Fully furnished and conveniently located in Streator, Illinois, Baldwin House offers all the comforts of home while you are away from your own. Built in 1880, Streator's Baldwin House is filled with charm. Original wood crown molding is found throughout the home and adorning doors and windows. Beautiful French doors open from the sun room and dining room into a spacious living room. The layout of the living room lends itself well to a conversation area while built in book shelves create a reading nook in front of the fireplace. Enjoy dinner in the formal dining room complete with original wall sconces and the charm of another time and century. Baldwin House sleeps up to six people comfortably. Two spacious bedrooms include a queen bed in the Master and two full size beds in the second bedroom. There is one bath complete with the claw foot tub and separate shower. Unlike a bed & breakfast, this home provides flexibility of menu and meal times as you determine what best suits your needs and schedule. The kitchen is complete with dishes, silverware, cooking utensils, pots and pans, coffee maker, stove, refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave.
Enjoy sipping your morning coffee in the sun-room overlooking beautiful City Park, featuring the Plumb Pavilion Band-shell and The Reuben Soderstrom Memorial. The City Park is home to many community activities and events including Park Fest in May, Summer Concerts at the Plumb Pavilion, 4th of July festivities and famous Cruise Night on Labor Day Weekend. You don't want to miss Light Up Streator and The Annual Lighted Santa Parade signaling the beginning of the season of Christmas in Streator. At Baldwin House, you have a front row seat on the wrap around porch sitting on the porch swing. Located only steps away from Heritage Park , Main Street and downtown, Streator Baldwin House offers easy access to dining and entertainment. Surrounding the City Park Square you will find the Streator Post Office, Park Presbyterian Church, The VFW Hall, The Elks Club, The Silver Fox Banquet Hall, Chix Restaurant and Family Video Store. Take a short walk to Main Street for specialty shops, restaurants, and don't forget to stop in Streator's Historic Andrew Carnegie Library, listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places since 1996,and Streatorland Historical Museum located within walking distance.
Streator is a nature enthusiasts dream. Streator's Spring Lake Nature Park created and maintained by efforts of local civic minded volunteers is only a 10 minute drive from Baldwin House. The park contains two creeks, a sandstone formation waterfall, a trail system, and flora and fauna typical of central Illinois. Enjoy hiking, bird watching, fishing, horseback riding, dog walking, photography, and the abundance of vegetation and wildlife in the park's varied terrain. Streator is located within a 12 to 30 minute drive of three major interstates, I-39, I-55 and I-80. A short drive brings you to Starved Rock State Park, Matthiessen State Park, Buffalo Rock State Park, and the Illinois Michigan Canal State Trail. Chicago and Springfield, Illinois' capital city are easily accessible and an approximate 90 minute drive takes you to the shores of the mighty Mississippi River and Quad Cities in Iowa .
Baldwin House is the ideal alternative to hotel accommodations. Amenities include cable television, internet service, and in-house laundry. Daily and weekly rates available....Read more
Baldwin House of Streator, the Hotel Alternative Streator, Illinois
Additional Location Information
Baldwin House is located in the heart of Streator Illinois. Within walking distance of downtown and across the street from the City Park providing easy access to dining, entertainment and special events. Baldwin House offers off street parking.
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Nearest airport: Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal, Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Nearest train station: Amtrak- Metra in Dwight Illinois, 12.99 miles Car is recommended
Last updated on May 25, 2015
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