Primary on Main
417 6th Ave., Sheldon, IA
$ 499,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#815247
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyOBRIEN
  • CitySheldon
  • AreaSurrounding Areas-Other Areas
  • Zip51201
  • Style1 1/2 Story
  • Year Built1994
  • Taxes$ 7100
  • Price$ 499,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3177
  • Lot Size0.36 Acres
Data Source:
Northwest Iowa Board of REALTORS®
Property Description

A one of a kind gem right here in Sheldon, Iowa! This beautiful brick “Bob built” home is nestled in on a stunning corner lot in the middle of town. The thought and preparation to build this masterpiece will amaze you! This home includes imports from various countries such as Europe and the Netherlands including tile, decor, window treatments plus so much more. Repurposed items like sidewalk brick were collected from homes, businesses, and churches from Sheldon and the surrounding areas and were thoughtfully used throughout.  Many striking features such as light fixtures, woodwork, interior doors and trim, and the stained glass windows from different churches in town are this home's prized jewels.  The focused feature list is extensive and includes but not limited to the hot-tub room, vaulted ceiling, the balcony inside and out, wood burning fireplaces, a mixture of casement and double hung windows with blinds between the glass, a vast full finished basement that is wide open, three magnificent, engineered, exposed beams that support the upper structure, a lawn sprinkler system, outdoor brick paver patio, attached garage, three bedrooms and five bathrooms! This home is all electric and has ground source GEO thermal HVAC. There are so many other intricate details that are truly a must see to appreciate. You will not want to miss the awesome detached garage/storage/shop/man-cave/she-shed/motor home garage that includes a finished upper level,  you won’t believe your eyes!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Sheldon Elementary School Sheldon Middle School Sheldon High School
Price History
3/15/2023 Listed $625,000
6/8/2023 21% - $499,000

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional, Other-See Comments
Agent First Name Corey
Agent Last Name Elgersma
Area Iowa-Other
Area Surrounding Areas/Other Areas
Basement Finished
City Sheldon
Contingency Type None
County O’Brien
DOM 694
Legal Description FIRST ADDITION LOT 5 & W 75' OF 6 BLK 33
New Construction? No
Number of Garage Spaces 2
Parcel Number 0034400000
Percent Ownership Single Family
Postal Code 51201
Price Per Sq Ft 260.98
Primary City Sheldon
Property Class Residential
Roof Wood
Sale/rent For Sale
Status Active
Status Active
Street Name 6th Ave.
Style 1 1/2 Story
Subdivision IA
Tax Year 2020
Type Residential
Water Type City
Year Built 1994
Zoning R

Interior Features

Fuel Type Electric
Heat Type Geo Thermo
Total Baths 5
Water Softener Included

Exterior Features

Photo Count 24
Driveway Concrete
Exterior Brick
Garage Type Attached, Detached
Lot Size Area 0.36
Sewer Type City


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 51201

AVG $310K
AVG $2,713
AVG 15
Year Built
AVG 1977
AVG 34
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