Location, location, location.... This stately, elegant, traditional brick home on coveted Edgemere Court in the Lakeshore Historic District, is just steps to the lake and beach. Blending traditional and newer spaces, lovely original architectural details can be found throughout the home, as well as many major updates and improvements. Arched doorways, rich woodwork and moldings, hardwood floors, a custom marble fireplace mantle in the living room, recessed lighting,tray ceilings, to name a few. This special home sits on a pristine 70 x 183 lot, complete with a spectacular, newer, in-ground swimming pool. There are even seasonal lake views from several rooms in the house. There are four levels of finished living space, from the finished basement, to the finished third floor. Entering the front door vestibule one steps up to an open foyer, leading to the spacious sun drenched living room with large, east facing windows. The gas start,wood burning fireplace, with custom marble mantle, separates the living room and dining room spaces. On the opposite side of the foyer, you step down into the large, open, kitchen/breakfast nook/family room/mud room area, all redone in 2012/2013. The gorgeous, sunny kitchen, with high end appliances including a Wolf range/oven, Sub Zero refrigerator, wine fridge, and more, has a welcoming island perfect for additional kitchen work space, or just hanging out. The open breakfast nook area can accomodate a large table, could even be additional family room space. The family room is an inviting, cozy area, with a gas start, wood burning fireplace. The kitchen/breakfast nook/family room over looks the professionally landscaped backyard, with a spectacular newer in-ground swimming pool surrounded by lovely hardscape patio areas and gardens. Double doors from the breakfast nook/kitchen access out to the terrace/veranda, stepping down to the patio/pool/back yard area. Walking up the stairs to the large, open second floor landing, there are four bedrooms, including the master suite, as well as an updated hall bath. The master suite is east and south facing, with seasonal lake views. There is a charming sitting room/office, as well as the large master bath with soaking tub, separate steam shower, and double sink vanity space. The third floor surprises with yet more terrific living spaces. There is a fifth bedroom, an updated full bath, and a large, open space that can be a sixth bedroom, office space, play room, etc. Continuing down to the finished basement, the spaces include a laundry room, exercise room, full bath, rec room, wine cellar, storage and mechanical rooms. The backyard,pool area and garage/coach house can also be accessed through the mud room. The detached, clean, two car garage, complete with radiant floor heat, is a treat in the cold weather. Above the garage sits an absolutely charming coach house. Completely rehabbed, the coach house has new mechanicals, forced a/c and heat, new full kitchen with table space, new bathroom, new windows, paint and carpeting. Bright and spacious, perfect for a studio, office, or income opportunity. This fabulous home and property, with convenient access to the city, easy walk to transportation, shops, and restaurants, and just steps to the lakefront and beach , is truly a special opportunity!
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COMPLETELY REMODELED! TOTAL GUT REHAB! ALL HIGHER-ENDD FINISHES, BEAUTIFUL OPEN CONCEPT KITCHEN WITH GRANITE COUNTEROPS AND BACKSPLACH, ALL STAINLESS-STEEL APPLIANCES, GLEAMING HARDWOOD FLOORS, LARGE BAY WINDOW IN LIVING ROOM, FINISHED BASEMENT, ALL NEW MAINTENANCE FREE EXTERIOR TRIM, ONE OF THE LARGEST BACKYARDS IN THE AREA, CONVENIENT LOCATION TO SHOPPING AND TRANSPORTATION!
1720 Maple Avenue #550, Evanston, IL 60201
Truly special house on one of the best blocks in Evanston, just 2 blocks from Lee Street beach. Beautifully maintained home perfectly combines vintage character and modern updates. Easy transitions from stylish interior to professionally landscaped front and back yards. Wraparound deck and large foyer welcome you into expansive first floor. Living room has fireplace with wood-burning insert for cozy winter nights and opens to screened-in porch for relaxed summer evenings. Gracious separate dining room opens to solarium / garden room with slate floors, floor to ceiling windows, skylights, & over-sized glass door to lush back yard. Kitchen with commercial range, SubZero refrigerator & separate freezer, lots of counter space, breakfast bar that seats 5, counter to ceiling windows, & huge sliding glass doors to back yard. First floor also has powder room, family room & laundry room / pantry. Original milled oak staircase to 2nd floor. Huge primary suite with sitting room and walk-in-closet, updated bathroom with heated floors, double vanity & large shower. 2nd bedroom with deck overlooking back yard, 3rd bedroom (currently set up as a family room), & brand new hall bath on this floor, as well as an office with wraparound windows and a skylight--great for working from home! Two more spacious bedrooms plus fun finished attic space and new full bath on 3rd floor. Hardwood floors & central air throughout, new roof, & many more recent updates (see additional info). Professionally landscaped front and back yards with established perennials & ornamental trees, bluestone patios, electrical for hot tub, & dog run. 2 car garage. Close to Lincoln elementary school, the el & Metra, restaurants, cafes, grocery stores & downtown. Move in this summer and enjoy the very best of Evanston!
