For Sale
Jayne Menne
(815) 739-2499
Jayne Menne
Real Estate Agent Expert in DeKalb County
Managing Broker. Specializes in Residential, Farmettes, Condos, Townhomes, Land, Rural, Investment properties, New Construction
(815) 739-2499
4 beds 2.0 baths 2,468 sqft MLS# 10863578
For Sale
By Jayne Menne
Willow Real Estate
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Property Information
Current List Price: $285,000
SQFT: 2,468
Address: 6478 IL Route 38
MLS #: 10863578
Bedrooms: 4
Baths: 2.0
LOVELY COUNTRY FARMETTE with Outbuildings on 2.65 ACRES! If you dream of gliding on a porch swing on a warm Summer night or gazing over miles of fields and enjoying the sunset from a rooftop deck, this is your opportunity to make your dreams come true! Nicely updated farmhouse with hardwood floors, painted white woodwork with volume ceilings and detailed crown molding. Thoughtfully designed/updated kitchen opens to dining area that gives a modern feel, yet speaks to the period the home was built. Gorgeous kitchen features rich wood cabinets, center breakfast bar island, granite counter-tops, ceramic tile, and cheerful bay window that overlooks the fenced yard and traditional red barn. Large living room has double doors to adjacent office/den or add'l reading nook! Convenient first floor bedroom and full, renovated bath offer flexibility for all living arrangements. 2nd floor boasts two more spacious bedrooms and huge Master Suite with skylights, and unexpected Master Bath with jetted tub and unique architectural elements. 23x18 Screened Porch located at the back of the house allows you to absorb all the surrounding nature in comfort or head up to the rooftop deck and view the fields and sky from an eagle's nest vantage point! Important updates: Furnace 2019, Kitchen 2013; Bathrooms, original wood floors refinished, new drywall on 1st floor w/speakers, living room beam, trim/crown molding, wainscoting, fence w/custom bench, raised garden beds, landscape boulders (2013-2020). Central air on 2nd floor. Great outbuildings include: 24x26 metal Garage w/cement floor, 32x60 Machine Bldg w/overhead door, 50x70 vintage Barn with cement floor/metal roof and 600 SF Metal Bldg. Zoned A-1 so bring your pets, horses, goats & chickens! Convenient rural location with easy access to tollway and just a few miles west of DeKalb, restaurants, shopping, and Convo Center. Seize the day and embrace the Country Life! Property Sold As Is .
Agent Information
Jayne Menne
Real Estate Agent Expert in DeKalb County
Managing Broker. Specializes in Residential, Farmettes, Condos, Townhomes, Land, Rural, Investment properties, New Construction
(815) 739-2499
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About Me

Since I became a Realtor in 1995, it's been full-speed ahead with a passion!  I currently hold a Managing Broker's license, own and operate Willow Real Estate, Inc., and enjoy the honor of being named "Realtor of the Year" in 2013.  I specialize in residential sales with additional experience in farmette and rural properties.

People tend to think real estate is about houses, land, investments....which is all true.  However, my belief is that it's primarily about helping YOU, my client, to accomplish your goals...... whether you're a first-time Home Buyer, finding a home for your growing family, buying or selling property to downsize, building an investment portfolio or building your "Dream Home", my job is to help you do just that!  My experience, education, talents, and insights are utilized to focus on your needs and criteria, which keeps things pretty simple!  It's an exciting time in real estate today........ If you have any questions, or are looking to buy or sell, please contact me.  I'll listen and guide you through the process!


Professional Credentials:

  • Founder/Owner of Willow Real Estate, Inc. 2017 - Current
  • Brokers License - May 1995 - April 2002
  • Managing Brokers License - April 2002 - Current
  • Founder/Owner of Signature Real Estate Pros. Jan 2003 - August 2008
  • Realtor of the Year 2013
  • Member of Hometown Association of Realtors
  • Member of National Association of Realtors
  • Member of MRED (Midwest Real Estate Data) MLS Listing Service
  • e-PRO Certification

Areas of Expertise:

  • Residential Sales
  • Farmettes and Rural Residential Sales
  • Investment Properties
  • Foreclosure Sales
  • First-Time Homebuyers
  • Residential Rentals
  • Rehab Properties
  • New Construction
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