Imagine the convenience and upscale living of the Galleria mixed with the suburban retreat of Tanglewood. It is 5614 Cedar Creek Drive, a 7,599 square foot retreat currently listed for just under $3.5 million, listed by Kellie Geitner of Sotheby’s International Realty.
This French style home has a wealth of modern touches and exquisite details. Stand in the grand foyer and gaze up at a soaring space anchored by a majestic staircase clad in hardwood steps and marble inlays.
Then move on to the living room, dining room and family rooms of the house. The family room is the perfect place to entertain and relax. Its beamed ceiling, built-in shelves and cabinets, and fireplace surrounded by marble are conversation starters and guests will linger over the view of the summer kitchen and loggia through the French doors.
Follow the family room to the kitchen, which unfolds around a huge island perfect for working and gathering. There’s a farmhouse sink, Sub Zero, Wolf and Bosch appliances, plus a built-in Miele coffee maker, designer lighting and a butler’s pantry.
The home’s master suite is the ultimate in comfort. The bedroom sports a 12 foot ceiling, hardwood floors and a sitting area with its own marble fireplace topped with a wooden mantle. The 19 foot by 12 foot bathroom features marble flooring and countertops, a ProFit jetted tub and walk-in shower, as well as recessed lighting, dual sinks and access to walk-in closets with bespoke shelving. , carpeting and crystal and chrome fixtures.
The secondary bedrooms are en-suite, offering privacy and space for family members or guests.
There is also an additional living room with a bedroom that can easily be converted into a guest suite, with its own mini-kitchen with a stove, microwave and mini-fridge. The games room has a gilded gold chandelier and its own bar, and its archway provides direct access to a media room with recessed lighting and speakers.
A centerpiece of the backyard is the in-ground pool and spa, which are lined with twin loggias that provide plenty of gathering space and a summer kitchen, the perfect spot for patio parties.
The home’s location can’t be beat, with access to the Galleria, Energy Corridor and nearby 610 Loop. Located in a quiet neighborhood with mid-century homes and other contemporary homes, 5614 Cedar Creek Drive is both welcoming and a getaway from the bustling energy of the city.