$3,317,001 - $3,830,000   Sold Price Range
Based on Recent Sale (03/12/2015)
Sold
7 Beds
7 Full Bath
1 Half Bath
5,240 Bldg Sqft.
Single Family
  • East side of home with Beachtown walkover at dawn. The home has an automation system for lighting, climate, security & audio. The home sits on 3 premier beach front lots. There are over 5,200 square feet on 4 levels of living area.
  • Double louver doors on the ground level encase large patio, shower, garage & storage areas. The home's location provides a short, scenic stroll down the lush Passage to the Town Center & such amenities as a pool, gourmet cafe, ice cream shop & store.
  • Main foyer and landing for the elevator which is accessed from all 4 floors. Note the tongue-and-groove 8 inch paneling. Also, all doors and windows are rated for 150 mph impact.
  • Gorgeous beach front views engulf the living/dining/kitchen with walls of double French doors leading to wrap-around porches. Klipsch In-Ceiling Speakers are found in this area as well as the master en-suite & Office.
  • Floor to ceiling marble split face adorns the modern gas fireplace with beach stones. Antique lantern light fixture from Brown. The home is being offered furnished including many designer pieces and lighting.
  • Beach front Gulf views continue in the exquisite dining room. Custom zinc top antique table from Vieux.
  • Custom Floors, Inc. 100 year old French oak wide plank floors are found throughout the home as is unique designer lighting.
  • Honed Carrera Marble Island & Honed slate perimeter counters; custom self closing drawers & cabinets w/custom inserts for dishes; under counter lighting; see inventory for complete list of brand named appliances.
  • Butler's Pantry with custom marble and Lagos Azul floor. GE profile French Door refrigerator/freezer (not in picture) and Kenmore Elite front loading washer and dryer. Glass pantry cabinets and laundry sink.
  • 2nd floor study with built in bookcases, desk with file cabinets, Nuvo wall keypad with Klipsch ceiling speakers, double French foors and one single French door lead to wrap-around porch with views of Gulf, walkover and Village.
  • Wrap-around porches on 3 sides offer unbelievable views of the ocean, village and the iconic walkover. Azek interlocking porch decking and laminated corbels milled to architect's specifications. 2 sets of Klipsch ceiling speakers on this porch
  • 2nd floor guest bedroom with built in dresser and drawers in closet; king size bed with antique headboard; wall-mounted Samsung 42" flat screen plasma TV; built in cabinet and bookshelves.
  • This room plumbed for kitchenette can be combined with 2nd floor bedroom and bath into guest quarters with separate exterior entrance. Currently used as TV room with 70-inch LED TV; antique chairs and French clock face; Carrera marble counter top.
  • Master Sitting room offers Nuvo wall keypad with Klipsch ceiling speakers.
  • Master sitting room also offers wet bar with Carrera marble counter top, refrigerator and sink. Wall mounted Vizio 55" flat screen 3D LED HDTV with Sony Bluray player. Adjacent tower room with ocean and village views; Porches on each side.
  • Gorgeous ocean & walk over views from 3rd level Master. Custom Seashell Chandelier, New Zealand Wool Carpet, wall sconces, bedside wall-mounted reading lights, linen upholstered bed and custom seashell-encrusted bedside tables.
  • Napoleon Crystal Fire Ribbon contemporary fireplace with floor to ceiling glass & marble tile fireplace surround. Custom dresser/cabinet on each side of fireplace. Wall mounted Samsung 65" flat screen 3D LED HDTV w/soundbar, subwoofer & Bluray player
  • Luxurious master bath with ocean views; floor-to-ceiling Carrera marble tile; pedestal tub; large shower with 2 rainfall shower heads, hand shower & body jets; large walk-in closet with custom drawers, pull-down racks, pegboard & full-length mirror.
  • Double vessel sinks w/ wall mounted polished nickel fixtures & Restoration Hardware mirrors. Honed Absolute Black Granite Vanity counters. Built in custom drawers including pull-out his and hers laundry baskets and trash drawer.
  • Large Private porch with slate floor, corbels and columns, and 3 sets of double-French doors. Can't you just imagine losing yourself to the sea in one of the most comfortable lounge chairs you will ever enjoy?
  • 3rd floor Northwest bedroom provides village views; built-in queen bed with drawers underneath; New Orleans artist-designed chandelier; custom closet w/ built-in drawers & pull down rack; En-suite bathroom.
  • Ocean & Village Views from the 3rd floor Northeast Bedroom with built-in queen bed with drawers underneath; custom closet w/ built-in drawers & pull down rack; custom light fixture from Brown; double French doors; En-suite bathroom.
  • 3rd floor bunk room with 4 built-in bunk beds w/ lanterns and built-in drawers underneath bottom bunks. Built-in dresser; custom closet w/ built-in drawers & pull-down rack; wall mounted Toshiba 24" LED HDTV w/ built-in DVD player; En-suite bathroom.
  • 4th floor lounge area provides a wet bar with slate top, sink & refrigerator; wall-mounted Sharp Aquos 80" 240HZ 3D LED HDTV w/ surround sound and Bluray player; tower porch with panoramic view of beach, ocean, village, and Galveston Bay.
  • One of many amazing views from the 4th level porch. Generous dunes run the length of the groomed beaches at Beachtown. At this end of Galveston Island, nature is actually causing the beaches to grow a few feet every year!
  • 4th floor Northeast bedroom with queen bed; walk-in closet; antique dresser; original art; dormer window with great beach/ocean views; wired for wall mounted television. Ladder to playroom.
  • Adorable loft above 4th floor Northeast Bedroom furnished as a children's playroom
  • 4th floor shared bathroom between bedrooms; slate counter top and floors; custom mirror; panoramic bay view; bathroom foyer connecting the bedrooms with 2 custom linen cabinets.
  • 4th floor 7th bedroom currently functions as a library with built-in bookshelves; dormer window with village views; futon sofa from West Elm; Antique marble top custom painted table and original art..
  • 4th floor exercise room with beautiful ocean and village views; exercise bar; wall mounted TRX Suspension Training System (created by the Navy SEALs); wired for wall-mounted television
  • Sunlighten mPulse eMPOWER 6-person infrared sauna with sound system; En-suite bathroom with slate floors and counter tops; shower with double shower heads; private water closet; loft above sauna with futon sofa; custom light fixtures
  • Street side of home. New (2013) picket fence by Summit Fence South; landscaping & sprinkler system; over 1,700 square feet of deck space. There is room for a pool underneath south side of home. Must be approved by ARC.

