Secluded 2.5 wooded acres, this Neoclassical, close-in Memorial-area chateau is a masterpiece of luxury and refinement surrounded by private, park-like grounds. The 27,000-plus square foot chateau is designed for elegant entertaining and the display of museum-quality art. Amenities include lavish gilt and delicately-wrought, hand painted detail; meticulously reproduced period moldings; white marble tile and inlaid, hand scraped hardwood floors; antique boiserie, chandeliers, and marble fireplaces. Expertly proportioned principle rooms include a gallery/reception hall, Versailles Room/salon, dining room, music room, east gallery hall, family room, sun room, and breakfast/informal dining room. The kitchen is elegant offering an island, extensive butler’s pantry, and an additional catering kitchen. The setting and architecture evoke the grandeur of Versailles and the art-filled mansions of Paris’ 16th arrondissement.
Situated on a gated 3+ acre bayou lot in River Oaks, this residence accommodates a luxurious lifestyle for everyday living, entertaining, and professional requirements. Anchored by the enormous, triple-height, marble and glass reception hall, the first floor encompasses the elegant formal living and dining salons for well more than 200 guests; a professional-grade, eat-in kitchen extensively equipped to service household gatherings or entertainment of any size. Positioned on the second floor, the sumptuous master suite offers the luxuries of space and privacy with a pair of serene bedrooms served by two full magnificently appointed full baths; bespoke dressing areas; lavish, custom fitted closets; a fitness center/beauty salon; and two balconies. Additions include a resort-style pool, spa, and fully equipped entertaining cabana, a separate summer kitchen with pizza oven and bar; a gazebo with commercial hibachi grill and exceptional children's play areas.
Situated on 1.5+ acres, this close-in Memorial estate was designed by Ed Eubanks, AIA with attention to every detail. Cross the stone walled ravine bridge to enter this European style villa. Glass encased front doors open to reception hall with 25' ceilings. Living room with coffered ceiling, clerestory windows and prominent fireplace is a central entertaining area. A sunken onyx-clad bar services this area and the central gallery. The dining room is anchored by walnut floors and an imposing limestone fireplace. Kitchen and family dining area with barrel vaulted brick ceiling, alder cabinets, marble countertops, and a true chefs kitchen! The 1000+ bottle wine cellar is ideal for the wine collector. Exquisite first floor master suite with customized closets, resplendent views, private office, and luxurious baths. Entertain outdoors with the resort-style pool, air conditioned loggia, summer kitchen, herb garden, and putting green. Enjoy the vacation lifestyle in the comforts of home!
Palladian Style Villa on approximately 3.7 gated acres, 3 Bedroom Guest House, entertaining pavilion, pool, and stables with quarters were custom designed and completed in 2017. Palatial entry with custom ironwork opens to banquet-sized dining room and library. State-of-the-art kitchen is adjacent to service kitchen. Master bedroom features expansive private terrace, dual bathrooms, dressing rooms and custom couture-worthy closets, morning room, and study. 5-car garage and 2 Porte-Cocheres
Magnificent Memorial Estate approx. 1.5 acres in Sherwood Forest. Ed Eubanks design blends old world European grandeur & elegance in a serene, private setting. Iron & glass doors open to Reception Gallery w/ 28-ft. ceilings, grand staircase & extended vista of the veranda, terraces, pool pavilion through French doors. 1st floor feats. Library w/ adjoining Bar/Lounge, Formal Living Rm, Climate-controlled Wine Rm, Formal Dining Rm, Breakfast Rm w/ Butler’s Bar, Kitchen open to Family Rm, Summer Kitchen w/ fireplace. 2nd floor feats. Master Suite w/ antique fireplace, study, dressing rooms, luxurious bath, & private terrace. 4 en-suite Secondary Bedrms, Media Rm, & Utility. 3rd floor flex space/playroom. Crestron Home automation + Security/Surveillance + Elevator. Heated pool/spa surrounded by slate terraces, pavilion w/ fireplace. Circular driveway, large motor court w/ 1/2 court basketball, 2-car porte-cochere & 2 car garage w/ ground level Guest Quarters & Guest Apartment above.
This elegant Renaissance-styled home with multi-tiered gardens, fountains and terraces is situated on a corner lot in Houston's prestigious guarded and gated luxury community of Stablewood. Gracefully appointed interiors with classic 18th century architectural design features created by master craftsman co-exist harmoniously with whole-house state-of-the-art sophisticated electronic, audio, and energy-efficient systems. Designed for entertaining on a grand scale, the exquisite first floor interiors open to over 150 linear feet of gracious gallery porches across the rear that terrace down to pool level. All bedrooms with outdoor balconies and the sumptuous and private 5,000 sq ft* master suite is enviably luxurious.
