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Under $75K Thursday – c.1975 Affordable Split Level Home For Sale in Decatur, IL Under $75K – Sold

Affordable home in the Home Park neighborhood of Decatur within steps of the Decatur Park District Bike Path. Love the arched fireplace.

 

 

 

History

Split level homes were popular from 1935 to 1975. Homeowners liked the fact that the house appeared big and that the garage was tucked under part of the house. In its earlier years, most split levels were constructed on sloping ground. As they became more popular, like our featured home, they were built on more level lots where they looked a bit less appealing. The house form did offer, however, new interior spatial planning with three types of space: quiet living area; bedroom area; and noisy living area.

 

 

 

2455 W Florian Ct, Decatur, IL 62526      $74,897

 

Main Level

3 Bedrooms, 2 1/2 Bathrooms. The unique wood burning stove in the Living Room does a marvelous job at heating the main floor all by itself. Replacement windows throughout the home give an enormous amount of natural light. Formal Dining Room. Eat-In Kitchen includes all appliances. Master Bedroom has gorgeous built-in cabinetry and a Walk-In Closet. The attached En-Suite includes shower and lavatory. 2 additional Bedrooms and Main Bath with large corner tub finish off the main floor.

Lower Level

The Lower Level offers a large Family Room, unique Office with rock wall, multiple storage rooms, 1/2 bath and Laundry Closet. Two-car Attached Garage.

Outside

With .28 acres of land, you can escape to the backyard on the wooden deck, either in the gazebo, or the picnic bench to relax and /or throw a party. The fenced -in Backyard is multi-level and offers great opportunities for landscaping possibilities.  Located on a cul-de-sac you have fewer cars and less traffic which is an added benefit.

 

 

 

 

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