GARAGE PARKING INCLUDED! Amazing space in this quality all-owner occupied professionally managed elevator building. 3 large bedrooms, 2 full baths, formal dining area, large eat-in kitchen, huge living room! Beautiful outdoor swimming pool. Laundry room on every floor. Short distance to the EL, South Boulevard beach, shops and restaurants. Click on 'additional information' for floor plan. Pets OK. No rentals allowed, owner occupants only.
42 Evanston, IL 60202 Houses For Sale
This is an exceptional opportunity to live in one of Evanston's most architecturally significant and elegant homes. It has the look of a manor but in a scale perfect for today's lifestyle. Sited on a lot and a half this home boasts beauty inside and out. Created by Earnest Mayo in 1912, this stunning home has all of the classic attributes of the architect's signature style. Beautiful high window lines throughout offer plenty of light in every room. Open living space with a layout that provides great traffic flow is perfect for entertaining. And a structure that is built for the next hundred years. As soon as you step into this home you are in the midst of sophisticated elegance. The foyer is bright with a classic wide staircase, high ceilings and original floors. The living room space is punctuated by beautiful arched floor to ceiling windows and a massive original limestone fireplace. Wall to wall windows and a bluestone floor make the sunroom the perfect spot for a winter's day. Depending on your lifestyle the family room and dining room are reversible but both offer full window lines. The unique open kitchen offers plenty of texture and color. With a view of the endless gardens, the kitchen has high end appliances and a cook area accented by an exposed brick wall. The heated limestone flooring is a treat to the feet on a cold morning. The primary bedroom suite is jaw-dropping beautiful and serene. With custom Venetian walls, and window treatments the bedroom is spacious and bright, The study lined with custom grasscloth is off of the bedroom and opens to a mahogany sundeck with southern exposure. The bath includes heated floors, a limestone clad steam shower and separate bath and dressing area. There are two more bedrooms and bath on the second floor with generous closet space. This floor is completed with a laundry room and additional closet space. The third floor offers a different setting with three bedrooms and two baths that would be
1720 Maple Avenue #550, Evanston, IL 60201
One of Evanston's most significant, contemporary homes! This environmentally-conscious home is set on a 100' wide lot overlooking the boulevard section of Michigan Ave., just a few blocks from the beautiful lakefront, Elliot Park. The massive, custom Marvin windows and generous outdoor spaces allow the residents to fully enjoy the eastern exposures, which overlook the tranquil Stockham Place Park. This peaceful location is perfect for easy access to downtown Evanston, trains, beaches, parks, Northwestern University, and Dewey Elementary School. ------ LIVE! WORK! STUDY! PLAY! at this absolutely perfect abode for the current times. Everyone can all be together in a massive, open area, comprised of a living area, dining area, kitchen, and family room with a fireplace. This open area does not have any dividing walls or posts. When you are ready to work, study, or relax, there are four separate, private rooms on the main level, including one with exterior access for visitors to your home-office. There are additional exit doors for access to the front porch and rear deck. ------ The open kitchen with vaulted ceilings, features dark-stained, wood cabinetry, copper pipe pulls, stainless steel counters, two dishwashers, built-in grill & more! On the second level, the owner's suite features a huge bedroom, a very large sitting room, a covered terrace, plus a large balcony. Two additional bedrooms on the second level feature an en suite bathroom. The lower level features several large rooms, so that you can have a designated media room, 5th or 6th bedroom, exercise room, rec room, full bathroom, gallery & more. ------ Built in 2006/2007 as a passion project for sustainable building practices, low energy consumption, and indoor comfort. There are eucalyptus hardwood floors throughout, 6" exterior walls packed with extra insulation, recycled-rubber roof shingles, mature trees for shade, and native plantings for the front landscaping. The specialized house systems includ
Elegant 2100 s.f. 3 bed 2 bath vintage beauty with garage parking and in-unit laundry. This beautiful condo is part of a boutique 6-unit building with a lovely fenced backyard in an ideal location! The unit features pristine hardwood floors, 10-foot ceilings, large gracious rooms, welcoming foyer, grand living room with fireplace, lovely bright sunroom, huge paneled dining room/family room, a walk-in pantry with side by side washer and dryer, bright stainless steel/granite kitchen with breakfast peninsula, and a breakfast area with room for a table and chairs. See the Improvements tab for the lengthy list of updates. The master bedroom suite leads to a 4-season back porch surrounded by windows. The new re-designed closets offer tons of organized space! Walk to trains, shops, restaurants and the beach.
