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c. 1850 Italianate

Sandwich, Illinois

Italianate Mansion

Front View
Front View
Entry Foyer
Entry Foyer
Cathedrial doors with etched glass open to an elegant stairway
Parlor
Parlor
the formal parlor just off the entryway
Park like setting
Family room
Family room
formal dining room
formal dining room
patio rock garden
patio rock garden
front from street
front from street
Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 2
Heated Sq. Ft. 4,000
Stories 2.5
Acres 1.8
Lot Size 250x280

Features.

  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • Attic
  • Dining room
  • Entry Hall
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • Living room
  • Unfinished Basement
  • Master bedroom downstairs
  • 1 Car Garage
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Porch
  • Fireplaces
  • Grand staircase
  • Wood floors
  • Slate Roof
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • Water Heater - Gas
  • Cast Iron Radiators
  • Guest appartmrnt with private entrance.
  • Patio Rock Garden

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1850's Italianate

Situated in a strong growing community, this home is located on almost 2 acres of park like manicured yard. In fact, it is the only home on the entire city block, the convenience of in town living with the seclusion of a country estate. This home has all of the features you would expect from this era. High ceilings, hardwood floors, marble fireplace, grand entry stairway, formal dining room with chandelier, formal parlor,3 exterior porches, the list goes on.


One of the attics was remodeled years ago into a guest apartment with private exterior entrance. Custom window treatments, storm windows and shutters adorn the original casement windows. Wide ornate original woodwork throughout, some natural,( I think it may be either rosewood or flame mahogany) and some traditionally painted.

All in all, this home has no comparison in the area. Sandwich is a vibrant community with good schools, a thriving specialty retail environment, low crime and peaceful Midwestern setting. An easy commute to Chicago and primary airports, it is located only 60 miles from the loop. There is no question this could be considered for use as a B&B or another creative purpose.

Archived in September, 2012

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