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If you want a home with history, look no further. This head-turning brick home is located in Saint Joseph at 619 South 13th Street and looks like it was ripped from the pages of a storybook. It was built in 1885 and still offers plenty of historic charm throughout. The unique front double doors are the originals and the arched windows are original as well.There are five bedrooms and three bathrooms in the home that is 4,248 square feet. 


In addition to the home, there is also a detached two car garage, storage shed, large above-ground pool, and additional lot across the street that comes with the purchase. There are multiple bay windows and built-in shelves in the house along with a butler’s pass-through window, clawfoot tub, three fireplaces, high ceilings, and wooden floors throughout. There is also room for storage in the attic and unfinished basement.


The home showcases blue, green, and red walls around the home that add to the charm. The yard is a half acre and offers plenty of space to add your own touches. There is a covered porch area in the front of the home and two verandas on the side and back of the home. It is currently listed for $249,000. 

To see the full listing and more photos of the home, click here.

Photos courtesy Realtor.com