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Live in History and Comfort in Central Illinois

700 N Union St, Lincoln, IL 62656, USA


From the stately double columned brick entry on Union Street, you know that you are in for the best of the best the minute you pull in the driveway of this iconic 6 bedroom, 3.5 bath 5,500+ square foot Lincoln, Illinois showplace home situated on 3.29 acres! Where to even begin? Lets start at the front door — where you will be in awe of the fabulous foyer host to a grand two story open staircase, rounded doorways, thick crown molding, gorgeous beveled glass, glass doorknobs, and hardwood flooring — what a way to enter! Main floor also features a quaint 15X15 den with an adjacent half bath, large living room host to ample floor space, corner built-ins, and a center gas log fireplace, grand formal dining room with entrance to a side secondary staircase — dining room is large enough to accommodate quite the feast with family and friends!, second 11X13 den area with built-ins as well as a bay window, equipped kitchen with a massive adjacent butlers pantry featuring laundry facilities and loads of built-in features, full hall tiled bath, two bedrooms, and abundant storage areas. Upstairs, you will love the generous landing area, extravagant 20X26 family room with high ceilings, built-ins, and a center gas log fireplace, full tiled hall bath, and four large bedrooms including an exquisite 23X24 master suite boasting a sitting area, walk-in closet, third gas log fireplace, private adjacent full bath, and an exterior door leading to a private second story front facing balcony. One upper level secondary bedroom also features a gas log fireplace (total of four found in home). Property also features a partial basement, various sets of double doors as well as pocket doors throughout, massive floored lit third floor attic providing abundant additional storage/work space, captivating covered front and side porches highlighted by grand columns, private rear patio, two separate two car detached garages (one connected to home by a covered walk way), front recently re-paved circle driveway, home security system, Guardian generator, intercom system, efficient hot water heat (two separate boiler systems), two central air conditioning units (upper level features a high velocity system), metal roof (replaced on house in 2015 — replaced on both garages in 2016), outdoor concrete storm shelter — the list truly goes on and on! All appliances to remain with property upon settlement for new owner(s) including washer and dryer. Owned, loved, and incredibly well utilized by the same family since 1963, 700 N. Union Street, Lincoln awaits the next owner(s) to do the same! Perched upon a choice 3.29 mature acre parcel of ground in historic Lincoln, Illinois awaits this hidden gem tucked on its very own little hill — one of the neatest most classic iconic homes in the Midwest — full of rich history and grand memories dating back to the late 1800’s!


  • Property ID
  • 6
  • 4
  • Square Footage
    5508 sqft
  • Lot Size
    3.29 acres
  • Neoclassical
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    Year Built
    Late 1800s

Updated on September 13, 2019 at 10:14 am


  • Address: 700 N. Union Street
  • City: Lincoln
  • State/county: Illinois
  • Zip/Postal Code: 62656
  • Country: United States


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Bob Neal + Seth Goodman
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