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Cheapish c.1897 Illinois Home With Wonderful Original Details Under $170K
September 18, 2023
OHU50K Notes $169,900
Original details abound in this c,1897 home with four bedrooms, 2.5 baths. If you are an old house lover, this one has it all. The interior is a work of art, and the exterior boasts an above-ground pool, garage and barn!
Spacious Victorian in WInchester is ready for its next owner. With over 3500 square feet including an in law apartment with separate entrance, this historic home has four+ bedrooms, two living areas, formal dining, large second level laundry, a classic natural wood staircase in the entryway, as well as a rear staircase off the kitchen, and two front doors. This home has been well preserved, with original pyramid pattern hardwood floors, pocket doors, butlers pantry, transom windows, window seats, french doors, bay windows, claw foot tub, built-ins, and staircase to the third floor attic space.
Property includes detached one car garage (12×20), barn (12×22), and above ground pool with deck and patio.
Updates to the home include 400 amp electrical service, two boilers and central air (2021, 510, AC upstairs only), modern kitchen with breakfast bar and stainless steel appliances, storm windows, roof approx 2010.
0.34 acre lot
Build date 1897
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.
The majority of the home was designed and built by N.A. Buckingham & Son Architects, Clarence Buckingham, of Jacksonville, Illinois, in 1897. Buckingham was also the architect of the Nichols Park Pavilion, the Central Park Bandstand, and the Colonial Inn at 1213 W. State in Jacksonville.