Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty

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3720 Harper Street ~ Southside Place $1,699,900
Welcome home to this custom built brick beauty in the heart of Southside- 1 block to firetruck park and 3 blocks to West U little league ball fields.
This home sits on a 7000 square foot lot per HCAD on one of Southside's favored blocks.
The beautiful double door entry and garden bids welcome to family and guests.
The sweeping staircase in the two story entry creates a dramatic entry.
The high ceilings and multitude of windows provides abundant natural light and a wonderful sense of open flow and space throughout the home.
A view from the living room looking towards the dining room and the large arched opening between. There is an excellent open flow between the first floor rooms allowing for large scale as well as intimate entertaining and great family living.
The formal dining room is quite large and is the perfect spot to host holiday meals and elegant dinner parties. The lovely windows view the spacious backyard and pool and the built-ins serve as a buffet for serving.
Here you have a view from the dining room towards the living room and the wide archway between the dining room and the bar. All allow excellent entertaining flow.
The huge family room has a wall of windows overlooking the backyard and pool and is open to the breakfast room, kitchen and bar. Note the high ceilings, recessed lighting, lovely crown molding and beautiful wood floor. The door leads to a full bath which also has outside access to serve as a pool bath. there is also a separate powder room downstairs.
Another view of the great room/family room.
This is a view from the breakfast room looking towards the kitchen. Note how open it is and the enormous amount of cabinet space and counter space for a cook who loves to be a part of it all! The center island with breakfast bar provides a perfect spot for guests and family to gather, sit and chat!
A closer view of the kitchen shows the double ovens, built-in desk and bar with an area one could add a wine cellar.
Here you see how open the kitchen, breakfast room and family room are. Note the extra sink in the island perhaps for someone to use to prepare a vegetable or a side dish- this is a kitchen for a family who loves to cook together!
What a fabulous bar for entertaining with it's own sink. The bar can also serve as a serving area as the formal dining room is just steps away as is the breakfast room. The bar provides much additional storage. The center hall is immediately to the right of the bar and opens to both the dining and living rooms.
This is the powder room.
The elegant master suite is quite large with a sitting area and has a raised ceiling and lovely wood floors as well as many windows overlooking the backyard.
This is one side of the spa style master bath with a private sink and vanity with knee space and accees to both the tub and separate shower as well as a private water closet area. The double doors open to a huge master closet.
The other side of the master bath with it's own private water closet, sink and direct access to the shared tub and separate shower. The double doors open to a large walk-in closet.
At the entry to the lavish master suite is a coffee bar.
The spacious second floor landing and hallway open below to the first floor and have lovely built-ins as well as wood flooring.
One of the secondary bedrooms on the second floor with direct bath access.
Another secondary bedroom on the second floor with direct bath access.
One of the second floor secondary baths. The spacious frameless shower provides an open feel in this bath.
This huge second floor game room/media room has direct bath access so it can double as a 5th bedroom. The multitude of windows fill it with natural light.
This spiral staircase gives the second floor additional architectural interest and allows a secondary access to the large bonus third floor with half bath. The elevator also goes to all 3 floors.
Another secondary bedroom on the second floor with direct bath access overlooking the back yard,
A bath between two secondary bedrooms with direct access to both.
A view of the pretty pool and backyard from above. The door towards the back is to the full pool bath- great so no one has to drip through the house.
A view from the back of the house looking towards the back fence. Note the pool spa.
The pool party will be here with this large yard and pool. There is additional yard to the right of the pool spa.
A view from the back fence looking towards the back of the house. The double doors lead to the breakfast area/great room and the garden window is the formal dining room. Note the balcony above. There is additional backyard space to the left of the spa and bushes.
Listed by Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty