Grand Neoclassical Estate in Highland Park
This beautiful home, one of the original Highland Park mansions built in 1937, is situated on approximately .824 acres of beautifully manicured grounds. This residence was designed by well-known architects Robert Goodwin and Herbert Tatum and possesses timeless quality, elegance and livability. The location is a platinum address and is in very close proximity not only to some of the most desirable estates in Dallas, but also is on legendary Armstrong Parkway.
Beginning with the oversized circle driveway, this three-story, columned home, complete with slate roof and oversized front porch, welcomes one into an elaborate foyer with a dramatic oval, winding staircase. From this center hallway you enter the oversized formal living room with fireplace, hand-carved wainscot and floor to ceiling windows with stunning views. The handsome mahogany library is accessed from the living room. This spectacular room possesses a large wine closet, wet bar with icemaker and refrigerator, fireplace, elaborate built-ins and pool views. To the right of the foyer, you enter a grand, banquet sized dining room perfect for family dinners or large groups, and a butler’s pantry is easily accessible. The well-equipped kitchen features a double Sub-Zero, Viking cooktop, 2 dishwashers, granite countertops with tile backsplash and opens to a light-filled family room with a fireplace and access to pool and grounds. There is also a breakfast room and garden room in this wing. Upstairs is an opulent master bedroom with a workout room and bath in addition to his and her baths. The lavish lady’s bath is enormous bath with a separate tub and shower in addition to a hallway wall of closets and an enormous walk-in closet with custom fittings. The second floor also features 2 other generous-sized bedrooms with private baths, and there is a very large fourth bedroom and bath on the third floor.
Other amenities include an 780 square foot gameroom/cabana with outdoor fireplace and grill, a separate guest cottage, gazebo, greenhouse and a fabulous pool and spa. This exemplary property offers a prime opportunity for the discerning buyer who desires a premier Highland Park address.