1486 W Macon Street
Decatur, IL 62522

Description

While retaining all the gracious ease & beauty of yesteryear, this home still offers the quality & comfort of today. It is also sited close to Dennis Lab School as well as shopping, parks, & the jogging/biking trail. It is an arts & crafts/prairie style, 4 bedrm, 2.5 bath home on the historic register. All historic homes have unique features. Wander this one and you'll see many. The terrazzo floor in the spacious family room is stunning! The 2 fieldstone fireplaces are delightful. Enjoy the beamed ceilings, the built-in cabinets and oak woodwork. The laundry room is on the 2nd floor. Many windows have been replaced while others are original with newer storm windows. There are curved walls & lots of high ceilings. The home has been rewired, including original light fixtures. All the bedrooms have walk-in closets. The study probably used to be a sleeping porch. You'll enjoy the bathrooms, too (the claw foot tub is a new copy). The 3rd floor rec room is finished and also has lots of floored storage area. Outside, the unusual, circular pool is partly above ground, partly in-ground and is set in a beautiful, brick patio. Pool liner is new. Then there are the 5 porches and much more. The furnace has been replaced and AC is 1 yr. Additionally, the roof will be brand new at approximately closing time. This delightful, historic home is very open and easy living with a figure 8 floor plan. Home warranty. Alarm system.

Details

MLS#6190651
StyleHouse
Sub-TypeResale
StatusActive
Year1909
Days On Site175

Features

Bed(s)4
Bath(s) 2 Full, 1 Half
Garage2
PoolYes
Story(s)NA
Acreage0.34

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Area Information

StateIL
CountyMacon
CityDecatur
Zip Code62522
AreaMacon
Community NameUniversity Pl.
School DistrictDecatur Dist 61
Elementary SchoolDennis
Listing VS Median (in University Pl.)
Price:
$189,900
low | high
Med:
$189,900
50% of Average
On Site:
175
low | high
Med:
175
100% of Average
Listing Updated: 08/25/2019
MLS Number: 6190651
Listing Provided By:
Doris Mabry  of  Brinkoetter Realtors

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