The seller says to reduce the price so here is your chance to own a piece of history! Built in 1887, this beautiful two story building located in downtown Council Grove KS was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 22, 2010. The building has a finished upstairs loft for residential living as well as a large retail space on the ground floor.Council Grove sets at the intersection of KS Hwy 177 and US Hwy 56. Topeka, Emporia, and Manhattan are all within an hours drive. The Flint Hills Scenic Byway runs from Council Grove to Cassoday. The Santa Fe Trail runs through Council Grove and there are 25 scenic historic sites in Council Grove related to the history of the community. The 2730 acre Council Grove Federal Resevoir, managed by the Corp of Engineers provides abundant recreational opportunities for the camper, boater, and fisherman. The 440 acre Council Grove Lake features 348 lakefront properties ranging from simple cabins to homes in the upper six figures.