Address
245 N Kenilworth Avenue Oak Park, IL
Price
$ 950,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11065985
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityOak Park
  • AreaOak Park
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60302
  • StyleQueen Anne
  • Year Built1888
  • Taxes$ 34245
  • Price$ 950,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5874
  • Lot Size11,238 SqFt
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Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

WELCOME TO THE JOHN RANKIN HOUSE (1891) DESIGNED BY PATTON & FISHER, WHOSE MANY BUILDINGS GRACE ILLINOIS AND BEYOND. DESIGNED TO SIT MAJESTICALLY AT THE CORNER OF KENILWORTH AND ELIZABETH CT., THIS DISTINCTIVE 3 STORY VICTORIAN IS AT IN THE CENTER OF THE FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT PRAIRIE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE HISTORIC DISTRICT. NEWER ROOF AND EXTERIOR PAINT HIGHLIGHT THE GRACEFUL LINES OF THE HOUSE. THE DEEP FRONT PORCH ALLOWS FOR MULTIPLE SEATING CONFIGURATIONS TO ENJOY THE STREETSCAPE OF DISTINCTIVE HOMES. THIS HOME FEATURES A GRAND FOYER WITH DOUBLE POCKET DOORS TO THE LIVING ROOM WITH FP AND SUNROOM. FOYER ALSO OPENS TO THE LIBRARY WITH FP AND DINING ROOM. KITCHEN IS UPDATED WITH AN ISLAND AND OPENS TO THE FAMILY ROOM. UP THE GRAND STAIRCASE WITH DISTINCTIVE ART GLASS WINDOWS YOU WILL FIND ANOTHER HUGE GALLERY HALL. PRIMARY WITH FP AND 3 ADDITIONAL BEDROOMS. THE 5TH BEDROOM HAS BEEN CONVERTED TO A LARGE LAUNDRY ROOM FOR TOTAL CONVENIENCE. THE FULL STAIRCASE WITH ADDITIONAL ART GLASS CONTINUES UP TO THE GRAND BALLROOM, WITH FUN TURRET AREA, BEDROOM, BATHROOM AND OFFICE. THIS TREETOP RETREAT IS FLOODED WITH SUNLIGHT. THIS STRIKING HOME IS ONLY A SHORT FEW BLOCKS TO SCHOOL, METRA, THE GREEN LINE, SHOPPING, THE LIBRARY, THE FAMOUS OAK PARK FARMERS MARKET AND SO MUCH MORE. DO NOT MISS THE OPPORTUNITY.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Oliver W Holmes Elementary Schoo Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Price History
4/26/2021 Listed $950,000

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop
Architectural Style Queen Anne
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air
Electric Circuit Breakers
Elementary School Oliver W Holmes Elementary Schoo
Elementary School District 97
Exterior Features Patio, Porch, Storms/Screens
Garage Spaces 1.1
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Steam, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Zoned
High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
High School District 200
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, 10' Ceiling, Center Hall Plan, Special Millwork, Separate Dining Room
Middle/Junior High School Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 97
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 34245.43
Total Rooms 13
Township Oak Park

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Bedroomspossible 5
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Island
Room Type Bedroom 5, Office, Library, Bonus Room, Tandem Room, Foyer, Gallery, Sun Room
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Frame
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 75 X 149
Lot Size Acres 0.258
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 11X20 3rd Level Hardwood
Bonus 23X43 3rd Level Hardwood
Dining Room 13X20 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 10X15 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 10X18 Main Level Hardwood
Gallery 12X18 2nd Level Hardwood
Library 18X20 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 14X27 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 16X17 2nd Level Hardwood
Office 10X19 3rd Level Hardwood
Sunroom 7X12 Main Level
Tandem Rm 10X15 2nd Level Carpet

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60302

Price
AVG $760K
$950K
Taxes
AVG $19,974
$34,245
Visits
AVG 89
8
Year Built
AVG 1921
1888
Walkscore
AVG 72
87
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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