1 Longfellow Lane, Houston, TX
$ 11,250,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#50974012
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyHARRIS
  • CityHouston
  • Area17
  • NeighborhoodShadyside
  • Zip77005
  • StyleMediterranean
  • Year Built1926
  • Taxes$ 111239
  • Price$ 11,250,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage9863
  • Lot Size2.05 Acres
Data Source:
Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR)
Property Description

Architecturally significant 4/5++ Mediterranean Revival Style home on 2+ acres in the private gated neighborhood of Shadyside. Designed in 1926 by William Ward Watkin for hardware magnate F.A. Heitman, this important home has undergone a recent restoration and expansion by the current owners. The owners retained architect Rudy Colby of Colby Design for the renovation and design of a seamless 1,200+ sq.ft. addition and the Office of James Burnett (OJB) for the landscape design. 2021 “Good Brick Award” by Preservation Houston. Along with rich historical details, this home features stunning kitchen/baths, sumptuous primary suite, impressive landscaped grounds/pool/tennis/motor ct/ 2 car porte-cochere, “Artist Cottage”, elevator (basement to 2nd floor), 3 car Carriage House with apartments above and below. In the heart of Houston’s bustling Museum District with proximity to Downtown, the Med Center, and the Rice University trail this is one of Houston’s most distinguished residences.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Poe Elementary School Lanier Middle School Lamar High School (Houston)
Price History
2/22/2024 Listed $11,250,000

General Features

Interior Features 2 Staircases,Alarm System - Owned,Balcony,Crown Molding,Dryer Included,Elevator,Elevator Shaft,Fire/Smoke Alarm,Formal Entry/Foyer,High Ceiling,Refrigerator Included,Spa/Hot Tub,Washer Included,Wired
Heating Central Gas,Zoned
Roof Tile
Fireplaces 2
Energy Digital Program Thermostat,High-Efficiency HVAC
Restrictions Unknown
Exclusions See Listing Agent
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 2
Year Built 1926
Subdivision Shadyside
Style Mediterranean
Stories 3
County Harris
Property Type Single-Family
Yearly Taxes 111239
Percent Ownership Full Ownership
Tax Year 2022
HOA Mandatory 1
Legal Subdivision Shadyside
Management Company Trustees of Shadyside
Status Active
Acres 2.05
Directions Traveling East on Southwest Freeway,exit onto Main Street. Turn right on Main Street and head toward TX MED CTR & the Museum District. At the roundabout,take the second exit onto Main Street. Turn ri
City Houston
Disclosures Exclusions,Sellers Disclosure
School District 27 - Houston
Maintenance Fee Includes Courtesy Patrol,Grounds,Limited Access Gates,Other
Street Name Longfellow
Geo Market Area Rice/Museum District
DOM 92
Maint Fee Amt 2110
Maint Fee Pay Schedule Quarterly
Finance Available Cash Sale,Conventional
List Type Exclusive Right to Sell/Lease

Interior Features

Total Bedrooms 4
Fireplace Description Gaslog Fireplace,Wood Burning Fireplace
Floors Marble Floors,Stone,Tile,Wood
Disposal 1
Dishwasher 1
Master Bath Desc Half Bath,Primary Bath: Jetted Tub,Primary Bath: Separate Shower,Secondary Bath(s): Double Sinks,Secondary Bath(s): Shower Only,Secondary Bath(s): Tub/Shower Combo,Two Primary Baths,Vanity Area
Room Description Basement,Breakfast Room,Family Room,Formal Dining,Formal Living,Garage Apartment,Home Office/Study,Library,Living Area - 2nd Floor,Quarters/Guest House,Sun Room,Utility Room in House
Range Type Gas Range,Grill
Oven Type Convection Oven,Double Oven,Electric Oven
Countertops Granite and Quartz
Microwave 1
Kitchen Breakfast Bar,Island w/o Cooktop,Pots/Pans Drawers,Second Sink,Soft Closing Cabinets,Soft Closing Drawers,Under Cabinet Lighting,Walk-in Pantry
Icemaker 1
Room Count 14
Sq Ft Total 9863
Sq Ft Source Appraisal District
Bedroom Description All Bedrooms Up,Primary Bed - 2nd Floor
Cool System Central Electric,Zoned
Total Baths 5.20

Exterior Features

Street Surface Asphalt
Foundation Pier & Beam
Siding Brick,Stucco
Private Pool Y/N Yes
Carport Description Attached Carport
Garage Description Detached Garage
Lot Size Source Appraisal District
Front Door Faces East
Dwelling Type Free Standing
Lot Size 89298
Water Sewer Public Sewer,Public Water
Garage Carport Additional Parking,Auto Driveway Gate,Auto Garage Door Opener,Circle Driveway,Driveway Gate,Porte-Cochere
Carport Spaces Count 2
Lot Description Corner,Subdivision Lot
No Of Garage Cap 3
Exterious Features Back Green Space,Back Yard Fenced,Balcony,Detached Gar Apt /Quarters,Fully Fenced,Patio/Deck,Porch,Private Driveway,Private Tennis Court,Side Yard,Sprinkler System,Storage Shed


  • 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 77005

AVG $2.17M
AVG $26,397
AVG 331
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1988

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