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This early American Style home sits beautifully on one of the Stanmore Courtyards in River Oaks. Awesome park setting with specimen oaks and mature landscaping surrounding the home. Formal entry with stairs to second level. Living room with fireplace and cased opening to large den/family room with built-ins and French doors overlooking the backyard and recently updated bluestone patio. Kitchen with stainless appliances, butcher block counters and great pantry space has swinging door into formal dining room with park views. Home office/workout room with beamed ceiling and fenced backyard views. Saltillo tile floor in laundry area with deep stainless sink. Back door to covered carport with automatic driveway gate. Large storage closet for bikes, etc.. Fenced dog run. Upstairs to master bedroom and bath with double sinks, separate tub and shower. Walk-in closet. Two additional bedrooms share a nice bath with a tub/shower. Many updates including all new water lines. A fine home.
Geo Market Area:
River Oaks Area
Building Sq Ft:
3,284
Legal Description:
LT 22 BLK 41 RIVER OAKS SEC 1
Sq Ft Source:
Appraisal
Stories:
2
Year Built:
1941
Year Built Source:
Appraisal District
Carport Spaces:
2

Location

Subdivision:
River Oaks
Legal Subdivision:
River Oaks
Zip Code Extension:
3423
State:
TX
County:
Harris

Schools

Elementary:
RIVER OAKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (HOUSTON)
Middle:
LANIER MIDDLE SCHOOL
High:
LAMAR HIGH SCHOOL (HOUSTON)
District:
Houston
In City Limits:
Unknown
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River Oaks

Nestled in the heart of Houston. This elegant, architecturally pleasing subdivision is highly recognized by the magnificent mansions that line the streets and boulevards of this well respected community. Home to many CEOs, board directors, and entrepreneurs, River Oaks has earned its reputation of being one of Houston’s most exclusive neighborhoods.

Developed on approximately 1,200 acres in the early 1920s by William Hogg and his associate, Hugh Potter, the real estate here offers shady boulevards, spacious, meticulously landscaped lawns and breathtaking bayou views. Bordered by Buffalo Bayou to the north, Westheimer to the south, Shepherd Drive to the east and East Briar Hollow Lane to the west, its “close in” location is just four miles from the Central Business District.

Many of its original homes were designed by nationally recognized architects of the era, such as John F. Staub and Birdsall Briscoe. One magnificent example, “Bayou Bend,” was built by William Hogg’s sister, Ima. She later donated it and its extensive collection of early American furnishings and antiques and renowned gardens to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Another Staub-designed home, “Rienzi,” was similarly donated to MFAH in the 1990s.

Yet another well-known River Oaks landmark is the River Oaks Country Club. This gracious, highly recognized club is noted for its famous River Oaks Tennis Tournament and the ornamental light presentation during the holiday season.

River Oaks offers a variety of homes, old and new, that fulfill the diverse needs of its residents from grand estates spread across several acres to homes found on smaller plots of land. Whatever the case, River Oaks real estate is rich in history and beauty. Residents of River Oaks enjoy a comfortable, gracious lifestyle unequaled in the Houston area.

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