Sold Price Range: $947,001 - $1,082,000 Sold on : 01/10/2020
Lush greenery surrounds this historic home, allowing you to really live in nature even though you're situated in a prime central Houston location. Enjoy the serene, relaxed setting of this home, all while being just a block or two away from all that's happening along both Heights Blvd. and White Oak.
Built in 1920, this home maintains its original charm, but the renovation and addition create a space that is also quite comfortable for a modern lifestyle.
This home sits right alongside the Heights Hike & Bike Trail, just across the street from beloved Donovan Park, and only a block from Heights Mercantile.
Situated on a 9,900 sq. ft. corner lot, there's space for all sorts of outdoor activities here. The side yard has more than enough room to fit a large pool.
Formal living room greets you as you enter the home and really gives that warm, inviting feel you would expect from a 1920 Heights home.
This room bathes in natural light and provides peaceful views out to the lush greenery that surrounds the home.
The formal dining room is another example of the tremendous natural light that pours into this west facing home.
10+ ft ceilings and 96" windows extend throughout the original home. Wavy glass windows and hardwood floors contribute to the undeniable charm of the home.
Breakfast area and kitchen form one large, open space that allows for comfortable living or entertaining.
The wall of windows in this space really invites the outside in as you have a sublime view out to your delightful yard.
The kitchen and breakfast area create a spacious, open, and light filled space that has tremendous bones for any updates you may desire.
Enjoy the convenience of a primary bedroom down. Note the ceiling fan and recessed lighting.
The nice sized primary bedroom is just the start of this impressive bedroom suite that was a major beneficiary of the home's renovation and expansion.
The artfully designed primary bath features dual vessel sinks on top of a unique wood counter that really pays homage to all the gorgeous natural elements that surround the home.
Large built-ins are found to the right and left of the sink area. Soaking tub gives you an excellent space to relax, while clerestory windows let in a welcome amount of natural light while also keeping this space private.
Frameless glass shower provides a comfortable space for a rinse when you don't have time to indulge in a bath. Beautiful marble adds a notable elegance to this space.
The second story expansion can be accessed via this spectacular architect-designed custom metal staircase.
The laundry/craft room at the back of the home is one of the most impressive parts of the home's renovation and expansion. Enjoy having a surplus of built-ins, a sink, and plenty of counter space.
The first floor powder bath is quite convenient when entertaining friends and family.
Second floor flex space could be utilized in a variety of ways depending on your needs.
Plenty of natural light in this second floor bedroom. Recessed lighting, hardwood floors, and a ceiling fan here as well.
The second floor bath has ample built-in storage and the wash up area can conveniently be separated from the rest of the bathroom.
The entire second floor was added during the home's brilliant renovation.
Excellent view here of the expansive greenspace along the side of the home. Once again, more than enough room here for a pool!
Come on over to this patio space to sit back, relax, and enjoy the peaceful nature of this verdant yard.
1,360 sq. ft. free-standing studio at the back of the home has 14 ft ceilings, an office, open workspace, full bath, and central AC and heat.
The studio is a very versatile space that could potentially be utilized as a fabulous garage apartment or a 6-car garage.
The Heights Hike & Bike Trail sits right next to this home! Lush greenery all along the side of the lot provides an extra bit of privacy.
A well maintained alley runs along the back of the property. Sitting on the corner, you'll have no problem getting in and out! Just a little bit in to the left you'll see the studio.
When the owner originally purchased the home, this was an active railroad track. Now, it's an active bike trail that can take you all over the Heights and beyond!
Sold Transaction: Star Massing represented the seller on this sold transaction on 01/10/2020
Historic Houston Heights home that has been artfully renovated and expanded, all on a verdant 9,900 corner lot right next to both the Heights Hike & Bike Trail and Donovan Park. The property also has an additional 1,360 SF free-standing studio with 14’ ceilings, an office, open workspace, full bath, and central AC & heat. This versatile space could potentially be utilized as a fabulous garage apartment or a 6-car garage. The home itself is quite spacious, has exceptional flow, and provides the convenience of a primary suite down, highlighted by a gorgeous primary bath that was added as part of the expansion. With 10+ ft ceilings and 96” windows (throughout the original structure), this west facing home receives stunning natural light throughout the day. Majestic pecan and oak trees (and an orange tree!) help set the scene in the large, lush yard that gives you generous outdoor living space to enjoy. Zoned to Harvard Elementary and just a block from Heights Mercantile!
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