Sold Price Range: $627,001 - $717,000 Sold on : 02/28/2018
Elegant, sophisticated, thoughtfully designed home with beautiful updates, large covered patio & charming, English-style back garden. Long driveway offers two, full guest parking places. More parking on nearby esplanade, too. Handy overhead storage racks recently added inside garage for hold sports gear, holiday decorations & everything else.
Closer view of covered front entrance & luscious landscaping with lovely trees in front yard.
Another view of this beautiful home looking easterly. 25 year roof installed August, 2017.
View from inside front hall toward foyer with recent chandelier & solid, mahogany front door topped with sunburst window. Owner installed wood flooring on stairs as well as throughout the 2nd floors bedroom & large upper hallway.
Living room looking south through arch toward foyer. Door at left leads into garage. Coat closet beside on left & not visible in this photo. On right and not visible are powder room & extra storage under stairway.
Extra detailing & marble surrounds the gas log fireplace. Great wall space to hang art & a large screen TV. What a wonderful space to enjoy a fire on a cool night & such a pleasant space for entertaining friends
Another view of this very spacious living room looking easterly toward dining room & arch leading toward front of home. Plenty of space for large furnishings in this pretty room.
Another view of this very spacious living room looking easterly toward dining room & arch leading toward front of home. Plenty of space for large furnishings in this pretty space.
View from dining room toward living room & front hall. Note glass doors on built-in China closet to display your pretty things with drawers below for table linens.
Another view of dining room toward east wall with glass block window.
Kitchen looking toward breakfast room & back garden. Owner recently updated the back splash with attractive, Carrera marble tiles, cabinet hardware, under counter lighting, new appliances including gas cook top, convection oven, microwave disposal & dishwasher. Walk-in pantry is beside refrig & not visible as is another counter. Long counter tops & wide open space in this kitchen makes it ideal for entertaining & food prep.
View of kitchen looking toward dining room. In foreground is handy dining bar that could accommodate 4 chairs. Glass doored upper cabinets contribute to the upscale feel of this cheery space.
Handsome breakfast room handles several chairs, large table & side pieces while overlooking delightful back garden. Door in foreground at left leads to covered patio & garden.
Owner enlarged the patio to hold gracious outdoor table, chairs & grill while enjoying garden views. The mature landscaping including very tall crepe myrtle trees provides privacy. Sprinklers & extra drainage were installed to keep the landscaping green & lush.
View from garden looking toward patio, breakfast room, living room Not visible are the top-of-the line American Standard AC units which were installed in 2011 & 2012. Owner says these new, much higher efficiency units reduced the cooling bills by one-half.
Enormous Master suite almost dwarfs this king size bed! So much room for lots of extra furniture. Even built-in shelves near TV on east wall (not visible in photo). In 2012 energy-saving Anderson windows were installed in this room & the other bedrooms on 2nd floor.
Another view of this fabulous Master suite looking westerly. Wood floors, cofferred ceiling & views of pretty back garden.
Wall of mirrors on entryway into Master bath from Master suite. Walls painted metallic silver, floor of Carrera and black marble tiles set in an intricate pattern & drum chandelier add richness to this opulent room. Master shower has beautiful, solid slab Carrera marble walls, frameless shower door & bench. At the end of the day, take time to relax in the huge tub framed by the huge window.
Who won’t love starting & ending the day in this updated Master bath with full wall of mirrors above both of the vanities & Carrera marble tops, chrome faucets, new hardware & lighting! Water closet is behind door in center of photo.
Wow, fabulous vanity counter space & knee hole—how divine!
This spacious secondary bedroom, on front of house & used by the owner as home office, has richly painted, designer walls, wood floor & energy-saving, Anderson, double pane windows making it extra quiet for working & sleeping. Deep, walk-in closet not visible in this photo, could accommodate a very large wardrobe.
To-die-for Master closet-- this is only a partial view-with many built-ins should accommodate the largest wardrobe.
Other secondary bedroom also overlooking Hidalgo makes an elegant guest room for this owner. Double pane windows make it extra quiet for getting a good night’s rest. Long, double door closet is not visible in this photos Long, double door closet is not visible in this photos. This is the third bedroom on this floor.
Fab laundry room has wash sink, long hanging bar, cabinets & even space for an extra refrig for late night snacking. This is ideally located off hallway/landing on second floor between Master suite & the secondary bedrooms. Hot water heater installed in the home within the last few years.
Partial view of secondary bath which is next to laundry & secondary bedrooms. Recent vanity top & faucet here too. Tub/shower & commode are through door.
This grand space which would make a super game room/media room/4th bedroom/workout room/home office/quarters. New carpeting just installed
View from the huge third floor game room looking toward full bathroom, very large closet & stairway leading to second floor
Partial view of full bath with tub/shower adjoining game room on third floor.
Attractive granite entry monument at Chimney Rock & Hidalgo welcomes residents & guests into this special neighborhood, the only zoned neighborhood in Houston. The St George Place Civic Association hosts many events for residents & their children.
Located in the heart of St George Place is the highly-regarded School at St George Place elementary school which offers the sought-after International Baccalaureate & Gifted & Talented programs from Pre-K through 5th grade. There are several playgrounds, ball fields & jogging path surrounding the school for residents to enjoy.
The recently built Mandarin Chinese Language Immersion Magnet School located on W.Alabama at behind the St George Place school offers dual language class from Pre-K thought 8th grade.
View of world-famous Transco (Williams) Tower from Hidalgo is just one of the many skyline views residents enjoy from their homes. The adjacent Water Wall is just an easy stroll from every home in St George Place
ELEGANT HOME W/SPACIOUS 1ST FLOOR LIVING. FABULOUS, UPDATED KITCHEN W/BREAKFAST BAR & GAS COOKTOP OVERLOOKS LARGE PATIO & DELIGHTFUL BACK GARDEN. HUGE MASTER SUITE ALSO OVERLOOKS BACK GARDEN. TO-DIE-FOR CARERRA MARBLE DUAL VANITIES IN LARGE BATH & BIG CLOSET. TWO MORE LOVELY BEDRMS, FULL BATH & VERY BIG LAUNDRY RM ON 2ND. HUGE 4TH BERM/FAMILY RM ON 3RD FLOOR HAS FULL BATH & LARGE CLOSET. HARDWOODS ON 1ST & 2ND, ANDERSON DOUBLE PANE WINDOWS ON 2ND & NEW CARPET ON 3RD. EXTRA LONG DRIVEWAY. 1 BLK FROM ST GEORGE & 2 BLKS FROM MANDARIN IMMERSION MAGNET SCHOOLS