Located at the heart of Jandor Garden in the Rice/Museum District area, 5327 Institute Lane is a state-of-the-art home that radiates serenity and minimalistic luxury. This iconic estate boasts sublime floor to ceiling windows throughout, allowing a superb amount of natural light to flood the majority of the home. Adorned with magnificent grounds that exude contemporary flair, a resort-style pool, a 3-car garage, & elegant features, this avant-garde masterpiece is nestled in the exclusive Bouleva
A gracefully landscaped front lawn with a straight pathway leads you right to the impressive double entry doors of this masterfully crafted home. Intricate minimalistic attributes, natural light, and textures tastefully intertwine in this architectural gem, bringing together a timeless masterpiece found in the heart of the Museum District.
The exquisite architectural design of the structure is clearly seen from the spacious backyard. The perfectly manicured courtyard leads to an impeccable resort-style pool. The crisp details and neat, cutting edge silhouettes of this modern classic are evident from this view. With a wide-open space and spectacular layout, The backyard possesses enough versatility for you to host gatherings of all kinds, from intimate gatherings to larger celebrations, to refreshing pool parties during the summer.
Enjoy clear views of the sky as you lay back and get some sun, or dip into the resort-style in-ground heated pool. An abundance of tall trees secures privacy for the property. The lush, well-maintained greenery accentuates the outdoor living space, creating a picture-perfect view you can admire at any time.
This view showcases the sophisticated symmetry of the home's exterior architecture, engineered with the finest materials of brick veneer and cement board. The strikingly manicured greenery highlights the home's impressive palatial interiors, framed through sleek glass doors and windows.
Relax in style in this majestic yet comfortable sunken living room, equipped with a chic soaring ceiling. The towering glass double doors and a floating fire-glass fireplace serve as focal points of the space, highlighting the upscale, contemporary quality of the area.
Receive guests with flair in this formal living room. This airy and well-ventilated space delivers the finest aspects of grace, elegance, and classical proportions. The high reaching floor-to-ceiling windows provide perfectly framed views of the front yard and allow natural light to spill in the area, giving the room a sun-soaked charm during the day.
An elegant formal dining area adjacent to the kitchen exudes innate grace with a designer chandelier hanging from above. Abundant natural light coming through tall windows nearly eliminates the need to turn on interior daytime lights. Notice the waterfall island visible with the interior's open floor plan. Hosting intimate dinner parties will be a joy in this sizable yet gorgeously stylish area.
From the sunken living room, pass through the enthralling floating fireplace and ascend to a dining area adjacent to a glass wall that overlooks the front yard. This view of the interior highlights the accessibility between the living and dining areas, as well as the splendid amount of natural light that enters the home.
An enchanting sight to behold, the floating fire-glass fireplace sits proudly in between the sunken living room and the dining room. This unique feature exudes optimum grandeur throughout the expanse of the home.
The floating glass-enclosed staircase with open, ebony treads creates a simple yet refined modern accent and takes you to the second level of the home.
This formal living room is outfitted with large custom bookshelves that display both a minimalist appeal and functional versatility. The area is framed by a commercial-grade glass door and floor to ceiling windows that receive plenty of natural light during the daytime and provide excellent views of the courtyard.
This angle of the ground floor layout displays the open floor plan, showing accessibility throughout the entertainment living area, dining area, and kitchen that makes for effortless entertaining. Walk easily from the kitchen to the living room with a drink in hand to enjoy a quiet night at home, or serve snacks to your TV-watching guests with ease!
The magnanimous expanse of the sun-soaked first floor is apparent in this angle. Glistening hardwood floors perfectly complement the bright walls painted in immaculate white. Note the glass-enclosed ebony staircase and the sunken living room visible in the background.
The seamless transition from the kitchen to the living area is even more evident from this view. Tasteful modern accents such as the custom bookshelf, elegant pendant lighting, and the floor to ceiling glass window add to this home's exceptional style.
Featured here is the waterfall island that doubles as a breakfast bar and a cozier dining spot. Also visible is the decked-out modern kitchen. Natural light floods in from the wall of windows in the adjacent living room. Well-placed recessed lighting and high ceilings add to the enticing finesse of this home.
This wet bar serves as a midpoint between the formal dining room and the kitchen. The space is conveniently accessible to the two areas where people gather to dine and drink. Equipped with a sink and marble-topped prep space, this bar is yet another key feature that will make entertaining guests in this home a breeze.
This waterfall island that can sit four faces the oven and stove, ideal for showcasing your culinary skills. Let your family or friends sit back and enjoy as you prepare meals and serve them right off the oven or stove. Notice the cabinets with wood-framed glass doors so you can easily what's inside, the sleek black marble-topped countertops for prepping, and the functional sink that will make cooking so convenient and enjoyable that you may never want to leave the kitchen.
Pristine tall ceilings, beautiful glass windows, and seamless built-in cabinetry all combine to create this home's light, airy, and contemporary vibe. An additional glass window above the kitchen cabinet gives you a peek of the outside greenery and adds even more natural light to the kitchen.
The waterfall island-cum-breakfast bar boasts of a mighty 6-burner stovetop, poshly designed soft closing cabinets and drawers, and spacious honed granite countertops.
Sleek hardwood flooring fills the expanse of the kitchen area. Every detail of this space contributes to the carefully planned areas for food prep, cooking, and dining. Picture windows above the sink provide a view of the outdoors and allow more natural light to filter through.
The primary suite is a statement of pure luxury. The large window on the left of the bed gives this room plenty of natural light alongside the glass door that leads to a private patio. A simple hallway leads to the en suite bath and walk-in closet.
This angle showcases the generous layout of the second-floor primary bedroom. Plenty of natural light enters through a multitude of transparent windows and the glass doors that lead to the patio.
A private anteroom with a wall-facing study and tastefully designed modern accents is situated near the primary suite.
Get productive and inspired at the same time as you work in this sleek, sophisticated study area, equipped with a nicely situated picture window, a wall-length marble-topped desk to accommodate your work-from-home setup, and muted gray cabinetry for all your essential storage needs.
Stepping into the primary bath is pure bliss. With a tub perfect for a relaxing soak and double showers enclosed in a frameless glass door, this primary bath has everything you need to start and end your day. Additional features include double vanities with stylish bowl sinks, large frameless mirrors, and abundant cabinet storage.
The primary en suite bath also boasts a luxurious tub with wide windows that provide picturesque views and a frameless shower featuring two separate shower heads.
Accessible from the primary bedroom, this quaint, brick-walled patio overlooks the verdant backyard and in-ground pool, perfect for endless conversations with loved ones or savoring quiet alone time with a nice and fresh air.
The walk-in closet of your dreams! It has a tremendous amount of space for clothes and personal storage with four long hanging rods and a five-level built-in shelving unit.
Located at the second level of the home is a well-lit and comfortable casual sitting room. A copious amount of natural light from the picture window provides a nice contrast to the dark-hued walls.
This 17x14 second-floor bedroom has oversized windows that allow ample natural light to flood the space. It's equipped with deluxe carpet flooring and a built-in floor-to-ceiling dresser that adjoins a door leading to a full bath.
A classic monochrome-themed full bath with marble-topped counters and double sinks. The glass-enclosed shower features sophisticated marble flooring.
This 17x14 bedroom is perfect for a child or can be used as a guest room. Equipped with carpet flooring throughout, it has plenty of natural light and ample closet space.
This full bath has a generous vanity space, a walk-in shower, and marble flooring. A south-facing clerestory window provides natural light for this room as well.
One of three secondary bedrooms on the second floor with ample room for a huge bed, cabinets, shelves, and other bedroom essentials.
Spacious full bathroom connected to the secondary bedroom with a single sink and built-in cabinetry. Shower tub combination with marble details and unique designer tiled flooring complete the simple yet chic finish.
The glass door in the living room leads to an open-air deck accentuated with wooden flooring and equipped with built-in grills. This space is perfect for fun barbecues with friends and family during warm summer nights!
The patio has ample space for outdoor gatherings. Leading to the courtyard and the pool, this area provides a perfect transition to the indoor and outdoor living spaces of this property.
Imagine entertaining your guests in this lovely bricked patio leading to the backyard. Guests can live it up on the wide-open courtyard, or sit back and relax on the more intimate patio.
The gorgeous expansive courtyard leading to the heated pool is the ideal outdoor living space. Carefully maintained bamboo and other mature trees provide both shade and privacy. The manicured landscaping and ample green surfaces make the area look vibrant and inviting.
From this view, notice how the two second-floor patios have an incredible view of the picturesque backyard and serene pool. Imagine waking up or sipping your morning coffee with this view.
