803 Saint Lawrence St, Gonzales, TX
$ 450,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#3149612
  • TypeBackup
  • CountyGONZALES
  • CityGonzales
  • AreaGZ
  • NeighborhoodTier 02 East-Water Street
  • Zip78629
  • StyleSingle Family Residence
  • Year Built1897
  • Taxes$ 3756
  • Price$ 450,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage2776
  • Lot Size0.3355 Acres
Data Source:
Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABOR) as distributed by MLS GRID
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 East Avenue Primary Elementary School Gonzales N Ave Intermediate Middle 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 Ceiling Fan(s),High Ceilings,Chandelier,Quartz Counters,Eat-in Kitchen,Multiple Dining Areas,Soaking Tub
Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Central,Electric
Cooling Central Air,Electric
Utilities Electricity Connected,Natural Gas Connected,Sewer Connected,Water Connected
Roof Composition
Appliances Dishwasher,Gas Range,Free-Standing Gas Oven,Plumbed For Ice Maker,Refrigerator,Water Heater
Exterior Features Exterior Steps
Garage Spaces 2
Patio/Porch Features Front Porch
Pool Features None
Security Features See Remarks
Construction Materials Wood Siding
Year Built 1897
View City
Levels Two
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Tax Year 2022
Waterfront Features None
Community Features Park
Accessibility None
County Gonzales
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Energy Efficient None
Subdivision Name Tier 02 East/Water Street
Facing Direction South
Green Sustainability None
Other Structures None
Status Active Under Contract
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
High School Gonzales
City Gonzales
Disclosures Seller Disclosure
Lot Size Square Feet 14614.38
Waterfront Y/N No
Street Name Saint Lawrence
Elementary School Gonzales East Avenue Primary
Tax Annual Amount 3756.33
Middle/Junior High School Gonzales N Ave Intermediate
Property Condition Resale
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Virtual Tour
Standard Status Active Under Contract
Year Built Source Public Records
Tax Assessed Value 183510
Virtual Tour

Interior Features

Flooring Wood
Total Fireplaces 4
Fireplace Features Bedroom,Dining Room,Living Room,Primary Bedroom
Window Features Wood Frames
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 2
Street Suffix ST
Total Bedrooms 4
Main Level Bedrooms 1
LivingAreaSource Public Records
Total Baths 4

Exterior Features

Fencing Front Yard,Partial,Privacy,Wood
Parking Features Attached Carport
Lot Features City Lot,Corner Lot,Trees-Large (Over 40 Ft)
Water Source Public
Total Parking 4
Foundation Details Pillar/Post/Pier
Lot Size Acres 0.3355
Covered Spaces 2
Horse Y/N No
Horse Amenities None


  • 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 Backup Average in 78629

AVG $280K
AVG $2,770
AVG 1157
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1956
AVG 55
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data