Queen Anne for sale

Under $100K Sunday – c.1889 Queen Anne For Sale in Dekalb IL Under $85K ~ Sold

304 S 4th St, Dekalb, IL, 60115    $84,900 Sold for $74,000


Although this Queen Anne for sale in Dekalb, Illinois, is not on the list of verified George F. Barber homes, there is a real possibility this could be one of  the famous catalog architect’s designs.The Charles E. Bradt House, now a parking lot, was a stone’s throw away at 220 S. 4th. It was one of the first houses designed by Barber, who was born in Dekalb.
Charles E. Bradt House
See the similarities?

Family History

Our featured home was owned by Henry Gustler and his Salenia. Henry was a farmer and butter manufacturer who moved to Dekalb from New Hampshire. Salenia had emigrated from England in 1855 when she 10 years old and married Henry at age 21. The couple lived in this beautiful house with a young servant girl from Finland.


Queen Anne for sale. Bring ideas and restore this beautiful Historic Victorian. Huge wrap around porch. If you love old Victorian houses – you will find a lot here to love. Inlaid hardwood floors. Beautiful original stained glass windows, pocket doors, gorgeous ceramic fireplace located in the living room. Impressive 10ft ceilings. Newer furnaces and two A/C. Original decorative trim & solid wood doors. Attic is available to create more living space. Property is being sold AS-IS. Great potential! Will need complete remodeling and other updates/repairs will be needed throughout the home. Huge corner lot and a very spacious yard. Large kitchen with built in cabinets and plenty of room for a spacious table. Walk to downtown Dekalb. Located near shopping, dining, & close to the highway. Please bring your cash buyers. Can do a quick close!

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