48± Acres
Washington County, TX

3401 Us Highway 290 East, Brenham, Texas

MLS ID: 81646400
Status: Active
Price: $5,950,000
Acres: 48±
Type: Land/Lots
Address: 3401 Us Highway 290 East
City, State: Brenham, TX
County: Washington County
ZIP Code: 77833
Parcel Number: R16720
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 6
SqFt: 7,270
Year Built: 1924


The Historic Citadel built in 1924 across 48-acres is centrally located between Houston & Austin. It was designed and built by the famed renowned Houston Architect Alfred C. Finn. Finn was particularly known for his use of concrete and that carried the design of the Citadel which has 8” concrete walls and reinforced by steel I-Beams, ensuring strength and character. The main residence spanning 7,270-sf has undergone renovations and upgrades breathing new life into its timeless features. A guest house/office measuring 1,068-sf accompanies the main residence. Whether you envision the Citadel as a luxurious private residence, event venue or a thriving vineyard, its country elegance provides the perfect canvas. The Citadel represents a rare opportunity to own a piece of history while embracing modern luxury and endless possibilities. Immerse yourself in the timeless allure of this magnificent estate, where the magic of the past converges with the limitless potential of the future.

Directions: From Houston-55 Miles Approx 1 Hr: I-610 N exit US-290 W towards Austin, Citadel Property on the right From Austin-90 Miles Approx 1 1/2 Hrs: I-35 N, exit US-290 E towards Houston, Turn Left at US-290 E crossover to Citadel Property.

Additional Information


Bathrooms Half: 4
Bathrooms Full: 2
Building Area Total: 7,270
Cooling (Yes/no): Yes
Cooling: Central Air, Electric, Attic Fan
Fireplace Features: Wood Burning
Fireplace (Yes/no): Yes
Fireplaces Total: 2
Flooring: Tile, Wood
Garage (Yes/no): Yes
Garage Spaces: 4
Heating (Yes/no): Yes
Heating: Central, Electric
Interior Features: Wet Bar, Balcony, Crown Molding, High Ceilings, Laminate Counters, Multiple Staircases, Wiredfor Sound, Ceiling Fans, Living Dining Room, Programmable Thermostat
Living Area Source: Owner
Rooms Total: 25


Architectural Style: Other, Historic Antique
Fencing: Fenced
Foundation Details: Slab
Horse Amenities: Horses Allowed
Lot Features: Cleared, Wooded, Level, Pasture, Sloped, Trees
Lot Size Source: Survey
Lot Size Units: Square Feet
Other Structures: Guest House, Sheds
Parking Features: Additional Parking, Circular Driveway, Detached Carport, Electric Gate, Oversized, Porte Cochere
Pool Features: In Ground
Pool Private: Yes
Road Frontage Type: Highway
Road Responsibility: Public Maintained Road
Road Surface Type: Concrete, Gravel
Stories: 3
Water Source: Well
Window Features: Window Coverings


Additional Parcels: P44474,
Days On Market: 181
Direction Faces: South
Elementary School: BISD DRAW
Elementary School District: 137 - Brenham
Middle School District: 137 - Brenham
High School District: 137 - Brenham
Subdivision Name: Private Property

Extra Information

Green Energy Efficient: Thermostat
Green Indoor Air Quality: Ventilation
Virtual Tour Branded: https://HistoricCitadel.com/
Coy Romine

Coy Romine

Schulenburg, Texas

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Listed By: Janet Dreyer of Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty - (832) 326-6025