Renovations revive historic 2-story


3255 E. High St., Springfield

New kitchen among restored, original amenities

Contributing writer

Built in 1873, this two-story home at 3255 E. High St. in Springfield sits on 2.76 acres.

The property is listed by Real Estate II for $220,000.

The first floor of this historical home has been fully renovated. Special features of this distinctive property include new and refinished hardwood floors, a completely new kitchen, a wood-burning stove, a heated towel rack in the first-floor, full bathroom, a first-floor laundry room, French doors and granite counter tops.

Other amenities include high ceilings, stained glass windows, an enclosed porch, a formal dining room, built-in shelving, crown molding, original woodwork, ceramic-tile flooring, custom shutters, a study, family room and front and back stairways.

The four-bedroom home offers approximately 3,030 square feet of living space. The home has a gas, forced air heating system and a central cooling system. In addition to four bedrooms, there are two full bathrooms.

Updates to the property include a new roof in 2016, a new water heater in 2015, a bathroom remodel in 2014, a new garage roof in 2015 and a newer sump pump. The well has an aerator system.

This property boasts a partially fenced yard and an abundance of mature trees, including fruit and nut trees. Other exterior features include a carport, a three-car garage, a covered porch and a rear patio.

The front door opens to an entry foyer that faces the front staircase. To the left of the entry foyer is the formal living room. This elegant space boasts hardwood floors, large windows with plantation shutters, floor-to-ceiling shelving and a fireplace.

The fully renovated kitchen offers an abundance of crisp, white cabinetry, granite counter tops, a large window above the sink, and a neutral, ceramic-tile backsplash. The dishwasher, microwave, range, refrigerator, washer and dryer are included in the price of the home.

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


Price: $230,000

Directions: S. Burnett Road to E. High St.

Highlights: About 3,030 sq. ft., 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 2.76 acres, 3-car garage, fully renovated first floor

For more details:

Linda Kadel

Real Estate II

(855) 206-2877

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