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$ 79,000

c. 1905 Victorian: Queen Anne

2911 Elm Street
Cairo, Illinois

The Lansden Home

South view focusing on rounded porch
South view focusing on rounded porch
North view
North view
Porch
Porch
This rocking chair porch is large enough for outdoor entertaining
Majestic Entry Columns
Majestic Entry Columns
Stairway
Stairway
View from foyer up towards stained glass windows
Waiting area in foyer
Waiting area in foyer
Taken from the second floor
Front entry
Front entry
Stained Glass
Stained Glass
Detailed view of stained glass in the stairway
Newell post light
Newell post light
Main Bathroom
Main Bathroom
Apartment
Apartment
1 bedroom,1 studio bedroom, 1 bath apartment
Main Bathroom
Main Bathroom
Main Bathroom
Main Bathroom
Butler's Pantry
Butler's Pantry
Bedrooms 6
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 2
Heated Sq. Ft. 4,800
Unheated Sq. Ft. 3,600
Stories 2
Acres 0.5

Features.

  • Has Rentable Unit(s)
  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 2nd Floor Laundry Room
  • Attic
  • Basement
  • Dining room
  • Entry Hall
  • Foyer
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • Living room
  • Music Room
  • Unfinished Basement
  • Walk-Up Attic
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • Dormers
  • Driveway - Paved
  • Guest House
  • Porch
  • Rear Deck
  • Restored exterior
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Carpet
  • Ceramic Tile
  • 5 Fireplaces: Gas logs
  • Gas Logs
  • Grand staircase
  • High Ceilings
  • Asphalt shingle Roof
  • Vinyl floors
  • Wood floors
  • Shingle Roof: Asphalt shingle
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Gas heating
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Water Heater - Electric
  • Butler's Pantry
  • Carriage House
  • High Ceilings
  • Plaster Walls
  • Ripple Glass
  • Servant's Staircase
  • Stained Glass Windows
  • Steam Radiators
  • Tin Ceiling(s)
  • Transoms
  • Wrap Around Porch

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More About This House

If you've ever dreamed of owning a Victorian home this Queen Anne is for you! As a bonus this home has a two story apartment of approximately 1200 sq. ft. in the original carriage house. The apartment is currently rented to a wonderful stable, long-term tenant with revenue of $4200 annually.
This home features a magnificent front porch large enough for entertaining as well as relaxation. Inside, the large foyer features marble tile, seating area, colonnades, impressive staircase with Newell post light and unbelievable stained glass windows. A 1/2 bath is located under the stairs.
In addition to the foyer the first floor includes two adjoining parlors (living room and library), a large dining room, butler's pantry and large kitchen. The parlors and dining room each have a fireplace. The library and dining room have bay windows. The dining room has plate rails and an exposed beam ceiling.
Cabinets line 1/2 the butlers pantry with a wet bar and tile countertop. The eat-in kitchen was updated in 2004 with Kraftmaid honey maple 42" cabinets features pull outs and large pantry. There is a maid stairway from the kitchen upstairs from the kitchen.
Upstairs includes 3 large bedrooms, 1 medium and 1 small. 2 of the large bedrooms have fireplaces. There are 3 bay windows in the bedrooms. A full bath and laundry room are also located upstairs. The bath features a custom built makeup area and a pedestal sink. The laundry room includes a closet and large linen storage area.
This house features a fully floored attic and basement for additional storage workspace. The house is on the corner so there is ample on street parking as well as off street parking for 3 vehicles and a driveway/parking area to the apartment. This magnificent Queen Anne can be yours to enjoy life the way you've always dreamed!

The Lansden Home

This home was previously owned by attorney David Lansden who represented the NAACP while integrating schools and businesses in Cairo, IL. The waiting area in the foyer was where clients waited to see Mr. Lansden when they visited his home.

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