Historic House Listings

The yard is an oasis! Circa 1880 in Iowa. $498,000

April 18, 2019

That yard is like a private oasis or a secret garden! This home was built in 1880 with an addition in 1980. Located on .5 acres in Iowa City, Iowa. The home has a finished attic with a half bathroom. There is a detached garage with an upstairs loft that would make a great office or artist’s studio. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 3,283 square feet. $498,000

From the Zillow listing:


Own a piece of historic Iowa City with this grand home close to Univ sporting events & UI Hospital! Beautiful charm in a private & serene setting. A wonderful opportunity for a B&B in a great location! Walking distance to much of everything! And you can have your private tail-gating parties in your own yard and walk to the games!  Finished attic, w/half-bath adds a quiet hideaway or a kid’s play area. The yard is a lush secret garden. Garage has upper level studio for a quilter’s haven, writer’s oasis, etc.

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