Need a new house? We have plenty to choose from in this week’s look at open houses in the Park Cities and Preston Hollow areas.
11743 El Hara Cir., Dallas. This Mediterranean dwelling is replete with walls of windows, and luxurious upgrades galore are situated on an extensively landscaped lot. An open canvas for either casual or more formal lifestyles, the home offers a circular staircase, two-story beamed ceilings, solid stone countertops, three fireplaces, and surround sound. Temperature-controlled wine storage and with dual sinks /dishwashers /icemaker in the open kitchen. Primary suite includes its own fireplace and sitting area, with a luxurious bath and closet. Working from home is accommodated with two separate and ideally appointed offices. Beautifully landscaped side-yard with gurgling fountain – this spot beckons gardening, play, dog runs, and whatever else. Three bedrooms/ three-and-a-half baths. $1.6 million. Schools: Arthur Kramer Elementary, Benjamin Franklin Middle School, Hillcrest High, St. Mark’s. Open house: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
3911 Cortez Dr., Dallas. This darling Midway Hollow home sits on a beautiful interior lot. The primary bedroom suite boasts a sitting area and updated bathroom with large shower and custom floating shelves. A California closet system is installed in the primary to maximize space. The kitchen has granite countertops and stainless-steel appliances. The large back deck and yard are perfect for entertaining. The home boasts an abundance of natural light and split bedroom layout. Recent updates include re-stained hardwood flooring, and new luxury laminate flooring in the primary bedroom, bathrooms, kitchen, and entry. The house is freshly painted inside and out. Don’t miss this amazing opportunity in this highly sought neighborhood. Three bedrooms/ two baths. $548,900. Schools: Maple Lawn Elementary, Medrano Middle School, Thomas Jefferson High, Wesley Prep, K.B. Polk Center for the Academically Talented and Gifted, Longfellow Middle School, Providence Christian School. Open house: Saturday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Sunday 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
6541 Stichter Ave, Dallas. Stunningly updated by the current designer-owner. Completely private, the idyllic backyard features vibrant color, lush plantings, a separate cabana with a kitchenette, and an expansive covered area with a fireplace. All dark woods are gone, replaced with refinished hardwood flooring and fresh paint throughout. Windows were added for additional light in the kitchen and along the back wall of the family room to showcase the backyard. Fabulous floor plan with primary and guest suite down, two full suites, and a completely updated media room. Four bedrooms/ four-and-a-half baths. $2.6 million. Schools: Preston Hollow Elementary, Benjamin Franklin Middle School, Hillcrest High, Our Redeemer, Christ the King Elementary, Heritage School of Texas, Wesley Prep, St. Marks. Open house: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
4316 Rawlins St., Dallas. Perry Heights perfection in this rebuilt Craftsman-Mid Century Modern. The home boasts the highest quality construction with custom woodwork, extra insulation, sound absorption added to windows, all Ann Sacks tile throughout, Ernest Batchelder fireplaces, Robern medicine cabinets, spa bathrooms. Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright. The kitchen has it all, from a Wolf range to a Miele steam-sous Vide, a built-in oven, and two Cove dishwashers. The house has an elevator shaft, is wired gas ready, wired for a generator, and has architectural drawings for a three-car garage. Four bedrooms/ five-and-a-half baths. $2.7 million. Schools: Maple Lawn Elementary, Thomas J. Rusk Middle School, North Dallas High, K.B. Polk Center for the Academically Talented and Gifted, Longfellow Middle School, Providence Christian School. Open house: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
6459 Tulip Lane, Dallas. This spectacular transitional French-style home boasts gorgeous white oak flooring, vaulted beamed ceiling in the family room, beautiful stone fireplace, and a stone accent wall in the kitchen, which also has rare marble with backlight feature. Expansive sliding windows lead to a covered outdoor living area with automatic screens. The primary suite has his-and-her bathrooms, a free-standing tub, and two closets. The backyard features putting green, play area, pool, and spa. Downstairs media room with wet bar and bath nearby. The garage has separate A/C and heat. Five bedrooms/ five-and-a-half baths. $3.5 million. Schools: Preston Hollow Elementary, Benjamin Franklin Middle School, Hillcrest High, Our Redeemer, Christ the King Elementary, Heritage School of Texas, Wesley Prep, St. Marks. Open house: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.