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    Great Uptown
    3 Longbow Lane
    Houston, Texas, 77024
    United States
    3 Longbow Lane Houston, Texas, 77024 United States
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    Great Uptown
    3 Longbow Lane
    Houston, Texas, 77024 United States

    Ruthie Porterfield
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    [Front Elevation] This impressive home was designed for the owners by the architect O'Neill Ford. Past a whitewashed brick wall with an iron gate, the front façade, soaring walls of whitewashed brick
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    [Side / Rear Elevation] This view reveals the slider glass doors opening from the dining room as well as the entrance into the kitchen. Note metal staircase ascending to the second floor sixth/staff b

    Property details

    • Property type

      Single Family Homes

    • Status

      Available

    • Year Built

      1967

    3 Longbow Lane

    Historically significant home built in 1967 by the architect O’Neil Ford. Ford fused Modernism with the architectural idioms of New Spain and Colonial Mexico: interior courtyards, overhanging roofs, brick vaults (bóvedas) and arches and carved-wood doors. Antique, one-of-a-kind, brick, tile, stone, and masonry elements sourced in and near Guanajuato and Morelia, Mexico. The floor plan offers a double-height atrium and open, second-story gallery beneath an enormous skylight; authentic Saltillo tile and mesquite floors; Douglas fir cabinetry, beams, and ceilings; expansive formals and inviting study with adjoining patios/gardens; impressive family room with double-height windows and massive smokestack fireplace; open gathering kitchen; spacious first-floor primary suite with 2 baths and dressing room. 5 secondary bedrooms and 4 baths up. Pool house with living/dining/bar, deck, 2 full baths. 2 pools, tiered patios. Extensive bayou frontage.

    Amenities & Features

    • Listing Details
      • Property ID
        5VPCNY
      • MLS#
        65524633
      • Property type
        Single Family Homes
      • Marketed By
        Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty - Central Houston Brokerage
      • Status
        Available
      • Listing Price
        $7,900,000
      • County
        Harris County
      • School District
        Spring Branch Independent
    • Utilities & Building
      • Year Built
        1967
      • Style
        Custom
      • cooling
        Central Air Conditioning
    • Interior
      • Amenities
        Balcony, Deck, Pool, Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Outdoor Pool
      • Full Bathrooms
        6
      • Partial Bathrooms
        1
      • Bedrooms
        6