John Cowger - Mattoon and Charleston IL Realtors - Coldwell Banker Classic Real Estate
646 Il Route 130
Greenup, IL 62428


One of a kind, custom built home sitting amongst the trees of Cumberland County is what awaits you when you open the front door and walk into your dream home. The floors have been custom made using oak, maple, and cherry and were carefully handpicked by the current owners and will transport you into a different world with every room. When you walk into the grand entrance, with 20 plus foot ceilings, you will see a pocket door to your left leading to the library with floor to ceiling bookcase that were custom made from kiln dried poplar. Through the library second door, you will walk into the spacious master with dual custom closets and an attached bath. The bath is complete with a standing glass block shower with custom shower heads, a soaker tub, separate sink areas and a water closet for privacy. Within the rest of the main level you will notice the surround sound speakers wired throughout to provide music. Walking into the kitchen you will be greeted by the warmth of a whole wall cultured stone fireplace with 36 in gas logs, soapstone counter-tops, a chefs Five Star, 48-inch dual range with 6 burners, grill/griddle, solid cherry kitchen cabinets and a custom-made pantry. As you make your way up the Amish made oak staircase, you will find another amazing set of rooms await you. Upstairs you will see three more bedrooms, a generous sized bathroom and to top everything off. a bonus room that has a European style kitchen set up, craft table and a wood burning fireplace. This will be the perfect location to kick back and relax. Outside does not disappoint as you have three decks, a 2.5 car garage, fenced in gardening area and a fully stocked pond with a dock. The current owners enjoy the summers swimming and fishing in their private oasis. The home has dual Geo-Comfort geothermal HVAC with coils in the small lake. As we round out the journey of this wonderful home we cant forget about the full-sized basement. This area has tall ceilings and could be finished out to include an additional 2226 square feet of living space. And what is that through the wooden door? Why of course it is a true European styled wine cellar. This home is truly a work of art and love, that has transpired from the love of travel and past homes. The large extra garage will be removed prior to sale of property. New attic fan motors have been installed and a home inspection is available to be viewed for an interested party. Be sure to call the office and set up your private showing of this one of a kind home.


Days On Site149


Bath(s) 2 Full, 1 Half
SQ Feet4,126
Property ViewYes

Additional Information

Garage type2.5 Car Detached

Market Activity 62428

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Area Information

Zip Code62428
School DistrictCumberland Dist. 77
Listing VS Median (in 62428)
low | high
100% of Average
low | high
100% of Average
$ / SqFt:
low | high
91.696698697316% of Average
On Site:
low | high
100% of Average
Listing Updated: 09/18/2018
MLS Number: 6181644
Listing Provided By:
Karie Blatnik  of  Linda Nugent Realtors

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