409 Day Street, Decorah IA 52101


  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2350 sq ft
  • 98 x 132 lot

Agent Remarks

  • Once in a lifetime opportunity! Historic 1890 home, as once the Decorah Lutheran Church parsonage is boasting with charm & character, enhanced with a complete love & care to detail update of interior & exterior since owner's purchase in 1997! 4 Bedrooms-up, 2 1/4 Baths, Parlor (12x16), Den (9x14), Dining Room with built-in hutch, Living Room and Kitchen, full dry, walk-out basement with plenty of storage and generous craft or work area! Original Hardwood floors, plus new engineered wood flooring in den & upstairs. Upstairs full bath completely remodeled with heated tile floor and vaulted ceiling, next to large master bedroom with large walk-in closet. Two bedrooms have original transom windows. Den could be a small main level bedroom. Nice-sized corner lot (almost a 1/3 of an acre m/l) easy walking distance to schools, downtown Decorah stores & activities, grocery store, public library and churches. Yard is beautifully landscaped with many perennials, small garden pond, mature trees and bonus of the original 1920's carriage house (16x24) currently used as tool shed, workshop & storage! Concrete 2-car parking area leading right to the back door entrance. Kitchen has the original late 1800's feel with all the modern amenities, highlighted with new lighting & partial tin ceiling! Front entrance has open foyer & staircase with ornate banister leading to upstairs foyer, plus second set of back stairs leading to the kitchen. Large open front porch (12x 23) is certainly a bonus gathering place for family & friends to relax & enjoy! Call today for your own private showing! This is a must see to appreciate many more of home's amazing details!


  • Property TypeResidential
  • Sub-typeSingle Family
  • Sale / RentFor Sale
  • Sale TypeNormal Sale
  • StatusACTIVE
  • CountyWinneshiek
  • Year Built1890
  • Date ListedFeb 16, 2021
  • Days on Market12
  • Gross Taxes$3,089
  • OccupantOwner
  • Reg / IrregReg
  • ZoningR-3
  • Flood Plain ClassC/X - Not in Flood Plain
  • Documents on FileSellers Disclosure
  • Legal DescBrief: Lot 14 & N44.8'of Lot 15 Win & Kenyon
  • MLS ID20210568


  • Total Finished2350 sq ft
  • Above Grade Total2350 sq ft
  • Main Level Finished1175 sq ft
  • Below Grade Total899 sq ft


  • Bedrooms 4 Bedrooms
    • Upper level (x4)
  • Bathrooms 3 Bathrooms
    • Full bath upper (x1)
    • ½ bath main (x1)
    • ¾ bath lower (x1)
  • Kitchen Size11 x 15
  • Kitchen LocationMain Floor
  • Dining Room Size11 x 15
  • Dining Room LocationMain Floor
  • Living Room Size13 x 15
  • Living Room LocationMain Floor
  • Family Room SizeParlor
  • Family Room LocationMain Floor
  • Master Bedroom Size14 x 16
  • Master Bedroom LocationNo Master Bedroom
  • BasementEntrance-Inside, Stone/Earthen, Walk-Out, Full-Part Finished
  • LaundryLower Level
  • Interior FeaturesRear Stairs, Hardwood Floors
  • Bathroom FeaturesSeparate Shower, Tub/Shower
  • FireplaceNone
  • RoomsBonus Room, Dining Room Separate, Living Room Separate, Master Bedroom w/ Closet, Study/Den, Workshop


  • House Style2 Story
  • Garage StallsNo Garage
  • Garage CarportNone
  • ExteriorWood Lap
  • Exterior FeaturesGarden Area, Landscaping, Outbuildings, Porch-Covered, Storage Shed
  • RoofAsphalt
  • Lot Dimensions98 x 132
  • Lot Size12,540 sq ft
  • Lot Acres0.29 acres
  • Flood Plain ClassC/X - Not in Flood Plain


  • WaterCity
  • SewerCity
  • Fuel TypeNatural Gas
  • HeatingForced Air, Gas
  • CoolingWindow Unit
  • AppliancesDishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Water Heater-Gas, Water Softener (Owned)


  • School DistrictDecorah Community Schools