1925 – Crystal Lake, IL

Added to OHD on 11/2/10   -   Last OHD Update: 4/12/20   -   2 Comments
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4901 Terra Cotta Rd, Crystal Lake, IL

  • $700,000
  • 5 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • 2400 Sq Ft
  • 12.5 Ac.
Built By William D Gates In 1925. Gates, The Founder Of American Terra Cotta & Ceramics Company In 1887 & Inventor Of Color Glazed Terra Cotta. The 12.5 Acres Is Being Sold For The Land. The House W/Some Remnants Of Terra Cotta Is In Extreme Disrepair Yet The Foundation & Major Structural Components Seem Solid. Sold As Is.
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Valarie Werderitch & Casey Voris,

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2 Comments on 1925 – Crystal Lake, IL

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  1. says: 1 comments

    What a hidden gem! The details that went into this house are amazing. Such a shame that it has fallen into such disarray like this. Hope that the current owner is providing repairs and taking better care of such a beautiful property!

  2. mf g says: 1 comments

    W.D. is/was my grandfather. The property is being restored by a gentleman in the best sense of the appellation.

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