3838 Olympia Drive Houston, TX
$ 2,295,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#56693614
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyHARRIS
  • CityHouston
  • Area16
  • NeighborhoodRiver Oaks Sec 11
  • Zip77019
  • StyleTraditional
  • Year Built1941
  • Taxes48432
  • Price$ 2,295,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5551
  • Lot Size10,402 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Compass RE Texas, LLC
Property Description

Unique in River Oaks... timeless & traditional home with stylistic flair! Famed architect Preston Bolton renovated & expanded home in the 80's creating huge living & entertaining spaces that are current with the 2021 lifestyle. Downstairs features grand formals, with dining room overlooking private courtyard. Family room, located off kitchen area & wet bar, opens into a light-filled sunroom with the Bolton signature style. Large landscaped courtyard. 1st floor guest quarters also exists: 2nd den, kitchenette, large bedroom & private bath. Perfect for aging family or adult children returning home! 1st floor is complete with laundry room & double workshop spaces for ample storage. 4 bedrooms grace the 2nd floor, with primary bedroom featuring good closets & a bath expansion done in the 80s. One bedroom is currently being used as an office with floor to ceiling bookshelves & room for double writing desks. Home is truly special - awaiting the next owner's custom touches!

Elementary School Middle School High School
River Oaks Elementary School (Houston) Lanier Middle School Lamar High School (Houston)
Price History
1/4/2021 Listed $2,295,000

General Features

Access Driveway Gate
Disclosures Owner/Agent, Sellers Disclosure
Energy Ceiling Fans, Digital Program Thermostat
Exclusions Ask Clare
Fee Other 1
Fee Other Amount 400.00
Finance Available Cash Sale, Conventional
Fireplaces 2
Full Baths 4
Geo Market Area River Oaks Area
Half Baths 1
Heating Central Electric, Central Gas, Zoned
Hoa Mandatory 1
Interior Features Alarm System - Owned, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, Dryer Included, Fire/Smoke Alarm, Formal Entry/Foyer, Refrigerator Included, Washer Included, Wet Bar
Legal Subdivision River Oaks
Maint Fee Amt 2300
Maint Fee Pay Schedule Annually
Ownership Fractional Ownership
Property Type Single-Family
Restrictions Deed Restrictions
Roof Composition
School District 27 - Houston
Status Active
Stories 2
Style Traditional
Subdivision River Oaks Sec 11
Year Built 1941

Interior Features

Bedroom Description 1 Bedroom Down - Not Primary BR, En-Suite Bath, Primary Bed - 2nd Floor, Sitting Area, Walk-In Closet
Cool System Central Electric, Zoned
Dishwasher 1
Fireplace Description Gaslog Fireplace, Wood Burning Fireplace
Floors Tile, Wood
Master Bath Desc Double Sinks, Hollywood Bath, Primary Bath + Separate Shower, Vanity Area, Whirlpool/Jetted Tub
Microwave 1
Oven Type Electric Oven
Range Type Gas Range
Room Description Breakfast Room, Family Room, Formal Dining, Formal Living, Guest Suite w/Kitchen, Sun Room, Utility Room in House
Total Baths 4.10
Total Bedrooms 5

Exterior Features

Acres 0.2388
Carport Description Attached Carport
Carport Spaces Count 2
Foundation Pier & Beam, Slab
Front Door Faces South
Garage Carport Additional Parking, Auto Driveway Gate, Auto Garage Door Opener, Workshop
Lot Description Subdivision Lot
Lot Size 10400
Private Pool Y/N No
Siding Stucco
Street Surface Concrete, Curbs, Gutters
Water Sewer Public Sewer, Public Water


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

Property vs Zip Code Average in 77019

AVG $2.2M
AVG $40,508
AVG 115
Year Built
AVG 1996
AVG 74
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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