1st time on the market in 62 years. Lovely well-maintained home. Don't miss this one! Large screened porch, formal DR has french doors leading to front porch, extra large LR with beautiful mantle from a mansion in Chicago, eat-in kitchen, and a family room overlooking deck, beautiful landscaped yard, dog run, and artists studio or home office. Two car detached garage with an extra parking space. Great park across from garage. 2nd flr. boasts primary bedroom with newer bath, three more generous size bedrooms, and half bath. A second floor corridor is also on 2nd floor for an office space or sitting room. the basement is full with laundry, storage and home projects. There are newer windows, 5 yr old roof, central air and much much more. Close to transportation, shopping, parks.
Traditional charm abounds in this lovely brick home, located right across from Perkins Woods and a half block from Lincolnwood School! Enter the foyer and you'll see the nice living room with its large bay window and woodburning fireplace. The formal dining room leads to kitchen. From the south side of the living room, you'll step down into the bright family room (also with bay window).Adjacent is the wonderful sunroom with floor to ceiling windows, which overlooks the large deck and great backyard. On the second level, there are all newer Marvin windows, three good-sized bedrooms and a sunny master suite, including loads of closets, a full bath and even a sewing room (for extra storage)! Newer roof. Close proximity to Central St. shops and restaurants, Metra. Also near downtown Evanston, Northwestern University, Lake Michigan, I-94 and Old Orchard shopping mall.
Beautiful one bedroom loft condo for sale in downtown Evanston area. Tons of built in shelving for all your storage needs. this pet friendly building is walking distance to trains, farmers market, beach, restaurants and Northwestern University. 14ft ceilings open floor plan with open loft bedroom. Huge windows, gas fireplace, low HOA and balcony for bbq's, Heated indoor parking included in price. Brand new stackable laundry in unit. This is a pet friendly building.
Move right in! Rarely available townhouse in convenient NW Evanston location, lives like a single family home. Many improvements just completed, neutral and fresh. New windows in the kitchen, new carpet on second floor, hardwood floors on first floor refinished, fresh paint throughout, and more. Lots of light and space, skylights, hardwood floors, floor to ceiling windows. Walk right out the sliding doors to a beautiful deck and back garden area. Walk through the separate dining room into the warm, inviting, gourmet eat-in kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, table space and built-ins. The second floor offers a generous sized primary bedroom with loads of closet space, and separate primary bath. Two additional bedrooms, and a full hall bath complete the second floor. The two car attached garage is such a wonderful convenience. Easy walk to the the Metra, Central Street shops and restaurants, schools, and parks. Move in!
Enjoy lovely tree top views from this terrific two bedroom, two bath corner unit that has it all! Spacious layout features large, open living room and dining area with bamboo floors, eat-in kitchen, balcony, gas/wood burning fireplace, and full size washer and dryer. Generous room sizes include the primary bedroom with two closets and large bath with separate walk-in shower. Heated garage parking space #1 is included. This is a beautifully landscaped and well maintained elevator building in a great location. Walk to Central Street shops, restaurants, the Metra, the El, parks, the lake and more. Don't miss this very desirable property.
