Historic Gem with Endless Potential in Gonzales City Square
Built in 1888 by C.H. Hoskins, the Frederich Reese Building is a remarkable building has stood the test of time, preserving the charm and character of a bygone era. Located on the corner of the historic Gonzales City Square, this two-story, 12,000+- square foot structure is a rare find, representing the last of its kind in this part of the world.
The true crown jewel of this building is a massive two-sided staircase with a stage beneath it, leading to the second story. This unique feature opens the door to a world of possibilities. The property can be transformed to serve a variety of operations, including flex office and residential spaces, a wedding venue, a restaurant, a winery, a brewery, a personal residence, and more. The potential here is as vast as your imagination.
-Two stories, each brimming with character
-Prominent historic corner location
If these walls could talk, they would regale you with stories of the wild, untamed West. Local legend whispers that this building has served as a saloon, a brothel, and, in recent history, the cherished "Emporium" antique and collectible store. The exterior stone, sourced from the Maurin Quarry, nine miles east of Gonzales, adds a timeless touch to the building's already rich history. Throughout the years, this building has welcomed a diverse array of remarkable figures, including artists, bloggers, and influential personalities.
note: The Emporium is an active business. This sale will be as-is due to the nature of the building.
Don't miss the opportunity to make your mark on this one-of-a-kind property, where history and potential meet. Discover the endless possibilities that await within the walls of this Gonzales City Square landmark.
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Capitol Ranch Real Estate is happy to co-broker, however, the buyer's agent must make first contact and be present for all showings to receive full compensation at the discretion of Capitol Ranch Real Estate.
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602 Saint Paul Street, Gonzales, TX, USA