Location, location, location. â€śhousehold beautifulâ€ť, just ranked galena as the most beautiful small town in the state of illinois. This cape cod style home, located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in the indian ridge subdivision in the city of galena, is close to schools and downtown. It has everything you could ask for in a reasonably priced home. As you approach the sun lit lot you will feel the peacefulness of the setting and the coziness of the home. The yard is beautifully landscaped and manicured. When you enter the recently remodeled home with its main level living and open floor plan you will feel the positive energy emanating from the large living room with a gas fireplace leading to a freshly updated kitchen with adjoining dining area. The kitchen has refurbished cabinets, granite countertops, oak hardwood flooring and all new whirlpool appliances. The laundry room has new flooring and is also located on the main level. The master bedroom and bath has been completely remodeled to include a double size soaking tub with separate shower area and a walk-in closet. The steps leading to the upstairs and all upper level bedrooms have new carpeting. All interior walls throughout the home were freshly painted in 2016. A windowed three season room with wood clad ceilings is attached to the outdoor deck providing a view of the fenced yard, mature trees, and a mature rhubarb garden. The lower level features a large family room with new carpet and a wood burning fireplace. All new custom blinds throughout in 2017. The home also has individual thermostats for electric, as well as, gas forced air heat, an exercise room, and a large capped garage. The upper two car garage is a heated garage.
The vacancy rate of homes in 61036 is
36.52% with 50.14% of homes being owner-occupied. The median household income in 61036 is $58015 per year with those between 45 and 64 having the highest median income at $75614.