La Perse - Houston, TX
As one views this iconic estate known as La Perse, it is evident that the magnificence in scale and design afforded by this Renaissance masterpiece of Texas limestone is unequaled. Embellished with multi-tiered gardens, fountains and terraces it is located in the prestigious luxury community of Stablewood with guard-gated access and security.
The breathtaking foyer and spectacular floating grand staircase are indicative of the powerful architectural detail and quality that were created by master craftsmen. This classic 18th century style home offers two reception salons and an elegant music room that mesh peacefully into entertaining at all levels – informal gatherings, plated dinners, or standing cocktail receptions. Glass doors open to the rear gallery porch and multi-level outdoor garden terraces. The far reaching beauty of the splendid grounds is celebrated by the incomparable views.
There are so many significant features that are due to the extraordinary design and engineering. The result is a unique residence with an elegant old-world exterior true to its classic design married to a sophisticated technologically-enabled interior.
While grandeur, understated elegance, and inspiration seem to best describe this grandiose estate, the parties and gatherings filled with unprecedented memories of fun and laughter seem to resonate as the beautiful element of surprise associated with the 18th century style jewel.