Beautifully renovated 100+ year old home located across from the historic Ellwood House. The home is a short distance to the downtown area, to NIU, and to local parks. The house is heated by natural gas and has a newer central AC system. Gorgeous, original hardwood floors throughout the first floor and staircase to the second floor. Fully operational fireplace and built-in bookcases in downstairs living room. Spacious living room has lots of natural lighting flowing through large, insulated windows. Laundry room w/ hookups and a utility tub are in the first-floor pantry with large, built-in cupboards and counter space. Upstairs bedrooms have newer carpet and large adjacent sunrooms which can be used for offices or additional sleeping areas. There is a walk-in closet and storage area between the two upstairs bedrooms. Large two-car garage with door opener. This house has many available storage options, including an attic and an unfinished basement. Basement floor was recently painted. This is a great one-of-a-kind home for the right people who love living in a beautiful older home in a lovely historic neighborhood!