Situated in the shade of the dueling oaks along Rice Boulevard, this custom designed Southampton home combines classic architecture and current lifestyle trends. Timeless features with clean lines, simple moldings, high ceilings, and flush with natural light. The flexible floor plan and design will complement contemporary or traditional decorating tastes. Double height reception hall with curving limestone staircase with brass banister. Elegant formal rooms and open informal living areas. Butler's pantry with climate controlled wine vault. Exquisite master suite with separate baths and closets. Generous half acre lot with grassy backyard, patio and pool. Sought after location within close proximity to Rice University, the Medical Center, the Rice Village and the Museum District. 8 bath and 2 haft bath.