0.78± Acres
Bastrop County, TX

401 Main, Smithville, Texas

MLS ID: 1042532
Status: Active
Price: $2,250,000
Acres: 0.78±
Type: Single Family, Residential
Address: 401 Main
City, State: Smithville, TX
County: Bastrop County
ZIP Code: 78957
Parcel Number: 19169
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 5
SqFt: 5,211
Year Built: 1887


Dating back to 1887 and proudly listed on the Historic Register acquired from the original owner's descendants, spans three lots facing Main Street within the enchanting Smithville Historic District. What sets this residence apart is its rare zoning, allowing for commercial use, historic preservation, and residential occupancy, offering a unique canvas for various possibilities.

The property has undergone meticulous renovations to seamlessly integrate modern amenities while preserving its historical charm. Recent upgrades include repointed and reinforced pier and beam foundations, a new sewer line, gas connections, and entirely replaced plumbing, electrical, and mechanical systems, ensuring optimal functionality. With its smart-design HVAC, four AC units, and energy efficient LED lighting, comfort is paramount in every season.

The exterior of this historic home boasts rare 19” wide columns, sweeping verandas, wood Dutch lap siding, and meticulously refurbished original windows, some with hand-blown glass. The lush surroundings feature magnolia trees, Charleston-style shutters, and lawns re-sodded with St. Augustine grass. The courtyard fences, designed to be Jack Russell-proof, stand on concrete foundations adorned with climbing roses. The property's numerous trees are healthy and have been inspected by a certified arborist.

Inside, historic materials, such as reclaimed shiplap and bead board, seamlessly merge with modern elements. Custom-built cabinetry and quartz countertops showcase the commitment to quality. The grand oval stair with a keyhole feature, soaring ceilings, and new hardwood and luxury vinyl flooring contribute to the interior's spacious feel.

Modern comforts abound, including an LG HE washer-dryer set, Bosch appliances in the kitchen, and LED lighting throughout. This residence seamlessly combines the best of both worlds, offering a chance to own a piece of Smithville's history while indulging in the conveniences of contemporary living.

Directions: From Bastrop, take Highway 71 East To Smithville. Take Highway 95 Exit towards Smithville. Once in Smithville turn left on NW 4th St. Turn left on Main St. House will be on the left at 401 Main St. across from the US Post Office.

Additional Information


Appliances: Built-In Gas Oven, Built-In Range, Built-In Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Disposal, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Double Oven, RNGHD
Bathrooms Half: 1
Bathrooms Full: 4
Cooling: Central Air
Fireplace Features: Bedroom, Library, Primary Bedroom, Wood Burning
Fireplaces Total: 4
Flooring: Tile, Wood
Garage Spaces: 4
Heating: Central
Interior Features: Bar, Bookcases, Breakfast Bar, Built-in Features, Ceiling Fan(s), High Ceilings, Chandelier, Quartz Counters, Stone Counters, Double Vanity, Eat-in Kitchen, Entrance Foyer, French Doors, Interior Steps, Kitchen Island, Multiple Dining Areas, Multiple Living Areas, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Walk-In Closet(s), Washer Hookup
Living Area Source: Public Records


Covered Spaces: 4
Exterior Features: Balcony, Electric Car Plug-in, Garden, Gutters Partial, Private Yard
Fencing: Back Yard, Stone, Wrought Iron
Foundation Details: Pillar/Post/Pier
Lot Features: Back Yard, Front Yard, Landscaped, Level, Sprinkler - Automatic, Sprinkler - In Rear, Sprinkler - In Front, Sprinkler - In-ground, Sprinkler - Side Yard, Many Trees, Trees-Medium (20 Ft - 40 Ft), Trees-Small (Under 20 Ft)
Lot Size Square Feet: 33,846
Other Structures: Outbuilding, Storage
Parking Features: Carport, Covered, Detached Carport, Elec Vehicle Charge Station(s), Gravel, Storage
Parking Total: 6
Patio and Porch Features: Covered, Deck, Front Porch, Patio, Rear Porch, Wrap Around
Roof: Aluminum
Water Source: Public
Window Features: Blinds, Screens, Window Treatments, Wood Frames


Direction Faces: South
Elementary School: Smithville
Middle School: Smithville
High School: Smithville
Subdivision Name: Smithville Townsite
Tax Annual Amount: 16046.45

Extra Information

Disclosures: Lead Base Paint Addendum, Seller Disclosure, Seller Provided Survey Available
Chip Bubela

Chip Bubela

Schulenburg, Texas

(979) 743-4555

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