wet bars, a covered terrace with outdoor fireplace, gorgeous landscaped grounds, and a three-car attached garage.

Through the oversized double wrought iron and glass doors, the dramatic entrance hall gleans with voluminous 12-foot ceilings with graceful coves and a fabulous hand forged Italian iron hanging lantern, imported French antique limestone floors, and a curving staircase, with gorgeous wrought iron balusters, leading upstairs to the second level. Graceful sculpted archways allow entry to the formal rooms and also lead to the rear of the home. Both marked by stunning imported antique French limestone fireplace mantels with Trumeaux, handsome wide-plank walnut hardwoods and gorgeous triple Kolbe clad wood French doors opening to front covered verandas, the spacious living room showcases a detailed wood plank, cross-beamed ceiling with a hand forged iron chandelier, and the exquisite dining room is graced with a gorgeous Italian wood-and-iron chandelier and flows through a distinctive marble-trimmed butler’s pantry, with a paneled Wolf warming drawer, to the kitchen. Marked by columns and featuring a vaulted, wood beamed ceiling, an elegant gallery leads to the kitchen and to the great room. Imported French antique limestone floors the space and triple French doors open to the backyard.

Accented by wide-plank walnut hardwoods, the enormous professional chef’s marble kitchen boasts custom Downsview cabinetry, state-of-the-art appliances, including a La Cornue 60” dual gas range, two Asko dishwashers, a Wolf steam oven and microwave drawer, and a 30” SubZero refrigerator and freezer, an immense island with breakfast bar, walk-in pantry, dual hand forged iron chandeliers, and an oversized morning room with abundant built-ins. Showcasing a cross-beamed ceiling, the adjacent oversized great room features a limestone-surrounded fireplace and light-filled double custom steel Palladian French doors open to the terrace. Serving the area is an expansive marble wet bar, which is replete with antique mirrored accents, a bar sink, SubZero tall integrated wine storage and SubZero paneled under counter refrigerator, a bar serving area, and a wine room. French doors allow entrance to a paneled library, which reflects its purpose with built-in bookcases with storage and a hidden closet, and handsome hardwoods floor the room. Perfect for out of town guests, a nearby spacious guest suite is appointed with gleaming hardwoods, a large walk-in closet and an elegant marble bath. A gorgeous marble and limestone powder room, mud nook and a large elevator ready storage closet round out the first floor.

Second level of living is equally impressive. Walnut hardwood floors continue into a spacious upstairs den, which is equipped with a marble-topped wet bar including a stainless steel bar sink and a SubZero paneled refrigerator. A groin-vaulted entry, with its iron hanging lantern, allows entrance to the luxurious, oversized master suite, which boasts a graceful coved pop-up ceiling with a gorgeous oversized two-tier aged iron-and-brass chandelier, antique limestone-surrounded fireplace, handsome hardwoods and gorgeous His and Hers baths. The Hers bath showcases fabulous marble and mosaic detailing, a large vanity, soaking tub, separate double shower, and a room size walk-in closet with a vanity desk. The His bath is appointed with quartz and limestone finishes, a large vanity, separate double shower and a huge walk-in closet. Four additional second floor bedrooms range in size and style, two with double French doors opening to iron-grilled Juliet balconies, and all with large walk-in closets and exquisite marble and limestone baths. Fully equipped, a marble utility room houses abundant built-ins, a storage closet and provides room for a full-size washer and dryer.

Outside, the backyard grounds set the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining. An exceptional outdoor entertaining area features a covered groin-vaulted terrace, with dual hand forged iron chandeliers, limestone floors, and an outdoor tile-surrounded fireplace, gorgeous landscaped backyard grounds with Zoysia grass, and a three-car attached garage. An exquisite manicured garden completes this spectacular residence. This easy living, yet classically elegant estate, achieves a harmonious balance of extravagance and restraint, an impeccable combination of form and function and the classic style associated with architecture as art.

 

4324 Bordeaux Avenue

Fabulous Highland Park Traditional on a Gorgeous 0.615′-Acre Double Lot

Situated in prestigious Highland Park within the Bradfield School District, 4324 Bordeaux Avenue is a rare opportunity to build a new home of your dreams or remodel to your perfection a fabulous three-story traditional residence nestled on a gorgeous 0.615′-acre double lot with mature lighted trees and stunning drive-up appeal. Featuring a slate roof and brick exterior, details include spacious entertaining rooms with elegant proportions, gleaming hardwood floors, deep molding, gorgeous wall coverings, exquisite lighting treatments and gorgeous marble finishes throughout. The home offers equally comfortable spaces for intimate living and for large scale gathering and entertaining as well. The wonderful residence offers approximately 5,930 square feet, six bedrooms, eight baths, four gathering areas, two dining areas, five fireplaces, a wet bar, enclosed patio, and a gorgeous outdoor entertaining oasis, including a veranda, wonderful pool, cabana, putting green, beautifully landscaped grounds, basketball net, two-car detached garage with guest quarters, and an automatic gate.

