5803 S BLACKSTONE Avenue

Chicago, Illinois 60637

4,250 sqft
Year Built
About This Property
A true Hyde Park gem on the 58th block of Blackstone. This highly upgraded 1897 greystone townhouse boasts 3 levels of well thought-out living spaces and a finished basement. It has 5 bed, 4 bath, with the possibility to add 6th bedroom. Enclosed foyer leads to the open floor plan living area with new hardwood floor. Large windows in the formal sitting area invite ample light. The beautifully remodeled fire place makes a cozy spot to relax on a cold winter's day. Separate dinning room is wonderful for entertaining. Generously sized multi-purpose kitchen comes with high-end appliances, breakfast nook and a built-in desk. Off the kitchen is a large deck overlooking the landscaped garden with fire pit. Second floor has 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms - all bright and airy. The master suite perches on the 3rd floor with vaulted ceiling and tree top view. The adjacent study can be turned into a large walk-in closet. High ceilings throughout the home including the basement. There is an abundance of storage on each floor with built-ins. This home is truly remarkable, carefully preserving its vintage charm while embracing modern living. Current homeowners have installed new mechanics, new appliances, new deck, new sliding glass door, new windows, and smart home system for energy efficiency...the list goes on. All home improvement projects were carried out with love, care and thoughtfulness. No wonder this home exudes warmth and comfort. And the location is unbeatable! Minutes to the heart of University of Chicago campus. Close proximity to restaurants and shopping, public transportation, parks, museums and beach. Easy access to downtown via Lake Shore Drive. Yes, this move-in ready sweet home is simply irresistible.
Property listed by Xun Del Sesto with Jameson Sotheby's Intl Realty.
Steven Kowalski
Real Estate Broker
312 420 0782
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Additional Information
MLS ID: 11712487
Status: Active
Property Type: Detached Single
Association Fee: $0
Association Fee Frequency: Not Applicable
Association Fee Inlcudes: None
Ownership: Fee Simple
Possession: Negotiable
Special Assessment:
Year Built: 1897
Taxes: $19238 / yearly
Tax Year: 2021
Bedrooms: 5
Full Bathrooms: 4
Half Bathrooms: 0
Appliances: Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Range Hood
Basement: Full
Basement Bedrooms: 0
Basement Description: Finished
Bathroom Amenities:
Cooling: Central Air, Zoned
Dining Room: Separate
Fireplace Location: Living Room
Fireplaces Total: 1
Heating: Natural Gas, Steam, Radiant, Radiator(s)
Interior Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Bar-Dry, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Open Floorplan
Total Rooms: 12
Size: 4,250 sqft
Exterior Building Type: Brick,Stone
Exterior Features: Deck, Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit, Breezeway
Garage On-Site:
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Parking Included?:
Lot Size: 21 X 157
New Construction: No
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water Source: Lake Michigan
Waterfront: No
School Information
Elementary School:
Elementary School District: 299
Middle / Junior School:
Middle / Junior School District: 299
High School:
High School District: 299
Special Service Area: N
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Listed by: Jameson Sotheby's Intl Realty (312) 818-8817
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