Historic Home

505 Avenue D NW 

Childress, Texas



Property summary

This is a one-of-a-kind property in Childress. As one of the oldest homes in town, this historic house is nearly 3,000 square-feet of living space and is full of charm. Its expansive floorplan and high ceilings make it an open book for a new layout or keep it as-is to maximize its historic charm. 


From the open and inviting front porch, the front door opens up to a foyer that’s flanked by two large rooms with pocket doors. A stately staircase leads up to the second floor and a hallway leads to the kitchen.


As configured, this house is a three-bedroom, two-bathroom home with a living room, dining room, family room, and flexible space upstairs.  It has a two car garage with electric openers and a third garage in the back.


Just blocks from downtown and along old brick streets, this house is conveniently located near shopping, the Highway 287 corridors, and medical facilities.


Master bedroom/Bathroom

This home has an enormous master bedroom suite that’s equipped with a 120+/- square-foot closet, bathroom with clawfoot tub and shower. The master bedroom has two large areas with ceiling fans and hardwood floors.  In all, the master bedroom suite is 714+/- square feet.  


Bedrooms 2 & 3

Upstairs are two spacious bedrooms that are on opposite sides of the house. Between the bedrooms is a common area that’s spacious enough to use as a home office or some other workspace. Each bedroom is similar in size and both rooms contain a ceiling fan/light combo and closets. 



The upstairs bathroom contains a shower and tub combo, toilet, and single vanity.



Located in the rear of the house, the kitchen is newly updated with stainless-steel appliances, laminate countertops, and refurbished cabinets. The kitchen features a six-burner stove and side-by-side refrigerator. An adjoining pantry offers tons of storage space for food and other sundries.  In addition, washer and dryer hookups are available in this space.


Living Spaces

The home has three spaces that could be used for everyday living.  Flanking the front entryway, dual pocket doors lead to spaces that could be used as family room, formal living room, or dining room.  Each of these rooms has a fireplace and hardwood floors.  Just off the kitchen is a room that could be used as a den or a dining room.  This room also has a built-in space for a television and is complete with cable hookup..

Additional Features

Hardwood floors are laid throughout the house and original trim cases the openings and the doors. Also, the house has a spacious garage and a big front yard.  Additionally, the attic contains enough additional space that could be converted into another room.


The backyard has a metal privacy fence and has a third garage that could double as workshop.  This garage has dual entrances from the alley and the backyard. Like the main garage on the front of the house, the third garage has an electric door opener with remote.


The large back patio is covered concrete and antique brick architectural details abound and there is an additional patio on the east side of the house.


The home is heated and cooled by a central heating and air system.  Storm windows are installed throughout the house.


In addition, it has clay-look metal roof tiles and a storm shelter.



* Information on the listing is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Buyer and Buyer agent should verify info





3D Tour

Floor Plan



Map boundaries are approximate.

© 2023 by Rural Realty Group, A Division of Bonham Land and Ranches

Ron Lester, Broker  Russell Graves and Kristy Graves, agents

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