Once a hotel


2842 W. National Road, Springfield

Distinctive property has main and secondary homes, 3 cabins

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The distinctive property at 2842 W National Road in Springfield was once a historical hotel.

The property is listed by Always Sunny Realty for $95,000.

Boasting a large, covered front porch, the main house on this property offers a one-bedroom apartment on the lower level. There is the possibility for two bedrooms in this apartment. The upper floor features a private entrance and two bedrooms. This building could be converted back to a single-family home.

Once known as the Crest Hotel, this property also includes three cabins and a smaller house. The smaller house at the back of the property has had the same tenant for more than 20 years. The buildings are situated on a .75-acre lot.

Special features of the main house include modern fixtures, hardwood floors, arched doorways, a decorative fireplace, a formal dining room, fenced side yard, enclosed porch and an eat in kitchen. The exterior of the buildings are a combination of vinyl and wood.

Built in 1923, the property offers a total of approximately 4,530 square feet of living space. There is a total of nine bedrooms, eight full bathrooms and one partial bathroom. There is ample space for parking.

The main house features an open concept living and dining room. The living room and dining room are only slightly separated by a wide, arched opening. Features of this space include hardwood floors, long windows that allow for plenty of natural light and space for a dining table.

A smaller, arched doorway in the dining room opens to the eat in kitchen, which boasts plenty of crisp, white cabinetry, an L-shaped work area, plenty of counter space, hardwood floors and a stainless-steel double sink below a wide, double window.

The second floor of the main house boasts hardwood floors, arched doorways, large windows, a living room and formal dining room, original doors and woodwork, and an updated kitchen and bathroom.

Children in the neighborhood attend school in the Clark-Shawnee Local school district.


Price: $95,000

Directions: Upper Valley Pike to W National Road

Highlights: About 4,530 sq. ft., 9 bedrooms, 8 full bathrooms, 1 partial bathroom, large main house, 3 cabins, 1 smaller house

For more details:

Sunny Dhingra

Always Sunny Realty

(937) 308-1122


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