Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty

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10923 Kirwick Drive ~ Willowick $4,689,000
10923 Kirwick is a one of a kind sprawling home situated on over half an acre of land in the prestigious Memorial Villages.
Entrance - Magnificent rococo-style mahogany doors surrounded by limestone cladding announce the front entrance.
Front Elevation - Norman French architecture and light-filled. Highly custom interiors distinguish this exceptionally fine Robert Dame-designed home, custom-built for the sellers.
Main Staircase - View of the main staircase. Note inlaid threshold and custom-designed iron balustrade. Wrought-iron and glass-paneled door at rear accesses the climate-controlled wine cellar.
Wine Cellar - Honed limestone steps lead down to the climate-controlled wine cellar. Cellar has a brick barrel ceiling, copper vessel sink, tasting shelves, 40+ magnum bottle storage, and 500+ bottle capacity.
Dining Room - The 20' x 14' dining room amenities include floor-to-ceiling windows; Venetian plaster walls by Segreto; paneled wainscot; walnut floor, wall recesses; and superb nine-light crystal chandelier.
Foyer / Central Hall - View from the central hall toward the double-height foyer and front doors. Note stained-glass oriel window.
Formal Powder Room - The powder room features Segreto wall finish, etched glass vessel sink and inlaid granite floor. Custom Swarovski crystal knobs add a touch of sophistication.
Living Room 27' x 18' - The double-height living room features an apse with tall windows overlooking the pool, patios, and down to Buffalo Bayou. Oversized, double-sided fireplace, shared with adjoining kitchen, has a delicately-carved mantel.
Kitchen 17' x 13' - Inlaid thresholds and arched openings lead from the living room into the gathering kitchen. The sitting area faces the double-sided fireplace shared with the living room. Note the beamed coffered ceiling.
Bar - The fully-equipped bar connects to the dining room and kitchen and serves as a butler’s pantry. Amenities include a chiller, ice maker, leaded-glass-front cabinets, honed granite countertops, hammered brass sink and smoked-mirror backsplash.
Kitchen - The Kitchen features a honed travertine floor; large island with pull-up seating and Fireclay sink; Viking electric oven, cabinet-front SubZero, Asko dishwasher, and Wolf appliances; rich granite countertops and custom chandelier.
Loggia - The sheltered outdoor living and dining area features a beam truss ceiling; stone and “Cedar Bayou Bricks”; raised fireplace; television mount; sink with granite deck; and summer kitchen with grill. Benefit from this custom feature of a separate zone of air conditioning available outdoors for the hot Houston summer months.
Living Room - This view of the living room reveals the double-sided fireplace shared with the gathering kitchen. Note interior vista through the central hall, and arched openings into the gathering kitchen.
Master Suite 23' x 15' - The serene master bedroom enjoys stunning views of the patio, pool, and bayou through a rear wall of bay windows. Features include a 13-foot tall ceiling with coved lighting and walnut flooring.
Master Bathroom - The master bathroom offers a banded marble floor; bombe sink cabinets with marble decks; BainUltra tub; built-in armoire; marble and seamless glass shower with steam feature; enclosed water closet. Your enjoyment is complete because you know you own a ROMA, the finest steam shower available.
Master Bathroom - This view of the master bathroom reveals the vanity, built-in armoire (foreground), and Bain Ultra tub. Note framed mirrored walls above sinks. Relax with the heated Walker Zanger Botticoin Classico polished marble 12" x 12" flooring.
One of Two Custom-fitted Master Closets - Rich paneling and mirrored wardrobes enhance this custom-fitted master closet. A built-in chest-of-drawers has a marble shelf.
Library 21' x 16' - Stunning library at mezzanine-level has a double-height, elaborately coffered and beamed ceiling with corbels; fireplace with granite surround; lighted book/display cabinets; and a reading loft.
Library - Alternate view of the library reveals the entrance from the main staircase, rich paneling, and the built-in desk or credenza.
Library - Close-up photo of the library’s elaborately custom made raised panel elliptical arch cased openings.
Main Staircase Landing - The serpentine staircase landing overlooks the foyer and central hall. Not pictured on the left of the frame is the elevator by Eleventh Inclinator Company of America; features carpet flooring, wood paneling, recessed light, phone and services all three floors.
Secondary Bathroom - This bathroom adjoins one of the secondary bedrooms and also serves the gym (short staircase to gym is visible at rear).
Game Room 29' x 26' - The main staircase landing opens into the game room. Amenities include a superbly carved coffered ceiling; designer carpet; built-in media; and a walk-in fully-equipped bar.
Game Room Bar - The game room’s fully-equipped bar includes a chiller, ice maker, microwave, hammered brass sink, and glass-front cabinets. Note pull-up seating. Verde Oceano granite countertops and custom Leslie Segreto finishes set the perfect backdrop for the ever changing dynamic of the family home.
Game Room - Robert Dame had a vision with this Wimbledon inspired shape, ceiling woodwork and wood paneling. Alternate view of the game room reveals the tall glass doors that access a balcony overlooking the bayou.
Home Theatre 27' x 17' - A short flight of steps leads to the home theater from the game room. Amenities include upholstered sound board wall panels; screen; projector; tiered theatre recliner seating; and theatre draperies. The JVC home theatre projector and surround sound by Chrysalis creates the ultimate home theater experience.
Patio, Pool and Firepit - Flagstone hardscape surrounds the grotto pool and waterfalls. Patios offer spectacular views of Buffalo Bayou.
Patio, Pool, Loggia - Alternate view of the patio reveals the grotto pool, waterfall, and spa. Multiple security cameras and a fenced dog run complete the outdoor area.
Rear Elevation/ Three-Car Garage -The three-car garage with wood facade doors adjoins a large motor court and gated and paver driveway. ColorFlake garage floor was added to the garage along with plenty of custom closets and shelving for additional storage.
Listed by Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty