3615 Piping Rock Lane
Houston, TX 77027
Year Built: 2004
Interior: 8,050 sq. ft. (approx.)
Lot Size: 13,500 sq. ft. (approx.)
Web #: 1239610
MLS ID: 51675500
This custom built River Oaks one owner home was designed by Robert Dame and sits on a 13,500 sq. ft. lot on a great block of Piping Rock. The formal entry with a groin vault ceiling leads to a dramatic stair foyer and circular stairway with a custom iron handrail influenced by John Staub. The formals feature 11 foot ceilings, hardwood floors, all with views and access to outdoor spaces. Mahogany study, walk-in bar and wine room with dedicated cooler and 600 bottle capacity. Great flow throughout. The family room with a beamed ceiling overlooks the pool and patio and opens to the Kirk Craig designed Island kitchen with Israeli stone counters and backsplash, breakfast bar seating and travertine flooring. Breakfast room. Side entry off porte cochere, elevator and morning room. Upstairs to master suite with vaulted beamed ceiling, a fireplace and his and her baths and walk-in closets. Three more bedrooms on level two with private baths and a Kirk Craig designed home office. Third floor game room with transom windows, workout room and great storage. The back yard loggia with a vaulted and whitewashed bohemian style pine ceiling has a fireplace, outdoor kitchen, half bath, entertainment center and views of the landscaped back yard with a 38 foot saltwater pool, fountain and spa. The over sized two car garage sits below a guest apartment with a kitchenette and private bath. A circular drive for additional parking. Elegant cast stone surround at front door. A fine home.