& 1 Half Bath
4,340 Built Sqft /
7,200 Lot Sqft /
4120 Ruskin Street is a two-story, stucco home with 5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths in West University Place.
This over-sized corner lot is located on a shady, tree-lined street.
Plentiful windows make the front entry light and bright! Side lights and a fan light surround the front door, while French doors and transoms provide light to the study. A spiral staircase leads to the second floor. Remote-controlled exterior shades control both lighting and security in the stairwell windows.
The study illustrates the custom features found throughout this home: high ceilings, recessed ligting, hardwood floors, crown moldings, built-in sound speakers, and plantation blinds.
The dining room can easily seat six to eight. Beyond the entry hall, the study entrance can be seen.
The dining room is accented with a tray ceiling, chair rails, wainscoting and a crystal chandelier.
A powder room, with marble floors and a pedestal sink, is located off the entry hall.
This photo shows the home's open floor plan. The living room includes a gaslog fireplace and a large storage closet. The big screen TV stays with the home.
Other features of the living room include high ceilings, hardwood floors, built-in speakers, recessed lighting, and a marble fireplace surround. French doors and windows lead to the outdoor entertainment area.
Custom shelving surrounds the fireplace. A rolling "library ladder" (not shown) provides easy access to the upper shelves.
The living area is open to the kitchen and breakfast area.
The kitchen and breakfast room are floored in ceramic tile, and there is room for a large breakfast table. A rear stairwell leads upstairs to the landing outside the master bedroom
The kitchen features plentiful storage. The island is topped with butcher block, while the other counters are granite. The stainless double ovens, microwave, and side-by-side refrigerator are all new. Extra seating is provided by the built-in desk and breakfast bar.
Another view of the kitchen - note the wrought-iron pot rack above the island.
A butler's pantry is located between the kitchen and dining room, with glass-front shelves, granite counters, and a walk-in storage pantry.
A full bathroom is located next to the laundry room and garage.
The upstairs bedrooms have all been freshly carpeted. The master bedroom includes recessed lighting, built-in speakers and a gaslog fireplace with marble surround.
French doors lead from the master bedroom to an enclosed sun room.
Exceptional privacy is found in the master sunroom. The room has tile floors, sliding windows and an eastern exposure for morning sunlight. The television stays with the home. This room would make an excellent workout area.
A skylight brings light into the master bathroom. Details include crown moldings, inlaid tile floors, double vanities, and double sinks. The extra-large shower has two shower heads, an additional hand shower, and a frameless glass surround.
This view of the master bathroom shows the jet tub, enclosed water closet, and the two walk-in closets.
This bedroom is typical of the four additional bedrooms. All have high ceilings, crown moldings, fresh carpet, fresh paint, generous closets, and lots of natural light.
The four secondary bedrooms are served by two bathrooms. This bathroom can be reached through an ensuite bedroom entrance. A second door leads to the hallway.
This is a hollywood bathroom located between two of the secondary bedrooms.
This outdoor entertainment area is reached by French doors from the living room. The covered patio is paved with weathered herringbone brick. A summer kitchen is available for backyard cooking, and a waterfall is located in the seating area.
This summer kitchen is fully loaded! Note the quartz counters, stone floors, stainless steel cupboards, drawers, and backsplash, under-counter refrigerator, garbage disposal, separate water heater, trash compacter, double sink, four gas burners, a barbeque grill, and a griddle.
This view shows the patio's landscaping, waterfall, French doors, seating area, and summer kitchen. Bar stools are located under the dine-in eating counter.
The two air conditions seen here are new. The wrought-iron gate on the right leads from the side street directly to the backyard entertainment area.
The home's two-car garage is reached from the side street. A large, wrought-iron gate give secure access to the backyard entertainment area. Note the home's lush landscaping.
A bird's eye view of the home on its corner lot.
4120 Ruskin is an extraordinary property, conveniently located near West University Place schools, pools and parks. Downtown Houston, the Medical Center, and the Galleria are just a short commute away.
4120 Ruskin is a stunning, well-built, custom stucco home with 5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, 4340 sqft. It is situated on a corner lot, wonderfully landscaped and completely fenced with an amazing backyard entertainment area. This home has 2 floors of living space built with exquistive taste. Light and bright, with plentiful windows, fresh paint, new carpets and never-used appliances. High ceilings throughout. Wired for sound. The backyard has an amazing social area with a fully functional outdoor kitchen. The majestic Master Bedroom has an attached sunroom for a private gym or quiet reading area. Each of the 4 additional bedrooms are spacious with built-in closets. New Air Conditioners. The garage is air conditioned, with plenty of built-in cabinets. The home is minutes from the West University Place recreation parks and pools. This home is truly splendid!
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