$552,001 - $627,000   Sold Price Range
Based on Recent Sale (12/19/2013)
Sold
5 Beds
4 Full Bath
1 Half Bath
4,071 Bldg Sqft.
Single Family
  • This wonderful home's architectural detailing is reminiscent of a Spanish hacienda with its elegant arches, wooden corbels, Italian Barrel tiled roof and ironwork.
  • The home's facade includes a masonry stucco wall inviting you into the entry courtyard.
  • The courtyard has saltillo tile flooring, and provides a view of the tall double glass front entry doors.
  • Another angle of the courtyard. A great space to unwind any time of the day!
  • The Family Room opens to the Dining Room. High ceilings with sky lights, gas fireplace surrounded by glass fronted bookcases makes this truly a "great room."
  • The Dining Room is a fabulous space for entertaining. The double doors to the left lead to a large butler's pantry with a warming drawer. The double doors to the right open to a large storage room.
  • Another angle of the dining room showcases the expanse of light that enters the room, and the beautiful hardwood floors.
  • Powder room has granite counter top and a hammered copper, vessel sink with an oil rubbed bronze designer faucet.
  • Gourmet kitchen has granite throughout and tumbled marble back splash. Stainless steel appliances including double ovens, warming drawer, and built-in paneled refrigerator completes this kitchen.
  • Wonderful breakfast island with cook top, and substantial upper and lower storage. While not shown, there is ample room within the kitchen to have an additional dining space.
  • While currently used as the Breakfast room, this space could also be used as a library with the great built-ins; it is located just to the left of the entry. Notice the floor to ceiling window with crisp white plantation shutters.
  • This recently updated utility/mud room has a wall of built-in cabinets, as well as a bench and more room for overhead storage. Granite counters make folding laundry a breeze!
  • Master Suite has dark hardwood floors, coffered ceilings and lovely built-in book cases.
  • An over-sized sitting room welcomes you into the master suite.
  • The double doors lead to the en-suite bath.
  • The Master Bath has double sinks, granite throughout, "His & Her" closets, and glass fronted cabinets which provide more than ample storage.
  • Secondary bedroom with hardwood flooring, marble topped dressing table and it own en-suite bath. While not shown, the bath has double pedestal sinks.
  • Secondary Bedroom with two windows covered with Plantation shutters has abundant natural lighting, and hardwood floors. Also it connects to a Hollywood Bath.
  • This Secondary Bedroom can access the backyard via the patio. It has a built-in desk with ample shelving. Also connect to a Hollywood Bath.
  • Adjoining Hollywood Bath has walk-in shower.
  • This Secondary Bedroom is accessible via the laundry room and also has an en suite bath.
  • The carport is currently used as an outdoor entertaining space. The door to the right enters into the mudroom.
  • Fenced in backyard with beautiful oak, and patio space. Large enough for a swimming pool or a great swing set system.
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About 8 TWIN CIRCLE DR, HOUSTON, TX 77042

Stunningly rustic, ranch style home with Spanish influences located on double cul-de-sac in highly sought after Briargrove Park. Boasting 4,000+ s.f., this 5 bedroom/4 bath home is perfect for any family. The home is light and bright, with an open flowing floor plan. A huge butler's closet/pantry offers great storage; as does the recently updated substantial laundry/mud room. The oversized master suite has a large sitting room attached. Numerous upgrades make this home a ''must-see''!
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General Description

Sold Price Range:
$552,001 - $627,000
Address:
8 TWIN CIRCLE DR
City:
Houston
State:
TX
Zip Code:
County:
Subdivision:
Legal Description:
LT 8 BLK 1 BRIARGROVE PARK
Property Type:
Single Family
Listing Status:
Sold
Bedrooms:
5 Bedroom(s)
Baths:
4 Full & 1 Half Bath(s)
Stories:
1
Style:
Spanish
Year Built:
1971 / APDIS
Building Sqft:
4,071
/Appraisal District
Lotsize:
11,103 Sqft.
/Appraisal District
Acre(s):
0.25489
Maintenance Fee:
$ 612 / ANNUALLY
Key Map©:
489R
MLS#:
53152245 (HAR)

Room/Lot Dimension

Living:
12x11
Den:
24x17
Dining:
25x15
Kitchen:
14x10
Breakfast:
14x7
1st Bed:
24x15
2nd Bed:
13x11
3rd Bed:
17x12
4th Bed:
14x11
5th Bed:
11x12
Utility Room Desc:
Utility Rm In House

Interior Features

Fireplace:
1 / Gas Connections, Gaslog Fireplace
Floors:
Carpet, Stone, Wood
Countertop:
Granite
Heating:
Central Gas
Cooling:
Central Electric
Connection:
Washer, Electric Dryer, Gas Dryer
Bedrooms:
All Bedrooms Down
Disposal:
Yes
Microwave:
Yes
Oven:
Double Oven, Convection Oven
Dishwasher:
Yes
Compactor:
No
Range:
Electric Range
Interior:
Alarm System - Owned, Breakfast Bar, Island Kitchen, Refrigerator Included, Fire/Smoke Alarm, Wet Bar, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Hollywood Bath
Energy Feature:
Ceiling Fans

Exterior Features

Foundation:
Slab
Roof:
Composition, Tile
Private Pool:
No
Exterior Type:
Brick Veneer, Stucco
Access:
Automatic Gate
Water Sewer:
Public Water, Public Sewer
Area Pool:
Yes
Exterior:
Back Yard Fenced

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Martha Turner Properties

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Property Tax for 8 TWIN CIRCLE DR, HOUSTON, TX 77042

3 Years of Appraised Values

Cost/sqft based on Tax Value

Tax Year Cost/sqft Tax Assessment Change
2015 $156.04 $635,250 10.00%
2014 $141.86 $577,500 14.13%
2013 $124.29 $506,000 --

2015 Harris County Appraisal District Tax Value

Market Land Value: $241,236
Market Improvement Value: $545,414
Total Market Value: $786,650

Tax History

:
2015 Appraised Value/Appraisal District: $635,250
2014 Appraised Value/Appraisal District: $577,500
2013 Appraised Value/Appraisal District: $506,000

2015 Tax Rates

HOUSTON ISD: 1.1967 %
HARRIS COUNTY: 0.4192 %
HC FLOOD CONTROL DIST: 0.0273 %
PORT OF HOUSTON AUTHORITY: 0.0134 %
HC HOSPITAL DIST: 0.1700 %
HC DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION: 0.0054 %
HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE: 0.1019 %
HOUSTON CITY OF: 0.6011 %
Total Tax Rate: 2.5352 %

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Neighborhood Facts for 8 TWIN CIRCLE DR, HOUSTON, TX 77042

2015 Subdivision Facts

Subdivision Name: BRIARGROVE PARK
County / Zip Code: 77042
Single Family Properties: 1,336
Average Bedrooms: 3.64
Average Baths: 2.81
Median Square Ft.: 2,514
Median Lot Square Ft.: 9,558
Median Year Built: 1967
Median Appraised Value: $454,454
Neighborhood Value Range: $415 - $764 K
Median Price / Square ft.: $229.93

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School Information for 8 TWIN CIRCLE DR, HOUSTON, TX 77042

Assigned Schools for this property

Name Ratings Grade Grade Span District
Walnut Bend Elementary School Elementary PK - 05 HOUSTON ISD
Revere Middle School Middle 06 - 08 HOUSTON ISD
Westside High School High 09 - 12 HOUSTON ISD

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