2 Longfellow Ln, Houston

$12,800,000

5 Beds
7½ Baths
11,524 Sqft
1.72 Acres
3 Garages

Nestled on 1.7+ acres in a park-like setting of magnificent live oak trees and landscaped gardens, this English Georgian style home was first designed by Harrie T. Lindeberg and his protege, John Staub. Situated behind the gates of prestigious Shadyside and listed in the National Registry of Historic Places, it has been meticulously restored and updated throughout in a manner that complements its original grandeur and integrity. Entry foyer features a gracious free-floating staircase. Spacious formal living room with scenic views to rear garden area. Formal dining room is adorned with Zuber wallpaper, Segreto finishes, resplendent chandeliers, and refined moldings. Expansive kitchen with center island, custom alder wood cabinetry, and high-end appliances. Light-filled master bedroom with adjoining sitting room and luxurious master bath. Secondary bedroom suites and exercise room upstairs. Outbuildings include the pool house (978 sq. ft.) and carriage house (869 sq. ft.). No flooding.

Essential Information
MLS® #1040903
Price$12,800,000
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms7.50
Full Baths6
Half Baths3
Square Footage11,524
Square Footage75000
Acres1.72
Year Built1921
TypeSingle-Family
StyleGeorgian, Traditional
StatusActive
Community Information
Address2 Longfellow Ln
AreaSouthwest
SubdivisionShadyside
CityHouston
CountyHarris
StateTexas
Zip Code77005-1822
Amenities
# of Garages3
GaragesOversized Garage
Has PoolYes
PoolGunite, Heated
Interior
HeatingCentral Gas, Zoned
CoolingCentral Electric, Zoned
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces7
# of Stories2.00
Interior

2 Staircases, Alarm System - Owned, Crown Moulding, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Dryer Included, High Ceiling, Intercom System, Refrigerator Included, Washer Included

Interior Features

2 Staircases, Alarm System - Owned, Crown Moulding, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Dryer Included, High Ceiling, Intercom System, Refrigerator Included, Washer Included

Fireplaces

Gaslog Fireplace, Wood Burning Fireplace

Exterior
Lot DescriptionSubdivision Lot, Wooded
RoofSlate
FoundationOther
Exterior

Back Yard, Back Yard Fenced, Controlled Subdivision Access, Covered Patio/Deck, Detached Gar. Apt./Quarters, Patio/Deck, Sprinkler System, Workshop

Exterior Features

Back Yard, Back Yard Fenced, Controlled Subdivision Access, Covered Patio/Deck, Detached Gar. Apt./Quarters, Patio/Deck, Sprinkler System, Workshop

School Information
DistrictHouston
ElementaryPOE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
MiddleLANIER MIDDLE SCHOOL
HighLAMAR HIGH SCHOOL (HOUSTON)
Additional Information
Days on Website34
Listing Details
OfficeMartha Turner Sotheby's
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Listing information last updated on April 8th, 2020 at 11:40am CDT.