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Studies have shown that green spaces provide homeowners with increased tranquility and reduced stress. The French manor at 5844 Lakehurst Avenue in Preston Hollow offers just that, with its waterway location and exceptional indoor and outdoor living.
A classic brick exterior welcomes guests to this serene property. Inside, vaulted ceilings, hand-hewn wood beams, chandeliers, five fireplaces and hardwood floors combine to create a treasure trove of designer finishes.
Three living areas grace the first floor. The paneled library offers a sophisticated retreat. Formal living and dining rooms are ready for entertaining, and a spacious family room with wall-to-wall bookshelves can host casual gatherings. A hidden wine room and bar provides a retreat for adults.
The gourmet kitchen offers a spacious island, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, including Viking gas ovens, gas cooktop, warming drawer, SubZero refrigerator and freezer and built-in microwave. A large breakfast room with fireplace flows from the kitchen.
The main floor master suite is serene and elegant. It includes French doors leading to an adjacent sunroom. The bedroom offers a fireplace and a spa-like master bathroom features an oversized shower, soaking tub, dressing area and large walk-in and cedar closets. Upstairs, three secondary bedrooms each have their own bathrooms and walk-in closets.
Outdoor living areas include a pool and spa with custom water features, and expertly manicured front and rear lawns. A covered stone patio provides the perfect spot for outdoor entertaining.
The homeowner’s association provides access to a gated pond with walking path ideal for fishing, picnics or bird watching. Listed for $1,595,000.
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