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Originally built in 1935, this Hiram Salisbury home was taken down to the studs and thoughtfully rebuilt and expanded in 2017 by the current owners with Robert Dame architect. This registered Houston landmark home is the perfect combination of historic-character and modern-function. Plaster Walls, original exposed brick, wide planked hardwoods down with reclaimed original hardwoods up, antique solid wood beams, vaulted ceilings in all upstairs bedrooms, den, and game room, Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, and other amazing features throughout. Expansive windows and doors allow seamless flow to the wrap-around back patio, and the 100+ year old oaks shading the spacious yard create an unmatched entertaining experience. Close to the River Oaks Shopping Center and the hike and bike trail. This truly is a special home.
Geo Market Area:
River Oaks Area
Building Sq Ft:
5,710
Legal Description:
LT 24 BLK 52 RIVER OAKS SEC 3
Sq Ft Source:
Appraisal District
Stories:
2
Year Built:
1935
Year Built Source:
Appraisal District
Garage Spaces:
2

Location

Subdivision:
River Oaks Sec 03
Zip Code Extension:
1504
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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