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    3978 S Lake Park Avenue

    Chicago, IL 60653
    • $895,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 91 days
    • MLS #: 11067198
    UPDATED: 24 min ago
    $895,000
    • 5
      BEDS
    • 0.16
      ACRES
    • 4
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 5,400
      SQFT
    • $166
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1883
    County:

    School Information

    Elementary School:
    Middle School:
    School District:
    299

    Description

    POPULAR BRONZEVILLE/OAKLAND AREA! Beautifully restored Victorian Greystone Mansion! This amazing masterpiece is approx 5400SF and is unique to any other residences in the area. Featuring; Oversized lot with 5BR's/4.5BA's, formal dining room, sitting parlor, great room, soaring ceilings, and chevron wood flooring. Recreated staircase landing & bench designed by a European craftsman, along with stunning ceiling detail and millwork. Turn-of-the-century hardware, lighting, and pocket doors restored to pristine condition. Reconstructed intricate hardwood flooring with original lattice pattern and custom detail, ready for your preferred stain in several living areas. Charming sitting room is adjacent to great room featuring one of the 5 gas/woodburing fireplaces (2 additional fireplaces avail to restore) with designer custom tile. Elegant dining room includes beautifully restored wood trim, built-ins, and reconstructed cove ceilings. Spacious kitchen has been gutted and prepped for you to customize the blank canvas with your preferred design. Powder room added and tucked away on main level. Primary bedroom features hardwood flooring, fireplace, soaring cove ceiling, dressing parlor, and ensuite with whirlpool tub and sep shower. Secondary bedroom includes Jack-and-Jill bathroom, with pocket doors opening to bedroom/parlor with fireplace, and wet bar. Additional main suite includes attached luxury bathroom w/steam shower, whirlpool tub, and double sinks. Top floor features 2 additional bedrooms, hardwood flooring, and full bath. Amazing reproduction lighting from Victorian Lighting Works valued at over $50k alone. Roof was a tear off in 2015 using historic landmark shingles. 3 car garage and back veranda built in 2012, new lighting push buttons and new plumbing in 2015. Basement features approx 9.5ft ceilings and was specially prepped to offer additional living area, with 2 fireplaces, bedroom space, and bathroom rough, for future build-out. Sprawling outdoor space includes stunning landscaped backyard with seating area and access from garage party door. Rooftop access and balcony also great for additional entertainment space. Convenient location, steps to lake, 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! Being sold in current condition, allowing buyer's to add final touches to complete this historical beauty. NOTE; 1ST EXTERIOR PIC IS OF ORIGINAL CONDITION/LAST PIC IS CURRENT CONDITION. Please ask for details. Also, AMAZING opportunity and location for PRIVATE RESIDENCE, AIRBNB or BED & BREAKFAST!

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    3978 S Lake Park Avenue Chicago, IL 60653

