805 Congress Ave, Austin, TX
$ 18,000,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#3113259
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyTRAVIS
  • CityAustin
  • AreaDT
  • NeighborhoodBlock 097 Original City
  • Zip78701
  • Style
  • Year Built1871
  • Taxes$ 52000
  • Price$ 18,000,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms4
  • Sqr Footage14025
  • Lot Size3,920 SqFt
Data Source:
Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABOR) as distributed by MLS GRID
Property Description

Unique real estate opportunity two blocks from the Texas State Capitol Rich with iconic Austin history and flexibility of use, 805 Congress was first established in the late 1800s as the general store on Congress. In the early 1900s, it became the J.R. Reed music store which was a Steinway dealer for Texas. The building was restored, fully remodeled, and top 2 floors were added in 2000. This four-story building includes 10,050 sqft of living and entertainment space on the top 3 floors. An additional 3,975 sqft of unfinished space is located on the street level and could be used for commercial retail storefront, or more living space. The second floor boasts an entertainment hall equipped with a commercial kitchen, stage, bathrooms, and other rooms. The third floor is the main living space with two bedrooms, home theater, kitchen, dining and living room. The top floor is an owner's suite with a large bedroom, living room, Hollywood bath, gym and two outside areas front and rear. The large front balcony has a fireplace, kitchenette, and a beautiful view of Congress Ave. and the Capitol.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Mathews Elementary School O Henry Middle School Austin High School
Price History
8/13/2022 Listed $18,000,000

General Features

Accessibility Safe Emergency Egress from Home
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Bar Fridge, Built-In Gas Range, Built-In Oven(s), Built-In Refrigerator, Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, ENERGY STAR Qualified Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Ice Maker, Microwave, RNGHD, Refrigerator
Association Y/N No
City Austin
Community Features None
Construction Materials Brick, Stone
Cooling Central Air
County Travis
Directions Second building from corner of 8th street and Congress Ave. Downtown Austin
Disclosures Seller Disclosure
Elementary School Mathews
Exterior Features Balcony, Barbecue, Gas Grill, Gutters Partial
Facing Direction West
Garage Spaces, Detached Garage 1
Heating Electric
High School Austin
Interior Features Bar, Bookcases, Built-in Features, Ceiling Fan(s), High Ceilings, Central Vacuum, Chandelier, Granite Counters, Double Vanity, Dry Bar, Electric Dryer Hookup, Eat-in Kitchen, Elevator, Entrance Foyer, French Doors
Levels Three Or More
Lot Size Square Feet 3920.4
Middle/Junior High School O Henry
New Construction No
Other Structures None
Patio/Porch Features See Remarks
Property Condition Resale
Property SubType See Remarks
Property Type Residential
Security Features 24 Hour Security, Building Security, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Fire Alarm, Fire Escape, Fire Sprinkler System, Security Lights, Security Service, Security System Owned, Smoke Detector(s), Window Bars
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Congress
Subdivision Name Block 097 Original City
Tax Year 2022
Utilities Cable Connected, Electricity Connected, High Speed Internet, High Speed Internet, Natural Gas Connected, Phone Connected, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
View City, Downtown
Waterfront Features None
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1871
Yearbuiltsource Owner

Interior Features

Fireplace Features Bedroom, Gas, Gas Log, Glass Doors, Living Room, Outside, Primary Bedroom
Flooring Marble, Wood
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 4
Livingareasource Public Records
Main Level Bedrooms 2
Street Suffix Ave
Total Baths 8
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 4
Window Features Double Pane Windows, Shutters

Exterior Features

Living Area 14025
Covered Spaces 1
Fencing None
Foundation Details Slab
Horse Amenities None
Horse Y/N No
Lot Dimensions 24.4 x 160 ft
Lot Features City Lot
Lot Size Acres 0.09
Parking Features Garage
Total Parking 2
Water Source Public


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 78701

AVG $18M
AVG $52,000
AVG 123
Year Built
AVG 1871

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