The exquisite, sparkling pool is surrounded by lush landscaping. Whether it's to take a morning dip, a late-night swim, or splashing around with friends, this pool exudes a magnetic appeal that is one of the captivating highlights of this home.
This spacious and fully fenced backyard is the perfect space for leisure and entertainment. The stunning pool serves as the focal point of this private backyard oasis.
The living room's glass double doors lead to this outdoor space with well-kept greenery, offering a nice area to step out and bask in the sunlight or enjoy the fresh air.
The auto driveway gate adds an extra layer of protection to this property. The driveway leads to a convenient 3-car garage with automatic doors. Notice the excellent use of space as the driveway also doubles as a makeshift basketball court.
Towering glass windows throughout the first floor provide excellent views of the perfectly manicured and well-maintained outdoor spaces. Big picture windows on the second floor allow natural light to flood upstairs living spaces.
The automatic gate that allows entrance to the property gives a welcome sense of security. The spacious driveway leads to a 3-door attached garage.
The paved walkway from the curb leads to the entry double doors. The brick veneer and wood exterior lend an unrivaled elegance to this house.
This property is conveniently located near trails, playgrounds, picnic areas, and gardens that offer outstanding outdoor entertainment. Less than a mile away, you can take a leisurely stroll to the famous Hermann Park that features a variety of facilities and entertainment hotspots, including a golf course, the Houston Zoo, and the Houston Garden Center.
This home, with its eye-catching details, architectural elements, and high-end finishes is sure to impress any guest. It is also conveniently located in a fantastic inner loop location. The district is located between two of Houston’s major business and employment centers, including downtown and the Medical Center. Other key districts such as the Galleria and Upper Kirby/Greenway Plaza are also minutes away.
A timeless, modern masterpiece, nestled in the exclusive Boulevard Oaks area, with palatial grounds, resort-style pool, 3-car garage & refined features. A sunken living room with entertaining patio & soaring ceiling beckons you with dramatic flair. Natural light & textures intertwine elegantly, showcasing tall walls of windows, a floating fire-glass fireplace, dark hardwood floors & glass-enclosed staircase with open, ebony treads. The open floor plan perfectly hosts intimate conversations or generous gathe;A timeless, modern masterpiece, nestled in the exclusive Boulevard Oaks area, with palatial grounds, resort-style pool, 3-car garage & refined features. A sunken living room with entertaining patio & soaring ceiling beckons you with dramatic flair. Natural light & textures intertwine elegantly, showcasing tall walls of windows, a floating fire-glass fireplace, dark hardwood floors & glass-enclosed staircase with open, ebony treads. The open floor plan perfectly hosts intimate conversations or generous gathe
A timeless, modern masterpiece, nestled in the exclusive Boulevard Oaks area, with palatial grounds, resort-style pool, 3-car garage & refined features. A sunken living room with entertaining patio & soaring ceiling beckons you with dramatic flair. Natural light & textures intertwine elegantly, showcasing tall walls of windows, a floating fire-glass fireplace, dark hardwood floors & glass-enclosed staircase with open, ebony treads. The open floor plan perfectly hosts intimate conversations or generous gatherings. A chef’s kitchen displays top-of-the-line appliances, honed granite counters & a marble waterfall kitchen island. The primary suite with private anteroom & patio boasts a marble encrusted bath with steam shower. Three supplementary guest rooms, a casual sitting room & additional patio complete upstairs. With excellent access to the Medical Center, Rice University & The Village, Greenway Plaza & Downtown, this iconic estate offers serenity & minimalistic luxury at its best.
Days on Market: 191 Day(s)
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Breakfast Room, Den, Family Room, Formal Dining, Formal Living, Media, Study/Library, Utility Room in House,
Carpet, Marble Floors, Stone, Wood
Double Sinks, Primary Bath + Separate Shower, Primary w/Tub
All Bedrooms Up
Convection Oven, Electric Oven
2 Staircases, Alarm System - Owned, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Dryer Included, Fire/Smoke Alarm, High Ceiling, Intercom System, Refrigerator Included, Washer Included, Wet Bar
Built Up, Other
Slab on Builders Pier
Private Pool Desc:
Heated, In Ground
Brick Veneer, Other, Wood
Auto Driveway Gate, Auto Garage Door Opener
Public Sewer, Public Water
Back Yard, Back Yard Fenced, Fully Fenced, Patio/Deck, Sprinkler System
Lot Size: 18,700 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