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$1,699,999
40 Days Online

5536 N Lakewood Avenue
Chicago, IL 60640

For Sale|Single Family Home|Active Under Contract
4
Beds
3
Full Baths
1
Partial Bath
3,895
SqFt
$436
/SqFt
1900
Built
Subdivision:
Lakewood Balmoral
County:
Cook
Listing Courtesy of MRED as distributed by MLS Grid of Coldwell Banker Realty

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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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Listing Snapshot
Price 
$1,699,999
Days Online 
40 Days
Bedrooms 
4
Inside Area (SqFt) 
3,895 sqft
Total Baths 
4
Full Baths 
3
Partial Baths 
1
Lot Size 
0.0918 Acres
Year Built 
1900
MLS Number 
11411980
Status 
Active Under Contract
Property Tax 
$19,209
HOA/Condo/Coop Fees 
N/A
Sq Ft Source 
Plans
Friends & Family
Recent Activity
a month agoListing updated with changes from the MLS
a month agoStatus changed to Active Under Contract
a month agoListing first seen online
General Features
Style 
Colonial
Sewer 
Public Sewer
Electric 
200+ Amp Service
Basement 
FullEnglish
Acreage 
0.0918
Water 
Public
Foundation 
Brick/ MortarConcrete Perimeter
General Information 
None
Garage 
Detached
Rooms Total 
10
Type Detached 
3 Stories
Lot Size 
Less Than .25 Acre
Garage Spaces 
3
Interior Features
Cooling 
Central Air
Heating 
Natural Gas
Appliances 
RangeMicrowaveDishwasherHigh End RefrigeratorWasherDryerStainless Steel Appliance(s)Range HoodRefrigerator
Interior 
Skylight(s)Hardwood FloorsSecond Floor LaundryWalk-In Closet(s)Granite CountersBeamed CeilingsVaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
Fireplaces 
2
Fireplace Features 
Wood Burning
Laundry Features 
In Unit
Bathroom 
Steam ShowerDouble Sink
Fireplace Locations 
Family RoomBasement
Room Types 
Bonus RoomBedroom 5FoyerDeck
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Exterior Features
Roof 
Asphalt
Waterfront Property 
No
Community Features
Association Dues 
0
Township 
Lake View
MLS Area 
CHI - Edgewater
Association Fee Includes 
None
Schools
School District
299
Elementary School
Peirce Elementary School Intl St
Middle School
Unknown
High School
Senn High School
Listing Courtesy of MRED as distributed by MLS Grid of Coldwell Banker Realty



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