For Sale: 5151 N LA CROSSE, Chicago, IL 60630. 3-bedroom 2.5-bath, 1960 Forest Glen $559,000 begin new search
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FOREST GLEN premier neighborhood! MOVE IN READY, GUT REHABBED, BRICK 2 story home with ALL NEW MECHANICALS on beautiful LACROSSE Ave! 2150 square feet of rehabbed living space & quality finishes sitting on an oversized Chicago lot facing a beautiful private view. Presents a large open-concept living- dining- eat-in-kitchen on the main level, 3 spacious, full ceiling height bedrooms on the second level and 2.5 remodeled bathrooms. The fully renovated basement offers high ceilings, family room- recreation room with lots of storage and exterior access! You can easily fit a 4th bedroom in the basement. Home was gutted, extensively renovated and redesigned within the past five years. Improvements include: 80% new drywall, all exterior walls reframed and fully insulated. All new plumbing, new units A/C and HVAC, new ductwork, new complete electrical service, replaced all conduit, main breakers and recessed lighting. High efficiency tankless electric water heater. Nest detectors. New bathroom walls, floors, fixtures, spa-tub, limestone/onyx and stone /glass tiles. New installed exotic walnut hardwood floor,(throughout main level), refinished hardwood floors on upper level, wide plank flooring on the lower level. Living room features a center wood burning fireplace with new gas line starter custom designed in limestone slab with double two inches rough edge finished mantle. Floor to ceiling bay window was replaced in 2016. New interior premium doors, knobs, trim, wide baseboard throughout. The eat-in -kitchen features designer 42" walnut solid cabinetry ,double granite countertops with 2.5" edges, undermount oversized single-basin sink with waste disposal, new Grohe faucet, new vent, Kitchen Aid ss appliance and wine cooler. New stone mosaic backsplash. The front of the home was redone in 2019 with new concrete sidewalk, oversized entry stairs and landing. Custom front and side porches with columns, roofing and maintenance free railing were completed in 2019. A new limestone facade, tuckpointing throughout and windows capping were also completed in 2019. A new roof and chimney tuckpointing were completed in 2016. Highlight of this home is the large addition of the bi-level custom constructed maintenance-free deck, made of premium lines by Ultra Deck composite, a significant large project completed in 2017. This home is a rare find in an unbeatable location, walking distance to Beaubien Elementary award winning school that also offers selective enrollment gifted programs. Home located across from LaBagh Woods, Forest Preserves, North Branch Chicago River, bike trails, parks, a few minutes walk to Whole Foods, Target, Starbucks, Chipotle, Ross, LaFitness, Marianos, Chase, immediate access to bus, Forest Glen station Metra, I94 Edens, Blue Line, I90 , five miles drive to Chicago lakefront, eight miles to O'Hare airport, seven miles to downtown Chicago! The home also has a fenced-in landscaped backyard , a detached 2.5 car garage with roof overhang for storage. Photos are NOT virtually enhanced. Low real estate taxes for the area. Meticulously maintained and owner occupied since 2003.

Address 5151 N LA CROSSE

Chicago, IL 60630
Listing Status Active
Asking Price $559,000
Original Listing $599,000 @
Ownership
Property Type Fee Simple
Asssessment N/A
HOA Features Park, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved, Other
Rooms
Walk In Closet, Deck, Utility Room-Lower Level, Foyer
Square Footage Not Disclosed
Bedrooms 3
Full Bathrooms 2
Half Baths 1
Location
Directions Cicero to Berwyn Ave, west to Lacrosse ( one block), south to 5151.
Community Area Forest Glen
Neighborhood Forest Glen
School District Not Listed
Public Records
County Cook
Tax PIN 13094040020000
Property Tax $6,920 for the year 2019
Features
Year Built 1960
Laundry Location Gas Dryer Hookup,In Unit,Laundry Closet
Elevator Not Listed
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Zoned
Fireplaces Wood Burning,Gas Starter (1)
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, In-Law Arrangement, Walk-In Closet(s), Open Floorplan, Dining Combo, Drapes/Blinds, Granite Counters, Some Storm Doors
Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Gas Cooktop, Gas Oven, Range Hood
Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Basement Full
Below Grade Finished Area 750
Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Green Energy Efficient Water Heater
High School District 299
Living Area Source Estimated
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Garden, Outdoor Lighting, Sidewalks, Streetlights
New Construction No
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Listing Source
Platform MRED
AOR
MLS Number MRD10996515
Courtesy of Key Realty
Exterior
Style Detached Single
Material Deck,Patio,Porch,Storms/Screens
Lot Size 32X130
Fencing Not Listed
Topography Not Listed
Swimming Pool Not Listed
Parking
Total Spaces:
Garage Spaces: 2.5
Non-Garage Spaces: 0 -
View Not Listed