Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty

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5539 Cranbrook Road ~ Tanglewood $3,489,000
5539 CRANBROOK RD... Captivating beauty envelopes this Georgian home nestled on a beautiful lot graced by mature trees and professional landscaping. It is fully fenced, has a zoned sprinkler system and has an electronic driveway gate.
Breathtaking view of grounds of this stately home! The splendid backyard is masterfully designed using a mature oak tree as focal point while interweaving the magnificent pavilion, summer kitchen, expansive patio & pool for entertaining at its best.
Aerial view highlighting the density of lush greenery affording the property and wonderful central location. Note downtown Houston in the background. This location has easy access to most work corridors and many nearby neighborhood conveniences.
WELCOME HOME... Refined Georgian style architecture abounds in this classic jewel. It employs a unique blend of inspiration and beauty.
Gorgeous foyer graced by sweeping staircase & stencil pattern hardwood floor. Notice how the geometric design of the carpet is harmonious w/the stenciling. Extraordinary architectural collaboration is evident as it is infused w/quality at every turn.
Wood trimmed arched doorway introduces the living room that brings a sense of style into space designed for comfort. Perfectly scaled fireplace has stone surround & masterfully serves as the centerpiece of this room enhanced by moldings & hardwoods.
Stately dining room takes elegance to a new level. Multi-piece molding, wainscoting, hardwood floors, decorative four light chandelier, and magnificent custom drapes complete the room. There is a privacy door to the kitchen and a nearby wine closet.
Gourmet Island kitchen w/Thermador stainless dual ovens, SubZero Refrigerator/freezer, Bosch five burner gas cooktop, Caesar Stone quartz counters, massive island w/breakfast bar & double Kohler ceramic sink plus butlers pantry w/wine refrigerator.
Interconnected with kitchen, the invitingly casual breakfast area has a splendid view of the patio. There are hardwood floors, elevator capable closet plus (not pictured) secondary powder room, oversized utility room, back staircase & garage entry.
The charming family room exudes warmth graced by a cozy fireplace & flanked by arched display cases. It cannot go unnoticed that this room reflects attention to detail that is apparent throughout the home. This room also has a powder room & wet bar.
Banks of French windows employ a great view of the impeccable grounds graced by the resort style patio & pool. Custom drapes, multi-piece molding & hardwoods enhance this stunning family room. There are pocket doors to close off from kitchen area.
Stunning McDugald-Steele designed heated swimming pool and spa. It has dramatic water feature with Easy Touch Pentair Water pool remote. This backyard oasis has endless entertainment possibilities.
Intimate library positioned near the master bedroom features built-in entertainment center with adjustable shelves and filing drawers. It also has built-in speakers, recessed lighting, crown molding and hardwood floors.
The master retreat is wonderfully secluded & has a bay of windows that overlook the pool & grounds. There is a separate sitting area, two walk-in closets both with built-in cabinetry & one w/dressing mirror. French doors lends access to backyard.
Master bath is replete with travertine marble floors, marble counters with double sinks, a vanity, garden tub, walk-in shower with bench seat, wall of built-ins & enclosed water closet. Clerestory windows are a great touch affording natural light.
Great sized bedroom suite with designer carpet, built-in bookcases and is ideal for organization and storage. Custom drapes with black out shades.
Ensuite bath with ceramic tile floors. Cultured marble counters, oversized mirror, tub/shower with tile surround. Walk-in closet has peg board, built-in dresser, shelves and hanging rods.
Divine seating nook. It doesn t get cozier than this. Note the splendid treetop view. There are two closets that flank the nook, one of which is cedar lined.
Additional bedroom suite with windows employing treetop views. Crown molding, custom drapes and black out shades plus enormous walk-in closet.
Bath with ceramic tile floors, custom wallpaper, cultured marble counter, oversized mirror, tub/shower with tile surround and built-in linen cabinet.
Another bedroom suite is light-filled with built-in bookcases, crown molding and designer carpet with views to backyard oasis. This also has oversized walk-in closet with built-in chest of drawers.
Ensuite bath with tub/shower with tile surround. Note Clerestory windows that allow abundant natural light.
This upstairs game room dictates relaxation and comfort. Note the enclave boasting a built-in desk with cabinets, drawers and computer station. What a setting for concentrating on your work.
Inviting room adjacent to upstairs gameroom. French doors allow for privacy when needed. This is location of secondary staircase and access to third floor Texas basement with extra floored storage space. The home is elevator capable.
Charming upstairs office with two computer stations and built-in cabinetry with filing drawers, shelves and cabinets.
Upstairs media room has a built-in entertainment center, wet bar, GE Monogram refrigerator with ice maker and built-in speakers.
Warm media room sets the tone for rest and relaxation while enjoying a movie with family and friends.
Additional living space that can be versatile in use in this oversized media room. This room has pocket doors for additional privacy.
Guest suite is secluded and has beautiful views of the backyard grounds and pool. Custom draperies with blackout shades and decorative chandelier.
Ensuite bath has marble floors with a basket weave pattern. Vanity with marble counter top and built in storage shelves. Wall sconces and decorative mirror. Walk-in shower with bench seat with marble surround and glass enclosure.
Fantastic summer kitchen with stone counter top and granite sink anchored by slate and brick floors. Bullet BBQ gas grill with stainless vent hood. There is a three car attached garage with work bench.
Aerial view of 5539 Cranbrook Road. Located within minutes to Tanglewood Boulevards walking path that is tree lined with live oaks and serves as a gathering place for residents. It also included various benches, walking trails & bike path.
Listed by Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty