10 Beautiful Old Houses For Sale in Texas

501 Kernodle St, Rockwall, TX

If you’re looking to put down roots in Texas, here’s a round-up of eye-catching Victorian properties for sale that are (mostly) massive and have massive charm to boot, just like the Lone Star state.

1. 9105 Mayfair Ln, Brenham – $2,795,000

5 beds/4.5 baths 
4,840 sqft, 46.78 acres

This beauty sits on over 46 acres and was built by a descendent of Syd Pennington, Texas Declaration of Independence signer. Buy this one for the gorgeous woodwork throughout, wraparound porches, and space to roam!

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2. 1127 E Jefferson Ave, Whitney – $249,000

4 beds/4 baths
4,076 sqft, 1.78 acres

Tons of B&B potential in this one. Stunning built-ins, fireplaces, covetable wallpaper, claw foot tubs and more. The period-appropriate furniture and stylings are spot-on!

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3. 507 W 5th St, Clarendon – $449,000

5 beds/5 baths
4,340 sqft, 0.72 acres

The S.W. Lowe House and Persimmon Cottage are a Nationally Registered Queen Anne and a bonus cottage. The cedar for this home was transferred via Louisiana by covered wagon! A true jewel of the Panhandle.

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4. 1695 Milam St, Beaumont – $320,000

6 beds/6 baths
5,920 sqft, 0.52 acres

This one is a jawdropper. Tons of porch, 10′ ceilings, pocket doors, stained glass, and more. So much more. This is a steal of a price!

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5. 605 Washburn St, Taylor – $329,000

4 beds/3 baths
2,216 sqft, 0.25 acres

One of the oldest homes in town, the Moore House is a classic from top to bottom. Sit out on your wraparound porch and wave to the neighbors!

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6. 501 Kernodle St, Rockwall – $699,950

3 beds/3 baths
2,800 sqft, 0.71 acres

This one is in the heart of the historic district and has quite a bit of curb appeal thanks to lovely landscaping, gazebo, and all! Buy it for the stained glass windows, 12′ ceilings, and cozy farmhouse vibes inside.

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7. 301 South Magnolia Street, Palestine – $240,000

4 beds/3.2 baths
3,800 sqft, 1.0 acre

The original house was built in 1878, Architect W.W. Wainright added the upola, gazebo, and circular galleries in 1886, and Architect Charles Dunbar added more ornate renovations in 1897. Buy this one for it’s eclectic architectural past!

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8. 808 South Lamar Street, Weatherford – $1,095,000

10 beds/10 baths
6,600  sqft, 5.15 acres

Overlooking the courthouse in Historic Weatherford, you can see views straight to Fort Worth on a nice day. Currently operated as a Bed & Breakfast.

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9. 814 S Waco St, Weatherford – $525,000

4 beds/3 baths
3,854 sqft, 0.70 acres

Ornate interior details include mantels, carved mouldings, and beautiful staircases. The stained glass is beautiful as well.

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10. 1202 E 15th St, Georgetown – $410,000

3 beds/2 baths
1,473 sqft, 0.52 acres

The eye-catching rounded bay with semi-conical roof, imbricated shingles and raindrop pattern along the fascia boards greet you as you walk up to this beauty. Buy it for the short walking commute to Southwestern University and the Most Beautiful Square in Texas for restaurants, music & shopping.

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Alix is CIRCA’s Properties Manager. She relishes working directly with homeowners and real estate agents to track down new stewards for homes with secrets to keep and stories to tell! On a lifetime mission to visit every great flea market in the world, she’s probably going to need a bigger old house soon.

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