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About 1609 SEASIDE DR, GALVESTON, TX 77550

This majestic home is a landmark in Galveston's exclusive Beachtown community. Designed by Milosav Cekic & built by Gulf Coast Custom Homes. Home was designed to appeal to the senses & materials used were selected for low maintenance. Home is over 5,200 square feet on 4 levels. It features 7 bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms, exercise room w/infrared sauna, elevator, custom 100 year old French Oak wide plank floors & many more features. See photo captions for add'l details.
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:
$3,317,001 - $3,830,000
Address:
1609 SEASIDE DR
City:
Galveston
State:
TX
Zip Code:
Property Type:
Single Family
Listing Status:
Sold
Bedrooms:
7 Bedroom(s)
Baths:
7 Full & 1 Half Bath(s)
Garage:
2 / Oversized, Attached, Tandem
Stories:
3
Style:
Other Style
Year Built:
2012 / Seller
Building Sqft:
5,240
/Seller
Lotsize:
5,320 Sqft.
/Appraisal District
Acre(s):
0.122
Maintenance Fee:
$ 702 / QUARTERLY
Key Map©:
775H
Market Area:
MLS#:
8494730 (HAR)

Room/Lot Dimension

Living:
30x17
Dining:
15x14
Kitchen:
18x12
1st Bed:
17x17
2nd Bed:
11x14
3rd Bed:
11x11
4th Bed:
11x11
5th Bed:
14x8
Study/Library:
11x9
Extra Room:
11x13
Utility Room Desc:
Utility Room 2nd Floor
Utility Room Dim:
12x10
Media Room:
9x17

Interior Features

Fireplace:
2 / Gas Connections
Floors:
Wood
Countertop:
Marble
Heating:
Central Gas
Cooling:
Central Electric
Connection:
Washer, Electric Dryer
Bedrooms:
1 Bedroom Down, Not Master BR
Disposal:
Yes
Microwave:
Yes
Oven:
Double Oven, Convection Oven
Dishwasher:
Yes
Compactor:
Yes
Range:
Gas Range
Energy Feature:
Insulated/Low-E windows, Insulated Doors, High-Efficiency HVAC

Exterior Features

Foundation:
Pier & Beam
Roof:
Aluminum
Private Pool:
No
Exterior Type:
Cement Board
Water Amenity:
Bay View, Beachfront, Beach View, Beachside, Gulf View
Water Sewer:
Public Water, Public Sewer
Exterior:
Patio/Deck, Sprinkler System, Back Yard, Porch, Covered Patio/Deck, Back Yard Fenced

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Property Tax for 1609 SEASIDE DR, GALVESTON, TX 77550

3 Years of Appraised Values

Cost/sqft based on Tax Value

Tax Year Cost/sqft Tax Assessment Change
2015 $324.64 $1,701,139 10.00%
2014 $295.13 $1,546,490 -2.13%
2013 $301.54 $1,580,070 --

2015 Galveston County Appraisal District Tax Value

Market Land Value: $611,800
Market Improvement Value: $2,348,480
Total Market Value: $2,960,280

Tax History

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2015 Appraised Value/Appraisal District: $1,701,139
2014 Appraised Value/Appraisal District: $1,546,490
2013 Appraised Value/Appraisal District: $1,580,070

2015 Tax Rates

GALVESTON COUNTY: 0.5613 %
GALVASTON COLLEGE: 0.1788 %
NAVIGATION DIST 01: 0.0453 %
COUNTY ROAD/FLOOD: 0.0058 %
GALVASTON ISD: 1.1550 %
GALVESTON CITY: 0.5290 %
Total Tax Rate: 2.4750 %

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Neighborhood Facts for 1609 SEASIDE DR, GALVESTON, TX 77550

2015 Subdivision Facts

Subdivision Name: BEACHTOWN GALVESTON VILLAGE
County / Zip Code: 77550
Single Family Properties: 34
Average Bedrooms: 2.00
Average Baths: 3.00
Median Square Ft.: 2,638
Median Lot Square Ft.: 2,121
Median Year Built: 2008
Median Appraised Value: $685,445
Neighborhood Value Range: $338 - $1418 K
Median Price / Square ft.: $482.08

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Name Ratings Grade Grade Span District
Ball High School High 09 - 12 GALVESTON ISD

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