803 Saint Lawrence Street, Gonzales, TX
$ 450,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#34360783
  • TypePending
  • CountyGONZALES
  • CityGonzales
  • Area83
  • NeighborhoodTier 02 East-Water Street
  • Zip78629
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1897
  • Taxes$ 3756
  • Price$ 450,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage2776
  • Lot Size0.3355 Acres
Data Source:
Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR)
Property Description

The historic Bell House, commissioned in 1897 by esteemed US Congressman G.F. Burgess, stands majestically on a piece of land bestowed upon the town of Gonzales through a generous Spanish land grant dating back to 1832. This exquisite residence epitomizes the splendor of Victorian architecture, boasting seven distinctive gables and adorned with four elegant fireplaces. Known locally as the “Key Hole House” it is often likened to a charming gingerbread house, the Bell House exudes a one-of-a-kind allure that captures the imagination. One can only dream of residing within such a captivating dollhouse; it is truly a remarkable gem. Lovingly restored, you will find wood floors throughout as well as a restored kitchen reflecting period correct appliances. This is a rare opportunity to own a piece of Gonzales’ historic past.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Gonzales North Avenue Elementary School Gonzales Junior High School Gonzales High School
Price History
6/5/2023 Listed $500,000
7/8/2023 5% - $475,000
9/18/2023 6% - $450,000

General Features

Interior Features Formal Entry/Foyer,High Ceiling,Refrigerator Included
Heating Central Electric
Roof Composition
Fireplaces 4
Energy Ceiling Fans
Restrictions No Restrictions
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 2
Year Built 1897
Subdivision Tier 02 East/Water Street
Style Victorian
Stories 2
County Gonzales
Tax Rate 2.0469
Property Type Single-Family
Yearly Taxes 3756
Census Tract 3
Tax Year 2022
Status Option Pending
Acres 0.3355
Directions From the intersection of Hwy 183 and Hwy 90A in Gonzales,travel south on Hwy 183. Turn left on Saint Lawrence and travel 8 blocks. Home will be on the left at the corner of College and Saint Lawrence
City Gonzales
Disclosures Sellers Disclosure
School District 550 - Gonzales
Street Name Saint Lawrence
DOM 260
Finance Available Cash Sale,Conventional
List Type Exclusive Right to Sell/Lease

Interior Features

Total Bedrooms 4
Fireplace Description Wood Burning Fireplace
Floors Wood
Dishwasher 1
Master Bath Desc Half Bath,Primary Bath: Soaking Tub,Secondary Bath(s): Soaking Tub
Room Description 1 Living Area,Formal Dining,Formal Living,Utility Room in House
Range Type Gas Range
Oven Type Gas Oven
Room Count 4
Sq Ft Total 2776
Sq Ft Source Appraisal District
Bedroom Description 1 Bedroom Down - Not Primary BR,Primary Bed - 2nd Floor
Cool System Central Electric
Total Baths 2.20

Exterior Features

Street Surface Asphalt,Curbs
Foundation Pier & Beam
Siding Wood
Private Pool Y/N No
Carport Description Attached Carport
Lot Size Source Appraisal District
Front Door Faces South
Dwelling Type Historic
Lot Size 14614
Water Sewer Public Sewer,Public Water
Carport Spaces Count 2
Lot Description Corner
Exterious Features Back Yard,Covered Patio/Deck,Partially Fenced


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 78629

AVG $180K
AVG $3,756
AVG 2045
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1976
AVG 35
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data

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