706 Douglas
Elgin, Illinois, 60120

$396,000 | Residential | 5 Bed - 2 Bath

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Agent Owned, Elgin Vintage Beauty, located in the Spring-Douglas Historic District, Elgin's Gold Coast. Completely restored 1888 Queen Anne home with 5 bedrooms, 2.5 baths on a large, fenced corner lot. Not only is this a spectacular restoration but it is in Elgin's most desireable historic neighborhood. Owners took over a year to restore this beauty with lots of attention to detail. Three porches restored to recreate the original design. Nine-color exterior demands attention as a Painted Lady. Beautiful stained and beveled glass windows and many divided-light windows throughout the house. Wonderful open space layout on first floor rarely seen in Queen Anne homes. Library/office on the main floor. Refinished original hardwood floors and restored mouldings, hardware and doors. Two fireplaces. Incredible new, expanded kitchen, with a vintage look and all the modern conveniences. Three completely new bathrooms all have appropriate vintage fixtures; one with a walk-in shower. Five spacious bedrooms upstairs (one adaptable as a laundry room), all with larger closets. Living space is 2950 sq.ft., not counting large baths, large closets and large halls. House is a 2,000 sq.ft. footprint. Screened three-season room off of big two-car garage. Large basement, and big, tall walk-up attic, with ample space ready to finish. Professionally landscaped with perennial gardens. Walking distance to library, Fox River Bike Trail, Metra train, downtown and schools. Hardwood Floors,2nd Floor Laundry,Built-in Features,Walk-In Closet(s) 5th Bedroom,Library,Foyer Porch,Screened Patio,Fire Pit 100 Amp Service Corner,Fenced Yard Route 31 to Kimball Ave E to Douglas ave N to Home

Status: Active
Acreage: .329
Year Built: 1888
House Style: Queen Anne
Parking: Garage Door Opener(s)
Assessments: $0.00
Taxes: $8,325.41
SqFt: 2,950
Lot Size: .25-.49 Acre

Listing Office: Vintage Home Realty - MLS ID: 10628325

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