3640 Inwood Drive is a rare Houston treasure of historical significance, originally designed by Hiram Salisbury and built in 1939. It sits on a half acre in the heart of River Oaks.
Classic elegance abounds in this 1939 built home with extensive updates and improvements from a two-year renovations completed by the current owners in 2010.
The grand entry with lovely damask wallpaper, exquisite dentil crown molding, hardwood flooring and companion Linfort style flush mount and basket form draped crystal chandeliers.
The Formal Living Room with exquisite dentil crown molding, hardwood flooring, gas log fireplace with custom carved surround and front and back yard views.
Handsome Formal Study with wood panelled walls, built-ins, hardwood flooring and beautiful views of the yard.
Formal Dining Room with dentil crown molding, an antique draped crystal chandelier, two pairs of 2-light brass sconces, hardwood flooring and concealed fitted storage.
Formal Powder Bath Room with silvered Chinoiserie style wall covering, silk window coverings, a pair of brass wall sconces, mahogany commode with marble top and a private WC
Spacious gourmet island design Kitchen with abundant storage, multiple work spaces, quality appliances, granite and silestone counters and hardwood flooring
Another view of the Kitchen with the wet bar with glazed front storage, the smaller of the two islands and a home command center space
Handsome and inviting Den with inlaid travertine and oak flooring, built-ins, gas log fireplace, adundant natural light and pool views
Cabana Room with travertine flooring, full bathroom and kitchenette off of the covered porch and pool area that could be used as a home office, for home schooling, as a recreation room, or as a guest bedroom on level one of the home.
The Cabana with the Summer Kitchen and Fireplace is like having an additional room and entertaining space.
Built-in cabinetry with a sink and gas grill with vented hood make grilling a pleasure.
Plenty of room for a dining table and an informal lounge area with a vaulted ceiling, recessed lighting and ceiling fans.
The home addition was meant to maximize the enjoyment of a heated in-ground pool and lush landscaping.
A well planned private back yard oasis with lounging areas and green space.
Serene Primary Bedroom suite with hardwood flooring, bonus sitting area, recessed lighting and speakers, and rear yard view
Gorgeous Carrera/Calcutta marble Primary bathroom with separate tub and shower, private WC and walk-in fitted closet
Guest Bedroom with en-suite bathroom, hardwood flooring, generous closet, and front yard views.
Secondary bathroom with private w/c, tub/shower, built-ins and plantation shutters
Bright and airy Secondary bedroom with built-ins, hardwood flooring, en-suite bathroom and walk-in closet.
Warm and inviting Media Room upstairs with built-ins, hardwood flooring, entertainment system and blackout shades.
Another Secondary Bedroom with high ceiling, recessed lighting, walk-in closet, adjoining bathroom and carpet.
Flex space with kitchenette, and Living Room area over the garage that can be used for a home office, home schooling or a guest apartment with a separate, private entrance.
Generously proportioned and versatile Exercise/Flex Room off of the guest apartment/home office or school space with vaulted ceiling, recessed lighting and speakers and ceiling fan.
An Aerial view of this excellent location on a half acre lot in the with it's spacious front yard and lushly landscaped back yard with pool, flanked by new and recent construction and in the "heart of River Oaks".
An evening shot of this fabulous home in the "heart of River Oaks" situated on a 1/2 acre of land in Houston, Texas.
A side entry to the rear yard and pool area with an elegant iron gate.