Historic House Listings

Sold. Renovations started! Circa 1900 in Illinois. $179,900

October 18, 2018

Love the built-ins! Great windows and floors. New roof, electrical, and plumbing. Original woodwork throughout and 11′ ceilings! There is a separate carriage house and an attached two car garage. Located on .50 acres in Sterling, Illinois. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 3,627 square feet. $179,900

From the Zillow listing:


Grand historic 3,627 brick home on a large 1/2 acre lot. 3 full baths (one is gutted). Current owners have made numerous updates including new roof, electrical, plumbing. Needs finishing. Conventional financing or cash. Beautiful original woodwork throughout, 11′ ceilings, extra wide open staircase, 2nd staircase off kitchen. Built-in hutches and benches, leaded glass trifold doors. 10×13 sunroom, 53×10 wrap around covered porch, 13×21 carriage house with 13×20 covered patio. 2+ car attached garage.

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