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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
  • 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 19 days
  • Average days-on-market for homes between $700,000 - $1,050,000 = 87 (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
    • Teachers: 51
    • Students per Teacher: 11.3
    • Students: 575
    • Male/Female: 274/280
    • District: EVANSTON CCSD 65, 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
    • Phone: 8478598010
    • 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
    • Teachers: 49
    • Students per Teacher: 9.9
    • Students: 485
    • Male/Female: 226/243
    • District: EVANSTON CCSD 65, 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
    • Phone: 8478598010
    • 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
    • Teachers: 0
    • Students per Teacher: N/A
    • Students: 0
    • Male/Female: 0/0
    • District: EVANSTON CCSD 65, 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
    • Phone: 8478598010
    • 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
    • Teachers: 29
    • Students per Teacher: 12.1
    • Students: 352
    • Male/Female: 147/175
    • District: EVANSTON CCSD 65, 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
    • Phone: 8478598010
    • 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
    • Teachers: 37
    • Students per Teacher: 11.6
    • Students: 431
    • Male/Female: 202/196
    • District: EVANSTON CCSD 65, 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
    • Phone: 8478598010
    • 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
    • Teachers: 26
    • Students per Teacher: 11.0
    • Students: 286
    • Male/Female: 123/140
    • District: EVANSTON CCSD 65, 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
    • Phone: 8478598010
    • 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
    • Teachers: 38
    • Students per Teacher: 11.1
    • Students: 420
    • Male/Female: 194/205
    • District: EVANSTON CCSD 65, 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
    • Phone: 8478598010
    • 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
    • Teachers: 0
    • Students per Teacher: N/A
    • Students: 0
    • Male/Female: 0/0
    • District: EVANSTON DISTS 65/202 JNT AGR, 1500 MCDANIEL AVE EVANSTON, IL 60201
    • Phone: 8474925986
    • 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
      • 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
      • 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
      • 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
      • Teachers: 0
      • Students per Teacher: N/A
      • Students: 4

    * School data provided by US Department of Education


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