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105 S High Street

Galena, IL 61036
  • $849,999
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 269 Days
  • MLS #: 11911939
UPDATED: 29 min ago
$849,999
  • 7
    BEDS
  • 0.5
    ACRES
  • 7
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 3,846
    SQFT
  • $221
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1890
County:
Area:

School Ratings & Info

School District:
120

Description

Miss Murphy's is a beautiful Bed and Breakfast where you can enjoy vintage charm with modern and eclectic luxuries. Located in Galena's historic district, this 7-bedroom/7.5-bathroom 0.5-acre property sits perched on the hill overlooking the river to President Grant's house and downtown Galena. It is a stone's throw from Main Street, where guests can enjoy all Galena offers. Entering, one finds the main foyer with lofted ceilings, beautiful wainscotting, vintage-style wallpaper and fixtures, and the stairwell with a solid wood banister and crown molding. The main floor features the main living room with a gas-burning fireplace, a back parlor with a wet bar, the guest dining area with a gas-burning fireplace, a 4-season sitting room off the dining area with a beautiful marble tile floor, and a half bathroom. Head to the second floor to find four guestrooms with a fireplace and a private bath in each. At the back of the house is a cottage with a fifth bedroom, a fireplace, a kitchenette, a private bath, and a sitting room currently used for additional sleeping space. A sixth bedroom on the second floor is used for the owner's guests and includes a private bath and a 4-season sitting room. Entering the owner's space, you'll find a spacious, bright white kitchen with two gas ranges, an oversized 6-ft refrigerator/freezer, and lots of counter and storage space. This open room also serves as the owner's living room, and it includes a gas fireplace, beautiful built-in cabinets and bookshelves, and crown molding. The owner's bedroom has a large sitting room and a private bathroom. Pass through the half-acre grounds to enjoy multiple sitting areas, gardens, and a corner gazebo (popular for weddings) overlooking Galena. There's also a garden shed and oversized 2-car garage with lots of extra storage. Property is sold furnished (to be transferred on a separate bill of sale) with the exception of a few items.

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105 S High Street Galena, IL 61036

  • Price: $849,999
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 269 Days
  • Updated: 29 min ago
  • MLS #: 11911939
7
Beds
7
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.5
Acres
3,846
SQFT
$221
$/SQFT
1890
Built
Neighborhood:
Galena
County:
Jo Daviess
Area:
Galena
School District:
120
Property Description
Miss Murphy's is a beautiful Bed and Breakfast where you can enjoy vintage charm with modern and eclectic luxuries. Located in Galena's historic district, this 7-bedroom/7.5-bathroom 0.5-acre property sits perched on the hill overlooking the river to President Grant's house and downtown Galena. It is a stone's throw from Main Street, where guests can enjoy all Galena offers. Entering, one finds the main foyer with lofted ceilings, beautiful wainscotting, vintage-style wallpaper and fixtures, and the stairwell with a solid wood banister and crown molding. The main floor features the main living room with a gas-burning fireplace, a back parlor with a wet bar, the guest dining area with a gas-burning fireplace, a 4-season sitting room off the dining area with a beautiful marble tile floor, and a half bathroom. Head to the second floor to find four guestrooms with a fireplace and a private bath in each. At the back of the house is a cottage with a fifth bedroom, a fireplace, a kitchenette, a private bath, and a sitting room currently used for additional sleeping space. A sixth bedroom on the second floor is used for the owner's guests and includes a private bath and a 4-season sitting room. Entering the owner's space, you'll find a spacious, bright white kitchen with two gas ranges, an oversized 6-ft refrigerator/freezer, and lots of counter and storage space. This open room also serves as the owner's living room, and it includes a gas fireplace, beautiful built-in cabinets and bookshelves, and crown molding. The owner's bedroom has a large sitting room and a private bathroom. Pass through the half-acre grounds to enjoy multiple sitting areas, gardens, and a corner gazebo (popular for weddings) overlooking Galena. There's also a garden shed and oversized 2-car garage with lots of extra storage. Property is sold furnished (to be transferred on a separate bill of sale) with the exception of a few items.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Other Driveway Asphalt Exterior Building Type Brick Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s) Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Detached Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Features Corner LotFenced YardGardenViews Lot Size .50-.99 Acre Parking Details GarageSpace/s Parking Features UnassignedDriveway Parking Onsite Yes Parking Ownership Owned Parking Total 7 Types 2 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Approximate Finished Sq Ft 3846 Basement Unfinished Basement Bathrooms YN No Basement Details Partial Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 7 Cooling Central AirWindow/Wall Unit - 1 Fireplace Features ElectricGas Log Fireplace Location Living RoomOtherBedroomDining Room Fireplaces Total 8 Heating Natural GasElectricForced AirBaseboard Main Sq Ft 2148 Room Type Bedroom 5Bedroom 6Bedroom 7Enclosed Porch HeatedUtility Room-2nd FloorOther Room Rooms Bedroom 5 (Second) Bedroom 6 (Second) Bedroom 7 (Second) Enclosed Porch Heated (Main) Utility Room-2nd Floor (Second) Other Room (Main) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) Bedroom 2 (Second) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Family Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (Main) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Main) Rooms Total 12 Total Sq Ft 3846 Unfinished Sqft 3846 Upper Square Feet 1698

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN Yes Age 100+ Years Assessor Square Footage 3846 Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Corporate Limits Galena Disability Access And Or Equipped No General Information School Bus ServiceHistorical District Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required Mls Actual Status Active New Construction YN No Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 10448.96 Tax Year 2022 Township West Galena Type Detached Single Water Source Public

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