Historic House Listings

Sold. Deal of the Day! On nine acres! Circa 1861 in Illinois. $259,900

May 26, 2021

This seems like a really great price for this house and property! The home was built in 1861. It is located on 9.13 acres in Amboy, Illinois. The home features hardwood floors, wainscoting, updated kitchen and updated bathrooms. There is a walk up attic for storage. The property has 6.5 acres of fenced pasture with five paddocks, chicken coop, and a large outbuilding. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,539 square feet. $259,900

Contact Todd Henry with Whitetail Properties Real Estate

From the Zillow listing:


Historic stone home situated on 9.13 acres +/- offers 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. This unique property has kept its charm but also added numerous updates between 2002-2018. Entering in this beautiful home you have a nice open flow from the oversized family room into the dining room and into the kitchen. Kitchen has beautiful cabinetry, island, and wet bar. Living room and kitchen provide access to the large deck that overlooks the property. First floor laundry in full bathroom. Upstairs you have 3 good sized rooms and a smaller room that could be used as an office. Nicely updated full bathroom upstairs. Walk up attic that has charming windows and exposed stone. Hardwood floors throughout the house. First f 6.5 acres of fenced pasture in 5 different paddocks. Chicken coop, 36×44 Outbuilding with concrete tack room. Zoned Ag. 90 minutes from downtown Chicago.


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