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2528 Post Office Street

Galveston, TX 77550
  • $390,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 139 Days
  • MLS #: 96609629
$390,000
  • 9
    BEDS
  • 0.24
    ACRES
  • 1
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 5,602
    SQFT
  • $70
    $/SQFT
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Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1886
County:

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Description

Circa 1886, "Postoffice Street was the portion of the district where the houses of prostitution clustered. This sober, two-bay wide, clapboard "house" with a low-pitched roof and boxed eaves is the last survivor. It was built and owned by Miss Mollie Walters, one of the district's most celebrated madams."-Galveston Architecture Guidebook, pg 41. The 2 story main house has 5 parlors, kitchen & bath with shower downstairs. 9 bedrooms upstairs. Back quarters include two horse stalls. The building needs much renovation. The seller is not cleaning out the property. He will remove some items, but the vast majority of the contents, most of which is hardly useable, will remain. No closing until after January 1st, 2024, & Seller retains 30 days after closing & funding to vacate the property. Being sold in its current condition, no repairs. There are deed covenants preventing demolition. In attachments is a City of Galveston program for substantial(50%) rehabilitation & tax breaks.

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2528 Post Office Street Galveston, TX 77550

  • Price: $390,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 139 Days
  • MLS #: 96609629
9
Beds
1
Baths
0
½ Baths
0.24
Acres
5,602
SQFT
$70
$/SQFT
1886
Built
Neighborhood:
Galveston Townsite
County:
Galveston
Area:
33 - Galveston County
Elementary School:
Gisd Open Enroll
Middle School:
Gisd Open Enroll
High School:
Ball High School
School District:
Galveston
Property Description
Circa 1886, "Postoffice Street was the portion of the district where the houses of prostitution clustered. This sober, two-bay wide, clapboard "house" with a low-pitched roof and boxed eaves is the last survivor. It was built and owned by Miss Mollie Walters, one of the district's most celebrated madams."-Galveston Architecture Guidebook, pg 41. The 2 story main house has 5 parlors, kitchen & bath with shower downstairs. 9 bedrooms upstairs. Back quarters include two horse stalls. The building needs much renovation. The seller is not cleaning out the property. He will remove some items, but the vast majority of the contents, most of which is hardly useable, will remain. No closing until after January 1st, 2024, & Seller retains 30 days after closing & funding to vacate the property. Being sold in its current condition, no repairs. There are deed covenants preventing demolition. In attachments is a City of Galveston program for substantial(50%) rehabilitation & tax breaks.
Exterior Features

Acres Description 0 Up To 1/4 Acre Carport Spaces Count 0 Exterior Barn/StableFully Fenced Front Door Faces South Lot Description CornerSubdivision Lot Lot Dimensions 120x86 Pool Area No Pool Private No Roof Composition Siding Wood Street Surface Asphalt Style Victorian

Interior Features

Bedroom Description All Bedrooms Up Beds Max 9 Cool System No Cooling/Vent Floors Wood Foundation Pier & Beam Heat System No Heating Master Bath Desc Primary Bath: Shower Only Rooms Description DenFormal LivingLiving Area - 1st Floor

Property Features

Annual Maint Desc No Country United States Disclosures Sellers Disclosure Dwelling Type Free StandingHistoric Exemptions HomesteadSenior Fee Other No Finance Available Cash SaleConventional For Lease No Hoa Mandatory No Lot Size Source Appraisal District Lot Value No Master Planned Community YN No New Construction No Ownership Full Ownership Restrictions Deed RestrictionsHorses AllowedZoning Sq Ft Source Appraisal District Tax Amount 3461 Tax Rate 2.0161 Tax Year 2023 Utility District 0 Water Sewer Public SewerPublic Water Year Built Src Seller

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