122 W Ash + 6 properties

Argonia, KS 67004

  • Multi-Family
  • MLS#557514

Property Remarks

This investment opportunity features 7 properties in Argonia, KS with all the properties currently rented out. Most of the houses have had the roofs replaced in 2013. All the properties combined have a rental income of $2,900. Combined, all the properties are appraised by the county at $191,360. That is $31,360 less than what the purchase price is! Call today to see all the properties and let your investment make you money! Properties are purchased as is, on concessions to the buyer. See indivdual properties MLS #'s MLS #'s552731,552822,552727,552725,552974,552900,552767.

Property Details

Number of Units
7
Approximate Age
81+ Years
Year Built
1900
Type of Listing
Multi-Family

Schools

School District
Argonia Public Schools (USD 359)
Elementary School
Argonia
Middle School
Argonia
High School
Argonia

Location

County
Sumner
Area
S10 - Other Towns
Parcel ID
00000-

Presented By:

Sara Linnebur

Sales Associate
Residential
316.217.4450

Exterior

Exterior Construction
Frame
Roofing
Composition

Interior

Approximate TFLA
7,084
Number of Stories
One
Appliances
None
Floors
Carpet

Financial

HOA
No
Assumable
No
Yearly General Taxes
$3,029.22
General Tax Year
2017
Short Sale
No

Additional Features

On Site parking Spaces
14
Flood Insurance
Unknown
Utilities
Natural Gas
Public
Sewer
Heating
Floor Furnace
Parking
1 per Unit

Argonia

Argonia Schools

Argonia Students attend schools in the Argonia Unified School District 359. Total enrollment in USD 359 as of 2014 was 169. Students can participate in basketball, football, and other activities.

Argonia Lifestyle

Argonia, Kansas is located near the scenic banks of the Chikaskia River along the BNSF railroad in western Sumner County.  Argonia features both historic sites and modern facilities.

(City of Argonia-www.cityofargonia.com)

Argonia Transportation

Highway 160 runs through Argonia. Wellington is under 30 minutes away and Harper is a convenient 15 minute drive from Argonia. Downtown Wichita is less than an hour from Argonia.

Argonia Local Attractions/Activities

Argonia offers several local attractions including Freda’s Doll House, Salter House & Museum, Chikaskia River, and Holden Park & Wildlife Area. Argonia hosts four national rocket launches every year. Wichita offers many attractions as well and is less than an hour away.

Argonia– History

 

In 1879, a railroad, the A.T. and S.F., was built from Wichita, Kansas to Wellington, Kansas.  At about the same time, the Southern Kansas was under construction westward to Harper, Kansas. The first train passed through Dixon Township on August 20, 1880. Prior to the coming of the railroad, Argonia was served daily by a stage coach running from Wellington to Dodge City.

 

With the arrival of the railroad, the town of Argonia grew.  A Town Company was organized and lots were given in the business section of town to all who would build to a value of $100 on them. Lots were also given to residents at first. Those whose claims were close together laid out the town of Argonia in 1881 on 70 acres of land. Beginning in the summer of 1882, Argonia experienced a boom lasting until 1888. Mr. & Mrs. L.A. Salter were among those who came during this period and their son, Francis Argonia Salter, was the first child born in the town on February 13, 1883.

 

G.B. Shaw and Company was the first business in Argonia. The company sold lumber, coal and lime. In addition they bought wheat and corn. By 1884 many other businesses had opened their doors. Argonia had a mill, several grocery stores, a small drug store, a furniture store, meat market and harness shop. Argonia also boasted a milliner and dress maker, a blacksmith, an auctioneer and grain dealer. The town carpenter’s first job was building the city hotel. Wooden sidewalks were built in front of the stores and several businessmen put up awnings. The people of Argonia built a depot and donated its use to the railroad. They borrowed money in their own names and built a mill. After it was finished, the town held an all-day religious service. To their great disappointment the mill burned before the machinery was placed inside. A sod school was built. It was used for classes and for religious services and other community events.

 

Argonia, incorporated in 1885, was named for the Argonauts of Greek legend, a band of heroes with whom Jason set out to fetch the Golden Fleece in the ship Argo. Alfred E. Parker, a young lawyer from Wellington, whose father was a member of the Town Company, proposed the name Argonia. In the winter of 1885 and 1886, the Missouri Pacific built tracks through town, bringing more people to settle. Records show that in 1886, Argonia was home to approximately 800 people.

 

In 1933 a bronze plaque, given by the Woman's Kansas Day Club, was unveiled in Argonia in honor of the "First Woman Mayor in the United States." Mrs. Salter was the guest of honor for the ceremony. The plaque was mounted and placed in front of the old township hall. Later it was moved and placed in front of the museum

 

(Source- City of Argonia-www.cityofargonia.com)

Population
499
Established Date
1881
Distance from Wichita
46.36
Distance from Hutchinson
79.75

No Residential properties found within 15% listing price up to 10 miles away.

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