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101 1st Street NW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
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$224,900 For Sale

424 1st Street SW
Mt Vernon, IA 52314

3 beds, 2 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
1,814 sq ft, 8712 sq ft lot - MLS# 1709050
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Attractive 1920’s arts and crafts style home in desired Mt.Vernon. Enter from the inviting rocking chair front porch into this charming home featuring character from top to bottom, inside and out. Glowing hardwood floors, beautiful natural woodwork and built-ins including colonnades with built-in desk between the formal living & dining, built-in buffet with glass front china cabinets and window seat in the formal dining room, french doors between living room and den/office, chalk board walls from old school house in the ½ bath off the den. The recently updated kitchen fits the home well and completes the main level. 2nd floor features hallway built-in, 2 bedrooms that have hardwood floors and walk-in closets with 8 ft bench seat. There is a small 3rd room that would be a sweet nursery or spare room off the full bath. Lower level has a cozy finished living space and laundry/utility room. Over sized attached 2 ½ car garage opens into enclosed patio room with french doors to outside patio area. This home is situated on a corner lot across the street from Cornell Campus and Memorial Park. Short walking distance to dining, shopping, schools and thriving main street.


  • Additional Room: Den/Study, Living Room
  • AGF Sq Ft: 1429
  • Appliances Included: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Garage Door Opener, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Heate
  • Basement: Full
  • Baths (full): 2
  • Baths (partial): 1
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bedrooms Level 2: 3
  • Construction Methods: Frame
  • County/Area: Linn County
  • Dining Features: Formal Dining
  • Elementary School: Mt Vernon
  • Exterior: Stucco
  • Full Baths Level 2: 1
  • Full Baths Lower Level: 1
  • Garage: 2 Cars,Off Street Parking,On Street Parking,See Remarks
  • Garage Size: 752
  • Gross Tax: 4405
  • Half Baths Level 1: 1
  • Heating Cooling: Gas Heat, Hot Water Heat, Window/Wall Air
  • High School: Mt Vernon
  • Listing Status: Active
  • Lot Size: 60 X 132
  • Lot SqFt: 8712
  • Low Lvl Fin Sq Ft: 385
  • Main Type: Residential
  • Master Bedroom Level: Level 2
  • Middle School: Mt Vernon
  • Miscellaneous: Cable Ready
  • Pet Restrictions: Pets Allowed
  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Sq.Ft.: 1814
  • Style: 1.5 Story, 1.75 Story
  • Sub Type: Single Family
  • Total Baths: 2.10
  • Water Sewer Roads: City Sewer, City Water
  • Year Built: 1920
  • Zip Code: 52314


Excellent service and professionalism by Molly Jo on the selling of my house. Molly Jo was sincere and helpful from beginning to end. I would definitely recommend Molly Jo if you are buying or selling! Steve - June 2017
Talk about selling fast.....she listed it......sold it......closing all in less then a mouth !!! I will buy and sell through her anytime . Thank you so much... Robert - July 2017
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