Must-Have Monday: Lionel Morrison Modernist Home

The Hewitt & Habgood Realty Group of Dave Perry-Miller & Associates InTown office proudly announce an exciting and architecturally inspirational new listing at 51 Vanguard Way. Designed by the award-winning architect Lionel Morrison, this modernist home is an architectural masterpiece that lies in the Urban Reserve development overlooking rolling hills and mature vegetation with expansive views of a park, waterway and jogging trail.

Designed around dual axis points, the interior is configured to enhance end-to-end views of the home on each axis respectively. Interior highlights include 10- and 21-ft ceilings with a floating walkway of glass overlooking the entry and living room as well as a 2nd level additional master suite with views to the living room. Experience clean lines of a premium kitchen with extra deep custom rift-cut white oak cabinetry, integrated double freezer door Sub-Zero refrigerator, and Miele cooktop, convection oven and dishwasher. The kitchen also features Calcutta Gold marble and stainless steel counters, eat-in breakfast bar, and a custom integral stainless steel double sink.

The kitchen opens on to extraordinary dining and living room which captures dynamic views to the sculpture garden and outdoors with two floor-to-ceiling arrangements of 35 commercial grade windows, a limestone surround gas-log fireplace with custom cantilever-ledged seating, art lighting and recessed automatic window coverings. The first floor master suite exudes an ambience of Zen relaxation with floor-to-ceiling windows that open to a private patio with limestone flooring, in-ground spa, cantilevered Ipe wood trellis, waterfall and outdoor fireplace. A custom interlocking sculptural panel wall can be customized to your mood with LED lighting that can transform the color spectrum to your preferences. The luxury bath includes a floating skylight and side glass lighting for continuous natural illumination, marble counters with dual sinks an under lit floating white oak vanity.

Thoughtful attention to precision details includes Level 5 museum finish walls, limestone flooring seams that match architectural lines, beveled marble counters, trimless mitered white oak stairs, skylight with circular architectural opening, reveal baseboards, Icynene foam insulation, security camera system, commercial-grade HVAC diffusers and more. Outdoors escape to panoramic views of the surrounding area with an entertaining deck, landscape lighting, separate dog run and direct access to the jogging trails.

For more information or to schedule a private showing, call Kathy Hewitt or Steve Habgood at 214-684-1234 or visit

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