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Taphorn House

Alton, IL   Offered for sale at $399,000

Beautifully renovated 1886 Alton mansion with all of the modern amenities you can ask for. This historic home features 6 fireplaces, 9 stained glass windows throughout the home, beautiful original oak staircase, granite countertops, in the main kitchen and too many extras to mention. The 2nd floor offers 5 spacious bedrooms, including the master suite with his and hers bathrooms and an outdoor seating area overlooking the Alton city park and Mississippi River. Full steam room and in ground swimming pool.
Located just 25 miles north of St. Louis, Missouri, Alton is full of rich history and exciting recreational opportunities. Founded in 1837, Alton was the site of the final debate between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas.Robert Wadlow, the world's tallest man, was born and raised in Alton. Legendary jazz musician Miles Davis was born in Alton. Alton is also considered one of the most haunted cities in America. Alton is home to the the Alton Marina, the Alton Amphitheater, the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center, the Melvin Price Locks and Dam, the Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway.

Property Details
  • Former Inn
  • 5 Guest Rooms
  • 3 Guest Room Baths
  • Has Owner's Quarters
  • Built in 1886
  • Last Renovated in 2003
  • Opened in 1985
  • Building is 5,300 SQFT
  • Lot is 0.45 Acres
  • Photo Gallery
Financial Details
  • Offered for sale at $399,000
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