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Shawn Spaw

Team Leader of the Shawn Spaw Team

  • Cell 219-617-7802

111 East 73rd Avenue, Merrillville, IN – $184,500

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,064 Sqft
  • 5.88 Acres
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,064 Sqft
  • 5.88 Acres

111 East 73rd Avenue

Unique and amazing opportunity to own an important piece of Merrillville history with the stately Morgan-Skinner-Boyd Homestead, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. The original section of this Italianate style brick home was built in 1877 and a kitchen addition was added around 1900, along with a one-story, wood frame addition. Loaded with character and charm, the house has a beautiful ornate cupola and porches with Eastlake Movement decoration. Nine spacious rooms including a master bedroom suite. Features include original interior woodwork, hardwood floors, arched windows, tin ceilings, a claw foot bathtub in one of the 2 bathrooms, a kitchen with a huge pantry and a farmhouse sink and a basement with a brick floor. The home is situated on approximately 6 lovely acres that also includes a barn, pump house and a milk shed. Under a 40 minute drive to downtown Chicago. Bring your vision and love for old homes and restore this gem back to its original glory!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #463521
  • Price$184,500
  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathrooms2.00
  • Square Footage2,064
  • Acres5.88
  • Year Built1877
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family Detach
  • Style2 Story
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address111 East 73rd Avenue
  • SubdivisionNone
  • CityMerrillville
  • CountyLake
  • StateIN
  • Zip Code46410


  • Parking Spaces4


Carport, Detached, Off Street Parking, Pole Barn, Side Drive


  • AppliancesRefrigerator
  • HeatingRadiant/Radiator
  • Has BasementYes

Interior Features

Formal Dining Room, Main Floor Bathroom, Main Floor Bedroom


Exterior Features

Balcony, Covered Porch, Pole Barn, Storage Shed, Other, Barn

Lot Description

Acreage, Landscaped, Nearly Level

Additional Information

  • Date ListedOctober 1st, 2019
  • HOA Fees0.00
  • HOA Fees Freq.Annual

Listing Details

  • OfficeColdwell Banker Res. Brokerage
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Coldwell Banker Res. Brokerage.

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Listing information last updated on November 20th, 2019 at 3:16am CST.