Thompson Springs in Lovejoy ISD
4,674 sq. ft. (per tax rolls) built in 2005
5 Bedrooms/ 4 Full Baths/ 2 Living Areas/ 2 Dining Areas/ Fireplace
Media/ Game Room/ 3 Car Garage/ Pergola/ Fire pit
- Located in wonderful Fairview, Texas, a small town with a big presence!
- Just a few short minutes from 3 million SF of shopping, restaurants and entertainment!
- Home backs up to the 29 acre and largest nature preserve in Fairview
- Images of Thompson Springs Neighborhood!
- Kids attend Lovejoy ISD which boasts the highest school district rating in Texas by Texas Education Agency!
- Lot premiums for homes in Parkside at Fairview backing up to the nature preserve range from $170K to $190K.
Welcome to the wonderful neighborhood of Thompson Springs surrounded with old growth trees, wide streets and green belts. The home is a lovely traditional brick 2-story home with stone entry arch built by Paul Taylor. Complete with old-world cornerstone style brickwork, and cast stone trimmed arched windows, the home is instantly formal and inviting. The brick lined walkway leads to the front door through established foundation plantings. Inside is a beautifully laid out home with modern craftsman style finish details. High ceilings and dramatic trim work are set off by on trend paint selections, expansive windows, and wide and inviting arched openings. Upscale builder upgrades, luxury lighting fixtures, clean line aesthetic trim detailing create a beautiful elegant home for friends and family to enjoy.
Upon entry through the solid wood doors you’ll notice the handsome entry floor. Large floor tiles of black granite are set on point with a grid border of the adjoining floor wood. The floor makes a bold structural first impression and the continuation of the hardwoods are stained in a rich warm chestnut finish. Above is a striking and modern large square open cage light fixture. The fixture in wrought iron finish makes a simple and bold statement. The floorplan is laid out with two large formal rooms flanking the elegant front entry.
Each room is unique and fitting to the purpose and place it occupies. The living room to the right is dramatic with front windows, soaring ceilings, and loaded with natural light. At the far wall, a beautiful mission inspired wood atrium door open to the side yard.
To the left of the front entry find the other front formal. The dining room is very generously proportioned and has a striking art glass sculptural fixture over the table area. A large arched front facing window and side access entry to the kitchen make a beautiful space to entertain or for memorable family meals. The dining room accesses the kitchen to the left for ease of serving.
Continuing from the front entry leads you to the family room. Directly opposite the entry hall, a wall of windows overlooks the backyard and outdoor living area. The windows are floor to the second story ceiling with trim work detail surround. On an adjacent wall is a built-in of impressive furniture finish cabinetry beside a floor to ceiling focal wall fireplace. The fireplace has a lovely and dramatic faux finish that compliments the space. Black mantel and fluted sides surround graphic slate tile of the firebox and floor level hearth. On each side of the fireplace there are built ins with lower closed cabinetry and upper open shelving. The larger side is beautifully designed to house the entertainment area.
The large family room is open to but separated by an angled peninsula bar to the state-of-the-art kitchen. At the kitchen and breakfast room the floor transitions to a beautifully on trend and hardworking large scale tile. Fully equipped for upscale entertaining with a luxury appliance suite. This modern kitchen with full overlay cabinetry, deep drawers, miles of counterspace, and well divided workspaces is a pleasure to cook in. Dual wine chillers, 5 burner gas range, double ovens, deep sink, prep sink, built in coffee, huge counter depth refrigerator, and a warming drawer all make elegant entertaining effortless.
Open to the kitchen and family room is the breakfast room. Beautifully designed, the breakfast room brings even more light to this stunning space with a gorgeous floor to ceiling bay of windows.
Conveniently located behind the kitchen is the mud room hall. The tile floor continues from the kitchen area for hardworking surface and uninterrupted aesthetic. The large hall space sits between the kitchen, garage, laundry room, and is access to an additional downstairs bedroom and a full bath.
To your left behind the kitchen off this hall is the homes 3 car garage. The garage has ample room for additional shelving storage, 2 front facing windows with plantation shutters, and an electric car charging station.
