Exquisite River Oaks home built by noted architect Cameron Fairchild in 1938. Its timeless architecture continues to impress today. The traditional brick home showcases grand formals, an exquisite powder room and water closet, 4-bedrooms, 4 baths and sits on 1.4+ acres of lush grounds. Four fireplaces accent the living spaces, while an open, airy design provides wonderful panoramic views of the impressive gardens. The estate features several outdoor sitting areas, mature trees, three fountains, a sustainable watergarden, a formal garden, a rose garden and a white garden. Throughout the years, the owners have preserved many unique original elements and added numerous modern improvements. Other buildings on the property include a garage apartment with a kitchen over a three car garage, separate laundry facility and a greenhouse. 1001 Kirby Drive represents a unique opportunity to be only the third owner of this prestigious home and corner property with significant acreage in River Oaks.
30 The Neighborhood Of River Oaks East In Houston, TX
The epitome of refined sophistication, this warm Santa Barbara style home is situated on one of the coveted River Oaks courtyards. Replete with numerous high-end & antique additions, including reclaimed hardwoods & beams and designer lighting throughout. Inside, the living room with stunning gas-log fireplace flows off the entry, as the wide gallery leads to the beautiful kitchen with Miele, SubZero, and Wolf range. Stunning dining room with sparkling pool views, as well as a cozy study. Upstairs, the breathtaking primary retreat features 150-year-old antique floors, a spa-like bath with soaking tub & shower, dual vanities, heated floors & bedroom-sized closet, as well as two light & bright ensuite secondaries. Up top is a light-filled gameroom with full bath. Enjoy indoor/outdoor living with sparkling pool, multiple lounge areas & manicured gardens by Thompson + Hanson. Amenities include multi-camera security system, intercom system, elevator & private gated entry to garage.
This is a fabulous opportunity to own a piece of River Oaks history on prestigious Kirby Drive! Situated on almost 1/2 acre, 929 Kirby would make a great building site or a superb renovation project for someone with a love of beautiful architecture. The home is fully bricked and has a traditional floor plan. The property has quarters over the detached two-car garage and can be fully gated. Opportunity awaits at 929 Kirby!
Lovingly restored, this historic Landmark was originally designed by prolific Houston architects Hiram Salisbury & George McHale. Stately brick exterior accentuates the English Tudor architecture & highlights the lush grounds. Upon entry, lovely formal living greets you with a wood-burning fireplace. Casual living areas include the den that opens to a cozy sunroom, the chefs island kitchen features Thermador appliances, quartz countertops & backsplash & breakfast room. Elegant dining room off of the kitchen features a beautiful chandelier & French doors to the patio. Upstairs, primary retreat w/ Carrara spa-like bath, two secondaries with ensuite, & a spacious game room. Above the detached two car garage is a spacious guest quarters, including a 1st floor bedroom & half bath & 2nd floor flex space with kitchenette, full bath & balcony. The backyard is an entertainers delight w/ low maintenance turf & decking as well as several outdoor living vignettes offering ample space for guests.
Located on one of River Oaks' most iconic streets sits an exquisite home designed by renowned architect, Hiram Salisbury. This traditional, brick home boasts an elegant floorplan ideal for hosting formal dinner parties, enjoying a quiet family dinner overlooking the shaded back yard, or even just enjoying a glass of wine in the cellar! Built in 1929, and thoughtfully updated over the years, you'll appreciate the fine details throughout including gorgeous hardwood floors, plaster walls, period lighting, and great kitchen with stainless appliances and oversized pantry. We have the charm of yesteryear but blended seamlessly with the conveniences of today. And you'll definitely enjoy working from home in this well appointed library off the foyer. Upstairs is four bedrooms including a beautiful primary suite with its own fireplace, cathedral ceilings, light-filled bath and two walk-in closets. Full quarters in rear offer additional office/study space! And walkable to Buffalo Bayou Park!!
Timeless treasure in River Oaks recognized as a Houston Historical Landmark that effortlessly combines traditional elements with todays modern conveniences. Main house features gracious formals, sunroom overlooking garden and pool, den, island kitchen, upstairs game room with fireplace and full bath, 3 guest rooms, primary bedroom with sitting area or office with separate baths and closets. Heated pool surrounded by the manicured gardens features a half bath, cabana with wet bar topped with garage apartment offering living, kitchenette, bedroom and full bath (572 sqft per Appraisal). Gated motor court off 2-car garage offers additional parking. Noteworthy details include: marble countertops, high-end kitchen appliances, refinished hardwoods, casement windows, custom shades, 2 woodburning fireplaces, separate staircases, large utility room and outdoor dining area. All per seller.
