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This stunningly renovated home on uber-tranquil Farquhar Lane offers a flawless mix of traditional form and modern design. Large spaces, high ceilings, huge windows, and expert attention to every minute detail lends this home a sophisticated air of welcome. The incredibly talented homeowners spared no expense in transforming this traditional home into a soft contemporary haven for art, entertaining, and evenings in with the family.
The front doors open to dramatic, sweeping staircase beautifully accented with a custom chandelier. Straight ahead, a unique arched walk-through draws the eye with artful coffee-toned swirls and textured design.
To your right lies a large formal living room with streams of sunlight flooding in from expansive windows. Built-in bookshelves showcase both art and literature, all backed with striking espresso hues. Above your head, the ceiling features lovely beams and papered plaster, giving the perfect appearance of flawless beechwood.
The eye-grabbing fireplace balances the room, with a steel mantel and bronze patina. The large French doors open onto a backyard retreat with a modern pool / art piece, soaring trees, and a detached guest house. Lit from behind, the modern rock water fountain pours five streams of glowing water into the pool below.
Back inside, you’ll discover a beautiful hall with creamy walls and elegant chandeliers as well as another living area perfect for social gatherings.
On the far right-side of the home, the dining area provides a stunning focal point. A modern masterpiece of chic glass balls hang from the bright yellow-patterned ceiling.
In the kitchen lends a warm, sunny glow to cooking dinner, with vibrant glass tiles pairing perfectly with the granite countertops.
Enjoy two other fireplaces constructed from Italian and Mexican glass tile.
The beautiful downstairs master offers a spacious retreat from the hectic pace of modern life, with creamy neutrals blanketed with sunlight.
Upstairs, two bedrooms share a beautiful, vibrant bathroom, and each offer large windows and custom lighting. Just down the hall, a rich-hued playroom lends space for playtime or study with its own bathroom.
Completely re-landscaped/ hardscaped by Bonick, the home even features a “living wall” across the back, all resting upon a roomy .43 acres. Schedule a private tour or get more information by clicking here.
For more luxury homes, see briggsfreeman.com. Click here to see the latest in real estate news. President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with six offices in Dallas, Uptown, Lakewood, Ranch and Land, The Ballpark and Southlake.