Historic House Listings

Stunning woodwork! Great price! Over 8,000 square feet in Indiana. $449,999

July 10, 2020

This sure is a stunner! And that price seems really decent! This house was built in 1902. It is located on .4 acres in Muncie, Indiana. Love the double porches and how about the woodwork! The home is almost 12,000 square feet and situated in the Emily Kimbrough Historic District. (some of that square footage must be attic or basement space) This home has been featured on TV and in movies. Truly a masterpiece! Five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 8,741 square feet. $449,999

Contact Riley – Conner Team with Coldwell Banker Real Estate Team: 765-328-4048

From the Zillow listing:


Opportunity, style, historic value, modern amenities, and VALUE are all things that generally can’t be found in one single house. I can’t quite explain the feelings involved with walking in this front door. The natural woodwork, the history and space are all entirely breathtaking. This home has undergone a significant renovation in the past several years culminating into the form that you see now. This home is one of the single greatest values in the US. At almost 12,000 sq ft this home, in the Emily Kimbrough Historic District is one of the single most recognizable homes in Muncie. It has been featured in Magazines, Television, Movies and local publications. It has been recognized nationally, for it’s charm, character and pure value. A look inside will reveal a plethora or natural wood, custom paint, professional work and class mixed with all updated and working mechanical systems. The home has been well insulated and outfitted with 4 working HVAC units to keep the home cool/warm and comfortable all while maintaining a modest monthly utility bill. It has almost 3300 sq ft of dry basement for storage, and many other uses. Through the dining room you will find a magnificent kitchen attached to a LARGE walk in pantry. Entertaining, Cozy living, an appeal can rarely be seen in such a combination. Currently the home generates its own revenue. It has enough living space, a LARGE 3rd story featuring a ballroom (workshop) and serves guests comfortably as an airBnB. The chance to own a house like this can truly be said to be a once in a lifetime opportunity. Professional artisans from around the United States, Regionally and Locally have all come together on this home to extract every ounce of details and history that could possibly be crafted. Don’t miss your chance, don’t let this opportunity pass you by.


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