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627 W Melrose Street

Chicago, IL 60657
  • $2,799,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 19 Days
  • MLS #: 11901348
UPDATED: 55 min ago
$2,799,000
  • 8
    BEDS
  • N/A
    ACRES
  • 7
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 6,000
    SQFT
  • $467
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1895
County:

School Information

Elementary School:
High School:
School District:
299

Description

Cozy Urban Retreat in the Heart of Lakeview! Nestled in the vibrant East Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago, this charming Historic 125-year-old Brick Victorian offers a unique blend of urban convenience and tranquil living. With its prime location, an extra wide/deep 37.5X157 lot and thoughtfully designed spaces, this 4-level home presents an exceptional opportunity to experience the best of city living. The residence exudes timeless elegance with its blend of vintage details which have been painstakingly restored and updated. This 6000+ sqft of living space with 8+ bedrooms and 7.1 bathrooms home has custom trim details, plaster moldings and stained glass/leaded beveled edge windows throughout to create an inviting atmosphere throughout. As you approach the home you will find the large covered front porch inviting you into the formal double door wood paneled vestibule. On the 1st level you will find a formal front parlor room with stunning leaded beveled edge and stained glass windows, tall coved ceilings, ornate gas fireplace with beautifully detailed wood-mirrored mantle and stone/tiled hearth and original pocket doors that open into the large living room. The grand living room has tall coffered ceilings featuring magnificent plaster moldings with intricate details, wood paneled walls, portrait lighting/wall sconces, stunning leaded beveled edge glass bay window, gas fireplace with wood/tiled mantle and hearth with custom built-in cabinetry and leaded glass windows. The living room also has the original pocket doors leading into the formal dining room. The dining room has leaded beveled edge glass windows, coved ceilings, portrait lighting/wall sconces, wood paneled walls with custom built-in cabinetry and elegant built-in hutch with buffet. The well-appointed modern eat-in kitchen features high end Wolf, Sub Zero, Miele appliances, ample storage in the substantial custom cabinets and butler's pantry and a convenient layout that makes cooking a pleasure. Whether you're preparing a gourmet meal or a quick snack, this kitchen caters to your culinary needs. The 2nd level has 4+ bedrooms, 3 full baths and full-size laundry room with kitchenette. The 3rd level has an additional 3+ bedrooms, 2 baths and kitchen, ideal for additional living arrangement. Throughout the home are gleaming hardwood floors which have been restored to full beauty. Enter the fully finished basement and be amazed by the space, finishes and functionality. The basement features a large recreation room with gas fireplace, 2 full baths, exercise room and large bonus/storage room with extra refrigerator and sink. Hotwater radiant heat and Zoned Central AC thru-out the home. Step outside to your private outdoor space - a serene oasis in the heart of the city. Whether you're enjoying a morning coffee or unwinding in the evening breeze, this area is perfect for relaxation. Enjoy the large, covered porch off the rear of the kitchen which leads out to a lovely private garden and the rare side yard with blue stone path to front side drive with gated parking pad. In the rear of the property is a coach house which has a 3 car heated garage with a lower level 3500 bottle climate controlled wine cellar below and a 2 bedroom, 1 bath living space above. The coach house living space is ideal for a Live-in Nanny, Extended family or Additional rental income as its currently rented for $2,090 a month. There is additional parking pad next to garage currently used by the coach house tenant. Access to public transportation and major thoroughfares ensures easy mobility around the city. Walk to parks, lake, nightlife and shopping. This is more than a home; it's a lifestyle opportunity in one of Chicago's most desirable neighborhoods. Don't miss your chance to make 627 Melrose your urban retreat. Schedule a viewing today and experience it for yourself.

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627 W Melrose Street Chicago, IL 60657