Enjoy the lake breezes and tree lined street views from your new home two blocks from Lee Street Beach. Lovely vintage details of this three story brick building continue inside the unit which was originally rehabbed and renovated in 2004. The spacious north facing living room highlights include picture molding, gas ventless fireplace with pretty white mantle, French doors opening to a Juliette balcony with restored iron railings, an east facing window for a slight lake glimpse, and wall sconces. Hardwood floors are throughout the unit. Off the living room is a cozy, secluded space which doubles as an office with a built in desk and home for the in-unit laundry. The south facing kitchen has ample granite countertops, 42" inch cherry cabinets, stainless steel appliances, under cabinet lighting, and room for a casual dining table. Both bedrooms are off the entry foyer. The primary suite features a bay window, walk in closet, and a shared primary bath with soaking tub. The second bedroom across the foyer has a small closet and a contemporary closet system to meet all your needs. Down the rear stairs find your way to the professionally landscaped common garden area with a setting for al fresco dining, grilling, or sitting back and chilling with friends and neighbors. Enjoy the daily benefits of being two blocks to Lake Michigan and four blocks to the El & Metra at Main Street & Chicago Avenue along with the shops & restaurants. Pet count limitations: 2 dogs, 3 cats but no more than 4 furry friends in the unit.
Broker Private Remarks: ALL BRICK CORNER BEAUTY NEAR EVERYTHING, BUS STOP THAT GOES TO HOWARD STATION OUT FRONT, 2 BLOCKS FOR OLD ORCHARD BUS LINES, NEWER MALL,WITH YOUR FAVORITE PLACES TO DINE OUT AND SHOP. 3 BEDROOMS AND 2 BATHS IN EACH UNIT. GLISTENING HARDWOOD FLOORS IN BOTH UNITS. TOP FLOOR HAS LIVING DINING COMBO. FRESHLY PAINTED THRU OUT. MASTER BEDROOM HAS FLOOR TO CEILING CLOSET AND PRIVATE BATH, RETRO TILED FLOORS . NEW DISH WASHER IN LARGE EAT IN KITCHEN WITH ROOM FOR TABLE SPACE , NEW COUNTER TOPS AND MOVE IN CONDITION. OUTSIDE DECK CAN ACCOMMODATE PATIO FURNITURE. RENTS CAN BE 1750.00, TENANTS PAY ALL THEIR OWN SEPARATE UTILITIES, EXCEPT WATER. FIRST FLOOR UNIT TO BE A DUBLICATE OF SECOND FLOOR UNIT, FRESHLY PAINTED, ALL APPLIANCES INCLUDED. FULL UNFINISHED BASEMENT WITH SEP 77X30 FT ROOM READY TO BE FINISHED WITH YOUR CREATIVE IDEAS. LAUNDRY IN BASEMENT, MECHANICAL ROOM WITH NEWER FURNACES, CENTRAL AIR ,H2O'S, NEWER ROOF 2019 , AND SEP STORAGE ROOMS. FRONT ENTRANCE AND BACK ENTRANCE TO BASEMENT, WITH NICE 2 CAR BRICK GARAGE, AND MANY NEWER WINDOWS THRU OUT AND DONT FORGET THERE IS ROOM ON DECK FOR PATIO FURNITURE AND WONDERFUL EVENINGS TO JUST RELAX. BUILDING HAS BEEN TAKEN CARE OF WITH ELECTRIC PANEL UPGRADED TO BREAKERS. BACK STAIRCASE AND DECKS HAVE BEEN REDONE. ONE UNIT IS VACANT AND ONE IS OCCUPIED WITH A LEASE UNTIL JANUARY 2022. DON'T MISS ON THIS ONE, CALL TODAY FOR YOUR PRIVATE SHOWING.
Once in over 30-year opportunity to own this very special historic landmark 2-flat in premier Evanston location. Perfect setup for large home office, owner occupation with income generating apartment, or multi-generational living. The first-floor unit features soaring ceilings and grand rooms. Vintage details include oversized windows and French doors, original hardwood floors and working fireplace. In the exquisite owners' 2nd and 3rd floor unit renovation, no detail was spared, starting with the paneled staircase leading you to this gorgeous space. Gracious living room with two seating areas, built-ins and a restored coal basket gas fireplace. Formal dining room. Cook's kitchen with custom wood cabinets, professional-style gas cooktop, wall oven and pantry. Flexible floor plan includes 1st- level den/office/bedroom which opens completely to the living area with pocket doors. Full bathroom with in-unit laundry. The 2nd level primary suite has a stunning bath with steam shower, bidet, custom double sink vanity and dressing table. The other bedroom on this floor also has an en-suite full bath and wall of closets. An office work space is built-in between the two upper-level bedrooms. Featured in design magazines, every inch of this home is used creatively and has been maintained beautifully. From the hidden wine closet in the dining room, to the storage under the seating in the bedroom level landing. Envy inducing wrap around front porch and lovely European inspired backyard that is professionally landscaped, fenced, and irrigated. Newer 2.5- car garage with additional off-the-street parking spot. Perfect central Evanston location: walk to trains, shopping, dining and entertainment. Close to Lake Michigan, two parks, Northwestern University and all assigned/district schools.
