For Sale: 6226 N KNOX, Chicago, IL 60646. 5-bedroom 4.2-bath, 1936 Forest Glen $1,975,000 begin new search
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Overview

Magnificent English Tudor located on the much sought-after block of Knox Avenue in Sauganash! Charm and sophistication exude throughout the historically significant 5 bedrooms 6 baths Jumbo English Tudor! The home was originally designed and constructed in 1936 on an enormous 125 x 80 lot! This is undoubtedly one of Sauganash's iconic properties! Architecturally distinctive features with stunning gables, Lannon Stone brick, stucco, leaded glass windows, and traditional pitched slate and copper roofing! Main foyer has its original slate flooring. The home was lovingly restored and renovated reflecting today's amenities but retained the historic nuances of the original build. A fabulous and expansive addition was custom-designed in 1995. The highlight of the massive addition features a "Turreted Round Room" a Circular Walnut Border Flooring with Herringbone inset, Custom Plasterwork, and Circular Plastered Vaulted Ceiling. The gourmet kitchen is expansive: 16' by 24' and boasts Classic White Custom Cabinetry with desk/workstation, granite countertops, and backsplash, a peninsula with seating, coffered ceilings, Bay Window banquette dining with storage. Appliances: 48" 6 Burner with Griddle or Grill Five Star Oven/Range, Gas Cooktop, Electric Ovens with Convection, Microwave, Meile Dishwasher, Sub-Zero Pro-Line 48" Refrigerator Freezer with Glass Door, Scotsman Under Counter Ice Maker, and a Commercial Range Hood! Sun-drenched Family Room with Double custom, floor to ceiling built-in storage, French Doors, and side panels to the exterior, gas fireplace. Work from home in your conveniently located Office/Library features Custom Built-in shelving, copper roofing, and French Door for patio access. Traditional Formal Living Room features custom Parquet Flooring, Window Seat, and a massive Gas Limestone Fireplace. The formal dining room features original leaded glass doors to the Family Room entry, French Doors which lead into the Library Office, and a Butler Swing Door that leads to the mudroom with a Custom closet and personal entry access from either garage or exterior. The mudroom has its own powder room. The Formal Living Room features custom Parquet Flooring, Window Seat, large Gas Limestone Fireplace, Enjoy the formal Dining Room: Original leaded glass doors to Family Room entry, French Doors which lead into the Library Office and a Butler Swing Door leads to the mudroom. The Mudroom has a custom closet with personal entry from either garage or the exterior. The second level of this amazing home has all 5 bedrooms upstairs. Its Primary en suite is expansive with a sitting/dressing room complete with his and her custom closets with include built-ins for clothing storage. Custom built-in clothing storage in bedroom proper. An exquisite Junior Master Bedroom is also en suite and features the finest of finishes! The additional 3 bedrooms feature plenty of closets and storage space. Massive Basement is completely finished featuring the lower-level Home Theater and Gym with custom Steam Shower Bath. Mechanics have been meticulously maintained HVAC Central Air; Heating System: gas throughout, with Boiler/Hot Water as well, and added gas heating in original rooms. Home has four zones for maximum control and energy savings. All windows and doors are Pella Architecture Series with true divided light. The home has stunning hardwood floors throughout, a custom-designed sound system, and in-wall speakers. Elegant backyard stone patio featuring professionally landscaped yard space and hybrid perennial gardens in both front and yards. Attached two-car garage. Enjoy all that Sauganash has to offer: Walk to award-winning schools, bike trails, forest preserves, shopping, restaurants Whole Foods, Core Power Yoga, Starbucks. Easy access to transportation. 20 minutes to Union Station via Metra. An opportunity to own a piece of one of the most desirable and historically significant properties in one of Chicago's finest neighborhoods!

Address 6226 N KNOX

Chicago, IL 60646
Listing Status Active
Asking Price $1,975,000
Original Listing $1,975,000 @
Ownership
Property Type Fee Simple
Asssessment N/A
Rooms
Bedroom 5, Sitting Room, Office, Exercise Room, Theatre Room, Recreation Room, Utility Room-Lower Level, Mud Room, Foyer, Eating Area
Square Footage Not Disclosed
Bedrooms 5
Full Bathrooms 4
Half Baths 2
Location
Directions Peterson to Knox north to home or Devon to Knox and south to home
Neighborhood Forest Glen
School District Not Listed
Public Records
County Cook
Tax PIN 13031130170000
Property Tax $17,174 for the year 2019
Features
Year Built 1936
Laundry Location
Elevator Not Listed
Cooling Central Air
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Steam
Sewer/Septic Public Sewer
Fireplaces Gas Log (2)
Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Basement Full
Electric Circuit Breakers
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
High School District 299
Living Area Source Landlord/Tenant/Seller
New Construction No
Monthly Payment Calculator
Listing Source
Platform MRED
AOR
MLS Number MRD11041142
Courtesy of Compass
Exterior
Style Detached Single
Material Patio,Brick Paver Patio
Lot Size 80 X 125
Fencing Not Listed
Topography Not Listed
Roof Slate
Swimming Pool Not Listed
Parking
Total Spaces:
Garage Spaces: 2
Non-Garage Spaces: 0 -
View Not Listed