Stunning updated Victorian with fashionable decorator appointments while preserving the integrity of the period is the hallmark of this amazing home in a premium location. This exceptional home offers plenty of living and entertainment space in a grand style. 2017 kitchen in custom white cabinetry with natural quartzite stone counter tops and large center island, Wolf, Miele, and Subzero appliances, large breakfast area, formal living and dining rooms with beautiful accents, family room with coffered ceiling, first floor office, exquisite master bedroom suite with walk-in closet and bath with double bowl vanity, soaking tub, and steam shower with natural stone appointments, there are 3 more spacious bedrooms, one with Tandem sitting room, updated bath, and second floor laundry on this level, third level is complete with bedroom, full updated bath, game-billiards room, and family room with cathedral ceiling and wet bar, basement with exercise room, 2nd laundry, and many rooms for storage, 3 vintage fireplaces, front covered porch, side porch, rear covered deck, heated 3 car garage, with rentable 1 bedroom 1 bath coach house above which could provide a unique work from home environment, beautiful and colorful professional landscaped grounds. Fantastic location located on one of Evanston's premier and historic streets, 4.5 blocks away from Lake Michigan with great access to beaches and walking paths and 1 block away to shops and dining.
Tasteful and beautifully maintained home in Southwest Evanston near Leah Lomar Park with first floor family room which includes access to an attached screened porch in the fully fenced back yard. The master suite is a large and sunny space which includes a vaulted ceiling, walk-in closet, ceiling fan, and master bath with a skylight. The eat-in kitchen, updated in 2014 and among other improvements, includes quartz counter tops and all Stainless appliances. The wood burning fireplace in the living room, and oak hardwood floors throughout the home add an additional graciousness to this property. Unfinished basement has exterior access to the fully fenced back yard. The one-car detached garage completes the package. A truly lovely home!
Best lifestyle...where working from home feels like you're on vacation every day! This luxury renovation offers everyone space to work/study from home comfortably with over 4200 sf interior space and over 1/2 an acre lot- even room for a pool! Or, just enjoy the fully fenced yard with a large deck, play-set area and inviting large fire-pit patio. A 3-car garage with a fully renovated 1- bedroom coach house may also be perfect for a homebound college child, an au pair, or potential rental income. Endless possibilities... blocks from town, transportation, beaches and more. Oh... and it is absolutely gorgeous with the highest finishes completely rebuilt in 2016. The original 1880's marble fireplace anchors the sun-filled Living Room with its soaring ceilings & an elegant Dining Room with coffered ceilings & bay window is perfect for hosting. Always the heart of the home, the Chef's Kitchen with its over-sized island, custom cabinetry, Thermador appliances, marble counters, heated floors & built-in coffee maker will delight. Opening to the Family Room you will find a lovely gas fireplace, heated floors & plantation shutters. Four bedrooms including the Master suite with walk-in closet & spectacular bath, a large hall bath, laundry and cozy sitting area with a cathedral-sized window completes the living space on the 2nd floor. The 3rd floor private retreat features a charming bedroom & office each with "balcony" walk-out skylights, a private bath & alcove space. Smart-home features are throughout allowing effortless control to lighting, home security, sound via a smart phone. This home provides a wonderful "urban" suburban lifestyle!
Stunning c. 1919 Mayo & Mayo Lakeshore Historic District landmark home. This architectural masterpiece has been beautifully renovated with unfailing attention to original detail. The minute you enter the enormous elegant entry foyer you know you're someplace special. Lovingly maintained, absolutely immaculate, move-in condition. All 4800+ square feet of this gem have been freshly painted light grey with new transitional style modern lighting added throughout. Stunning original vintage details: plaster cornices, faux limestone block walls, pargeted ceilings, original mantles with wood burning fireplaces, and gorgeous dark walnut stained hardwood floors throughout. Massive sun drenched living, dining and sun room all face south and east for maximum light your plants will love! Elegant original floor plan is perfect for casual living and entertaining big or small. Gourmet cook's Knutson kitchen with furniture grade custom white Shaker style cabinetry, Thermador professional stainless steel range, oven and separate convection oven and overhead hood, plus built-in Sub-Zero refrigerator and Bosch DW. Sunny corner breakfast room with built-in banquette perfect for everyday meals. Five spacious bedrooms with three beds, two baths on second level plus two beds and one bath on third level perfect for home offices or guest suite. Huge primary bedroom with en-suite vintage style bath, double closets, wood burning fireplace and sunroom feels like a private retreat. Newer HVAC, electrical and plumbing all visible in the spotlessly clean and dry basement that triples as home gym/play room/bonus room. Tankless hot water heater. Nest Thermostat. Great cool storage options for your wine collection, too. Brand new tear off cedar shake roof with copper detailing and rounded edges give this home it's unique charm. Rare 150' wide south-east facing corner lot bathes every room in natural light all year long. Fabulous new deck and pergola steps from kitchen for summer time fun! Charming fr
Elegant, spacious vintage co-op in stately brick courtyard building. Welcoming foyer and gracious living room with fireplace and sunroom. Expansive formal dining room. Kitchen window overlooks wonderful green space/neighborhood park. Fresh white cabinets and countertops, rarely available walk-in pantry. 2 roomy bedrooms. The full bath features a tub/shower and pedestal sink. Lovely vintage details throughout, including Hardwood floors, 9' ceilings and crown molding. In unit-W/D and central A/C allowed with board approval. Affordable assessments include taxes, heat and water! Desirable South East Evanston location-3 blocks from South Blvd Beach and Lake Michigan, walk to South Blvd "el", close to Main Street shopping, dining and entertainment, Northwestern University, and short drive to all Chicago has to offer.
