1920 Classical Revival – Harrisburg, IL

Details below are from May 2019, sold status has not been verified.
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Added to OHD on 5/31/19   -   Last OHD Update: 4/12/20   -   6 Comments
Off Market / Archived

212 N Webster St, Harrisburg, IL 62946

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  • $49,900
  • 4 Bed
  • 3 Bath
  • 3056 Sq Ft
  • 0.29 Ac.
This property is eligible under Freddie Mac First Look Initiative until 6/13/19. Seller will not complete any repairs to the subject property either lender or buyer requested. Property being sold in ''AS IS'' condition. Stunning Victorian!!! Could be restored to its original charm and character. Still has original molding and hardwood floors throughout. Solid-wood pocket doors, built-in hutch & bookcases, double sinks in bath, 2 gas furnaces and central air units. Garage is 60x24. This one is a must see!
Contact Information
Jenell Brookhouse, Century 21 House of Realty
(800) 922-1618 / (618) 997-6495
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6 Comments on 1920 Classical Revival – Harrisburg, IL

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  1. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 11832 comments
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    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    The photos are squished (not by me), it’s not the house that is squished. 🙂

    Does anyone else think some of the interior woodwork looks older than 1920?

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  2. EricHtownEricHtown says: 395 comments

    Yes that “bullseye” woodwork is more typical to 1890.

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  3. DJZDJZ says: 213 comments
    1947 cape cod
    Glen Burnie, MD

    Looking at the woodwork and the style of house I would say this was 1890’s, not 1920’s. It might’ve been updated in 1920, but the house is much older than the date given

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  4. I am the LUCKY BUYER of this gorgeous Home !…

    My 2 Wire Fox Terriers and I moved in on Christmas Day 2019 !…

    To confirm some of the posted comments from other members: This house was built in 1894 !…So your comments on date of construction were all very accurate !~…

    (An archival photo discovered at the genealogy department at the local library shows that this house was once quite a bit more grand, with a huge wrap-around porch complete with 3 stories, fancy ironwork and arched Victorian Entry Details which are long gone now )

    After tearing out some scandalously dirty and pet-stained carpets (left behind by squatters !…it sat vacant for years!), and a thorough effort to make the rooms smell better inside, the house has been surprisingly….Joyfully !…. LIVABLE !….

    To those reading this post and considering taking the PLUNGE on buying an old house…I say: Do your homework: pay for an independent full-home inspection (as I did) before buying…but if it all checks out …then…GO FOR IT ! 🙂

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