Two historic and famous American homes are for sale in Illinois, and if you got the dough you could probably own one of them.

I know what you're thinking "Famous AND historical? How can I afford that?" Well, you don't need to be a bazillionaire to live in this big old mansion.

I guess what you'd need to do is figure out where exactly Plymouth, Illinois is located.

24/7 Tempo put together a huge list of Famous Historic Homes Currently For Sale and Illinois has two of them. One of them is out of reach price-wise for most of us while the other is certainly attainable.

The first is a Queen Anne Victorian built in 1893 and located in Chicago.

24/7 Tempo says:

A three-story greystone house currently owned by a Chicago architect, who has restored it, this historic structure boasts mahogany wainscoting, ornamental plaster ceilings, and seven fireplaces.

Matt Mika, Compass
Matt Mika, Compass
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Sound gorgeous and expensive? That's because it is, currently priced at $779,000.

Take an inside look at this huge home for sale HERE.

The other one is just a short three-and-a-half to four-hour drive from Rockford, but it seems to be worth it.

24/7 Tempo:

An updated mansion in a community near the Missouri border, this house has century-old parquet floors, dark woodwork, Greek columns, and a massive oak stairway.

Nick Curtis, RE/MAX Unified Brokers
Nick Curtis, RE/MAX Unified Brokers
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Sounds gorgeous and expensive, but this one seems to be a little bit more in our price range.

Take a look at the listing HERE.

What are we missing? Are there any other historic and famous buildings in Illinois we need to mention? Tell us.

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