& 2 Half Bath
6,220 Built Sqft /
25,208 Lot Sqft /
On the front elevation, Lucian Hood's midcentury modern design is highlighted beautifully by the amazing frontage on coveted Shady River Drive.
Located on Corner Lot Near Houston Country Club Golf Course.
This angle shows the master suite patio to the left and the large patio off the living room/den to the right.
Throughout the flat lot in prime Tanglewood, you'll find lush lawns and soaring mature trees.
Accessibility from both Shady River Drive and Arborway Street are one of this 25,208-square-foot corner lot's many advantages.
A circular drive in front, plus a garage, carport and rear drive, ensure plenty of parking for friends and family.
A stately brick façade and abundant floor-to-ceiling windows are the hallmarks of the midcentury modern home's striking exterior.
A double-height entry with towering windows makes a grand first impression.
A curvy open staircase juxtaposes beautifully against sharp angles in the gracious entry.
Thoughtful details — like the steel and wood handrail and gold high-set door hardware — add a custom, designer feel.
Tall beamed ceilings and a wide stone accent wall with a two-sided fireplace fill the living room that opens to a paved patio.
The original owner designed and built this home with Lucian Hood. This large living room with the pass through fireplace, bar with sliding panel pocket door and elevated rooms are indicative of its modern entertaining options.
A seamless flow from the living room to the den to the breakfast room suits both everyday living and gracious entertaining.
Between the living room and den, a walk-in wet bar ensures libations are always within easy reach.
Floor-to-ceiling sliders add indoor-outdoor appeal while brick detailing mirrors the home's handsome façade.
The breakfast room includes storage and an indoor grill, ideal for all-season entertaining.
To the left of the entry, the large formal dining room boasts front yard views.
The kitchen awaits your custom updates with an extra-large footprint and convenient position between the breakfast room and dining room.
The kitchen features ample cabinet space, an army of appliances, a center island and a convenient pass-through to the adjacent playroom.
In the main floor master suite, you'll find private patio access, two expansive walk-in closets and an en suite bathroom.
The master bathroom seems ahead of its time with its jetted tub, large shower, water closet and separate vanities, all overlooking a private, fenced grotto.
A second bedroom suite on the main floor opens to the expansive grounds.
The second main-floor half bath includes custom finishes.
Gleaming paneling run throughout, while smart folding doors allow for a purposeful flow between the entrance hall, den, living and dining areas.
The central staircase leads to a large TV or game room on the upper level.
In the game room, vaulted ceilings and picture windows add to the light and airy ambiance of the home.
This paneled secondary bedroom — one of four on the upper level — includes a built-in desk, a walk-in closet and a large Jack-and-Jill bathroom.
This upper-level secondary bedroom includes a walk-in closet, private dressing room with a vanity, private water closet and shared tub/shower in an ingeniously planned second Jack-and-Jill-type bath.
A large billiards room completes the upper level.
Off the kitchen, a large playroom includes tons of storage and outdoor access.
A two-car carport leads to a two-car garage featuring storage rooms and spacious staff quarters with a private bath.
In the expansive rear yard, a spacious patio is surrounded by lawns, hedges and soaring trees, including charming palms.
This large, flat lot could easily accommodate a swimming pool and hot tub.
Rooms throughout the home are designed to take advantage of the gorgeous outdoor views.
Hedges and fencing add privacy and serenity to this delightful Tanglewood address.
Don't miss this outstanding opportunity to acquire a fantastic future lot or single-family fixer-upper in coveted Tanglewood. Designed & built by the revered Lucian Hood in 1965, the estate-condition home is a midcentury modern suitable for teardown or a thorough remodel. The two-story dwelling features expansive living and dining rooms, a large kitchen with breakfast room, & six bedrooms, including a first floor master suite. Charming details and floor-to-ceiling windows run throughout, & a garage with staff quarters and carport add convenience. The oversized wooded lot is filled with lawns & mature trees & features amazing frontage on an exceptional street. Located just west of the Inner Loop, this sought-after Tanglewood address is inches from Houston Country Club — one of the best in the city. Enjoy easy access to great shopping, sprawling Memorial Park, Downtown and the Energy Corridor. Zoned for top-rated Houston ISD schools, including Briargrove Elementary. Sold AS-IS WHERE IS
Breakfast Room, Den, Formal Dining, Formal Living, Gameroom Up, Garage Apartment, Living Area - 1st Floor, Living Area - 2nd Floor, Utility Room in House,
Double Sinks, Half Bath, Primary Bath + Separate Shower, Primary w/Tub, Tub w/shower, Vanity Area, Whirlpo
Island w/o Cooktop, Pantry, Second Sink, Under Cabinet Lighting
2 Bedrooms Down, Primary Bed - 1st Floor, Walk-In Closet
2 Staircases, Alarm System - Owned, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Fire/Smoke Alarm, Formal Entry/Foyer, Intercom System, Prewired for Alarm System, Refrigerator Included
Brick & Wood
Auto Garage Door Opener, Circle Driveway, Porte-Cochere, Single-Wide Driveway
Public Sewer, Public Water
Back Green Space, Back Yard, Back Yard Fenced, Detached Gar Apt /Quarters, Patio/Deck
25,208 Lot Sqft./Appraisal District
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