Vintage Dane County Homes

Looking for a single family home with vintage character and charm? Concentrating on Dane County homes built from 1940-1960 might just be in order. Do you love built-ins, arched doorways, and hardwood floors?  A "vintage" home, homes built after 1940 but no later than 1960, can be a charming throwback to yesteryear. Check out the vintage homes currently for sale in Dane County below. Or, to read some colorful descriptions of our favorite vintage home features and characteristics, Click Here.

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615 Farwell Dr, Maple Bluff
  • Single Family
  • 6 Beds
  • 5.5 Baths
  • 7,842 SqFt

615 Farwell Dr, Maple Bluff

$3,250,000
MLS® # 1869584, 53 days, Active
4653 Windsor Rd, Windsor
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,693 SqFt

4653 Windsor Rd, Windsor

$1,999,999 ↓ $350,001
MLS® # 1841775, 428 days, Active
5034 Lake Mendota Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,329 SqFt

5034 Lake Mendota Dr, Madison

$950,000
MLS® # 1872106, 13 days, Active
811 Butternut Rd, Maple Bluff
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 3,059 SqFt

811 Butternut Rd, Maple Bluff

$825,000
MLS® # 1868463, 65 days, Active
2901 Bible Camp Rd, Dunn
  • Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,883 SqFt

2901 Bible Camp Rd, Dunn

$799,900 ↓ $25,100
MLS® # 1859309, 167 days, Active
4734 Lafayette Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 3,661 SqFt

4734 Lafayette Dr, Madison

$725,000
MLS® # 1871355, 24 days, Offer-Show
4653-00 Windsor Rd, Windsor
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,693 SqFt

4653-00 Windsor Rd, Windsor

$700,000 ↓ $100,000
MLS® # 1863699, 123 days, Active
902 Farwell Dr, Maple Bluff
  • Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,643 SqFt

902 Farwell Dr, Maple Bluff

$650,000
MLS® # 1871729, 10 days, Active
New
4730 Lafayette Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 3,108 SqFt

4730 Lafayette Dr, Madison

$600,000
MLS® # 1872455, 5 days, Active
4242 Wanda Pl, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,824 SqFt

4242 Wanda Pl, Madison

$524,900 ↓ $25,000
MLS® # 1870839, 34 days, Active
3934 Plymouth Cir, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,481 SqFt

3934 Plymouth Cir, Madison

$515,000 ↓ $25,000
MLS® # 1868127, 55 days, Offer-Show
272 Edgerton Rd, Albion
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,836 SqFt

272 Edgerton Rd, Albion

$515,000
MLS® # 1858336, 178 days, Offer-Bump
13 Virginia Terr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,898 SqFt

13 Virginia Terr, Madison

$499,900
MLS® # 1871341, 25 days, Offer-Show
2222 Branch St, Middleton
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,303 SqFt

2222 Branch St, Middleton

$499,900
MLS® # 1868570, 63 days, Offer-Show
2741 Mason St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,888 SqFt

2741 Mason St, Madison

$484,900
MLS® # 1870380, 39 days, Offer-Show
4205 Wanetah Tr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 2,310 SqFt

4205 Wanetah Tr, Madison

$479,000
MLS® # 1871354, 24 days, Active
434 Westmorland Blvd, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,218 SqFt

434 Westmorland Blvd, Madison

$450,000 ↓ $15,000
MLS® # 1869366, 53 days, Active
5030 Marathon Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,812 SqFt

5030 Marathon Dr, Madison

$449,900
MLS® # 1869487, 39 days, Offer-Bump
2138 Keyes Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,815 SqFt

2138 Keyes Ave, Madison

$445,000
MLS® # 1868609, 62 days, Active
New
1107 Amherst Dr, Shorewood Hills
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,472 SqFt

1107 Amherst Dr, Shorewood Hills

$439,900
MLS® # 1870447, 6 days, Active
3918 Hillcrest Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,950 SqFt

3918 Hillcrest Dr, Madison

$439,000
MLS® # 1867288, 82 days, Offer-Show
205 S Segoe Rd, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 2,139 SqFt

205 S Segoe Rd, Madison

$425,000
MLS® # 1870248, 40 days, Offer-Show
446 Woodside Terr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,298 SqFt

446 Woodside Terr, Madison

$425,000 ↓ $10,000
MLS® # 1869997, 45 days, Offer-Show
5900 County Road D, Oregon
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,280 SqFt

5900 County Road D, Oregon

$420,000
MLS® # 1868278, 67 days, Active

Vintage Homes & Architecture

What makes a home vintage? Admittedly, we kind of invented the term when it comes to home styles. Well, at least it's not considered an "official" home style as defined by the SCWMLS (South Central WI MLS). But it's a useful term when you think about the types of characteristics typically found in a home built between 1940 and 1970. What are some of the characteristics of vintage homes that people love? California bungalows offer cottage-like exteriors, cozy-feeling interiors, and large, inviting front porches. Cape Cod style homes are distintively square or rectangular one-story structures with gabled roofs and unadorned fronts. Contemporary style homes are easily recognized by their unusually placed windows, exceptionally clean lines, and atypical mix of materials. Originated by Frank Lloyd Wright, Prairie/Craftsman style homes are found in two distinct styles--boxy and symmetrical or low-profile and asymmetrical. Prairie styles are distinguishable by full-or partial-width porches framed by tapered columns, overhanging eaves, and exposed roof rafters

Vintage Homes & Lifestyles

Vintage homes are often located in the older part of Dane County cities, towns, and villages, making vintage homes typically more "walkable" than newer homes that are more often located on the edge of town or in a far-flung suburb. Like historic homes, vintage homes often come with a project or two. Thankfully we've got a great list of folks that can help if need be!

Vintage homes may possess certain issues that newer homes do not. Vintage homes are also in great demand throughout Dane County which means the best ones do go fast. Be sure to request a Lake & City Homes buyer agent who can bring hidden inventory to your attention, as well as represent your best interests when purchasing a vintage home.

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