Sold Price Range: $627,001 - $717,000 Sold on : 05/22/2018
Welcome to 1208 Tall Pines Drive in the prestigious Coward Creek subdivision in highly sought after Friendswood ISD! This sprawling single story Tuscan villa offers supreme privacy on a 1.1 acre lot, surrounded by mature trees.
The convenience of a circular driveway, covered 2 car port cochere, double wide concrete driveway pad, and detached oversized 3 car garage allows for plenty of additional parking for house guests, as well as space to store a boat or RV.
Marvel at the expansiveness as you approach this modernized ranch style home, with stucco elevation, wood beams, window frames, and accents, a brand new composition shingle roof, and meticulously maintained landscaping with a built-in sprinkler system.
This home was built for entertaining! An impressively large and inviting den showcases a vaulted ceiling with dual lighted ceiling fans, handscraped hardwood flooring, and insulated doors with transom windows and Plantation shutters, opening to the patio.
An expansive 12x3 breakfast bar with brick facade, intricate corbels, Santa Cecilia granite counters, and recessed lights, as well as a butler's pantry with glass front cabinets, wine rack and separate ice maker create definition between the rooms.
An exquisite island kitchen features a dual basin undermount sink with oil rubbed bronze gooseneck pull down faucet, five burner gas cooktop with downdraft vent, double stainless convection ovens, and a stainless countertop microwave is included in the sale.
No detail was overlooked in this magnificent kitchen! Upgrades include sleek granite countertops accented by a diagonally laid tumbled marble backsplash, intricately carved wooden corbels, warm walnut wood floors, and a dedicated built-in wine refrigerator.
Just around the corner from the kitchen, an incredible walk-in pantry measures an impressive 13'x5' and boasts custom shelving behind bi fold doors, open shelving for appliances and extras, and even enough space to house an additional freezer, if desired.
A traditional dining room is located just to the left of the foyer. The room highlights an elegant brushed gold pendant light, neutral paint, hand scraped hardwood floors with a walnut stain, and a pair of windows with Plantation shutters and stunning backyard views.
A warm and inviting sunken family room beckons guests to enter from the front foyer. The room highlights a vaulted, beamed ceiling with an updated bronze lighted ceiling fan, recessed lights, durable ceramic tile floors, and built-in adjustable shelving.
Extensive ash wood paneling and built-ins surround the sunken family room, which also boasts a cozy gas or wood burning fireplace with Travertine surround and hearth, and leaded glass windows and door with Plantation shutters, leading to the backyard oasis.
A secluded study is the perfect space to escape and focus on the job! This study offers an updated lighted ceiling fan, easy to maintain ceramic tile floors, a window dressed with Plantation shutters, neutral paint, and enough space to house a desk and hutch.
Laundry won't be a chore in this spacious 12'x10' laundry room with a ceramic tile floor, neutral paint, gas or electric connections, dual bi-fold door closets, a pair of windows dressed with Plantation shutters, and plenty or room to add a folding station.
Escape to the master suite and enjoy neutral paint accented by crisp, white crown molding, plush waffle weave carpet, a wood and oil rubbed bronze lighted ceiling fan, walk-in closet, and a pair of rear facing windows shaded by 2 inch blinds.
Relaxation awaits in this completely renovated master bath with Baltic Brown granite counters, dual rectangular basin sinks, bidet, large garden tub with glass block window, and seamless glass door shower with tile and granite surround and built-in seat.
Prepare for your day like a movie star in this private dressing area and spacious closet with a quartz top seated vanity with updated Hollywood lighting, abundant storage in custom built cabinetry with adjustable shelving, and plush waffle weave carpet.
The first of three spacious secondary bedrooms in the main house features a lighted ceiling fan, neutral paint, crown molding, plush waffle weave carpet, dual bifold door closets, and a pair of windows with 2 inch blinds and peaceful backyard pool views.
