This contemporary home in Bellaire, Texas is an entertainer’s delight. The five-bedroom showcase home has a unique Allen Bianchi architectural design built by Watermark Homes. Set behind stately oak trees on a 20,475 sq.ft. lot, with a sculptural private front hinting of the surprise inside.
A floating curved staircase greets visitors entering the dramatic 22-foot-high living room with a glass wall. All spaces in the house have vistas to each other and the landscape. The traditional elements of natural stones, wood, & art niches add a warm interior.
This commercial quality kitchen opens to a family room and opens out to the porch. The home has an outdoor kitchen, detached guest suite, three-car garage, a first floor master with a porch/pool entry and a dramatic view.
There is a 2nd-floor game room with built-ins, an exercise room a, large media room with tiered seating and a lobby and stage with a special design for sound containment. The two-story library has a sliding track ladder and adjacent hide-away desk.
A large saltwater swimming pool with spa, grotto and outdoor living area, integrally designed for a seamless effect. This five-bedroom home is listed for $2.399 million with John Daugherty, Realtors, an affiliate of Luxury Portfolio International®.
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