This 1966 Tanglewood mod has changed so much it might as well be a new listing: A redesign from Austin architect Tom Hurt has almost doubled the square footage, adding to the original flat roof some shapely contemporary juts that give the place an entire second story. Showcased by Houston Mod just this past Sunday as a Mod of the Month, the Riverview Dr. redo went on the market this week at $1,895,000.
That’s what the 2,364-sq.-ft. house at 6127 Riverview Dr., near the Houston Country Club, looked like before Hurt stepped in.
And this is what the 4,461-sq.-ft. house looks like now:
Through those crape myrtles you can see the geometrical add-ons where the house’s 3rd and 4th bedrooms, study, and playroom can be found.
But first the first floor:
The living room opens to a teevee room with an adjoining bar:
The dining room and kitchen:
And down the hall to the master bedroom and bath . . .
. . . and guest bedroom and bath:
That’s a view that didn’t exist until recently, thanks to that armored floating staircase.
The landing leads to 4 new rooms:
There’s a bedroom:
And a this-could-be-almost-anything room:
And an office or study:
The fenced-in backyard:
- 6127 Riverview [HAR]
- Mod of the Month in Southampton Place & Tanglewood [Houston Mod]