Spacious, move-in ready 3 bedroom, 2 bath condo on lovely tree lined street. The gracious living room has a wood burning fireplace and tree top views. Expansive dining. Sunny, south facing kitchen has white cabinets and walk in pantry. Vintage details including high ceilings, hardwood floors, crown molding, arched doorways and barrel ceiling in the hallway. Three roomy bedrooms and two full bathrooms. In-unit laundry and garage parking! Gorgeous 1920's yellow brick building is well maintained with 3 year new boiler. Wonderful South Evanston location-Walk to train, shopping, restaurants and entertainment. Close to Lake Michigan and Northwestern University.
Stunning renovated South Evanston Bungalow blending the art of form and function with a fresh modern transformation of a classic. If you're looking for a home you can move right into, this is it! Nearly 3000 SF of impeccable living space. Check out the "Wow" Primary Suite - a perfect retreat from everyday living! Homeowners transformed the entire 2nd floor creating space for a Dressing room, Sitting area/Office nook, and stunning Primary Bath with unbeatable luxury--Heated Floors, Heated Towel Warmers, Solar-powered Skylight, Marble Tile and Counters and more! The Main Level has great flow with formal Living Room and Dining Room. You'll find an updated Kitchen with Pantry, and Breakfast Nook. Rounding out the main floor is the 2nd and 3rd Bedrooms and 2nd Full Bath. The lower level is a special treat, too! Huge Finished Rec Room space - think modern industrial with exposed beams and steel accents, a workout space, a full laundry and kitchenette area, a dedicated workshop and a 3rd full bath. This could make a great Guest Suite! The charm and character of this home is unmatched with odes to the original features yet expertly modernized. Enjoy summers hanging on the large covered front porch, back patio, or backyard deck sitting nook. Beautiful perennial garden provides calming oasis in this already quiet neighborhood (one that boasts the longest running block party in Evanston)! A short walk to elementary school and surrounding parks, and easy access to both trains about a mile away. Other improvements include upgraded windows, updated 200 amp electrical, 75 gallon water heater, AC and more! This is a must see!
Sought after Courts of Evanston townhome set far back off the street in quiet courtyard. This immaculate 4 story home has many newer improvements: New powder room, hot water heater, Wool carpet, stone fireplace surround, all new stainless steel appliances, storm/screen door to balcony, new light fixture, refinished gleaming wood floors, ceiling fans, room darkening shades in primary bedroom, epoxy floor in the 2 car attached garage and digital life motion detectors. Additional features include: 9 foot ceilings, bamboo floors in main level den, professionally installed closet organizers, and an expanded roof deck, fabulous kitchen with granite countertops and breakfast bar, balcony off the kitchen for grilling, huge master bath, fireplace in the living room, laundry room with storage. Conveniently located across the street from the South Blvd. EL stop, near train, downtown Evanston, steps from McGowen Park, and just a few blocks from the lake.
Modern open floorplan, nicely updated condo with kitchen that overlooks gracious living space. Granite/stainless kitchen with large island and full backsplash. Spacious corner unit with three exposures. Laundry room with full-sized in-unit side-by-side washer and dryer and extra storage space. Separate den with sliders to private balcony. It's possible to build a wall to separate the den and convert to a third bedroom! Gleaming hardwood floors, tall ceilings, master bath with large walk-in shower. All new thermal windows installed in 2020! Great location, walk to Main street shopping and Metra, and in-between Main St., and South blvd. El stations. Convenient to shopping, restaurants, lakefront and transportation. Separate private storage in garage, and two deeded parking spaces in the heated garage.
