1520 Market Street $585,000

MLS#: 41226971
Address: 1520 Market Street
City / Zip: Galveston, Texas 77550
Type: Residential






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Circa 1859 George Washington Grover House. Stunning pre-Civil War home with grandeur throughout. Purportedly hit by a cannon ball ,it is a survivor of the Battle of Galveston, January 1, 1863. Much architectural detailing throughout the house. There is a large landscaped side garden on the west side and a beautiful side walkway greenspace on the east side of the house. Three bedrooms and large sitting room upstairs and there is a first floor bedroom with ensuite bath. Full kitchen with duel fuel range, extra oven & 2 dishwashers. Laundry on second floor and there is an elevator. Third floor room (21x18) has a ladder to the widow's walk typical of this era of large homes. Inspection report online from the Estate selling the property. Exempt items to be removed after funding. No furniture remains. Please review inspection report before showings are set. House is documented in the Historic American Buildings Survey. Agents: Please review Agent Remarks before setting appointment.

This listing is provided courtesy by David Bowers, The House Company


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    Property Amenities

    • Interior Features

      • Crown Molding
      • Dryer Included
      • Formal Entry/Foyer
      • High Ceiling
      • Refrigerator Included
      • Washer Included
    • Rooms

      • Den
      • Formal Dining
      • Formal Living
      • Living Area - 1st Floor
      • Utility Room in House
    • Flooring

      • Tile
      • Wood
    • Appliances

    • Cooling

      • Central Electric
      • Zoned
    • Heating

      • Central Gas
    • Sewer/Water

      • Public Sewer
      • Public Water
    • Fireplace

      • 3
    • Roof

      • Composition
    • Exterior Features

      • Back Yard Fenced
      • Balcony
      • Cross Fenced
      • Fully Fenced
      • Patio/Deck
      • Side Yard
      • Brick
      • Stucco
    • Parking

      • Detached Garage

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