Under $100K Sunday ~ c.1900s George F. Barber Fixer Upper Colonial Revival in Paxton IL Under $99K ~ Sold
450 E Center St, Paxton, IL 60957
$98,500 Contingent ~ Sold for $90,000
This fixer upper Colonial Revival appears to be a George F. Barber design. The build date is more likely the early 1900s rather than the 1920 date the realtor states. Barber was a leader in publishing house pattern books. His company, as well as Bicknell & Comstock, Palliser, and R.W. Shopwell, also sold plans to go with their designs.
HISTORIC 2700 SQ FR 2 STORY 3 TO 4 BEDRM 1 1/2 BATH FIXER UPPER HOME. THIS HOME OF STUNNING APPEAL HAS ORIGINAL LEADED GLASS, WOODWORK ON BOTH FLOORS, CHURCH WINDOWS, FIREPLACE, OPEN OAK STAIRWAY WITH OAK SERVANTS STAIRWAY, VINTAGE BATH, OPEN HALL WAY SEPARATING BEDRMS AND LETTING OUT TO THE 2ND FLOOR TERRACE THAT COVERS THE 1ST FLOOR SITTING PORCH.
THERE IS A NEWER HIGH EFFICIENT GAS FURNACE WITH CENTRAL AIR. THERE IS ALSO A RAISED DECK OUT THE BACK AND AN ASPHALT DRIVE TO THE DETACHED STEEL GARAGE. THE HOME JUST NEEDS YOUR NEEDED IMPROVEMENTS AND WHAT A FINE HOME YOU WILL HAVE. THIS HOME MUST BE SOLD. CALL AN AGENT TODAY!!!!