Historic House Listings

Sold. Weaver House, Circa 1895. Beautiful house in Illinois. $145,000

August 1, 2018

So pretty! Lot of unpainted wood and original features. Love the pocket doors, the stairs and transom windows. The stained glass windows are beautiful! The Weaver House was built in 1895 in Alton, Illinois. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 2,224 square feet. $167,000 New Price: $145,000

From the Zillow listing:


This 1895 built home is located and registered in Alton Illinois’ Historic District, updated with today’s modern amenities, staying faithful to its historic charm. The exterior features freshly painted gingerbread accents. The grand foyer boasts detailed wood carvings on the handrail and stained glass window coverings. Operating pocket doors enclose the living room with gas fireplace. The dining room leads to an outdoor porch. This kitchen boasts a center island with built in high end gas cook top and range and high end ss appliances and has an old fashioned butler’s pantry. The main floor half bath adds convenience, and screened in back porch is lovely. The upper level has 3 large bedrooms, small nursery with balcony, bathroom with claw foot tub. All flooring on both levels are hardwood floors in great condition. HVAC updated, water softening system with pre-filter. Flower gardens and pathways throughout the large fenced in back yard with 2 car garage.

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