Newly Listed Homes for Sale in the Kearney Area | Local News
This large one story home located in the heart of Loup City makes a great family home or even a vacation rental with nearby Sherman Reservoir! The house has several major updates and newer appliances. It is a 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 1,852 square foot home with an unfinished partial basement that is great for storage. The property sits on a large corner lot with a long driveway, allowing for several vehicles. It’s only 1 block from downtown! ~ REGION AND CLIMATE ~ New to Loup City? You are sure to be greeted by friendly faces and people who are always ready to lend a hand. Did we mention that Loup City is the Polish Capitol of Nebraska? Every year you can look forward to the annual Polish days of Loup City! It’s the first weekend in June and you won’t want to miss the fun. Loup City offers many amenities for a small town, including several dining establishments.~UPGRADES~This 1,852 square foot home offers an open layout between the kitchen and living room. Entering the living room you will find a beautiful fireplace with mantel that has an updated electric fireplace in place of where the home’s original wood burning fireplace would have been. You can still see the original red brick on the floor at the base of the fireplace! The kitchen, living room and laundry room are in the center of the house with two exterior accesses. All devices will remain. Anyone who likes to cook will appreciate the gas stove in the kitchen. At the north end of the home you will find the hallway that leads past the front door, two bedrooms, a hall closet, and the remodeled full bathroom. At the south end of the house, past the large utility room, there is an additional bedroom with exterior access and another large room currently fitted out for storage/beauty salon. Next to the beauty salon there is additional storage space in the hallway and the second bathroom. The previous owner ran a hair salon business at the south end of the house, hence the existing sinks and beauty salon. If that’s something you’re looking for, great! Alternatively the sinks could easily be removed by the new owner and the room could be converted to provide a large master suite or add an extra family/game room or anything else you dream of! Updates include: dimensional asphalt shingles (2016), LP siding (2016), Pella windows (2016), central A/C and natural gas furnace (2015), 50 gal electric water heater (2016), water softener (2018) and North bathroom renovated circa 2020. You don’t want to miss the size of this home and all the updates it offers. It’s just not found in Loup City! ~ LEISURE ~ Life at the lake, anyone? There is a large lake located just 4 miles from Loup City! Sherman Reservoir, known for its excellent fishing opportunities, has a 2,845-acre lake in central Nebraska. The species most sought after by anglers are walleye, catfish, white bass, crappie and northern pike. Looking for a trophy sized fish? It’s a possibility with the large flathead catfish! In addition to waterfowl hunting, there are significant hunting opportunities within the Sherman Reservoir Wildlife Management Areas. It includes upland game, big game and waterfowl. The upland game habitat provides hunting opportunities for pheasant, quail and dove. Big game can also be found which includes a fair number of deer and turkeys. Also, all types of boats are allowed at the Sherman Reservoir. Water sports of all kinds are very popular. ~LAND~ The house is on the corner of 8th and N. You can even spot the Pheasants Forever mural on one of the downtown buildings from the yard! According to the appraiser, the property sits on 2.4 lots giving you plenty of space for a town property.