    • Price: $895,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 24 min ago
    • MLS #: 11067198
    5
    Beds
    4
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    0.16
    Acres
    5,400
    SQFT
    $166
    $/SQFT
    1883
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Chi - Oakland
    County:
    Cook
    Area:
    Chi - Oakland
    Elementary School:
    Robinson Elementary School
    Middle School:
    Fuller Elementary School
    High School:
    Phillips Academy High School
    School District:
    299
    Property Description
    POPULAR BRONZEVILLE/OAKLAND AREA! Beautifully restored Victorian Greystone Mansion! This amazing masterpiece is approx 5400SF and is unique to any other residences in the area. Featuring; Oversized lot with 5BR's/4.5BA's, formal dining room, sitting parlor, great room, soaring ceilings, and chevron wood flooring. Recreated staircase landing & bench designed by a European craftsman, along with stunning ceiling detail and millwork. Turn-of-the-century hardware, lighting, and pocket doors restored to pristine condition. Reconstructed intricate hardwood flooring with original lattice pattern and custom detail, ready for your preferred stain in several living areas. Charming sitting room is adjacent to great room featuring one of the 5 gas/woodburing fireplaces (2 additional fireplaces avail to restore) with designer custom tile. Elegant dining room includes beautifully restored wood trim, built-ins, and reconstructed cove ceilings. Spacious kitchen has been gutted and prepped for you to customize the blank canvas with your preferred design. Powder room added and tucked away on main level. Primary bedroom features hardwood flooring, fireplace, soaring cove ceiling, dressing parlor, and ensuite with whirlpool tub and sep shower. Secondary bedroom includes Jack-and-Jill bathroom, with pocket doors opening to bedroom/parlor with fireplace, and wet bar. Additional main suite includes attached luxury bathroom w/steam shower, whirlpool tub, and double sinks. Top floor features 2 additional bedrooms, hardwood flooring, and full bath. Amazing reproduction lighting from Victorian Lighting Works valued at over $50k alone. Roof was a tear off in 2015 using historic landmark shingles. 3 car garage and back veranda built in 2012, new lighting push buttons and new plumbing in 2015. Basement features approx 9.5ft ceilings and was specially prepped to offer additional living area, with 2 fireplaces, bedroom space, and bathroom rough, for future build-out. Sprawling outdoor space includes stunning landscaped backyard with seating area and access from garage party door. Rooftop access and balcony also great for additional entertainment space. Convenient location, steps to lake, 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! Being sold in current condition, allowing buyer's to add final touches to complete this historical beauty. NOTE; 1ST EXTERIOR PIC IS OF ORIGINAL CONDITION/LAST PIC IS CURRENT CONDITION. Please ask for details. Also, AMAZING opportunity and location for PRIVATE RESIDENCE, AIRBNB or BED & BREAKFAST!
    Exterior Features

    Architectural Style Greystone Exterior Building Type BrickStone Exterior Features BalconyDeckPatio Garage Details Garage Door Opener(S) Garage On Site Yes Garage Ownership Owned Garage Type Detached Is Parking Includedin Price Yes Number Of Cars 3 Parking Garage Type Detached 3 Stories Waterfront YN No

    Interior Features

    2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood 2nd Bedroom Level 2nd Level 3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood 3rd Bedroom Level 2nd Level 4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood 4th Bedroom Level 3rd Level Addtl Room1 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room1 Level Main Level Addtl Room1 Name Office Addtl Room2 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room2 Level 3rd Level Addtl Room2 Name 5th Bdrm Basement Full Basement Bathrooms YN No Basement Description UnfinishedRoughed-In Fireplace Bath Amenities WhirlpoolSeparate ShowerSteam ShowerDouble Sink Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Built Before1978 YN Yes Cooling 2 (Window/Wall Unit) Dining Room Flooring Hardwood Dining Room Level Main Level Family Room Flooring Hardwood Family Room Level 2nd Level Fireplaces Total 5 Heating Natural GasForced Air Interior Features Hardwood FloorsBuilt-In FeaturesWalk-In Closet(S)Historic/Period MlwkSpecial Millwork Kitchen Level Main Level Laundry Level 2nd Level Living Room Flooring Hardwood Living Room Level Main Level Master Bedroom Bath Full Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level Other Equipment Multiple Water Heaters Room Type OfficeBedroom 5 Rooms Total 10 Total Sq Ft 3831

    Property Features

    Age 100+ Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Community Features CurbsSidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Corporate Limits Chicago Disability Access And Or Equipped No Holds Earnest Money Yes New Construction YN No Offeredfor Saleor Rent No Ownership Type Fee Simple Property Type Detached Single Rebuilt YN No Recent Rehab YN Yes Rehab Year 2019 Sewer Public Sewer Special Assessments No Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany Special Service Area N Tax Annual Amount 7515.96 Tax Exemptions None Tax Year 2019 Township Hyde Park Water Source Lake Michigan

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