Continue straight in the mud room to find a fabulous laundry room! With a separate door to keep things contained and quiet, the room is smartly finished with massive floor to ceiling closed cabinets, counter space for folding, hanging area, and a deep sink. The laundry room is a delight to work in with plenty of breathing room, a side window, and space for everything.
The second downstairs bedroom is toward the back of the home. The room is spacious with a large picture window overlooking the backyard, handsome tray ceiling, and a roomy walk in closet. Currently in use as a home office, this bedroom is separate enough from the common rooms that it would also serve well as a music room, in-law-suite, or nursery. A full bath is located just outside the room adjacent to the breakfast room.
On the other side of the family room along the fireplace wall is the entrance to the master suite. This is a truly spectacular master suite. The soaring ceiling with dramatic tray detail, and continued crown molding, paired with a large side window and a wall of atrium doors overlooking the backyard and greenspace, make for a spacious and calming retreat.
Enter the master bath to find elegant details of the homes furniture finish cabinetry continued, separate vanities, a huge shower and soaking tub. Light and bright integrated sink countertops sparkle with nickel fixtures. A large window with plantation shutters sits over the tub and fills the room with filtered natural daylight. Next to the tub is a large corner shower with glass surround.
The master closet is off the bath and is a very large shared space. A window at one end illuminates the room. The hanging space is very generous and well thought out.
The handsome staircase is on the left as you enter the family room and just off the entry with curved turned wooden handrails, substantial turned newel post, and full wood trim lining wood treads and risers. The spindles make a statement in dramatic black wrought iron with alternating spaced knuckles.
Ascend the stairway to the game room, media room and another 3 bedrooms. The game room is open to the stairs landing. This is a large open room with a bay wall of windows at the far end. Loaded with a long wall of cabinetry the game room has plenty of storage. Armoire style cabinets and a desk area have seating with storage below. On the opposite side a wet bar area keeps goodies close by. Closed cabinetry storage, mini fridge, and sink are at the ready and just outside the media room. The double doors open to a media room big enough for a full-on theater experience.
Two more bedrooms are along the hall. These two bedrooms share access to a hall bath. At the end of the hall arrive at the third upstairs bedroom. This bedroom has a full en suite bath. They are all exceptionally large rooms. The two bedrooms that share the hall bath have unique features of vaulted ceilings and dormered windows. Each room has big windows, ceiling fans, and are very well planned with generous walk in closets. The closets have ample multi-level hanging and shelving storage.
This yard has plenty of room to run and play and wonderful areas to enjoy family time! Large expanses of grass yard surround the house on all sides. The acreage property backs up to a wooded area at the back of Thompson Springs. The dense tree line makes a gorgeous lush backdrop for the beautiful backyard. Off the breakfast room is a lovely covered porch with a serene water feature pot bubbler garden beside it, and visible from the family room windows and master bedroom door. Further out in the yard, stepping stones lead to a cedar pergola. The pergola is on top of hardscape surface pavestone patio. Between the pergola and the tree line, the hardscaping continues with tiered planting beds and steps to a lower patio and a fire pit. The landscaping is mature with flowering crepe myrtles and established evergreen shrubbery.
Other Notable Features
Fire sprinklers are mounted in each room for your family’s protection. Full house security system(every door and window that can be opened) including motion sensors. Radiant barrier and high efficiency Seer 21 air conditioning units for energy savings. Built-in speakers in all bedrooms, family room, game room, and patio all wired to a central closet. Media room has 7 speakers and wiring for a subwoofer. Central Vacuum with toe kick dust pan in kitchen. Termite monitoring system. Decorative leaded glass windows in richly stained solid wood front door. Plantation shutters in all south and west facing rooms on the upper floor. Covered porch has pavestone pavers. Heavy molding in all major living areas. Several designer light fixtures. Hot water circulating system. All kitchen appliances(except dishwasher) are GE Monogram: Built in refrigerator, two under counter wine coolers, gas cooktop and warmer drawer, upstairs under counter refrigerator. Dishwasher replaced in April 2017 with extremely quiet Bosch. All solid wood doors on main floor.Roof Replaced in May 2017.
|SF||3631 Sq Ft (+/-) Per Appraiser|
|Approximate Lot size||1.5 Acres|
|School District||Lovejoy ISD|
|Subdivision||Summer Hill Farms|