James T. Lewis Mansion, Columbus

James T. Lewis Mansion, Columbus

FOR SALE - List Price $499,900 - MUST SEE! This 1854 Antebellum Italianate mansion on 1.7 park-like acres is the perfect opportunity to live in a luxurious home that could pay for itself. The Mansion is located in Columbus, WI just 20 minutes from Madison and is currently being run as an event venue. Built by Wisconsin’s last civil war governor James Taylor Lewis and listed on the National and State Historic register; this 4,000 square foot home echoes with history throughout its halls. The home has undergone a 10-year renovation that maintains its historic character but has all the amenities of the 21st century. It is furnished with period antiques and is turn-key as a residence, venue or both. This historic home has 18 rooms, including 2 connected parlors, 4 bathrooms, library and stunning circular staircase. There is a period marble fireplace that has been converted to gas in one of the parlors. There are hardwood floors of maple and red oak throughout.


Extensive low maintenance evergreen and flowering landscaping with expansive lawn and pond

Period stone barn at the back of the property with in-ground electricity for outdoor events

2-Story Italianate Brick with cupola

Circular drive

Corner lot includes out buildings, expansive park-like grounds, patio areas and mature trees

Available Now!



SALE PRICE $499,900

Square Feet Available


Property Contacts

Mattson, Toby


Greywolf Partners, Inc.
804 Liberty Blvd, Suite 204
Sun Prairie, WI 53590