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    Great Uptown
    100 Carnarvon Drive
    Houston, Texas, 77024
    United States

    Great Uptown
    100 Carnarvon Drive
    Houston, Texas, 77024 United States

    Kellie Geitner
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    This custom estate is reminiscent of a neo-classical, art-filled mansion of Paris' 16th arrondissement and the Palace of Versailles. The estate sits on nearly 2.5 acres in the wooded close-in area of
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    Expansive marble front portico with recessed art niches and carved detailing; decorative fluted columns and pilasters. A magnificent 2-story covered front entry with dramatic 33' barrel-vaulted coffe

    100 Carnarvon Drive

    Secluded 2.5 wooded acres, this Neoclassical, close-in Memorial-area chateau is a masterpiece of luxury and refinement surrounded by private, park-like grounds. The 27,000-plus square foot chateau is designed for elegant entertaining and the display of museum-quality art. Amenities include lavish gilt and delicately-wrought, hand painted detail; meticulously reproduced period moldings; white marble tile and inlaid, hand scraped hardwood floors; antique boiserie, chandeliers, and marble fireplaces. Expertly proportioned principle rooms include a gallery/reception hall, Versailles Room/salon, dining room, music room, east gallery hall, family room, sun room, and breakfast/informal dining room. The kitchen is elegant offering an island, extensive butler’s pantry, and an additional catering kitchen. The setting and architecture evoke the grandeur of Versailles and the art-filled mansions of Paris’ 16th arrondissement.
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    Guarded by three impressive entrance gates, the residence is surrounded by park-like grounds with sweeping lawns, formal gardens, and classically-inspired fountains. Tiered marble terraces encircle t

    Amenities & Features

    • Listing Details
      • Property ID
      • MLS#
      • Property type
        Single Family Homes
      • Marketed By
        Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty - Central Houston Brokerage
      • Status
      • Listing Price
      • County
        Harris County
      • School District
        Spring Branch Independent
    • Utilities & Building
      • Year Built
      • Style
        Colonial - French
      • Lot Size Unit
      • Lot Size
      • Parking
        4 Car Garage
      • cooling
        Central Air Conditioning
    • Interior
      • Amenities
        Gated Community, Granite Countertops, Guest House, Pool, Security System, Spa / Hot Tub, Hardwood Flooring, In-Home Fitness Center, Media Room / Home Theater, Screen Room, Terrace / Outdoor Space, Outdoor Pool, Steam Shower
      • Full Bathrooms
      • Partial Bathrooms
      • Bedrooms

    In the News

    Monday, April 12, 2021

    The Houston Chronicle, "If You Have $30 Million to Spare, You'll Want This Memorial Mansion"

    The Houston Chronicle