124 8th St Lincoln, IL 62656
  • For Sale
  • Single Family

124 8th St Lincoln, IL 62656 Get directions

$199,900 $78/Sq. ft.
4 Beds 3 Baths 2,562 Sq. ft. 21,632 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 158 Years
  • MLS# 20200221
  • Listed 3 Months 9 Days Ago


Talk about stately! This absolutely wonderful turn-key move-in ready 4-5 bedroom, 3 full bath two story vinyl sided traditional style stunner will absolutely amaze you with all that it has to offer you and yours both inside as well as outside. Not to mention, property is located just steps from local schools, fitness court, in addition to a short stroll from historic downtown Lincoln, Illinois. Step inside the awesome double door entry and be welcomed by a fabulous foyer complete with a breathtaking open curved staircase. Main floor of home also features a bright and airy living room featuring a neat adjacent extra bright reading nook (separated by French doors), a comfortable family room, gracious formal dining room with hardwood flooring in addition to plenty of room for a large table chairs, a gracious fully equipped eat-in kitchen complete with a wonderfully large adjacent walk-in pantry, sleek newer marble countertops, expansive center island, plenty of room for an additional table and chairs, and a neat bay window, a rear full bath/adjacent laundry room area, and an optional fifth bedroom host to hardwood flooring, great built-in feature, and an adjacent full recently updated bath. A neat pocket door feature can be found between living/dining areas -- classic archway feature can be found between family/dining areas. Upstairs, you will find four spacious bedrooms (must walk through one bedroom to get to another) in addition to a recently updated/upgraded full tiled bath that can be accessed from both the main upper level hallway in addition to the front facing master bedroom. Master suite features two closets -- rear bedroom boasts a great built-in storage feature. Property also features a large usable basement (front furnace room has been professionally waterproofed by Woods Basement Systems --2013), two furnaces/two central air conditioning units (one for each floor - both furnaces in addition to one central air conditioning unit replaced in 2016), vinyl windows throughout, newer architectural roof, maintenance free exterior vinyl siding, updated 200 AMP electrical panel, whole house attic fan, loads of classic built-in features throughout, transom windows, newer water softener (2015), newer carpeting in various rooms, fresh paint/modernized fixtures throughout -- the list goes on! On the exterior, you will find a great covered wrap around front porch with vinyl railings/banister (installed in 2016), an extra large covered rear deck, rear covered brick patio with an adjacent uncovered area, 3+ car detached Bullock garage with rear alley access and a new roof installed in 2020, private rear expansive concrete patio area (great place for kids/pets), lovely enhanced landscaping -- entire tree shaded backyard (THIS YARD IS AMAZING!) is encompassed by privacy fencing, too (tasteful white vinyl fencing across front of property)! Radon mitigation system installed on premises in 2016. Conveniently located, this 4-5 bedroom, 3 full bath two story stunner will absolutely amaze you with all that it has to offer -- a true must to visit to truly understand all of the wonderful features found both inside as well as out! Do not wait -- 124 8th Street, Lincoln is an absolute must to view!


Interior Features

  • Built-Ins
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Foyer
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Open Staircase
  • Whole House Fan
  • Flooring: Bedroom 1 Flooring: Carpet, Bedroom 2 Flooring: Carpet, Bedroom 3 Flooring: Carpet, Bedroom 4 Flooring: Carpet

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 10
  • Basement Features: Yes
  • Family Room Dimensions: 14 x 15
  • Family Room Level: Main
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Basement Description: Crawl, Partial, Unfinished


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


  • Laundry Features: 7X6, Main, Vinyl

Heating and Cooling

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


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

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • Kitchen Level: Main
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Combo Description: Eat-In Kitchen, Formal Dining, Island, Pantry

Exterior and Lot Features

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

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 3
  • Garage Description: Detached

Land Info

  • Lot Size Acres: 0.4966024
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 21632

School Information

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

Other Property Info

  • Dishwasher
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Range/Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Some Window Treatments
  • Water Softener-Owned
  • Annual Tax Amount: 5260.40
  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • County: Logan
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Source Property Type: Traditional, Two Story
  • Area: West Lincoln Township
  • Source Neighborhood: West Lincoln Township
  • Zoning: Residential
  • Property Subtype: Lincoln - In Town
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 2562
  • Year Built: 1862
  • Building Exterior Type: Vinyl
  • Foundation Details: Block, Brick
  • Property Age: 158
  • Roof: Shingle
  • Levels or Stories: 2 Stories
  • Total Above Grade Sqft Area: Approx Above Grade SqFt: 2562, Approx SqFt Main: 1570
  • Total Area Lower: 1200


  • Sewer: City Sewer

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
5 New Holland-Middletown Elementary School K-8 0.3 mi
4 Lincoln Community High School 9-12 12.6 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 124 8th St

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2020-07-24 Price Changed $199,900 $78 LincolnIL
2020-07-02 Price Changed $209,900 $81 LincolnIL
2020-05-03 Listed $215,000 $83 LincolnIL
2016-09-08 Listing removed $199,900 $78 LincolnIL
2016-07-19 Listed $199,900 $78 LincolnIL
2013-05-07 Listing removed $199,900 $49 LincolnIL
2013-02-18 Listed $199,900 $49 LincolnIL
2012-11-01 Listing removed $199,000 $49 LincolnIL
2012-04-08 Listed $199,000 $49 LincolnIL
2011-08-09 Sold - - Public Record
2009-04-20 Listing removed $184,500 $45 LincolnIL
2009-01-19 Listed $184,500 $45 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.