Through the oversized double wood doors, with its leaded glass transom window above, the dramatic entrance hall gleans with ornately-carved cove molding, paneled walls with a hidden closet, dual crystal-and-bronze sconces and gorgeous black-and-white marble-patterned floors. Providing great entertaining flow, the front foyer is flanked by the formal living room and also leads to the rear of the home. Centered by stunning marble fireplace, the oversized living room showcases a gorgeous crystal chandelier with an ornately-carved ceiling medallion and cove molding, handsome hardwood floors and paneled wainscoting. Large windows, with exquisite wall coverings, also provide scenic views of the front landscaped grounds. Framed by a marble fireplace, the exquisite dining room is graced with gleaming hardwoods, exquisite wall drapery and also provides views of the enclosed patio and gorgeous backyard grounds. Next, the spacious chef’s kitchen boasts Corian counters, an immense island with breakfast bar, premier stainless and paneled appliances, including Thermador, Bosch, Dacor, and SubZero, abundant storage space, an adjacent utility room, and a bar serving area to the morning room. Fully equipped, the utility room houses a stainless steel sink, abundant built-ins with a desk area, huge service closet and also provides room for a full-size washer and dryer. A door also opens to the outdoors. Capped by a beamed ceiling and illuminated by a brass chandelier, the morning room also features brick walls, handsome Versailles-pattern hardwoods, light-filled floor-to-ceiling windows and French doors opening to the backyard grounds. Conveniently serving the space is a marble-topped wet bar, which is replete with a mirrored backsplash, bar sink, stainless steel ice maker, wine racks and abundant storage. The morning room also flows to an oversized paneled great room, which is the heart of the home. Centered by a marble-surrounded fireplace, with a raised hearth and a wood-carved mantle, the morning room is also appointed with built-ins, floor-to-ceiling windows and double French doors also open to the fabulous backyard grounds.

An intimate, richly stained paneled study reflects its purpose with built-in bookcases with storage and handsome hardwoods floor the room. The study is also highlighted by a granite-surrounded fireplace, with a wood-carved mantle, a bronze chandelier, and a large window, with elegant drapery, overlooks the front landscaped grounds. The study allows entrance to the luxurious, oversized master suite, which showcases a graceful 14-foot tray ceiling, a large sitting area, bay windows with elegant silk taffeta drapery, neutral carpeting, and built-ins. Sliding doors conveniently open to an enclosed screened patio, which leads to the backyard grounds and features brick flooring and a heater. The nearby gorgeous His and Hers marble master baths are appointed with a huge center walk-in closet with custom built-ins. The “Hers” bath boasts a large vanity, a vanity desk area, jetted tub, double steam shower and elegant wall coverings. The “His” bath is also replete with a large vanity and a double steam shower. An exquisite marble bath, with elegant wall coverings, rounds out the first floor.

Second level of living is equally spacious. Neutral carpeting continues into an oversized den-game room, which is centered by a brick-surrounded fireplace, with a wood-carved mantle, and is surrounded by floor-to-ceiling windows providing an abundance of light. A door also opens to the outdoors and a spiral staircase leads to the first level of living. Five additional second and third floor bedrooms range in size and style, all with large walk-in closets and are served by five elegant baths. One of the bedrooms serves as a second master suite, featuring His and Hers separate marble baths and another with double French doors opening to an iron-grilled Juliet balcony.

Outside, the backyard grounds set the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining. An exceptional outdoor entertaining area showcases an expansive veranda overlooking a wonderful pool, a cabana with spa, wet bar, changing room and marble half bath, beautifully landscaped backyard grounds with a putting green, a basketball net, and a two-car detached garage with guest quarters. The guest quarters reveal a spacious paneled living area with a full bath, sauna and a built-in walk-in closet with an oversized safe. An automatic gate completes this fabulous residence.

4527 Highland Drive

Ultra-Exclusive Highland Drive Traditional on a Gorgeous 80′ x 213′ Corner Lot

Situated on one of the most premier locations in Old Highland Park across from the scenic park and creek, this is a rare opportunity to own one of only 13 residences on prestigious Highland Drive. 4527 Highland Drive is a wonderful two-story traditional residence with guest house nestled on a gorgeous oversized 80′ x 213′ corner lot with fabulous drive-up appeal. Listed and under contract in one day! Represented both the buyer and seller in the sale of the residence.

