147 Knipp Road
Houston, TX 77024
Year Built: 1958
Interior: 4,356 sq. ft. (approx.)
Lot Size: 17,305 sq. ft. (approx.)
Web #: 1242221
MLS ID: 95005531
Nestled amid expanses of colorful landscaping, a colossal magnolia tree and clusters of towering trees canopy over this sprawling home that gives a nod to comfortable yet sophisticated living. Ideally positioned on a wrap-around corner lot, it is located in the prestigious neighborhood of Sandalwood. Graced with an enviable lake-front view, it is filled with distinctive details and generously proportioned rooms. The open living concept offers connectivity between the main living areas creating the perfect backdrop for ease of entertainment. Banks of windows flood the living room, breakfast room and kitchen with an abundance of light while affording a view of the spectacular lake and rear grounds. Doors open to the pergola, glistening pool and separate conversation area that complete the picturesque backyard. Anchored by travertine floors, the living room is centered upon a stone surround fireplace and built-in entertainment center. An adjacent study boasts a coffered ceiling and wall of book-line shelving. Enveloped by two sets of beveled glass French doors, the dining room employs sublime privacy and serene vistas of the front lawn. A touch of drama is afforded by substantial columns that lend definition to the invitingly casual breakfast room and kitchen which features a post card view of the front lawn, granite countertops, tile backsplash, SubZero refrigerator, stainless steel appliances and giant eat-in granite island. The thoughtfully secluded master bedroom is graced by a coveted view of the pool and lake and boasts a spa-like bath, two separate vanity areas, dual custom fitted closets and adjoining exercise room. The perfect floorplan continues with a separate wing housing three additional well-appointed bedrooms, two baths, one half bath and well-equipped laundry room. The spacious upstairs game room has a full bath and wet bar. This idyllic setting coupled with a peaceful atmosphere offers a rare opportunity for relaxed living at its best.