West University home built on large corner lot

April 7, 2019

Ideally designed for its corner, 20,000-square-foot lot, this Bardwell built home with custom updates is in West University. Listing agent Laura Mayer with John Daugherty, Realtors calls the home with more than 6,800 square feet of living space, a West U gem, with additional 397-square-foot air-conditioned exercise room.

The two-story home has a circular driveway and a porte cochere that leads to additional parking.

Inside, a gallery entry hall opens to a formal living room with walls of built-ins and a fireplace and the formal dining room with a wet bar and butler’s pantry. The family room has a second fireplace, built-ins and a wall of windows and doors. The kitchen and breakfast room are functional and ideal for entertaining.

The kitchen has a Wolf gas range with a griddle, double ovens, a Sub-Zero, two dishwashers, a microwave, warming drawer, storage, expansive counters and a walk-in pantry. The kitchen is open to the breakfast room, family room and morning room that is current being used as a play room. The mud room is just off the porte cochere and home’s side entrance. Another mud room has access to the back yard, garages and driveway.

All bedrooms are on the second floor including the private master suite that features a coffee bar and dedicated thermostat for HVAC, a separate study and a spa-like bathroom with two separate walk-in closets with built-in dressers and shelving. The home is also designed with an elevator shaft.

Every secondary bedroom is spacious in size, well-appointed and includes a walk-in closet with built-ins.

The home’s sixth bedroom could be quarters or an in-law suite with its own bathroom and separate living room. A large game room is also on the second floor.

Outside, a large covered living/entertaining area includes a summer kitchen and access to a full bath. The huge back yard has ample green space, a play space and a large pool that is heated and chilled.

With six bedrooms, 6½ baths, this home at 6402 Vanderbilt St. is priced at $4,999,999.

For information visit www.JohnDaugherty.com.