Historic House Listings

Former executive house of Gordon F. Moore. Circa 1920 in Illinois. $139,900

December 3, 2019

This was the former executive house of Gordon F. Moore. Dr. Moore spearheaded a drive for the town to form a 700 acre community park. He owned a surgical practice and was on the city’s parks and recreation commission. This home was built in 1920. It is located in Alton, Illinois. There are hardwood floors, crown molding and two wood burning fireplaces. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,555 square feet. $149,900 New price: $139,900

From the Zillow listing:


Formerly the Executive house of Gordon F. Moore. Top of the line built in 1920. Beautiful wood floors. Crown molding. Open wood staircase. 2 wood burning fireplaces. Large living room & dining room. Covered front porch. Enclosed back porch. Basement. Radiant heat. Central air. Newer water heater. 200 amp electric. 2nd building w/water & electric,bathroom, patio, BBQ room, kitchen, 1/2 bath, 2 car garage & shed. Being sold Seller to provide no city occupancy permit nor do any repairs. Only serious buyers wanted. Cash or conventional only. Close to schools, churches, shopping and major roadways. Great opportunity for a rehabber/handyman. Seller to make no repairs nor provide an occupancy permit. Any inspections made will be for buyers information only, seller to make no repairs. Buyers to verify all MLS information including but not limited to square feet, measurements, lot size, features, exemptions/taxes,schools, etc.


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