Seller represented by:
Jill Bess with Bess Realty, Inc.

408 E Ridge St Mount Carroll, IL 61053
  • For Sale
  • Single Family

408 E Ridge St Mount Carroll, IL 61053 Get directions

$39,900 $15/Sq. ft.
2,637 Sq. ft.
  • Age 143 Years
  • MLS# 20190055
  • Listed 2 Years 4 Months 1 Day Ago


2 story home built in 1878 offers 2, 637 square foot and some original vintage features plus 2 car detached garage with small office and walk up attic. The home and garage rest on almost 1/2 acres of beautiful city lot with mature landscaping in a fabulous location close to the West Carroll School, grocery, dentist, municipal outdoor swimming pool, and Campbell Center. Home is mostly gutted inside and is in need of all new everything inside and out. This is your very own fixer upper opportunity that boasts gorgeous wooden floor to ceiling entry doors, open stairway, some red heart pine flooring on the inside, and gorgeous corbels, dentil molding and arched window frames on the outside. Come take a peek and you might fall in love!

  • Seller represented by:
  • REALTOR ® Jill Bess with Bess Realty, Inc.



  • Bedrooms: 0


  • Total Bathrooms: 0 / 0

Interior Features

  • Attic Storage
  • Carbon Monoxide Detectors
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Flooring: Wood

Other Rooms

  • Basement Features: Full Walk-Out

Heating and Cooling

  • Heating Features: Gas Forced Air
  • Water Heaters: Natural Gas

Waterfront and Water Access

  • Water Features: City

Garage and Parking

  • Driveway: Concrete
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Features: Detached

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Road Frontage Type: City/Town
  • Porch Features: Front, Covered

School Information

  • School District: West Carroll

Other Property Info

  • Source Listing Status: ACTIVE
  • County: Carroll
  • Source Property Type: Single Family
  • Area: Carroll County
  • Source Neighborhood: Carroll County
  • Property Features: City/Town
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 2637
  • Building Exterior Type: Asbestos
  • Insulation: Yes
  • Property Age: 143
  • Roof: Shingle
  • House Style: 2 Story
  • Walls: Plaster


  • Sewer: City

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
5 West Carroll Primary School PK-4 7.8 mi
2 West Carroll Middle School 5-8 0.2 mi
3 West Carroll High School 9-12 8.4 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 408 E Ridge St

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2020-08-06 Price Changed $39,900 $15 Freeport
2019-03-19 Price Changed $44,999 $17 Freeport
2019-01-14 Listed $49,999 $18 Freeport
2009-01-20 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.