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$849,993
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Chicago Area Single Family Home

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3978 S Lake Park Avenue Chicago, IL 60653

5 Bed
5 Baths
5400 sqft
MLS# 11358331
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Priced Reduced to Sell, as is condition. Seller wants the best and highest offers before the end of the Holidays. Beautifully restored Historic Greystone masterpiece. This stunning mansion has been restored to its original beauty and is approx 5400SF. Features included; an oversized lot with 5BR's/4.5BA's, a huge formal dining room, an elegant sitting parlor, and a charming great room. Architectural features include: soaring ceilings, restored chevron hardwood flooring, Recreated staircase landing & bench designed by a European craftsman, along with stunning ceiling details and millwork. Ornate hardware & recreated chandler lighting to resemble the original as-built during that era. Restored pristine condition, pocket doors. Intricate hardwood flooring with original lattice patterns and custom detail will amaze you. The floors are ready for your preferred stain. There are Five gas/wood-burning fireplaces (2 additional fireplaces avail to restore) with custom tilework. The Elegant dining room includes intricately restored wood trim, built-ins, and reconstructed cove ceilings. Spacious Chefs kitchen prepped for your finishing touches. The Primary bedroom has hardwood floors, fireplace, soaring cove ceiling, dressing parlor, and ensuite master bath with whirlpool tub and sep shower. Secondary bedrooms include a Jack-and-Jill bathroom, with pocket doors opening to bedroom/parlor with fireplace and wet bar. The additional main suite consists of an attached luxury bathroom with a steam shower, whirlpool tub, and double sinks. The upper floor includes an extra bedroom, entertainment room/guestroom with hardwood flooring, and full bath. Excellent reproduction lighting from Victorian Lighting Works valued at over $50k alone. The roof was a tear-off in 2015 using historic landmark shingles: three-car garage and back veranda built-in 2012, new lighting push buttons, and new plumbing in 2015. The basement featured approx 9.5ft ceilings and was specially prepped to offer additional living area/rental income unit, with two fireplaces (to be restored), bedroom space, and bathroom rough, for future build-out. The sprawling outdoor space includes a stunning landscaped backyard with a seating area and access from the garage party door. Rooftop access and balcony are also excellent for additional entertainment space. Convenient location, steps to lake and minutes to loop, U of C, Hyde Park, LSD public transportation, Mariano's, dining, shopping, museums, & sports venues. UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO OWN AN HISTORIC GEM IN A BOOMING NEIGHBORHOOD! 1ST EXTERIOR PIC IS OF ORIGINAL CONDITION/THE LAST PIC IS IN CURRENT CONDITION. 48 hrs notice to show. AMAZING opportunity and location for PRIVATE RESIDENCE, AIRBNB, or BED & BREAKFAST! Prepare to be amazed!
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Lincoln Park / Chaz Walters
$778,000
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Oak Park Area Single Family Home

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605 Lyman Avenue Oak Park, IL 60304

3 Bed
3 Baths
2200 sqft
MLS# 11646921
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A pristine and thoughtful renovation, by Spruce and Douglas home development and Artisan Element construction, offers 4 spacious bedrooms (3 up and 1 down) and 3 full, brand-new baths, and so much more! This meticulously-revived home was carefully taken down to the studs and completely modernized with ALL NEW plumbing, electrical, central heat and air, finishes, and appliances. All work has been properly permitted and inspected by the Village of Oak Park! This top-notch renovation is on an extra wide lot, with a fenced, professionally-landscaped, all-perennial yard. The developer was careful to maintain the most characteristic features of the home by refinishing the original wood floors from 1908 and restoring the original stained-glass windows. This gem of a home offers you the best of both worlds; an essentially new home with all the quintessential architectural elements of a historic Oak Park home. *** HOME FEATURES: Extra-large, enclosed front porch with hand painted wood flooring and large, sunny windows. Original front door with one-of-a-kind stained glass. Impressive living space with bright new walls, a (removable) mural, rich hardwood floors, and a beautifully-restored, original wooden staircase. Formal dining room, with an elegant chandelier, charming bay windows, and a separate breakfast room framed by gleaming stained glass. Breathtaking natural Travertine kitchen floors. Samsung's new line of Bespoke white glass appliances. Antique, mirrored backsplash, extra deep stainless-steel sink, and exposed kitchen shelving. Floor to ceiling cabinetry, crisp white quartz countertops, and extra-large peninsula for cooking. Three spacious bedrooms and two full bathrooms upstairs. Showstopping primary bedroom/dressing suite that was formerly two bedrooms. Vintage, restored sinks. Fully-finished lower level with a laundry closet, spacious family room, and proper bedroom, with extra outlets for home office potential, and a walk-in closet. Full lower-level bathroom with a walk-in glass shower and bonus hall storage. THREE-car garage and bonus parking pad (4 Total Spaces). Garage has interior party door that opens towards the yard. Timeless, one-of-a-kind, custom design throughout. Brand-new water/sewer line from the city from late summer 2022. New roof from August 2021. Friendly, picture-perfect block near the Arts District, highway, Village Center, hospital, schools, parks, golf, groceries, restaurants, and just 5 minutes to downtown Oak Park! Less than 30 minutes to Chicago via surface roads. *** This artfully-crafted home is nestled inside the historic stone Oak Park markers, on a picture-perfect block, and is ready for its next century or two! There's nothing else like this on the market, and it's worth a closer look! See our video tour and drone photos to see the proximity to downtown Oak Park and downtown Chicago.
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Lincoln Park / Jennifer "Jenny" Delaney