822 Austin Street, Seguin, Texas 78155
Listing ID #476460
Rare ATLEE B. AYRES – Architect designed residence offered for the first time. This 116 year old historically significant home is designated as the Blumberg Mansion in publications & is listed in Atlee B. Ayres’ papers archived at UT. High ceilings & wide center entry hall create a spacious feel, ideal for entertaining. Home floor plan is same as 1906 except back porch enclosure. The entire home built w/heart pine timbers retains many classic characteristics such as original solid brass hardware, working transoms, 3 sets of working pocket doors, 1906 etched glass window panes, original copper screen, heart pine flooring & double bay windows that exude southern elegance & charm. Original wash house in rear w/brick fireplace for boiling clothes. Original garage once housed Model T. Electric & plumbing modernized. This architectural gem which has been in the same family since 1906 is part of Seguin history and influence is now seeking a family to enjoy it for generations to come.