House For Sale
Dallas estate on Turtle Creek Blvd for sale for first time in 50 years
A massive Dallas estate on Turtle Creek Boulevard is on the market for the first time in more than 50 years.
Located at 7037 Turtle Creek Blvd., it's being represented by Briggs Freeman Sotheby's International Realty agents Jeanne Shelton and Doug Shelton and the price is $14,600,000.
It occupies an .88-acre space in Volk Estates, described as the most exclusive enclave in Dallas, boasting winding streets, large lots, and VIP neighbors comprising business and philanthropy leaders.
The home is nearly 12,000 square feet and was built in 1939 in the English Eclectic style, with updates by Dallas architects Wilson Fuqua and Wilson McClure. Luxurious appointments include hand-poured terrazzo floors, intricate hardwood floors, art niches, fireplaces with antique mantels, and custom ironwork.
It has 6 bedrooms with 6 attached baths, plus an additional bathroom, with a 3-car garage with an apartment on top.
The kitchen is all-white with white-marble countertops and white-marble wall panels. The home also has a family room with fireplace, music room, office, safe room, playroom, elevator, utility room with pet suite, and game room with snack bar.
Two verandas — one with an alfresco fireplace — overlook the grounds, featuring majestic trees, azalea bushes, hydrangea bushes, two fountains, a square swimming pool with an integrated spa, edged in limestone from Lueders, Texas.
More photos can be found at briggsfreeman.com.