177 Southmoreland Place, Decatur, IL



4 Beds

5½ Baths

8,077 SqFt

1.71 Acres

3 Car Garage

About 177 Southmoreland Place

177 Southmoreland Place William Barnes Jr. Lake Decatur Estate home: Impressive 1937 design of Chicago based architect Walter Frazier. Transformed and expanded with new construction in 1998 by Steve Horve Builders ( ten years new) . Residence has 8,077 finished sq. ft. ( Main floor 2,977, Upper 3,480 , lower 1,620) and 170 lower unfinished sq. ft. Situated on 1.57 acre site which does accommodate a full length back veranda plus lower level walkout patio. Take a Tram ride to lakeside boat dock, sun deck and electric hoist storage. Plus Separate staircase . 289 linear feet of Lake Decatur shoreline. Spacious rooms with lots of natural light. Two story 22’ tall entry Foyer with honed & filled travertine flooring , Powder room , carpeted staircase to second level and lower level of home . Custom Drapery. Chandelier: Bronze two tier Belgium inlaid mermaid candle stick design. Dining room with honed & filled travertine flooring, stone fireplace, built in china cabinets with glass paneled doors, Hand painted ( décor chinois) French wall covering, atrium door entrance to lakeside veranda, velvet hand painted drapery , Chandelier : Bronze art deco three tier waterfall crystal . Living room with herringbone design Santos Mahogany hardwood floors, Stone fireplace, Double atrium doors to lakeside veranda, chandelier : Schonbek Australian crystal two tier. Double door entry Library with herringbone design Santos Mahogany hardwood floors, Cherry paneled sidewalls and ceiling treatment w/ decorative beams. Architectural fireplace, book storage, Wet bar, Bathroom, double atrium doors to lakeside veranda. Staircase to lower level. Elevator serves all three levels. Gourmet eat in kitchen with adjacent breakfast room: Mauser custom cabinetry with granite countertops. Center island with beveled edge butcher block top, Heated food warming drawer, wine refrigerator. Premium appliances. Stainless steel 60” Viking cooking Range with char grille, double ovens, griddle and overhead hood, Microwave, Sub zero Refrigerator / freezer. Bosch Dishwasher. Planning desk, honed & filled Travertine floors, architectural fireplace, double door access to lakeside veranda, Security controls for exterior of home, and custom drapery, Chandelier : French antique crystal two tier. Exercise room with access to exterior granite patio and barbeque area. Three car heated garage with full length side windows and built in storage. Second level Master suite with bed chamber, Carpeted floors, Sitting area with fireplace , library shelving , concealed kitchenette : microwave, refrigerator, sink . Walk in closet with custom shelving & center island storage ,exterior windows provide natural lighting.( this room could double as a nursery) Master Bath: Spa inspired for ultimate relaxation : Large corner Jacuzzi tub, spacious glass front shower for two , Polished marble ( crème marfil elegante ) heated flooring , built in storage closets for hanging clothes full length / robe storage , His & Her vanities , concealed Toilet and Bidet with operational exterior window. Heated towel bars, Crystal polished gold handles on all fixtures. Ceiling mood lighting in circular perimeter design, atrium concealed cove lighting plus overhead heat lamps. Guest suite: apartment style living room with marble fireplace and library storage , carpeted floors , Full bathroom. Fully concealed laundry and separate kitchenette. Second bedroom : Expansive bed chamber with private full bath, walk in 177

Facts & Features

MLS® # 6212412
Price $1,100,000
Cost Per Square Foot $136
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 7.00
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 3
Total Finished Square Feet 8,077
Total Finished Above Grade 6,457
Main 2,977
Upper 1 3,480
Basement Total 1,790
Basement Finished 1,620
Basement Unfinished 170
Acres 1.71
Year Built 1998
Type Single Family
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Other
Status Active
Taxes $29,958
Tax Year 2019

Community Information

Address 177 Southmoreland Place
Subdivision Southmoreland Place
City Decatur
County Macon
State IL
Zip Code 62521


Parking Attached, Garage
# of Garage Spaces 3
View Lake
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Lake Privileges
Has Pool No


Interior Features Wet Bar, Fireplace, Jetted Tub, Bath in Master Bedroom, Paneling/Wainscoting
Appliances Dryer, Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Water Heater, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Water Softener
Heating Forced Air, Gas, Zoned
Cooling Central Air
Has Basement Yes
Basement Finished, Full, Partial
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 3
Fireplaces Gas, Family/Living/Great Room, Wood Burning
# of Stories 2
Stories Two


Exterior Features Dock, Sprinkler/Irrigation
Roof Shingle
Construction Brick
Foundation Basement

School Information

District Decatur Dist 61
Elementary Muffley
Middle Johns Hill
High Eisenhower

Additional Information

Date Listed May 17th, 2021
Days on Market 162
Zoning RES
HOA Fees 0.00

Listing Details

AgentTom Nolan
OfficeNolan & Associates

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