For Sale: 3978 S LAKE PARK, Chicago, IL 60653. 5-bedroom 4.5-bath, 1883 Oakland $885,000 begin new search
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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. Powder room added and tucked away on main level. Spacious kitchen prepped for your finishing touches. 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!

Address 3978 S LAKE PARK

Chicago, IL 60653
Listing Status Active
Asking Price $885,000
Original Listing $895,000 @
Ownership
Property Type Fee Simple
Asssessment N/A
HOA Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Rooms
Office, Bedroom 5
Square Footage Not Disclosed
Bedrooms 5
Full Bathrooms 4
Half Baths 1
Location
Directions Lake Shore Drive to 39th, west to Lake Park on west side of street.
Neighborhood Oakland
School District Not Listed
Public Records
County Cook
Tax PIN 20021030330000
Property Tax $7,516 for the year 2019
Features
Year Built 1883
Laundry Location
Elevator Not Listed
Cooling 2 (Window/Wall Unit)
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
Sewer/Septic Public Sewer
Fireplaces Not Listed (5)
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Historic/Period Mlwk, Special Millwork
Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Basement Full
High School District 299
Living Area Source Estimated
New Construction No
Monthly Payment Calculator
Listing Source
Platform MRED
AOR
MLS Number MRD11067198
Courtesy of Baird & Warner
Exterior
Style Detached Single
Material Balcony,Deck,Patio
Lot Size 37 X 180
Fencing Not Listed
Topography Not Listed
Swimming Pool Not Listed
Parking
Total Spaces:
Garage Spaces: 3
Non-Garage Spaces: 0 -
View Not Listed