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  • c. 1850 – Blair, SC – $173,900


1926 Tudor Revival – Red Oak, IA – $249,900

800 E Reed St, Red Oak, IA 51566 - For Sale*

Now is your chance to own a piece of Red Oak, history with this beautifully restored historic Hysham Tudor home with Victorian details, 45 minute commute to Omaha, one of a kind open floor plan with grand entry, carved wood staircase, original huge wood crown molding, newly refinished hard wood floors, built in china cabinets, large kitchen with granite counters, antique tile fireplace with oversized wood mantle, all large bedrooms and master bath ensuite, large linen closet, original thick knotty pine 1600+sf fully finished basement with half bath, large walk in closets, walk up attic with loads of storage, sparkling saltwater pool with private backyard oasis including 5 different fruit trees and a hidden garden, new circular driveway leads to attached garage. New roof, new water heater, and added attic and wall insulation. Energy efficient with low utilities. Owner leaving a collection of Hysham memorabilia: plates, blue prints, watercolor picture, framed pictures, plaques.

4 Beds // 3910 Sqft

07/13/2017 // 24 Comments

1890 – Eldora, IA – $46,500

1003 Edgington Ave, Eldora, IA 50627 - Contingent or Pending Sale*

Large 4-bedroom historical home close to downtown has charm galore! Original woodwork and two sets of stair to second floor are unique features. This has the potential to be a unique bed and breakfast property.

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 2956 Sqft

06/27/2017 // 49 Comments

c. 1905 Colonial Revival – Davenport, IA – $210,000

810 E Locust St, Davenport, IA 52803 - For Sale*

want to own the white house? this well maintained and managed investment property is historic and beautiful! once a grand mansion nicely converted with preservation of all the gorgeous woodwork and layout, fully occupied. great tenant history. one absolutely beautiful investment! must see the wood work throughout and awesome walk up attic that could be an unbelievable 7th unit. priced to sell! newer boiler/roof/copper plumbing/and electric.

5 Beds // 5 Baths // 5454 Sqft

06/26/2017 // 15 Comments

1913 Craftsman – Malvern, IA – $192,500

1203 Marion Ave, Malvern, IA 51551 - Contingent or Pending Sale*

This historic beauty, known locally as the "Wearin house" after the family that occupied it until the 1980's, is ready for a new owner! Immaculate 1913 brick home with a stately att. carport & 3-stall carriage house. Flower beds surround the .80 acre lot on a quiet street close to the school. Inside you'll find tons of square footage & character including 5 bdrms, 2 stairways to the 2nd floor, craftsman-style woodwork throughout, hardwood floors, & finished walk-in attic where the original owners were said to have dances & champagne. Whether you're looking to own a large family home or are fulfilling old-house dreams, you won't want to pass this one up!

5 Beds // 3822 Sqft

06/22/2017 // 10 Comments

1903 – Davenport, IA – $285,000

17 Oak Ln, Davenport, IA 52803 - For Sale*

Stately historic mansion tucked within the quiet Oak Lane historic neighborhood on the east side of Davenport. This 5+ bedroom, 4 bathroom home offers more space than most historic or new homes in town, with three stories of living space spread over 6,000+ sq ft, plus a full basement complete with an original wine cellar. Historic features include six fireplaces, oak floors, beamed entry hall with open staircase, china cabinet, wood paneling, wood trim, built-in features, walk-in closets, and pocket doors. Improvements and updates since 2008 include remodeled kitchen, remodeled first story bathroom, second story laundry room, refinished wood floors, new combo screen/storm windows, new high efficient boiler (2009), new water heater (2014), upgraded electrical service/panel, complete exterior painting, and new roof with 30-year architectural shingles. Two-car garage also painted and matching new roof installed.

5 Beds // 4 Baths // 6200 Sqft

06/15/2017 // 5 Comments

1895 Queen Anne – Fairfield, IA – $173,500

405 E Burlington Ave, Fairfield, IA 52556 - For Sale*

You could call this dreamy Victorian style home your own! This beautiful 3 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath, has charm to spare and includes original hard wood floors, stained & leaded glass, ornate trim work, pocket doors, chandeliers, etc.The kitchen is fully updated and includes a fabulous refurbished gas stove, granite counter tops and custom cabinetry. Located just a couple of blocks from the town square, schools and parks. Mature trees and a park-like backyard space in which to entertain or just relax. This gem is a must see!

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 2597 Sqft

06/15/2017 // 17 Comments

c. 1900 Queen Anne – Waverly, IA – $119,900

905 E Bremer Ave, Waverly, IA 50677 - For Sale*

You will appreciate the craftsmanship of this beautiful home. The stunning woodwork and angled staircase is sure to please. Enjoy the Victorian Style Bay and stain glass windows that let in plenty of natural sunlight. Entertain your family & friends in the open kitchen and dining area or on the cozy covered porch in the quaint back yard. All 3 bedrooms are supersize with plenty of closet space. This home is full of character and charm with many amenities including convenient laundry upstairs by the bedrooms, 2 full baths and a double garage. Call to see today, you will be impressed!! (Executors think there may be hardwood parque floors under the carpets)

3 Beds // 2.5 Baths // 2270 Sqft

06/01/2017 // 9 Comments

c. 1912 – Oelwein, IA – $47,750

40 4th Ave SE, Oelwein, IA 50662 - Not For Sale*

Just a few blocks from downtown Oelwein, this century-old two-story home features beautiful original woodwork, character design, and a two-stall detached garage. With potential as owner-occupied or as a rental, this property has great possibilities.

3 Beds // 1650 Sqft

05/24/2017 // 4 Comments

1908 Craftsman – Audubon, IA – $69,500

309 Second Ave, Audubon, IA 50025 - For Sale*

There is amazing potential in this classic older home. Craftsmanship like this is hard to find - tall ceilings, leaded glass windows, pocket doors, paneled doors, hardwood flooring and beautiful woodwork. With a little TLC you could have a one-of-a-kind beauty! Second home (mother-in-law or potential rental) is in the back of the house, with alley access.

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 2238 Sqft

05/11/2017 // 15 Comments

1929 Tudor Revival – Ottumwa, IA – $199,000

2323 N Court St, Ottumwa, IA 52501 - For Sale*

All brick architect designed home surrounded by landscaped yard and flower beds. Stunning hardwood floors. Beautiful crown mouldings, french doors and built in book cases. Tiles fireplace with gas insert. Large master suite including full bath and dressing room with built in storage. Three oversized bedrooms and three full baths. Main floor laundry. Back yard surrounded by wooded area and includes a large patio. Life time asphalt roof. New air in 2012. Paved patio overlooks the lovely landscape. See this lovely home today!

3 Beds // 3 Baths // 2676 Sqft

05/04/2017 // 25 Comments

1919 Prairie – Waterloo, IA – $349,900

8902 Dysart Rd, Waterloo, IA 50701 - For Sale*

Prime building opportunity! Explore the possibilities that this awesome acreage has to offer! This two story home is nestled on 19 acres of beautiful Iowa countryside. The home is structurally solid so could be restored or would be a great tear down so you could build the home of your dreams. This property features numerous agricultural buildings, like a barn and multiple pole buildings. Opportunity is knocking with this exciting offer! The land is already parceled off and 10 acres could be split off the 19! This area offers hard surface roads and city water. Dont let this one pass you by, now is the time to make this 19 acres of land yours. See the possibilities today! Act Fast!

3 Beds // 1 Baths // 1914 Sqft

05/02/2017 // 5 Comments

c. 1900 Queen Anne – Farnhamville, IA (George F. Barber) – $44,900

450 Main St, Farnhamville, IA 50538 - Not For Sale*

Attention Victorian Lovers! This home has it all including original oak woodwork throughout, 3 pocket doors, tall baseboards, ornate fireplace, turrets, bay windows, curved glass, almost 2500 sq ft of living space plus a finished attic! Add renovations and restore this beauty to it's original glory! Located only 21 miles from Fort Dodge.

4 Beds // 1.5 Baths // 2428 Sqft

04/18/2017 // 28 Comments

1923 Colonial Revival – Walnut, IA – $179,900

403 Pacific St, Walnut, IA 51577 - For Sale*

Sitting on over half acre in the middle of town, this 4 bedroom, 4 bath is a must see. Finish the 3rd floor for over 4000 fin.sq.feet. Updated plumbing, new roof/appliances are just a few of the numerous features.

4 Beds // 4 Baths // 4124 Sqft

04/11/2017 // 13 Comments

1915 School – Pisgah, IA – $55,000

410 2nd St, Pisgah, IA 51564 - For Sale*

Historical school in Pisgah, large lot, bus barn attached, good size gym and bleachers. Needs some TLC.

6 Baths // 11928 Sqft

04/10/2017 // 26 Comments

1918 Craftsman – Harlan, IA – $115,000

1014 Willow St, Harlan, IA 51537 - For Sale*

Beautiful Craftsman style home with gorgeous woodwork, architectural details and leaded glass throughout. 4 bedrooms and 2 baths. Formal dining room has beamed ceiling and built-in oak buffet, colonnades separate to living room with fireplace, bench and bookshelves. Spacious kitchen includes breakfast island, wood cabinets and large pantry/closet. 2 bedrooms and remodeled bath complete the main floor. Upstairs has 2 nice sized bedrooms with closets and extra cabinets/drawers storage on landing. Partially finished basement features a spacious family room with stone fireplace and bar. 3/4 bath and large laundry room. Enclosed front porch with porch swing. 2-car detached garage. Lovely landscaping with mature trees and gorgeous lilac bushes. The perfect family home in a great neighborhood!

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 2011 Sqft

04/07/2017 // 11 Comments

1889 Queen Anne – Council Bluffs, IA – $172,400

331 S 8th St, Council Bluffs, IA 51501 - Contingent or Pending Sale*

Imagine 1889. W.C. Loomis built his mansion, with 10 1/2 foot main floor ceilings, at 331 S 8th Street. The Eifel Tower opened as the world's tallest building. Grover Cleveland and Bejamin Harrison were president. North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Washington were admitted to the union. Imagine what the world was like when this home was built. Imagine yourself living in 1889. Imagine.

6 Beds // 2.5 Baths // 4024 Sqft

04/06/2017 // 36 Comments

c. 1900 – Ida Grove, IA – $252,000

401 Burns St, Ida Grove, IA 51445 - For Sale*

Don't miss your opportunity to own one of Ida Grove finest historic 2 story homes. If you love the character of older homes but also love the modern convinces of a new home this is the one for you. This 4,932 SF home features high velocity geo thermal heating and cooling to preserve the original character of the home as well as a 1368 SF master bedroom/Bathroom addition. The finished basement of the new addition features a heated swim spa in the large Rec room.

5 Beds // 4 Baths // 4932 Sqft

03/29/2017 // 7 Comments

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