Location and charm! From the welcoming front porch, you are greeted with a rich sense of history in this three story, five bedroom storybook Landmark Victorian. Nestled in the Evanston Lakeshore Historic District, the home's notable period details are exquisitely featured in this "Painted Lady". Intricate details shine thru in the craftsmanship of woodwork and the restored bead board ceiling on the porch entryway. Utmost care has been taken to retain the integrity of home and highlight its unique details while offering conveniences sought out by today's buyers. Lovely restored fireplace with original surrounding tiles in the living room (parlor) has been outfitted with a gas starter. Thoughtful high-end remodel of kitchen in 2014 includes wall of southern facing windows, large island with seating at island bar and an expanded eat-in/study area. Abundant built-in cabinetry with six burner Wolf gas range/convection, Subzero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher and buffet built in serving area with beverage frig and freezer drawer. Rear entry mud room leads to a detached two-car garage & fully fenced in back yard with brick paver patio! First floor offers nearly 10-foot ceiling height with all hardwood flooring and 1st floor family room. Second floor has all hardwood flooring, is where all five bedrooms reside with primary suite having its own full bath with separate shower, jacuzzi tub, skylights, and vaulted ceiling. Relaxing and sunny sitting area in primary suite offers fully organized dual closets and skylights. Beautifully remodeled 2017- second floor hall bath with double sinks. The third floor is convenient flexible space: office/zoom room, family room, or additional en suite bedroom. Zoned heating & A/C, third floor spacepak. Basement is full & unfinished with laundry area, abundant storage & additional expansion possibilities. Ring Doorbell, ADT security outfitted. Generously situated on a 50*172 lot, one is surrounded by like homes with expansive city parkway setback and surrounded by mature city trees. Grab this special opportunity to live in one of Evanston's most sought after neighborhoods! One block to Lake Michigan, numerous city parks and beaches blocks away, four blocks to Metra, "L" and Main street shops!
Stunning 2-bedroom condo on lovely, tree lined street in Oakton Historic District. 3 exposures in this light filled unit. Newer, custom renovation including hardwood floors, doors, windows, trim, kitchen and bathroom. Fabulous kitchen with 42" wood cabinets, gas range, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, glass tile backsplash and breakfast bar with hand painted mural. Gorgeous bathroom with wood vanity, tub/vanity, tile floor and surround and amazing hand painted mural. In-unit washer/dryer! Private, shared yard with tables and seating area. Across the street from St. Francis hospital, walk to Howard Street "el" stop, grocery stores and shopping mall, and many restaurants including Peckish Pig, Ward 8, Jamaican Go-To-Go and Theo Cabaret Theatre.
Charming Farmhouse with fresh decor and huge finished basement to double the living space! Corner lot allows tons of sunlight from all directions. 3 Bedrooms and 2 Full Baths which were recently refreshed. The Open Concept-Kitchen flows into the Living and Dining space. 3 Bedrooms on main level (one Bedroom was former office converted to the master) with Walk-In closet. The Basement is completely renovated with huge Family Room and updated full Bathroom, Laundry room, and Office space. Many updates throughout-please inquire! Washington/Nichols School and short walk to brand new Robert Crown Community Center. 1-car Garage (AS-IS). Larged Cedar Deck and plenty of yard space! Perennial and vegetable garden.
Needing more space? One-of-a-kind three bedroom, two bath upgraded unit at Chicago Avenue Place offers many wonderful features. Unit faces south with two balconies, one off living room plus a private balcony off the master bedroom. Living room has corner gas fireplace with granite surround. A separate dining room is adjacent to the upgraded cherry kitchen with granite counter tops, gas stove, stainless steel appliances and great cabinet space. Main bedroom suite has a large walk-in organized closet plus the bath has a custom shower with seat plus good storage. Two other bedrooms also have organized closets and share the second bathroom. All bedroom closets are fitted with Elfa storage components. The condo has in-unit laundry and comes with one tandem heated parking space and two large storage lockers. Upgrades also include a Nest thermostat, humidifier and crown molding. Assessment also includes basic extended cable and high-speed internet. Driveway is heated for ease of winter driving. Complex has indoor pool, exercise room and party room, whirlpool and sun deck, which are currently closed due to Covid-19. Dempster/Chicago Avenue location offers easy access to Purple Line around the corner and Metra is 3 blocks away. Within one block, shop at Jewel & Trader Joe's. Great restaurants, coffee shops, and shopping in charming neighborhood. Four blocks away from downtown Evanston, Lake Michigan and parks. About one mile to NU campus.