Houston’s Real Estate Round Up: The 5 Swankiest Homes In Houston

HOUSTON, TX — Even if you cannot afford a home that’s listed in the millions, it can still be fun just to take a virtual tour of these places aand see up close how those who can afford those homes live.

There are no shortage of those types of homes in the Houston area, and our friends at realtor.com know where to find them.

You can find links to those homes, along with a brief description, and maybe just dream a little.


The first home is in The Woodlands at 50 S. Freemont Loop. Breathtaking luxury home in the desirable Creekside Forest Village, this home features custom additions to an already luxurious design. Custom paint, tile & hardwood floors, gorgeous entry to open floor plan & private study. Master bedroom downstairs with views of lake, High vaulted ceilings, infinity pool overlooking Paloma Lake, and outdoor covered patio with outdoor kitchen made to entertain. Media room with theatre seating and breathtaking chandeliers. Too much to describe, see it yourself!



The second home on the swanky house tour is in cose to the first one and is in Tomball, at 8514 Haven Trl. This wonderful home sits quietly in an elegant secluded community of only 27 like homes . the Home sits on 1.88 acres. On the lake. The HOME IS just that A HOME for family. With master and Guest bedrooms down and 2-3 bedrooms up. Third upstairs bedroom could be a Media room or a Awesome college returned suite with its own washer and dryer. Gorgeous balcony views. It has Too many things to list here.


The third home is in the heart of Houston at 10923 Kirkwick Dr. Norman French architecture and light-filled, highly custom interiors distinguish this exceptionally fine, Robert Dame-designed home in Hunters Creek Village. Built for the sellers with eye-catching interior vistas and sweeping views of Buffalo Bayou through tall windows, the open, integrated floor plan provides seamless transitions from formal to informal rooms, allowing easy daily living and elegant entertaining. Main and return staircases, plus an elevator, ensure access to all three floors. Finishes include Venetian plaster walls and accent painting by Segreto; reclaimed Cedar Bayou brick accents; walnut floors with stone-inlaid thresholds, honed limestone floors, and polished marble floors; richly-carved millwork and custom doors; granite and marble counter surfaces and fireplace surrounds; custom iron grill-front return air panels; and designer lighting, hardware and plumbing fixtures.


Next up is this home in River Oaks, at 36 Tiel Way. Situated on a street noted for interesting architecture, this Cape Cod-style home is no exception. The understated front facade is a sneak preview to the spectacular terraced bayou setting in back. Situated on a 1+ acre lot (per HCAD), this River Oaks home offers generous yard space and elegantly appointed decor. Tastefully decorated in 2012 by J. Randall Powers (2012); it is comfortable for every day living as well as elegant entertaining. The interior features lovely formal rooms, a family room with scenic views, a mahogany paneled study, luxurious multi-room master suite, exquisite chef’s kitchen, and so much more. The outdoor spaces include a living room covered balcony, rear covered loggia, pool terrace, pool and spa and extensive rear yard. In addition to all the amenities and space, the location is within minutes of downtown Houston and all River Oaks area landmarks. Location, style and grounds.


The last stop on nour tour is in Sugar Land at 74 Haven Shore Ln. Brand new, never lived in custom waterfront by renowned builder westport homes. Located in Riverstone’s prestigious gated community of Majestic Point, this home will impress from the moment you arrive. Gorgeous front elevation, dramatic double staircase entrance w/soaring ceilings, panoramic water views, luxurious master suite w/spa-like master bath, huge gourmet kitchen w/custom cabinets and high end appliances. Beautiful pool overlooking Lake Riverstone. There are just too many upgrades to list here.

All of the listings here were provided by realtor.com.

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