Sited on a corner lot, overlooking a lush greenbelt, this sophisticated transitional-style, French influenced home offers walls of windows, filling the home with natural light. Constructed on a pier and beam foundation, this Austin stone home is located on a prime lot in gated and guarded Glen Lakes. The beautifully manicured landscape, brick-paved circular drive, tile roof, copper gutters, cast stone columns and Andersen windows set the stage for the quality found throughout in this beautifully updated and meticulously maintained home.
Enter through a leaded glass door to a large, inviting foyer and gallery surrounding the great room. With soaring ceilings, marble and hardwood floors, fireplace, built-ins and arched floor to ceiling windows with plantation shutters, the great room is the focal point the spacious living areas. Overlooking the greenbelt is the kitchen, a true chef’s delight. Appointed with Subzero refrigerator, Wolf gas cooktop, Jenn-Air double ovens, Bosch dishwasher, ice maker, wine cooler, center island and abundant storage, the kitchen and adjacent breakfast room with cozy fireplace become a welcoming space for family and guests. The airy dining room opens to the patio, and great room.
Downstairs, a library that is currently used as a TV room buffers the entrance to the tranquil master suite. The oversized master bedroom has double doors that open to an outdoor living area overlooking the greenbelt. The master bath has black marble flooring, his-and-hers vanities, jetted tub, large steam shower with bench, large walk-in closet and atrium door accessing the back patio.
Upstairs, a beautifully appointed guest room and bath is large enough to be a second master. Overlooking the greenbelt is a room complete with balcony that could be a study or library. Also upstairs are two additional bedrooms adjoined by a Jack and Jill bathroom and a second living area. Skylights provide additional natural light for the upstairs gallery. Abundant storage cabinets and closets are provided throughout the home.
Conveniently located between the breakfast room and garage is the laundry room, complete with space for a work center for managing daily schedules and communications.
The two-car garage is equipped with a peg board wall, storage closets and cabinetry and is heated and air conditioned. Additionally, there is an open carport providing space for a small third vehicle.
Glen Lakes continues to be one of Dallas’ finest gated communities. Its 24-hour guarded, gated entrance, 2.5 mile walking/jogging path, seven well-maintained lakes and ponds, as well as two pools, hot tub and two tennis courts provide residents with a serene lifestyle. Additionally, there is a children’s playground and fenced dog park designed for resident canines to play off leash. Glen Lakes is in close proximity to prime shopping, the cultural arts district, fine dining, medical facilities and major thoroughfares.