Historic House Listings

Wheeler – Woolner Mansion, Circa 1877 in Illinois. That staircase! $234,900

September 17, 2020

What a beautiful exterior! And how about that staircase! The Wheeler – Woolner mansion was built in 1877. It is located on .27 acres in Peoria, Illinois. The kitchen could definitely use some work. The home has a two story glass solarium, a theatre room, a walk up attic and a finished full basement. There are pocket doors, original wainscoting and wood trim. There is a detached three car garage. Four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 7,108 square feet. $234,900

Contact Jessica Ball with RE/MAX Traders Unlimited: 309-226-4122

From the Zillow listing:


This is your opportunity to own a piece of Peoria history rich in architectural elements. Built in 1877, the Wheeler/Woolner House is an eclectic Victorian mansion boasting over 4,000 sf, a grand staircase with an ornate carved banister, a parlor, a two-story glass solarium and original plaster moldings. This home also has 4 spacious bedrooms, 2 full & 2 half baths, an updated kitchen, a theater room, a walk-up attic and a finished basement complete with an Italian marble tiled floor. This property is in the Peoria River Edge Redevelopment Zone and has a 3 car detached garage.


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