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    720 Michigan Avenue

    Evanston, IL 60202
    • $1,149,000
    • STATUS: Active Under Contract
    • ON SITE: 68 days
    • MLS #: 10959111
    Under Contract
    UPDATED: 55 min ago
    $1,149,000
    • 5
      BEDS
    • 0.2
      ACRES
    • 3
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 3,527
      SQFT
    • $326
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1888
    County:
    Area:

    School Information

    Elementary School:
    Middle School:
    School District:
    65

    Description

    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!

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    720 Michigan Avenue Evanston, IL 60202

    • Price: $1,149,000
    • Status: Active Under Contract
    • Updated: 55 min ago
    • MLS #: 10959111
    5
    Beds
    3
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    0.2
    Acres
    3,527
    SQFT
    $326
    $/SQFT
    1888
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Evanston
    County:
    Cook
    Area:
    Evanston
    Elementary School:
    Lincoln Elementary School
    Middle School:
    Nichols Middle School
    High School:
    Evanston Twp High School
    School District:
    65
    Property Description
    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!
    Exterior Features

    Architectural Style Victorian Driveway Off Alley Exterior Building Type Frame Exterior Features PatioBrick Paver PatioStorms/Screens Garage Details Garage Door Opener(S)Transmitter(S) Garage On Site Yes Garage Ownership Owned Garage Type Detached Is Parking Includedin Price Yes Lot Features LandscapedPartial FencingSidewalksStreetlightsWood Fence Model Victorian "Painted Lady" 3 Story Number Of Cars 2 Parking Garage Type Detached 3 Stories Waterfront YN No

    Interior Features

    2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood 2nd Bedroom Level 2nd Level 2nd Bedroom Window Treatments Blinds 3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood 3rd Bedroom Level 2nd Level 3rd Bedroom Window Treatments Blinds 4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood 4th Bedroom Level 2nd Level 4th Bedroom Window Treatments Blinds Addtl Room1 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room1 Level 2nd Level Addtl Room1 Name 5th Bdrm Addtl Room2 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room2 Level Main Level Addtl Room2 Name Eating Area Addtl Room3 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room3 Name Foyer Addtl Room4 Flooring Carpet Addtl Room4 Name Bonus Appliances MicrowaveDishwasherHigh End RefrigeratorBar FridgeWasherDryerDisposalStainless Steel Appliance(S)Range HoodGas OvenRangeRefrigerator Attic Finished Basement Full Basement Bathrooms YN No Basement Description Unfinished Bath Amenities WhirlpoolSeparate Shower Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Built Before1978 YN Yes Cooling Central AirSpace Pac Dining Room Separate Dining Room Flooring Hardwood Dining Room Level Main Level Family Room Flooring Hardwood Family Room Level Main Level Fireplace Features Gas Starter Fireplace Location Living Room Fireplaces Total 1 Heating Natural GasForced Air Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral CeilingsSkylight(S)Hardwood FloorsBuilt-In FeaturesWalk-In Closet(S)Historic/Period MlwkGranite Counters Kitchen Flooring Hardwood Kitchen Level Main Level Kitchen Type Eating Area-Breakfast BarEating Area-Table SpaceIslandBreakfast RoomCustom CabinetryGranite CountersUpdated Kitchen Laundry Flooring Other Laundry Level Basement Living Room Flooring Hardwood Living Room Level Main Level Master Bedroom Bath FullWhirlpool & Sep Shwr Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level Other Equipment HumidifierSecurity SystemCeiling Fan(S) Room Type Bedroom 5Eating AreaFoyerBonus Room Rooms Total 11 Total Sq Ft 3527

    Property Features

    Additional Parcels YN No Age 100+ Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Community Features ParkLakeCurbsSidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Contingency Attorney/Inspection Corporate Limits Evanston Disability Access And Or Equipped No Electric Circuit Breakers 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 No Rural YN No Sewer Public Sewer Special Assessments No Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany Special Service Area N Tax Annual Amount 24484.81 Tax Exemptions Homeowner Tax Year 2019 Township Evanston Water Source Lake Michigan

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