THE ULTIMATE LIST OF CHEAP OLD HOUSES UNDER $50K…and BEYOND ––>
c.1905 Brick Fixer Upper in Illinois Under $25K ~ Sold
April 15, 2020
528 Lucier St, Murphysboro, IL 62966 $24,900 ~ Sold
Imagine yourself sitting in a rocking chair on the front porch of this c.1905 fixer upper brick cottage. I love the arched brick work over the windows. Located in a low-crime neighborhood of older homes, the house offers original woodwork, transoms and hardwood floors. Two doors down is a sister house (see below) that is well-maintained.
After Charles Dewitte (1877-1968) married Mary Gossens in 1907 they purchased this lovely brick cottage. They raised their two daughters, Margaret and Leona, here on Charles’ meager salary as a fireman for the coal mines.
The sister house at number 522 was owned by Charles’ brother-in-law Joseph Zink, a carpenter for the railroad. He lived in his fine brick house with his wife Julia, daughters Emma, Katherine, Mabel, Louise, son Johnny and elderly father-in-law.
Single Family All Brick 2 Story Fixer Upper Home Just Placed on the Market at a Low Cash Price of Only $24,900 Property is located at: 528 LUCIER ST, MURPHYSBORO, IL 62966. This 3 Bedroom 1 full Bath Home Features a living space that is approx. 1,794 sq. ft there is lots of character in this home which has original woodwork throughout the house, hardwood floors, beautiful stained-glass windows and French doors!
There is loads of potential on a home like this one for any investor looking to buy and flip! Or for someone looking to fix up their dream home! Built in 1905 this home will need some form of updating/repairs of which our office does not assess. All wholesale assets are sold as is, where is, of course. This home features a small front porch and plenty of fenced garden space in yard! This home Sits on a Lot size that is approx. 7,405 sq. ft also known as: 0.16 acres of land with off street parking in rear.