by Karl Kennedy of projectortop.com
by Karl Kennedy of projectortop.com
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Most people don’t realize our state, and particularly our city has an abundance of award-winning Texas Modern homes.
When you think about it, the rise of this style is not surprising. We are known for bigger and better, but we are also known for innovation and common sense. The result is a unique Texas residential architectural style.Photography by Cagle Art, LLC
Dallas Architect David Williams is considered by most to be the pioneer of the Texas Modern movement, with O’Neill Ford coming along under his wing. These two men set the stage in the 1920s and ’30s for what we see today. The use of native Texas materials combined with the practical aspects of ranch construction made sense.…
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Pour yourself a martini and settle into a luscious leather Eames lounge chair for this week’s High Caliber Home sponsored by Lisa Peters of Caliber Home Loans, an architect-owned MCM lakehouse listed by Brandon Stewart of David Griffin and Company.
Ladies and gents, this is architect Eddie Maestri’s round house on the water, 136 Peninsula Point Terrace on Cedar Creek Lake.
Often featured in local publications and on prestigious home tours, this three-bedroom, two-bath, 1,608-square-foot home is a completely remodeled work of art.
When Maestri first spotted this lake home back in 2015, its mid-mod style clearly stood apart from the cottages and A-frames you’d find lining the lakeshore in Mabank, Texas. He replaced…
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You don’t see homes designed by Dallas midcentury architect Arch Swank come on the market very often because they tend to stay in the family for generations, but if our research serves us right, we found a previously undiscovered Swank home on Eastlawn Drive in Northwest Dallas. This four-bedroom, three-bath home with 3,571-square-feet in Northway Hills is listed by Brandon Stewart of David Griffin & Company for $695,000.
When we took a look at the 1953-built midcentury modern home, our Spidey Senses started tingling when we get the notion an architect had a hand in this home. A deep search of the address pulled up the University of Texas’ collection of 323 Swank projects and blueprints, including this address for a…
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Set in a quiet enclave of mid-century modern homes, this home offers the best of both worlds; the character of mid-century modern design w/ today's in-demand amenities. Taken to the studs in 2013, the home was renovated & expanded to include a large master suite, two living areas, home office, & multiple exterior entertainment spaces. With its large expanses of glass and natural light, come and enjoy the warmth and serenity at our tasteful and classic home.
I'm honored to be named "D Best" and "D Top Producer" again this year for selling greater than 10 million dollars in real estate each year. Thank you to all of my wonderful clients. You guys are the best!
Source: Ali Stewart, Realtor David Griffin & Company Realtors
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If you live on the east side of Lake Highlands you may have driven by this stunning modern home on the corner of Church Road and Ferndale. It’s a classic Tom Greico designed home that exudes all of the gorgeous and meticulous style that those who have followed Tom’s work and legacy have come to expect.
This home at 10219 Church Road will be 1 of 7 beautiful and unique Lake Highlands homes on the upcoming Lake Highlands Home Tour on Saturday, March 30th.
The dramatic entry begins with an impeccably landscaped front lawn and modern concrete pavers. From its stylish stucco siding with stained cedar accents and walls of windows, to…