305 S Main St Columbia, Illinois USA

Theodore & Mary Schaefer Home

Construction date: documented 1880*

For Sale or Lease

Residential: For sale - entire property.

MLS/Source ID: 4312155


German Vernacular


Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at Local level : May 6, 2013

Architectural Description:

This is a 1.5-story single-family residence in the German Vernacular style built in 1880. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original brick. The building has a center gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with flush eaves and brick dentil and one gabled dormer. Dormer at rear. There is one side left, exterior, brick chimney. Clay cap at chimney. Windows are original wood, 2/2 double-hung sashes. New storm windows over original wood windows. There is a single-story, single-bay central open porch characterized by a gabled roof clad in asphalt shingles with round wood posts on square wood piers. Porch appears to be an addition to the original structure. Double door centered on building facade.

* Date source: public records as of 12/2013

Description generated by RuskinARC.