Plenty of natural light, high ceiling in this main living/family room. Note the doors to the side entrance to the livingroom. The entrance to the kitchen is toward the center of the picture. A fantastic room to relax with your family, with plenty of privacy as neighboring homes are not overlooking this area of the house.
Breakfast table area away from kitchen. Note the skylight of the area and the privacy and plenty of natural light.
Two story ceiling in the living room. The area to the left of the picture is the breakfast area, kitchen and then the dining room. The extra living room area to the right of the picture can accommodate a large dining-room area as well (second dining room) or an additional family room or den area.
Another view of the living-room area. Note that three of the bedrooms are upstairs and there is a full bedroom and full bathroom and half-bathroom are downstairs.
Another view of the livingroom with plenty of natural lite, with no neighbor's windows overlooking the livingroom area.
Beautifully arranged additional living or extra diningroom area from the family room. Please note that the current owners had a 10 chairs diningroom table in this area, but can accommodate more. Have your Thanksgiving in this home.
Another view of the extra area from the livingroom area, which can be a diningroom as well. Note the entrance to the hallway which leads to the first floor bedroom and bathroom. There is a half-bathroom to the left of this picture.
A front view of the house. Note that property was professionally landscaped at a significant cost, with landscaping stones. Trees and plants were planted in the backyard of the house as well as the front, and the Oak trees were professionally trimmed. Driveway gate was completely replaced (including the arm and electronics) in Aug/2019 with the cost of about $4,700. The decking of the upper deck was replaced as well (Aug/2019).
Property's size is not noticeable from the street (Front), however, upon entering the house, the back addition of the house and the four bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms and the two story high ceilings of the living area gives the wow factor to the house.
A view of the sideyard. Note that the doors to the livingroom are to the right of pictures, and usually during the larger get togethers, guest can directly enter the living room from the side entrance or enjoy the outside area from the livingroom.
A view of the backyard. Please note a significant amount was spent on the landscaping, new trees and plants, landscaping stones, and sprinkler system and lighting of the yard areas in the front, back and side of the house.
A view from the backyard and please note the privacy of the sideyard.
Masterbedroom on the second floor with a large walk-in closet. Access to the upper deck in on the right hand side of the picture. Both the upper deck decking and sliding door are new (Aug/2019), and hardwood was refinished throughout the house.
Another view of the masterbedroom, and please note the natural light from the several windows and the sliding door to the upper deck. The entrance to the masterbedroom closet (not pictured) is to the left of this pictures, and masterbathroom is also to the left of this picture.
Upper deck, accessible from the masterbedroom. Note that upper deck's decking was replaced in Aug/2019.
Another view of the upperdeck from the masterbedroom.
Masterbathroom with separate shower and tub.
Another view of the masterbedroom.
Another view of the double sink vanity area in the masterbathroom. Note the other bathroom on the second floor also has double sinks. Commode are door is to the left of the picture, and the shower and tub are visible in the mirror.
A view from the kitchen and breakfast area, toward the living room. Note that the property has a large walk-in pantry.
A view of the kitchen toward to the livingroom area. Please note the kitchen has a door to the sideyard (to the right side of this picture). Also, the living room has its own large doors to the sideyard.
Another view of the kitchen. Property has been freshly painted.
Another view of the kitchen with plenty of counter space on both sides of the kitchen.
Another view of the kitchen, and please note the side entrance door to the kitchen.
Breakfast room area's view of the kitchen, and note the diningroom at the other side of the kitchen.
A view of the additional formal livingroom area in the front of the house. Note that front door entrance is to the right side of this picture.
Another view of the formal livingroom area and the front entrance.
A view of the formal livingroom area and a second diningroom (or extension of the livingroom), with the entrance to the kitchen. Note that the entry to the downstairs bedroom is toward the center of this picture.
Another view of the second dining area and formal living area. and the front entrance door.
First floor bedroom. Note that entrance to the living room/family room or the left. Also this room has its own full bathroom and several closet. Ideal for guests, or anyone who has trouble climbing stairs. There are three bedrooms on the second floor.
Another view of the first floor bedroom.
First floor bathroom, directly accessible from the first floor bedroom.
Another view of the first floor bathroom.
Downstairs half-bathroom, near the livingroom area for the guests.
Second floor bedroom (middle bedroom) with built-ins. Carpet and padding was replaced in Aug/2019.
Back bedroom with plenty of closet space. Note that carpet and padding was replaced in Aug/2019.
Second fullbathroom on the second floor (in between the back and middle bedroom).
Another view of the second bathroom on the second floor (accessible by the back and middle bedrooms).
Another view of the second floor bathroom, that is accessible by both middle and back bedrooms.
Hallway overlooking the livingroom area, and connecting the three bedrooms of the second floor. A reminder that the fourth bedroom is downstairs with its own full-bathroom.
Utilityroom is inside the house and the washer/dryer and the extra (second) refrigerator stays with the house.
Another view of the backyard. Note the areas that current owners used to grow vegetables. A significant amount was spent on installation of sprinkler systems, decorative landscaping and lighting, trees, as well landscaping stones throughout the backyard, sideyard and front yard.
A plan of the house as drawn by a company. Note that the utility room and half-bathroom which are on the first floor, and are on the top left side of the above plan are missing in this attached plan (it was missed by the person that did the approximate measurements).
An over 3D view of the house.
A nostalgic picture of the property from possibly 1940s, when the property was built then. Later on, the additions were made to the house by the previous owners (possibly in 1990s). Note the two small Oak Trees in the front, which are now grown to mature trees. Also the small garage is replaced at some point in the past with a porte-cochere, with an upper deck from the masterbedroom. A home with plenty of character, and also later extended and expanded to accommodate the current life styles.
Interactive Virtual Tour Online (Click on Virtual Tour selection and walk-through the property online!)(Similar to Google’s street view) Light and bright, well maintained and cared for home. Walking distance to Rice Village, Rice University and Roberts Elementary. Property is surprisingly larger than it appears from the street, and it boasts 4 bedrooms, and 3.5 bathrooms, with an impressive two story high ceiling den area with plenty of natural light. Property was extensively worked on in July/Aug 2019, and is ready for the new owners: Fresh interior paint, hardwood refinished, new carpet/padding (two bedrooms), Upper balcony decking replaced along with its sliding door, New automatic gate, arm and electronics, most of recess lights replaced with LED. Also: 1) Landscaping (backyard and frontyard) (2011, 2014), 2) Roof (2010), Double pane windows installed (2011), Hardwood (refinished) in most of the property and carpet in two bedrooms. Make an appointment to see this house soon
Kitchen open to Family Room, Pantry, Walk-in Pantry
1 Bedroom Down - Not Master BR, Master Bed - 2nd Floor, Sitting Area, Walk-In Closet
Electric Dryer Connections, Gas Dryer Connections, Washer Connections
Gas Cooktop, Gas Range
Ceiling Fans, Insulated/Low-E windows
Alarm System - Owned, Balcony, Crown Molding, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Dryer Included, Fire/Smoke Alarm, High Ceiling, Refrigerator Included, Washer Included
Pier & Beam, Slab
Brick & Wood, Stucco, Wood
Additional Parking, Auto Driveway Gate, Porte-Cochere, Single-Wide Driveway
Automatic Gate, Driveway Gate
Public Sewer, Public Water
Back Green Space, Back Yard, Balcony, Fully Fenced, Patio/Deck, Side Yard, Sprinkler System
Lot Size: 5,500 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