3940 Inverness Drive, Houston, TX 77019
3940 Inverness Drive
  • 5 Beds
  • 2.8 Acres Lot
  • 11,737 Sq.Ft. Living
  • 1958 Year Built
  • Sold Status
  • 47196603 MLS® ID
Situated on approximately 2.8 acres, this River Oaks home has been called a 'residential country club'. It has been the setting for many grand events and a motion picture. Situated in a park-like setting, the property offers swimming pools, lighted tennis court, party pavilion, outdoor kitchen and bar, and multi-level patio areas. The outdoor party pavilion is a large covered structure with beamed ceiling, bar area, and stage. Tennis court with gallery seating area. The interior living areas are nicely appointed with detailed moldings and hardwood floors. The formal living and dining rooms offer panoramic views of the wooded landscape. Primary bedroom suite features separate dressing areas and closets, office/sitting area, and fabulous views. The lower level is ideally suited as a large game room and open entertaining area with wetbar and adjoining separate dressing rooms/pool bath. Potential exercise room on the lower level. Truly nothing else like this property in River Oaks!
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Features and Amenities


  • Total Bedrooms5
  • Total Bathrooms11
  • KITCHENKitchen Island, Pantry, Pots/Pans Drawers, Second Sink, Under Cabinet Lighting
  • Laundry roomElectric Dryer Hookup, Gas Dryer Hookup, Washer Hookup
  • FlooringMarble, Tile, Wood
  • FireplaceGas Log
  • APPLIANCESDisposal, Ice Maker, Dryer Included, Refrigerator Included, Washer Included, Double Oven, Electric Oven, Microwave, Gas Range, Dishwasher
  • other interior Features2 Staircases, Balcony, Crown Molding, Elevator, Formal Entry/Foyer, Wet Bar, Wired for Sound, 1 Bedroom Up, 2 Bedrooms Down, En-Suite Bath, Primary Bed - 1 st Floor, Sitting Area, Walk-In Closet(s), Countertops(Granite Marble)

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area11,737 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area2.8 Acres
  • MLS® ID47196603
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT1958
  • Architecture StylesContemporary/Modern
  • water FrontageY
  • View DescriptionBayou View
  • Elementary SchoolRiver Oaks Elementary School (Houston)
  • Middle SchoolLanier Middle School
  • High SchoolLamar High School (Houston)
  • School District27 - Houston


  • Garage Spaces3
  • Water SourcePublic
  • PoolGunite, In Ground
  • roofOther
  • lot featuresBack Yard, Subdivided, Waterfront, Wooded, 2 Up to 5 Acres
  • parkingDetached, Additional Parking, Circular Driveway, Attached Carport
  • HEAT TYPENatural Gas, Zoned
  • AIR CONDITIONINGElectric, Zoned
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • SubstructureStone, Stucco
  • other exterior FeaturesBalcony, Outdoor Kitchen, Private Tennis Court, Sprinkler System, Covered, Patio/Deck, Shed(s)


  • Price Upon Request
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Walter Bering

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