$482,001 - $552,000   Sold Price Range
Based on Recent Sale (12/16/2013)
Sold
3 Beds
2 Full Bath
1 Half Bath
3,052 Bldg Sqft.
Single Family
  • Rare listing for this newer brick freestanding patio home with a wooded bayou ravine. There are only 15 of these homes and this one is the FIRST one for sale in the past 2 & 1/2 years! Prepared to be awed.
  • Open, spacious & inviting signify the characteristics of this lovely home. Floor to ceiling arched windows, high ceilings, Saltillo tile floors, wet bar, lighted ceiling fan & a gas logged fireplace w/raised hearth are here.
  • A closer view of the living room shows its breathtaking views of the outdoors. Here the beauty of the outside is brought in without sacrificing privacy.
  • A living room view facing the front door accents the raised fireplace and wet bar across from the dining area. Nature views are abundant in this wonderful home including the one outside the double glass French entry doors.
  • This immaculate brick Island kitchen features an abundance of stained wooden cabinets, double stainless steel sinks, laminate and tile countertops, under-cabinet lighting and recessed lights.
  • The opposite kitchen view faces the patio and back yard. Note the wall of glass windows with transoms and French doors. The Frigidaire refrigerator with ice maker stays.
  • Beautiful built-in computer desk and cabinets with tile backing and wooden glass cabinets complete the kitchen features. The very unique structure of the fireplace offers warmth in three separate parts of the house simultaneously.
  • Adjacent to this incredible kitchen is this brick walled breakfast area with French glass doors leading to the patio and back yard.
  • A perfect place to sip your morning brew. Recent research called "Attention Restoration Theory" showed viewing nature had significant health & mental benefits to the viewer. Lucky you!
  • Adjacent to the kitchen is this formal dining room being used an office. Wonderful wood floors are here as well as a large window surrounded with built-in shelves and a buffet on each side. Note the lovely decorator ceiling light.
  • The two story foyer is enhanced by this gorgeous curved staircase with over-the-post handrails and stringer posts. Climbing seems easier here as it is done in two stages with a resting platform added along the way.
  • Fabulous master bedroom with vaulted high ceilings and a wall of Palladium windows revealing tree top views overlooking the bayou. Pre-wired for built-in speakers, lighted ceiling fan and carpeted floor. This house is an immaculate beauty.
  • Master bath features double sinks, generous built-in cabinets with ample drawers, privacy toilet, and a full length mirror on the walk-in closet door.
  • Relax in your whirlpool tub while enjoying the nature views as seen through the large Palladium window. A separate shower with built-in seat and ceramic tile floors with Saltillo tile surrounds completes this picture.
  • This second bedroom offers another spectacular view of the tree laden bayou. Double glass French doors with miniature blinds opens to a railed deck for great viewing. Lighted Ceiling fan, carpet and a walk-in closet are here as well.
  • The third bedroom is currently being used as a den and media room. It features a large window,ceiling fan, carpets, walk-in closet, and a walk-in attic that is great for storage. The lovely stain glass window accent stays.
  • Fantastic laundry rooms with four overhead cupboards. The Whirlpool washing machine and Amanda dryer are included.
  • Another view of the laundry room showing the stainless steel sink and hanging clothes rod above. Note the additional floor to ceiling storage cupboards. This is a wonderful laundry room designed with the lucky occupants in mind.
  • The picturesque fountain adds to an already beautiful outdoor view. This shows the patio and yard from the far side of the property. It is here we find the gate exit for those adventuresome souls who wish to journey down to the bayou below!
  • Somerset tennis is in full swing. Reservations are easily made on line. Even with all of Somerset's amenities, it has the lowest HOA fees of any other nearby similar communities.
  • Nothing better than a refreshing swim in the middle of this natural setting. The club house offers facilities for men and women. Enjoy!
  • Somerset has lovely sitting places throughout its grounds. Here's one example. It even includes a peak at the pool.
  • Your entrance to 12625 Memorial #184. Security guards are on duty 24/7. New electronic arms have been in place this year. Life is very good in Somerset.
  • A front view of this wonderful home. Great elevation here in case of a heavy rain. Beautiful French Glass entry doors. Welcome home.

