Extraordinary estate on recreational Alkire Lake. Timeless Italian beauty, meticulously designed by Robert Dame, offers the best of town and country living. Only minutes from the cosmopolitan centers of Houston, this bucolic haven, with its forest of trees, gardens, and private dock may even allow for a family farm pet. The 9226-SF home is perfectly scaled and exquisitely finished. 100' covered terrace lines back perimeter of home, creating a setting for exceptional living & entertainment. Private, serene primary bedroom wing complete with sitting room, workout studio, and spacious, sunlit bath. Secondary bedrooms with en suite baths and terraces overlooking serene landscape and lake. Spacious second-floor rooms allow for secondary owners' suite near elevator and wet bar, media room, game room and more. This elegant, serene retreat, located on a prized, panoramic-view lot, feels worlds away yet is nestled between Highway 90A and I69/US 59, only minutes from Houston's finest districts!