28674 E 700 North Road, Leroy, Illinois 61752

$325,000
3
BD
1
Full Bath
1
Half Bath
4,185
SqFt
List Price
$325,000
Price Change
▼ $35,000 1708758962
MLS#
11971336
Status
CONTINGENT
Type
Single Family Residential
Subtype
Residential
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Living Area
4,185
County
Mc Lean
City
Leroy
Neighborhood
LeRoy
Days On Market
73

Property Description

Built in 1910, this farmhouse features original wood framing and trim throughout, which was harvested from the surrounding timber and remains in excellent condition. Upon the completion of construction, McLean County historical documents noted this home to be "considered by many, as the best farmhouse in the county." This property was mainly engaged in livestock operations in the early years where several outbuildings, which no longer exist, can be identified in historical photos and a few remaining landmarks. This historical farmhouse was considered by the producers of the television series Fargo for one season of filming. All the original blueprints of the home are available and will stay with the property. Only three families have been in possession of this property since 1910. The two acres feature mature oak, maple, elm, and walnut trees that add to the landscape of a historical farmhouse setting. This home is a true treasure of McLean County and needs a caring homeowner to continue its legacy. Located 2 miles near Moraine View State Park. A rare opportunity on a private setting full of wildlife. Imagine spending the day in the stylish sunroom full of natural light. Relax with a lemonade on the inviting front porch. The kitchen boasts a butler's pantry with swinging door, breakfast bar & a separate eating nook, back entry closet, loaded with cabinetry and pull out shelves, tile backsplash, wood beamed ceilings, a cold pantry, newer dishwasher, stainless GE range and refrigerator remain. There is a bonus cold room too. Formal dining room with built ins. Original hardwood floors. Cuddle up around the fireplace or unwind in the sitting room. 3 large bedrooms up with a sleeping porch. The full bath features a ceramic tile walk in shower, jetted tub, tile flooring, the massive walk in closet is a must have. Walk up attic ready for you to finish to your liking with newer spray foam insulation. The basement is ready to finish with a full shower and rough in ready for final touches. There is a 2 car attached and the extra 3 car garage was built in 1987. There is a conduit that goes to the garage if wanted to add WB furnace. Roof new 2017, HVAC new 2023.

Additional Information

School District
2
Elementary School
Leroy Elementary School
Middle School
Leroy Junior High School
High School
Leroy High School
Subdivision
Not Applicable
Corporate Limits
McLean
Tax Year
2022
Tax Exemptions
Disabled Vet
Frequency
Not Applicable
Year Built
1910
Exterior Building Type
Vinyl Siding, Brick
Lot Dimensions
2.12
Lot Size Range
2.0-2.99 Acres
Parking
Garage
Garage Spaces
5
Parking Spaces
5
Air Conditioning
Central Air
Heating
Forced Air
Sewer
Septic-Private
Interior Property Features
Hardwood Floors, Walk-In Closet(s), Beamed Ceilings, Pantry
Full Baths
1
Half Baths
1
Basement
Yes

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