This historic early 1900s Folk Victorian home was beautifully renovated and restored in 2019 by the award-winning local design firm Four Square Design Studio.
Talk about curb appeal! 1510 Ovid comes complete with a delightful white picket fence. For its magnificent renovation, the home was recognized by Preservation Houston with a Good Brick Award in 2020.
So many of the home’s original details were preserved during the thoughtful renovation, including the distinct gingerbread trim along the porch.
Enjoy living in a historic protected landmark, while also benefiting from the perks of this fabulous Arts District location with so many popular local restaurants, cafes, and breweries all around.
Timeless original elements are on full display in the home’s main living area, from the beadboard paneling to the sash windows.
Thanks to the well designed renovation, the home now features an open and inviting living space.
Exposed wood ceiling beam is a lovely architectural detail that only adds to the incredible charm of this home.
More exposed wood here in the front bedroom, this time by way of the beautiful shiplap ceiling.
So much natural light flows into the home via the original sash windows.
Create your own dining space here adjacent to the kitchen or simply use the space along the peninsula for breakfast bar seating.
Note the lovely trim detail around the windows. This original trim detail surrounds the windows and doors all through the home.
The front bedroom features a good deal of built-in storage.
Super efficient use of space here with the washer/dryer tucked away just on the other side of the hall bath.
The mirror in the hall bath brings more vintage charm. The front bedroom has direct access to this bath via the door pictured here.
Sleek, timeless design for this remarkably updated bath. The window brings in a welcome bit of natural light.
Make yourself right at home in this historic house!
Hardwood floors extend throughout the home.
The completely remodeled kitchen is certainly one of the highlights of the home.
This thoughtfully redesigned kitchen now boasts a clean contemporary look and features all stainless steel appliances.
The rustic range hood and wood shelves help keep the historic feel of the home at the forefront even in this updated kitchen.
Window over the sink allows you to enjoy the pleasant view out to the backyard while washing dishes. Of course you can also always drop the dishes in the dishwasher that’s conveniently placed just below the sink to the right.
You’ll find an abundance of storage all around the stainless steel french door fridge.
Another look here at the gorgeous wood ceiling beam, which acts as a subtle and unofficial divider of the kitchen and living room.
The primary bedroom, like the front bedroom, boasts a stunning exposed shiplap ceiling.
Located at the back of the home, this bedroom enjoys serene views of the backyard.
The primary bedroom boasts an en suite bath and a large closet.
The primary bedroom’s closet features a sizable built-in and significant hanging space.
Impeccably designed primary bath has a relaxing, soothing feel.
Four separate rods for your towels in this bath.
Shower in the primary bath includes a built-in nook for your shampoo, conditioner, and body wash, plus a bench.
An outdoor oasis awaits just outside your back door.
This back patio is the perfect space to sip your morning coffee.
With all the mature trees in this backyard, it’s no surprise that there’s a good branch for a swing.
Dinner al fresco anyone?
Lush greenery provides ample shade in the backyard. Privacy fence was added during the home’s renovation.
Historic early 1900s Arts District home that was impressively renovated and restored in 2019 by the award-winning local design firm Four Square Design Studio. This 2 BR, 2 BA Folk Victorian home is now a historic protected landmark and was recognized by Preservation Houston with a Good Brick Award in 2020. The magnificent renovation preserved many original details (beadboard, gingerbread trim, sash windows, etc.) while also impressively updating the home for modern living with a completely remodeled kitchen, two sleek baths, and an array of thoughtful finishes throughout. A generous backyard enjoys plenty of shade from mature trees. Formerly owned by renowned Houston preservationist Bart Truxillo, 1510 Ovid is not only a treasured relic of a bygone era but also finds itself nestled in a fantastic location with popular local restaurants, cafes, breweries, bike paths, and more within blocks, including Cafeza, Cafe Brussels, and Spring Street Beer & Wine Garden.
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Back Yard Fenced, Covered Patio/Deck, Partially Fenced, Patio/Deck, Porch
Lot Size: 3,678 Lot Sqft./Appraisal District
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