#1 in Rural Real Estate Online

Similar Properties

This property is no longer available.

Search for Available Property.

The Oaks

3043 NE County Road 1030 NW, Chatfield, Texas 75105 - Navarro County
$950,000 25 Acres
5 beds 2 Bathrooms 5456 Sq.Ft.
Property ID 2571334


The Oaks is a fabulous 5,000 sq. ft. historic plantation country home, built in 1850, that sits on 25 wooded acres, just 45 minutes south of downtown Dallas off I-45 in Chatfield, Texas. The house is the backdrop for renowned designer, Carolyn Westbrook and her bestselling interior design/lifestyle books that have released globally. The property could also be used for hosting photo and film location shoots, as well as a fabulous event venue for weddings and other special events.

The main house sits on 2 fenced and landscaped acres, surrounded by an additional 23 acres of both wooded and fertile pasture land. There is a tank on the 23 acres which makes it ideal for agriculture, hunting and fishing.

The plantation home features 5 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 2 half baths, forty-foot hallways, both upstairs and downstairs, library, living rooms, formal dining room, eat-in kitchen, and sunroom. The home has been lovingly restored with updated electrical, plumbing, and a complete renovation. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances and the bathrooms have been recently updated with marble and granite. A small powder room features a Sherle Wagner 14K gold sink fixture. The home features original hardwood floors, along with 8 original fireplaces. The interior also features vintage crown moldings, baseboards, and hand hewn original doors.

The grounds feature studio/guest cottages, one of which was photographed for the cover of the best-selling book, Where Women Create. In addition, one can find a charming wooden playhouse, the original hen house, an 1800s log cabin, and a huge log barn that is approx. 4,000 sq. ft. This property must be seen to be appreciated.

Prospects will be asked to provide proof of financials prior to scheduling a showing.

For more information on this ranch please contact Harlan Ray 214.908.7770 and David Burgher 214.213.8715 of Burgher-Ray Ranch Sales with Briggs Freeman Sothebys International Realty.


Take I 45 to FM 1603, east on FM 1603 to Chatfield, left on NE County Road 1030.


Barn Information

Number of Stock Tanks (water under 1 acre)

Proposed Use
Residential Single


Land Type

Present Use
Residential Single

Road Frontage Desc
FM Road

Lot Description
Horses Permitted
Some Trees

Property Type

Co-op Water

Tax Data (Show Tax Data)

Other Land for Sale in Navarro County

    NOTE: The information contained herein is provided as general information only and has been obtained from sources deemed reliable. It is provided without any guaranty, warranty or representation, expressed or implied, made by Lands of America, or any related entity, as to the accuracy or completeness of the information. The information is presented subject to errors, omissions, change of price or conditions, prior sale or withdrawal without notice. Prospective purchasers should make their own investigations, projections and conclusions concerning the information.