Historic Montgomery is likely one of the oldest cities in Texas, getting its begin as a buying and selling put up in 1826 and having bragging rights because the birthplace of the Texas Lone Star flag. Situated close to Texas 105 and FM 149, its city heart is nearly 15 miles west of Conroe and 50 miles northwest of Houston.
We checked in with Cynthia Lehenbauer, a Realtor with Martha Turner Sotheby’s Worldwide Realty – The Woodlands, in regards to the enchantment for many who select to stay on this space. Lehenbauer factors to its proximity to downtown — nearly a 20-25 minute commute — which she says will get higher and higher each time I-45 is widened.
Plus work is sort of full on the $99.three million part two of the State Freeway 249 extension venture. As soon as all 4 phases are accomplished the 14.6 mile stretch — nicknamed the Aggie Expressway — will join northwest Houston to Faculty Station.
Lakefront residing additionally provides all types of leisure alternatives, and who would not need to sip morning espresso on the loggia whereas the solar comes up. Lehenbauer says her itemizing at 15002 Walden on Lake Conroe is likely one of the only a few with greater than 4 acres and, whereas there are deed restrictions, there are no HOA charges.
She additionally factors to the Montgomery Unbiased Faculty District with its well-rated colleges, which she labels probably the most wanted on Lake Conroe. Lehenbauer says the realm additionally makes for an awesome trip getaway; her shoppers stay within the Memorial space and might get to their weekend retreat in about an hour.
The 7,592 sq. foot conventional residence at 15002 Walden options seven bedrooms, eight and a half baths, three boat slips, an outside kitchen, tennis courtroom and separate visitor quarters on a 6.62 acre lot. Architectural particulars embody a sunken eating room with flooring to ceiling home windows overlooking the infinity pool and lake, an expansive wine cellar, and a big 30 foot by 20 foot grasp retreat with illuminated tray ceiling.
This property has been listed by Cynthia Lehenbauer wtih Martha Turner Sotheby’s Worldwide Realty – The Woodlands for $2.75 million.
240 Marseille sits on a .eight+ acre lakefront lot.
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This gorgeous Spanish Colonial fashion residence at 240 Marseille within the Bentwater master-planned group was designed by the proprietor in collaboration with Robert Dames Design on a personal cul-de-sac in opposition to a backdrop of protected timber. Architectural particulars on this 10,088 sq. foot residence embody an arched beamed ceiling within the household room, an arched wooden entrance entry door, a wine room with Segreto finishes and groin vaulted brick ceiling, a spider beamed domed ceiling on the prime of the spiral staircase and customized chandeliers all through.
This property has been listed by Walter Bering of Martha Turner Sotheby’s Worldwide Realty for $four.995 million.
four Strawberry Lane sits on roughly three.5 acres.
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Take pleasure in 180 diploma views of Lake Conroe from this personal property at four Strawberry Lane with a fundamental home and two visitor houses. The entry options double leaded glass doorways and sidelights, there is a solar room with giant skylights and a water view, and your complete property is gated for privateness. Three docks with six slips will quickly have you ever looking for a 45-foot cigarette boat.
This property has been listed by Beverly Smith with Coldwell Banker United, Realtors – Lake Conroe for $four.749 million.
Sonrisa Ranch sits on 287 acres.
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Not all properties in Montgomery are on Lake Conroe, however Sonrisa Ranch at 25040 Homosexual Lake Street options 287 rolling acres close to Sam Houston Nationwide Forest and is ag exempt, which means it might be tailored for cattle, horses or looking. The 2-story, three,544 sq. foot residence contains a spacious entrance porch and outside kitchen, whereas the large 125 foot by 40 foot store has a big roughed in residing space.
This property has been listed by Larry Jacobs with Jacobs Properties for $three.8745 million.
100 Benthaven Courtroom is on Benthaven Island.
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Benthaven Island, an unique gated part of Bentwater linked to land by solely a bridge, provides unparalleled privateness for the only a few houses on this Lake Conroe outpost. Close to its tip is that this eight,569 sq. foot conventional residence at 100 Benthaven Courtroom that embraces outside residing to its fullest. Boat and jet ski lifts, an infinity edge saltwater pool with water and hearth options, two lined patios, an outside kitchen, wine grotto, retractable sunglasses and a mosquito-control system make entertaining a chunk of cake.
This property has been listed by Julie Hunck Spain with Texas Independence Realty for $2.5 million.
185 Promenade has greater than 180 toes of east and south going through water frontage.
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Take pleasure in panoramic views of Lake Conroe with this distinctive luxurious waterfront residence constructed by Rocky Butler of Tuscany Houses at 185 Promenade in The Estates of Bentwater. Discover your excellent spot with three ranges of patios and lined decks, an infinity pool, and outside areas that offering eating and seating in a resort-style setting. Architectural particulars embody a double-height lobby with barrel ceiling, a proper eating room with Juliet balcony, a wine grotto with a petrified wooden fire wall and customized wrought iron door, a luxe media room with moist bar, and a 3rd flooring lookout tower with statement deck.
This property has been listed by Constance Stout with Space Professional Group North Lake for $2.49 million.
19996 Crescent Courtroom has lakefront views.
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This gorgeous Mediterranean fashion lakefront residence at 19996 Crescent Courtroom is positioned throughout the Grand Harbor gated group. Three tales and a fourth story cupola supply panoramic lake views from this eight,018 sq. foot residence that has elevator entry to all ranges. Architectural particulars embody a sunken open idea lounge with customized tray ceiling and a pair of inbuilt 50-gallon aquariums, a wine room, a kitchen with a Teppanyaki fashion grill, Italian-style gasoline brick pizza oven, a grasp tub with its personal gasoline fire, and a grand theater room with 120 inch built-in display screen projector and star lighting. Outdoor discover a 55,000 gallon pool with glass tile slide and lined swim up bar, a ship dock and boat carry and two jet ski lifts.
This property has been listed by Lorrie Parker with Keller Williams Benefit Realty for one greenback lower than $2 million.
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