  • Price: $2,799,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 19 Days
  • Updated: 55 min ago
  • MLS #: 11901348
8
Beds
7
Baths
1
½ Baths
N/A
Acres
6,000
SQFT
$467
$/SQFT
1895
Built
Neighborhood:
Chi - Lake View
County:
Cook
Area:
Chi - Lake View
Elementary School:
Nettelhorst Elementary School
Middle School:
Nettelhorst Elementary School
High School:
Lake View High School
School District:
299
Property Description
Cozy Urban Retreat in the Heart of Lakeview! Nestled in the vibrant East Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago, this charming Historic 125-year-old Brick Victorian offers a unique blend of urban convenience and tranquil living. With its prime location, an extra wide/deep 37.5X157 lot and thoughtfully designed spaces, this 4-level home presents an exceptional opportunity to experience the best of city living. The residence exudes timeless elegance with its blend of vintage details which have been painstakingly restored and updated. This 6000+ sqft of living space with 8+ bedrooms and 7.1 bathrooms home has custom trim details, plaster moldings and stained glass/leaded beveled edge windows throughout to create an inviting atmosphere throughout. As you approach the home you will find the large covered front porch inviting you into the formal double door wood paneled vestibule. On the 1st level you will find a formal front parlor room with stunning leaded beveled edge and stained glass windows, tall coved ceilings, ornate gas fireplace with beautifully detailed wood-mirrored mantle and stone/tiled hearth and original pocket doors that open into the large living room. The grand living room has tall coffered ceilings featuring magnificent plaster moldings with intricate details, wood paneled walls, portrait lighting/wall sconces, stunning leaded beveled edge glass bay window, gas fireplace with wood/tiled mantle and hearth with custom built-in cabinetry and leaded glass windows. The living room also has the original pocket doors leading into the formal dining room. The dining room has leaded beveled edge glass windows, coved ceilings, portrait lighting/wall sconces, wood paneled walls with custom built-in cabinetry and elegant built-in hutch with buffet. The well-appointed modern eat-in kitchen features high end Wolf, Sub Zero, Miele appliances, ample storage in the substantial custom cabinets and butler's pantry and a convenient layout that makes cooking a pleasure. Whether you're preparing a gourmet meal or a quick snack, this kitchen caters to your culinary needs. The 2nd level has 4+ bedrooms, 3 full baths and full-size laundry room with kitchenette. The 3rd level has an additional 3+ bedrooms, 2 baths and kitchen, ideal for additional living arrangement. Throughout the home are gleaming hardwood floors which have been restored to full beauty. Enter the fully finished basement and be amazed by the space, finishes and functionality. The basement features a large recreation room with gas fireplace, 2 full baths, exercise room and large bonus/storage room with extra refrigerator and sink. Hotwater radiant heat and Zoned Central AC thru-out the home. Step outside to your private outdoor space - a serene oasis in the heart of the city. Whether you're enjoying a morning coffee or unwinding in the evening breeze, this area is perfect for relaxation. Enjoy the large, covered porch off the rear of the kitchen which leads out to a lovely private garden and the rare side yard with blue stone path to front side drive with gated parking pad. In the rear of the property is a coach house which has a 3 car heated garage with a lower level 3500 bottle climate controlled wine cellar below and a 2 bedroom, 1 bath living space above. The coach house living space is ideal for a Live-in Nanny, Extended family or Additional rental income as its currently rented for $2,090 a month. There is additional parking pad next to garage currently used by the coach house tenant. Access to public transportation and major thoroughfares ensures easy mobility around the city. Walk to parks, lake, nightlife and shopping. This is more than a home; it's a lifestyle opportunity in one of Chicago's most desirable neighborhoods. Don't miss your chance to make 627 Melrose your urban retreat. Schedule a viewing today and experience it for yourself.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Victorian Exterior Building Type Brick Exterior Features Deck Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s)CarportHeated Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Detached Lot Size Less Than .25 Acre Parking Details GarageSpace/s Parking Features Side Apron Parking Onsite Yes Parking Ownership Owned Parking Total 6 Roof Slate Types 3 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances RangeMicrowaveDishwasherRefrigeratorWine RefrigeratorRange Hood Approximate Finished Sq Ft 0 Basement Finished Basement Bathrooms YN Yes Basement Details FullEnglish Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 8 Cooling Central AirZoned Dining Room Separate Fireplace Location Family RoomLiving RoomMaster BedroomBasement Fireplaces Total 4 Heating Natural GasSteamRadiant Laundry Features Sink Room Type Bedroom 5Bedroom 6Bedroom 7Bedroom 8OfficeRecreation RoomSitting RoomExercise RoomHeated Sun RoomFoyer Rooms Bedroom 5 (Third) Bedroom 6 (Third) Bedroom 7 (Third) Bedroom 8 (Third) Office (Main) Recreation Room (Lower) Sitting Room (Main) Exercise Room (Lower) Heated Sun Room (Second) Foyer (Main) Bedroom 2 (Second) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Family Room (N/A) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (Second) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Second) Rooms Total 16 Total Sq Ft 0 Unfinished Sqft 0

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN No Age 100+ Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Corporate Limits Unincorporated Disability Access And Or Equipped No Electric 200+ Amp Service General Information None Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required Mls Actual Status Active New Construction YN No Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 38760.96 Tax Year 2021 Township Lake View Type Detached Single Water Source Lake Michigan

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Listing provided courtesy of Coldwell Banker Realty: 773-631-8300.


© 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 2024-03-03T13:58:05.08 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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