Sold Price Range: $420,001 - $482,000 Sold on : 12/26/2017
Welcome to 1942 Skip Rock Street! This magnificent creekfront property boasts a two story stacked stone & brick elevation with charming dormer windows, covered front porch with seeded glass light, mature oak trees, and manicured beds.
Enter through a scrolled iron and Flemish glass front door surrounded by transom windows into a stunning foyer with soaring ceiling, seeded glass chandelier, diagonally laid stone-look tile floors, and grand staircase with wrought iron balusters.
To the left of the entry, French doors open to reveal this handsome study, boasting a stylish brushed nickel & wood lighted ceiling fan, handscraped hardwood floors, custom paint, crown molding, and a wide picture window dressed with 2 inch blinds.
Opposite the study, a gracefully arched doorway leads to this inviting formal dining room, featuring an intricately scrolled iron chandelier, designer paint, crown molding, hardwood floors, and an expansive window shaded by 2 inch blinds.
A show-stopping formal living room creates instant ambiance with a soaring 2 story ceiling and a pair of semi-circular Juliet balconies. Handsome hardwood floors continue and a wall of windows offer picturesque views the backyard oasis.
Serving & storage space abound in this incredible kitchen with an impressive 7 x3 island, breakfast bar, and built-in desk area with sleek granite counters, HUGE walk-in corner pantry, and a large laundry room just beyond the kitchen.
A complimentary mixture of materials including hardwood floors, diagonally laid tumbled Travertine backsplash, graceful arched openings, recessed panel cabinetry, and stainless appliances combine to create a traditional look with a modern touch.
A trio of arches open from the kitchen to this bright and airy breakfast room, showcasing a high ceiling, scrolled iron chandelier, continued hardwood floors, neutral paint, and a pair of picture windows shaded by 2 inch blinds boast stunning views.
Entertaining guests and friends is natural in this floor plan, offering an easy traffic flow through numerous arched openings between rooms throughout the first floor. The family room is open to the kitchen, breakfast room and formal living room.
The centerpiece of the family room is the gas or wood burning fireplace with stone facade and milled wood mantle, flanked by entertainment cutouts. The room highlights a lighted ceiling fan, wood floors, and window with 2 inch blinds.
Escape to this first-floor master retreat, offering a raised gambrel ceiling, updated lighted ceiling fan, neutral paint with a darker accent wall, and a sitting area with wall length bay windows offering breathtaking views of the backyard oasis.
Relaxation awaits in this spa-like master bath, boasting an expansive seated granite vanity with dual undermount basins, brushed nickel fixtures, his & hers closets, glass door shower, and a deep, corner garden tub with glass block window above.
Ascend the stairs to this upstairs gameroom with an octagonal gambrel ceiling, a pair of romantic Juliet balconies, stylish lighted ceiling fan, plush carpet, and a wall of bay windows looking out over the pristine pool and creek behind the home.
Tucked in an alcove just outside the gameroom, this study nook is suited for a student s homework desk or an art station for the budding artist. A built-in desk, computer hook-ups, and cabinetry hide unsightly paperwork, cords, & messes.
The first of three upstairs bedrooms features an elevated gambrel ceiling, classic white lighted ceiling fan, plush carpet, walk-in closet, wide picture window shaded by 2 inch blinds, and a Jack & Jill bathroom shared with the next bedroom.
The Jack & Jill bathroom is painted in a soothing blue tone and boasts dual cultured marble vanities and basin sinks with polished chrome faucets, ceramic tile floors, and a convenient combination bathtub and shower with classic white tile surround.
On the other side of the Jack & Jill bathroom, this secondary bedroom offers a lighted ceiling fan, plush carpet, window dressed with 2 inch blinds and offering front yard views, and a spacious walk-in closet to accommodate even a large wardrobe.
With a split floorplan, the remaining secondary bedroom is separate from the other bedrooms and boasts a lighted ceiling fan, plush carpet, neutral paint with a blue accent wall, and a picture window with a palladium arch and 2 inch blinds.
Step outdoors and enjoy resort-style amenities in your own backyard! A raised platform with room for a seating arrangement rests aside the heated spa, on a stamped concrete pad with flagstone coping surrounding the sport style swimming pool.
The view from the back door is simply tropical! Listen to the sound of cascading waterfalls trickle over the flagstone coping into the pristine pool, while the towering palms sway in the breeze and the creek waters lazily make their way downstream.
An aerial view of the home highlights the majesty of the stone facade, creeping ivy, mature trees, classic dormers, and meandering creekwaters of Chigger Creek that runs behind the home. Waterfront property with no flooding in Harvey!
The view from above & behind the home showcases the footprint of 3736 square feet of well-appointed living space in the desirable Friendswood Lakes subdivision, which offers amenities such as a tennis courts and lakes!
Exquisite 4/3.5/2 in the sought-after Friendswood Lakes community offers 3732 square feet of supremely updated living space including both formals with wood floors, home office, spacious island kitchen with granite counters & huge pantry, game room with study nook, and a luxurious first floor master suite with stunning views of the backyard! Outdoors, you ll find a tropical oasis including a resort-style swimming pool, spa, and tranquil views of the creek just beyond. HOME DID NOT FLOOD!
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