River Oaks Estate
The essence of classic English architecture in the heart of River Oaks. The River Oaks Estate is a true work of art. From the reclaimed Ludowici terracotta tile roof, to the hand-slurried brick exterior, every detail has been carefully planned. Thoughtfully designed interiors have the feel of “Old River Oaks” but updated with a fresh new twist. Fine French and Italian antique lighting blends beautifully with more modern pieces. White oak, sandstone and marble flooring, soled beams, 5 masonry fireplaces, 11′ ceilings. The living room flows effortlessly into the lounge with its soap-stone bar and dual sub-zero wine refrigerators. The family room enjoys beautiful views to the rear garden and pool. The open kitchen has Wolf, Asko, and Sub-zero appliances. The master is a true retreat with its white marble fireplace and luxurious bath. Four more bedrooms and game room upstairs. Elevator. Extensively landscaped grounds pay homage to the historic gardens of River Oaks.
River Oaks Estate Details
Mirador Builders meticulously designed The River Oaks Estate to bring the old world feel of classic English architecture to one of Houston’s most prestigious addresses. Gracefully positioned on over half an acre, this fine home will boast a brick exterior with a hand-crafted slurry finish, antique Ludwici tile and copper roof with chimney pots, copper gutters and lanterns. The interiors will be exquisitely appointed with wide-plank hardwood and bluestone floors, counters of soapstone, quartz and marble, antique lighting, a true gourmet kitchen with 60″ Wolf range, steam oven, Asko dishwashers, 30″ Sub-zero refrigerator, 30″ Sub-zero freezer, adjacent scullery with additional oven, warming drawer and refrigerator. The floor plan will be ideal for entertaining with open living areas, a lounge and bar area, and wine room. The bar features two full height wine coolers, two types of ice makers and additional refrigeration. Upstairs is a generous master suite with his and her baths with abundant closet space, plus 5 or 6 more bedrooms and gameroom. Other features include a home office, elevator, five fireplaces, three powder baths, pool and spa, lush landscaping including brick walls topped with antique tile and iron gates. The 3 car garage has room for lifts and also a separate climate controlled storage area or workshop.