3617 Crescent Avenue, Highland Park, TX 75205
- Beds 5
- Baths 5.3
- SqFt 10,483 TBV
- Lot 0.636 acres TBV
- Year Built 2014
- Schools Highland Park ISD
Family Room | Game Room | Study | Exercise Room | Craft Room | Wine Room | Master Down | Pool
Classic Elegance in Highland Park
Designed by noted architectural firm Stocker Hoesterey Montenegro, this sophisticated Highland Park home impresses in every regard. Sited on an elevated 0.636 acre lot behind pristine landscaping and a gated entry with limestone walls, this custom home is extraordinarily built and meticulously designed for those who value quality, style, and luxury.
The entryway offers breathtaking two-story Venetian plaster walls and ceilings, a floating stairway, Lueders limestone floors, and tasteful art lighting. The adjoining study overlooks the lush front lawn and features a lavish, bookmatched marble fireplace. Bright, open, and welcoming, the living room with a coffered ceiling, impressive chandelier, fireplace with marble surround, and Brombal windows and doors, easily provides access to both the kitchen and the screened, temperature-controlled loggia.
The custom Bulthaup kitchen in this home is a marvel, with thoughtful attention to design and function for even the most discerning chef. With a gorgeous, built-in olive wood bar that seats five and a walk-in butler’s pantry, this kitchen is ideal for hosting large parties or intimate family dinners. An abundance of convenient features include: two Sub-Zero refrigerators and four freezer drawers, two dishwashers, double ovens, two warming drawers, two induction microwaves, three sinks, a built-in ice maker, easy-access wine cooler, multiple appliance garages, a built-in Miele coffee maker with a refrigerator drawer below, and two world-renowned Gaggenau induction cooktops. Instead of obtrusive cabinets, the kitchen employs effortless drawers with custom Bulthaup wood inserts for organization and convenience. This designer kitchen also has a well-located walk-in pantry, and a separate storage room for fine china and crystal.
Flanking the sleek kitchen are the formal dining and breakfast rooms. With a cozy fireplace, beautiful built-in shelves, and separate seating area, the breakfast room is perfect for informal gathering. Immediately adjacent is a spectacular wet bar that is highlighted by marvelous bookmatched Onyx countertops and walls, an ice maker, storage drawers, Sub-zero refrigeration, and windows that open as a pass-through to serve the pool, spa, and loggia. Nearby, the custom wine room with smoked acrylic wine racks can accommodate a collection of fine wines. Beyond the wine room is the mudroom with pocket dog gate, the house manager’s office, and access to the oversized two-car garage, motorcourt, and covered carport for two additional vehicles.
An impeccably designed and luxurious master bedroom is tucked away on the first floor with large glass windows and a seating area that overlooks the sparkling pool and backyard. The lavish bathroom showcases custom his-and-her vanities with exquisite finishes, soaking tub, seamless glass shower, and a separate third vanity with seating nook. The expansive his-and-her closets offer custom built cabinetry and lighting to store and brightly display all of the fashion that lives inside.
The immaculate quality and precise execution of construction continues on the second level. The large ensuite bedrooms with amazing windows, vaulted ceilings, and Venetian plaster walls, include walk-in closets and additional study areas. The spacious and versatile game room is perfect for watching movies, playing games, or simply lounging around inside or relaxing on the adjoining terrace. Also located upstairs are; a generous laundry room that features custom cabinets, a folding island, and enough space for four appliances, a gym complete with a custom built sauna, steam shower, and spa bath, as well as an extensive craft and gift wrapping room with an abundance of storage.
One of Highland Park’s most intricate homes to-date and absolutely stunning by every standard, this incredible home truly stands above the rest by utilizing the highest caliber materials, a remarkable attention to detail, and the finest world-class craftsmanship, establishing this home as a timeless, architectural masterpiece.
The Neighborhood: Highland Park
Considered one of the country's most sought-after neighborhoods, the Town of Highland Park, Texas has an international reputation for the finest in residences, education, and city management. Highland Park, together with its next-door neighbor University Park, constitute the so-called Park Cities. Even before its incorporation in 1913, city fathers set out to create an oasis of residential living as the neighboring city of Dallas grew. Today, this 2.26-square-mile area on the outskirts of downtown Dallas boasts the names of individuals and families associated with Fortune 500 companies as well as historic legends. From newly relocated families to multi-generation "Parkies," their reason for living in Highland Park is simple: they demand the very best in their homes, surroundings and lifestyles.
Whether it's a multi-acre estate with tennis courts and indoor pools, or a simple 2,500-square-foot cottage with gourmet kitchen, real estate in Highland Park is in high demand and short on availability. Besides having one of the best locations in North Texas, Highland Park homes are known for being built with the finest professional teams and materials available while maintaining the integrity of the area.
To complement this manner of living, Highland Park has long placed great emphasis on the natural beauty of the area. From its inception, city fathers insisted that at least 20% of its developed land be dedicated to park space. Today, Highland Park's numerous manicured parks and the magnificent Turtle Creek, which runs through the town, provide a respite for its residents.
Besides this bucolic environment, Highland Park's reputation for excellence in education is known countrywide. The Highland Park Independent School District (HPISD) is consistently ranked as one of the top school districts in the nation. The emphasis that Highland Park residents have placed on the education has resulted in a public school system comparable to any private institution.
Within this island community, some of the country's finest establishments are available. From Highland Park Village with its tony boutiques, to one of the top-ranked school systems in Texas, Highland Park offers residents all necessities, luxuries, and everything in between.
Shopping and Landmarks
- Highland Park Village - Highland Park Village widely is recognized as the first shopping center in America. First opened in 1931, the Village was designed in a Spanish Mediterranean style and is home to high-end boutiques, restaurants, and a movie theater. Shopping destinations include Chanel, Hermes, Ralph Lauren, and Harry Winston.
- Plaza at Preston Center - Located just to the north of Highland Park in University Park, the Plaza at Preston Center is a local destination for restaurants, local boutiques, and national brands. Preston Center’s variety of storefronts includes Sprinkles Cupcakes, Bachendorf’s jewelry, Houston’s, and Baskin Robbins.