Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty – Contributing Real Estate Firm
By Alex Trusler, Executive Vice President
Home of the Day is presented by the Dallas Business Journal with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Dallas’s most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Click on the gallery image to view today’s featured property.
1716 Riviera Drive, Plano, TX 75093 | $1,329,000
Welcome to 1716 Riviera Drive! Sited on a .49 acre lot in the Glen Lyon subdivision just steps from the Gleneagles golf course, this timeless traditional with Tudor accents beckons with gorgeous mature landscaping, a retaining wall, large trees and a circular driveway. Featuring five bedrooms and over 6600 square feet, this home was built in 1988 and has been meticulously maintained and updated by the original owners. Pass through the wide double front doors into a welcoming entry hall which is flanked by the formal living room, dining room, beautiful staircase, immediate view of the gorgeous pool and a wall of windows overlooking the backyard, pool and patio. You will immediately feel the home’s tranquility with its high ceilings, open living areas and abundant natural light. The first floor hosts to your entertaining and family activities with formal living and dining rooms, a great room with wet bar and adjacent full bath, private office with gorgeous wood paneling and a chef’s kitchen with island, breakfast bar, granite counters, upgraded Thermador and Sub-Zero appliances, sun room and utility room. Additionally, there is a guest suite and master suite that finish out the first level. The master suite is perfectly appointed with a fireplace, floor to ceiling windows, a sitting area and a grand bathroom with dual vanities, dual water closets, separate shower and jetted tub, expansive master closet and sauna. The second floor includes three additional bedrooms, two full baths, game room and an open landing surrounded by built-in bookshelves. With views from almost every room, the backyard features covered and uncovered outdoor entertaining spaces, a pool with attached spa and diving board and ample open green space for play yard or just to enjoy. Current owners have completed many updates such as new roof with radiant barrier, HVAC, new front windows and new pool cleaning equipment. Finally, there is a rear-entry oversized 4 car garage with extra storage and a workbench.
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