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Listing 21 out of 72
$370,000 For Sale
5805 Gulf Blvd.
South Padre Island, TX 78597
2 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
2,566 sq ft - MLS# 87584
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The Turtle Lady House is for Sale! Well built in 1959, this home was the headquarters for early sea turtle rescue efforts on South Padre island, and still has some of the rescue tanks in the back yard. This home provides the buyer creative retro and vintage potential to give this unique piece of history. The home was designed by an innovative architect, who also happened to be the nephew of the Turtle Lady. The home features an open-concept floor plan, vaulted ceilings, exposed a/c ducting, original cabinetry, and vintage appliances. Furnishings are included with sale. There is additional depth to property behind the back yard fence for expansion or development. TOTAL 9, 966 sq.ft. SOLD AS IS


  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Sub Type: Residential
  • Listing Status: Active
  • Listing Price: $370,000
  • County/Area: Cameron County
  • Zip Code: 78597
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Sq.Ft.: 2,566 sq ft
  • Style: Residential
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Baths (full): 2
  • View: Yes, See Location Description
  • Zoning: SF
  • Block #: 190
  • Car Covering: Double Attached Garage
  • Exterior Features: Balcony, Deck, Fence, Private Yard, Storage
  • Fee Simple/Lease Hold: Fee Simple
  • Interior Features: Cabinets-Manufactured, Storage, Unfurnished, Washer/Dryer Hook-Up
  • Location Description: Gulf Interior, Partial Gulf View
  • Lot #: 3
  • Lot Size/Acreage: 0.228
  • Town: South Padre Island
Courtesy of Icon Realty, Linda Lee Rodriguez

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