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501 Spriggs, Charles City, IA 50616

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ADDRESS: 501 Spriggs, Charles City, IA

Price:  $325,000


Estimated Age: 1902

Estimated Square Feet: 5,340

Lot Size: 123 x 198

Net Taxes: $4,760

Stories: Two story

Basement: Full, unfinished

Bedrooms: 3 on second floor + 2 on third floor

Baths: 2 full baths + 2 (1/2 baths)

Garage:  22 x 25 detached

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Luxury living on Charles City's tree lined west side best describes this 1900 Renaissance Revival style brick house. With the exception of two small additions, the exterior appears virtually as it was originally built. Currently a single family home, the following features make this an extraordinary property:


Completely restored wrap around front porch with wainscoting and composite posts

Brick exterior with beaded mortar joints

Beautiful gardens and disease resistant Frontier elm trees throughout the property

Permeable paved streets surrounding the property 


There are nine foot ceilings throughout the entire home.

The front foyer has the original light fixture and floor tile and local marble. 

An exquisite open staircase greets you in the front hallway. 

The music room has restored oak floors, Birds-eye maple molding, a new cast plaster ceiling, crown molding, and French doors to the front entryway and pocket doors to the dining room. 

The dining room features oak wood, a coffered ceiling, the original built-in hutch covering the entire north wall, and an authentic fully electrified gas/electric light fixture.

Kitchen: new cherry cabinets and built in oven and countertop range, servants pantry. 

Main floor powder room with charming marble sink and crown molding.

A rear servant's staircase.

 A formal Livingroom with curly birch wood molding, original brick fireplace (with built-in attached seating), restored maple floors, crown molding, and a built-in hutch, creates the feeling of warmth and beauty. The large picture window provides a stunning view of the manicured grounds surrounding this home.


A front landing and hallway leads through French doors out to the second story porch

There is a master bedroom with a master bathroom. The maple floors have been restored. 

Two additional large bedrooms(one with a ½ bathroom) coupled with a new bathroom featuring a Jacuzzi tub and separate shower (with in floor heating) are enhanced by a second floor laundry and large linen and clothes closet with built-in drawers and dumb waiter.


Two bedrooms with maple floors and a large unfinished, walk-in attic/storage room complete this classical home.

Dick Young and Charles Thomson have been responsible for the restoration of much of this home.







Gene D. Parson
Connie J. Parson

Parson Real Estate Co.
400 Gilbert St.
Charles City, IA 50616

phone: 641.228.6597
toll free: 800.471.6597



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Gene and Connie Parson are Licensed Real Estate Brokers in the state of Iowa are members of the National, State, and Local Board of Realtors.

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Parson Real Estate Co.
Gene & Connie Parson
400 Gilbert Street
Charles City, IA 50616

phone: 641.228.6597
toll free: 800.471.6597

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