A Mid-Century beauty, rich with Rio Grande Valley history, the Lloyd Bentsen Sr. Family Homestead is abundant with stories of dignitaries, celebrities and family who traveled to this remarkable property to enjoy South Texas sunsets, barbeque dinners al fresco, and to simply relax beside the grand pool that overlooks Bentsen Lake.
For the first time since The Bentsen Estate was built in the early 1950's, this amazing home is available for a new collection of memories!
Beautifully situated on eleven plus acres overlooking Bentsen Lake, this once-in-a-lifetime residence is available for purchase. Architecturally designed in the early 1950's by Kenneth Bentsen, renowned architect from Houston, this home resonates timeless Modern California Ranch House style with an inviting and refined, yet casual approach to living. With a focus on natural light throughout, the positioning of the home on the land captures the Gulf breezes around the grand Curvilinear Pool and through the lanai on marvelous South Texas evenings. Nearly 10,000 square feet of living space which includes four bedrooms in the main house plus an amazing pool side bungalow with views to the lake and the pool, and a separate apartment adjacent to the six-car open-air carport... One can want for nothing more! Lovingly maintained through the years, this property is an icon of relaxed Valley Living at its finest.
Click the documents icon below to view complete list of amenities, learn about the rich history of this property and to view survey.