Welcome to Groveland. This historically registered landmark estate exemplifies the timeless Regency design & classic proportions of celebrated architect Birdsall Briscoe. Situated on over an acre of impeccably landscaped grounds & enhanced by majestic oaks framing the regal exterior facade. Respectfully & immaculately restored by the current owner utilizing the finest materials resulting in numerous accolades & publication features. Estate boasts 3 dwellings w/ 5 gardens, including grand lawns.
Sensational new construction by Al Ross Luxury Homes was designed for comfortable, sophisticated living & grand-scale entertaining. No expense was spared & no detail missed. Smart home with Control 4 home automation, LED lighting (Lutron system) & extensive speaker system. Showcased are the finest European materials, over-sized rooms, elegant features & finishes. Italian porcelain floors w/metal & wood inlays, Venetian plaster walls, one-of-a-kind chandeliers & Italian porcelain counters. Chef's kitchen w/3 ovens, top-of-the-line appliances, custom built cabinetry & a huge island make it a pleasure to cook your favorite dinners. Large light-filled home w/soaring ceilings, elegant & refined master suite with its own den and a master bath that wraps you in luxury, gorgeous formals, and a backyard with a 100 year old oak tree that boasts a heated pool & spa, and a cabana with a summer kitchen. This home must be seen to be fully appreciated. It is a stunning masterpiece.
The pinnacle of light, luxury and stunning views awaits you in this incredible space atop Houston’s most enviable address. This 7,900 square foot penthouse boasts sophisticated style. The large terrace enhances the allure of this one-of-a-kind residence with unparalleled, spectacular views. The 14’ floor to ceiling glass walls provide incredible natural light and will take your breath away. Nestled on nearly 3 acres of beautiful grounds, The River Oaks is a modern and sophisticated luxury condominium; designed by Internationally acclaimed Lauren Rottet. Paper City magazine has stated, “The River Oaks is the most anticipated new high-rise of the decade, possibly of the last 30 years within River Oaks”. 5-star level service and amenities that include: two resort style pools, pet grooming spa and dog park, massage therapy room, yoga/Pilates studio, fitness center with Peleton bike, valet parking and white glove concierge service. Call and schedule your private presentation.
Rare opportunity to acquire a remarkable River Oaks estate situated on over 1.3+ acres combining a spectacular setting with a highly coveted location. The main house, originally designed by Robert W. Maurice, has undergone a significant renovation and well-executed expansion offering exceptional entertaining capabilities continuing a distinguished history of social significance. Refined interiors showcase the surrounding park-like setting further enhanced by expansive verandas and a magnificent screened-in pool terrace connecting to a sizable detached pool house with central bar and separate changing rooms. Master Suite up with veranda access and luxurious bath complete with custom dressing areas. 2 Secondary Bedrooms located both upstairs and down. Elevator-installed. Home Generator. Extensive off-street parking with circular driveway and porte-cochere leading to a motor court with additional covered parking and 3-car garage with adjoining ground-level quarters.
Designed by Merge Architects, The Bravais is an exploration of the relationship between location, topography, form & material. Utilizing a design strategy of merging & overlapping volumes, this 8,600 sqft, 7 bedroom home mirrors the unique bayou-ravine grounds in a meeting between geometry and geography. Formed from fourteen folded planes, The Bravais rises like a sculpture where materials including metal, concrete, stone, wood, & steel juxtapose & work to create & imply spatial divisions. Amenities include 2 kitchens, Owner's wing, 2 downstairs suites, 2-story foyer & living, game, media, elevator, 4 car garage & full home automation. With thousands of sqft in outdoor entertaining spaces, the residence is enjoyed equally from the exterior as interior. Outdoor features include a 2-story gazebo (full kitchen & bath), koi pond, half-court basketball (doubles as valet parking), numerous patios/courtyards/balconies, & a 60’ infinity-edge waterfall pool which falls into the bayou below.
Step inside this magnificent French Estate sitting on one acre in River Oaks' Tall Timbers. Whether entertaining hundreds in the lavishly appointed interior or experiencing the quiet serenity of the French style gardens and courtyard fountain, this residence embodies quality, luxury and attention to detail. With five luxurious bedrooms, quarters, nine full and 2 partial baths, no element has been overlooked.