Sam Melton, owner of Lonesome Pine Mercantile in Hemphill, proves a little bit of creativity and hard work goes a long way.
Editor’s note: This 1960s modern mid-century home is now on the market. Visit this home at 1407 Brookhollow Drive in Lufkin. For more information, please contact Courtney Gould at Legacy Real Estate Group, (936) 414-5322.
Many have stared up at the slightly hidden staircase at the corner of the Standpipe Coffee House in downtown Lufkin, wondering what was beyond the front door. A secret garden? Giant outdoor porch? A vampire’s lair? Narnia?
Behind Larry Bruce Gardens café in Kennard sits a house owned by Larry and Sara Bruce. Most pass by without stopping to glance at the house hidden among the thick hedge, herbs and plants, but the ones who do find a hidden oasis. But it was with hard work that the Bruces’ oasis was created.
Claire Crisp is enjoying the last home she will have to herself before she marries. For now, it’s just her, her best friend, Thompson the cat, and her little abode in downtown Nacogdoches.
ufkin resident Jesika Morgan’s approach to decorating her house can be summed up this way: It’s not what you have but what you make of it.
Pam Mora sits on her back porch recalling the memories of her grandparents’ house that she now calls home in Chireno.