$849,900
5 Beds
2.5 Baths
5,460 SqFt
2.34 Acre Lot
101,800 Sqft Lot
Status Active
Property Type Single Family
Year Built 1873
Neighborhood Forney Revised Block F Pt
Days on Website 149

Property Map

$849,900 – 303 Center Street, Forney, TX 75126

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Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Apex, REALTORS, Charlotte Shipley.

Description

This Colonial Revival home, originally built in 1873 by John Alexander McKellar, is truly one of Forney’s historical treasures! Known as the McKellar Mansion by local residents, this magnificent estate is nestled on a beautiful lot with majestic trees and lush grounds. Leaded glass doors welcome you to explore the many architectural details throughout. Lewis C. Tiffany-style stained glass windows, exquisite staircase, oak inlaid hardwoods and 7 fireplaces with antique mantles are sure to impress. The kitchen features a Wolf commercial gas range and butler pantry. Spacious bedrooms, libraries, parlor, dining, and living areas. Separate guest quarters, gorgeous salt-water pool, sport court, root cellar.

Property Details and Features

Bathrooms

  • 2 total bathrooms
  • 2 full bathrooms
  • 1 half bathroom

Bedrooms

  • 5 bedrooms

House

  • Built in 1873
  • 2 stories
  • 17 rooms
  • Colonial
  • Wood
  • Designated Historical Home
  • Historical/Conservation Dist.
  • Single Detached

Disability Features

  • Accessible?: 0

Dining Room

  • 2 dining areas

Exterior Features

  • Balcony
  • Covered Porch(es)
  • Guest Quarters
  • Gutters
  • Patio Open
  • Sprinkler System

Fireplaces

  • Gas Logs
  • Wood Burning
  • 7 fireplaces

Foundation

  • Bois DArc Post

Garage

  • Garage is 23 feet long
  • Garage is 23 feet wide

Heating

  • Central Air-Elec
  • Central Heat-Gas
  • Zoned

Home Owner’s Association

  • Association type: None

Interior Features

  • Wood
  • Cable TV Available
  • High Speed Internet Available
  • Multiple Staircases
  • Paneling
  • Water Filter
  • Water Purifier

Location

  • Subdivision: Forney Revised Block F PT

Lot

  • Size: 1 Acre to 2.99 Acres
  • 101,800 square feet
  • Acreage
  • Heavily Treed
  • Landscaped
  • Lrg. Backyard Grass

Fence

  • Automatic Gate
  • Iron

Living Room

  • 6 living areas

Energy Saving

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Gas Water Heater

Parking

  • 2 covered parking spaces
  • 2 garage parking spaces
  • Detached
  • Garage Door Opener

Pool

  • Attached Spa
  • Cleaning System
  • Heated
  • In Ground Gunite
  • Saltwater Pool

Property

  • 5,460 total square feet

Roof

  • Composition

Schools

  • School district: Forney ISD
  • Middle school: Warren
  • High school: Forney

Security System

  • Owned

Utilities

  • City Sewer
  • City Water
  • Concrete
  • Individual Gas Meter
  • Individual Water Meter

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Listing data last updated: December 8, 2019 06:00 Eastern