Unbeatable space just steps from Bent Park in Willard School! Extensive renovation in 2013, this exceptional home features four levels of versatile, finished space - including the hard-to-find first floor bedroom with full bath PLUS adjacent office nook. Formal living room and dining room plus large kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances a generous island - opens to a sizable family room and adjacent deck overlooking the back yard. Envision large parties (post-Covid!) easily flowing inside and out with great extra casual space in the finished basement. Second floor with large master suite featuring steam shower, soaking tub and double vanity plus walk-in closet and private balcony. Two additional bedrooms on second floor along with laundry room and kitchenette for your morning coffee. Finished third floor is great playroom, additional bedroom(s), studio or office. So many options set on a block with neighborhood block parties, front yard gatherings and so close to Bent Park - featuring a playground, soccer fields, tennis courts and basketball. A wonderful family home with abundant flexible space!
This charming Victorian farmhouse is ready for the new home owner. From the welcoming porch one enters a sun filled living space complete with fireplace. Original built in cabinets and shelving were kept in the dining room to add detail to the room. The updated kitchen has plenty of room for others to join the cook in the kitchen. The breakfast area looks out over the deck and back yard. With a vaulted ceiling, the family room is right off the kitchen w/ floor to ceiling window line offering plenty of natural light into the room. Just off the top of the second floor stairs is the primary bedroom with adjoining bathroom. The remaining two bedrooms are spacious with good closet space. An additional bonus room is found on the third floor which is currently used for additional office space and exercise. The large deck includes a gas fire pit table for year round enjoyment. The house had a full tear off with new roof But the two car garage is in need of a roof. Move in, make this your home and enjoy.
This home is located at 9449 Lincolnwood Drive Evanston, IL 60203 US and has been listed on Homes.com since 29 April 2021 and is currently priced at $575,000. This property was built in 1940. 9449 Lincolnwood Drive is within the school district(s) Evanston/skokie School District 65 and Evanston Township High School District 202 with nearby schools including Walker Elementary School, Chute Middle School, and Evanston Township High School. Similar properties nearby are <a href="/property/1729-lake-ave-wilmette-il-60091/id-600013242169/">1729 Lake Ave</a>, <a href="/property/8855-karlov-ave-skokie-il-60076/id-600012881062/">8855 Karlov Ave</a>, 8053 Elmwood Ave, 517 Chicago Ave, <a href="/property/2209-dodge-ave-evanston-il-60201/id-600013408630/">2209 Dodge Ave</a>, 615 Custer Ave, <a href="/property/8814-forestview-rd-evanston-il-60203/id-600013380913/">8814 Forestview Rd</a>, <a href="/property/3445-harrison-st-evanston-il-60201/id-600013385890/">3445 Harrison St</a>, <a href="/property/2107-sherman-ave-b-evanston-il-60201/id-600012890476/">2107 Sherman Ave B</a>, and <a href="/property/551-ridge-rd-kenilworth-il-60043/id-600013377241/">551 Ridge Rd</a>.
