URQUHART HOUSE (20170561) – Located in Jefferson’s Historic District at 301 E. Walker Street and built in 1890, this romantic home, with 4057 sq. ft., has been extensively renovated and expanded to a spacious eleven gable residence and place of lodging. The home was built by Allen Urquhart, one of Jefferson’s two founders .The main house has four bedrooms and three bathrooms, a library, a solarium, a den and large guest suites as well as an unfinished second floor. The carriage house has three bedrooms and three baths, one with a Jacuzzi. The yard has been beautifully landscaped with fountains, trees, flowering plants and private decks for entertaining. The B&B is a popular location for weddings, receptions, and overnight lodging .It is listed for $335,000.
( 20181090)- The Benefield House, circa 1895, is located in Jefferson’s Historic Riverfront District at 1009 S. Line Street and has been beautifully restored and expanded. This 4440 square foot ,Victorian house has it all: location, curb appeal and walking distance to downtown. It is operated as a bed and breakfast and is a recorded Texas Historic Landmark. The home contains five bedrooms and four and a half bathrooms with areas of expansion for additional bedrooms and bathrooms. It could be a private residence or continue as a bed and breakfast inn. This home has many perks and upgrades to accommodate either a B&B with a large innkeepers’ quarters or family living. It offers an elegant living and dining room for social functions, fireplaces, a sprinkler system, iron fencing, porches , a new roof, and more! The private quarters have a large, spacious kitchen and family room with a fireplace. The front yard is completely fenced and there is a large, elevated deck and screened in porch which overlooks the tree shaded back yard. This home has well-conceived space for lodging and entertaining with comfortable, private living quarters. It is listed for $365,000. Furnishings are negotiable