803 Saint Lawrence Street, Gonzales, TX
$ 450,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#34360783
  • TypeSingle Family
  • 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

Acres 0.3355
Census Tract 3
City Gonzales
County Gonzales
DOM 179
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
Disclosures Sellers Disclosure
Energy Ceiling Fans
Finance Available Cash Sale, Conventional
Fireplaces 4
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 2
Heating Central Electric
Interior Features Formal Entry/Foyer, High Ceiling, Refrigerator Included
List Type Exclusive Right to Sell/Lease
Monthly Taxes 3756
Property Type Single-Family
Restrictions No Restrictions
Roof Composition
School District 550 - Gonzales
Status Active
Stories 2
Street Name Saint Lawrence
Style Victorian
Subdivision Tier 02 East/Water Street
Tax Rate 2.0469
Tax Year 2022
Year Built 1897

Interior Features

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

Exterior Features

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


  • 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 Single Family Average in 78629

AVG $350K
AVG $3,273
AVG 305
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1993
AVG 34
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data