3512 Crescent Avenue

Stunning Ultra-Exclusive Crescent Avenue Italianate Historical Residence on a Gorgeous 0.557’-Acre, Corner Lot



Situated in Old Highland Park on ultra-exclusive Crescent Avenue, this stunning Italianate historical residence at 3512 Crescent Avenue is nestled on a gorgeous 0.557’-acre, corner lot with an expansive side driveway, gorgeous mature trees, extensive landscaping by Lambert’s and fabulous drive-up appeal (24,272’-lot square footage). Built in 1926, details include a brick exterior with hand-carved cast stone and limestone accents and a clay tile roof, including the home’s original hand-carved limestone pediment around the front door, spacious entertaining rooms, gleaming quarter sawn hardwood floors, cove plaster walls, deep molding, hand-finished walls, original leaded glass windows and doors, and exquisite lighting treatments throughout. Featured by D Home in 2005 for the Preservation Park Cities Home Tour and again in 2009 as one of D Home’s “10 Most Beautiful Houses in Dallas”, there is a long history of entertaining in the home, including Sylvester Stallone, Lee Marvin, Charles Bronson, Karl Lagerfield, Shirley McClain and Jimmy Carter. The stately two-story manse offers 5,683 square feet, five bedrooms, four full and one-half baths, five entertaining areas, two dining areas, two fireplaces, two wet bars, three verandas, a pool, fountain, greenhouse, a four-car carport.

Capped by a tray ceiling with cove plaster walls and cove molding, enter to a stunning formal living room, which is centered by a hand-carved fireplace, with a stone surround, and also showcases hand-finished walls, gleaming quarter sawn hardwoods, original leaded glass windows, brass sconces, and a nearby stairway with wood balusters leading upstairs to the second level. Providing great entertaining flow, arched entries, with hand-carved accents, mark entrance to a tea room and to the elegant dining room, both with leaded glass windows providing scenic views of the front landscaped grounds. With its stone floors, the light-filled tea room features a silver leaf-and-crystal chandelier, hand-stenciled walls, dual art niches, and triple leaded glass French doors opening to the front and side grounds. Crowned by a tray ceiling with cove plaster walls and cove molding, the exquisite dining room is also graced by a gorgeous alabaster-and-brass chandelier, Italian painted wood sconces, handsome hardwoods and conveniently flows through a leaded glass door to the kitchen. Boasting stained leaded glass accents and hand-painted imagery, the spacious kitchen is highlighted by stainless, black and paneled appliances, an immense island with a breakfast bar, butler’s pantry, and a staircase leading upstairs. Serving the area is a nearby wet bar, which includes a bar sink and a paneled refrigerator with icemaker. A door also leads downstairs to a 273’-square foot basement, which provides room for abundant storage. Adjacent to the kitchen is a utility room, which houses built-ins and room for a full-size washer and dryer.

Stained leaded glass French doors open to reveal an immense great room. From each end of the home, dual galleries are accented by light-filled Palladian windows with French doors opening to the landscaped outdoors and also flow through hand-carved arched columns to the great room. The great room is framed by a cast stone fireplace, with a raised hearth, and is flanked by built-ins with bookcases. The space also features Spanish tile floors, deep moldings, and a pair of iron sconces. Serving the area is a fully equipped wet bar, which boasts special-finished cabinetry with tumbled marble counters and a tumbled marble mosaic-patterned backsplash, a brass bar sink, glass shelving, a paneled ice maker and refrigerator, hand-finished walls and a refrigerated wine closet, with wine racks.

From the rear gallery, oversized double wood doors lead to the luxurious master suite, which is capped by a tray ceiling and also showcases hand-finished walls, neutral carpeting, a huge walk-in “Hers” closet, adjacent study and windows overlooking the fabulous pool. The wonderful master bath is appointed with special-finished vanities, a separate shower, large closets and a toilet room with a Panasonic Intimist Bidet. The space also steps up to a soaking tub surrounded by mirrored walls, with hand-carved accents, and is also illuminated by a paneled skylight, with stenciled glass, and an iron-and-crystal chandelier. Overlooking the side grounds, the adjacent spacious study is replete with a tray ceiling with skylight, hardwood floors, and abundant built-in bookcases. A powder room, with exquisite wall coverings, rounds out the first floor.

