Welcome to Regency Oaks, a respite from the world and an exceptional home that deserves to live in your family for generations. Located in the Woodlands, just outside of Houston, Texas, this residence is a showcase for the discerning homeowner who revels in all of the luxurious details that one should anticipate in a distinctive custom home. This Mediterranean estate is nestled on 1.63 acres in the Village of Sterling Ridge in the elegant gated community of Carlton Woods, home to the world-class Club at Carlton Woods, featuring both a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course and a Fazio Championship Course. You certainly don’t want to miss your opportunity to live overlooking the Jack Nicklaus 8th fairway.
A grand entrance greets you as you arrive into the large circular brick paved driveway flanked by lovingly manicured grounds and mature trees that create a welcoming ambiance. The circular drive provides access to both a two-car and three-car garage, and the elegant columned front covered entry creates the perfect area in which to receive guests in style. While the garages easily house five vehicles, the driveway can accommodate an additional ten.
Double entry doors with glass panels, welcome you in to Regency Oaks, which boasts 8,400 square feet encompassing six bedrooms, six baths and two half-baths. The regal entry foyer sets the tone for the residence with its soaring ceiling and wrought-iron chandelier, showcasing a finely crafted iron railed staircase, complemented by wall sconces, and travertine and hardwood floors. A hardwood-columned archway opens into the family room complete with fireplace, providing views of the sparkling pool and 8th fairway of the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course beyond.
The formal dining room, overflowing with grandeur, welcomes both host and guests, accommodating a dinner party of 12 effortlessly, showcasing crown molding and distressed hardwood floors.
The main library and study is a reader’s delight, complete with mahogany wood wainscoting details and accented crown molding ceiling, creating the perfect reading spot with its very own balcony and views of the front grounds. A second library can be found adjacent to the master suite and features custom bookshelves and wood paneling throughout for the perfect work from home executive office space.
The kitchen is a dream come true for the chef in the family. Counter space is abundant, making preparation for larger gatherings a breeze, with a 6-burner Viking range, double oven, Sub-Zero refrigerator; and walk-in pantry for additional space. The spacious open concept design with breakfast bar area provides seating for a morning cup of coffee, a quick bite, or for guests to keep the chef company during prep time. A smaller dining area lies just off the kitchen highlighting four spacious windows providing stunning views of the grounds.
An informal family room neighbors the kitchen, perfect for everyday casual gatherings showcasing additional views of the sparking pool, mature garden and golf course beyond.
A Relaxing Respite
Accessed by the grand staircase or home elevator, the second-floor grand master bedroom is worthy of the most discriminate eye. Complete with a cathedral ceiling, fireplace; distressed hardwood floors, and double glass doors that open onto the covered terrace, providing relaxing views of the pool, patio, grounds and beyond. The Master suite features his-and-hers vanities and walk-in closets; soaking jetted tub; makeup vanity; and spacious walk-in shower.
The residence features five junior suites, all with en suite bathrooms and walk-in closets. Four have views of the pool and rear garden, and all feature the distinctive touches present throughout the home. On the second level, you’ll also find a large flex living area, with options for an exercise room. Additionally, Regency Oaks incorporates a Texas basement on the finished lower level, creating the perfect indoor outdoor living area to access the pool and patio, or relax under the lower level covered terrace.
With more than one and a half acres of space and with its proximity to the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, Regency Oaks has abundant outdoor living. The back patio, spacious balconies and garden are accessible from much of the home, offering beautiful views and overflow entertainment areas. The covered patio features a summer kitchen complete with bar-be-cue, fireplace, recessed lighting and ceiling fan. Saunter overto the heated pool for a few laps, relax on the sun patio or unwind in the spa for a little warmth and conversation.
Custom touches abound throughout this majestic estate, including the homes’ media room, central vacuum system, three spacious levels that provide for generational living, covered patios and terraces all surrounded by perimeter iron fencing for privacy.
About the Area
The Woodlands is the perfect retreat for living, working, and playing. Intermingling all of the best aspects of life, the community is an upscale suburb of Houston, close to everything yet far enough away to not feel as if you are in one of the country’s most populous metropolitan areas.
Each village within the Woodlands is self-contained, boasting serene living areas with upscale homes, clear lakes and ponds, nature preserve, miles of trails for exploring, and abundant parks for families to enjoy together. The premier gated community of Carlton Woods, in which Regency Oaks is situated, is also home to the top-rated Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course and Fazio Championship Course, as well as the renowned Club at Carlton Woods. As the premier golf destination within The Woodlands, the Club offers dining, a full spa and 7,000 square-foot tennis and fitness center.
Town Center and Market Street are at the hub of the Woodlands, where fine dining, boutique shops, lodging, and entertainment meet. Accessible via car or the linked Woodlands waterway, Town Center is a showcase for all that the area has to offer. The Cynthia Woods Cultural Pavilion welcomes world-renowned performers to its stage under a ceiling of stars throughout the year, and Waterway Square delights nighttime visitors with choreographed water shows. The city’s robust economy has attracted many corporate campuses, including Chevron Phillips,
Hewitt Associates, and Exxon Mobil.
Neighboring Houston is known for offering an abundance of additional entertainment options, including the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (the largest in the world). Recognized globally for its energy industry, Houston ranks first in the nation for international commerce and is second only to New York for the number of Fortune 500 companies headquartered there. If professional sports are more your style, Houston is home to professional teams; including the Texans, Astros, Dash, Dynamo, and Rockets.
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