Sold Price Range: $717,001 - $827,000 Sold on : 08/04/2020
Nestled in Sunset Heights, this bungalow was built in the 1920s* at the peak of the Arts and Craft movement. Incredible renovations (including 1st floor addition and a 2nd story) have kept this home relevant, while upholding the Craftsman architecture and design elements that attribute to the beauty and authenticity of this Houston neighborhood.
The Craftsman characteristics of this home include a separate gable for porch roof with stained glass window, window casings with decorative trim, and tapered columns upon massive brick piers that extend to ground level.
A verdant and lush terrain of professionally landscaped greenery and brick pathway roll through the front yard. Along with a 2-car Garage in back with alley access, you have a brick drive for additional parking.
This quintessential Front Porch welcomes you home! Features include beadboard above, ceiling fan, covered outlets, and coach-style lanterns. Front door has a 6-panel lite with dentil shelf and transom above with the address etched in glass.
As you walk through the front door, the Living Area is off the Entry Hall. High ceilings, hardwood flooring, Craftsman style window and door casings, recessed lighting, extensive crown molding are all found throughout the 1st floor.
The Living Area has a gas log fireplace with stone surround and is anchored by built-in bookshelves. Note the direct access to the Kitchen.
Opposite the Living Area and off the Entry Hall is the Dining Area and a carved out Study nook. Note the abundance of natural light.
Another view of the Dining Area. An industrial-style light fixture hangs overhead and the double doors with full glass panes and Craftsman style trim lead out to 1 of the 3 outdoor spaces.
Off the Dining Area is a brick patio with pergola above (1 of 3 outdoor entertaining spaces). Stone pathway leads to Back Porch, Backyard, and 2-car Garage.
Back inside the home.
This is a true Chef's Kitchen! Incredible storage, high-end appliances including 6 burner gas range with pot filler, deep countertops, recessed lighting, and sleek pendant lights which hang over the Breakfast bar (seating for up to 4).
From the Living Area, this Kitchen has an incredible Island with bookshelves (both sides) and cabinets. A Dry Bar is found across from the Breakfast bar.
View of the Kitchen and Hall from the Front of the Home.
Another nook, this one is found off the Kitchen and has a built-in desk.
At the end of the Hall on the 1st floor is the Master Bedroom. This serene retreat has a high ceiling, recessed lighting and ceiling fan, double height baseboards, hardwood flooring, and Craftsman style window and door casings.
Alternate view of the Master Bedroom.
The en suite Master Bath has tile flooring and granite top vanity with dual sinks, wood framed mirror with sconce lighting above, recent paint (2020 *per owner), private water closet, and plenty of storage.
The Master Bath has a walk-in glass surround shower with tile accent design and bench seating.
Deep soaking bathtub with accent tile surround completes the Master Bath. Walk-in closet with built-in dressers not pictured.
The 1st floor Hall leads to the Back Porch, Backyard and 2-car Garage with alley access. Half Bath is tucked away for privacy under staircase.
Step outside to this incredible Backyard-plenty of room for a pool!
The Backyard's Patio has a side door leading to the Kitchen-making outdoor entertaining a breeze!
Mature tree offers shade over the patio.
Upstairs you will find the Gameroom/Den and 2 Secondary Bedrooms with a Jack-and-Jill Bath.
1 of 2 Secondary Bedrooms found on the 2nd floor. Recessed lighting, ceiling fan with light kit, Craftsman style window and door casings, and en suite Jack-and-Jill Bath.
This spacious Jack-and-Jill Bath has a tub with shower and full tile surround, private water closet, and tile flooring.
The other Secondary Bedroom (1 of 2) is currently used as an office-highlighting the versatility of the space. En suite Jack-and-Jill Bath.
Take the short walk to 19th Street, one of Houston's most iconic and historic streets. Complete with entertainment (the Heights Theatre), shopping (Emerson Rose, CODA, Eclectic Home, AG Antiques), restaurants (Harold's, Alice Blue) and salons!
Manready Mercantile, Retropolis, Emerson Rose, Jubliee are just a few of many locally-owned shops on 19th Street.
Continuing down 19th Street, grab a sweet treat at Sweet Bribery, pick up gifts at Mary & Moss, or treat yourself at Vanity Salon!
H-E-B opened in 2019, this 2-story grocery store (1 of only 2 in the city) is 1.1 miles from your doorstep!
Halbert Park is just a short walk away from E. 26th Street. Along with a playground, Halbert Park has tennis and basketball courts.
Recently developed, the Heights Waterworks has incredible restaurants like Verdine, hopdoddy, and Jinya. Just a 15 minute walk away!
The Paul Carr Jogging Trail, which runs through the Heights Blvd. esplanade, is close by! 1.9 miles of graveled path winds around outdoor art sculptures.
Talk the short walk to Houston Farmers Market, one of the oldest and largest farmer’s market, covering over 15-acres. Fresh produce, incredible spices, delicious treats, shop fresh and local!
The Houston Farmers Market, one of the oldest and largest farmer’s market, covers over 15-acres and is the midst of incredible transformation-more diversified products, renovated facilities, and community events.
CHECK OUT THE VIRTUAL TOUR! Nestled on a quiet street in Sunset Heights is this renovated 1920s Craftsman (work includes addition to 1st floor and a 2nd story). Hardwood flooring and 10 foot ceilings throughout the 1st floor, MASTER BEDROOM DOWN, high-end Kitchen appliances, massive Kitchen island, recent paint (2020), and a Gameroom up are just a handful of highlights. Take advantage of the 3 outdoor areas (front porch, side patio with pergola, and spacious backyard with room for a pool) and entertain friends, neighbors, and guests! 2-car Garage with alley access and additional parking in front. WALK TO EVERYTHING! Short walk or bike ride to iconic 19th Street, Houston Farmers Market, neighborhood parks, restaurants, entertainment, and shopping. Easy access to 610, 45, Downtown Houston, and other major freeways.
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