The Dallas Builders Association’s Home of the Week, from Preston Trail Homes, is a modern farmhouse design located at 43 O’Hanlon Drive in Van Alstyne. Situated on a 1-acre site in Chapel Creek Farms, this single-story home has four bedrooms and three bathrooms. Residents have use of concrete trails that meander along creeks, a pavilion and gathering lawn and an athletic field.
For those working from home, gigabit internet is available to every home, as is Atmos natural gas. Van Alstyne schools are about a mile away.
The residence will have front and rear porches. The open plan family room, dining space and kitchen features a cathedral ceiling. Another space can be a formal dining room or a study.
The kitchen will provide 42-inch cabinetry, stainless-steel appliances, a large island with double undermount sinks and a corner walk-in pantry. Just off the kitchen are a mudroom, the laundry room and a large space that can be a tech area or a storage room.
The primary suite offers an optional cathedral ceiling and a spacious closet that is directly connected to the laundry room. The primary bathroom has a large soaker tub and dual shower heads. There is also access to the rear porch. Large secondary bedrooms are located on the opposite side of the home.
Energy-saving features include a tankless water heater, high-efficiency air conditioner, radiant barrier decking and vinyl windows. The home also comes with an energy guarantee.
The large backyard includes a fire pit and a cornhole lane to make family gatherings even more fun. The garage can accommodate a Super Duty or other large truck.
Every residence from Preston Trail Homes includes a comprehensive one-year warranty, two-year mechanical warranty and 10-year structural warranty backed by a third-party warranty company.
“Only nine lots remain in Chapel Creek Farms,