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1918 East Dallas Home near Downtown

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
4
Half Baths
2
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

House & Backhouse 4 Bedrooms, 4 Full Baths 2 Half Baths Baths (Sleeps 10-12)

Completely renovated Prairie Style home less than 4 miles from Historic Downtown Dallas. This is a one of a kind 1-1/2 story home built in 1918. It has a fenced in back yard with a pool and backhouse. The 2 car garage has been converted into a game room. The main home is a 3 bed 3 1/2 bath with large living and dining area. Backhouse is a 1 bed 1-1/2 bath with kitchen, living, and office area. Gameroom is complete with a pool table and 55" television and DVD Theatre system for watching the big games or movies


Owner
Douglas Barrilleaux
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017

About Douglas Barrilleaux

I am a south Louisiana native who spent the last 12 years in Dallas and 9 of those refurbishing this Prairie Style home. We love this house and hope that you will as well. We were very torn on our move back to Louisiana and away from Dallas and our St. Thomas community that we were so fond of. We did not have the heart to sell the home we have so many good memories of, and have not ruled out returning to it at some point in time.

Douglas Barrilleaux purchased this house in 2003

Why Douglas Barrilleaux chose Dallas

This home is conveniently located in East Dallas. It is a very short drive to the Dallas Convention Center (3.8 mi) and anything else in the downtown area. Convenient access to I30, 135, I45 or Central Expressway. Whole Foods is just down the street along with Starbucks and many other local conveniences. The Sante Fe trail is located 2 blocks away for the joggers and bikers, and there are tennis courts just around the corner. Tenison Golf Course (public) is approximately 2 miles away and Lakewood Golf Course (private) is less than that. This house is located in the Historic Junius Heights District next to Lakewood and Hollywood Heights. With the pool in the back yard and pool table in the game room, there is plenty to keep everyone occupied while visiting. Come stay with us and you'll be sure to have a good time.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(51 traveler reviews)

1918 East Dallas Home near Downtown
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 51 reviews
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It's A Wonderful Life Christmas!

  • 5 of 5

Our family could not have wished for a better setting for our Christmas this year. The home was just that, "a home". The accommodations could not have been better for our needs. We had plenty of room for our familly of 7. The kitchen was well equipped to cook my holiday prime rib and great breakfasts. The beds were quite comfortable. The a/c system was great especially for an older home. Doug, the owner went above and beyond making our stay special. The Christmas tree and lights added a special touch to all our pictures. We will always remember this Wonderful Life Christmas in Dallas at this special Home. I would highly recommend this home for any stay in Dallas. Plenty of room and amenities.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable and beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

A group of friends and I came down for a wedding and this house was perfect. Slept 8 comfortably and all the amenities and appliances worked just fine. It was everything we could ask for and more for a vacation home.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very nice house

  • 5 of 5

The owners were always available for questions. Plenty of room for us all. The hot tub was a hit!

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect in every way!!

  • 5 of 5

The house was more than what we expected. We enjoyed the house immensely!! The house was well worth the money we paid to stay here. It had everything that we needed/wanted! We've stayed in many vacation rentals and we yet to rent a house that had bathrooms in all the bedrooms. This was especially nice when you have a group of people and don't have to take turns to get ready for the day.

All the beds were very comfortable! Music that plays inside the house and in the yard was a welcomed feature. The pool house was a lot more than we expected as well. With a Pool Table, TV, kitchen and an upstairs bedroom.

The entire house was a joy to stay at and would definitely stay there again, if available, when visiting Dallas.

A 1000's thanks to the owner for being so accommodating to us!!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely home

  • 5 of 5

Loved the place! Looking forward to be back again!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Worth every penny. We'll be back!

  • 5 of 5

This house is even better than the photos. The pool was amazing. Clean and comfortable despite all the rain we've had recently. Hot tub was perfectly hot once we figured out the controls. Sound system in and outside. Pool house also has sound system and the billiards table was a nice addition. We didn't have any kids with us this trip, but we'll be going back to DFW next year with our kids and I can see us staying here again if it's available.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Love Field
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Lower Greenville/Deep Ellum
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Lakewood Country Club/Tenison
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Dart Rail
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
I30
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Transaction Fee $75
Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 6.0%

Prices may vary at different times of the year...rates shown are for most months. Transaction fee is waived if paying by paper check, not electronic. If you would like more information, simply submit an inquiry and I will be happy to work with you that way. Thank you for considering our property and we look forward to the opportunity to host your stay while you are in Dallas.

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Amenities

Junius Heights House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Master - toilet , shower
    Second - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Upstairs Main - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Main - toilet
    Backhouse - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Backhouse - toilet
  • 4 Full Baths 2 Half Baths
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Main House Master - 1 queen
    Main Second - 1 queen
    Main House Upstairs - 1 double , 1 bunk bed
    Backhouse - 1 double
  • Master w/ Full Bath Second w/ Full Bath Upstair w/ Full Bath Backhouse w/ Full Bath 1 Half Bath in Main and Backhouse
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating

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