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DESCRIPTION

Storybook River Oaks estate inspired by castles in the English countryside offers a true sanctuary, tucked away in privacy and seclusion. Set on over 2 acres, this romantic residence has superbly proportioned interiors and masonry carved stone arches assembled of limestone and flooring imported from Cotswold. A stunning 800+ bottle wine cellar features triple barrel vault brick ceilings. The pub-style billiard room with full bar and built-in aquariums includes a state-of-the-art theatre with tiered seating for 8. Serene grounds designed with stately English Tudor parterre gardens includes disappearing fountains, saltwater pool and climatized pavilion with custom summer kitchen. Guests enjoy not only a private wing but also a separate guest cottage with lower-level gym and sauna ensuring the utmost luxury. A styled motor-court and 4 car garage accommodates car lifts. This estate is the perfect blend of formal and informal spaces ideal for comfort, recreation and entertaining.

KEY DETAILS
  • Price:
  • $19,900,000
  • Bedrooms:
  • 6
  • Full Baths:
  • 7
  • Half Baths:
  • 4
  • Square Footage:
  • 18,265
  • Acreage:
  • 2.37
  • Year Built:
  • 2011
  • MLS #:
  • 72293735
  • Street Address:
  • 3996 Inverness Dr
  • City:
  • Houston
  • State:
  • TX
  • Postal Code:
  • 77019
  • County:
  • Harris
  • Area:
  • 16
  • Subarea
  • River Oaks Area
  • Subdivision:
  • River Oaks
  • Listing Status:
  • For Sale - Active

Building

  • Building Faces:
  • South
  • Dwelling Type:
  • Free Standing
  • Exterior Features:
  • Back Yard, Back Yard Fenced, Balcony, Covered Patio/Deck, Cross Fenced, Detached Gar Apt /Quarters, Fully Fenced, Mosquito Control System, Porch, Satellite Dish, Side Yard, Spa/Hot Tub, Sprinkler System
  • Fireplace:
  • Freestanding
  • Flooring:
  • Carpet, Concrete, Slate, Stone, Tile, Wood
  • Foundation:
  • Slab
  • Interior Features:
  • 2 Staircases, Alarm System - Owned, Balcony, Central Vacuum, Crown Molding, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Dryer Included, Elevator, Fire/Smoke Alarm, Formal Entry/Foyer, High Ceiling, Intercom System, Refrigerator Included, Spa/Hot Tub, Split Level, Washer Included, Wet Bar, Wired For Sound
  • Number Of Fireplaces:
  • 6
  • Siding:
  • Brick, Stone, Stucco, Wood
  • Square Footage Source:
  • Appraisal District
  • Stories:
  • 3
  • Style:
  • English
  • Total Building Square Footage:
  • 18265
  • Type Of Roof:
  • Other, Slate
  • Year Built:
  • 2011

Land

  • Approximate Lot Size Range Source:
  • Appraisal District
  • Lot Description:
  • Subdivision Lot
  • Lot Square Footage:
  • 103402

Listing

  • Days On Market:
  • 91
  • Restrictions:
  • Deed Restrictions, Horses Allowed
  • Terms:
  • Cash Sale, Conventional

Money

  • Association Fee:
  • $4,239
  • Association Fee Payment Frequency:
  • Annually
  • Hoa Y/N:
  • 1

Rooms

  • Bedroom Description:
  • All Bedrooms Up, En-Suite Bath, Primary Bed - 2nd Floor, Sitting Area, Walk-In Closet
  • Kitchen:
  • Breakfast Bar, Instant Hot Water, Island W/O Cooktop, Kitchen Open To Family Room, Pantry, Pot Filler, Pots/Pans Drawers, Second Sink, Soft Closing Cabinets, Soft Closing Drawers, Under Cabinet Lighting, Walk-In Pantry
  • Kitchen Counter Top Description:
  • Marble/Granite
  • Master Bathroom Description:
  • Primary Bath: Double Sinks, Primary Bath: Separate Shower, Primary Bath: Soaking Tub, Vanity Area, Primary Bath: Jetted Tub
  • Other Rooms:
  • Breakfast Room, Den, Family Room, Formal Dining, Formal Living, Gameroom Up, Guest Suite, Guest Suite W/Kitchen, Living Area - 1st Floor, Living Area - 2nd Floor, Loft, Media, Quarters/Guest House, Home Office/Study, Utility Room In House, Wine Room
  • Total Rooms:
  • 26

Structures

  • Carport Description:
  • Attached Carport
  • Garage Capacity:
  • 4
  • Number Of Carport Spaces:
  • 2
  • Parking Type:
  • Oversized Garage
  • Pool Description:
  • Gunite, Heated, In Ground, Salt Water

Systems

  • Cooling System:
  • Central Electric, Zoned
  • Energy Description:
  • Attic Fan, Attic Vents, Ceiling Fans, Digital Program Thermostat, Generator, High-Efficiency Hvac, Insulated Doors, Insulated/Low-E Windows, Insulation - Blown Cellulose, Radiant Attic Barrier, Tankless/On-Demand H2o Heater
  • Heating:
  • Central Gas, Heat Pump, Zoned
  • Sewage Type:
  • Public Sewer, Public Water

Source

  • Listing Provided By Douglas Elliman Real Estate

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RIVER OAKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (HOUSTON)
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LANIER MIDDLE SCHOOL
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LAMAR HIGH SCHOOL (HOUSTON)
High School
Public

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