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    $800,000

  • Closed 3/3/17 | MLS#: 09235296
  • 6Beds
  • 5Baths
  • 4,916Sq Ft

1217 Ridge EVANSTON, IL 60202

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Overview

Discerning purchaser with an eye for historic value and future grandeur need look no further!!! Completed in 1899 for noted Evanstonian Chancellor Livingston Jenks & designed by well known architect Myron Hunt, here is a timeless combination of generous room sizes, exquisite high quality hardwoods and spacious property. Time to update and bring into today. Prepare to roll up your sleeves! Its brick paver circular driveway and parking area add to the charm. Exquisite details and unusually large rooms. Even generous kitchen with walk in pantry. Basement includes wine room, dark room and expansive storage area. This property is in the Ridge Avenue historic district ( see additional info for map) and has 2 story coach house tucked at the opposite corner of the 120 x 160 lot. All 6 bedrooms are good sized and master suite exudes charm of yesterday with adjoining closet and dressing areas. For the connoisseur of timeless quality, updating it will be a dream come true!! Being sold AS IS.

Listing provided courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff

General Features

  • Age 100+ Years
  • Apx. Year Built 1899
  • Assessment Frequency Not Applicable
  • County Cook
  • Extra Equipment Humidifier, Security System
  • Full Baths 4
  • Half Baths 1
  • Information School Bus Service,Commuter Train,Historical District
  • Number of Rooms 12
  • Tax Year 2015
  • Taxes 26897.79

Building Features

  • Appliances Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
  • Approximate SqFt. 4916
  • Basement Unfinished
  • Disability Access No
  • Exterior Frame
  • Heating Hot Water/Steam
  • House Type 3 Stories, Coach House
  • Roofing Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)

Room Features

  • 2nd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
  • 2nd Bedroom Level 2nd BR on 2nd Floor
  • 2nd Bedroom Size 15X14
  • 3rd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
  • 3rd Bedroom Level 3rd BR on 2nd Floor
  • 3rd Bedroom Size 16X14
  • 4th Bedroom Flooring Carpet
  • 4th Bedroom Level 4th BR on 2nd Floor
  • 4th Bedroom Size 13X13
  • Additional Room 5 5th Bdrm
  • Additional Room 5 Flooring Carpet
  • Addtitional Room 5 Size 20X15
  • Dining Room Separate
  • Dining Room Flooring Hardwood
  • Dining Room Size 21X15
  • Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Walk-In
  • Kitchen Flooring Stone
  • Kitchen Size 20X7
  • Living Room Flooring Hardwood
  • Living Room Level Main Level
  • Living Room Size 28X15
  • Master Bedroom Flooring CARPET
  • Master Bedroom Level Master on 2nd Floor
  • Master Bedroom Size 16X15
  • Other Room 1 Sitting
  • Other Room 1 Flooring Carpet
  • Other Room 1 Size 14X7
  • Other Room 2 Foyer
  • Other Room 2 Flooring Hardwood
  • Other Room 2 Size 21X17
  • Other Room 3 Library
  • Other Room 3 Flooring Hardwood
  • Other Room 4 Walk in Closet
  • Other Room 4 Flooring Hardwood
  • Other Room 4 Size 10X8

Property Features

  • Acreage 0.44
  • Driveway Brick, Circular
  • Electricity Circuit Breakers
  • Exterior Features Patio, Porch, Porch Screened
  • Foundation Concrete
  • Lot Dimensions 160X120X160X120
  • Lot Size .25-.49 Acres
  • Number of Parking Spaces 2
  • Sewer Sewer-Public
  • Water Lake Michigan, Public
  • Waterfront No

Schools

  • High School EVANSTON TWP HIGH SCHOOL
  • High School District 202
  • Elementary School District 65
  • Junior High District 65

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Days on Market

  • This property was listed on the market for 145 days
  • Average days-on-market for homes between $700,000 - $1,050,000 = 66 (in zip code 60202)

Location

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Community Demographics for Zip Code 60202 (EVANSTON)

Housing Occupancy
  • Home Owners: 7,419 (45%)
  • Renters: 5,623 (34%)
  • Vacant: 3,468 (21%)
  • Total Housing Units: 16,510
Households
  • Average Household Size: 2.25
  • Housing Density (People per square mile): 9,791
Age Range (number of people)
  • Age 0-14: 5,880
  • Age 15-24: 3,560
  • Age 25-39: 5,029
  • Age 40-59: 8,669
  • Age 60-79: 5,768
  • Age 80+: 1,053
  • Total: 29,959

* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

School Information for 60202 (EVANSTON)

Public Schools in Zip Code 60202 (EVANSTON)

* This list of schools may not match the property above.

