The Dallas Morning News
Preston Hollow, North Dallas offering ‘dream homes’
Preston Hollow and North Dallas are among the city’s most sought-after communities. They offer some of the best amenities, from world-class shopping to nationally recognized schools.
These communities are close to LBJ Freeway and the Dallas North Tollway, which provide access to employment centers and public and private airports. They are also a short drive to some of the best entertainment venues the city has to offer, as well as shopping at The Galleria, said an Allie Beth Allman & Associates spokesperson.
If your quest is a larger home on a bigger lot, Preston Hollow and North Dallas offer numerous options, ranging from ranch-style designs to estates, all on tree-lined streets. Here are six homes that Allie Beth Allman & Associates believes could be your “dream home.”
Located in Old Preston Hollow, the five-bedroom gated estate at 9246 Sunnybrook Lane is situated on more than 2.7 acres. Offered by Alex Perry, the property includes a 12,000-square-foot main house, a guest house, children’s play house, pool, spa and lighted tennis court.
The custom-built home at 6622 Desco Drive in Preston Hollow has a well-equipped kitchen and an additional prep kitchen for entertaining.
Listed by Santina Kornajcik, the six-bedroom residence includes a limestone patio with a fireplace, fire pit and pool.
Situated on a 1-acre cul-de-sac creek lot off Strait Lane, the four-bedroom home at 4945 Crooked Lane is offered by Susan Shannon. This French Normandy-style custom design has vaulted ceilings, multiple French doors, 17 leadedglass windows and guest quarters.
The four-bedroom Mediterraneanstyle residence at 11821 Doolin Court in North Dallas is in the small gated subdivision of Iris Hollow. Listed by Peggy Peters, the home has a large outdoor entertainment area with a fireplace and pool. The master suite is on the first level.
The two-story traditional home at 5854 Lakehurst Ave. in Preston Hollow has four bedrooms, including a downstairs master suite, and two woodburning fireplaces. Offered by Alex Perry, this residence is part of a small association that owns a pond and walking trail.
The three-bedroom mid-century home at 4214 Willow Grove Road in Preston Hollow is designed for entertaining friends and family. Listed by Kevin Mamminga, the residence features an open floor plan with spacious rooms and wood flooring. The kitchen has granite countertops and updated appliances.
To view more homes, visit www.alliebeth.com.