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c.1906 Illinois Handyman Special $59,900 – Original Details
October 18, 2023
OHU50K Notes $59,900
The handyman special does need work, but the original details may make it worthwhile, especially as a forever house. The unpainted woodwork, pocket doors, hardwood floors stunning staircase and built-ins are wonderful features of this c.1906 home. High ceilings, crown molding, front porch, tiled bath, rear patio and basement give it extra value.
Lots of room to spread out in this 5 bedroom, 2 bath home. Adorable main floor laundry offers convenience. Attic has been converted to master suite. Beautiful woodwork and pocket doors throughout the home. New water heater October 2023!
0.30 acre lot
263 Fulton St, Galesburg, IL 61401 $59,900
If interested in a property, please contact the realtor whose link is provided in the post below, or contact an agent of your own choosing. Independent verification of details and status is recommended.
In the 1940s to 1968, this was the home of William A. Adams (1887-1968), a machinist at a marine motor plant. William’s first wife, Louisa, died at the young age of 32 in 1919. The couple had one child together, Irwin. William then married Annetta Wagonmaker, and they had two children, Arthur and Annetta. It was the second Adams family who lived in this home.