18314 Scenic Loop Rd Helotes, TX
$ 229,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#1496509
  • TypePending
  • CountyBEXAR
  • CityHelotes
  • Area1001
  • NeighborhoodGrey Forest
  • Zip78023
  • StyleOne Story,Historic/Older,Texas Hill Country
  • Year Built1935
  • Taxes$ 2209
  • Price$ 229,000
  • Bedrooms1
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage897
  • Lot Size0.35 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Storms Duthie at Select Properties
Data Source:
San Antonio Board of Realtors
Property Description

Watters Edge is an iconic Scenic Loop Playground cottage built about 1934. It sits on one of only a half dozen lots that front on the Big Springs swimming hole in Scenic Loop Playground owned by the City of Grey Forest. The cabin is constructed of native limestone with vaulted ceilings and a rock fireplace. The open floor plan offers many options for use, The former back porch an additional room currently used as a den could be additional sleeping area or dining area. The lot slopes gently back toward Helotes Creek and features a typical rock barbecue pit of vintage construction. The original hand dug well from which water was originally drawn still stands in front of the cottage. So why the unusual spelling of the name? In 1909 Fay Pauline Scheidemantel former owner, a local San Antonio area girl, was wed to Charles Beasley Watters in Seattle, King County, Washington. Many recent improvements include new roof, newer water heater, new paint and carpet refurbished large walk in closet in bedroom, fence, native stone walk-way. B&B, Short term rentals: City of Grey Forest requires that all B&B and short term rentals be owner occupied and owners principal home. And present during all short term rentals. All alterations or additions to property require city variance board approval due to lot size.Back On Market Reason, Buyer did not show up for scheduled closing.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Helotes Elementary School Hector Garcia Middle School Oconnor High School
Price History
11/23/2020 Listed $229,000

General Features

Accessibility 2+ Access Exits, Ext Door Opening 36 +, 36 inch or more wide halls, Hallways 42 Wide, No Carpet, No Steps Down, Level Lot, Level Drive, No Stairs, First Floor Bath, Full Bath/Bed on 1st Flr
Bathrooms 1
Builder Unknown
Class Single Residential
Construction Pre-Owned
Cooling Two Window/Wall
Elementary School Helotes
Heating Window Unit
High School Oconnor
Hoa Mandatory None
Home Faces West
Legal Description CB 5744 BLK 6 LOT 5
Listing Area 1001
Middle School Hector Garcia
Miscellaneous As-Is
Neighborhood Amenities Waterfront Access, Tennis, Clubhouse, Park/Playground, Jogging Trails, Sports Court, Basketball Court, Other - See Remarks
Potential Short Sale No
Proposed Terms Conventional, Cash
Roof Composition
School District Northside
Status Pending
Style One Story, Historic/Older, Texas Hill Country
Subdivision GREY FOREST
Taxes 2209.16
Type Single Family Detached
Year Built 1935

Interior Features

# of Fireplaces 1
Dining Room Length 8
Dining Room Width 14
Family Room Length 11
Flooring Carpeting, Stone
Full Baths 1
Heating Fuel Electric
Interior Features One Living Area, Utility Room Inside, 1st Floor Lvl/No Steps, High Ceilings, Open Floor Plan, Cable TV Available, High Speed Internet, All Bedrooms Downstairs, Laundry Main Level, Laundry Room, Telephone
Kitchen Length 8
Kitchen Width 14
Living Area 897
Living Room Length 8
Living Room Width 16
Master Bed Length 11
Master Bed Width 10
Stories 1
Total Bedrooms 1
Utility Room Length 6
Utility Room Width 10
Window Coverings All Remain

Exterior Features

Exterior Stone/Rock, Log
Foundation Slab
Garage Parking None/Not Applicable
Inclusions Ceiling Fans, Washer Connection, Dryer Connection, Stove/Range, Refrigerator, Vent Fan, Gas Water Heater, City Garbage service
Lot Description On Waterfront, On Greenbelt, Water View, 1/4 - 1/2 Acre, Partially Wooded, Mature Trees (ext feat), Level, Creek, Creek - Seasonal
Lot Dimensions 70 x 221
Lot Improvements Street Paved, Fire Hydrant w/in 500', City Street
Lot Size .35
Pool None
Pool (Y/N) No
Water/Sewer Water System, Septic


  • 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 78023

AVG $390K
AVG $7,815
AVG 136
Year Built
AVG 2004

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