Heritage Sunday House


Burton, TX   Offered for sale at $795,000
 

Details of the Two Properties:

An amazing opportunity to live the country dream in a BIG way!! These 2 beautiful historic properties in the heart of Burton, TX located just over an hour from Houston or Austin have a combined 5801 SF! They offer any number of creative possibilities. One is currently a B&B (5Bd/5Ba-2336 sf) and 2nd is the owner’s residence (2Bd/2.5BA-3465 sf).

The Heritage Sunday House is currently a charming full time, full service B&B known for its wonderful hospitality with a repeat cliental of designers & dealers during the Round Top Spring & Fall Antique Shows , those who need an escape from the hustle bustle of the city for the weekend, energetic bicyclers who tour the countryside, or for those attending one of the many destination weddings now taking place in the area.

Heritage Sunday House has been a thriving full-time B&B for the past 4 years under the energetic , gracious and hospitable guidance of the current owner. With a website which offers direct online bookings from Expedia and other booking sites, the occupancy rate has made it a year round business. But there are a number of options for this property such as simply a private residence, a time-share with a group of families to enjoy as a frequent weekend getaway, a co-op for a group of antique dealers as a cozy place during the Round Top Spring & Fall Antique Shows or as a wonderful weekend retreat for groups.

The B&B:

New kitchen in 2014
New roof in 2014
New paint in 2014
All furnishings, bedding and accessories will convey with the B&B except for a small number of owner's personal items.

History of Heritage Sunday House:

Originally the “Washington House”, Heritage Sunday House was built in 1914 by the Sander family, which was originally located on property south of Brenham. In August of 2003 this beautifully appointed farmhouse was moved to Burton and nestled close to the historic Knittle Homestead. The Heritage Sunday House features five guest rooms, each with private ensuite baths, a newly added kitchen includes a dining nook , a wonderful wrap around porch to relax and take in the quiet local charm, and a beautiful outdoor patio with tables, chairs & and umbrellas to enjoy a pleasant dining experience. Stroll across the street to dine at the Brazos Belle on country French cuisine, to the Blue Willow Café for farm to table fare, or to the newly opened Los Patrones for cool margarita and some Tex Mex. You are also just walking distance to other great antique shops, The White Horse Tavern for even more food & live music and the town is always a bustle with many local hometown special events.

The Historic American Legion Hall was recently converted to the owner’s home in 2019 with an endless list of special features which include:

Stunning quartz countertops
Custom handcrafted cabinets with lower pull out drawers
Commercial grade Cavalier vent hood
Kitchenaid stainless appliances
Designer lighting
Rheem tankless water heater
Culligan water filter system
Double custom storm doors
Custom handcrafted sliding farm doors
Chicago brick patio
Original wood flooring throughout
Spare 5 ton A/C unit
Fabulous fenced raised garden with irrigation system
18” blown recycled paper insulation in attic
Rigid foam insulation under house
New paint in 2014
Fenced hen house & yard
Many furnishing are negotiable in main house

The History of the original “Community Hall” now the Owner’s Residence:

The Community Hall which was built after WWI and was used as the Martin-Louis Post No. 242, American Legion Hall of Burton. It was organized on July 23, 1920 by the World War I Veterans Herbert Neinstedt, Alex C. Schwartz, Carl N. Rothermel, E. Nitschke, Ernest F. Brinkmann, Edwin T. Kuehn, Alex R. Hartstack, Chas H Kramer and William O. Neumann. The Burton Lions Club moved the building to its present location in 1985 where it was preserved and adapted for use as a commercial facility.

The Post was named



Property Details
  • 5 Guest Rooms
  • 5 Guest Room Baths
  • Has Owner's Quarters
  • Built in 1914
  • Last Renovated in 2014
  • Opened in 2014
  • Building is 2,336 SQFT
  • Lot is 0.44 Acres
  • Photo Gallery
  • Property Website
Financial Details
  • Offered for sale at $795,000
  • Average Daily Rate: 160
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