2900 S Bentsen Road McAllen, TX
$ 2,950,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#335798
  • TypePending
  • CountyHIDALGO
  • CityMcAllen
  • AreaMcAllen
  • NeighborhoodJohn H Shary
  • Zip78503
  • StyleSingle Family Residence
  • Year Built1952
  • Taxes$ 19966
  • Price$ 2,950,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage9532
  • Lot Size11.22 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Keller Williams Realty Rgv
Data Source:
Greater McAllen Association of REALTORS® (GMAOR)
Property Description

Situated Serenely On Eleven Plus Acres Overlooking Bentsen Lake, This Once-In-A-Lifetime Residence Is, For The First Time, Available For Purchase. Designed In The Early 1950’s By Kenneth Bentsen, Renowned Architect From Houston, This Home Resonates The Modern California Ranch House Style That Is Timeless In Its Inviting And Refined Yet Casual Approach To Living. With A Focus On Natural Light Through Grand Windows and Sliding Doors, And The Positioning Of The Home On The Land To Capture The Gulf Breezes Around The Curvilinear Pool, This Property Welcomes One to Relax and Enjoy the Beauty of South Texas Skies. With Nearly 10,000 Square Feet Of Living Space Which Includes Marvelous Areas for Entertaining Either Many or an Intimate Few, Four Glorious Bedrooms In The Main Residence Plus A Pool House With Amazing Views To Both The Lake And The Pool, And A Welcoming Game Room With Office And Grand Views Of The Acreage….This Estate Is An Icon Of the Finest in Relaxed Valley Elegance!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Bentsen Elementary School B.L. Gray Junior High Sharyland H.S.
Price History
1/14/2021 Listed $2,950,000

General Features

Appliances Gas Water Heater, Water Heater (Other Location), Electric Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Refrigerator, Built-In Refrigerator
Association Y/N No
Building Area Units Square Feet
Carport Spaces 3
Carport Y/N Yes
City McAllen
Community Features Gated
Construction Materials Brick
Cooling Central Air, Electric
County Hidalgo
Directions From the Expressway, South on Ware Rd, West on Neuhaus Dr to S Bentsen Rd. Property is Located at the Intersection of Neuhaus and Bentsen.
Elementary School Bentsen
Elementary School District Sharyland ISD
Energy Efficient None
Exterior Features BBQ Pit/Grill, Mature Trees, Motorized Gate, Sprinkler System
Flooring Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate, Marble, Other
Garage Y/N No
Golf Cart No
High School Sharyland H.S.
High School District Sharyland ISD
Interior Features Countertops (Laminate), Countertops (Other), Countertops (Solid Surface), Countertops (Stone), Bonus Room, Built-in Features, Ceiling Fan(s), Dryer, Fireplace, Office/Study, Washer
Lot Size Square Feet 488743
Middle/Junior High School B.L. Gray Junior High
Middle/Junior School District Sharyland ISD
New Construction No
Other Structures Detached Quarters
Patio/Porch Features Covered Patio
Pool Features In Ground, Other Cleaning System, Outdoor Pool
Possession Negotiable
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Wood Shingle/Shake
Security Features Security System, Smoke Detector(s)
Sewer Septic Tank
Standard Status Pending
Status Pending
Street Name Bentsen
Subdivision Name John H Shary
Tax Annual Amount 19966
Tax Year 2020
Utilities Internet Access, Cable Available
Virtual Tour https://www.thebentsenestate.com/?mls
Waterfront Features Waterfront
Year Built 1952

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features Laundry Room, Washer/Dryer Connection
Living Area 9532
Living Area Units Square Feet
Livingareasource Appraiser
Roommasterbedroomfeatures His and Hers Closets, Outside Access, Separate Shower, Sitting Area, Tub Only
Street Suffix Road
Total Baths 7
Total Bedrooms 6
Window Features Custom Drapes, Drapes/Curtains, Partial Window Coverings

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 9532
Covered Spaces 3
Fencing Chain Link, Non Privacy
Foundation Details Slab
Frontage Type On Waterfront
Lot Features Flood Irrigation, Irregular Lot, Mature Trees, Sprinkler System
Lot Size Acres 11.22
Lot Size Area 488743
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Other Equipment Satellite System
Parking Features Attached, No Garage, Garage Faces Side
Pool YN Yes
Road Surface Type Paved
Total Parking 3
Water Source Public
Waterfront Y/N Yes


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 78503

AVG $380K
AVG $5,817
AVG 114
Year Built
AVG 1998

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