Top 10 Most Expensive Homes in Houston

    Top 10 most expensive houses in houston mapLuxury, Charm, and History are in abundance with Houston’s Most prestigious Luxury homes.  You can click on any of the pictures below to see more details of the homes listed.  Enjoy, Our top 10 January 2017 picks of the Most Expensive Homes available for sale in Houston.  You can also use the interactive map Provided on the left.

    10. Address not available, in Houston Texas

    House for sale in houston texasComing in at number 10 at our least expensive $5.75 Million, this estate sits on .86 acres in the Tanglewood Subdivision.  Built in 2000 this home has 4 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, and 9,208 Square feet.  The outdoor covered patio works well for the Houston Summers while enjoying the coolness of the pool.  Each Bedroom has a private ensuite.

    The Agent describes this house as:

    Refined home on a double lot with a floorplan arranged for both elegant and easy daily living and entertaining. Amenities include large gathering rooms with multiple conversation areas and walls of windows; superbly appointed kitchen; sheltered outdoor living/dining with a fireplace and summer kitchen; guest/pool house with living, kitchen, bedroom, bath; home office or staff apartment; sumptuous master suite with dual full baths; en suite bedrooms; lush gardens.

    Listing courtesy of Martha Turner Sotheby’s International Realty.

     

    9.  1500 North Boulevard Houston TX 77006

    Priced at $6.5 Million1500 North Boulevard for sale– The Beautiful 1500 North Boulevard Houston Texas.  has 4 Bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.  Built in 1939, this homes sits in the Historic District of Broadacres.  In the 1800’s wealthy professionals were living in the South Part of Houston.  This Subdivision was one of the prestigious areas to live.  Even now, you can find beautiful historic homes like this one.

    The agent describes this home as:

    Located on one of the most prestigious streets in the Broadacres Historic District, this home is a stunning masterpiece. Totally renovated with a French Renaissance flair & endless detail it sits on a 40,239 sq.ft. lot and has 4 BR & 4.5 BTH, 2 BR guest house, and pool. Elaborate Segreto treatments throughout and Vintage oak floors in the Versailles pattern are some of the elements that capture the ambiance of this truly unique estate. This reinvented classic 1939 jewel exceeds all expectations.

    Listing courtesy of Martha Turner Sotheby’s International Realty.

     

     

     

    8.  8802 Memorial Drive, Houston TX 77024

    PriHome for Sale in Pinewood Estatesced at $7.495 Million and built in 2008, this home sits on just over an acre with 5 bedrooms and  5 bathrooms.  This humble abode has 9,768 Square feet and was designed by Robert Dame, a well-known architect here in Houston.  This Mediterranean style home has an outdoor kitchen, Pool, and what could be described as a fluted herringbone brick ceiling with custom cabinetry in the wine room.

    Wonderfully described by the listing agent as:

    Classically-styled, custom-built Mediterranean estate residence by Robert Dame with curated finishes and authentic details. Sumptuous amenities throughout; sheltered outdoor living and dining, resort-inspired pool surrounded by bluestone terraces. Venetian plaster walls and artisan painting. Walnut, alder and cypress wood cabinetry; honed limestone and walnut floors; enormous fireplaces in gathering kitchen and great room; first-floor master wing with onyx/marble-clad bathroom, exercise room.                                                                                                                                                                                                 Listing courtesy of Martha Turner Sotheby’s International Realty.

     

     

    7.  3465 Overbrook Lane Houston TX 77027

    Home for sale 3465 Overbrook Lane Houston txWow, is all I can say!  This 5 Bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 9,770 square feet, has a price of $7.499 Million.  It shows exquisite architecture with solid wood arched doors, an outdoor kitchen that makes the outside feel like part of the inside of the house.  The resort like pool and lush gardens are breathtaking with this Estate in the famous area of River Oaks.

    The Agent Describes this home:

    Extraordinary architectural elements & impeccable design combine to create remarkable River Oaks residence on 18,000+ SQ. ft. corner property in desirable St. John’s area. Exceptional floor plan enhanced by the finest finishes & abundant natural light surrounds spectacular pool/spa offering endless entertaining opportunities. First floor Master Suite w/luxurious bath. 4 Bedrooms up, Game Room & Media Room. Loggia with Summer Kitchen. Gated Motor Court, porte-cochere, 3-car Garage.

    Listing courtesy of John Daugherty, Realtors.

     

     

     

    6.  1821 River Oaks Boulevard Houston Tx 77019

    House for sale on 1821 River Oaks BoulevardRiver Oaks has an abundance of beautiful estates.  This beauty is 4 bedrooms 6 bathrooms, and 12,649 square feet with a price tag of $9.75 Million.  All bedrooms have a private bathroom.  This home was built in 1968.  The pool is off the terrace.  The design of this 1968 home is classic.

    The agent describes this home as:

    Magnificent River Oaks gated estate on nearly an acre of Houston’s most prestigious Blvd! Grand Reception Foyer w/curving Staircase overlooks the pool, terrace & cabana! Elegant formals w/matching fireplaces! Large paneled library! Over-sized den! Gourmet island kitchen & breakfast! Master suite w/sitting rm & just completed bath & closets! State-of-the-art Music & TV! Elevator! All bedrooms w/ensuite baths! 3rd-floor game room & flex-space!Quarters+guest apt! 6 car gar! Generator! Exceptional condition!

    Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Metropolitan.

     

     

     

     

    5. 306 E Friar Tuck Lane Houston TX 77024 

    On over 2.5 acres this 5 bedrooms 6 bathroomsHome for sale on 306 E Friar Tuck 11,065 square foot home sits at a nice price tag of $9.995 Million.  Built in 1962, this home in the Sherwood Forest Subdivision is a treat in the city.  Sherwood Forest is nestled in the area we Houstonians call Memorial.

    The Agent describes this home as:

    Recently remodeled(2015)breathtaking French Chateau on 2.68 private wooded acres with views of the bayou. French limestone exterior imported from Europe as well as 5 incredible fountains. Beautiful coffered ceilings in living room. Carrera marble in the grand kitchen. Exquisite master suite on 2nd floor with his/her master closets and baths. Gym with sauna and steam room. Wine cellar and media room. Elevator installed. Also recently remodeled 2 bed/2 bath separate quarters.

    Listing courtesy of John Daugherty, Realtors.

     

     

     

     

    4.  7 Winston Woods Houston TX 77024

    House for sale on 7 Winston woods Houston Texasbuilt in 1937, a timeless Classic.  7 Bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, 10,153 Square feet, this estate has a history!  Sitting on 2.12 Acres the price for this home comes in at $10.4 Million.  John Staub the architect designed this home for James O Winston Jr.  Inspired by an 18th-century Georgian house in London, Staub created this masterpiece and spared no expense.  He and the owner, Winston traveled to England to ensure the elements of the home were brought to life and even imported a lot of the finishes to replicate the Georgian house in London.  The home was sold by Winston Family in 1997 to the present Owners with 12 acres.  The new owners subdivided the property, which now makes up the Quaint gated community of Winston  Woods.

    The Agent describes this house as:

    Classic John Staub Grand Country House situated in a gated enclave on 2.125 expansive landscaped acres with an additional contiguous 2.134 acre wooded, restricted reserve. Original millwork and finishes reflecting the timeless design elements of Staub. High ceilings, walnut hardwoods, Chinese Chippendale stair rail. Kitchen/pantry areas updated 2014 per seller. Elegant full quarters above 3 car attached garage. Motor court.

    Listing courtesy of John Daugherty, Realtors.

    3.  3940 Inverness Drive Houston Texas 77019

    house for sale on 3940 Inverness drive houston texasTalk about living in your own personal resort!  Built in 1958, at only $10.5 Million, this 3 Bedroom 9 bathroom 11,737 square foot home is luxury living at its finest.  Situated in River Oaks Tall Timbers, this House sits on 2.8 acres and has all the amenities.  The beautiful scenery, decks, and hardwood floors are breathtaking.  The landscaping around the house looks like a private estate with 3 pools, tennis courts, gazebo, pond.  The list goes on and on and on…

    The Agent describes this house as:

    Situated on approximately 2.8 acres, this River Oaks home has been called a ”residential country club”. Entertain on a grand scale with three fabulous swimming pools, lighted tennis court, party pavilion, outdoor kitchen and bar, and multi-level patio areas. The formal living and dining rooms offer panoramic views of the wooded landscape. Master suite features separate dressing areas and closets, office/sitting area, and fabulous views. Spectacular modern style home in a gorgeous wooded setting.

    Listing courtesy of Martha Turner Sotheby’s International Realty.

     

     

    2. 1721 River Oaks Boulevard Houston TX 77019

    House for sale on 1721 River Oaks BoulevardBuilt in 1939 this River Oaks Georgian Style home has  6 Bedroom 10 Bathrooms, and is 16,931 Square feet.  Sitting on Just over 1 acre.  This home is priced at $14.95 Million

    The Agent describes this house as:

    This elegant Georgian style home is situated on 1+ acre in a prime River Oaks location. Originally built in 1939, the current owner significantly updated the home in 1999 with room additions, fresh interiors, and upgraded systems. Designed for entertaining on a grand scale with an inviting foyer, beautifully appointed formal living and dining room, wine cellar, movie theater, extensive butler’s pantry, breakfast room, gourmet kitchen, and more. Luxurious master suite and magnificent closets!

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    1.  2 Longfellow Lane Houston Texas 77005

    House for Sale on 2 Longfellow Lane Houston TexasBuilt in 1921.  This home sits on the Houston Historic register and has 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms, 12,808 Square feet and sits on 1.72 Acres. Selling at $18 Million, this piece of history is exquisite.

    The agent describes this house as:

    One of the most exclusive private residences in Texas, this estate was designed by Harrie T. Lindeberg and his protege, John Staub, & has been expertly restored to beyond its original glory.From the Jean Zuber 32-panel series Views of America in DR, grand entrance, palatial formals, Gracie wallpaper, paneled library w/Tudor ceiling, spectacular Kit, carriage house to the manicured grounds&pool house one will know they have entered a home of grandeur listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

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