See (Or Even Own) a Piece of Dallas Cowboys History

If you have about $3 million, a yen for a large wooded lot, and a deep and abiding love for the Dallas Cowboys in their glory days, you may want to pencil in some time Sunday afternoon to take a serious look at one Preston Hollow/Devonshire property.

We don’t know a lot about the home on the 1.78 acre lot that is one of six homes on a small cul de sac on Rock Cliff Place. We do know it was built in 1952, and we do know — according to Dallas Central Appraisal District records — that it is owned by the estate of Alicia Landry.

And we know Alicia Landry, who died in January at the age of 91, as the wife of legendary Dallas Cowboys coach Tom Landry.

Allie Beth Allman, president and CEO of the eponymous real estate firm, has the listing, which indicates that the home is being sold for the land, but that a new owner could certainly choose to renovate the midcentury home, which is shaded by mature trees and offers creek views.

Bethany Erickson

Bethany Erickson, Digital Editor at People Newspapers, cut her teeth on community journalism, starting in Arkansas. Recently, she's taken home a few awards for her writing, including first place for her tornado coverage from the National Newspapers Association's 2020 Better Newspaper Contest, a Gold award for Best Series at the 2018 National Association of Real Estate Editors journalism awards, a 2018 Hugh Aynesworth Award for Editorial Opinion from the Dallas Press Club, and a 2019 award from NAREE for a piece linking Medicaid expansion with housing insecurity. She is a member of the Education Writers Association, the Society of Professional Journalists, the National Association of Real Estate Editors, the News Leaders Association, the News Product Alliance, and the Online News Association. She doesn't like lima beans, black licorice or the word synergy. You can reach her at [email protected].

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