CHUTE MIDDLE SCHOOL 1400 OAKTON ST EVANSTON, IL 60202 Phone: 8478598600 6th-8th
Grade Size Distribution
  • 6th: 180
  • 7th: 192
  • 8th: 203
School Population
  • Teachers: 51
  • Students per Teacher: 11.3
  • Students: 575
  • Male/Female: 274/280
School District
  • EVANSTON CCSD 65
  • 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
  • Phone: 8478598010
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 553
  • Students per Teacher: 11.9
  • Staff: 667
  • Students: 6563
NICHOLS MIDDLE SCHOOL 800 GREENLEAF ST EVANSTON, IL 60202 Phone: 8478598660 6th-8th
Grade Size Distribution
  • 6th: 165
  • 7th: 149
  • 8th: 171
School Population
  • Teachers: 49
  • Students per Teacher: 9.9
  • Students: 485
  • Male/Female: 226/243
School District
  • EVANSTON CCSD 65
  • 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
  • Phone: 8478598010
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 553
  • Students per Teacher: 11.9
  • Staff: 667
  • Students: 6563
DANIEL & ADA RICE ED CTR 826 RIDGE AVE EVANSTON, IL 60202 Phone: 8478663800 3rd-8th
School Population
  • Teachers: 0
  • Students per Teacher: N/A
  • Students: 0
  • Male/Female: 0/0
School District
  • EVANSTON CCSD 65
  • 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
  • Phone: 8478598010
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 553
  • Students per Teacher: 11.9
  • Staff: 667
  • Students: 6563
DAWES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 440 DODGE AVE EVANSTON, IL 60202 Phone: 8478598990 K-5th
Grade Size Distribution
  • Knd: 67
  • 1st: 53
  • 2nd: 57
  • 3rd: 57
  • 4th: 56
  • 5th: 62
School Population
  • Teachers: 29
  • Students per Teacher: 12.1
  • Students: 352
  • Male/Female: 147/175
School District
  • EVANSTON CCSD 65
  • 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
  • Phone: 8478598010
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 553
  • Students per Teacher: 11.9
  • Staff: 667
  • Students: 6563
WASHINGTON ELEM SCHOOL 914 ASHLAND AVE EVANSTON, IL 60202 Phone: 8478598180 K-5th
Grade Size Distribution
  • Knd: 74
  • 1st: 79
  • 2nd: 69
  • 3rd: 75
  • 4th: 72
  • 5th: 62
School Population
  • Teachers: 37
  • Students per Teacher: 11.6
  • Students: 431
  • Male/Female: 202/196
School District
  • EVANSTON CCSD 65
  • 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
  • Phone: 8478598010
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 553
  • Students per Teacher: 11.9
  • Staff: 667
  • Students: 6563
LINCOLN ELEM SCHOOL 910 FOREST AVE EVANSTON, IL 60202 Phone: 8478598970 PreK-5th
Grade Size Distribution
  • PreK: 1
  • Knd: 47
  • 1st: 55
  • 2nd: 44
  • 3rd: 49
  • 4th: 41
  • 5th: 49
School Population
  • Teachers: 26
  • Students per Teacher: 11.0
  • Students: 286
  • Male/Female: 123/140
School District
  • EVANSTON CCSD 65
  • 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
  • Phone: 8478598010
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 553
  • Students per Teacher: 11.9
  • Staff: 667
  • Students: 6563
OAKTON ELEM SCHOOL 436 RIDGE AVE EVANSTON, IL 60202 Phone: 8478598800 PreK-5th
Grade Size Distribution
  • PreK: 2
  • Knd: 76
  • 1st: 69
  • 2nd: 69
  • 3rd: 78
  • 4th: 62
  • 5th: 64
School Population
  • Teachers: 38
  • Students per Teacher: 11.1
  • Students: 420
  • Male/Female: 194/205
School District
  • EVANSTON CCSD 65
  • 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
  • Phone: 8478598010
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 553
  • Students per Teacher: 11.9
  • Staff: 667
  • Students: 6563
PARK SCHOOL 828 MAIN ST EVANSTON, IL 60202 Phone: 8474925958 PreK-12th
School Population
  • Teachers: 0
  • Students per Teacher: N/A
  • Students: 0
  • Male/Female: 0/0
School District
  • EVANSTON DISTS 65/202 JNT AGR
  • 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
  • Phone: 8474925986
District Population
  • Schools: 1
  • Full-Time Teachers: 15
  • Students per Teacher: 0
  • Staff: 20
  • Students: 0

Private Schools in Zip Code 60202 (EVANSTON)

* This list of schools may not match the property above.

GREAT OAKS SCHOOL 933 B CHICAGO AVE Evanston, IL 60202 Phone: 8478649980 PreK-7th
Grade Size Distribution
  • PreK: 20
  • Knd: 12
  • 1st: 4
  • 2nd: 7
  • 3rd: 6
  • 4th: 9
  • 5th: 6
  • 6th: 2
  • 7th: 9
School Population
  • Teachers: 0
  • Students per Teacher: N/A
  • Students: 75
JEWISH RECONSTRUCTIONIST CONGR 303 DODGE AVE Evanston, IL 60202 Phone: 8473287678 PreK-11th
Grade Size Distribution
  • PreK: 12
  • Knd: 15
  • 1st: 37
  • 2nd: 33
  • 3rd: 33
  • 4th: 35
  • 5th: 40
  • 6th: 32
  • 7th: 39
  • 8th: 1
  • 9th: 1
  • 10th: 8
  • 11th: 37
School Population
  • Teachers: 0
  • Students per Teacher: N/A
  • Students: 301
POPE JOHN XXIII 1120 Washington St. Evanston, IL 60202 Phone: 8474755678 PreK-8th
Grade Size Distribution
  • PreK: 40
  • Knd: 35
  • 1st: 40
  • 2nd: 33
  • 3rd: 21
  • 4th: 22
  • 5th: 32
  • 6th: 28
  • 7th: 27
  • 8th: 38
School Population
  • Teachers: 0
  • Students per Teacher: N/A
  • Students: 316
RIMLAND SCHOOL FOR AUTISTIC 616A HARTREY AVE Evanston, IL 60202 Phone: 8473284090
Grade Size Distribution
  • Ungrd: 4
School Population
  • Teachers: 0
  • Students per Teacher: N/A
  • Students: 4

* School data provided by US Department of Education


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