1890 Queen Anne in Compton, IL – $85,000

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Added to OHD on 7/9/20   -   Last OHD Update: 7/13/20   -   6 Comments
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212 W Chestnut St, Compton, IL 61318

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  • $85,000
  • 3 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 1682 Sq Ft
  • 0.23 Ac.
Welcome Home to this 3 Bedroom 1 Bathroom 1600 Square Foot Beautiful Well Loved Home on Large Corner Lot in Compton, IL. Large Wrap Around Porch Welcomes You in to Beautiful Parlor Room with Original Wood Working and Beautiful Pocket Doors. Large Living Room Leads to Kitchen that Boasts Ample Storage with Wood Cabinets. Bathroom/Laundry Room Located on First Floor! 2 Sets of Stairs Lead to Large Master Bedroom with Walk in Closet and 2 Additional Bedrooms. Large Bonus Room Can be Easily be Made into 4th Bedroom Upstairs. Updated Furnace Makes this Home Both Comfortable and Efficient. Full Basement Great for Storage and 2+ Car Detached Garage Makes Room to Keep the Cars Inside. Come take a Look at this Beautiful Home Today!
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Matt Hart, Weichert
(866) 632-6267
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6 Comments on 1890 Queen Anne in Compton, IL – $85,000

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  1. CarebearCarebear says: 1065 comments
    OHD Supporter

    Is there a mistake on the price, or is something wrong with this house? I love the woodwork, especially the bannister spindles, and the built ins. My little ranch is 1300 sq ft-this looks so much bigger than 1600 sq ft. Anyone think thats a mistake, or do I have a rotten sense of porportion? I’d snap this house up, if the listed price is correct.

  2. Looks larger than 1600sf from the outside. Wonder if that bath with the laundry in it is the only bathroom.

  3. MichaelMichael says: 2451 comments
    1979 That 70's show
    Otis Orchards, WA

    Quite a cute place. I love all the woodwork. I’d think about some color on the exterior if it was mine.

  4. BethanyBethany says: 3472 comments
    OHD Supporter

    1983 White elephant
    Escondido, CA

    I think if you mentally strip away the porch you’ll see you’re left with a pretty small space. This house is very very similar to the one I grew up in which had just 1 1/2 baths and was only 1500 sq. feet.

  5. John ShifletJohn Shiflet says: 5472 comments
    OHD Supporter

    1889 Eastlake Cottage
    Fort Worth, TX

    Square footage “looks” can be deceiving; then again, not all agents are math whizzes. Best to have accurately measured room dimensions to arrive at a reliable figure. Keep in mind that unfinished areas (like attics or basements) are not included in the square footage calculations. Same for porches unless they are enclosed as living spaces. I believe this house has the potential to be transformed into a lovely period home so I hope if the current pending goes through that the next owners aren’t buying it as a flip. Occasionally, a flipped house has been sensitively updated and retains its period charm but its far more common to see house flips that removed most of what made the old house charming in the first place. This house has a high level of integrity in its period details. I wish the next owners the best and hope they can see the possibilities in this house that I see.


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