Second level of living is equally spacious. Four additional bedrooms range in size and style, some with plantation shutters or wall coverings, and all with hardwood floors, large closets and two elegant Jack-and-Jill tile baths.

Outside, the gorgeous landscaped backyard grounds and pool set the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining. An expansive covered veranda with columns, showcasing Spanish tile flooring, overlooks a fabulous pool with diving board, a beautiful stone fountain, greenhouse, additional poolside veranda with a columned pergola and a stainless steel built-in grill, and verdant landscaped grounds with landscape lighting and mosquito misters. Additionally, an attached cabana or guest quarters, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the gorgeous pool and backyard, houses built-ins with tumbled marble counters and a stainless steel bar sink, Spanish tile floors, and an elegant Spanish tile full bath. A side driveway, overlooking a fabulous side veranda with a columned pergola, gorgeous landscaping and a four-car carport, completes this stunning residence.

3516 Beverly Drive

Stunning Beverly Drive Mediterranean Showplace on a 195′-Deep Lot in Old Highland Park

Situated on ultra-exclusive Beverly Drive in prestigious Old Highland Park and within the award-winning Armstrong School District, 3516 Beverly Drive is a stunning Mediterranean showplace nestled on a gorgeous 80’ x 195’ lot with a circular drive and has fabulous drive-up appeal. Showcasing a finish-out of the highest quality, the design elements in this spectacular residence are unparalleled. Designed by architect Richard Drummond Davis, details include 12-foot ceilings, spacious entertaining rooms, gleaming hardwood and limestone floors, gorgeous wrought iron detailing, deep molding, custom lighting, and fabulous limestone, marble, granite finishes throughout. The spectacular three-story residence offers approximately 9,084 square feet, five bedrooms, five full and two-half baths, seven entertaining areas, two dining areas, six fireplaces, a wet bar, three balconies, courtyard with fountain, covered terrace with outdoor fireplace, side patio, gorgeous pool, and a three-car garage with guest apartment.

Enter through double wood-and-iron doors to an inviting outside front foyer, which overlooks views of a fabulous enclosed outdoor courtyard with elegant landscaping and a stone fountain accented with a Pennsylvania Bluestone surround. The outside foyer leads through double iron-and-glass doors to an exquisite two-story entrance hall, which gleans with a groin-vault hand-painted ceiling trimmed with ornately carved plaster molding, a dramatic oversized crystal-and-iron chandelier, clerestory window, art niche, and gorgeous limestone-patterned floors, whose texture is deftly highlighted by a gorgeous stairway with wrought iron-and-brass balusters leading upstairs to the second level. Two gorgeous wrought iron balconies also look down to the first floor. An oversized double door coat closet and an exquisite marble powder room, graced with faux finished walls and a stunning hand-painted trompe l’oeil, serve the area. Providing for great entertaining flow, the entrance hall leads to the study, formal rooms, and to the rear of the home. Capped by an ornately carved, cross-beamed ceiling, the richly paneled study is centered by a wood-burning fireplace, with a marble surround and a wood-carved mantle, and also features abundant built-in bookcases. Light-filled French doors yield natural light on the herringbone hardwoods and open to the outdoor front entry and courtyard. From the entrance hall, an arched entry, with stone accents, leads to an exquisite gallery area, which is crowned by a hand-painted groin-vault ceiling and is also highlighted by a crystal chandelier and double windows, with a transom and elegant taffeta silk drapery, also overlook the courtyard and stone fountain. The gallery opens to the oversized formal living room, which is framed by a marble wood-burning fireplace and is also appointed with ornately carved plaster molding, faux finished walls, and hand-scraped hardwood floors. A wall of windows, with elegant taffeta silk drapery, overlooks scenic views of the front landscaped grounds, and French doors also open to courtyard. Graced by a fabulous oversized iron chandelier, the spacious dining room boasts ornately carved plaster molding, curved walls, art niches and dual hidden closets with oversized double doors revealing a silver closet and storage space. French doors, with transoms and exquisite drapery, open to reveal a side patio. The dining room also flows through a butler’s pantry to the kitchen. Triple sets of oversized antique Mission doors also allow entrance to the room from the living room, wet bar area and the kitchen.

