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Sold. Look inside! That dining room doorway! Circa 1895 in Illinois. $229,900

January 27, 2021

The woodwork is amazing in this house! I have never seen a doorway quite like the one in the dining room of this house! The home was built in 1895. It is located in Quincy, Illinois. This home has some beautiful woodwork and the architect used a different kind in every room. There is oak, fir, cherry, butternut, and birds eye maple. There is a grand staircase and then a servants staircase that reaches all four floors of the home. The home has two porches. Six bedrooms, five bathrooms, and 4,001 square feet. $229,900

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From the Zillow listing:


This grand three-story residence is packed full of character and boasts an incredible list of ornate features that are sure to delight anyone with an eye for detail. The spacious 4,001sqft layout offers six generous bedrooms, three full baths, two half baths and perfectly combines both formal and informal living zones. Exquisite millwork, wood floors, cozy fireplaces and tall ceilings enhance the sense of timeless elegance while a contemporary eat-in kitchen showcases modern appliances and gorgeous cabinetry. Whether you’re entertaining guests or unwinding after a long day, you’re sure to love the stunning formal dining room and living room plus there’s also a light-filled family room. From the patio and covered porch, you can admire glorious views over this 0.22-acre lot with mature trees and lush lawn and there’s also garage parking for two vehicles. This grand residence is located along a quiet street and is only moments from the heart of Quincy along with shopping, schools, restaurants, amenities and the Mississippi River.


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