J.G. Garrett-Designed 1892 Victorian Home For Only $349,000 in Gainesville, Texas

$349,000 | Built 1892 | 4,329 Sq. Ft. | 4 Beds | 1.5 Baths | 0.34 Acres

Indulge in the historic elegance of a J.G. Garrett-designed Victorian masterpiece in Gainesville, Texas. Originally crafted in 1892, this architectural gem now awaits a discerning owner. Priced at $349,000, this residence boasts 4,329 sq. ft. of timeless charm, featuring 4 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, and situated on a generous 0.34-acre lot. Revel in the craftsmanship of a bygone era as you explore the intricate details and unique design elements that make this home a true work of art. Don’t miss the chance to own a piece of history in the heart of Gainesville.

Here’s a chance to become the third owner of this corner-lot property, stepping into a blend of history and charm outside the original family. Previous owners have updated essential elements like electrical, plumbing, and the roof while maintaining its authentic character. The house boasts original features such as woodwork, indigenous shutters, stained glass windows, and wooden floors. Remarkably, three out of four fireplaces are believed to be from the 1893 World’s Fair. The converted attic, accessible by ladder but with potential for a lift, adds extra space.

This property also includes approved plans for kitchen and bathroom renovations, offering an exciting opportunity for the new owners to infuse their personal touch. An interesting touch is the original Eldridge family hitching post. Situated a short walk from downtown Gainesville, this home is a regular feature on the Morton Museum’s Historical Tour. Don’t pass up the chance to own this historical gem!

Angela Downes • angela.downes@compass.com • (214) 505-4289
Photography Credit: Adam Duitch Photography

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