1539 W Sherwin Avenue Chicago, IL
$ 775,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11226055
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityChicago
  • AreaCHI - Rogers Park
  • NeighborhoodRogers Park
  • Zip60626
  • Style
  • Year Built1901
  • Taxes$ 10468
  • Price$ 775,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Lot Size7,492 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Redfin Corporation
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Absolutely Remarkable Four Square in Prime East Rogers Park Location! This meticulously maintained home is situated on a massive double lot (50X150) and features an expansive front porch for an impressive welcome. The exceptional attention to detail is evident from the moment you walk through the door as every element has been thoughtfully curated including beautiful turn-of-the-century millwork details that have been kept intact and improved. The living room is anchored by a handsome stone fireplace and flanked by vintage leaded glass windows, huge north facing picture windows ensure the room will be drenched in natural light throughout the day. The floorplan flows effortlessly to the formal dining area with coffered ceiling, providing the perfect space for hosting. French doors lead you to a quaint sunroom complete with built in shelving and makes for the perfect den or home office. Sliding glass doors take you to the serene back yard with manicured lawns and landscaping, koi pond, apple trees, and is the perfect tranquil respite from busy city life. Enormous eat-in kitchen complete with granite counters, sleek white modern cabinetry, premium ss appliance package including a commercial grade DCS oven w/hood. The immense primary bedroom with walk-in closet, can be arranged in a number of configurations and is limited only by your imagination, ensuite with dual vanity, Jacuzzi tub, and multi-head shower with glass surround. Thoughtful floorplan features generous room sizes with ample closet and storage space. Fully finished loft attic makes for the perfect home office, art studio, or unique entertaining space. Full basement is complete with a 2nd fireplace and is the perfect blank canvas for your design ideas. Home has many recent updates including: new roof, furnaces, air conditioner, windows, water heater and more! Located on an idyllic tree lined street just footsteps from the lakefront, CTA Red Line, and just minutes to Evanston. Schedule your private tour today!

Price History
9/22/2021 Listed $775,000

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop, Range Hood
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full, English
City Chicago
Community Features Park, Tennis Court(s), Lake, Curbs, Gated, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
County Cook
Days on Market 87
Directions Ashland Ave to Sherwin Ave - East to property
Electric Circuit Breakers, Fuses
Elementary School District 299
Exterior Features Balcony, Deck, Patio, Porch, Outdoor Grill
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Sep Heating Systems - 2+, Zoned
High School District 299
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hot Tub, Hardwood Floors, Walk-In Closet(s)
MLS Area CHI - Rogers Park
Middle/Junior School District 299
New Construction No
Other Structures Shed(s)
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active Under Contract
Status Contingent
Street Name Sherwin
Tax Annual Amount 10468.09
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 10
Township Rogers Park
Virtual Tour
Year Built 1901

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished, Crawl, Exterior Access
Bathrooom Whirlpool, Steam Shower, Double Sink, Full Body Spray Shower
Bedrooms Possible 4
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, Electric Dryer Hookup, In Unit, Multiple Locations, Sink
Livingareasource Not Reported
Room Type Recreation Room, Eating Area
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 1
Window Features Display Window(s), ENERGY STAR Qualified Windows, Skylight(s), Some Wood Windows

Exterior Features

Door Features ENERGY STAR Qualified Doors, Sliding Doors, Pocket Door(s)
Exterior Brick, Glass
Lot Dimensions 50X150
Lot Size Acres 0.172
Other Equipment Humidifier, TV-Cable, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan(s), Sump Pump
Water Source Public
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Contingent Average in 60626

AVG $270K
AVG $3,317
AVG 70
Year Built
AVG 1930
AVG 89
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