This one-story brick home fronts Stanmore and sides to a beautiful Stanmore Courtyard. The driveway off Stanmore takes you to the attached two car garage of this home. The front door opens to a formal entry with a cased opening to a large and very nice paneled living/family room with a fireplace flanked by book/display shelving over cabinet storage. French door and windows overlook and open to a private courtyard. The kitchen opens to a breakfast room with built-ins overlooking a back patio area that leads to a gate opening to the Stanmore Courtyard. A cozy sunroom with a window seat connects the breakfast room to the formal dining room. Two bedrooms and two baths with the primary bedroom enjoying courtyard and patio views. The property measures 120 feet on Stanmore and the back property line by an average depth of 70.5 feet.
Stunning new construction home by Leitch Properties in desirable River Oaks. High end transitional home featuring high ceilings, white oak hardwoods throughout and large backyard with room for a pool. Open floor plan living that leads into the chefs kitchen with an oversized island, Wolf/Subzero appliances and butlers pantry. Custom steal doors overlook the covered back patio and summer kitchen. Dramatic entry staircase leads you up to the 2nd floor which features the oversized primary bedroom, with a walk-in closet and a spa like bathroom. Connected to the primary bedroom is a balcony perfect for relaxing in the Texas sun. All four secondary guest rooms have en suite baths and walk-in closets. The third floor is the perfect flex room with a wet bar that could be used as a secondary office, zoom room or movie den. Home has an elevator and oversized garage with epoxy flooring. Central location and walkable to River Oaks shopping center.
Beautifully updated River Oaks home with an idyllic garden setting backyard. *Not included in the sq ft*: a charming enclosed porch connects the 325 ft guest quarters (could be 1 or 2 bds, with 1 full bath.) As well as a 12x10 basement that provides a TON of storage, plus a large wine storage area. Kitchen features marble counter tops/backsplash, Subzero appliances & Viking gas range. Equipped with a whole home generator. Dining room and sunroom enjoy views of a cobblestone fountain in a serene atrium. Hardwoods throughout, professional coating on the garage floor. Original backyard hardscape done by landscape architect Pat Fleming. Primary bath, guest quarters, wine storage, landscaping updated (2011) Kitchen (2016) ACs (2014 & 2019) Walkable to so many restaurants and shops on West Gray. This is a charming, updated River Oaks home, right in the heart of town! *updates per seller *room sizes approx.
Traditional, custom-built home situated among one of River Oaks courtyards in a park-like setting. Home features classic details such as formal dining & living rooms w/ crown molding, hardwoods & casement windows offering gorgeous courtyard views. Family room open to breakfast & kitchen w/ French doors that open to pool & screened-in patio w/ built-in grill & fireplace. Island kitchen is built for entertaining w/ sleek granite counters & top-of-the-line appliances: Wolf, Bosch, Sub-Zero. Off kitchen is mudroom, 2-car garage, walk-in pantry & butlers open to dining w/ sink & disposal, warming drawer & 2nd dishwasher. Upstairs Primary bed has sitting area & marble-clad bath, double sinks, separate walk-in closets. 2nd floor also offers 2 guest beds w/ adjoining office, utility & media. 3rd floor bedrm w/ full bath. Other amenities: plans for ELEVATOR to 2nd flr, turfed side yard w/ putting green, heated pool, pool bath, automated lighting system, recessed speakers. All Per Seller.
Magnificent architecture delights your senses in this French villa inspired recent construction in River Oaks-only the finest quality fixtures and finishes; fabulous ceilings; exquisite white oak European wood floors. Mirador group has designed a home for today's lifestyle. Lower level is perfect for working from home/virtual learning. Relax or entertain in the great room with its own kitchen area and wine room+guest room or media room. Open concept first floor living room opens to loggia, dining room and gourmet kitchen; high-end appliances-44" AGA range. Second floor has two guest suites; den/library; laundry and private vestibule to the primary suite where soaring ceilings and marble bathroom complete this ethereal living experience. Control4-elevator ready-generator-water filtration. Lock and leave/low maintenance-walk to River Oaks shopping and eateries. Close to Downtown. Easy access to Medical Center, museums, schools & all the benefits of living inside the loop.
