Historic House Listings

Off market. Over 3,600 square feet! The Heard House, Circa 1874 in Texas. $159,000

June 3, 2022

This is a diamond in the rough! And it’s a big house with over 3,600 square feet! The Heard Home was built in 1874. It is located on .32 acres in Marshall, Texas. The home features a covered front porch, original hardwood floors, wide baseboards, chair rails and tall ceilings. The home is situated close to area lakes. Six bedrooms, three bathrooms and 3,698 square feet. $169,000 New price: $159,000

Contact Lorie A. Black with Century 21 A Select Group

From the Zillow listing:


Step back in time with this 1874 folk Victorian home. Known as “The Heard House”, this 6 bedroom, 3 bath two-story home can easily be a wonderful family home or Bed and Breakfast. The full-length porch is supported by square columns and has flat jigsaw cut trim and spindle work railing. Upon entering the double entry door, you will find a grand foyer with extra high ceilings and beautiful crown moldings. French doors lead to an open deck, covered back porch and fenced backyard. The four large bedrooms on the lower floor each have their own fireplace with detailed mantels. Two upstairs bedrooms flank each side of a large landing and bathroom. Located just minutes from historic downtown Marshall which hosts many annual events including the Fire Ant Festival, Wonderland of Lights, Market on the Square, Taco Fest and more. Marshall has close proximity to area lakes including Caddo Lake, Lake O’ The Pines and Martin Creek Lake and is conveniently located near Interstate 20 for easy commuting to Shreveport, Longview and Tyler.



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