801 Troup Hwy

tyler, Tx 75701

Price: $2,500,000
Property Type: Residential
MLS #: 10145645
County: Smith
Year Built: 1933
Bedrooms: Four
Bathrooms: Four+
1/2 Bathrooms: 1
Square Feet: 5134
Garage: 3
Acres: 4.05
Elementary School: WOODS
Middle School: HUBBARD
High School: TYLEG
Be The New Owner of Ravenwood! A One of a Kind Compound in Tyler’s Azalea District. Formally the home of Texas State Senator Thomas G. and Edna Pollard, and Built by Shirley Simmons Sr. This renowned property sits on 4.05 acres and has possibly the largest private, secured and continuing garden in the Tyler area and recognized by the Smithsonian Institute. It dates back to the mid-1930’s. The Georgian Colonial-style home is 3 stories with approximately 5134sqft, 3 bedrooms, office, elevator, 4.5 bathrooms and a 3 car garage. There are 3 living rooms that all have their own character. The kitchen is fabulous! It’s anchored by a La Cornue gas range with a huge island that includes seating. Enjoy a Beautiful pool along with fantastic flowing covered patios. One of the seven gardens has a magical mirrored gazebo. All of the gardens may be viewed from any point in the home. The house includes hand-painted wallpaper, fabric walls, 4 fireplaces, a security system with cameras, a privacy gate entrance, fantastic fountains and heated and cooled dog kennels just to name a few of the upgrades. The guest house is special. A cozy 1368 sqft 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 2 car garage with a huge living room and a fireplace, formal dining room, and a great kitchen. This property also has a private drive on the backside with 2 homes used currently as rentals. They are in pristine shape. Possibly Future Air B&B’s?? Finally, Ravenwood has approximately 1,500 azaleas, 50 Crepe Myrtles, 50 Pecan Trees, 15 Live Oaks, and much more. Enjoy relaxing in multiple sitting areas around the property. Last, but not least, It even has an underground bomb shelter This compound has it all and can be yours today. Call now for more information and a private showing.
CONSTRUCTION
Brick Veneer
COOLING
Central Electric
Zoned-3 or more
DINING AREAS
Separate Formal Dining
FENCING
Brick Fence
Partial Fence
FIREPLACE
Two or More
INTERIOR
Wet Bar
Ceiling Fan
Security System
Skylight(s)
Cable TV Available
Blinds
Smoke Alarm
KITCHEN EQUIPMENT
Range/Oven-Gas
Dishwasher
Disposal
Microwave
Pantry
Refrigerator
OUTBUILDINGS
Other
POOL/SPA
Heated
Gunite
In Ground
STYLE
Colonial
DRIVEWAY
Concrete
FENCING
Chain Link Fence
FLOORING
Carpet
Wood
Tile
FIREPLACE
Gas Logs
KITCHEN EQUIPMENT
Island
OUTBUILDINGS
Additonal Residence/Rmrks
FENCING
Automatic Gate
Dog Run/Kennel
INTERIOR
Elevator
Vaulted Ceilings