613 N Main St Columbia, Illinois USA

Sears Home


Sears, Roebuck & Company



Historical Summary:

One of only two known Sears kit homes in Columbia.


Status of Historic Designation:

Not currently designated at national, state, or local level

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Individually eligible
Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 1-story single-family residence. The foundation is raised brick. Exterior walls are original brick and modern vinyl siding. The building has a medium hip roof clad in modern asphalt shingles with open cornice. There is one side right, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are modern vinyl, 6/1 double-hung sashes. It appears that all of the main floor windows have been replaced. There is a single-story, single-bay central open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with battered brick posts. Entrance with transom and sidelights. Covered in modern screen door.

Description generated by RuskinARC.