One of the highlights of this amazing home is the updated kitchen, which has been designed with functionality in mind. It's complete with pull-out drawers suited for pots and pans and a walk-in pantry off the breakfast nook with shelving galore.
Welcome home to 9734 Truscon Drive, an architectural gem. Nestled in the sweetest spot of Spring Shadows with streets lined by mature trees, the location is prime with easy access to I 10 & Beltway 8. This newly updated (NEVER FLOODED) home has been thoughtfully re-juvenated to capture it's original Spanish Colonial architecture.
This home is an embodiment of Southwestern flair blended with contemporary elements, unique amongst the neighboring homes of Spring Shadows.
Sweeping archways showcase the wrought-iron ornamented courtyard gate and eye-catching wooden front door, simply giving a taste of elements carried into the interior of the home.
Fresh new landscaping encircles the home including an array of potted plants. Sage, Yucca, Lantana, Esperanza, Succulents, Crepe Murtles and Lillies are just a few of the treats found around the yard.
The exterior of the home is reminiscent of the Alamo. Notice a spineless prickly pear embedded in the landscaping, which has been transplanted from the Alamo itself.
Historically, the courtyard in a Spanish Colonial home allowed families to move the cooking, and its accompanying heat and steam outside. Today, they act as an alfresco informal gathering spot for family and friends, and an extension of one’s living space.
Peer over your 2nd floor balcony, into your elegant, geometrically detailed patio. Further evidence into the craftsmanship given to this home.
The heavy Knotty Alder double doors are as eye-catching from the interior as they are from the exterior. Double full lite french doors on the right allow natural light to filter from the courtyard through the first floor archways.
Alternate view of foyer, showcasing classic Spanish colonial elements: Natural Western Red Cedar beams, red clay Saltillo tile, wrought iron railings, Pecan plank staircase.
The alluring brick arches that line the foyer and the brick surrounding the living room fireplace have been freshly painted white for a more crisp, clean look.
Natural Western Red Cedar beams are the perfect complement to the red clay Saltillo tile floors. Cedar beam over the living room fireplace was just installed, providing even more continuity between the foyer and the living room.
The foyer and living room spaces are distinguished by a romantic brick arcade. An arched entryway into the dining room allows for easy transition between spaces. All this brick has been recently painted white. Canned lighting has been installed throughout the home. The generous living room space also features a large wood-burning fireplace and low-e windows treated with plantation shutters.
The dining room space is well suited for any table size. Intricate use of vibrant hand painted ceramic tile detail the transition between spaces. Thoughtfully located outside the dining room window is a bed of yellow lantana, a butterfly's playground. Gorgeous new chandelier (not pictured here) was recently installed.
The kitchen has been re-designed and renovated to a fresh and contemporary palate while still upholding the true essence of the home. Red Oak floating shelves, paired with uneven subway tile and gray grout lines, create a balance between contemporary and traditional. White Quartz countertops gleam from canned and pendant lighting. The large apron sink and whirlpool stainless steel appliances make this space worthy for any chef at heart.
This quaint breakfast area off the kitchen is a wonderful space for family enjoyment. Open your full lite double doors onto your back patio to create an interactive hosting space, perfect for those afternoon bbq's.
Utility room located off kitchen with access to back yard space. Also located off utility room is a half-bath (not pictured).
The spacious owner's suite is located on the 1st floor and can adequately fit a king sized bed. The room is well-lit with large, double-paned windows situated between two wall mounted sconces. Enjoy a view of your lush backyard every morning! Also equipped with adjustable gallery lighting, befitting for wall-mounted art.
The owner's bath features a brand new double sink vanity with Carrara marble countertop and sleek black fixtures and vanity hardware.
An arched entryway leads into a luxuriously plastered shower with rain-head, giving a fresh modern twist on a beloved Old-World material. The owner's en suite also offers a walk-in closet.
Another look at the wonderfully remodeled owner's bath. The beautiful sconces on either side of the vanity were newly installed as well.
Bedroom 3 is a very versatile space. Custom built-in bookshelf (recently painted white) makes for a lovely library, well lit with custom lighting. All windows throughout the home have been upgraded to double-paned, low-e.
This bedroom could easily be utilized as a media room. Double doors open onto balcony overlooking the courtyard. Also offered with this space is a large walk-in closet. Shelving was recently painted white.
Generously sized bedroom 1 with organizing unit in closet.
Bedroom 2 with wall-mounted shelving and built-in closet organization.
Bathroom located on 2nd floor features contemporary double sink vanity in grey with Carrara White Marble countertop. This space is creatively balanced by the warmth of wooden, round accent mirrors and plaster-like textured walls.
Alternate view of 2nd floor bathroom. This bath features canned lighting, shower/tub combo, and built-in cove perfect for tiered shelving or stand-up storage cabinetry.
Enjoy outdoor dining and lounging areas in your own backyard retreat. The mature trees in the area add much needed shade in the Houston heat so that you can enjoy your outdoor space anytime. The yard is home to a Loblolly Pine and Soft Shell Pecan tree.
Detached garage off courtyard, features keypad and automatic remote entry. Workbench along the back wall is included.
This architecturally captivating home sits on a 10,040 square foot corner lot in the highly desired Spring Shadows subdivision. Enjoy your private and shaded backyard, nestled among large mature trees.
Clean lines at all angles, this home is remarkable from any curbside view. Touches of natural wood and luscious greenery can be found all around the exterior.
Long, curved driveway leads to the two-car garage. A child's bike-riding dream!
9734 Truscon is a beautiful blend of cultures, and a true rare find in Spring Shadows.
Also in close proximity -- Memorial City Mall & Memorial Hermann Medical Centre.
Find everything you need close to home! The shops at Bunker Hill are a short drive away, not to mention City Center and Town & Country.
Enjoy an array of neighborhood grocery shopping including H-E-B, Kroger, Ranch 99 and H-Mart. Love to dine out? The area is also known for a diverse offering of multicultural restaurants including; Argentinian, Greek, Polish, Korean, Mexican, Chinese, Vietnamese, Portuguese and much more!
Stunning architectural beauty in the sweetest spot of Spring Shadows, located on a 10,040 sq.ft. corner lot. Elegant updates throughout including brilliantly renovated peninsula kitchen (Quartz countertops, SS apps., apron sink, new cabinetry), upgraded owner’s bath (double sink vanity with Carrara marble countertop, sleek black fixtures/hardware), new double-paned, low-e windows & fresh white paint in entry & living. Spacious, open, light-filled living spaces masterfully blend Spanish-inspired elements with a contemporary taste. Ornamented wrought iron, natural wood accents, sweeping archways, balcony overlooking romantic courtyard—just a few charming details found within & around this home. Digital programmable NEST thermostat, 4-year-old Amana condensing unit & coil with 10 year warranty, Blanket/blown/sprayed attic insulation & radiant barrier. Close proximity to CityCentre, Memorial City, Energy Corridor & a short commute to downtown. Friendly, vibrant & jovial neighborhood!
Days on Market: 259 Day(s)
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Ceiling Fans,Digital Program Thermostat,Insulated/Low-E windows,Radiant Attic Barrier
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Back Yard,Balcony,Side Yard
Lot Size: 10,040 Lot Sqft./Appraisal District
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