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About 12625 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77024

RARE opportunity to own a newer freestanding patio home with a fenced patio & yard located on a lush bayou wooded ravine in the back of Somerset Place. Close to City Centre with access to 3 freeways & all the great Memorial schools, this hidden world of natural wonder is a treasure to the mind & soul. Open & spacious with nature views from nearly all windows & doors. High ceilings, Saltillo tile floors,island kitchen, French doors, arched windows & fireplace. 24/7 manned security. House #184.
A sales price or tax value is not the current market value. Contact a REALTOR® for an estimate of this property's market value.

General Description

Sold Price Range:
$482,001 - $552,000
Address:
12625 Memorial Drive
City:
Houston
State:
TX
Zip Code:
County:
Subdivision:
Legal Description:
184 TR P Somerset Place 3rd R/P
Property Type:
Single Family
Listing Status:
Sold
Bedrooms:
3 Bedroom(s)
Baths:
2 Full & 1 Half Bath(s)
Garage:
2 / Attached
Stories:
2
Style:
Traditional
Year Built:
1993 / APDIS
Building Sqft:
3,052
/Appraisal District
Lotsize:
3,998 Sqft.
/Appraisal District
Maintenance Fee:
$ 2784 / ANNUALLY
Key Map©:
489M
Market Area:
MLS#:
51473343 (HAR)

Room/Lot Dimension

Living:
15x12
Den:
18x7
Dining:
20x16
Kitchen:
15x14
Breakfast:
11x10
1st Bed:
16x14
2nd Bed:
12x11
3rd Bed:
16x12
Utility Room Desc:
Utility Rm In House

Interior Features

Fireplace:
1 / Gaslog Fireplace
Heating:
Central Electric, Central Gas
Cooling:
Zoned, Central Electric
Connection:
Electric Dryer, Gas Dryer
Bedrooms:
All Bedrooms Up
Compactor:
No
Range:
Electric Range
Dishwasher:
Yes
Microwave:
Yes
Oven:
Double Oven, Electric Oven
Interior:
Alarm System - Owned, Dryer Included, High Ceiling, Island Kitchen, Refrigerator Included, Washer Included, Wet Bar
Energy Feature:
Insulated/Low-E windows

Exterior Features

Foundation:
Slab
Roof:
Composition
Private Pool:
No
Exterior Type:
Brick & Wood
Access:
Manned Gate
Water Sewer:
Public Water, Public Sewer
Area Pool:
Yes
Exterior:
Patio/Deck, Sprinkler System, Subdivision Tennis Court, Covered Patio/Deck, Back Yard Fenced

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Neighborhood Tax Rates for Somerset Place

Tax Type Tax Name Tax Rate
CITY HOUSTON CITY OF 0.6011%
COUNTY HARRIS COUNTY 0.4192%
EDUCATIONAL HC DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 0.0054%
FLOOD CONTROL HC FLOOD CONTROL DIST 0.0273%
HOSPITAL DISTRICT HC HOSPITAL DIST 0.1700%
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT SPRING BRANCH ISD 1.3945%
PORT AUTHORITY PORT OF HOUSTON AUTHORITY 0.0134%

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Neighborhood Facts for 12625 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77024

2015 Subdivision Facts

Subdivision Name: SOMERSET PLACE
County / Zip Code: 77024
Single Family Properties: 164
Average Bedrooms: 2.81
Average Baths: 2.87
Median Square Ft.: 2,158
Median Lot Square Ft.: 2,415
Median Year Built: 1978
Median Appraised Value: $309,969
Neighborhood Value Range: $319 - $447 K
Median Price / Square ft.: $175.19

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School Information for 12625 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77024

Assigned Schools for this property

Name Ratings Grade Grade Span District
Frostwood Elementary School Elementary KG - 05 SPRING BRANCH ISD
Memorial Middle School Middle 06 - 08 SPRING BRANCH ISD
Memorial High School High 09 - 12 SPRING BRANCH ISD

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