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Sold for $135,000 Great woodwork! Circa 1885 in Illinois. Detached building on property. $169,900

November 5, 2021

There is some beautiful woodwork in this house! The detached buildings are a bonus! This home was built in 1885. It is located on .42 acres in Jerseyville, Illinois. The home features a large wrap around porch, gorgeous mantels, pretty staircase, original fretwork, pocket doors and a pressed tin ceiling in the kitchen. There are built-ins, bead board and wainscoting. Five bedrooms, three bathrooms and 3,506 square feet. $179,900 New Price: $169,900

Contact Ali Tarrant with Tarrant and Harman Real Estate

From the Zillow listing:


Historic Victorian home with an incredible amount of original charm. Wrap around porch. This home features several fireplaces, pocket doors, light fixtures, built-ins, stained glass, trim work, and crown molding in beautiful condition. With a little TLC this home would shine! Roof has been replaced. Some of the plumbing has been replaced. Outbuildings are suitable for a workshop, storage, or other possibilities. The main room in the outbuilding is 21×27, the workshop/office is 15×16, and the garage is 46×41 and will hold 5-6 cars easily. Two large roll doors, with openers, and one small roll door. Storage loft. No water or electric turned on at the property.


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