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Listing No. 26472

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499,000

1883 Victorian Farmhouse

8708 Captain Scott Road
Brenham, Texas

Front of the home
Front of the home
Steeped in history and in same family for 4 generations
Information Packet (Adobe PDF file)
Ancient live oaks
Ancient live oaks
If these trees could talk
View of sign on porch
View of sign on porch
Formerly the House of Atreus, B&B and wedding venue
Living Room
Living Room
Dining room
Dining room
Kitchen
Kitchen
Addtnl view of kitchen
Addtnl view of kitchen
Master bedroom
Master bedroom
Front foyer
Front foyer
Upstairs sitting area
Upstairs sitting area
Upper bedroom 1
Upper bedroom 1
Upper bedroom 2
Upper bedroom 2
Wine cellar in original cistern
Wine cellar in original cistern
Older picture before add on
Older picture before add on
Enclosed pool area
Enclosed pool area
Additional view of pool area
Additional view of pool area
Bedrooms 3
Full Baths 4
Heated Sq. Ft. 3,727
Acres 3.5
MLS No. 101349

Features.

  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Laundry Room
  • Attic
  • Basement
  • Crawl Space
  • Den
  • Dining room
  • Dry Basement
  • Foyer
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Living room
  • Reader's Loft
  • Master bedroom downstairs
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Barn
  • Driveway - Dirt
  • Pool - In Ground
  • Porch
  • Restored exterior
  • Sprinkler System
  • Detached Workshop
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Ceramic Tile
  • 5 Fireplaces: Gas logs
  • Grand staircase
  • High Ceilings
  • Standing Seam Metal Roof
  • Walk-In Closets
  • Wood floors
  • Central air
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Refrigerator
  • Septic Tank
  • Sprinkler System
  • Water Heater - Electric
  • 10-foot Ceilings
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • New HVAC
  • Roof 2010

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Agent Contact Information

24 hour notice required for showings.

Susan S. Kiel & Savannah Gutierrez

Phone: 979-289-2159
Mobile: 979-251-4078
Fax: 979-289-2159

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More About This House

Magnificent 1883 Victorian farmhouse that's been in the same family for 4 generations. Built by Atreus and Katherine Clay near historic Independence, TX. Atreus and his brother, Captain Thomas C. Clay were members of "Terry's Rangers", the 8th Texas Calvary of the Confederate State of America and both were Texas Rangers. Own a true piece of Texas history. Formerly used as a Bed & Breakfast and wedding venue called the House of Atreus. Unique features of this property: high ceilings, hardwood floors, spacious living and dining areas with double sided fireplace, master suite downstairs with fireplace, 2 bedrooms with private bathrooms and fireplaces upstairs, bar/lounge overlooking enclosed pool space, Original cistern in the basement with wine cellar and 4,840 SF metal shop with 1bd/1ba guest quarters. 5 acre property with beautiful, ancient live oaks and pecan trees whispers of its past and beckons you home.

Surrounding Area

Close to the birthplace of Texas and so much history! Great events, festivals and tons of recreational opportunities. Conveniently located about 10 minutes from Brenham and only about 30 minutes from Bryan/College Station.

Recent Improvements

New roof 2010
New AC 2010
New pool pump and drains 2010

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Listing No. 26472

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Agent Contact Information

24 hour notice required for showings.

Susan S. Kiel & Savannah Gutierrez

Phone: 979-289-2159
Mobile: 979-251-4078
Fax: 979-289-2159

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