• For Sale
  • Single Family

226 Oglesby Ave Lincoln, IL 62656 Get directions

$129,900 $70/Sq. ft.
5 Beds 2 Baths 1,856 Sq. ft. 10,500 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 117 Years
  • MLS# 20190059
  • Listed 4 Months 6 Days Ago


Originally constructed and known as the one room Tyler Schoolhouse, this absolutely wonderful 5 bedroom, 2 full bath two story home is a true delight and has been well maintained over the years. You will find an enclosed front porch as well as an enclosed back porch -- both of which make for a great place to relax! On the main floor, you will be welcomed by a wonderfully large and open living room complete with an open staircase, ample floor space, rustic wood flooring, as well as built-ins. Also on the main floor, you will find an open kitchen/dining concept with abundant cabinet space, stainless appliances to remain, newer laminate flooring, updated countertops, and plenty of room for a large table and chairs, a full hall bath, and a large and bright fifth bedroom/den area. Between the back enclosed porch and the fantastic two car attached garage, you will also find a 12X17 extra room that currently serves as a den/mudroom and walks out to a nice sized screened in porch that overlooks the beautifully landscaped/maintained backyard -- SO many features! Upstairs, you will find four bedrooms all with incredibly large walk-in closets (MUST SEE!) -- as well as a second full hall bath. Property also features a full dry basement with fabulous storage space along with both interior as well as exterior access points, a two car attached drive through garage with four garage doors (can be accessed from Oglesby or rear alley), rear storage shed, newer architectural roof on house (2011), all appliances including washer and dryer to remain for new owner(s) upon settlement, and so much more all located on a nice sized conveniently located 70X150 tree shaded lot! Well maintained both inside and out, this 5 bedroom, 2 full bath two story home has both history as well as charm and is truly a rare find! Sellers are downsizing -- do not miss out on your opportunity to own 226 Oglesby Avenue, Lincoln -- see it, love it, make it yours!


Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 9
  • Basement Features: Yes
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Basement Description: Full, Unfinished


  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bedroom 1 Level: Main
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Upper


  • Laundry Features: 0, Lower

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central Air
  • Heating Features: Force Air


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

Interior Features

  • Built-Ins
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Open Staircase
  • Walk-In Closet(s)

Kitchen and Dining

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

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Landscaped
  • Mature Trees
  • Patio And Porch Features: Back Porch, Front Porch, Enclosed Porch, Screened Porch
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 10500

Land Info

  • Lot Size Acres: 0.2410468

Garage and Parking

  • Number of Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Description: Attached

School Information

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

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 1882.54
  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • County: Logan
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Source Property Type: Two Story
  • Other Features: All Window Treatments, Dishwasher, Dryer, Garage Door Opener, Microwave, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Softener-Owned
  • Area: Logan County
  • Source Neighborhood: Logan County
  • Zoning: Residential
  • Property Subtype: Lincoln - In Town
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Square Feet Living: 1856
  • Year Built: 1902
  • Building Exterior Type: Aluminum
  • Other Buildings: Storage Shed
  • Flooring: Bedroom 1 Flooring: Wood, Bedroom 2 Flooring: Wood, Bedroom 3 Flooring: Wood, Bedroom 4 Flooring: Wood
  • Foundation Details: Brick
  • Property Age: 117
  • Roof: Shingle
  • Levels or Stories: 2 Stories
  • Total Above Grade Area: Approx Above Grade SqFt: 1856, Approx SqFt Main: 1008
  • Total Area Lower: 1008


  • Sewer: City Sewer

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
NA Adams Elementary School PK-2 0.6 mi
7 Lincoln Jr High School 6-8 0.7 mi
3 Lincoln Community High School 9-12 1.7 mi
6 Central Elementary School K-5 0.7 mi
NA Carroll Catholic Private School PK-8 0.9 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 226 Oglesby Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2019-02-11 Listed $129,900 $69 LincolnIL
2014-02-12 Listing removed $109,900 $59 LincolnIL
2013-12-19 Price Changed $109,900 $59 LincolnIL
2013-11-30 Price Changed $123,000 $66 LincolnIL
2013-10-24 Listed $129,900 $69 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.