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  • Single Family

304 S Carolina Ave Mason City, IA 50401 Get directions

$124,500 $50/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 2 Baths 2,512 Sq. ft. 4,900 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 106 Years
  • MLS# 180382
  • Listed 11 Months 21 Days Ago


Want older home character with modern updates then this home is for you. The current homeowners, since 1986, have kept up with excellent home maintenance and they have also made very appropriate modern updates. The woodwork and built-ins are stunning. The kitchen addition to the home was added in 1990. The home includes a beautiful fenced, brick and grass side yard for your favorite pet and for your relaxation listening and watching the fish in the custom pond. New Furnace and A/C were added in 2001. Significant plumbing done in 2012 and electrical in 2018. Steel soffits and eves were installed in 2008. Come checkout this home and enjoy the beautiful landscaping as you walk down River Heights drive to the footbridge and to nearby downtown. May have an option to add a garage in the space south of the house (check with city planning and zoning). Option to change main floor family room into a bedroom. Plumbing is also behind the family room wall for a bathroom.



  • Dishwasher
  • Electric Range
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Water Softener-Owned


  • Total Bathrooms: 1.75
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • 3/4 Bathrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms On Lower Level: .75
  • Bathrooms On Upper Level: 1
  • Bathroom 1 Features: Separate Shower, Tub


  • Bedrooms: 3

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central
  • Heating Features: Forced Air, Gas

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Description: Eat-In Kitchen, Formal Dining
  • Kitchen Width: 8x12

Other Rooms

  • Family Room Dimensions: Family Room #1 Size: 11x17, Family Room #2 Size: 10.5x24
  • Basement Description: Partially Finished
  • Family Room Description: Lower

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Corner Lot
  • Fenced Yard
  • Sidewalks
  • Patio
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 4900

Garage and Parking

  • Driveway: Concrete
  • Number of Garage Spaces: 1
  • Garage Description: Attached
  • Garage Features: Attached

Land Info

  • Lot Size Acres: 0.1124885
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 70x70

School Information

  • Elementary School: Jefferson, Newman, Roosevelt
  • Middle School: Newman, John Adams, Roosevelt, Lincoln Intermediat
  • School District: Mason City

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 2040
  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • Directions: Corner of South Carolina and River Heights Drive.
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Source Property Type: SF WITHIN MASON
  • Other Features: Built-Ins, Ceiling Fans, Natural Wood, Smoke Alarms
  • Area: Southeast
  • Source Neighborhood: Southeast
  • Parcel Number: 071018200900
  • Zoning: Z2 - Sub-Urban District
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Square Feet Living: 2512
  • Year Built: 1913
  • Construction Materials: Frame
  • Flooring: Wood, Carpet
  • Foundation Details: Stone
  • New Construction: No
  • Property Age: 106
  • Roof: Asphalt
  • House Style: 2 Story


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Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
7 Jefferson Elementary School PK-4 0.9 mi
2 Lincoln Intermediate School 5-6 1 mi
5 Mason City High School 9-12 1.2 mi
NA Mason City Seventh Day Adventi Private School 3-7 0.9 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 304 S Carolina Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2019-04-05 Relisted $124,500 $49 MasonCity
2018-12-29 Listing removed $0 MasonCity
2018-09-13 Price Changed $124,500 $49 MasonCity
2018-07-12 Price Changed $127,500 $50 MasonCity
2018-06-15 Price Changed $129,900 $51 MasonCity
2018-06-01 Listed $134,900 $53 MasonCity

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.