The Best View in Nauvoo! Across the Street from the Nauvoo Temple!(0 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
This 1927 home features 3000 square feet with a beautiful view of the Temple!
The Hart House is a finely constructed home with beautiful oak woodwork, hardwood floors, French doors with original glass, and had been well maintained by Dorothy Hart. Nauvoo Management Group, LLC spent the winter of 2004-2005 redecorating and remodeling the home and adding central air conditioning for the comfort and enjoyment of guests.
The home has a large front porch for visiting and enjoying the view of the temple and Mississippi River.
Entering the front door, the large living room has a sofa and love seat, a fireplace and entertainment center. Through double French doors the large dining room seats 8 for dinner and has beautiful oak window seats in the bay window featuring a view of the Mississippi River. Through another set of double French doors you are in the library with over a hundred books about church history and Nauvoo.
The kitchen has retained its original pine cabinetry, but added modern appliances for convenience. It has most of the utensils and kitchen supplies a family would need while staying in Nauvoo. Off the kitchen is a sun porch with a table for four, offering a view of the garden in the back. Also located on the main floor is a half bath for the convenience of guests.
There is a beautiful oak stairway from the living room, and a 'servant's' stairway from the kitchen to the upstairs bedrooms. The two large bedrooms at the back of the home feature queen size beds and walk-in closets. The large master bedroom with a beautiful view of the temple, features a king size bed, walk-in closet, attached half bath, and a TV/VCR. The upstairs hall bathroom has a vanity, toilet and shower.
The basement has been completely remodeled with a family room featuring a queen size sofa sleeper, rocker-recliner, entertainment center with 31' TV, VCR, DVD, CD and Surround Sound. There are video cassettes and DVDs about Nauvoo and Carthage available to view. High speed internet is also available in the home. The full bathroom includes a Jacuzzi whirlpool tub and separate shower. Also available for guest's use is a washer and dryer. The Tom Sawyer-Huck Finn bedroom is off the family room and has twin bunk beds.
The Hart House, with its beautiful Nauvoo art, comfortable furnishings, and fantastic location will make your visit to Nauvoo a memorable stay!
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Member since: 2014
- 3000 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 12
- Events Allowed
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms
- Two full baths and two half baths for the convenience of all guests.
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Monument View:
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 12 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
Pool / Spa
- Housekeeper Optional
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|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $350
- Tax Rate 13%
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Nauvoo is an historic town established by the Mormons in 1839. It grew to be the largest town in Illinois, along with Chicago, with a population of 15,000 - 20,000 people. After the martyrdom of the founder of Mormonism, Joseph Smith, in 1844, Brigham Young led the Saints from Nauvoo to the Great Salt Lake over the Mormon Trail.
Only about 1100 people remained in Nauvoo after the exodus of the Latter-day Saints. In the 1960's a descendant of one of the Nauvoo pioneers purchased his ancestor's home and began restoration. Nauvoo Restoration Inc. was established and since then over thirty historic homes and businesses have been restored or reconstructed, and are available for free tours.
The Nauvoo Pageant is held every summer with thousands of visitors to the city to watch the performance of song and dance relating the Mormon history in Nauvoo.
In addition, the Nauvoo Temple was restored in 2002, and is modeled after the original temple which was destroyed by arson in the late 1840's, and later by tornado in the 1850's.
Visitors to Nauvoo enjoy the free tours and entertainment, where there is fun and education for the entire family! It is an extra treat to 'make your home away from home in Nauvoo!
Hart House was built in 1927. The front porch & master bedroom have temple view.
This is a view of the west side of the house from the vacant lot next door.
Another view of the living room and beautiful oak woodwork and stairway.
Off the dining room is the library with over 100 books on Nauvoo and the Saints.
Off the kitchen is a sun porch for more eating and enjoying beautiful back yard.
This half bath is off the master bedroom.
Another back bedroom upstairs with queen bed and TV.
Laundry room behind bi-fold doors in family room. Available for guest use.
Tom Sawyer-Huck Finn room with twin bunk, next to the family room downstairs.
The LDS Nauvoo Temple is directly across the street from the Hart House.
The Hart House is just across the street from the Nauvoo Temple!
Living room with gas log fireplace, sofa, love seat, rocker and TV.
Off the living room is the dining room with seating for eight and a window seat.
The original kitchen cabinets have been preserved, but with modern appliances.
The master bedroom has a king size bed, and beautiful view of the Nauvoo Temple.
One of the upstairs back bedrooms with queen size bed and TV.
The family room downstairs with queen size sofa sleeper and 31' TV and DVDs.
Downstairs full bath with Jacuzzi tub and separate shower.
The Hart House and garage after a winter snow!
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Saturday, March 25, 2017
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