Waelder Weekender
  • Sold

$ 589,950

Relax in your charming farmhouse overlooking a gorgeous terraced hay field of Coastal Bermuda.   The 953 square foot red roof farmhouse sits atop 77 acres of gently rolling terrain and has 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, and two covered porches.  It is the perfect size for a weekend getaway home and has the right amount of charm and character to justify renovation. The 77.61 acres is mostly pasture and is fenced and cross-fenced.


 4 miles to Waelder, 21 miles to Gonzales,  1 hour 15 minutes from Austin and San Antonio, Less than 2 hrs from Houston.


The 953 sq ft red roof farmhouse has 3 bedroom, 1bath with a covered porch.   It is just right size for a weekend getaway home or possible rental.   There is also a three sided barn with a storage shed underneath.   The cattle pens and corral are ready for work.


The 77.61 acres is mostly open space and Pasture. It is fenced and cross-fenced bordering FM 1296. The owner’s family has used this property to raise cattle, goats and horses in the past and it is currently home to several horses.


There are two ponds which are properly located in area with sufficient runoff to be permanent water sources.  The bigger pond is over 1 acre in surface area and is stocked with catfish, and largemouth bass.  The other pond is about 1/3 of an acre and is full of bluegill.       There also a 3-sided barn in fair condition to store farm equipment and vehicles.   Electricity is provided by GVEC with a meter onsite.  The original windmill is still in place however is nonoperational.  There is a working water well on site providing good clean drinkable water.  Additionally, there is also an old hand dug well on the property that is currently covered up.

Property is subject to a transferable water lease effective through 2029.


This is a surface only sale.  The seller will retain all minerals.


The property is currently qualified under the Agricultural tax valuation via a grazing lease.


This property is located just outside of Waelder TX.   Waelder is located  between San Antonio and Houston on HWY 90.  It is home to J Bar B Foods Factory where meat products are produced and shipped to local stores.  Waelder was recently featured in a “My HEB Commercial.

Shown by appointment only.  Do not enter property without permission.

***Buyer Agents must make first contact and be present at all showings to participate in 50% commission split. If this condition is not met, Buyer Agent split is at sole discretion of Grand Land Company


Basic Facts

Property ID: 2581 Status: Type: Post Updated: 2023-03-27 17:02:13
Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Area: 77.614 acres Lot size: 77.614 acres
Year built: 1940 Houses: 1 Minerals: No Property Use: Homestead, Hunting, Recreation, Livestock / Grazing
County: Gonzales Subdivide: No Access: Paved Frontage Utilities: Electricity On Site, Well On Site



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Listing Packet: Brochure-and-Maps-1.pdf
  • Properties Qty: 87
  • Company: Broker

John grew up in Victoria, TX and was involved in multiple cow-calf operations in that area as well as Bryan-College Station, TX while attending Texas A&M. He earned a B.S. in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences. John has over 25 years experience in commercial sales and rural property services, and he is the Broker of Record for Grand Land Company. (TREC #655090). John is an active member of the Realtors® Land Institute, has earned the prestigious Accredited Land Consultant designation, and has been recognized as a part of the 2022 APEX Producers Club by RLI. John serves on the Executive Board of the Coastal Conservation Association of Texas (CCA) and is a member of the Williamson County A&M Club. John is also actively involved in the management of several hunting operations in South Texas. He and his family are are avid outdoor enthusiasts spending most of their free time hunting, fishing, and hiking in the great outdoors. His passion for the outdoors combined with his depth of experience with all types of rural properties brings authenticity to every transaction.

This style property is located in is currently and has been listed on Grand Land Company. This property is listed at $ 589,950. It has 2 beds bedrooms, 1 bath bathrooms, and is 77.614 acres. The property was built in 1940 year.