Historic Brick Home in Galena with River Views

812 S Bench St, Galena, IL 61036


Historic Brick Galena Home one block from downtown Galena. Located above the Galena River this home has been very well maintained - at one time the home ran as the John Henry Guest Home & received an Historic Preservation Award. Sitting on over an acre with a Private Gazebo in the back yard. Original woodwork throughout home including Bay Windows with built in window seats, Built in China Cabinet, beamed ceilings, & multiple sets of swinging Double Doors leading to dining room, kitchen, & the wrap Around porch that offers views of the River towards Downtown Galena. Master suite on 2nd level offers an attached 2nd bedroom & bathroom or could be used as a 2 Suite room. Office on 2nd level has beautiful built in bookcases & desk with a bay window with River views. Enjoy the serenity off the upper deck overlooking the River & views to downtown Galena. Third floor has a finished attic with additional bedroom & bathroom. Property is located on a double lot Tax ID# 22-101-353-00. A garage was once approved off the driveway near the shed location. Recent improvements include reapinting, repaired wood boards on the front & back porch along with the pillars & lattice, Fascia installed on the house. Blacktop driveway redone.Professional landscaping & lighting installed to include rain water diversion from the home.

Property Address

Address :812 S Bench St
County:Jo Daviess
Country:United States

Property Details

Property Id : 12046-90440
Property Type : Historic Property
Property Size: 1.02
Bedrooms 5
Year Built : 1914
Property Building Size: 2763
Bathrooms : 3.5

Property Features

Historic Home in Galena, IL
812 S Bench St, Galena, IL
Historic Brick Home for Sale
John Henry Guest House
Close to Downtown Galena, IL
5 Bedroom Home for Sale
Waterfront Property for Sale
Wrap Around Porch, River View

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