Historic House Listings

Pretty house! Over two acres in Illinois. $449,999

March 14, 2024

This is a pretty home and looks well maintained. The house was built in 1885. It is located on 2.30 acres in Marseilles, Illinois. The house features a covered front porch, hardwood floors, leaded glass front door and wide baseboards. There is a detached barn on the property. For the downstairs flooring they used salvaged barn material. Five bedrooms, two bathrooms and 2,659 square feet. $449,999

Contact Katie Troccoli with Washington Square Realtors: 815-228-2058

From the Zillow listing:


Unique find! Hobby Farm! Completely updated 1880’s farmhouse on 2.5 acres with large pole barn. Experience the quality craftsmanship of the past with all the modern conveniences. The attention to details is something you will not find in a modern home. House features many charming characteristics including solid wood doors, thick trim, and larger-than average windows. Every room is full of natural light! Updates include: Per seller: Replaced all first floor flooring with hand scraped, recycled barn wood. Newer furnace, Newer AC, Newer Well Pump, Newer water filtration system, Newer drain tile. Updated 3 plaster ceilings. Newer kitchen cabinets, countertops, appliances. 1st floor bathroom: Newer floor, Tiled shower, Granite countertop. 2nd floor bathroom: Newer floor, Tiled shower, Newer cabinets. Replaced back deck, Replaced side deck. New washer dryer. New tile in mud room. 5000 Sq. Foot Painted Morton pole barn features 3 stalls, & tack room, pasture. This home is just minutes to Illini, Starved Rock, Buffalo Rock, Mathieson State Parks. Set up for horses.



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