720 Michigan Avenue

Evanston, IL, 60202

$1,050,000

$297 per ft²
$1,050,000
$297 per ft²
Sold
Sold
beds
5 Beds
baths
3 Full Baths
carpenters-square
3,527 ft²
property_type
Residential
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Built 1888
Location and charm! From the welcoming front porch, you are greeted with a rich sense of history in this three story, five bedroom storybook Landmark Victorian. Nestled in the Evanston Lakeshore Historic District, the home's notable period details are exquisitely featured in this "Painted Lady". Intricate details shine thru in the craftsmanship of woodwork and the restored bead board ceiling on the porch entryway. Utmost care has been taken to retain the integrity of home and highlight its unique details while offering conveniences sought out by today's buyers. Lovely restored fireplace with original surrounding tiles in the living room (parlor) has been outfitted with a gas starter. Thoughtful high-end remodel of kitchen in 2014 includes wall of southern facing windows, large island with seating at island bar and an expanded eat-in/study area. Abundant built-in cabinetry with six burner Wolf gas range/convection, Subzero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher and buffet built in serving area with beverage frig and freezer drawer. Rear entry mud room leads to a detached two-car garage & fully fenced in back yard with brick paver patio! First floor offers nearly 10-foot ceiling height with all hardwood flooring and 1st floor family room. Second floor has all hardwood flooring, is where all five bedrooms reside with primary suite having its own full bath with separate shower, jacuzzi tub, skylights, and vaulted ceiling. Relaxing and sunny sitting area in primary suite offers fully organized dual closets and skylights. Beautifully remodeled 2017- second floor hall bath with double sinks. The third floor is convenient flexible space: office/zoom room, family room, or additional en suite bedroom. Zoned heating & A/C, third floor spacepak. Basement is full & unfinished with laundry area, abundant storage & additional expansion possibilities. Ring Doorbell, ADT security outfitted. Generously situated on a 50*172 lot, one is surrounded by like homes with expansive city parkway setback and surrounded by mature city trees. Grab this special opportunity to live in one of Evanston's most sought after neighborhoods! One block to Lake Michigan, numerous city parks and beaches blocks away, four blocks to Metra, "L" and Main street shops!
MLS ID:
10959111
Listed:
2/21/21
Updated:
4/13/21

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Range Hood, Gas Oven, Range, Refrigerator
Total Bedrooms
5
Full Bathrooms
3
Half Bathrooms
1
Interior Features
Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Historic/Period Mlwk, Granite Counters
Fireplace
Gas Starter
Cooling
Central Air, Space Pac
Heating
Natural Gas, Forced Air

Exterior/Building Features

Exterior Features
Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens
Architectural Style
Victorian
Lot Details
Landscaped, Partial Fencing, Sidewalks, Streetlights, Wood Fence
Sewer
Public Sewer

School Information

School District
65
High School
Evanston Twp High School
Middle/Jr High
Nichols Middle School
Elementary School
Lincoln Elementary School

Other Property Details

Area Name
Evanston
Attached Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
2
Parking
Y
County
Cook
Water Source
Lake Michigan
Pool
No

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
4/11/21
Sold
-
-
4/11/21
Price Change
$1,050,000
-8%
2/15/21
Active Under Contract
-
-

 

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