Own a piece of Texas History – In the land of Shanghai Pierce and Charlie Siringo

After spending the last ten years restoring the historic W. C. Williams Building, it’s time to allow a new owner to enjoy the structure’s intrinsic beauty and amenities. Located on the Texas Gulf Coast in the resort town of Palacios, TX, the Shrimp Capital of Texas, and within view of beautiful Tres Palacios Bay (Matagorda Bay), this Romanesque style brick building has to be seen to be appreciated.

W. C. Williams Building
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark (RTHL)

Two story brick Romanesque style commercial/residential building, located within view of Beautiful Tres Palacios Bay, 4,200 sq ft, 30’ x 70’, on downtown corner lot 120’x 150’, constructed in 1909, purchased in 2010, total renovations include new Duro-Last roof, kitchen with quartz counters, new A/C and updates, bathroom restorations some with marble counter tops, several offices, luxury vinyl plank flooring. Fire escape with Beach Lift installed.

Upstairs: 2 bedrooms 2 full baths, 30’x30’ living, storage and kitchen

Downstairs: several office/bedroom areas, one finished with lobby, all outside entrances, 2 half baths, numerous storage areas, two room guest suite with bedroom, full bath and private street entrance.

Total: 3/4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 half baths. Currently zoned single family, but can be zoned commercial or both.


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John or Jan Pierce
Pierce Real Estate
438 Main Street
Palacios TX 77465
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