Can’t afford to hit up Disneyland or New York City? No problem. There are homes on the market right here in North Texas that are perfect for staycation hosting a spring fling or catching some lakeside rays.
A pristine palace on Cedar Creek Lake, a spacious Castle Hills property near Lewisville Lake, and a retreat near Rockwall’s Lake Ray Hubbard are prime selections in this edition of CandysDirt.com Open Houses of the Week.
123 Diamond Oaks Drive
The Kaufman County town of Mabank is finding its way into conversation more often these days.
The best-kept secret on Cedar Creek Lake less than an hour from Dallas is this stunner at 123 Diamond Oaks Drive, Mabank.
Blaine Cowart, vice president of homeowner services for Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity, brought up the city by the lake in a recent interview with CandysDirt.com.
“Mabank is a boomtown,” she said, referring to the city’s rapid growth and housing options.
The home on Diamond Drive was recently remodeled and expanded, with a massive kitchen for entertaining, a wall of windows, a fireplace, a wet bar, custom cabinetry, quartz counters, and engineered wood flooring.
The large owner’s suite — one of five bedrooms — overlooks the open water. There are four bathrooms and a multi-purpose room spread out across 3,800 square feet.
The estate-sized lot features 209 feet of shoreline, mature trees, a double boathouse, and scenic views.
It’s listed at $2.39 million.
Contact Realtor Todd Russell with KW-Cedar Creek Lake Properties for a private showing.
801 Sir Andred Lane, Lewisville
About 20 miles from Lewisville Lake via Interstate 35 South sits a 5,832-square-foot home in Castle Hills.
The five-bedroom, six-bathroom abode at 801 Sir Andred Lane, Lewisville, has all the amenities for a staycatioin so you won’t need to leave home when spring break rolls around.
Get a suntan by the backyard pool and cook burgers on the grill. There’s plenty of grass for kids to play. Guests can stay the weekend in the mother-in-law suite.
There’s plenty of gathering space in two large living rooms, an upstairs game room, and a movie theater room.
The staycation-ready home is listed at $1.48 million.
Contact Realtor Amanda Garcia with United Real Estate for a private showing.
5020 Wincrest Drive
Built in 2019, the home features a heated pool and spa, and backs up to the main neighborhood lake. A built-in firepit, perfect landscaping, and an extended covered patio ensure the new owners will take a staycation and won’t want to leave for spring break or any other reason.
A game room, study, and formal dining room offer respite for those who need a break from the great outdoors. The kitchen features double ovens, a walk-in pantry, quartz countertops, and stainless-steel appliances.
The primary suite has a large bathroom with dual vanities, a separate garden tub and shower, and a large walk-in closet.
It’s listed at $799,900.
Contact Realtor Nina Cox with Coldwell Banker Apex Realtors for a private showing.