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.
Escape to the English countryside in the heart of Houston at The Manor on Carnarvon. A quintessential, classic country estate, designed with extraordinary quality taking inspiration from some of Europe’s finest appointments and details. Situated on over four acres, this masterpiece mansion arranged over three floors, is meticulously crafted so every room looks over the park-like grounds and parterre gardens. Crafted in the finest luxury details, gold gilded accents, patina wall panels, silk upholstered walls, vaulted ceilings, authentic walnut flooring and French antique fountains. No detail or expense has been spared, one of Houston’s most esteemed estates, private and secure, a wonderful blend of both intimacy and a place for gathering and entertaining.
Piney Point custom modern on 8.7 acres, designed by Stern & Bucek, this 14,868 sq. ft. home is on a private point overlooking Buffalo Bayou. Constructed of commercial quality steel, cast concrete, zinc siding and 40% storm resistant floor to ceiling glass, this home sets a new bar and provides privacy, nature and ever changing vistas. Exceptional details, materials and finishes. Primary bedroom suite on main level with 3 additional bedrooms on second level. Elevator. Olympic quality gym.
Modern masterpiece situated on two private acres in the heart of close-in Memorial, 9030 Sandringham is truly one-of-a-kind. An art enthusiast, entertaining, sports lovers dream, this estate has absolutely everything. At 21,738sf, 8 bedrooms, and 14 bathrooms, the home is the finest contemporary Houston estate offered for sale in decades. The amenities and custom finishes are boundless. A chef-caliber kitchen with Miele appliances and luxury aluminum Fleetwood windows & doors, a half-size basketball court, batting cage, serene resort-style pool with outdoor loggia & entertainment pavilion, wood burning pizza oven, top-of-the-line gym with Roma steam shower, 10 seat home theater, a stunning and spacious raised wine grotto for the ultimate wine collector, a hair salon with hydraulic height adjustable leather salon chair and shampoo bowl, you must experience this home to grasp the resort like setting. The standard for luxury has been raised by Sullivan Stevens Henry Orgerro & Associates.
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
Situated on a prime 2+ acre wooded lot at the end of a cul-de-sac in close-in Memorial, this Neoclassical residence’s Palladian proportions, soaring ceilings, and light-filled interior vistas offer architectural grandeur and design. Elegantly appointed estate with hand-selected de-Gournay wall coverings, book-matched Carrara marble floors, and platinum and gold-plated door handles. Shielded by thick woodland, this property’s exceptional seclusion is remarkable given its location two miles from Uptown Houston and easy access to downtown. The home features: 3 levels, 5 bedrooms, 8 full baths, 3 half baths, a private 2 bedroom guest quarters, master suite with sitting room and spa-like master bath, formal dining, study/home office, wine cellar, wine dining room, family room, 6 fireplaces, lounge with full bar, exercise room and sauna, and four car garage. Heated pool plus 9,800 sq. ft. of covered terraces and patio.
Nestled on 7.28 acres (hcad) of private forest sits the Chateau Cocomar in Champions, a spectacular estate of over 37,000 sf (survey) modeled after the glorious architecture of Normandy. Impeccably maintained grounds with majestic Italian fountain and enchanting gazebo encompass the property and lead you up to the brilliance of the Chateau. Marble flooring and antique fixtures imported from Europe throughout. Magnificent rooms, soaring ceilings and incredible natural light highlighted by a stately first floor ballroom, stunning library and lavish chambers. Highly appointed chef’s kitchen offers everything needed to throw extravagant dinner parties. Grand ballroom and spacious terrace highlight the 2nd floor. Elevator to all floors including the basement. 7 private suites along with billiard room. Originally built as a single family residence and currently a private event venue that can accommodate nearly 1000 guests. Ample parking for all with circular driveway for easy valet service.
