Historic House Listings

Kalbow Farmhouse, Circa 1897 in Texas. $280,000

June 14, 2019

This one is so original inside! The Kalbow Farmhouse was built in 1897. It is located on .45 acres in Cyrpress, Texas. The Kalbow Farmhouse was moved to its current location in 2014. The home is situated close to shopping, restaurants and parks. The plumbing, electrical and HVAC have all been updated. All wood flooring, doors and windows are original to the home. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,321 square feet. $280,000

From the Zillow listing:


The Historic 1897 Kalbow Farmhouse is nearly a once in a lifetime and affordable opportunity to own a true 19th century gem in a semi-rural/suburban setting close to shopping, restaurants, and parks while still within commuting distance to downtown and the Galleria area. This home was moved from its original location near Telge Road in 2014 and underwent a meticulous and historically appropriate restoration. All plumbing, foundation and electrical systems were replaced. Metal roof, on demand tankless water heaters and HVAC were added. Walls and ceilings throughout are tongue and groove cypress. Open the front door and you are greeted with a 26 foot long dog-trot hallway leading to not only the bedrooms and living areas, but an amazing 30 foot long screened in back porch. All wood flooring, doors and windows are original to the house. High ceilings, clawfoot tub, utility room, upstairs media room/game room, plenty of natural light and so much more await you in this rare offering.