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Historic House Listings

Deal of the Day! Beich Candy House, Circa 1909 in Illinois. $173,500

December 18, 2020

This is such an interesting looking house! And how about the woodwork and stained glass inside! This home was built in 1909. It is located in Bloomington, Illinois. The home was built for an executive of the Beich Candy Company. The home has original hardwood floors, moldings, pocket doors, stained glass and an original murphy bed. The attic has been finished and features a family room and a bedroom. The basement is partially finished and has a recreation room. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 3,600 square feet. $173,500

Contact Kami Anderson with RE/MAX Rising: 309-275-6568

From the Zillow listing:

 

Beautiful brick and stone home built in 1908/09 for an exec. at the Beich Candy Company. A hint as to the architect of the building is the record of a 1910 remodel by A.T. Simmons, an associate of Arthur Moratz, who built many dignified residences in Bloomington. Flooring in the home resembles that of others known to be built with wood from the Moratz planing mills. Fireplace hardware along and interior architecture echo the Spanish look of the decor of the front porch, which give this home an exotic appeal. This magnificent home boasts original refinished woodwork, beautiful stained glass, working pocket doors, and a Murphy-In A Door. The finished 3rd story has a family room and bedroom. Partially finished basement with large family room, Craft/rec room, utility room, workshop area, and storage throughout. Full kitchen/bath on BOTH main and 2nd floor. Zoned B1, close to schools, shopping, trail, and eateries. Have your business on the main level and live in or lease the upstairs, or enjoy all 4 floors for your own personal residence! The home is currently listed with RE/MAX Rising, 501 S Towanda Barnes, Suite 2, Bloomington, IL 61705. Please contact Kami Anderson 309-275-6568 or Brett Stevens 309-838-2106 for questions or a viewing of this stunning home!

 

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