Historic House Listings

Unpainted woodwork! On 1 1/2 acres in Texas. $325,000

October 30, 2023

Love this house! Unpainted woodwork inside! This Texas beauty was built in 1914. It is located on 1.47 acres in Moody, Texas. This home was the ranch headquarters for the John William Day and Elmira Susan Grimes Descendants who settled the property in 1881. The home features a covered front porch, original hardwood floors, mantel, baseboards and original solid wood doors with transom windows. The property has a fenced pasture. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms and 2,772 square feet. $325,000

Contact Kristine Schmidt with Schmidt Ranches and Realty: 512-277-4447

From the Zillow listing:


This vintage white farmhouse, adorned w antique furniture, wrap around porch, soaring ceilings & hardwood floors awaits you. Resting on fertile pastures w panoramic countryside views for miles. Paved road frontage w private gated driveway and mature trees. The charming two story farmhouse was built in 1914, & originally served as the ranch headquarters to the John William Day & Elmira Susan Grimes descendants who settled the property in 1881. 2 spacious bedrooms & full bath located on main level. Grand gathering table in dining room near the colorful kitchen & breakfast area, opens to the family room. Intricate stone, wood burning fireplaces. Second bath w claw foot soaking tub & 2 bedrooms upstairs. Located 6 mi to Moody & less than 30 min to Belton, Temple, & Waco. Convenient to Mother Neff State Park w easy access to amenities like the Magnolia Market at the Silos, & Cameron Park. Quick commute to Space



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