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3122 Wisconsin Avenue

Berwyn, IL 60402
  • $650,000
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 35 Days
  • MLS #: 12007173
Under Contract
$650,000
  • 10
    BEDS
  • N/A
    ACRES
  • 0
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
Neighborhood:
Type:
Multi-Family
Built:
1899
County:
Area:

School Information

Elementary School:
Middle School:
School District:
100

Description

Highest and Best due by 3/24/24 at 6:00 PM. Location, location, location describes this Historic Prairie inspired four flat. Situated on an oversized lot, this prestigious 7,000 sq. foot building is offerred for sale after four decades of private ownership. Wilbur J. Andrews and Charles E. Piper puchased 106 acres of prime land from the Marshall Field syndicate. The two attorneys' vision was to develop this area into a "beautiful and affluent village noted for its garden and scenic settings." They named this parcel of land, Berwyn, after the charming village in Berwyn, Pennsylvania. On May, 17, 1890, the land owned by Andrews and Piper was officially named Berwyn. Wilbur J. Andrews commissioned this home to be built in 1896 on a premier plot of land. The architecture and interior details were very forward thinking. Linear lines, large vertical and abundant windows for light, stained glass accent windows, wood burning fireplaces, hardwood floors and walk-in closets were incorporated into the design. The updated garden unit features large living room with faux fireplace, eat-in kitchen, two spacious bedrooms and full bathroom. The first floor unit has a spacious living room with wood burning fireplace, formal dining room, two sunrooms, eat-in kitchen, three bedrooms and a full bathroom. The third floor, penthouse unit, features, living room with wood burning fireplace, formal dining room, kitchen, two bedrooms and full bathroom. The second floor unit was the personal residence of Wilbur J. Andrews and his family. The design incororates two front entrances; one into the personal residence and the other into his private law office. The luxurious original walnut wood paneling and built-in bookcases showcase this expansive room. This room accesses the main residence. It consists of a spacious living room with woodburning fireplace flanked by original built-in bookcases, light and bright sun room, formal dining room, eat-in kitchen, two additional spacious bedrooms and full bathroom. Hardwood floors throughout and large walk-in closets. First, second and third floor units also feature a large enclosed back porch; perfect for summertime meals. The unfinished basement area has coined operated laundry facillities and secure storage area for each unit. The exterior of the building has been redone in 2023. The oversized grounds allow tenants to enjoy outdoor parties and activities. Concrete patio is a perfect place for outdoor grilling. Concrete pad for three parking spaces. This exquisite historical property is near Proska Park, Burlington train to Chicago Loop, Mac Neal and Loyola Hospitals, restaurants, shops, schools and more. Easy access to I290 and I55 to Ohare and Midway airports. Described in Wilbur J. Andrews'" promotional literature in the 1890's: "Beautiful Berwyn", "Clean and Healthful", "A Residence Suburb", "There is no place like home....especially if it's Berwyn" This is your opportunity to own a fabulous piece of History! Make your personal appointment today!

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3122 Wisconsin Avenue Berwyn, IL 60402

  • Price: $650,000
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • On Site: 35 Days
  • MLS #: 12007173
10
Beds
0
Baths
0
½ Baths
N/A
Acres
1899
Built
Neighborhood:
Berwyn
County:
Cook
Area:
Berwyn
Elementary School:
Emerson Elementary School
Middle School:
Heritage Middle School
High School:
J Sterling Morton West High Scho
School District:
100
Property Description
Highest and Best due by 3/24/24 at 6:00 PM. Location, location, location describes this Historic Prairie inspired four flat. Situated on an oversized lot, this prestigious 7,000 sq. foot building is offerred for sale after four decades of private ownership. Wilbur J. Andrews and Charles E. Piper puchased 106 acres of prime land from the Marshall Field syndicate. The two attorneys' vision was to develop this area into a "beautiful and affluent village noted for its garden and scenic settings." They named this parcel of land, Berwyn, after the charming village in Berwyn, Pennsylvania. On May, 17, 1890, the land owned by Andrews and Piper was officially named Berwyn. Wilbur J. Andrews commissioned this home to be built in 1896 on a premier plot of land. The architecture and interior details were very forward thinking. Linear lines, large vertical and abundant windows for light, stained glass accent windows, wood burning fireplaces, hardwood floors and walk-in closets were incorporated into the design. The updated garden unit features large living room with faux fireplace, eat-in kitchen, two spacious bedrooms and full bathroom. The first floor unit has a spacious living room with wood burning fireplace, formal dining room, two sunrooms, eat-in kitchen, three bedrooms and a full bathroom. The third floor, penthouse unit, features, living room with wood burning fireplace, formal dining room, kitchen, two bedrooms and full bathroom. The second floor unit was the personal residence of Wilbur J. Andrews and his family. The design incororates two front entrances; one into the personal residence and the other into his private law office. The luxurious original walnut wood paneling and built-in bookcases showcase this expansive room. This room accesses the main residence. It consists of a spacious living room with woodburning fireplace flanked by original built-in bookcases, light and bright sun room, formal dining room, eat-in kitchen, two additional spacious bedrooms and full bathroom. Hardwood floors throughout and large walk-in closets. First, second and third floor units also feature a large enclosed back porch; perfect for summertime meals. The unfinished basement area has coined operated laundry facillities and secure storage area for each unit. The exterior of the building has been redone in 2023. The oversized grounds allow tenants to enjoy outdoor parties and activities. Concrete patio is a perfect place for outdoor grilling. Concrete pad for three parking spaces. This exquisite historical property is near Proska Park, Burlington train to Chicago Loop, Mac Neal and Loyola Hospitals, restaurants, shops, schools and more. Easy access to I290 and I55 to Ohare and Midway airports. Described in Wilbur J. Andrews'" promotional literature in the 1890's: "Beautiful Berwyn", "Clean and Healthful", "A Residence Suburb", "There is no place like home....especially if it's Berwyn" This is your opportunity to own a fabulous piece of History! Make your personal appointment today!
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Prairie Exterior Building Type Stucco Exterior Features PatioPorch Screened Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Size .25-.49 Acre Multi Family Type 4 Flat Parking Details Space/s Parking Features AssignedOff Alley Parking Onsite Yes Parking Ownership N/A Parking Total 3 Roof AsphaltRubber Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Basement Partially FinishedExterior Access Basement Details FullWalkout Bathroom Soaking Tub Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 10 Full Baths In Building 4 Half Baths In Building 0 Heating Natural GasSteam Room Type Enclosed BalconySun RoomUtility Room-Lower Level Rooms Total 29

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN No Age 100+ Years Built Before1978 YN Yes Community Features ParkCurbsSidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Contingency Attorney/Inspection Continue To Show No - has seller written direction Corporate Limits Berwyn General Information Commuter Train Mls Actual Status Contingent New Construction YN No Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 20423 Tax Year 2021 Total Numberof Unitsin Building 4 Township Berwyn Type Two to Four Units Water Source Lake Michigan

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© 2024 Midwest Real Estate Data LLC. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by MTP, MRED or Keller Williams Realty. Based on information submitted to the MRED as of 2024-04-22T08:33:40.79 UTC. All data is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MRED. MRED supplied Open House information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may subsequently have sold and may no longer be available. NOTICE: Many homes contain recording devices, and buyers should be aware they may be recorded during a showing.

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