For Sale: 5557 N WAYNE, Chicago, IL 60640. 6-bedroom 3.5-bath, 1910 Lakewood Balmoral $2,090,000 begin new search
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Completely reimagined and exquisitely designed solid masonry residence on an oversized corner lot (37 x 123) in highly sought-after Lakewood Balmoral Historic District/Andersonville. This impressive 6 bedroom/3.5 bathroom home with 5 designated outdoor areas will delight at every turn, every sight line and every perfectly selected finish. Main level showcases a gorgeous entry foyer leading to an open/airy living room anchored by a beautiful direct vent gas fireplace with artisan-crafted, handmade natural wood shelving and mantel. The extra wide dining room features a gorgeous bay window and accommodating space for large dining set and gatherings. The stylish kitchen plays a unique and central role as the centerpiece of the main level connecting the front and back of the home. Streamlined, efficient and modern in design the kitchen exudes a classic yet contemporary sensibility that is highlighted by substantial grey/blue and natural oak wood Archisesto Italian-made cabinetry and Dacor professional grade appliances including two sleek stainless steel ovens, a showpiece stove with copper capped burners and a panel wrapped dishwasher plus 8-foot panel wrapped refrigerator and freezer towers. Endless quartz countertops/backsplash and incredible lighting create a striking design statement all centered around a beautiful, large quartz island with natural wood edge. The sizable family room spans the rear width of home and affords ample space for an additional table and plenty of comfortable sectional seating. A stunning single row of built ins and an electric fireplace complete the family room. The sliding door from the family room leads to a large deck overlooking the grassy yard, beautiful foliage, and a paver patio for entertaining/relaxing. Back deck/fenced yard/patio can also be accessed through the transitional mud room off the family room which features a custom-crafted shelving unit plus a large storage closet. Upper level contains 4 bedroom/2 bathrooms with the primary bedroom having a sizable walk-in closet with custom built in shelving and a private, east facing balcony overlooking the yard. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms upstairs are each extremely large with a beautiful double vanity bathroom across the hall. 4th bedroom up can double as a great office with access to a private front terrace above the front porch. Custom transom windows above doors plus a beautiful skylight above the staircase brightens the home with rays of sun beaming down through every level. 2nd floor side-by-side laundry and large sink with custom cabinetry provides for ease and convenience. The finished lower level features 8' ceilings; radiant heated cork flooring; multiple large windows delivering bright sunlight; a stunning recreational room with wet bar, beverage refrigerator and a wall of built-in custom shelving/cabinetry for a variety of uses; two additional large bedrooms that can serve multi-purposes; a full bathroom; and large storage closets. Sump pump, ejector pit complete the basement. Home is wired for sound, too! Extra deep 2 car garage with storage loft as added bonus. Conveniently located close to several highly rated, award-winning schools: Peirce Elementary (Level 1+ CPS), Rogers Park Montessori, Waldorf School, Lycee Francais, Northside Catholic Academy; and Stone Scholastic Academy (Level 1+ CPS Magnet). Developed and designed by Elevation Home, this forward renovation integrates accessibility and comfort with an elevated and sophisticated design style. Marketing and showings are curated exclusively through SwakeGroup at Dream Town Realty.

Address 5557 N WAYNE

Chicago, IL 60640
Listing Status Active
Asking Price $2,090,000
Original Listing $2,190,000 @
Property Type Fee Simple
Asssessment N/A
Bedroom 5, Bedroom 6, Deck, Foyer, Mud Room, Recreation Room, Storage, Terrace, Walk In Closet
Square Footage Not Disclosed
Bedrooms 6
Full Bathrooms 3
Half Baths 1
Directions SE Corner of Wayne and Bryn Mawr
Community Area Lakewood Balmoral
Neighborhood Edgewater
School District Not Listed
Public Records
County Cook
Tax PIN 14081040010000
Property Tax $12,766 for the year 2020
Year Built 1910
Laundry Location Sink
Elevator Not Listed
Cooling Central Air
Heating Natural Gas
Sewer/Septic Public Sewer,Sewer-Storm
Fireplaces Electric,Gas Log,Gas Starter (2)
Interior Features Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, Walk-In Closet(s), Separate Dining Room
Appliances Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop, Range Hood
Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Basement English
Electric 200+ Amp Service
High School District 299
Living Area Source Taped
Lot Features Corner Lot, Fenced Yard
New Construction No
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Listing Source
Platform MRED
MLS Number MRD11167783
Courtesy of Dream Town Realty
Style Detached Single
Material Balcony,Deck,Patio,Brick Paver Patio,Storms/Screens
Lot Size 37 X 123
Fencing Not Listed
Topography Not Listed
Swimming Pool Not Listed
Total Spaces:
Garage Spaces: 2
Non-Garage Spaces: 0 -
View Not Listed