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5536 N Lakewood Avenue

Chicago, IL 60640
  • $1,699,999
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 32 Days
  • MLS #: 11411980
Under Contract
UPDATED: 29 min ago
$1,699,999
  • 5
    BEDS
  • 0.09
    ACRES
  • 3
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 3,895
    SQFT
  • $436
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1900
County:

School Information

High School:
School District:
299

Description

Stunning home in desirable Lakewood Balmoral Historic District. The exterior of this beautiful stately home has towering pillars, beautiful landscaping, and a welcoming front porch on a beautiful tree-lined street.The home is 3895 sq ft with an additional 1000 sq ft finished lower level, 1500 sq ft of outdoor spaces, and a three-car garage, rare in this neighborhood. There is an elegant parlor with the original beautiful, curved wood and leaded glass as you enter the house. The living room has large windows, a fireplace (1 of 3 in the house), and a sophisticated coffered ceiling. A large island anchors the chef's kitchen with a double Wolf stove and a separate pasta cooker. The kitchen opens to a family room with a wood-burning fireplace leading to the covered porch that extends your entertaining space. The dining room is perfectly located next to the kitchen. The 1500 sq. ft of outdoor decks on this house are incredibly expansive. The covered porch off the kitchen extends your living and entertaining space. The terrace on top of the three-car garage is perfect for picnics, outdoor movies, and entertaining. There is a covered porch off the primary bedroom perfect for your morning coffee, The other two bedrooms have oversized sliding doors that lead to a private deck. The third floor has a deck that looks over the treetops. There are 4 bedrooms and 3 1/2 baths. The second level has 3 oversized bedrooms with outdoor spaces. The primary suite has french doors leading to a grand porch, and the attached bathroom has an oversized steam shower and a large spa bathtub. The other two large bedrooms have sitting areas that lead out to a private sun deck. There is another bathroom and laundry on the second floor. The third level is flooded with light. It is a bonus room that could be used as a fifth bedroom, art studio, office, or workout room. It has a built-in bed perfect for reading. This floor leads to a fantastic deck that you can see above the treetops and gives you outdoor privacy. The lower level features a wood-burning heatilator fireplace, built-in bookcases, a bedroom, a steam shower, a second laundry room/utility room, and a door to the yard. 3 blocks to the lake and beach, close to Chicago's best restaurants on Clark and Broadway, shops, Starbucks, and Whole Foods are nearby. Walk everywhere. In Pierce school district, close to Rogers Park Montessori School, French & Waldorf schools.

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5536 N Lakewood Avenue Chicago, IL 60640

  • Price: $1,699,999
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • On Site: 32 Days
  • Updated: 29 min ago
  • MLS #: 11411980
5
Beds
3
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.09
Acres
3,895
SQFT
$436
$/SQFT
1900
Built
Neighborhood:
Lakewood Balmoral
County:
Cook
Area:
Chi - Edgewater
Elementary School:
Peirce Elementary School Intl St
High School:
Senn High School
School District:
299
Property Description
Stunning home in desirable Lakewood Balmoral Historic District. The exterior of this beautiful stately home has towering pillars, beautiful landscaping, and a welcoming front porch on a beautiful tree-lined street.The home is 3895 sq ft with an additional 1000 sq ft finished lower level, 1500 sq ft of outdoor spaces, and a three-car garage, rare in this neighborhood. There is an elegant parlor with the original beautiful, curved wood and leaded glass as you enter the house. The living room has large windows, a fireplace (1 of 3 in the house), and a sophisticated coffered ceiling. A large island anchors the chef's kitchen with a double Wolf stove and a separate pasta cooker. The kitchen opens to a family room with a wood-burning fireplace leading to the covered porch that extends your entertaining space. The dining room is perfectly located next to the kitchen. The 1500 sq. ft of outdoor decks on this house are incredibly expansive. The covered porch off the kitchen extends your living and entertaining space. The terrace on top of the three-car garage is perfect for picnics, outdoor movies, and entertaining. There is a covered porch off the primary bedroom perfect for your morning coffee, The other two bedrooms have oversized sliding doors that lead to a private deck. The third floor has a deck that looks over the treetops. There are 4 bedrooms and 3 1/2 baths. The second level has 3 oversized bedrooms with outdoor spaces. The primary suite has french doors leading to a grand porch, and the attached bathroom has an oversized steam shower and a large spa bathtub. The other two large bedrooms have sitting areas that lead out to a private sun deck. There is another bathroom and laundry on the second floor. The third level is flooded with light. It is a bonus room that could be used as a fifth bedroom, art studio, office, or workout room. It has a built-in bed perfect for reading. This floor leads to a fantastic deck that you can see above the treetops and gives you outdoor privacy. The lower level features a wood-burning heatilator fireplace, built-in bookcases, a bedroom, a steam shower, a second laundry room/utility room, and a door to the yard. 3 blocks to the lake and beach, close to Chicago's best restaurants on Clark and Broadway, shops, Starbucks, and Whole Foods are nearby. Walk everywhere. In Pierce school district, close to Rogers Park Montessori School, French & Waldorf schools.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Colonial Driveway Off Alley Exterior Building Type Wood Siding Foundation Details Brick/MortarConcrete Perimeter Garage Details Garage Door Opener(S)Transmitter(S) Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Detached Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Size Less Than .25 Acre Parking Details Garage Roof Asphalt Types 3 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances RangeMicrowaveDishwasherHigh End RefrigeratorWasherDryerStainless Steel Appliance(S)Range HoodRefrigerator Approximate Finished Sq Ft 3865 Attic Finished Basement FinishedExterior Access Basement Bathrooms YN Yes Basement Details FullEnglish Basement Sqft 952 Bathroom Steam ShowerDouble Sink Bedrooms Below Grade 1 Bedrooms Total 4 Below Grade Finished Area 952 Cooling Central Air Dining Room Separate Door Features French Doors Fireplace Features Wood Burning Fireplace Location Family RoomBasement Fireplaces Total 2 Heating Natural Gas Interior Features Skylight(S)Hardwood FloorsSecond Floor LaundryWalk-In Closet(S)Granite CountersBeamed CeilingsVaulted/Cathedral Ceilings Laundry Features In Unit Lower Square Feet 0 Main Sq Ft 1305 Room Type Bonus RoomBedroom 5FoyerDeck Rooms Bonus Room (Third) Bedroom 5 (Basement) Foyer (Main) Deck (Third) Bedroom 2 (Second) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Family Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (Second) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Second) Rooms Total 10 Total Sq Ft 2913 Unfinished Sqft 3865 Upper Square Feet 1608

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN No Age 100+ Years Association Fee 0 Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Contingency Attorney/Inspection Continue To Show Yes Corporate Limits Chicago Currently Leased No Disability Access And Or Equipped No Electric 200+ Amp Service General Information None Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required Master Association Fee YN No Mls Actual Status Contingent New Construction YN No Other Equipment Ceiling Fan(S) Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Rehab Year 2005 Rural No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 19209.54 Tax Year 2020 Township Lake View Type Detached Single Water Source Public

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