There’s a lot to love about McKinney, the Collin County seat that’s got one of the best historic downtown squares hands down. There are about 120 shops and two dozen restaurants in this commercial downtown district. The agenda here: Shop the clothing boutiques at 540 Mercantile, enjoy dinner at The Pantry Restaurant, stop for coffee at fILTER(ed) Craft Coffee House, shop antiques at Special Things, eat pie at Emporium Pies, and grab a pie (or half dozen) to go.
We found a lot to love about the homes here, but our very favorite detail is this original clawfoot tub in an early American Craftsman home built in 1890. See the home that tub belongs to and two other great homes we found for sale in McKinney.
Address: 5900 River Highlands Drive, McKinney
- 3 bedrooms, 4 bath
- 3,229 square feet
- Listed by Christie Cannon of Keller Williams Frisco Stars
Located in the exclusive gated community of Estates at Craig Ranch, this 2013-built home is a standout with its dramatic gated courtyard entrance that leads to the rotunda entryway and soaring ceilings. Just as dramatic is the outdoor living area with a tall elongated pergola with stone pavers, stone fireplace and lush landscaping that extends through the large grassy yard.
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Historic Homestead on Kentucky
Address: 601 N. Kentucky Street, McKinney
- 3 bedrooms, 1 bath
- 1,132 square feet
- Listed by Anastasia Riley of Ebby Halliday Frisco
This early American Craftsman home was built in 1890 on nearly a quarter acre of land in the heart of McKinney’s Historic District. Period-authentic updates have been done to preserve the home with original pine floors, shiplap walls, 12-foot ceiling, and the original clawfoot tub in the bath. OBSESSED with that tub.
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Seller-Loved Home on San Fernando
Address: 4418 San Fernando Lane, McKinney
- 4 bedrooms, 2 baths
- 1,919 square feet
- Listed by Travis Hitt of Rogers Healy and Associates
Located west of 75 and north of 121, this 1991-built one-story home has been lovingly cared for by its sellers. Agent Travis Hitt points out, “Pride of ownership shows as this is one of the most well taken care of homes you will find in McKinney at this price.”