706 Mechanic Street, Decorah IA 52101


  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2138 sq ft
  • 50 X 105 lot
OPEN HOUSE THIS Friday Afternoon from 4:30 PM til 6:00 PM Chance to tour this 4 Bedroom 2 bath home with a bonus kitchen on second floor.... By locking the front hallway door on the main.... you have a Duplex conversion with private entries for both tenants on an investment property. Pet Friendly back yard has solid privacy fence and a raised deck within the fenced yard allowing even short legged family members to go from the deck to the main floor of this home. Rent out half the home to support a mortgage /ownership of your home. WHY RENT ? DUPLEX option might be just the right fit for your first home and use rental income to support your housing costs. Jetted tub on the main level bath, full basement offers lots of storage space. Fenced rear yard area and a raised rear deck. Off-street parking for 4 vehicles. Garden shed with lawn care equipment is included. Home comes complete with 2 sets of appliances an has a kitchen on the second story that could be modified to be a 5 bedroom for larger family needs. Easy walking distance to the middle school and downtown businesses locations. IDEAL for a Seasonal second home / getaway - rent out one level and have the renter maintain the grounds till you return. Have peace of mind that the home is heated, secure and ready for your next trip to Decorah without having to spend the first part of your stay doing chores. There is parallel parking allowed on the side streets, also a 4 car pad in rear of lot with alley access for attending the Open House on FRIDAY March 16th from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM


  • Property TypeResidential
  • Sub-typeSingle Family
  • Sale / RentFor Sale
  • Sale TypeNormal Sale
  • StatusActive
  • CountyWinneshiek
  • Year Built1910
  • Date ListedFeb 23, 2018
  • Days on Market220
  • Gross Taxes$2,104
  • OccupantVacant
  • Finance TypeCash, Conventional, FHA, Insured Conventional, USDA, VA
  • Reg / IrregReg
  • ZoningR-2
  • Flood Plain ClassC/X - Not in Flood Plain
  • Documents on FileLead Paint Disclosure, Property Disclosure, Sellers Disclosure
  • Legal DescLOT 15 BLK 3 Wheeler's Addn to Decorah
  • MLS ID20180793


  • Total Finished2138 sq ft
  • Above Grade Total2138 sq ft
  • Main Level Finished1146 sq ft
  • Below Grade Total1146 sq ft


  • Bedrooms 4 Bedrooms
    • Upper level (x2)
    • Main level (x2)
  • Bathrooms 2 Bathrooms
    • Full bath upper (x1)
    • Full bath main (x1)
  • Kitchen LocationMain Floor
  • Dining Room LocationMain Floor
  • Living Room LocationMain Floor
  • Master Bedroom LocationMain Floor
  • BasementBlock, Entrance-Inside, Full-Unfinished
  • LaundryDryer Hook-Up Electric, Lower Level, Washer Hookup
  • Interior FeaturesCeiling Fan/Light
  • Bathroom FeaturesJetted Tub, Tub/Shower
  • FireplaceNone
  • Rooms1st Floor Entry, Living Room Separate
  • IncludedHas been an investment property with 2 full sets of working appliances, kitchens on both first and second floor. Rear Garden Shed has lawn care equipment, Washer and dryer in basement.


  • House Style2 Story
  • Garage StallsNo Garage
  • Garage CarportCarport
  • ExteriorVinyl
  • Exterior FeaturesCurbs/Sidewalks, Deck, Fenced Yard, Storage Shed
  • RoofShingle
  • Lot Dimensions50 X 105
  • Lot Size5,250 sq ft
  • Lot Acres0.12 acres
  • Flood Plain ClassC/X - Not in Flood Plain


  • WaterCity
  • SewerCity
  • Fuel TypeNatural Gas
  • HeatingForced Air, Gas
  • CoolingCeiling Fan, Central Air
  • AppliancesAlarm-Smoke/Fire, Dryer, Range-Free Standing, Refrigerator, Satellite Dish, Washer, Water Heater-Gas


  • School DistrictDecorah Community Schools
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Listing provided courtesy of Cedar Valley Iowa Realty - Decorah. William Stoen, listing agent.