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The Bailey-Mizell Homestead!

3403 Knight Street, Dallas, , 75219 Dated Posted: August 18, 2017

$1,495,000

Circa 1914

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About This Old House

Rare opportunity to own this charming historic home in the heart of Oak Lawn on PRIME tree-shaded corner lot! Step back in time on the large covered front porch…..and into your own urban oasis!

*** HOME ONLY (to be relocated) $195,000.
*** LOT ONLY $1,395,000. (11,200 SF @ $125. psf) subject to home relocation after closing
*** Home & Lot $1,495.000.
*** PRICES ARE FIRM – SERIOUS BUYERS ONLY. ***

Tall ceilings, spacious rooms flooded with natural light and lots of character make this home a comfortable yet elegant residence for urban living while honoring the historic architectural integrity. Spacious formal entry, living room with pocket doors, gas fireplace and original lighting opens to dining room with lots of windows. Sunny kitchen with walk-in pantry and breakfast area overlooks back garden. Powder room in downstairs hall features original sink. Transom windows over hall doors. This home is one of the few surviving examples of the *Texas Prairie / Arts and Crafts* style in Oak Lawn.

INTERIOR
ORIGINAL Architectural details include leaded glass sidelights in entry, light fixtures in LR,DR & foyer, interior / exterior columns, millwork, working brick (gas) fireplace & mantel, cabinetry, heavy panel doors with original hardware & pine flooring throughout, pocket doors between living-dining room, *wavy glass* windows in LR, glass front butler pantry, and huge claw-foot tub! The unique cantilevered staircase and landing with four *12 over 1* windows add to the charm!

UPDATES – Many major systems have been updated! Honed granite counters, farmhouse sink and vintage stove in kitchen. Large walk-in shower with seat and rain shower head. Claw-foot tub in bath with heated floor! Rinnai tankless hot water heater. Ceiling fans in all bedrooms.

EXTERIOR – New natural cedar plank fence with gated driveway 2017, Mature trees include incredible live oak , red oak, dogwood, cedar, sumac and FIVE majestic fruit-bearing pecans. Expansive front porch with new cedar tongue-in-groove floorboards 2017! Potential for future expansion in attic with high pitched roof, or additional structure with current MF-2 zoning.

HISTORY
Built in 1914, the Bailey family purchased the home in 1918. The current owners purchased from Lois Bailey (former SMU Librarian & first woman Deacon of First Presbyterian Church) in 1995 in near original condition. One of the few remaining homes of this period located in inner-city Dallas.

LOCATION – SETTING
Expansive corner lot (80 x 140) is prime for development with 11,200 SF – zoned MF-2! Property sides to retail and adjacent to newer developments of luxury condominium projects. Significant development already underway in the area….one of the hottest markets in the city.
BUY NOW and build or develop later!
*** LARGER DEVELOPMENT??? – ASK ABOUT ADJACENT DUPLEX AND ADDITIONAL CONTIGUOUS PROPERTIES FOR UP TO 38,750 SF OF MF-2 PROPERTY INCLUDING CHOICE CORNER!!! ***

LOCATION – Perfect central location in highly desired Oak Lawn with easy access to the arts district, design center, American Airlines Center, Central Business District, DMA, and some of the best bars, restaurants, nightlife and shopping in the city! Two minute walk to Starbucks!

PRICE
Home only (to be relocated) – $195,000.
Lot only* – $1,395,000. (subject to home relocation)
Home and Lot sold together – $1,495,000.
Ideal purchaser will share the dream of preserving *this old house* and continue the legacy in its present setting…..with

Additional photos and information upon request. Serious inquiries only please.
*** Home to be sold *as is, where is*, and with all faults. Sale is NOT subject to appraisal or financing contingency. ***

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