Dallas TX Ranch Style Homes for Sale

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NTREIS data last updated May 21, 2024.

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All About Dallas Ranch Style Houses

The ranch-style house originated in the United States, and the architectural style boomed in the 1960's.  Common nicknames for the ranch style of architecture include - rancher, American Ranch, and California Ranch.

Characteristics of a true ranch style house are - long and close-to-the-ground, as well as an open layout.  The style is known for combining modernist ideas and the American Western trends of open spaces and informal living.  The Ranch Style house is now old enough that preservation groups have started in certain areas.

In addition to the basics of the Ranch Style house mentioned above, the homes are also generally only one story and can include extra features like cathedral ceilings and sunken rooms - especially living rooms. 

Where to Find Ranch Style Houses for Sale in Dallas

So, to find Ranch Style houses for sale in Dallas, a buyer will have to start with neighborhoods and areas of the city developed in the late 1950's and 1960's.

While a buyer can find a few Ranch Style homes in East Dallas, most of the architecture fitting the ranch description will be located in the areas of Northwest Dallas and Northeast Dallas. 

Northwest Dallas was developed during the sweet spot of the Ranch Style home boom.  The streets of Northwest Dallas are lined with Ranch Style houses.  Finding a house to fit this architectural style is very easy in Northwest Dallas.

Northeast Dallas has Ranch Style properties specifically on the L Streets, while buyers are most likely to find Ranch Style homes in East Dallas's Lakewood, Lochwood, Casa Linda, Forest Hills, and Buckner Terrace.