Stunning River Oaks heritage home tastefully renovated in 2020* with easy access to stores, restaurants, Downtown, Medical Center & Memorial Park. Amazing chefs kitchen equipped with Le Cornue French range, beautiful granite countertops and custom cabinetry. Recent flooring, elevator, landscaping, roof and much more! Huge primary bedroom with plenty of natural light and privacy. Primary bath with marble bathroom counters, jetted-tub, large separate shower and Italian mirrors. Optional downstairs primary bedroom, guest suite or home office. Gated motor court parking in front with space for two full size vehicles and private drive access to two car garage parking. Zoned to highly rated River Oaks Elementary (Buyer to verify eligibility). Washer/Dryer are included.* Dont miss this exquisite lock and leave with a wonderful location. *Per Seller
Tucked in the back of a quiet and coveted courtyard in River Oaks is this wonderful brick and cedar shake home. Bell Neuhaus AIA extensively remodeled this home in 1989. It was featured previously in Houston Home and Gardens, as well as New Decorating Book by Better Homes and Garden see public attachments. Remodeled with the active family in mind: it has three bedrooms up and formals, den and oustnding kitchen. Two master bedrooms and third bedroom upstairs. Downstairs fourth bedroom (or quarters) with a full bath and a previous dark room is now a butlers pantry. Home to be sold in current condition. It is an estate sale. Owner will need a 2 month lease back after closing,
An oasis in the city! This River Oaks home features an impressive atrium entry, open floor plan with expansive walls for art, and ample room to entertain. Wine room has a 2500-3000 bottle capacity. The dual island kitchen and breakfast room offer beautiful views of the lush patio and lagoon pool with waterfall feature. Custom brass railing adorns the floating staircase ascends to the landing with treetop views of the living area. Spacious master suite with private deck and recently updated master bath. Two water closets, glass enclosed steam shower, and an exceptional master closet plus access to an upstairs utility. A private study completes this retreat. The space transitions to a wonderful secondary suite that could be utilized as a second study, workout room, bedroom and accesses upstairs break & beverage bar, full bath bonus room with additional access to the balcony, Generator, mosquito system, two EV charging stations, and much more!
This cleared and level lot fronts a beautiful Stanmore courtyard with two majestic oak trees on the courtyard frontage. The lot measures 60 feet wide on the courtyard/park frontage by 120 feet deep and 70 feet wide on the back driveway side of the property. The driveway is accessed from Stanmore. A wonderful opportunity to build and live in River Oaks.
Situated on a non-thru street corner beneath towering oaks is a unique, 1-story home w/ state-of-the-art upgrades & open flrplan. Euro-style octagonal entry leads to the intimate living rm lined w/ plaid wool covered walls + Ultra suede wainscot. Pocket doors reveal a double-sided bar open to den w/ edge-lighted shelving & mounted TV. Across entry is guest rm w/ updated bath & pool access. Main living area consists of den & fml dining, raised ceilings & wood-burning fireplace w/ SS trim. French doors open to separate outdoor areas including a 70 ft(approx) lap pool w/ granite deck & water wall. Updated kitchen showcases waterfall island w/ bar seating, modern cabinetry, &equipped w/SS appliances such as Bosch induction cooktop & SubZero 120 bottle wine cooler. Primary bed has pool & garden views, 2 walk-in closets & bath with overflowing tub for 2, double-vanity, heated floors & walk-in shower. Other amenities: Lutron light system, generator,SS gutters& custom details. All per seller
Magnificent Mediterranean residence situated on a 20,320+/- sq ft wooded lot in River Oaks. Elegant open entertaining areas with antique oak hardwood floors and high ceilings. Beautiful Segreto walls, exquisite fixtures throughout. Formals, Library, wine storage, elevator to three floors. Chefs Kitchen with stainless appliances. Primary Bedroom with spacious Primary Bath, two closets (Programme Martin), three additional Guest Bedrooms en suite, fourth Guest Bedroom en suite could be Quarters or Gameroom, third level Guest Bedroom en suite. Outdoor pool with fountain, gazebo with fireplace and kitchen. This home is a jewel!