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on-site agent with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Kansas City Homes. “Developed and built by Tom French, you get peace of mind that you have a home built with care, experience and the highest quality. The villas feature hardwood floors ...


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An open floor plan and rich architectural details create an inviting living space in the Woodside plan at Gatewood Villas Submitted photo An open floor plan and rich architectural details create an inviting living space in the Woodside plan at Gatewood Villas Submitted photo jQuery(document).ready(function () { mi.leadAssets.init(); }); Homes Tom French homes known for quality and craftsmanship Information Provided by Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Kansas City Homes LinkedIn Google+ Pinterest Reddit Print Order Reprint of this Story $(document).ready(function () { mi.articleShareTools.init({ nextLinkedin: '7634', nextPinterest: '7712' }); mi.socialSharingScroll.init(); }); January 12, 2018 12:00 AM As one of the area’s most respected homebuilders, Tom French has been designing and building superior custom homes and maintenance-provided neighborhoods since 1978Homes built by French are known for quality and craftsmanship, blending tradition with current design trendsHis communities offer an abundance of designs with an emphasis on main floor living, featuring beautiful and extensive trim work, detailed cabinetry and show-stopping fireplaces; vaulted ceilings and open spaces allow for comfortable entertainingThe result is charm blended with ease of care French has four communities under construction, providing prospective buyers options to suit their particular needs, desires and lifestyles Located at 115th Street and Lone Elm Road, Covington Court features the successful and improved Alderwood plan, a beautiful reverse story and a half design with three bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms, and a two-car garageA new plan, The Ensley, offers a similar open design but has two bedrooms on the main levelThe plan flows from the entry to the kitchen, dining room and great roomThe large master suite includes a bathroom with double vanities and a large custom tiled shower, which boasts a seat and recessed shelfThe finished lower level includes a large recreation room, third bedroom and full bathroom “Covington Court offers quality, location and a superior maintenance plan,” said Marilyn Duffy, on-site agent with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Kansas City Homes“Developed and built by Tom French, you get peace of mind that you have a home built with care, experience and the highest qualityThe villas feature hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, granite, beautiful decorator tile, crown molding, covered decks and many more upgrades." jQuery(document).ready(function () { mi.renderNewsletterIframe.init({ container: '#newsletter-signUpWidget', url: 'http://x.email.kansascity.com/ats/url.aspx?cr=663&wu=174,http://x.email.kansascity.com/ats/url.aspx?cr=663&wu=180,http://x.email.kansascity.com/ats/url.aspx?cr=663&wu=176' }); }); Never miss a local story. Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. SUBSCRIBE NOW jQuery(document).ready(function () { mi.calltoActionCtrl.init(); }); There are home sites to start from the ground up, or consider one of eleven homes in various stages of construction, with prices starting in the $370sPhase two will be opening this Spring, offering walkout home sites Just to the west is the single family community Covington CreekThis neighborhood offers a variety of plans, with prices starting in the low $400s and includes several walkout home sites to choose from, many backing to greenspaceDeveloped by French, Covington Creek has available homes built by Gabriel Homes, JFE Construction and New Mark HomesFor buyers wanting to move quickly, the model and two spec homes are ready for occupancyAn additional spec home is underway and Hogan Homes will soon start construction on two more homes Situated at College and Montclaire Drive in Olathe, Gatewood Villas is a secluded, 21 home site neighborhood where all of the stand-alone, maintenance-provided villas have walkout lower levels and back up to wooded greenspaceThis community has easy access to K10 & K7 Highways, allowing homeowners to quickly get anywhere in the greater Kansas City area, Lawrence and Topeka The reverse story and a half residences boast four bedrooms, three bathrooms, three-car garages, and 2,500 to 3,000 square feet of exceptionally finished living space that buyers have come to expect from Tom French HomesFour homes are under construction, including two ready within 90 days “Gatewood Villas is more than amazing Tom French homesIt is a small unique community offering homeowners a serene lifestyle that allows them to decompress at the end of the day,” stated Susan Hoskinson with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Kansas City Homes The Cottages of Cross Point Creek, located in Lenexa within the mixed-use Lenexa City Center, offers a ‘New Urbanism’ lifestyle in a community of 30 Craftsman inspired homes for those wanting to downsize without compromising on style and livabilityOnly three new homes remain, all the Richland three bedroom ranch plan with a rear entry garage, starting at $399,950 For more information, call Susan Hoskinson with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Kansas City Homes at 913-484-2839 or visit TomFrenchHomes.com or NewHomesKC.net Tom French Homes Locations: ?  Cottages of Cross Point Creek - 87th Street & Penrose in LenexaPriced from the $390s?  Covington Court - Just east of Kansas 7 at 115th Street and Lone Elm Road in OlathePriced from the $370s?  Covington Creek - Just east of Kansas 7 at 115th Street and Lone Elm Road in OlathePriced from the $400s ?  Gatewood Villas - College and Montclaire Drive, just east of Kansas 7 in OlathePriced from the $500sOpen Hours: Gatewood Villas and Cottages of Cross Point Creek are open weekends noon to 5pmCovington Court and Covington Creek are open Friday to Monday noon to 5pmWebsite: www.tomfrenchhomes.com or newhomeskc.net Custom cabinetry, granite countertops and hardwood floors are among the luxurious kitchen finishes offered in the Covington Court Alderwood plan Submitted photo lazyLoadingModule("inlinegallery-template-193987014", "inlinegallery-target-193987014", "gallery",500, undefined, undefined, undefined, "undefined", 193987014 , 1 ); 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