Wednesday, January 9, 2008

Take a look!

NEW LOWER LEVEL PHOTOS NOW HERE! To see the entire photo tour of this beautiful home, it's many amenities, room dimensions and more, please scroll down.....

above: This is the view from the bottom of the stairs, looking down the hall to the family room.

below: the family room from the end of the hall. Walks-out onto covered patio. Door at right enters lower-level bedroom.

above: the family room (standing with your back to the door and patio) you can see the hall with stairs to main floor. The door you're looking at is bathroom and storage. The door (can barely see the frame in this shot) to the left is the lower-level bedroom.

below: the lower-level bedroom looking toward the closet and can see the family room and bathroom door here.

below: another pic of the lower-level bedroom.

Here's a photo tour of this beautiful home for sale and the scenic views it has to offer. For room dimensions, home amenities and more, please scroll down.

Front , back and side views....

From the back, you can clearly see the scenic parlor/sun room, deck and stairs to shaded patio.

The deck, and some of the many views of the yard and beyond from the deck...

The Club-house and Custom Play Yard view from the deck...

The Scenic Parlor / Sun room view of bar and deck beyond...

The kitchen includes matched Maytag stainless steel appliances.....

Family room view from Living room, beautiful wood burning stove and stone masonry surrounding:

Living room:
Let's go upstairs!

This is the view from the hallway. Three bedrooms....

The bedrooms in this home are very ample. The green below is the "master bedroom" measuring the largest at 15' 6" x 15' 6" . All bedrooms upstairs have sky-lights.

Bedroom 2:

Bedroom 3:

Upstairs bathroom also has sky-light. Double sink vanity and full bath/shower. This room also offers a very ample linen closet.

More pictures of the grounds and landscape.....

Campfire circle several feet into woods on east side of house (can see club-house through trees). Makes a great camp-site for family and friends !

Landscaping and landscaping pines done in 2006:

The beautiful scenic Vermilion River as seen in Lowell IL. Not a view from the house, but only a short hike!

Other beautiful sights from the house to the trees and landscape beyond....

A home where you can relax and enjoy nature......

Built in 2004 by the owner, a professional contractor/ home builder, on 2 acres of beautiful rolling landscape. This home has 2800 sq feet. Including 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. You'll enjoy the scenic parlor / sun room as well as the deck for entertaining family and friends.

Some great extras include...

  • HUGE attached garage (26 x 36) insulated and finished

  • enclosed front porch

  • central heating and air

  • wood burning stove

  • all maple Thomasville cabinetry throughout (kitchen and bath)

  • deck

  • patio

  • scenic parlor

  • club-house

  • custom play yard and built-in sandbox

  • paved, raised-bed, fenced garden includes strawberry patch

  • utility bath lower level

  • attic fan

  • integrated smoke alarm system

  • energy-saving motion lighting in and out

  • additional covered parking

  • all Anderson windows

  • plenty of storage including 6 closets and large attic space

  • upstairs bedrooms are very spacious and feature cathedral ceilings

  • main floor has modern open floor plan

  • range-hood microwave

  • all matched Maytag stainless steel appliances included

Taxes in 2007: $3700

This would make the perfect vacation / rental home or permanent family home. Close to I-80 in Utica IL this home is very near the many Starved Rock attractions. Just minutes from several state parks and the Illinois river. The Vermilion river is walking distance and offers many views and recreational activities as well. See also...

Starved Rock Adventures

Village of Utica

School District Tonica Grade School

LaSalle - Peru High School

Room Specs

Main level

Kitchen 17' x 17' ceramic tile matched stainless Maytag appliances included

Living room 17' x 14' 6" carpet

Family room 20' 6" x 14' 6" carpet built-in book shelf, wood burning stove

3/4 bath 6' x 7' ceramic tile shower stall

Parlor room 15' 6" x 15' 6" laminate bar , opens to deck

Entryway 7' 6" x 10' 6" laminate

Upper level

Bedroom 15' 6" x 15' 6" carpet

closet 10' x 3'

Bedroom 15' 6" x 12' carpet

closet 15' 6" x 3'

Bedroom 11' 6" x 12' carpet

closet 11' 6" x 3'

Full Bath 11' 6" x 7' ceramic tile

closet 5' x 4' (double vanity)

Lower Level - Walk-out

Bedroom 15' x 12' carpet

closet 7' x 2'

Rec-room 17' 6" x 15' laminate (walks out to back patio)

Laundry Room 15' x 13'

Utility 11' 6" x 13' with 1/2 bath

Other Dimentions and Specs

Patio - concrete 32' x 16'

Garage- 2 + car garage 26' x 36'

Deck with stairs to side-yard and patio below 16' x 16'

Club House built in 2007 has deck and slide down to custom play yard swing set 12' 14'

More photos coming soon!

Asking $288,000

See contact info at For Sale by Owner

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or for more information.