Quarterback hands off his digs
NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman has sold his Dallas-area home for $5.4 million.
Built in 2007 and recently renovated, the French Norm and y-style home originally came on the market in mid-November for $5.3 million andwas more recently priced at $5.95 million. Aikman bought the house in 2013 for $4.25 million.
Sited on a third of an acre in the Highland Park area, the three-story residence is highlighted by a portico entry, an updated kitchen, an office/study, a home theater with a concession stand and a wine cellar. Beamed ceilings, French doors and hardwood flooring are among the interior features.
The master suite features a sitting area, custom his-and-hers closets and free-standing soaking tub for four bedrooms and six bedrooms in more than 10,700 square feet. There are four fireplaces.
Outdoors, a large covered patio contains a kitchen and a fireplace. Elsewhere on the grounds is a pool with a spa and waterfall feature.
Aikman, an All-American at UCLA, spent his entire career with the Dallas Cowboys, making six Pro Bowl teams and winning three Super Bowl championships in12 seasons. He currently works as a television analyst on “NFL on Fox.”
Allie Beth Allman of Allie Beth Allman& Associates, an affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate, was the listing agent. Malcolm Ross of Dave Perry Miller Real Estate represented the buyer.