This is a remarkable one of a kind home built by Robert Covington Builders and meticulously designed and engineered by owners. Exquisite structural details on exterior and interior of home!
WOW...where do we start? How about with unique and spectacular St. Joe Brick Works "out of the ordinary brick" uniquely used at Rice University. Note the beautiful Turkish Kutahya ceramic tiles insets. Tiles are classic and timeless gems designed for all to appreciate and enjoy. Fabulous cedar antique door and hardware welcome all who enter this beautiful home!
Beautiful antique cedar double front door welcomes family and friends to a warm environment for all to enjoy.
Spectacular corner home on a highly sought West University quadrant and street. Beautiful from all angles and interior is equally as special! Walking distance to Rice Village, Rice University, Med Center, museums, and zoo.
Understated elegance exude the interior and exterior of this home. Beginning with exceptional quality St. Joe Brick Works brick rarely found outside of Rice University campus.
Lovely entrance via antique cedar double doors
Subtle and neutral tone granite entry opens into living and dining rooms. Select oak floors are specifically used in the home. Select oak is the highest grade of oak with less grain and least color variation.
Front room may be used as formal living room, music room or den/library. Select oak floors are visually rich and classic. Lots of natural light throughout
Space awaits your personal touches to make your unique lifestyle statement
Generous dining room provides wall space and natural light to create memories for years to come
The home awaits her perfect next family to cherish her as much as she's been cherished by her current owner
Welcome friends and family! Enter through gorgeous double cedar doors with antique door hinges
Select oak floors, stairway and railing exude what they are...the highest grade and quality oak with minimal color variation and grain.
The Lincoln windows are spectacular allowing natural light and cross ventilation. Family room has lovely custom mill work and an abundance of storage. Fireplace mantle from antique store in Taos, NM adds just the right touch of delicate elegance
Family room floors, fireplace, windows and mill work combine the perfect blend of craftsmanship and art
When quality of finishes is your absolute priority, you will appreciate everything this home has to offer
Family room is perfectly situated for entertaining family and friends. Close proximity to back yard provides smooth transition from indoor to outdoor entertaining
Wet bar is centrally located with built in wine fridge and easily converted to elevator shaft if preferred. Built in breakfast table, desk and a plethora of cabinetry and storage.
Breakfast area has beautiful views of backyard
Elegant, understated and brilliantly designed for the chef of the home. Over sized Sub-Zero fridge and freezer, 5-burner gas cooktop, double oven, dual microwave, trash compactor, built in desk and breakfast table. Walk-in pantry and lots of natural light. Granite floors for easy maintenance practical lifestyle
Soooo much storage space...exactly what we want and LOVE!
Exquisite craftsmanship and brilliant plan for cooking and entertaining small or large groups
Generous second floor landing for large accent furniture and/or spectacular artwork
Master Suite provides so much storage and accent spaces for personal lifestyle and relaxation. Soft cove lights and perfect amount of natural light
Master Bath storage and counter tops are practical and plentiful. Marble floors and soft wood combine the richness of Mother Earth
Master Bath provides spacious shower and spa-tub; beautiful marble floors and finishes
Hidden spacious alternate additional closet area off Master Bath has washer and dryer connections for secondary laundry or double as a magnificent storage closet.
Another view of added closet/secondary laundry room
Master closet provides so much space for hanging and storing...a perfect spot for everything
This area is just outside Master closet for additional storage and shelving...you cannot believe the space
Another part of the Master Closet is so practical and rare find in most homes
Secondary bedroom with natural light and exquisite floors
Front secondary bedroom with en-suite bath provides practical storage to minimize furniture OR create a lovely home office or private library...you choose
First floor full bath with claw tub and granite floors for maintenance free lifesytle
Spacious secondary bedroom provides lots of wall space and natural light
Another secondary bedroom with en-suite bath and walk in closet
En-suite baths are spacious and all have granite floors
Another secondary bedroom with built in storage in addition to a spacious closet allowing for minimal furniture need in bedrooms
Another photo of secondary en-suite bath
Another secondary bedroom with en-suite bath and walk in closet and built in storage to minimize furniture needed in the room
Additional secondary en-suite bathroom
Everything is so well planned, every inch provides practical storage and so much natural light including this closet underneath the stairway. Walk-in closet with built in cabinetry and shelves + storage with door for hiding unwanted storage items. OR a perfect space for children to play...really! Clever and spacious space.
Spacious laundry room provides much space for storage, hanging, folding, soaking, an extra fridge or freezer, utility closet for cleaning supplies, brooms, mops, etc.
Over-sized garage provides beautifully crafted mill work and storage and window to backyard for added natural light
Backyard space is perfectly situated for herbs, greenspace and play space
Patio provides space for relaxation, furniture and BBQ
Quality workmanship abounds indoors, outdoors and roof-top. Exquisite Turkish Kutahya ceramic tile has been placed into the brick body by concrete and may be removed and replaced with extra brick stored at side on home
Fantastic elevated gated garden originally built for a rose garden awaits the gardener of the home!
Side yard to left of garage and elevated rose/garden on side yard. Double driveway garage opens into oversized garage, workbench and lots of storage. Garage has leaded glass windows.
Robert Covington exceptional home on corner lot in highly sought quadrant of West University! One of a kind home walking distance to Rice Village and scenic bike ride to Rice University, museums and med center. Home exudes quality & meticulous attention to details. Built with superior St. Joe brick made by St. Joe Brick Works founded in 1895 and uniquely used by Rice University and other acclaimed architectural buildings, insets of Kutahya Turkish Ceramic tiles. Stunning antique cedar double-entry doors welcome all into spacious 4-Bdrm/En-suite baths + stunning study/office. Over-sized garage w/workshop & abundant storage. Elevator capable, double-glazed windows, concrete life-time roof. Generous 1st floor laundry & generous storage. Secondary laundry off Master Suite. Lovely home with open living areas, lots of natural light & cross-ventilation, gas cooking, 2-dishwashers, Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer, outdoor patio and yard for relaxation and entertaining. Many extras and must see!
Back Green Space, Back Yard, Back Yard Fenced, Fully Fenced, Patio/Deck, Sprinkler System, Subdivision Tennis Court, Workshop
Lot Size: 6,250 Lot Sqft./Appraisal District
Disclaimer: Lot configuration and dimensions are estimates, not based on personal knowledge and come from a third party (Digital Map Products); therefore, you should not rely on the estimates and perform independent confirmation as to their accuracy