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A stunning renovation of an Evanston Colonial. This home is located on a cul-de-sac with no alley, very special in Evanston. The inviting foyer welcomes you to the formal living room complete with a wood burning fireplace and built in bookshelves, the perfect spot for relaxing and entertaining alike. A wall of east facing floor to ceiling windows overlooking the backyard invites you into the combined family room & kitchen with an eat in breakfast area, the heart of the home. The kitchen boasts TONS of storage and countertop space, two ovens and a large farm sink. A large dining room adjacent to the kitchen makes entertaining super easy. The second floor houses four large bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The primary bath features an intricate Mexican tile floor and stone shower complete with a frameless glass door. The hallway bath has a tub/shower combination perfectly adorned with penny tile throughout. A partial attic is accessible from the second floor and plumbing has been added should the next owner(s) like to finish the attic. The basement has a Dricore sub-floor covered in colorful carpet. Along with being the perfect space for the kids to escape, the basement has a built in Murphy bed. From 2008-2011 the existing homeowner upgraded the electrical, plumbing and HVAC (furnaces and condenser units) throughout the entire house, including adding a second HVAC zone. All 3.5 bathrooms have heated floors as does the family room and kitchen. A newer 2-car garage with built-in storage cabinets and workbench, new front patio & split-level outdoor back patio featuring stone countertops, built-in grill, and sink with hot and cold water supply, all-new multi-zone sprinkler system for both the front and backyard, new cement driveway, new drain tile and sump pump, natural gas powered generator, new landscaping, tankless water heater and new Marvin windows. As of 2020 current owner added a brand new Timberline HDZ RS shingle roof and TruCedar steel siding. Nothing to do here
SPACIOUS & SUN-FILLED! Gracious northwest Evanston home on idyllic street lovingly & meticulously maintained and continuously updated by two generations of the same family for over 67 years! This very special 3 Bedroom, 3.1 Bath Colonial home situated on a quiet and tree-lined street is ready to call home, nothing to do but move in. Beautiful hardwood floors throughout, a terrific floor plan with gracious rooms and great circular flow perfect for everyday living and/or entertaining. The large Living room centers on a beautiful gas fireplace and has a large bay window at one end and a pair of built-ins which flank French doors leading to the 3-season enclosed porch. Perfect for work-from-home or e-learning, the office complete with a fireplace and sitting space is the perfect cozy retreat. The huge Dining Room with bay window and lovely built-ins also opens to the 3-season enclosed porch and offers a flexible floor plan which can allow this room to become the perfect Family Room. The Kitchen with large eat-in-area is sure to be the heart of this home- S/S appliances with a large island and great counter space. All overlooks and opens to a beautiful patio which wraps around the back of the house. The professionally landscaped & fully fenced yard offers great green space and edged with lovely garden beds. The 2.5 car garage has ample space for extra storage. The 2nd floor is home to an exceptionally large Primary suite with a wall of closets and spacious bathroom. The additional two large bedrooms are sun-filled and have professionally finished closets with one having a cedar closet as well. The hall bath is very large and has space for a 2nd floor laundry if desired. A beautifully finished lower level offers additional great living space boasting a large recreation room with fireplace, an office/exercise room, full bath, large laundry room and workshop room. Walking distance to Porter Park, Lincolnwood School, Perkins Woods and more. This is a house rich in history and wonderful memories offering so much that it truly is the perfect home!
Magnificent Ernest Mayo Landmark home in the heart of Evanston, just steps to the Lake and all the shops and restaurants Evanston has to offer. Ideally located and beautifully restored, 1225 Forest offers the best of new construction and the quality, character and charm of turn-of-the-century architecture. Beautifully situated on a corner lot, this home is full of light. Enter through the magnificent original front door to a spacious foyer with beamed ceilings, hand-finished oak paneling, leaded glass windows, and the grand center staircase. The gracious floor plan offers wonderful spaces to relax and entertain, including a first floor office or den, grand living room with wood burning fireplace and built-in bookcases, formal dining room with fireplace, family room with gorgeous windows surrounding the space, and the stunning eat-in cook's kitchen which has been expanded and completely renovated with every custom amenity. The second floor bedrooms and baths are similarly beautiful with wonderful updates throughout, including a spectacular primary suite with huge walk in closet, dressing room, and bath with cast iron tub, dual custom vanity, separate shower, and heated marble mosaic flooring. A new second floor laundry was added and the hall bath has been fully updated to serve the three spacious bedrooms. Spectacular great room on the third floor with two additional bedrooms and beautifully updated hall bath. All mechanicals up-to-date with 3 heating and cooling zones, 2 new hot water heaters with pump, and too many updates to list (see full list and floor plans under Additional Information.) This home is the ideal combination of Old World craftsmanship and modern convenience, in a perfect walk-to-everything location. Must see to appreciate the quality and beauty throughout this very special home.