For Sale: 3978 S LAKE PARK, Chicago, IL 60653. 5-bedroom 4.5-bath, 1883 Oakland $799,999 begin new search
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New Year's Sale Price. Take advanatage of this Reduction to help with high interrest rates. Priced to Sell, as is condition. Seller wants the best and highest offers before the end of the Holidays. Beautifully restored Historic Greystone masterpiece. This stunning mansion has been restored to its original beauty and is approx 5400SF. Features included; an oversized lot with 5BR's/4.5BA's, a huge formal dining room, an elegant sitting parlor, and a charming great room. Architectural features include: soaring ceilings, restored chevron hardwood flooring, Recreated staircase landing & bench designed by a European craftsman, along with stunning ceiling details and millwork. Ornate hardware & recreated chandler lighting to resemble the original as-built during that era. Restored pristine condition, pocket doors. Intricate hardwood flooring with original lattice patterns and custom detail will amaze you. The floors are ready for your preferred stain. There are Five gas/wood-burning fireplaces (2 additional fireplaces avail to restore) with custom tilework. The Elegant dining room includes intricately restored wood trim, built-ins, and reconstructed cove ceilings. Spacious Chefs kitchen prepped for your finishing touches. The Primary bedroom has hardwood floors, fireplace, soaring cove ceiling, dressing parlor, and ensuite master bath with whirlpool tub and sep shower. Secondary bedrooms include a Jack-and-Jill bathroom, with pocket doors opening to bedroom/parlor with fireplace and wet bar. The additional main suite consists of an attached luxury bathroom with a steam shower, whirlpool tub, and double sinks. The upper floor includes an extra bedroom, entertainment room/guestroom with hardwood flooring, and full bath. Excellent reproduction lighting from Victorian Lighting Works valued at over $50k alone. The roof was a tear-off in 2015 using historic landmark shingles: three-car garage and back veranda built-in 2012, new lighting push buttons, and new plumbing in 2015. The basement featured approx 9.5ft ceilings and was specially prepped to offer additional living area/rental income unit, with two fireplaces (to be restored), bedroom space, and bathroom rough, for future build-out. The sprawling outdoor space includes a stunning landscaped backyard with a seating area and access from the garage party door. Rooftop access and balcony are also excellent for additional entertainment space. Convenient location, steps to lake and minutes to loop, 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! 1ST EXTERIOR PIC IS OF ORIGINAL CONDITION/THE LAST PIC IS IN CURRENT CONDITION. 48 hrs notice to show. AMAZING opportunity and location for PRIVATE RESIDENCE, AIRBNB, or BED & BREAKFAST! Prepare to be amazed!

Address 3978 S LAKE PARK

Chicago, IL 60653
Listing Status Active
Asking Price $799,999
Original Listing $890,000 @
Property Type Fee Simple
Asssessment N/A
HOA Features Park, Lake, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Office, Bedroom 5
Square Footage Not Disclosed
Bedrooms 5
Full Bathrooms 4
Half Baths 1
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 $7,334 for the year 2020
Year Built 1883
Laundry Location
Elevator Not Listed
Cooling Window/Wall Units - 2
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
MLS Number MRD11358331
Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Realty
Style Detached Single
Material Balcony,Deck,Patio
Lot Size 37 X 181
Fencing Not Listed
Topography Not Listed
Swimming Pool Not Listed
Total Spaces:
Garage Spaces: 3
Non-Garage Spaces: 0 -
View Not Listed