Corner lot on Southgate and Travis with a cul-de-sac provides a traffic free retreat only minutes from the bustling Texas Medical Center!
The front of this enchanting brick, two story house highlights the pier and beam brick structure and all the original 1940s details, including the cast-iron balcony.
This angle of the property highlights the giant lot size, perfect for redevelopment or reconstruction. There is also a unique option of ingress and egress from both Travis (left in the picture) and Southgate (right) facing the front.
This google aerial view of the house provides the clear evidence that you may possibly never have to wait in Houston traffic again for your daily commute to work and events.
This view provides perspective that it is the last house on the block before dividers limiting traffic to the neighborhood only. The side of the house shows a charming, manicured yard, fenced yard area.
Unit #4 (Kitchen) All homes have a private entry from the rear of the house, all four apartments have the same floor plan, opening to a kitchen with natural gas stoves. Each kitchen is fully furnished for turn-key business operations.
Unit # 4 (Living Room) Each unit is fully furnished and listed online with nightly/weekly rentals with AIRBNB. Furniture is clean and simple. This unit was furnished in October 2019.
Unit # 4 (Living Room with view of Bedroom) Here you see the angle from the other side of the unit with beautiful natural light entering from the west side of the house providing for lovely views of sunsets.
Unit #4 (Dining Room) Spectacular dining areas are exceptionally spacious for a one-bedroom unit. Notice the customized wallpaper accent and unique brass circular light fixture providing depth and character to this space.
Unit #4 (Dining and Living Room) The open concept floor plan of these large one bedroom units allow of natural light and an open and airy feel. Notice the enchanting built-in bookshelves that inhabit each apartment.
Unit #4 (Bedroom) The floors are well maintained originals from 1940s, the groves and lines tell each unit’s unique history. This bedroom has a charming canopy bed.
Unit #4 (Bathroom) This bathroom has new tile walls and floors and was redone in 2014.
Outdoor, back of the property provides ample parking for up to 4 cars and yet has a grassy area that provides enough sunlight to the delight of any green thumb.
This is a very central location, the giant lot provides ample space for redevelopment. The building in view is yes, Texas Children’s Hospital, it is that close! However, the traffic barriers around the property along with multiple trees provide a very serene and suburban feeling living experience.
Perfect place to sit back after a long day. Cozy space to develop an herb garden.
Unit #3 (Bedroom Windows) Generous light floods the bedroom study area.
Unit #3 (Bedroom) Each apartment has a Queen-sized bed and extra bedding for the guests, providing a very comfortable respite.
Unit #3 (Bathroom Ensuite) Full of colorful décor and character. This bathroom has the original tiles and giant tub from 1940.
Unit # 3 (Ensuite Bathroom) Efficient and clean space with cute and personal touches for the guests.
Unit #3 East side of the property catches amazing sunrises. The entire property has large updated double paned windows allowing for gorgeous natural light to splash into the open and airy units.
Unit #3 Inviting open concept living showcases charm and hospitality.
Unit #3 Another view of the interior shows how each unit optimizes its rooms by smoothly connecting to one another.
Lots of Character from Original 1940's high quality detailed fixtures.
Unit #3 Craftsmanship displayed in each units fine details and finishes.
Unit #3 From this view of the combined dining and living room you can see how the large windows throughout illuminate the space. Each unit boasts first rate amenities and hospitality.
Unit #3 The kitchens in each unit are versatile for short-term or longer-term guests.
Unit # 3 Each unit has natural gas stoves for clean cooking.
Unit #2 (Kitchen) Welcome to a warm and festive kitchen area fully stocked with spices and materials to allow any master chef to enjoy a delicious creation.
Unit # 2 (Kitchen) Notice the cooking lights under the cabinets and the beautiful granite countertop in this unit.
Unit #2 (Bedroom) Each unit has its own character, the quilts and furniture provide a nod to the hill country bed and breakfasts of central Texas.
Unit #2 (Bathroom) This bathroom has also been remodeled from its original and has new tiles on the shower walls and floors.
Unit #2 (Bathroom) Situated on the west side of the house, this bathroom fills with natural sunlight at the end of each day.
33 Unit #2 (Bathroom) This is a great view of the entire bathroom, quaint, modern and functional.
Unit #2 (Dining Area and Living Area) This view captures the full open floor plan and again highlights the gorgeous décor from wall decals and special rugs that make this home look perfectly homey for an away guest.
Unit #2 (Living Area) The floors are in beautiful shape, the windows of the home were all remodeled in 2010 with Window world, which provides double-pane insulation on its windows!
Unit #2 (Living Area) This opposite view of the living area provides another example of the abundance of windows, and beautiful floors and make for a warm and comforting ambiance.
Unit #1 (Dining Area) This dining area has been transformed into a reading area to showcase the versatility and multi-use of an open concept floorplan.
Unit #1 (Bedroom) This unit has recently refinished floors and repainted walls.
Unit #1 (Kitchen) Each kitchen is fully stocked with a gas range stove, microwave and refrigerator. This kitchen has white floor tiles as well.
Outside (Balcony) This cute aerial angle of the side yard showcases the vastness of the lot, the fenced area opens out into the backyard area but inside it is definitely a space for children, pets, BBQ and gardens.
Outside (Balcony) this balcony was part of the original concept and remains a charming addition to the house, mostly as a showpiece.
Indoor (Foyer) The front of the house has a common foyer area that has a cute airy quality and provides for egress and ingress areas for some guests or packages.
Indoor (Foyer) Note the lovely mid-century metal working on the staircase in the foyer. From this mid-level view you can see the balcony door on the top and the front door on the bottom. Notable are the antique mail slots that tell the home’s history.
Indoor (Foyer) Lovely winding staircase descending to a mid-century modern mixed tile floor.
Indoor (Foyer) Here we have the final picture of the foyer taken from the front door of the property. Such character.
Outdoor (Yard) The fence borders the perimeter of the property on Travis side, and provides for a wonderfully private gated space currently catering to Unit 1.
Directly across the street from Texas Medical Center, the largest medical complex in the world!
This view again shows the size of the lot and the neighboring homes. Southgate boasts of a beautiful and welcoming residential environment!
This incredible oversized corner lot in the Rice / Medical Center area is rare. Ideal for development of a mid-rise, multiple single family home complex, or continued utilization as short term rentals. Potential buyers should verify development plans with COH to determine feasibility.
Charming, Maintained, Fully-furnished, 1940’s Quadplex in the heart of the Texas Medical Center and Rice University with thriving turn-key business of nightly rentals makes this listing an Investor Special. This corner lot is adjacent to the Texas Medical Center bordering Main Street and Travis to the east and is literally a few blocks south from Rice University. Popular attractions like Hermann Park, Museum District, Midtown/Downtown events and NRG Stadium are accessible on the Metro rail via the Dryden/TMC rail stop. With Residential zoning of 4-20 units, there is potential for development of new construction! Potential buyers should verify any future development plans with city. Call for an appointment of further details!
Ceiling Fans, Digital Program Thermostat, Insulated/Low-E windows, North/South Exposure
Brick & Wood
Lot Size: 8,900 Lot Sqft./Appraisal District
Disclaimer: Lot configuration and dimensions are estimates, not based on personal knowledge and come from a third party (Digital Map Products); therefore, you should not rely on the estimates and perform independent confirmation as to their accuracy