Sold Price Range: $552,001 - $627,000 Sold on : 12/27/2016
Curb appeal abounds in this well-maintained home nestled among towering oaks. A circular drive plus gated motor court allows plenty of off-street parking. The roof and gutters were replaced and professional landscaping added in 2013, per sellers.
The home is also very energy efficient. Windows were replaced in 2013, radiant attic barrier was added in 2009, a tankless water heater was added in 2010 and digital program thermostats in 2009. The exterior trim was painted in 2016.
Equally as impressive as the exterior, the front door leads to a dramatic entry hall with marbles floors and spiral staircase.
The first floor study provides a quiet retreat with warm wood built-ins and plantation shutters on street-facing windows.
The formal living room with gas log fireplace is open to the dining room and provides ample space for entertaining.
The living and dining areas overlook the patio and pool through large windows.
The formal dining room is just off the kitchen and includes a wet bar great for entertaining.
Finishes are enhanced with custom detailing throughout the home. The walls in this first floor powder room were painted by a local Houston artist.
The kitchen is absolutely gorgeous and underwent a renovation in 2011 with further updates completed in 2013 and 2016.
Appliances are all high-end stainless steel KitchenAid, with the exception of the dishwasher which is made by Bosch.
The sellers changed the electric range to gas and the kitchen now boasts a commercial grade gas range, and wine and beverage coolers.
The most organized chefs will appreciate the walk-in pantry which was reconfigured in 2016, per sellers.
The kitchen is expansive enough to include a casual dining area and built-in desk. Tasteful granite counters, subway tile backsplash with custom insets create a comfortable place to inspire any chef.
The kitchen also opens to an informal den. Both breakfast room and den overlook the back patio through nearly-floor-to-ceiling windows.
The casual den is a wonderful place to relax while dinners are prepared in the adjacent kitchen. This room features a gas log fireplace with granite surround and built-in storage.
The first floor master bedroom is a tranquil retreat with views and access to the pool and patio. A tray ceiling with recessed lighting adds architectural interest.
The master bathroom features double sinks, shower with rain head and seamless glass enclosure.
In addition, the bathroom includes a jetted tub and double closets. The wall detail shows another custom touch, of which there are many in this home.
The spiral staircase leads to a second floor landing with wood floors.
At the top of the stairs is a media room, which the sellers added in 2008. The ceiling-mounted projector and wall-mounted screen may stay with the home. This room could easily be re-purposed.
Also on the second floor is this game room, currently used by the sellers as a home gym. The wall-mounted TV and brackets may stay with the home.
The guest bedrooms are comfortable and spacious. Windows are fitted with plantation shutters. In this room, a bench beneath the windows provide additional storage.
Additional guest bedroom.
This room includes a built-in bed and storage and is currently used as an art studio/craft room by the sellers.
Upstairs hollywood-style bath.
The back patio and pool provides a wonderful and peaceful place to relax.
The pool was converted to a saltwater pool in 2012 and new pool equipment was installed, per sellers.
Alternate view of pool showing ample space for outdoor furniture and barbeque area. If desired, two chaise lounges, high top table with four chairs, and two of the three umbrellas may be included with the sale.
The sellers added this cedar pergola and replaced the cedar fence in 2012.
An electric gate leads to a spacious motor court and 3-car garage.
The spacious 3-car garage has been outfitted with a substantial amount of built-in cabinets and work spaces...a handyman s dream!
The guarded community of Twin Lakes features a club house, pool, tennis courts, and walking trails among four beautiful lakes. The care with which this property has been maintained and updated makes it a truly special place to call home.
Sold Transaction: Henrik Thomsen represented the buyer on this sold transaction on 12/27/2016
Meticulously maintained and beautifully updated home in security-controlled Energy Corridor neighborhood. Terrific floor plan offers everything you'll need. Recent improvements include remodeled kitchen, roof and gutters, radiant attic barrier, double paned windows, home theater, tankless water heater and pool equipment, all per seller. Exclusive community offers clubhouse, pool, tennis courts, playgrounds and walking trails, all situated amidst four beautiful lakes.