Ivy-covered exteriors evoke an old-fashioned, romantic feeling that leaves us wanting to know more. From Preston Hollow to Lakewood, we found four double take-worthy homes with climbing vines on the market today.
The Price: $2,950,000
The Numbers: 5 Bed | 5.2 Bath | 8,459 Square Feet
The Highlights: This breathtaking home lies behind its own private gate. The estate’s exterior features verdant vines and potted plants alongside its cobblestone driveway. Wrap-around windows in the living room provide generous views of the spacious backyard and pool, and the low-hanging trees circling the property.
Numbers: 4 Bed | 3.1 Bath | 3,639 Square Feet
The Highlights: Creeping leaves adorn the bright stone exterior surrounding 6035 Marquita’s front door. Inside, the staged design scheme mixes Southern class (brass accents, deep brown wood flooring, cow hide pillows) with shabby chic (mismatched prints, Moroccan poufs, and bright colors).
Numbers: 5 Bed | 5.2 Bath | 4,509 Square Feet
The Highlights: A landmark on Lakewood Boulevard, this distinctive home has unparalleled panache. Guests enter through a spiral staircase with a rope banister inside the cylindrical front tower. Inside, stairs are adorned with painted tile, windows are covered with lush velvet draping, and vintage mosaics and wallpaper can be found throughout.
Numbers: 5 Bed | 4.1 Bath | 4,422 Square Feet
The Highlights: Covered with wild and thick ivy, 6203 Vickery looks like it could have been lifted straight out of a storybook. Inside, the Lakewood Heights cottage features soaring ceilings accented with dark wood beams. Other standout details include stained glass windows and a variety of chandeliers.