5322 Institute Lane Houston, TX 77005

$3,299,000 5 Bedrooms4 Full / 3 Partial Baths6,556 sq. ft.

5322 Institute Lane

Year Built: 1926
Interior: 6,556 sq. ft. (approx.)
Lot Size: 19,105 sq. ft. (approx.)
Web #: 12310950
MLS ID: 40837433
Rare opportunity to own a meticulously maintained historic Villa on a huge lot in the Rice University area! Built in 1926, The Eppes House is a stunning example of an Italian Renaissance Villa that has been painstakingly restored plus enhanced into a modern masterpiece and nestled on a generous 19K+ SF cul-de-sac lot. Extraordinary curb appeal with majestic facade, concrete stucco exterior, huge porch and hipped concrete roof, it boasts 5 bedrooms, 4 full & 3 half baths, gameroom, pool room, study + an awe-inspiring finished basement w/ raised ceilings, concrete floors, F/P, separate HVAC, wet bar and recent walk-in wine cooler. Upon setting foot in the home, the character, charm and authentic elements sweep you away to another time! Take in the prominent staircase, arched mahogany doorways and built-ins, plaster walls with plaster cove ceilings and the restored original windows that are operational. Gracious living room w/ cast stone FP & sunroom. A Swarovski crystal chandelier graces the formal dining room, large kitchen, Sub-Zero fridge, beamed ceiling, Thermador appliances, lots of counters and cabs. Oversized master bedroom with just added balcony overlooking scenic backyard and pool + 3 additional bedrooms & private guest suite up. Your very private & personal resort lies in back and features big heated pool/spa, added/expanded loggia, fireplace, Summer kitchen, huge yard space, outdoor shower, fountain, landscape lighting, large palms, beautiful landscaping, new storage building & full house generator. Besides retaining the historical integrity in all of the indoor updates, no details have been overlooked as the mechanical, electrical, sewer pipes & structural elements along with all HVAC units have also been replaced or updated so all of the hard work has already been done! See attachment for full list of updates and history of home.

Marty Warren

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Interior Features

Bedroom Information
# of Bedrooms: 5
Bathroom Information
# of Full Bathrooms: 4
# of Half Bathrooms: 3
Kitchen Information
Chef's Kitchen
Design Features
Granite Countertops
Hardwood Flooring
Tile Flooring
Plaster Walls
Additional Rooms
Basement: Finished Basement
Spa / Hot Tub
Wine Cellar / Grotto
Sun Room
Home Office
Laundry Features
Second Floor Laundry
Washer/Dryer in Unit
Heating & Cooling
Air Conditioning
Central A/C
Other Features
Hi-Speed Internet Ready
Security System

Exterior Features

Type of Property
Single Family Home
Garage Bays: 3
Other Features
Deck / Patio
Heated Pool
Inground Pool
Level Grounds
Outdoor BBQ / Fireplace
Outdoor Shower
Pool House
Architectural Style
Spanish / Mediterranean

Property/Lot Details

Building Amenities
Air Conditioning
Heated Pool
Laundry Room
Parking / Garage
Security System
This material is based upon information which we consider reliable, but because it has been supplied by third parties, we cannot represent that it is accurate or complete, and it should not be relied upon as such. This offering is subject to errors, omissions, changes including price or withdrawal without notice. EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY