Enchanting 1910 American Foursquare For $299,000

$299,000 | Built 1910 | 1,694 Sq. Ft. | 4 Beds | 1.5+ Baths | 0.20 Acres

Step back in time with this enchanting piece of history in Elgin, Illinois. Nestled within the heart of the community, this charming 1910 American Foursquare residence beckons with timeless allure. Priced at $299,000, this well-maintained gem offers a glimpse into the past, boasting 4 bedrooms, 1.5+ baths, and 1,694 sq. ft. of living space on a picturesque 0.20-acre lot. Explore the beauty of classic architecture and make this vintage treasure your new home.

Welcoming you with a front porch and a spacious private backyard, this stately home has been a cherished haven for over three decades. Now, it’s ready to embrace a new family to bask in its classic allure. The exterior is worry-free for the next owner, as the stucco recently received a fresh coat of paint, ensuring durability for years to come.

Inside, the turn-of-the-century charm unfolds with hardwood floors (oak on the first floor, maple on the second), original wood trim, vintage light fixtures, unique windows, French doors, and even a vintage tub and toilet. The walk-up attic holds the potential to be transformed into additional cozy living space. The kitchen has been tastefully updated, boasting added cabinets, a soapstone counter, and new windows that flood the space with natural light.

For moments of relaxation, the sunroom beckons, while the delightful patio and deck in the backyard offer the perfect spot to unwind. Welcome to 485 Mary Place, where tradition meets modern comfort.

Paul Bednar • paul@paulbednar.com • (847) 987-7526
Real People Realty
Photography Credit: Carolyn Buhrow

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