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225 S. Prospect

$ 349,000

Galena, IL 61036

4 Bed • 3.0 bath • 2,897 sqft

In 1871 the Honorable Judge Richard Seal built this Federal Style, all brick home overlooking Galena on top of "Quality Hill". The two-story veranda, unique scroll work and distinctive balusters are a collection of architectural styles that blend together perfectly. The home is unique to the area and is described as "Galena Traditional". The historic gem is visible from all locales all over Galena with its breathtaking views and intriguing history. Exterior modifications have been duplicated as needed; therefore, the house retains much of its original character. The "Seal House" has been pictured numerous times in articles about Galena and the surrounding areas (Smithsonian, Midwest Living, Illinois Meeting &Events, Midwest Getaway Travel & Leisure and the Illinois Travel Guide). Home Features: Sun room/conservatory built (central heat & air). Andersen windows used (2008) Original pine floors (restored), antique glass interior doors, fireplace mantels, front doorbell & newel post .Turn of the century ceiling chandeliers in the dining & living rooms . Crown moldings & baseboards. Gutters & downspouts replaced (2007). Shingles replaced (2007) . Exterior brick tuck pointed. Nature stone-like sidewalks & patio. Upgraded closets. Customized walk-in closet. New appliances (2019) WHIRLPOOL refrigerator, BOSCH dishwasher and MAYTAG washer/dryer . New front step banisters (2018). Exterior shutters repainted black (2018). Plantation shutters installed on ALL interior windows. Various interior areas professionally painted (2019). Two new exterior kitchen & storm doors installed (2018). Routine maintenance of air conditioning units & furnaces. Hot water heater replaced (2009). Many perennials & new trees. New stone landscaping/wall (2016). Five chimney caps (2016). New exterior cedar wood siding around storage unit (2019)

  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3.0
  • Garage Capacity: 1
  • Grade School: Galena
  • Middle School: Galena Middle School
  • High School: Galena High School
  • Year Built: 1871
  • # Acres: 0.34
  • Sq Ft (Tot Finished): 2897.0
  • Sq Ft (Tot Abv Gnd): 2897.0
  • Sq Ft (Main): 1567
  • Sq Ft (Upper): 1330
Room Details
  • Bedroom 1: 24.6 x 12.9, Level Upper
  • Bedroom 2: 14.8 x 13, Level Upper
  • Bedroom 3: 13.9 x 11.9, Level Upper
  • Bedroom 4: 13.6 x 9.9, Level Upper
  • Dining Room: 17.9 x 13.3, Level Main
  • Family Room 2: 18 x 12.6, Level Main
  • Kitchen: 18 x 14, Level Main
  • Living Room: 24.6 x 12.9, Level Main
  • Other 1: 13.6 x 10, Level Main
Other Info
  • Gross Taxes: 9,813.12
  • Parcel #: 43-22-100-591-00
  • Zoning: Residential
  • Listing Date: 11/23/19
  • Price Date: 11/23/19
  • MLS Number: 20191680
Features
  • Appliances: Refrigerator
  • Appliances: Range/Oven
  • Appliances: Dishwasher
  • Appliances: Microwave
  • Appliances: Washer
  • Appliances: Dryer
  • Basement: Crawl Space
  • Cooling: Central Air
  • Exterior Features: Patio
  • Exterior Features: Porch
  • Exterior Features: 3 Seasons Room
  • Exterior Features: Riverview
  • Exterior Features: City View
  • Exterior Features: Public Sidewalk
  • Exterior Features: Playground Equipment
  • Fireplace: Two
  • Fireplace: Living Room
  • Fireplace: Other
  • Former FSBO: No
  • Fuel Type: Gas
  • Garage Type: Attached - 1
  • Heat Type: Forced Air
  • Is In Foreclosure: No
  • Laundry: Main Floor
  • New Construction: No
  • Roof: Asp/Composite Shngl
  • Sale Or Rent: For Sale
  • Sewer: Public
  • Short Sale: No
  • Siding: Brick
  • Siding Color: Red
  • Style Primary: 2 Story
  • Style: 2 Story
  • Type: Single Family - Attached
  • Water: Public
  • Window Treatments Stay: Yes
Contact Agent
401 South Main Street Galena IL 61036
Mary Hartman
Main/Office: 815-777-6500
Fax: 815-777-6900
mary.hartman@coldwellbanker.com

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