719 N State St, Monticello, IL 61856
719 N State St, Monticello, IL 61856
719 N State St, Monticello, IL 61856

719 N State St
Monticello, IL 61856

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This is a rare opportunity to own one of the most stately, impressive houses on North State St in beautiful Monticello, IL. This historic home built in 1906 radiates the grandeur & splendor of that place & time, but yet still feels so comforting & livable. Located on historic N State St, nicknamed "Millionaires Row" when Monticello was home to Dr. Caldwell's Pepsin Syrup and named one of the "patent medicine capitals of the world". As you approach the home; you will be drawn in by a front porch that expands the entire width of the house & then some. At nearly 800 square feet, imagine starting your day sipping coffee on this porch and welcoming the day. As you enter the home there is a separate vestibule for coats, umbrellas & shoes and then you enter into a grand foyer which boasts 10 foot ceilings, pocket doors leading to the dining room & living room and a beautiful staircase with original woodwork leading to the second level. The large living room features leaded glass windows & transoms, 10 foot ceilings, a gas fireplace with original tile & woodwork, thick crown molding and hardwood floors. A den or office sets just off the living room & features a pocket door to enter, an entire wall of built-in cabinets, leaded glass windows, hardwood floors and a half bath. This is a wonderful & private spot to work from home with all the natural sunlight flooding the south windows. If you like to entertain or just have large family dinners - the dining room is sure to please at 15 ft x 26 ft. Enjoy hardwood floors, tall beamed ceilings, unique wainscoting, leaded windows and a swinging door to the kitchen. If you enjoy the original charm of older homes; you will certainly enjoy the 2 original butler pantries with floor to ceiling storage. The kitchen was updated along the way to feature all the necessary amenities. Enjoy breakfast or casual dinners in the sunlit addition off the kitchen.

Home Details for 719 N State St

Year Built
Active Status
MLS Status: Active
Interior Features
Interior Details
Basement: Full,Partially FinishedNumber of Rooms: 7Types of Rooms: Master Bedroom, Master Bathroom, Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Living Room
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms (full): 2Number of Bathrooms (half): 2
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 4771 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Multiple Water HeatersDishwasherMicrowaveRefrigerator
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Natural Gas,Electric,Forced Air,Steam,Baseboard,ZonedHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Central Air,1 (Window/Wall Unit)Has Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 2Fireplace: Living Room, Master BedroomHas a Fireplace
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Flooring: Hardwood
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 2Levels: TwoFloors: Hardwood
Exterior Features
Exterior Home Features
Patio / Porch: Porch, Roof DeckExterior: BalconyFoundation: Block
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 2Number of Covered Spaces: 2Other Parking: Garage(On Site, Owned, Detached)Has a GarageNo Attached GarageParking Spaces: 2Parking: Garage
Not on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Finished Area
Finished Area (below surface): 906 Square Feet
Days on Market
Days on Market: 180+
Property Information
Year Built
Year Built: 1906
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Traditional
Construction Materials: Brick, Wood SidingNot a New Construction
Property Information
Parcel Number: 05005400072700
Price & Status
Price Per Sqft: $69
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Close Of Escrow
School Information
Elementary School: Monticello ElementaryElementary School District: 25Jr High / Middle School: Monticello Junior High SchoolJr High / Middle School District: 25High School: Monticello High SchoolHigh School District: 25
Agent Information
Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 10794222
Community Features: Sidewalks, Street Lights
HOA Fee Includes: None
Lot Information
Lot Area: 0.5969 Acres
Listing Info
Special Conditions: List Broker Must Accompany
Tax Information
Annual Tax Amount: $6,341Tax Legal Description: ALL OF BLOCK 15 RHOADES ADDITION E 1/2 SW 1/4 SEC 7 T 18 N R6E
Business Information
Owner Name: OorOwnership: Fee Simple
Additional Information
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Last check for updates: about 19 hours ago
Listing courtesy of: Robin Lampert
Source: MRED as distributed by MLS GRID, MLS#10794222

Price History for 719 N State St

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This home: $329,900 44% above
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This home: $69 55% below
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What Locals Say about Monticello

  • Trulia User
    "Best schools in the area, and a wonderful place to raise a family. Beautiful parks with miles of walking trails. Monticello is a very safe community."
  • Trulia User
    "Monticello has the Best school system south of Chicago, and there is very little crime, lovely older homes. "
  • Trulia User
    "This area of Monticello provides easy walking/biking to the lovely downtown area including restaurants, shops and businesses. Also this area is easily accessible to the high school and all the related sports events. The large yard would make it a gardener's dream home."
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    "Monticello is such a warm, welcoming community with lots to do for the whole family. It offers all the groups, organizations, and sports for the kids plus quaint shopping in town with tons of additional shopping in Champaign just 20 min. away."

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719 N State St, Monticello, IL 61856 is a 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom, 4,771 sqft single-family home built in 1906. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by MRED as distributed by MLS GRID on Dec 17, 2020. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 10794222.