185 Fifth St Rusk, TX
$ 539,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10122487
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCHEROKEE
  • CityRusk
  • AreaCherokee
  • NeighborhoodCity of Rusk
  • Zip75785
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1884
  • Taxes2393
  • Price$ 539,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5163
  • Lot Size0.68 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Lisa Johnson at Texas J Land & Properties
Property Description

NEW PRICE Step back in time to one of the most beautiful homes in East Texas. This home built in 1884 has been meticulously maintained for over 136 years. The main house has 5 BR & 2.5 BA with 5163 sq.ft. living area. There is a a 900 sq.ft. garage apartment fully furnished & below it a 2 car garage. Features include: original heart of pine wood floors, double crown moldings, 11" baseboards, antique transoms above the doors, 11/12 ft ceilings, 18/24" thick walls, ornate woodwork, large study w/ wooden beams & built in floor to ceiling bookcases, 7 fireplaces - 6 w/ electrical inserts & 1 with gas insert, a 15 candle crystal chandelier & a 12 candle Waterford chandelier, large kitchen w/dbl sink & oven, island w/ Kitchen Aid gas cooktop, indoor grill & commercial size vent hood. Huge wrap-around front porch with 20 ft. columns, double french doors leading to a covered porch and beautifully landscaped backyard. There is a circular driveway behind the house w/ access thru security gates. This is definitely one of a kind. You have to see it to appreciate all the detail. Call to set up an appointment.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Rusk Elementary School Rusk Middle School Rusk High School
Price History
5/27/2020 Listed $562,000
7/15/2020 2% - $552,000
8/19/2020 3% - $539,000

General Features

Construction Brick Veneer
Cooling Central Electric, Zoned-2
Directions From downtown square in Rusk, turn west on 5th St. House is on the corner of 5th and Sycamore.
Fireplaces Electric, Gas Logs, Two or More
Flooring Wood
Garage 1
Heating Central/Electric, Zoned
Interior Features Ceiling Fan, Other/See Remarks
Listing Area Cherokee
Roof Composition
Sewer Public Sewer
Status Active
Street Name Fifth St
Style Victorian
Subdivision City of Rusk
Subdivision TX
Tax Year 2019
Water Public
Water Heater 2 or more Units
Year Built 1884

Interior Features

Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Photo Count 48

Exterior Features

Latitude 31.794760846194
Longitude -95.1519015337296
Driveway Paved
Exterior Gutter(s), Other/See Remarks, Patio Covered, Sprinkler System
Fencing Brick Fence, Wood Fence
Foundation Pier and Beam
Garage/Carport Detached, Front Entry, Other/See Remarks
Lot Size Area 0.682
Outbuildings Guest Quarters, Other
Pool Y/N None
Waterfront No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 75785

AVG $200K
AVG $2,374
AVG 39
Year Built
AVG 1952

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