1121 E Monroe Street, Bloomington, IL 61701 (MLS # 11453002)

Price $450,000
Status Active
Beds 5
Baths 4 Baths
Home size 5,331 sqft
Lot Size 14,994 sqft
Days on Market 46
Built in 1897 & the Winner of the 2001 Old House Society Historical Home Award! Character, Charm & Quality radiate in every sq ft of this 5 Bedroom, 3.5 Bath gem! Located in Bloomington's coveted Elmo neighborhood across from Bloomington Country Club on a HUGE fenced lot! Stunning outdoor living area- an entertainer's dream with a gorgeous enclosed courtyard that flows from the sprawling front porch and offers a deck with pergola, patio and even a natural gas line run for a grill! The yard is an oasis with lush professional landscaping, plenty of green space and a beautiful koi pond with granite water spill bowls! The home itself, as noted, is award winning... and rightfully so! With beamed ceilings, french doors, refinished hardwood floors, period millwork, double pane windows, built-ins GALORE and all the charm and character one would hope to find in a home of this magnitude! The Chef's Kitchen is spacious and offers a built-in booth with custom table, Corian counters, Prairie Woodwork Amish Hickory cabinets with all the bells and whistles (pull-out shelving, cutting boards, a HUGE pantry cabinet & more)! The kitchen also has glass backsplash, tile flooring, a cabinet faced sub-zero fridge, two dishwashers, two ovens, a desk & a gas range cooktop. The main level is also home to the Front Family Room with a lovely working fireplace, a Living Room with a so many windows that it feels like a sunroom, a Formal Dining with a built in wood hutch and a sunken Den with a soaring ceiling and a fireplace flanked by built-in shelving. Dual staircases lead to the second floor, which is home to 4 bedrooms and a full bath with a jetted tub. The THIRD floor is the amazing Master Suite featuring a full bath with tiled shower and skylight, dual walk-in closets and window seats! Oversized 2-car garage and brick driveway with room for 3 cars. SOME of the many recent updates include: Roof 2018. 3rd Floor Bath Remodel 2019. Deck & Courtyard Remodel & Fence 2020. 3rd Floor Bathroom Remodel 2019. A must see home in a PRIME LOCATION that is priced to sell!
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 7/6/2022 Tract Not Applicable
Year Built 1897 Community Bloomington
Garage Spaces 2.0 County Mc Lean


Elementary School Washington Elementary
Jr. High School Bloomington Jr High School
High School Bloomington High School

Additional Details

AIR Central Air
APPLIANCES Cooktop, Dishwasher, Double Oven, Dryer, High End Refrigerator, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
AREA Bloomington
EXTERIOR Brick Paver Patio, Deck, Patio, Porch
GARAGE Attached, Yes
HEAT Radiant, Radiator(s), Steam
INTERIOR Beamed Ceilings, Built-in Features, Ceiling - 10 Foot, Dining Combo, Hardwood Floors, Historic/Period Mlwk, Separate Dining Room, Skylight(s), Walk-In Closet(s)
LOT 0.3442 acre(s)
LOT DESCRIPTION Corner Lot, Fenced Yard, Garden, Landscaped, Mature Trees, Outdoor Lighting, Pond(s), Sidewalks, Streetlights, Views
SEWER Public Sewer
STYLE Traditional
SUBDIVISION Not Applicable
TAXES 9754.26
WATER Public


Listed with BHHS Central Illinois REALTORS
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