420 Lincoln Ave Lincoln, IL 62656
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  • Single Family

420 Lincoln Ave Lincoln, IL 62656 Get directions

$179,500 $76/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 2 Baths 1 Partial Bath 2,376 Sq. ft. 10,720 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 120 Years
  • MLS# 20200315
  • Listed 13 Days Ago


You will absolutely love this stately 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath two story home situated on picture perfect Lincoln Avenue -- what a gorgeous historic and established boulevard location! Totally updated kitchen, 2.5 baths, refinished wood flooring, trendy modern paint colors throughout -- WOW! From the maintenance free vinyl sided exterior to the move-in ready interior, this home has much to offer -- and not to mention, has been competitively priced for a quick sale! Enjoy the solid covered front porch this spring/summer complete with a porch swing in addition to a quaint screened area -- provides for endless hours of relaxation and/or a great spot to entertain family and friends. On the main floor, you will be welcomed by a lovely foyer complete with ceramic tile flooring and a classy open staircase -- staircase has access points from both the foyer as well as the living room. A large dining room with refinished wood flooring that opens into the stunning custom kitchen are definite highlights found within! The kitchen boasts gorgeous custom cabinetry, solid surface countertops, ceramic tile flooring, a movable center island (currently in garage), and newer stainless steel appliances (dishwasher and microwave new in 2019). A wonderfully sized living room with built-ins, a cozy front den/family room (features a classic pocket door), and a nicely remodeled half bath host to adjacent laundry facilities complete the main floor. Upstairs, you will find a large landing area in addition to 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths. The master suite is absolutely wonderful and features a private full adjacent bath (toilet even has a separate room!), in addition to a fabulous extra large walk-in closet -- MUST SEE to truly appreciate! The other two bedrooms feature great floor space -- additional full bath is centrally located adjacent to both bedrooms and features both tile flooring as well as a tiled shower surround. Upper floor of home does feature central air conditioning, which was added in recent years. This superb two story home also features a full usable basement complete with an additional family room area with a corner fireplace as well as an older half bath (not currently operable), additional laundry facilities with great adjacent cabinet space, as well as various storage rooms. Basement features both interior as well as exterior access points. An oversized two car attached garage with tall ceilings, ample vinyl windows, a corner fireplace, great storage space, wonderful adjacent off-street parking space, and a newer garage door, an extra detached garage/shed structure -- would make an ideal workshop for the handyman!, privacy fenced tree shaded backyard (striking white vinyl fencing) complete with a newer brick patio, firepit, and playground equipment to remain, whole house attic fan, updated electrical and plumbing throughout, all newer vinyl windows throughout home (except two), tall ceilings throughout, enhanced exterior landscaping, and oh so much more are just some of the additional features found here. New water heater in 2015 -- boiler replaced in 2016 -- architectural roof on main house plus metal roof on front porch in 2016 -- modernized fixtures throughout also in recent years. All appliances to remain upon settlement including washer and dryer. This home has been well maintained, exceptionally well updated, and without question loved over the years since built -- take pride in homeownership with this superb 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath two story Lincoln, Illinois selection! Great curb appeal, a historic boulevard location, ample space and updates both inside and out -- what more could you ask for? Make 420 Lincoln Avenue, Lincoln your next address!

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  • Sunday, July 12, 2020
  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM


Interior Features

  • Built-Ins
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Foyer
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Open Staircase
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Whole House Fan
  • Flooring: Bedroom 1 Flooring: Hardwood, Bedroom 2 Flooring: Hardwood, Bedroom 3 Flooring: Hardwood

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 7
  • Basement Features: Yes
  • Family Room Dimensions: 15 x 14
  • Family Room Level: Main
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Basement Description: Full, Unfinished


  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bedroom 1 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Upper


  • Laundry Features: 0, Main

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central Air
  • Fireplace Features: Two
  • Heating Features: Hot Water
  • Number of Fireplaces: 2


  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms On Main Level: 1
  • Bathrooms On Upper Level: 2

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • Kitchen Level: Main
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Combo Description: Formal Dining, Kitchen/Dining

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Fenced Yard
  • Landscaped
  • Mature Trees
  • Patio And Porch Features: Front Porch, Patio, Screened Porch

Land Info

  • Lot Size Acres: 0.2460973
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 10720

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Description: Attached

School Information

  • Elementary School: Dist 27
  • High School: Lincoln
  • Middle School: Lincoln

Other Property Info

  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Microwave
  • Range/Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Some Window Treatments
  • Washer
  • Water Softener-Owned
  • Annual Tax Amount: 4752.38
  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • County: Logan
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Source Property Type: Traditional, Two Story
  • Area: East Lincoln Township
  • Source Neighborhood: East Lincoln Township
  • Zoning: Residential
  • Property Subtype: Lincoln - In Town
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 2376
  • Year Built: 1900
  • Building Exterior Type: Vinyl
  • Other Buildings: Extra Garage
  • Foundation Details: Block, Brick
  • Property Age: 120
  • Roof: Flat, Metal, Shingle
  • Levels or Stories: 2 Stories
  • Total Above Grade Sqft Area: Approx Above Grade SqFt: 2376, Approx SqFt Main: 1188
  • Total Area Lower: 1188


  • Sewer: City Sewer

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
8 Central Elementary School K-5 0.5 mi
8 Lincoln Jr High School 6-8 0.4 mi
4 Lincoln Community High School 9-12 1.3 mi
NA Carroll Catholic Private School PK-8 0.7 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 420 Lincoln Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2020-06-22 Listed $179,500 $75 LincolnIL
2019-12-09 Listing removed $0 LincolnIL
2019-09-10 Listed $189,900 $79 LincolnIL
2016-06-01 Sold - - Public Record
2016-06-01 Listing removed $169,900 $71 LincolnIL
2016-05-31 Price Changed $169,900 $71 LincolnIL
2015-05-25 Listed $179,900 $75 LincolnIL
2013-08-23 Sold - - Public Record
2013-07-31 Listing removed $168,000 $70 LincolnIL
2013-04-19 Listed $168,000 $70 LincolnIL
2009-12-14 Listing removed $124,900 $43 LincolnIL
2009-12-08 Sold - - Public Record
2009-10-18 Price Changed $124,900 $43 LincolnIL
2009-06-22 Price Changed $139,900 $49 LincolnIL
2009-04-29 Price Changed $145,000 $50 LincolnIL
2009-04-04 Price Changed $149,900 $52 LincolnIL
2008-08-25 Listed $159,900 $56 LincolnIL

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.