314 N Main Gladewater, TX
$ 159,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10129080
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyGREGG
  • CityGladewater
  • AreaGregg
  • NeighborhoodAlley Ncb 28 Gladewater
  • Zip75647
  • Style
  • Price$ 159,900
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2315
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Racer Botkin at Keller Williams Realty-Tyler
Property Description

Perched atop Water Tower Hill, one of the highest elevations in Gladewater, Texas, this stately residence has a grand story to tell through its past tenants and their stories of riches, humbleness, and generosities. Originally, this residence at 314 North Main Street in Gladewater, Texas was owned by Lebanonese immigrant Mary Manziel, wife to Joseph Manziel and the mother of Bobby Joe Manziel. It is during this family’s tenure that it also became associated with Manziel Oil Company. Son, Bobby Joe was a bantam-weight boxer and friend to famed boxing sport-icon Jack Dempsey. After hitting pay dirt in south Gladewater, the Manziel Family moved to Tyler, Texas, first forging friendships with Dr. Bain Leake, Sr. and wife, Pearl Leake and with Gladewater native John Ben Shepherd. Dr. Leake and Mrs. Pearl invested in Gladewater and purchased the residence to establish a new hospital for the thriving and oil prosperous Gladewater. His clinic and laboratory office were located next door. Later in 1955, Dr. and Mrs. Leake made this their homestead. After both their deaths, the residence was transferred by Probate to Gwen Walker, a family friend. In April 1991, the residence was sold to Maxine Roberta Stein, the current owner of the property. She has prided her tenure in maintaining the beautiful garden venues and landscaping features credited to Mrs. Pearl Leake. The east garden area is the final resting place of Mrs. Leake’s favorite pet adorned with grave marker and eternal gas flame. The Manziel-Leake-Stein residence definitely is culturally and historically endowed with a unique aura and mystic personae of Gladewater, Texas, both past and present.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Gladewater Elementary School Gladewater Middle School Gladewater High School
Price History
11/19/2020 Listed $159,900

General Features

Construction Other/See Remarks
Cooling Central Electric
Directions Take Hwy 271 NE to Gladewater, Hwy 271 will become N Main in Gladewater, 314 N Main will be down on the left before E Gregg Ave.
Fireplaces One Wood Burning
Garage 2
Heating Central/Gas
Interior Features Ceiling Fan, Smoke Alarm
Listing Area Gregg
Roof Composition
Status Active
Street Name N Main
Subdivision TX
Tax Year 2020
Year Built 1945

Interior Features

Full Baths 2
Photo Count 30

Exterior Features

Latitude 32.53711
Longitude -94.941868
Exterior Gutter(s), Screened Porch
Fencing Other/See Remarks
Foundation Slab
Garage/Carport Rear Entry
Outbuildings None
Pool Y/N None
Waterfront No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • 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 75647

AVG $330K
AVG 45
Year Built
AVG 1988
AVG 31
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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