• For Sale
  • Single Family

700 N Union St Lincoln, IL 62656 Get directions

$439,900 $80/Sq. ft.
6 Beds 4 Baths 1 Partial Bath 5,508 Sq. ft. 143,312 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 137 Years
  • MLS# 20180521
  • Listed 9 Months 29 Days Ago


From the stately double columned brick entry on Union Street, you know that you are in for the best of the best the minute you pull in the driveway of this iconic 6 bedroom, 3.5 bath 5, 500+ square foot Lincoln, Illinois showplace home situated on 3.29 acres! Where to even begin? Lets start at the front door -- where you will be in awe of the fabulous foyer host to a grand two story open staircase, rounded doorways, thick crown molding, gorgeous beveled glass, glass doorknobs, and hardwood flooring -- what a way to enter! Main floor also features a quaint 15X15 den with an adjacent half bath, large living room host to ample floor space, corner built-ins, and a center gas log fireplace, grand formal dining room with entrance to a side secondary staircase -- dining room is large enough to accommodate quite the feast with family and friends!, second 11X13 den area with built-ins as well as a bay window, equipped kitchen with a massive adjacent butlers pantry featuring laundry facilities and loads of built-in features, full hall tiled bath, two bedrooms, and abundant storage areas. Upstairs, you will love the generous landing area, extravagant 20X26 family room with high ceilings, built-ins, and a center gas log fireplace, full tiled hall bath, and four large bedrooms including an exquisite 23X24 master suite boasting a sitting area, walk-in closet, third gas log fireplace, private adjacent full bath, and an exterior door leading to a private second story front facing balcony. One upper level secondary bedroom also features a gas log fireplace (total of four found in home). Property also features a partial basement, various sets of double doors as well as pocket doors throughout, massive floored lit third floor attic providing abundant additional storage/work space, captivating covered front and side porches highlighted by grand columns, private rear patio, two separate two car detached garages (one connected to home by a covered walk way), front recently re-paved circle driveway, home security system, Guardian generator, intercom system, efficient hot water heat (two separate boiler systems), two central air conditioning units (upper level features a high velocity system), metal roof (replaced on house in 2015 -- replaced on both garages in 2016), outdoor concrete storm shelter -- the list truly goes on and on! All appliances to remain with property upon settlement for new owner(s) including washer and dryer. Owned, loved, and incredibly well utilized by the same family since 1963, 700 N. Union Street, Lincoln awaits the next owner(s) to do the same! Perched upon a choice 3.29 mature acre parcel of ground in historic Lincoln, Illinois awaits this hidden gem tucked on its very own little hill -- one of the neatest most classic iconic homes in the Midwest -- full of rich history and grand memories dating back to the late 1800's!


Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 12
  • Basement Features: Yes
  • Family Room Dimensions: 20 x 26
  • Family Room Level: Upper
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Basement Description: Partial, Unfinished


  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bedroom 1 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Upper

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central Air
  • Fireplace Features: Three or More, Gas/Gas Log
  • Heating Features: Hot Water


  • Laundry Features: 0, Main


  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms On Main Level: 2
  • Bathrooms On Upper Level: 2

Interior Features

  • Alarm System
  • Balcony
  • Built-Ins
  • Floored attic
  • Foyer
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Intercom
  • Open Staircase
  • Walk-In Closet(s)

Kitchen and Dining

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

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Landscaped
  • Mature Trees
  • Patio And Porch Features: Front Porch, Side Porch, Patio
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 143312

Land Info

  • Lot Size Acres: 3.29

Garage and Parking

  • Number of Garage Spaces: 4
  • Garage Description: Detached

School Information

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

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 11272.12
  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • County: Logan
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Source Property Type: Colonial, Two Story
  • Other Features: All Window Treatments, Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Washer
  • Area: Logan County
  • Source Neighborhood: Logan County
  • Zoning: Residential
  • Property Subtype: Lincoln - In Town
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Square Feet Living: 5508
  • Year Built: 1882
  • Building Exterior Type: Brick, Wood
  • Other Buildings: Extra Garage
  • Flooring: Bedroom 1 Flooring: Carpet, Bedroom 2 Flooring: Carpet, Bedroom 3 Flooring: Carpet, Bedroom 4 Flooring: Carpet
  • Foundation Details: Block, Concrete
  • Property Age: 137
  • Roof: Metal
  • Levels or Stories: 2 Stories
  • Total Above Grade Area: Approx Above Grade SqFt: 5508, Approx SqFt Main: 2754
  • Total Area Lower: 350


  • Sewer: City Sewer

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
NA Adams Elementary School PK-2 0.5 mi
7 Lincoln Jr High School 6-8 0.6 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 700 N Union St

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2018-09-19 Listed $439,900 $79 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.