One of Galena's prettiest historic homes for sale!
Built in 1838, the First DeZoya House is a masterpiece of historic preservation. Completely renovated in 2008-2009, the house was a finalist for a Historic Preservation Award in 2010. Twice featured on the Galena Historic Home Tour in 2011 and 2015. New addition has a heated, insulated 1.5 garage with drain and door opener. Storage under front porch for lawn and garden equipment. Two master suites, one with balcony. Private deck, patio and brick terrace in addition to the beautiful covered porch. Sited on a private wooded 1.3 acre lot. Pumpkin pine floors, claw foot tub original to house, beautiful woodwork. cabinetry and quartz counters. Period appropriate lighting and extensive closet space. Carpeting new and professionally painted 2015. Gas range 2017, dishwasher 2018. New exterior doors 2018. Dual battery sump pump and new driveway 2017. Professionally tuck pointed 2017; all four chimneys rebuilt. Galena and Jo Daviess County are meccas for people who love history, the outdoors and the arts. Galena is the home of General U. S. Grant and eight other Civil War generals. House is located within walking distance of all amenities.