An enchanting estate encompassing nearly two acres in scale comprised of three separate structures consisting of a magnificent Manor House (*11,874 sq. ft.), a 2-Bedroom Guest Cottage (*817 sq. ft.), and a palatial Entertainment Pavilion (*4,597 sq. ft.) with Conservatory and grand Ballroom which alternatively serves as an Automotive Showroom. The original residence recently underwent a total renovation, reconfiguration, and expansion with gated entry garden leading to refined living spaces further enhanced by the grand-scale entertainment capabilities afforded by the auxiliary dwellings. Extensive parking with circular driveway, multiple gated motor courts, and 5-car main house garage in addition to the pavilion’s potential for 6-car capacity. A rare and regal retreat privately located near the end of a coveted cul-de-sac in prestigious Hunters Creek Village. (*per Seller). VIRTUAL TOUR IN LINKS.
This Classic Georgian-style estate designed by Harrie T. Lindberg and John Staub in 1921 for the D.D. Peden family is situated behind the gates of Shadyside in one of Houston’s most exquisite communities. Comprised of a select 17 homes this jewel is situated on just under two acres. Ageless old Oaks and impeccably groomed landscape surround this one of a kind architectural masterpiece.
MANOIR D’OURLANE–an enchanting fusion of French elegance and chic, contemporary vision. From the moment of arrival, a masterful balance between grandiose architectural elements & understated details set the tone for this estate. The Great Room’s collapsing window walls open to the Loggia, redefining the essence of indoor/outdoor living. Antique doors and Murano fixtures embellish the Dining Room, paired with a distinctive bar & 1,000+ bottle showcase cellar. Main Kitchen & Keeping Room flanked by adjoining Catering Kitchen and Summer Kitchen. 12-car garage, generous closets & glass ceiling on F2 landing provides ample room to display fine collections. Expansive Owner’s Suite offers the ultimate in relaxation & seclusion w/lounge, wet bar & a dual-shower, glass-paneled wet room with soaking tub overlooking a private courtyard. F2 w/6 ensuite BRs, game room, gym & multiple storage areas. Over 12,000 SF—7 BRs, 8 full/4 half baths, gym, game room, 2 utility, 5 fireplaces, 12-car garage.
With formal proportions & classic-meets-modern design, 3024 Del Monte Dr is a stately new construction by Fifty Seventh + 7th, the Signature Division of Carnegie Homes. This 6BR Robert Dame-designed estate is a new icon in River Oaks. Inspired by classic Parisian dwellings, interiors by Contour Design are rich w/timeless details including wall molding, stunning parquetry hardwoods, & high ceilings. Modern details including floor-to-ceiling iron window systems, extensive marble, & full automation. The floor plan includes a formal entry flanked by exquisite dining&library, both w/fireplaces. Open to the window-lined family rm, the kitchen features top of the line upgrades including a La Canche range. Separate catering kitchen, wine rm, & bar are designed for large-scale entertaining.Bedrooms up, including the luxurious Primary w/plaster pitched ceiling, fireplace, private patio, & Calacatta spa retreat. Exterior features incl. a loggia w/kitchen+fireplace, & pool+spa w/covered terrace
Occupying the entire western half of the 19th floor with north, south and west exposure gives you a once in a lifetime opportunity to customize your dream home in the sky. This 6,200 square foot penthouse (with 2,206 square foot balcony) boasts sophisticated style with 13' floor-to-ceiling glass walls throughout filled with abundant sunshine entering the north-facing great room, dining and study viewing the River Oaks and downtown Houston. Design your one-of-kind gem with 4 bedrooms and five and half baths. The kitchen opens onto the abundant terrace with glass doors enhancing sunsets and spectacular unobstructed views. The River Oaks provides a level of class nestled on three-acres of pristine landscaping. Live the lifestyle with an exceptional 24-hour concierge and doorman, gracious pool, soaking tub, private guest suites, pet-grooming spa, dog park, massage room, yoga/Pilates studio and state-of-the-art fitness center. Call today for a private viewing.