1922 Neoclassical Mansion In Houston Texas
Dee Dee Guggenheim Howes ¦ Martha Turner Sotheby’s ¦ (713) 520-1981
About This 1922 Neoclassical Mansion In Houston Texas
Glorious Birdsall Briscoe 1922 masterpiece nestled on 0.83 acre in prestigious gated Shadyside. Imposing yet gracious, it is engulfed in architectural purity as it blends grandeur and inspiration at every turn. It features a breathtaking entrance hall and stair hall interlace living room, dining room, library, bar, & vestibule, all immersed in Briscoe quality and style.
There are 5 bedrooms, 5 baths +powder room. It also includes a sun-lit family room anchored by secondary staircase, opens to kitchen. The 1st floor master retreat boasts large sitting room, luxurious bath & private veranda. English library landing unites 4 bedrooms w/lavish ensuite baths. 3rd floor perfect for hobby room.
Elaborate millwork & timeless elegance continue in the separate Writer’s Cottage replete w/marble entry, winding staircase, living room, reading room, study, bedroom, 2 baths, and kitchen. Stately grounds and brilliant architecture impart that this is a rare opportunity to own one of Houston’s finest homes. Porte-cochere, 5 car garage.