Historic House Listings

OMG! I need those front doors! Cool details inside! Circa 1857 in Kansas. $112,000

December 13, 2021

Make sure you look inside this one! I NEED those double front doors! So many interesting details inside. This home was built in 1857. It is located in Atchison, Kansas. The home features a large covered front porch, beautiful double doors, original hardwood floors, grand staircase, beautiful fireplaces with original tile surrounds, wide baseboards and chair rails. There are even some secret passageways in the home. The property has a circular driveway. And this is a big house! Six bedrooms, four bathrooms and 4,206 square feet. $112,000

Contact Vicky Vanwey with Gateway Real Estate & Auction

From the Zillow listing:


Take a step back in time as this home is very unique & interesting. Built in 1857 the restoration & remodeling has been started & now you can put it back to its original elegance! It has architectural delights throughout & still offers original details, all wood trim & flooring, beautiful large staircase, 3 fireplaces, waincoating & a stained glass interior front door, lots of windows for natural light. The main level features a large entry, parlor & formal dining room with fireplaces, a library or study. Newer kitchen, office 2 bedrooms 1 1/2 baths & laundry. Upper level offers 4 bedrooms, 2 baths & one potential bath, small kitchenette & family room with fireplace. There are some secret passageways also. This home has a wrap around porch & circle driveway, a 22′ X 34′ concrete pad for a new garage.


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