The MOST Famous Luxury Historic Home In Texas

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Luxury Historic Home In Texas

Welcome, I am glad you are back to see the MOST famous luxury historic home in Dallas, Texas. This house is really, really famous. Christies Real Estate details: Oilman H.L. Hunt and his many children including Lamar Hunt founder of the AFL and Hotelier Caroline Hunt lived here until 2000. The Circa 1929 luxury historic home has appeared in magazines and books and hosted galas. Former presidents, authors, athletes and movie stars have graced the estate. 

The 3-story main home has been renovated and includes an elevator (love that), There is also a a 2-story guest house and outbuildings all sitting on 10 acres. Outside playtime includes a putting green, tennis courts, pool, fireplaces, a gazebo and pizza oven. A luxurious 16 car auto facility. Inside play boasts a 4-lane bowling center. Not enough photos to see the 10 baths and 5 beds.

The MOST Famous Luxury Historic Home In Texas Get your suit and tie or party dress on and let’s look at some highlights.

4009 Lawther Dr Dallas Texas estate for saleShe’s a grand ol’ lady. I can easily imagine the festive gala events hosted in this luxury historic home.

4009 Lawther Dr Dallas Texas estate for sale 2I counted 8 chairs rocking in the fist photo. Listing details are most of the original structure is intact.

Four lane bowling alley 4009 Lawther Dr Dallas TX estate Hidden gem inside is this four lane, one of the largest professional centers in the country. Coke please.

Neo Classical Georgian style historic home Dallas TexasNeo classical Georgian style

Family rm Dallas Texas via Christies real estate

Dining Rm Dallas Texas historic home - Christic real estate

Hand carved mantle Hand carved mantle and original red gum paneling.

Fully equipped gym inside Dallas Texas homeA complete gym room.

Bathroom

BedroomOne of the many spacious bedrooms.

GarageThe garage holds 16 cars and has been used as a ballroom and basketball court.

PoolI find no identifiable photo of the guest house. It may well be the home seen through the trees to the left.

Most famous historic home Dallas TexasI’m not sure this is still on the market. It was listed in the 17 to 19 million dollar range. See the putting green and more on Christies Real Estate. * no longer listed on Christies

The Money Pit real houseThis home reminds me of the real Money Pit Movie House

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