Franklin County Real Estate

Franklin County Real Estate

Franklin County, Texas is located in the northeastern part of the state, just south of the Red River. The county seat is Mount Vernon and the county is home to numerous small towns and rural communities. The county has a population of around 10,000 people and covers an area of 879 square miles.

The county is known for its rich history, having been the site of several important battles during the Civil War. It also has a strong agricultural presence, with the production of cotton, hay, and other crops being the primary industries in the area.

The county is also home to several recreational areas such as the Lake Cypress Springs, Lake Bob Sandlin, and the Franklin County State Park. These parks provide excellent opportunities for fishing, boating, camping, and other outdoor activities.

Franklin County also has a vibrant arts and culture scene, with numerous galleries, museums, and theaters. Local festivals such as the Franklin County Fair, the Mount Vernon Music Festival, and the Franklin County Arts Festival draw visitors from across the state and beyond.

In addition to its rural charm, Franklin County is also home to several small towns and cities, including Mount Vernon, Winnsboro, and Sulphur Springs. These towns offer a wide variety of shops, restaurants, and other services.

Overall, Franklin County is a great place to live, work, and play. With its rich history, vibrant arts and culture, and numerous recreational opportunities, it is a great place for anyone looking for a rural lifestyle.

Newest Listings in Franklin County

$1,150,000
3 Beds 3 Baths 24006637 MLS
Located on .606 peaceful acres in the highly regarded Tall Tree gated subdivision with an amazing view of Lake Cypress Springs. Significant improvements made since 2017, and the beautiful 2 stall boathouse tops that list. Please see the attached list for more details about updates/ upgrades -- windows, A/C units, roof, new stain on boathouse last year, new stain on house in 2018, flooring, instant hot water in the back master bath, countertops, fiber optic internet service, double oven and refrigerator just to name a few. A unique feature of this cozy 3 bedroom/ 3 bath home is that it boasts 2 split ensuite master bedrooms while the third bedroom and full bath are in a hallway that is separated from the two MB's, so privacy is assured...especially with the wood doors. The main living space is open with an abundance of natural light, so it's built for entertaining -- family and friends easily spend time together in the kitchen, eating and family areas. Also notable is that the attached garage is heated & cooled, so it could be converted into a 4th bedroom, which would increase the living space from 2432 to 2822sf (see survey attached). In that case, the full-sized detached garage would still be available to be used for vehicles during inclement weather. And it's an easy walk from the back porch to the boathouse -- no hills or staircases here! Come take a look at this wonderful place and dream of the memories you'll make.

538 Whispering Pine Trail, Mt Vernon

Listing Courtesy of: Steve Asay with Century 21 Butler Real Estate.

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