$2,501,001 - $2,879,000   Sold Price Range
Based on Recent Sold (05/19/2014)
Sold
4 Beds
3 Full Bath
1 Half Bath
3,647 Bldg Sqft
Single Family
  • Magnificent home designed by Cameron Fairchild in 1936 on a half-acre+ lot
  • Living room is light filled with wood burning fireplace and custom parquet floors
  • Another view of stunning living room. All windows open and are screened.
  • Exquisite dining room with large windows and parquet floors. View toward front yard and Rice Blvd.
  • Another view of light filled dining room with view to mature gardens in rear.
  • Another view of kitchen
  • Modern kitchen with excellent appliances and lots of storage.
  • Kitchen breakfast room.
  • Breakfast room with views to side garden and back yard.
  • Another view of breakfast room
  • Light filled den overlooking large pool and gardens.
  • Screened porch on southeast corner
  • Delightful screened porch with slate floors.
  • First floor powder bath
  • Master bedroom with wood burning fireplace and attached study.
  • Study off master bedroom with balcony overlooking back gardens.
  • Second bedroom could be another master suite with large sitting area.
  • Sitting area/library off second bedroom.
  • A fourth bedroom and third bath on the third floor is the perfect retreat
  • Side gardens on north side of house off the living room.
  • Guest house constructed in 1986 in the style of main house.
  • A private woodland in the heart of Houston
  • Another view of back gardens off the den.
  • Outside view of screened porch and third floor windows.
  • View of guest house from breakfast room. Slate roof with copper downspouts.
  • Guest house and garage including pool bath and wet bar, two car garage and one bedroom apartment.
  • Guest house built in 1986 to complement the style of main house.
  • Light filled kitchen with excellent plenty of storage and excellent appliances
  • The main living area of the guest house.
  • View of the house from the rear with large pool and decking.
  • Azalea paths on the large lot
  • Magnificent well landscaped yard

Classic plantation-style home,on the market for the 1st time in 32 years,designed by Cameron Fairchild in 1936 and siutated on a rare wooded half-acre with mature azalea gardens and,added later,a detached guest cottage or quarters in the style of the original home.The 4 BR, 3.5 bath main home,enjoys a gracious boulevard entry,extraordinary light via many tall windows in the formal living and dining rooms; original fireplaces and trimmed parquet floors.(All info per HCAD and seller.)

General Description

Recently Sold Price Range:
$2,501,001 - $2,879,000
Address:
1936 RICE
City:
Houston
State:
TX
Zip Code:
County:
Subdivision:
Legal Description:
LT 1 BLK 2 SOUTHAMPTON PLACE
Property Type:
Single Family
Listing Status:
Sold
Bedrooms:
4 Bedroom(s)
Baths:
3 Full & 1 Half Bath(s)
Garage:
2 / Detached
Stories:
3
Style:
Traditional
Year Built:
1936 / Appraisal District
Building Sqft:
3,647
/Appraisal District
Lotsize:
24,300 Sqft.
/Appraisal District
Acre(s):
0.557851
Maintenance Fee:
$ 99 / QUARTERLY
Key Map©:
532D
Market Area:
MLS#:
46289344 (HAR)

Room/Lot Dimension

Living:
24X15
Den:
21X15
Dining:
15X15
Kitchen:
13X12
Breakfast:
13X12
1st Bed:
16X15
2nd Bed:
17X13
3rd Bed:
16X12
4th Bed:
13X10
Study/Library:
14X11
Extra Room:
12X10
Utility Room Desc:
Utility Rm In Garage

Interior Features

Fireplace:
2 / Wood Burning Fireplace, Gaslog Fireplace
Countertop:
corian
Floors:
Carpet, Marble Floors, Vinyl, Wood
Cooling:
Zoned, Central Electric
Heating:
Central Electric, Zoned
Bed Rooms:
All Bedrooms Up, Master Bed - 2nd Floor
Range:
Gas Range
Disposal:
Yes
Microwave:
Yes
Oven:
Double Oven, Electric Oven
Dishwasher:
Yes
Compactor:
No
Interior:
Alarm System - Owned, Breakfast Bar, Dryer Included, High Ceiling, Refrigerator Included, Fire/Smoke Alarm, Washer Included, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Hollywood Bath
Energy Feature:
Ceiling Fans, Digital Program Thermostat, Insulation - Blown Fiberglass, North/South Exposure, Tankless/On-Demand H2O Heater

Exterior Features

Foundation:
Pier & Beam
Roof:
Slate
Exterior Type:
Brick Veneer, Stucco
Access:
Driveway Gate
Garage Apartment:
Yes
Water Sewer:
Public Water, Public Sewer
Private Pool:
Yes
Front Door:
South
Area Pool:
No
Quarters/Guest House:
Yes
Exterior:
Patio/Deck, Sprinkler System, Detached Gar. Apt./Quarters, Screened Porch, Back Yard Fenced

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3 Years of Appraised Values

Cost/sqft based on Tax Value

Tax Year Cost/sqft Tax Assessment Change
2014 $490.00 $1,787,016 10.00%
2013 $445.45 $1,624,560 0.00%
2012 $445.45 $1,624,560 --

2014 Harris County Appraisal District Tax Value

Market Land Value: $1,360,938
Market Improvement Value: $470,414
Total Market Value: $1,831,352

Tax History

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2014 Appraised Value/Appraisal District: $1,787,016
2013 Appraised Value/Appraisal District: $1,624,560
2012 Appraised Value/Appraisal District: $1,624,560

2014 Tax Rates

HOUSTON ISD: 1.1967 %
HARRIS COUNTY: 0.4173 %
HC FLOOD CONTROL DIST: 0.0274 %
PORT OF HOUSTON AUTHORITY: 0.0153 %
HC HOSPITAL DIST: 0.1700 %
HC DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION: 0.0060 %
HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE: 0.1069 %
HOUSTON CITY OF: 0.6311 %
Total Tax Rate: 2.5707 %

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2014 Subdivision Facts

Subdivision Name: SOUTHAMPTON PLACE
County / Zip Code: 77005
Single Family Properties: 613
Average Bedrooms: 3.66
Average Baths: 3.76
Median Square Ft.: 3,110
Median Lot Square Ft.: 7,200
Median Year Built: 1938
Median Appraised Value: $884,846
Neighborhood Value Range: $559 - $1463 K
Median Price / Square ft.: $372.65

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Assigned Schools for this property

Name Ratings Grade Grade Span District
Poe Elementary School Elementary PK - 05 HOUSTON ISD
Lanier Middle School Middle 06 - 08 HOUSTON ISD
Lamar High School High 09 - 12 HOUSTON ISD

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