$ 240,000

12705 224th Street West
Illinois City, IL 61259


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B eautiful updated Cape COD style home located on 1 sq. acre. House quietly is set back surrounded by farmland with 900 sq. ft of deck that wraps halfway around a 30 ft above ground pool. Built on the desk is a bar area for grilling and chilling. Pool and Deck are 5 years new and, in the evenings, relax by an in-ground firepit. The front of the house has a full-length covered deck reaching both the front door and mudroom door. House exterior doors, garage door and opener, storm doors and storm windows also 5 replaced in the last 5 years. Main level flooring has been replaced with tile and hardwood floors. New ventless propane fireplace in the living area off the kitchen sports a remote and thermostat to keep you warm during cooler times of the year. The master bedroom is located on the main level with a large closet while upstairs there are 2 large bedrooms with walk-in closets, a full bath, and a hall closet. Full basement includes a workbench, new water softener, new tankless water heater, new sump pump and a well-maintained furnace with humidifier. Basement walls and floor have all been coated with Dry-loc white paint to seal out moisture and stop dust. Gravel driveway leading to the house is shared along the farm field with the neighbor to the west. Great neighbors, quiet country living, and the outstanding Rockridge School District.

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Property Type

Single Family - 1½ Story

Room Dimensions

Room Size Level
Master Bedroom 13 x 15 M
Second Bedroom 15 x 15 U
Third Bedroom 15 x 15 U
Great/Living Room 13 x 22 M
Kitchen - Eat-in 13 x 20 M
Family Room 13 x 13 M
Mudroom 8 x 13 M
Unfinished Basement 28 x 48 L
Laundry Room 9 x 8 M

Bath Rooms

Full Bath 2
Shower Stall Bath 1
Lavatory Only ---
Service Sink ---

Square Footage

Main 1,345
Upper 671
Lower 1,345
Total [above grade] 2,016
Total Finished Sq. Ft. 2,016
Garage [attached] 24 x 26
Lot Size 1.00 Acre

Taxes & Other Info

Taxes: $ 4,438
Year Built: 1997
Association Fees: $ ---
Exemptions: ---
Other: All Measurements Approximate

Property Features

  •  Gas Fireplace/s - 1
  •  Hardwood Floors
  •  Ceramic Tile Floors
  •  New Carpeting (less than 6 months old)
  •  Painted Trim
  •  Linen Closet
  •  Walk-in Closet/s - 4
  •  Extra Storage
  •  Main Level Laundry
  •  Ceiling Fan/s - 4
  •  Eat-in Kitchen
  •  Center Island
  •  Pantry - Walk-in
  •  Workbench
  •  Window Dressings Stay
  •  Slider Glass Doors
  •  Tilt-in Windows
  •  Chandelier
  •  Recessed Lighting
  •  Cabinet Lighting
  •  Vinyl Siding
  •  Landscaped
  •  Firepit
  •  Deck
  •  Above-ground Pool
  •  Level Lot
  •  2 Car Attached Garage - Insulated
  •  Landscape Lighting
  •  Covered Deck - Front of House
  •  Rain Barrels - Front of House
  •  Dishwasher
  •  Refrigerator
  •  Range/Oven
  •  Microwave
  •  Washer & Dryer
  •  Water Softener
  •  Wired For Cable Access
  •  Humidifier (HVAC)
  •  Smoke Detector
  •  Carbon Monoxide Detector
  •  Exterior Security Lights
  •  Central Air Conditioner
  •  Sump Pump
  •  Well/Septic
  •  Negotiable - John Deere 345 Mower w/ 40 gal boom sprayer,lawn roller and trailer
  •  Elementary:       Illinois City Elementary School
  •  Middle School:  Rockridge Jr. High School
  •  High School:      Rockridge High School

Improvements & Updates

Item Year
Gas Fireplace w/ Remote 2020
Exterior Lighting 2020
Kitchen Countertops, Sink, Faucet 2020
Master Bath Remodel/Tile and Countertops 2020
Ceiling Fans 2019
Sump Pump 2019
Whole House Humidifier 2019
Main Floor Wood and Tile Floors 2019
Insulated & Paneled Garage 7/16"OSB 2019
Rear Deck 16 x 32 Attached to 6 ft deck around half of pool with built in covered bar 2018
Tankless Water Heater 2017
Elevated Front Decl to Mudroom 2016
All Exterior Doors, Storm Doors, Garage Doors/Opener 2015
Above-ground Pool 2015

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