Chapel Hill | Dallas, Texas
Complete Remodel, Renovation, and New Design-Build
Built in Dallas’ exclusive Lakewood area, the original home was constructed in 1929 using the lath and plaster method that was replaced by sheetrock in the 1950s.
JWA transformed this complete design-build project into an exclusive executive retreat.
The original home was completely remodeled and upgraded to an elegant 3-story luxury home boasting a chef’s kitchen, 6 bedrooms, 3 living areas, 6 bathrooms, 2 half-baths.
All projects have challenges, but Chapel Hill was unique as it encompassed restoration, renovation, remodeling, and new design-build construction.
Expert craftsmen restored original doors and custom built matching new doors. They also crafted new molding to match the existing finish work.
Beautiful Hardwood Oak floors needed to be matched as well using an inlaid herringbone design.
Intricate hand finishes on walls and cabinetry, including customization to accommodate subzero refrigerators, warming ovens, and even base-drawers to serve as pet feeding areas.
To facilitate access from all floors, several staircases had to be strategically located and built renovation attic to a third floor with full bath.
Remodeled kitchen, living room with fireplace, wine cellar and full-size walk-in safe in the basement.
Extended kitchen area and added a walk-in pantry and fireplace. Marble floor in the kitchen. Island built to look like a piece of furniture.
Complete remodels of selected baths and bedrooms on the second floor. Dormers with patios and redwood decks added. family room with fireplace to 1st floor. enclosed sunroom with A/C. 1/2 bath to the laundry room.
Design-Build a resort-style pool with spa and expansive deck area for entertaining. The design takes its design queues from the original fountain at the estate entry.
New Design-Build construction of a 2 bedroom, 4 bath guesthouse including a 3-car garage.
A 3 car garage and ‘his and hers’ pool restrooms are located on the 1st floor.
The 2nd story includes 2 living areas, 2 full baths, a kitchen and utility room.
A Design-Build detached 2-car garage with water lines was also constructed on the property.
The clay roofing tile was replaced with world-class slate.
And finally, a wrought iron fencing was installed to encompass the entire estate, including custom stone columns to match homes exterior.