July 8  |  Real Estate


7 Homes for Sale in Fort Collins Built Between 1890s–1940s

Whether or not you’re looking for a home, there’s something fascinating about exploring historic homes in the area. And there are plenty to look at in Fort Collins, specifically in Old Town. Dating all the way back to 1898, these homes for sale in Fort Collins offer charming historic details true to their original era, plus modern upgrades to enhance everyday living. While they vary in size, features and location, all were built before 1950.

Step into our time capsule to explore these historic homes — and let us know if you’d like to own your very own piece of Fort Collins history!

 

1898 | Six-Bedroom Home in Old Town

6 Bedrooms | 5 Bathrooms | 3,269 Square Feet | $1,149,900

320 East Plum Street, Fort Collins

320 East Plum Street, Fort Collins

320 East Plum Street, Fort Collins

Address: 320 East Plum Street | Listed By: Paul Versteeg

Situated in the heart of Old Town, this gorgeous home was built in 1898. It has been beautifully updated throughout with high-end finishes. It boasts an impressive six bedrooms and five bathrooms, including a luxurious master suite with a coffee/wine kitchen. Plus, there is endless income potential (or space for a separate office) with a guest house complete with its own private entrance. Don’t miss the new two-car garage situated off the alley.

 

1947 | Historic Bingham Hill Home With Acreage

3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 3,078 Square Feet | $895,000

4539 Bingham Hill Road, Fort Collins

4539 Bingham Hill Road, Fort Collins

4539 Bingham Hill Road, Fort Collins

Address: 4539 Bingham Hill Road | Listed By: Patti Phillips

This spacious home is situated atop two parcels combined to make 4.3 acres in the historic Bingham Hill. Enjoy unparalleled views of Bellvue Valley from the covered patio and from the cozy interior, including the great room with a massive stone fireplace, a soaring vaulted ceiling and a wall of windows. The gourmet kitchen has granite countertops, a large island and stainless steel appliances.

 

1940 | Charming Cottage in Old Town

2 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 2,171 Square Feet | $850,000

511 West Mountain Avenue, Fort Collins

511 West Mountain Avenue, Fort Collins

511 West Mountain Avenue, Fort Collins

Address: 511 West Mountain Avenue | Listed By: Dennis Pfeifer

This charming 2,200-square-foot cottage-style home is situated in the heart of Old Town. It has been completely renovated and upgraded resulting in a home with both historic character and modern conveniences, including a large second-floor master bedroom with a five-piece bathroom. The south-facing backyard features a deck and patio, plus a garage and shed.

 

1898 | Over-Under Duplex Near Old Town

8 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms | 4,041 Square Feet | $750,000

205 East Plum Street, Fort Collins

205 East Plum Street, Fort Collins

205 East Plum Street, Fort Collins

Address: 205 East Plum Street | Listed By: Mary Ann Michels + Katie Mansouri

Built in 1898, this over-under duplex offers endless opportunities. It is located just a block from CSU, restaurants, coffee shops and Old Town, in the New Primary Short Term Rental Zone, making it a prime investment opportunity. The main level features two bedrooms and one bathroom with a large kitchen, and the upstairs features five additional bedrooms, a lounge area, and three bathrooms. The downstairs unit is one bedroom and one bathroom with a full kitchen and two separate entrances.

 

1948 | Renovated Duplex in Old Town

3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 1,680 Square Feet | $565,000

500 South Whitcomb Street, Fort Collins

500 South Whitcomb Street, Fort Collins

500 South Whitcomb Street, Fort Collins

Address: 500 South Whitcomb Street | Listed By: Pamela Bantham

This immaculately maintained over-under duplex is situated in Old Town just three blocks from CSU. In 2010, it received new interior/exterior paint, new wiring, new plumbing and new windows. And in 2020, it got a new side-arm water tank, updated bathrooms in both units, gorgeous wood floors, tile on the main floor, and engineered wood floors and tile on the lower level. The home was previously used as a massage therapy and wellness center, but would make for an excellent home for either primary residence or rental income.

 

1933 | Gardener’s Dream With Beautiful Yard

3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 1,856 Square Feet | $550,000

1110 Sycamore Street, Fort Collins

1110 Sycamore Street, Fort Collins

1110 Sycamore Street, Fort Collins

Address: 1110 Sycamore Street | Listed By: Sara Horner

Built in 1933, this delightful home is surrounded by mature trees, berries and beautiful perennials. Inside, you’ll find a combination of historic charm and modern convenience. It has an open floor plan, cork flooring, and a sunny kitchen with a gas range and white cabinets. The spacious master suite has a sitting area and a deck overlooking the gorgeous backyard.

 

1903 | Updated Bungalow in Old Town

1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms | 800 Square Feet | $350,000

515 East Mulberry Street, Fort Collins

515 East Mulberry Street, Fort Collins

515 East Mulberry Street, Fort Collins

Address: 515 East Mulberry Street | Listed By: Chris C. Hau

This adorable bungalow in Old Town was built in 1903 and features plenty of upgrades throughout the bright and open layout, including slate tile, wood floors, stamped concrete, plaster texture, newer windows, updated trim and more. Next to the updated kitchen, a cozy breakfast nook looks out over the backyard, which has mature trees, a fire pit, a stamped concrete patio and a newer large shed.

 

Still searching for your historic gem?

If you have a specific feature, location or style in mind, use our Advanced Search to track down your dream home in Northern Colorado. Or, you can use our Map Search for a more visual, location-based search which still allows you to refine by budget, size, amenities and more — including years of construction.

And of course, please feel free to contact us directly with any questions.


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