The entrance hall also leads to the oversized great room, which is the heart of the home. Capped by a beamed ceiling and centered by a massive stone wood-burning fireplace wall with a raised hearth, the great room also showcases hand-scraped hardwoods, a wall of richly stained built-ins, huge storage closet and triple French doors, with transoms and elegant drapery, opening to the covered terrace. Conveniently serving the great room is a granite-topped wet bar, which houses richly stained cabinetry with glass front top cabinets, a hand-carved stainless steel-and-brass bar sink, stainless steel ice maker and wine cooler refrigerator, hand-carved wine rack cabinet with an iron door and a bar serving area with retractable French doors. Additionally, the great room flows to a professional chef’s granite and tumbled marble kitchen, which features richly stained cabinetry, premier stainless steel and paneled appliances, including Viking, Dacor, Kitchenaid, GE, and SubZero, an expansive island with a hammered nickel double bowl farm sink, stained glass decorative chandeliers, a hand-painted and hand-carved vent, butler’s pantry and a huge walk-in pantry closet with storage and an additional interior closet. The kitchen also opens to a large breakfast gathering area, which provides room for an oversized breakfast table and also boasts a fireplace, with a glass-tiled surround and a furniture niche above, and a desk area, with tumbled marble counters and glass-front top cabinets. Double French doors, with transoms and elegant drapery, also open to the backyard grounds. A decorative-tiled and hand-scraped hardwood staircase with wrought iron balusters leads upstairs to the second level. Nearby, an oversized office is highlighted by neutral carpeting, plantation shutters and a large storage closet. An elegant powder room, accented with a pine pedestal sink topped with a limestone bowl, a built-in hidden mud nook storage area, and a stackable utility closet rounds out the first floor. A door also opens to a cast stone columned breezeway, which leads to the three-car garage and guest apartment. Speakers for selected sounds are also located throughout the house. Additionally, a storage closet across from the wet bar may be converted to an elevator to serve the first and second levels.

Second level of living is equally sumptuous and subtly grand. Ascending the front staircase, first stop is the luxurious master suite, which showcases an oversized bedroom with sitting area, including a gorgeous limestone fireplace, with a tumbled marble surround, and is flanked by furniture niches, an iron chandelier, deep cove molding and neutral carpeting. Double French doors, with elegant drapery, also open to an expansive iron-grilled balcony overlooking the backyard grounds and pool. Additionally, a third set of French doors opens to an iron-grilled Juliet balcony and overlooks the side grounds. The lavish master suite is appointed with an exotic marble vanity with His and Hers sinks, limestone floors with marble accents, a hand-carved limestone fireplace, claw foot tub, separate tumbled marble double steam shower, His and Hers toilet rooms and His and Hers huge walk-in closets. The Hers closet also includes an interior cedar closet. The four additional bedrooms range in size and style, some with elegant marble, limestone or tumbled marble baths and all with deep cove molding, elegant drapery, neutral carpeting and large walk-in closets. One of the bedrooms also opens to a breezeway, which leads to the second floor of the guest apartment. Down the hall, an upstairs den features a large sitting area as well as a built-in desk area with bookcases and abundant storage. A fully equipped utility room houses travertine-like tile counters and floors, a stainless steel sink, drip dry area, built-in hidden ironing board and also provides room for a full-size washer and dryer. Perfect for relaxation, the third floor reveals an oversized vaulted game room, which houses neutral carpeting and attic storage.

Outside, the gorgeous backyard grounds and pool set the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining. Marked by cast stone columns with graceful arches, the expansive covered terrace is framed by a stone wood-burning fireplace wall and is flanked by an arched stone-covered furniture niche. The terrace is also highlighted by a wide-plank wood ceiling with a trio of iron chandeliers, pattered concrete floors and also overlooks incredible views of the stunning pool and the lush landscaped grounds with Pennsylvania Bluestone accents. The nearby three-car detached garage boasts abundant storage, including a built-in workbench and two storage closets. The guest apartment features an inviting entry, which is accented with terracotta tile floors and a staircase with wrought iron balusters leading upstairs. The second floor reveals an oversized living room, which showcases stylish neutral carpeting, plantation shutters, deep cove molding, a large kitchenette, with glass tile counters, ceramic tile floors, a stainless steel sink and a white SubZero refrigerator with freezer. An elegant full bath with gorgeous glass tile serves the space. The nearby spacious bedroom is replete with neutral carpeting, plantation shutters, deep cove molding and a large walk-in closet. An elegant full bath with fabulous glass tile completes this stunning residence.

3824 MIRAMAR AVENUE

Situated in prestigious Old Highland Park near Lakeside Drive, this stunning Mediterranean showplace is nestled on a 95′ x 226′, gorgeous corner lot with a circular drive and fabulous drive-up appeal. The sophisticated two-story residence offers 7,905 square feet of living space, five bedrooms, seven and one-half baths, four living areas, two dining areas, three fireplaces, a balcony, covered patio, guest quarters, pool, and a three-car garage.