Welcome to 217 Knox, a beautiful, thoughtfully designed home that was custom built with attractive and unique features and finishes. It also boasts this breathtaking outdoor space with an enormous pool and spa, luscious landscaping, a covered patio, and a large upstairs deck—perfect for entertaining.
The home supplies garage space for 3 cars, plus a large driveway for additional off street parking. With its own garage space, stairs, and kitchen, the mother-in-law suite (pictured on the right) presents a perfect opportunity for additional income via Airbnb, apartment, etc.
Glistening knotty pine floors surround a true chef's kitchen on the exceptional 2nd floor of this home. This floor includes 12' ceilings, a formal dining room, library, and family room. Note the impressive kitchen island and plentiful cabinets.
Generous natural light flows into this space via well placed windows of all shapes and sizes. The ceiling fan keeps air circulating, while the two fluted columns in the background are simply stunning.
Richly stained butcher block countertop creates a stark contrast with the stainless steel of the double sink.
Large stainless steel professional grade gas range and double convection oven give you the proper tools for cooking a delicious meal.
Excellent view here of the openness of this second floor space, with the formal dining room and family room both right next to the kitchen. The size and flexibility of the space make it ideal for entertaining.
Plenty of room for large-scale dining furniture in the formal dining room space that sits adjacent to the kitchen. Beautiful ceiling beams add an extra bit of warmth to the space.
Seating space at the island invites engagement and is a wonderful feature whether you're entertaining or simply relaxing.
The family room boasts a wide log-burning fireplace, a raised hearth, and a driftwood mantel. From the ceiling beams to the wood framed windows, wood accents are certainly contribute to the welcoming feel of the space.
With so much open space, this second floor could accommodate a variety of furniture layouts.
Spacious second floor guest bath on the south side of the home includes two windows and a pedestal sink.
The second floor library features an exceptional beautiful built-in bookcase, multiple windows, and a unique ceiling fan.
The media room, which sits off the family room can be entered via gorgeous french doors. The room is wired to connect your media system.
Another view of the media room, which includes the beautiful knotty pine wood floors and plenty of open wall space for displaying your favorite art.
Den space on the 3rd floor sits next to the primary suite. It could be used for a variety of activities. All the windows allow this space to receive a great deal of natural light. Plenty of space to use this wide room as a gym, an office, or an amazing reading room.
The substantial primary suite boasts two walk-in closets, overhead sky lights, ample room for large-scale furniture, an en suite bath and a den. Note the open end of the bedroom (with railing and balusters) that overlooks the family room—another cool custom feature.
Two customized walk-in closets sit behind the closed doors. The open door leads to the very versatile den. This beautiful retreat has several sky lights, cleverly shaped & placed windows for additional natural light, and lovely pine floors.
The primary bath really has it all with double sinks and a make-up vanity, excellent cabinets and drawer storage, a jetted garden tub and a spacious walk-in shower.
This view of the primary bath illustrates just how large the walk-in shower is. The water closet sits behind the custom door on the left. Note the beautiful knotty pine floors.
Here's a peek inside one of the walk-in closets, with custom, built-in storage and ample hanging space.
The other side of the third floor den could be used in a variety of ways. It has made for a wonderful office space in the past.
A superb stained glass door opens to a first floor foyer that leads to two secondary bedrooms and a full bath. The stairs head on up to the astounding 2nd floor, while the closed door on the left leads to the garages.
This secondary bedroom sits on the south side of the first floor, with access to its own full bath, plus a sizable flex space. The bedroom offers two reach-in closets, a diagonally-laid title floor, large windows, and direct access to the covered back porch.
This versatile flex space attached to the secondary bedroom on the south side of the home has a reach-in closet of its own.
The full bath on the south side of the first floor features a large vanity, a Saltillo title floor and a shower/tub combo with tile surround.
This huge living space with a kitchen is part of the mother-in-law suite, which could be a major income-generating tool (think apartment or Airbnb). In addition to the space pictured here, this suite has a bedroom, full bath, flex space, and its own front entry, stairs, and garage space!
A close-up look at the kitchen space in the versatile mother-in-law suite on the north side of the home. With such a central Houston location, this suite could be a very sought after apartment or Airbnb.
This is the bedroom on first floor of the mother-in-law suite. This Bedroom has an en suite bath, 2 reach-in closets (plus a third reach-in closet in the hallway just outside) and an attached flex space.
The full en suite bath for the mother-in-law suite has a wide vanity and shower/tub with tile surround.
The flex space connected to the bedroom of the mother-in-law suite was just re-carpeted. What a super space to have right off a bedroom!
Extensive pool and spa with a thoughtful patio around the pool and beautiful landscaping on the left. The large upstairs deck covers the patio and provides yet another great outdoor area for entertaining.
Enjoy a simply breathtaking view from the second floor deck!
The unique and spacious floor plan for this home provides endless possibilities for the future owners!
Comfortable, spacious living is all yours, inside and out, at this one-of-a-kind home that’s just blocks from Memorial Park. Inside, there’s over 4,300 SF of light-filled space complete with custom features & finishes, while outside you’ll find a large, inviting space with a pool, spa, patio, deck & lush landscaping. The central Houston location, combined with the unique layout, makes the home ripe for income-generating possibilities (Airbnb, apartment, etc.) as the impressive mother-in-law suite has its own stairs, kitchen & garage space (home has 3 total garage spaces). Other highlights include an expansive primary suite that makes up the entire 3rd floor, a substantial island kitchen with stained butcher block counters, 12 ft ceilings, knotty pine flooring, wood-burning fireplace, media room & library with a built-in bookcase. Two buildings listed in the HCAD for 217 Knox. 217 is the home and the adjacent pool property. 2nd building (218 Westcott) can be a 2nd home/office.
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