City of Jefferson - Residential Listings

BENEFIELD HOUSE

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GLICK HOUSE

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GLICK HOUSE

407 East Jefferson St., Jefferson, TX 75657

GLICK HOUSE (20194692 )-This Greek-Revival cottage was constructed in the early 1850s by pioneer

 GLICK HOUSE (20194692 )-This Greek-Revival cottage was constructed in the early 1850s by pioneer Jeffersonians, Bartholomew Figures and his wife, Caroline M. Figures, two blocks east of one of Jefferson’s first hotels which they constructed and operated in the 1840s, the earliest period of Jefferson’s golden era as a steamboat port and gateway to the State of Texas. It is located at 407 E. Jefferson Street in the Historic Riverfront District.This home has two bedrooms, one bathroom, a large meeting room with a fireplace, a full back porch, high ceilings and original trim. It was owned during its history by other prominent families of the 19th and 20th centuries including the Wright, Harrison, Ligon, Ward, Schluter and Benefield families.In 1970, Tommie Wurtsbaugh Glick, a Jefferson native, educator and sculptor, then living in Great Neck, New York, purchased the home and restored it. It became a place for gatherings of politicians, artists and achievers from New York, Texas and other states for the promotion of the arts, environmental conservation, historic restoration and innovative thinking in Jefferson. This property has a provenance and legacy as a place for good works. It affords an opportunity for a purchaser to continue this tradition of fine and gracious living. This lovely home is listed for $225,00

Riverbend Plantation

521 Houston Street Jefferson, Texas 75657

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(MLS # 20191283) - This lovely 5726 sq. ft.home built in 2007 at 521 Houston St., is located on a bluff overlooking Big Cypress Bayou. All of the 5.31 acres are in the city of Jefferson with city utilities. The home is nestled among trees and is close to the bayou which is a habitat for wildlife with cypress trees and Spanish moss. While in the Historic Riverfront District, the property has the ambiance of the country. The home's amenities include prefinished, solid oak flooring, large crown molding and base board molding throughout, high ceilings, two fireplaces  a lovely staircase; a four car garage ;a wrap-around covered porch; a gazebo; a dock with a  pier, and beautiful landscaping. There is also an apartment with two bedrooms, one bath, a cathedral ceiling with exposed beams, pickled hard pine walls and ceilings,a kitchen/living area and a covered 20’X26’porch. This home and acreage are listed for $850,000.00

BENEFIELD HOUSE

1009 S. Line Street Jefferson, Texas 75657

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( 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 $345,000. Furnishings are negotiable

MCGARRETT HOME

604 North Willard Street, Jefferson, Texas 75657

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McGarrett Home -(20191212)- This neat ,brick home is nestled on a quiet street near Jefferson's elementary school. It has a large, completely fenced back yard, a small storage building and a shop . The composition roof is new and the home has been repainted on the inside. The sellers are leaving the refrigerator, stove, washer/dryer, small freezer, kitchen hutch, kitchen table and four chairs, the large television in the den,a faux fireplace heater, bed frames in master and guest rooms,2 desks and the garage workbench. This is a perfect starter home! It is listed for $79,000