Historic House Listings

Deal of the Day! Circa 1882. Over seven acres in Kansas. $385,000

July 10, 2024

This deal of the day is a big house! Love the acreage too! The house was built in 1882. It is located on 7.60 acres in Baxter Springs, Kansas. The house features multiple covered porches, hardwood floors, french doors, crown moulding and baseboards. The house could use some undoing of past renovations. There is a gated entrance, outbuildings and walking trails. Six bedrooms, three bathrooms and 3,696 square feet. $385,000

Contact Lee and Debbie McDonough with Keller Williams Realty Elevate: 417-438-5566

From the Zillow listing:


Prime location nestled just outside of Baxter Springs city limits directly on Route 66. Step back in time with all the modern day conveniences This exquisite home offers the perfect blend of comfort and sophistication, that will take you back to a time of peace and wonder the moment you drive in the front gates. 3696 sf of elegance, charm and incredible hardwood floors. Large dining room and a kitchen nook. 5 marble fireplaces. 6 bedrooms and 2 full and 1 large half bathroom. 2 Lookout Towers. Unfinished basement and walkup attic great for storage. Located on 7.6 acres with green pastures with white fence facing Route 66. Willow Creek runs along the north side. The park like setting has Gated front entry, a fenced front pasture with mini horse barn. Double fenced huge dog run with shed. (dog door and regular walk-in entry door) window ac. 3 large storage sheds that match the house. Multiple garden areas and woods and trails on Willow Creek and the Mother Road! Nature trails that overlooks old ruins from the 1880’s. Plenty of parking space for multiple RV’s and cars. Only minutes from all the amenities of Joplin, MO. This Historic home is featured in the local Museum! ***UPDA*


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