A cedar plank shelter is served in Timbergrove Manor, where recent shingle and stone work on the previously updated 1955 home have perked it up a bit. Listed last week with a $499,900 asking price, the property sits next to a vacant lot — and across from another two, all of them owned by the Harris County Flood District. White Oak Bayou is just down the street.
A 2002 renovation to the studs kept the original hardwood flooring in the living and dining rooms, hallway, and bedrooms. The replaced windows, meanwhile, are now dual -pane.
Behind a set of French doors from the dining room, a corner-pocket breakfast room provides one route to the step-up kitchen:
There are 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms.
The master suite . . .
brought a cedar finish to the closet:
Here are the secondary bedrooms:
Back lot landscaping opted for a patch of no-mow gravel between the home and its detached garage:
Swags of chain show where the 7,200-sq.-ft. lot gives way to the vacant one next door:
HCAD records show this property has had a different owner every decade or so over the past 40 years. Next to the bayou just up the street are T.C. Jester East and the White Oak Bayou Trail.
- 1119 Grovewood Ln. [HAR]