Views - Primary on Main
2005 Claremont Lane, Houston, TX
$ 4,250,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#18144033
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyHARRIS
  • CityHouston
  • Area16
  • NeighborhoodRiver Oaks
  • Zip77019
  • StyleTraditional
  • Year Built1959
  • Taxes$ 62655
  • Price$ 4,250,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage4167
  • Lot Size0.4384 Acres
Data Source:
Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR)
Property Description

John Staub-designed Mid Century Modern house for Mr./Mrs. George Peterkin in 1957; featured in The Architecture of John F. Staub, Barnstone, 1979. Justly famous gardens co-designed and planted by Alice Staub, Odette McMurrey. Extensively renovated/restored, sympathetically updated by present owners. Abundant storage. Appointments include stationary floor-to-ceiling picture windows; rich hardwood parquet and plank floors; solid bifold doors; imported marble fireplace in living room; period ironwork. Magnificent formal rooms for entertaining; paneled library with fireplace, touch-latch cabinets. Sunroom glassed-in by Staub soon after original build. Stunning interior/exterior vista from foyer across enormous formal rooms, through sunroom, into gardens. First floor primary suite with garden views, lavish dual full baths, custom-fitted closets. Updated kitchen with SubZero, Wolf. Full bar; refined powder room; large ensuite bedrooms. Home backs to the park-like gardens of DeMenil House.

Elementary School Middle School High School
River Oaks Elementary School (Houston) Lanier Middle School Lamar High School (Houston)
Price History
3/17/2024 Listed $4,250,000

General Features

Interior Features Alarm System - Owned,Crown Molding,Fire/Smoke Alarm,Formal Entry/Foyer,High Ceiling,Prewired for Alarm System,Refrigerator Included,Wet Bar,Window Coverings,Wired for Sound
Heating Central Gas,Zoned
Roof Composition,Other
Fireplaces 2
Energy Ceiling Fans,Digital Program Thermostat,Insulation - Batt,Insulation - Blown Cellulose,Insulation - Blown Fiberglass
Restrictions Build Line Restricted,Deed Restrictions
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 2
Year Built 1959
Subdivision River Oaks
Style Traditional
Stories 2
County Harris
Tax Rate 2.0148
Property Type Single-Family
Yearly Taxes 62655
Access Driveway Gate
Census Tract 4114
Tax Year 2023
HOA Mandatory 1
Management Company ROPO
Status Active
Acres 0.4384
Directions From the intersection of San Felipe and Kirby head west on San Felipe. Home is situated at the intersection of San Felipe and Claremont Lane on the southeast corner. Park in the front parking court.
City Houston
Disclosures Sellers Disclosure
School District 27 - Houston
Maintenance Fee Includes Courtesy Patrol,Other
Street Name Claremont
Geo Market Area River Oaks Area
DOM 67
Fee Other 1
Fee Other Amount 375
Maint Fee Amt 2963
Maint Fee Pay Schedule Annually
Finance Available Cash Sale,Conventional
List Type Exclusive Right to Sell/Lease

Interior Features

Total Bedrooms 3
Fireplace Description Gas Connections,Wood Burning Fireplace
Floors Tile,Vinyl Plank,Wood
Disposal 1
Compactor 1
Dishwasher 1
Master Bath Desc Full Secondary Bathroom Down,Half Bath,Primary Bath: Double Sinks,Primary Bath: Separate Shower,Primary Bath: Soaking Tub,Secondary Bath(s): Tub/Shower Combo,Vanity Area
Room Description Formal Dining,Formal Living,Guest Suite,Home Office/Study,Quarters/Guest House,Sun Room,Utility Room in House
Range Type Gas Cooktop
Oven Type Electric Oven,Single Oven
Microwave 1
Kitchen Butler Pantry,Pantry,Under Cabinet Lighting
Icemaker 1
Room Count 16
Sq Ft Total 4167
Sq Ft Source Appraisal District
Bedroom Description 2 Bedrooms Down,En-Suite Bath,Primary Bed - 1st Floor
Beds Max 4
Cool System Central Electric,Zoned
Total Baths 5.20

Exterior Features

Street Surface Concrete,Curbs
Foundation Slab
Siding Brick
Private Pool Y/N No
Carport Description Detached Carport
Lot Size Source Appraisal District
Front Door Faces West
Dwelling Type Free Standing
Lot Size 19095
Water Sewer Public Sewer,Public Water
Garage Carport Additional Parking,Driveway Gate
Carport Spaces Count 2
Lot Description Corner,Subdivision Lot,Wooded
Exterious Features Back Green Space,Back Yard,Back Yard Fenced,Exterior Gas Connection,Porch,Private Driveway,Satellite Dish,Side Yard,Sprinkler System,Subdivision Tennis Court


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 77019

AVG $3.87M
AVG $57,000
AVG 372
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1994

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