As you drive up to this well maintained River Oaks Home you will see the bordered brick footpath, antique brick stairway to the main floor entrance, lantern style porch lights, cased porch frame with dentil molded crown, garden sculpture, two-tiered fountain, sprinkler system and gated drive to the motor-court.
You will love this living room with hardwood floors, crown molding, recessed lighting, two sets of double 18-pane French doors framed by matching 6-pane sidelights overlooking the main floor outdoor balcony terrace, two sets of matching double 18-pane French doors with swag draperies framing fireplace, carved wood mantel with granite hearth, antique brass fireplace bumper, vented gas log fireplace, built-in television and peripherals cabinet above fireplace hidden behind bifold Chinese screen do
Full view of the outside of this beautifully updated River Oaks Home
The reception hall and main floor hallway with a mahogany leaded glass front door with sidelights, decorative brass levered door handle, hardwood floors, crown molding, recessed lighting, 9-candle glass framed pendant light, quarter-turn stairway elegantly carpeted with curled newel, white balustrade, mahogany stained handrails, white paneled wainscoting. double-entry elevator serving 3 floors.
View from the reception showing the living area.
What a beautiful setting for your card games with plenty of natural light from the balcony/terrace.
A close up view of the living area showing the dining room in the background.
Double 18-pane French doors framed by matching 6-pane sidelights overlooking the main floor outdoor balcony terrace, fabric upholstered walls above the white wood paneled wainscoting with bead molding.
Another view of the formal dining room.
Working from home? All of the amenities you will ever need in this office/study including recessed lighting, wet bar with a wine refrigerator, KitchenAid ice maker, built in cabinetry and shelving.
Another view of the study/office.
Viking 6-burner gas cooktop, stainless steel appliances, mahogany wood paneled cabinetry and large walk-in pantry.
Dramatic bay window with Duette shades framing the deep undermounted stainless steel sink, Electrolux dishwasher.
Breakfast area with view of the kitchen. Several windows for natural light.
Enjoy your breakfast and then step out to the terrace/balcony and enjoy the view.
Walk out of the breakfast area and enjoy both the view and the landscaping in the back yard.
Another view of the terrace/balcony from the breakfast room.
Powder room off the main entry to the home
Balustrade Balcony leading to the sleeping areas on this floor.
The elevator is handy if you need it.
Primary bedroom with bay window sitting area, dressing room/coffee bar with marble counters, stainless steel bar sink and two walk in closets.
Primary bedroom with built-in niche for armoire-sized entertainment center or storage.
Primary bath, marble floor with boarder detail and decorative inlaid medallion motif at room center. Marble countertops, water closet with toilet and bidet and extra large frameless shower
Another view of the primary bath.
One more view of the primary bath showing the tub with marble surround and wainscoting.
Second bedroom with walk in closet and Jack and Jill bath for the third bedroom.
Bath between the two bedrooms with granite countertops, six storage drawers, bathing area with tub/shower combination with ceramic tile surround and brass framed sliding doors.
Third bedroom/sitting room includes a bay window with six double hung 9-pane windows and valance drapery, walk in closet and access to third floor landing balcony and elevator.
First floor bedroom with walk in closet.
First floor bath with tile floor, recessed lighting, custom vanity, walk in glass shower enclosure with porcelain and dramatic inlaid tile mosaic.
This expansive party space has its own HVAC system, glass French door entry from the first floor hallway, stained and polished concrete floors, crown molding, brick and glass walls and easy access to the outside covered sitting area.
Another view of the expansive party room showing the bar area.
Access via staircase to the workout room with two skylights.
Laundry room with stone tile floor, laminate counters, deep stainless steel laundry sink, upper and lower storage cabinetry and wall mounted metal rack shelving.
Oversized 2 car garage with concrete floor finished with easy-to-clean waterproof pebble surface coating, long built in work counter with cabinet storage above and drawer storage below plus two matching double door storage closets. Door access to covered terrace.
Outdoor covered space from the party room.
Rear view of the motor court, storage area and gated access.
Enjoy the view of Buffalo Bayou while relaxing outside.
Outside view of the back showing the patio area off of the kitchen as well as the downstairs covered patio area.
MAJOR PRICE REDUCTION. STOP BY SUNDAY TO VIEW THIS BEAUTIFULLY UPDATED RIVER OAKS HOME. IF YOU ENJOY ENTERTAININS, THIS IS THE HOME FOR YOU. OWNERS ENJOYED OVER 100 GUESTS CELEBRATING NEW YEARS EVE AND RECENTLY 60 PEOPLE FOR DINNER.
River Oaks is the crown jewel of real estate in Houston and its distinction as Houston's premier address has been meticulously cultivated and rigorously protected by strong ordinances and deed restrictions to retain its legendary status as a cultural treasure. This elegant River Oaks home of traditional architecture with impeccable quality and classic details, was built in 1987. It features approximately 4492 square feet on 3 elevator accessible floors plus a finished 4th floor work out room. With 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths and a main floor powder room, its light filled and elegant interiors offer a pleasing blend of formal and informal spaces, large entertainment spaces and beautiful lushly planted grounds overlooking Buffalo Bayou.
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1 Bedroom Down - Not Primary BR, Primary Bed - 3rd Floor
Central Electric, Zoned
Central Gas, Zoned
Gas Dryer Connections, Washer Connections
Attic Vents, Ceiling Fans, Digital Program Thermostat, North/South Exposure
Alarm System - Owned, Balcony, Central Vacuum, Crown Molding, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Elevator, Fire/Smoke Alarm, Formal Entry/Foyer, Refrigerator Included, Wet Bar
Public Sewer, Public Water
Front Door Face:
Back Yard, Back Yard Fenced, Balcony, Covered Patio/Deck, Partially Fenced, Patio/Deck, Sprinkler System
Lot Size: 6,915 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