Southern comfort inspired by A. Hays Town s French Country and Louisiana Creole style, Barringer Homes designed 3021 Southwestern Boulevard, University Park with a relaxed, graceful character with modern-day amenities. Completed in 2007 and featured twice in Better Homes & Gardens publications, architectural elements such as arched passageways, four masonry fireplaces, high ceilings with wood beams, walls of tall windows, long porches with deep overhangs, Juliette balcony, exterior shutters, brick walkway exude a Southern style and charm of its own. A variety of quality materials were used to add texture and interest throughout the home including different designer flooring in each bathroom, unique light fixtures, plantation shutters, and custom drapes. Each room opens to another in the main living areas, adding appeal and flow to the well-designed open floor plan. Enjoy lovely outdoor spaces, too, with covered patios, lush landscaping and mature palm trees, built-in grill, terrace, and ozonated pool with water feature on the oversized 60x170 foot lot with attached two car garage.
As you walk up the stone walkway from the front circular drive, the handsome stucco facade with brick and wood accents, gas lantern, and front covered patio welcome you to enter through a pair of custom French doors. The large entrance foyer with rich hardwoods, thick moldings, 10 foot ceilings (on first and second floors) and regal winding staircase open to gracious dining and living rooms, each with fireplace and cove ceiling. Beyond the living room is a warm study with outdoor garden views and fireplace. The adjacent wet bar with copper sink, counter seating, cabinetry and special wine room flow into the large family room that provides exceptional entertaining space with fireplace, furniture-style cabinetry, and lovely outdoor views through a wall of French doors overlooking the pool. A powder bath and full guest bath off the kitchen, near the entrance to backyard and pool area, are on the first level.
The cook s kitchen is the heart of the home and opens to the breakfast and family rooms. Light and bright with custom cabinets with glass fronts, spacious walk-in pantry, subway tiles, butler s pantry with warming drawer, and 5x8 foot honed marble kitchen island with vegetable sink, this is a warm and wonderful place to enjoy time with family and guests. Special features include stainless Subzero refrigerator/freezer, two Bosch dishwashers, Viking six burner stove with griddle and two ovens, a third oven, pot boiler, Thermador microwave, and farm sink.
The second level has four generous bedrooms, each with private bath. The luxurious master suite with hardwood floors, sitting area and French doors opens to a large covered balcony where one can enjoy romantic treetop views of sunsets and the distant lights of the city. One of the most special amenities of the master suite is the spa-like bath with marble counters and floors, dual vanities, garden tub and separate shower, chrome fixtures, and two large walk in closets. A kitchenette with coffee station, mini refrigerator, and sink in a six-foot cabinet space is a special luxury. The second floor also includes an exercise room, media/game room with full bath, and utility room. The third level holds the fifth bedroom with full bath and sitting area, great for guests or an au pair.
The construction of this home also provides many energy efficiency features such as foam insulation, radiant barrier, double pane and low E windows, tankless water heaters, and zoned efficient air conditioning units that provide energy savings. Other items include electric rear gate, wood privacy fence, landscape lighting, sprinkler system, and security system.
Located in the acclaimed Highland Park Independent School District, 3021 Southwestern is in walking distance of the new elementary school to be opened in August 2017. Enjoy the convenient lifestyle in the Caruth Hills neighborhood of University Park nearby SMU, Snider Plaza, Caruth and Burleson Parks, and minutes to NorthPark Mall and Downtown Dallas.
Broker : Briggs Freeman Sotheby's Int'l
Agent : Malinda Arvesen
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