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    $1,249,000

  • Active | MLS#: 09263127
  • 5Beds
  • 4Baths
  • 3,400Sq Ft

520 East Center Avenue LAKE BLUFF, IL 60044

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Overview

This extraordinary vintage home is beautifully nestled in a premier location overlooking the boulevard on East Center Avenue in Lake Bluff, two blocks from the lake. Stunning vintage detailing, sun-filled rooms, an open floor plan, and soaring ceilings come together to create an airiness that is felt throughout the home. The recently renovated eat-in kitchen features high-end appliances, slate gray honed granite countertops, ample white cabinetry, and a walk-in pantry. The extensive list of improvements inside and out demonstrates the great care given to preserving the authenticity of the home, while enhancing the amenities for modern living. Renovations include the master and hall full baths, adding 1st floor laundry and powder bath, central air conditioning, two car garage, sprinkler and security systems, and creating a 5th bedroom in the lower level. Vliet Museum Distinguished Home Award winner for architectural preservation.

Listing provided courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Residential

General Features

  • Additional Sales Info Exceptions-Call List Office, List Agent Must Accompany
  • Age 100+ Years
  • Apx. Year Built 1893
  • Assessment Frequency Not Applicable
  • Common Amenities Pond/Lake
  • County Lake
  • Extra Equipment Security System, Fan-Whole House, Sprinkler-Lawn
  • Full Baths 3
  • Half Baths 1
  • Information School Bus Service,Commuter Train
  • Number of Rooms 13
  • Recent Rehab Yes
  • Tax Year 2015
  • Taxes 19029.82

Building Features

  • Air Conditioning Central Air
  • Appliances Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
  • Approximate SqFt. 3400
  • Basement Finished, Exterior Access
  • Bathroom Amenities Separate Shower, Double Sink
  • Disability Access No
  • Exterior Cedar
  • Fireplace Location/Type Wood Burning
  • Garage Onsite Yes
  • Heating Radiators, Zoned
  • House Type 2 Stories
  • Interior Features Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Laundry

Room Features

  • 2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
  • 2nd Bedroom Level 2nd BR on 2nd Floor
  • 2nd Bedroom Size 15X14
  • 3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
  • 3rd Bedroom Level 3rd BR on 2nd Floor
  • 3rd Bedroom Size 14X12
  • 4th Bedroom Flooring Carpet
  • 4th Bedroom Level 4th BR on 2nd Floor
  • 4th Bedroom Size 13X11
  • Dining Room Separate
  • Dining Room Flooring Hardwood
  • Dining Room Size 17X14
  • Family Room Flooring Carpet
  • Family Room Size 14X12
  • Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Walk-In
  • Kitchen Flooring Hardwood
  • Kitchen Size 18X14
  • Living Room Flooring Hardwood
  • Living Room Level Main Level
  • Living Room Size 23X17
  • Master Bedroom Flooring HARDWOOD
  • Master Bedroom Level Master on 2nd Floor
  • Master Bedroom Size 14X14
  • Other Room 1 5th Bdrm
  • Other Room 1 Flooring Carpet
  • Other Room 1 Size 12X12
  • Other Room 2 Breakfast Rm
  • Other Room 2 Flooring Hardwood
  • Other Room 2 Size 9X8
  • Other Room 3 Recreation Rm
  • Other Room 3 Flooring Carpet
  • Other Room 3 Size 23X21
  • Other Room 4 Sitting
  • Other Room 4 Flooring Hardwood
  • Other Room 4 Size 13X9

Property Features

  • Acreage 0.21
  • Driveway Asphalt, Gravel
  • Lot Description Landscaped Professionally
  • Lot Dimensions 9314
  • Lot Size Less than .25 Acres
  • Sewer Sewer-Public
  • Water Public
  • Waterfront No

Schools

  • High School LAKE FOREST HIGH SCHOOL
  • High School District 115
  • Elementary School District 65
  • Junior High District 65
  • Elementary School LAKE BLUFF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • Junior High LAKE BLUFF MIDDLE SCHOOL

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Price & Status History

Days on Market

  • This property has been listed on the market for 211 days
  • Average days-on-market for homes between $999,200 - $1,498,800 = 117 (in zip code 60044)

Location

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Community Demographics for Zip Code 60044 (LAKE BLUFF)

  • Housing Occupancy

    Home Owners
    2,646
    62%
    Renters
    680
    16%
    Vacant
    973
    23%
    Total Housing Units
    4,299
  • Households

    Average Household Size
    2.44
    Housing Density (People per square mile)
    1,100

Age Range (number of people)

Age 0-14
1,422
Age 15-24
1,075
Age 25-39
1,543
Age 40-59
1,974
Age 60-79
1,798
Age 80+
506
Total
8,318

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

School Information for 60044 (LAKE BLUFF)

Public Schools in Zip Code 60044 (LAKE BLUFF)

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

  • LAKE BLUFF MIDDLE SCHOOL
    31 EAST SHERIDAN PLACE LAKE BLUFF, IL 60044
    Phone: 8472349407
    6th-8th
  • Grade Size Distribution
    • 6th
    • 110
    • 7th
    • 142
    • 8th
    • 139
    • Teachers: 28
    • Students per Teacher: 14.0
    • Students: 391
    • Male/Female: 214/173
    • District: LAKE BLUFF ESD 65, 121 EAST SHERIDAN PLACE LAKE BLUFF, IL 60044
    • Phone: 8472349400
    • Schools: 3
    • Full-Time Teachers: 77
    • Students per Teacher: 12.8
    • Staff: 96
    • Students: 989
  • CENTRAL ELEM SCHOOL
    350 WEST WASHINGTON AVE LAKE BLUFF, IL 60044
    Phone: 8472349405
    3rd-5th
  • Grade Size Distribution
    • 3rd
    • 97
    • 4th
    • 110
    • 5th
    • 111
    • Teachers: 24
    • Students per Teacher: 13.3
    • Students: 318
    • Male/Female: 157/157
    • District: LAKE BLUFF ESD 65, 121 EAST SHERIDAN PLACE LAKE BLUFF, IL 60044
    • Phone: 8472349400
    • Schools: 3
    • Full-Time Teachers: 77
    • Students per Teacher: 12.8
    • Staff: 96
    • Students: 989
  • EAST ELEM SCHOOL
    121 EAST SHERIDAN PLACEACE LAKE BLUFF, IL 60044
    Phone: 8472349403
    PreK-2nd
  • Grade Size Distribution
    • PreK
    • 6
    • Knd
    • 84
    • 1st
    • 97
    • 2nd
    • 93
    • Teachers: 19
    • Students per Teacher: 14.7
    • Students: 280
    • Male/Female: 131/139
    • District: LAKE BLUFF ESD 65, 121 EAST SHERIDAN PLACE LAKE BLUFF, IL 60044
    • Phone: 8472349400
    • Schools: 3
    • Full-Time Teachers: 77
    • Students per Teacher: 12.8
    • Staff: 96
    • Students: 989
  • Private Schools in Zip Code 60044 (LAKE BLUFF)

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

    • FOREST BLUFF SCHOOL
      8 W SCRANTON AVE Lake Bluff, IL 60044
      Phone: 8472958338
    • Grade Size Distribution
      • Ungrd
      • 149
      • Teachers: 0
      • Students per Teacher: N/A
      • Students: 149

    * School data provided by US Department of Education


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