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3949 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60653

$399,990 Contingent

  • For Sale
  • Contingent
  • Single Family
  • 8 Beds
  • 5 Full Baths
  • 5,676 Sq. Ft.
  • 3 Car Garage
  • Updated 2 days ago
3949 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60653 View this property at 3949 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60653
3949 South Ellis Avenue Chicago IL 60653

Property Description

A vintage gem in an amazing location! This property is truly rare & one of the most special around. Bring your imagination & your architect to rehabilitate this 1892 Romanesque red sandstone treasure back to its original grandeur & create this incredible mansion-like space & make it your own. The property sits 3 full stories (5,676 sq. ft.) above grade, on an OVERSIZED lot. What a tremendous find! Currently configured with 8 bedrooms & 5 full baths, the residence boasts many charming original features that set it apart, including all the original functional pocket doors, a Peeler mirror and 6 original fireplaces. The 1892 sq. ft. full basement can be finished for use as part of the home, as an in-law suite or separate rental quarters.
Adding to the allure is a side drive with a three-car garage & plenty of adjacent space to accommodate a swimming pool, basketball or tennis court. The outstanding address in Oakland is unbeatable, just two blocks from Oakwood Beach & 10 minutes downtown.

Full Property Details for 3949 South Ellis Avenue

  • Price: $399,990
  • Taxes: $12,480 (2015)
  • Status: Contingent
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 09395831
  • Updated: 12/1/2016
  • Added: 4 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 3949 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL
  • Listed at $399,990 on 11/29/16

Interior

  • Number of Rooms: 12
  • Rooms/Areas: 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, 8th Bedroom
  • Interior Features: Hardwood Floors, 1st-Floor Bath
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number of Fireplaces: 6
  • Fireplace(s): Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Wood-Burning

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 5
  • Full Bathrooms: 5
  • Master Bathroom: Full

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 8
  • Bedrooms(Abv Grade): 8
  • Master Bedroom: Hardwood, 14 x 18, 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 2: Hardwood, 14 x 14, 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 3: Hardwood, 14 x 12, 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 4: Hardwood, 14 x 14, 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 5: Hardwood, 14 x 18, 3rd Level
  • Bedroom 6: Hardwood, 14 x 14, 3rd Level
  • Bedroom 7: Hardwood, 14 x 12, 3rd Level
  • Bedroom 8: Hardwood, 14 x 14, 3rd Level

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Carpet, 16 x 18, Main Level
  • Family Room: Carpet, 16 x 16, Main Level
  • Kitchen: Eating Area/Table Space, Vinyl, 16 x 14, Main Level
  • Dining Room: Separate, Carpet, 16 x 14, Main Level

Exterior

  • Exterior Features: Deck, Patio, Porch, Storms/Screens

Parking

  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Ownership: Owned
  • Garage Description: Garage Door Opener(s)
  • Garage Spaces: 3
  • Number of Cars: 3
  • Parking Type: Garage
  • Garage Description: Garage Door Opener(s)

Location

  • Area: CHI - Oakland
  • County: Cook
  • Township: HYDE PARK
  • Driving Directions: Pershing to Ellis south to home
  • Direction Faces: W (West)

School Information

  • Elem School District: 299
  • Midd School District: 299
  • High School District: 299

Community

  • Community Features: Park/Playground, Tennis Courts, Pond/Lake, Sidewalks, Streetlights, Paved Street

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: None
  • Heating Type: Gas

Utilities

  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Lake Michigan

Structural Information

  • Construction: 3 Stories
  • Exterior Const.: Stone
  • Basement Desc.: Full, Unfinished
  • Foundation: Concrete
  • Roof: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
  • Square Feet: 5,676
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Year Built: 1892
  • Built Before 1978: Yes

Lot Features

  • Lot Size Range: Less than .25 Acre
  • Lot Dimensions: 65 x 183
  • Driveway/Sidewalk: Concrete
  • Lot Features: Commuter Bus, Commuter Train, Interstate Access

Financial Considerations

  • Assoc Fee Freq.: Not Applicable
  • Parking Included: Yes
  • Tax Amount: $12,480.91
  • Tax Year: 2015
  • Terms: Conventional, FHA, VA

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Assmt Includes: None
  • Special Assmt Incl: N
  • APN: 20021030090000

Listed by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff

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3949 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60653 (MLS# 09395831) is a Single Family property with 8 bedrooms and 5 full bathrooms. 3949 South Ellis Avenue is currently listed for $399,990 and was received on November 29, 2016. Want to learn more about 3949 South Ellis Avenue? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Oakland? You can browse all Oakland real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.

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