Another secondary bedroom measures an impressive 16'x13' and showcases neutral paint, crown molding, a lighted ceiling fan, dual closets, built-in desk below a front-facing window dressed with Plantation shutters, and direct access to a full bathroom.
This guest bathroom is accessible from the previous bedroom or the hallway and features granite countertops with an undermount rectangular basin sink, framed mirror, scrolled iron lighting, custom paint, tile floors, and a glass door shower.
The remaining secondary bedroom in the main home is secluded from the others and offers a soft, neutral paint choice, lighted ceiling fan, waffle weave carpet, abundant storage in a large walk-in closet with built-in shelving, and a backyard facing window with 2" blinds.
Across the port cochere from the main home, this 680 square foot guest house offers house guests a private place to relax. A large living space with elevated ceiling, lighted ceiling fans, recessed lights, French doors, and tile floors would also make an ideal gameroom.
On the far end of the guest house main living space, a kitchenette features recessed panel cabinetry, granite counters, a single basin sink, tile floors, windows and door with 2 inch blinds, and a full bathroom with custom tiled shower.
The guest house bedroom offers a private escape with a lighted ceiling fan, neutral grey paint, crisp white crown molding, sunlit window and tile floors. Additional storage in a climate controlled 10'x9' decked attic space is accessible from the room.
Step outdoors from the den to the comfort of this massive south facing covered patio with a vaulted, beamed ceiling, outdoor grade ceiling fan, sconce lighting, concrete floors, and a wrought iron fence and gate leading to the sparkling pool and spa.
Along the south side of the home, a double wide driveway and additional parking pad lead to this 3 car garage with oversize garage bays with hurricane rated insulated garage doors and enough space to house a boat or large truck.
In addition to the three garage bays at the front, this incredible 24'x24' insulated garage workshop at the rear is a handy man's dream! Epoxy concrete floors, bright florescent lighting, sunlit windows, and numerous ceiling fans are sensible additions.
This 13'x6' space in the garage has cabinetry, insulation, and plumbing already in place to create a kitchenette for the workshop, an additional guest house, or to remove just one wall to create an outdoor kitchen accessible to the pool and spa!
A secluded resort-style pool and spa is just steps outside of the family room door! Extensive small pebble decking and flagstone coping surround a large clover shaped heated pool and spa surrounded by mulched flowerbeds of colorful foliage.
Imagine entertaining guests around this luxurious backyard with a sunken in-ground pool and spa, flagsone stone seating area, iron cross fence, lush grass, and landscaped yard of swaying queen palms, crepe mrytles, mature magnolias and a pecan tree.
Even with a sprawling house, guest house, garage workshop, and resort style swimming pool, there is plenty of greenspace left in the yard! A separate storage shed with French doors, built to match the style of the home, rests on a concrete slab foundation.
In addition to the features you can see, this home built on a slab with builders piers also boasts a recently replaced zoned A/C, dual hot water heaters, front yard sprinkler system, an energy efficient pool pump, and new insulation, appliances, and a new composition shingle roof.
Sold Transaction: Loretta Blendermann represented the buyer on this sold transaction on 05/22/2018
Situated on an east facing 1.1 acre lot in the prestigious Coward Creek subdivision and exemplary Friendswood ISD, this sprawling Tuscan retreat boasts a supremely updated main house, pristine pool & spa, guesthouse with 680 square feet, and HUGE 1,900 sf garage with oversized bays & impressive workshop! This custom sanctuary boasts a secluded study, formal dining, inviting living room with Travertine hearth, large open family room with beamed ceiling, exquisite kitchen with massive 12x3 breakfast bar, stainless gas cook top, double ovens, ice maker, wine fridge, butler's pantry, & HUGE 13x5 walk-in pantry, vast 12x10 laundry room, and a master suite with luxurious bath and private dressing room. The guest house features a living space/gameroom with tile floors, bedroom, kitchen, & a private bath. Outdoors, relax in a large lush backyard with covered patio, circular drive, porte-cochere, and a sparkling heated pool and spa for year-round entertaining!
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