1001 Kirby Drive Houston, TX
$ 5,695,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#69133536
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyHARRIS
  • CityHouston
  • Area16
  • NeighborhoodRiver Oaks Sec 03
  • Zip77019
  • StyleTraditional
  • Year Built1938
  • Taxes$ 111661
  • Price$ 5,695,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6964
  • Lot Size1.4 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Compass RE Texas, LLC
Data Source:
Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR) - 67 - TX
Property Description

Exquisite River Oaks home built by noted architect Cameron Fairchild in 1938. Its timeless architecture continues to impress today. The traditional brick home showcases grand formals, an exquisite powder room & water closet, 4-bedrooms, 4Ā½ baths and sits on 1.4+ acres of lush grounds. Four fireplaces accent the living spaces, while an open, airy design provides wonderful panoramic views of the impressive gardens. The estate features several outdoor sitting areas, mature trees, 3 fountains, a sustainable watergarden, a formal garden, a rose garden & a white garden. Throughout the years, the owners have preserved many unique original elements & added numerous modern improvements. Other buildings on the property include a 1,380 sqft garage apartment with a kitchen over a three car garage, separate laundry facility & a greenhouse. 1001 Kirby Drive represents a unique opportunity to be only the third owner of this prestigious home and corner property with significant acreage in River Oaks.

Elementary School Middle School High School
River Oaks Elementary School (Houston) Lanier Middle School Lamar High School (Houston)
Price History
6/2/2021 Listed $5,695,000

General Features

Acres 1.4003
Disclosures Sellers Disclosure
Energy Ceiling Fans, Digital Program Thermostat
Fee Other 1
Fee Other Amount 500
Finance Available Cash Sale, Conventional
Fireplaces 4
Full Baths 4
Geo Market Area River Oaks Area
Half Baths 1
Heating Central Gas, Zoned
Hoa Mandatory 1
Interior Features 2 Staircases, Alarm System - Owned, Crown Molding, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Dryer Included, Elevator, Fire/Smoke Alarm, Formal Entry/Foyer, High Ceiling, Refrigerator Included, Washer Included, Wet Bar
Maint Fee Amt 3632
Maint Fee Pay Schedule Annually
Property Type Single-Family
Restrictions Deed Restrictions
Roof Composition
School District 27 - Houston
Status Active
Stories 2
Style Traditional
Subdivision River Oaks Sec 03
Tax Amount 111661
Tax Rate 2.3994
Year Built 1938

Interior Features

Bedroom Description All Bedrooms Up, En-Suite Bath, Primary Bed - 2nd Floor, Sitting Area
Cool System Central Electric, Zoned
Countertops Granite & Marble
Dishwasher 1
Disposal 1
Floors Marble Floors, Stone, Tile, Wood
Master Bath Desc Half Bath, Primary Bath: Separate Shower, Primary Bath: Tub/Shower Combo, Vanity Area
Microwave 1
Oven Type Convection Oven, Double Oven
Range Type Electric Range, Gas Cooktop
Room Description Basement, Breakfast Room, Family Room, Formal Dining, Formal Living, Quarters/Guest House, Home Office/Study, Sun Room, Utility Room in House
Total Baths 4.10
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Carport Description Attached Carport
Carport Spaces Count 1
Foundation Pier & Beam
Garage Description Detached Garage
Lot Description Corner, Subdivision Lot, Wooded
Lot Size 60996
No Of Garage Cap 3
Private Pool Y/N No
Siding Brick
Street Surface Concrete, Curbs
Water Sewer Public Sewer, Public Water


  • 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 $2.75M
AVG $46,740
AVG 215
Year Built
AVG 1998
AVG 74
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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