605 Oglesby Ave, Lincoln, IL 62656

  • MLS# 20170412
  • Status For Sale
  • Listed 12 Months 18 Days Ago
  • 3 Beds · 3 Baths · 2646 Sqft
  • $181,900 $68.75/Sqft
  • Single Family Home
  • Year Built1980

Extraordinarily unique, this 3 bedroom, 3 full bath all electric cedar sided A Frame style residential dwelling is host to one of the most inviting yet distinctive floor plans around! Loaded with upgrades and recent updates, this showstopping property will leave you wanting to call it HOME for years to come! Step inside and be welcomed by a dramatic two story entry featuring an open staircase and slate flooring. Also on the main floor, you will find a remarkable raised two story living room with center woodburning fireplace, huge wall of windows, vaulted ceilings, and built-ins, a superb extra large dining room area featuring hardwood flooring, desk area, and ample additional cabinet/countertop space, an updated fully equipped kitchen host to a tile backsplash in addition to tile flooring, quaint and cozy family room area that opens up to a spacious 13X18 heated rear sunporch, hall laundry facilities, and a large full hall bath. Take a trip to the super neat upper level and find a 12X8 office/library area featuring an overhead view of the living room, second woodburning fireplace, additional built ins, and a ladder leading to a unique third story room, a fabulous master suite host to hardwood flooring, double closet, and a recently remodeled private bath featuring a double vanity, soaking tub, and corner shower, two additional completely separate bedrooms, and a third full bath. Other features found with this true marvel of a home include two furnaces/two central air conditioning units -- one for each floor (upper level furnace and air conditioning unit NEW in 2011), architectural roof, generous 14X20 rear deck, 8X16 storage shed, 24X24 two car detached garage with rear alley access, partial basement with three additional crawl space areas, and various recent updates/upgrades throughout in recent years! There just are not enough words to describe the true beauty and granduer of this astonishing 3 bedroom, 3 full bath central Illinois residential dwelling -- you must physically view this home to capture all that it has to offer! When ordinary just will not do, give 605 Oglesby Avenue, Lincoln a good look -- you will not be disappointed!

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  • ME REALTY (855) 294-7830


  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bedroom 1 Size: 18X12
  • Bedroom 2 Size: 12X11
  • Bedroom 3 Size: 11X9
  • Bedroom 1 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 1 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 2 Flooring: Carpet
  • Bedroom 3 Flooring: Carpet
  • Bedrooms-Upstairs: 3


  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Baths-Upstairs: 2
  • Baths-Main: 1

Kitchen and Dining

  • Kitchen/Breakfast/Dining: Formal Dining
  • Dining Room Size: 24X13
  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • Dining Room Flooring: Hardwood
  • Kitchen Size: 13X9
  • Kitchen Level: Main
  • Kitchen Flooring: Tile

Other rooms

  • Basement Features: Yes
  • Basement: Partial, Unfinished
  • Living Room Size: 23X12
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Living Room Flooring: Carpet
  • Family Room Size: 13X13
  • Family Room Level: Main
  • Family Room Flooring: Carpet
  • Laundry Room Level: Main
  • Laundry Room Flooring: Tile
  • Other Room Size: 12X8
  • Other Room Level: Upper
  • Other Room Flooring: Hardwood

Interior Features

  • Balcony
  • Built-Ins
  • Cathedral Ceiling
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Foyer
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Loft
  • Open Staircase
  • Sunroom
  • Vaulted Ceiling

Building and Construction

  • Style: 2 Stories
  • Exterior Construction: Cedar
  • Foundation: Concrete, Poured
  • Roof: Shingle
  • Approx Above Grade SqFt: 2646
  • Total Rooms: 9
  • Approx Roof Age: 10+
  • Approx SqFt Main: 1662
  • Approx SqFt Upstairs: 984
  • Approx SqFt Lower: 494
  • Approx Lot SqFt: 9000

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Landscaped
  • Mature Trees
  • Approx Lot Size: 60X150
  • Front Porch
  • Deck
  • Enclosed Porch
  • Outbuildings: Storage Shed

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Type: Detached
  • Garage Capacity: 2

Heating and Cooling

  • Heating Features: Force Air
  • Cooling Features: Central Air
  • Fireplace: Two,Wood Burning
  • Heat Source: Electric


  • City Water
  • City Sewer


  • Dishwasher
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Microwave
  • Range/Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Water Softener-Owned

School Information

  • Elementary School: Dist 27
  • Middle School: Lincoln
  • High School: Lincoln

Other Property Info

  • City: Lincoln
  • State: IL
  • County: Logan
  • Area: Logan County
  • Zoning: Residential
  • VOW Include: Yes

Listing Information

  • Listing Status: Active
  • Listing Date: 2017-07-27
  • Status Date: 2017-07-27
  • Type: Lincoln - In Town

Tax History

Year Taxes
2017 $0
2016 $3,693
2015 $3,661
2014 $3,618
2013 $3,557