Historic House Listings

Original details! Circa 1893. On two acres in Illinois. $142,500

February 9, 2023

This house is oozing with possibilities! So many original details! The home was built in 1893. It is located on two acres in Dalton City, Illinois. The home features a wrap around front porch, grand staircase, stained glass, hardwood floors, transom windows and pocket doors. Would be nice to get rid of the drop ceilings. There is a detached two car garage, grain bin and an above ground pool. Five bedrooms, one bathroom and 2,425 square feet. $142,500

Contact Nicole Pinkston with Vieweg Real Estate

From the Zillow listing:


Built in 1893, this historical farmhouse has been in the same family for over a century. Located in Mt. Zion School District on a two acre lot in the country. This spacious home boasts architectural details such as high ceilings, large windows, an abundance of light, stained glass windows, built ins and original wood floors and wood work throughout. This spacious home features 5 bedrooms and has nicely proportioned entertaining spaces. The classic wrap around covered porch offers a scenic view and is perfect for relaxing and enjoying the peaceful side of nature. The yard features an above ground pool (winterized), 2 car detached garage, and grain bin. Roof replaced in 2014, water heater replaced in 2013, furnace in 2021 and updated electrical system with 200 amp. Steiner’s from Moweaqua has completely redone the four sump pumps in basement around 2019. Taxes are estimated with homestead exemption to be around 3,100 at this price. This home is ready to be renovated! This is the perfect place to raise a family with lots of potential or great investment opportunity! Home is priced well below asking price. Home has been recently appraised at $170,000. Call for a tour! These opportunities do not come up often!



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