1220 Michigan Avenue

Evanston, IL, 60202


$346 per ft²
$346 per ft²
Active Under Contract
Active Under Contract
 - For Sale
4 Beds
5 Baths
4,460 ft²
Built 2006
One of Evanston's most significant, contemporary homes! This environmentally-conscious home is set on a 100' wide lot overlooking the boulevard section of Michigan Ave., just a few blocks from the beautiful lakefront, Elliot Park. The massive, custom Marvin windows and generous outdoor spaces allow the residents to fully enjoy the eastern exposures, which overlook the tranquil Stockham Place Park. This peaceful location is perfect for easy access to downtown Evanston, trains, beaches, parks, Northwestern University, and Dewey Elementary School. ------ LIVE! WORK! STUDY! PLAY! at this absolutely perfect abode for the current times. Everyone can all be together in a massive, open area, comprised of a living area, dining area, kitchen, and family room with a fireplace. This open area does not have any dividing walls or posts. When you are ready to work, study, or relax, there are four separate, private rooms on the main level, including one with exterior access for visitors to your home-office. There are additional exit doors for access to the front porch and rear deck. ------ The open kitchen with vaulted ceilings, features dark-stained, wood cabinetry, copper pipe pulls, stainless steel counters, two dishwashers, built-in grill & more! On the second level, the owner's suite features a huge bedroom, a very large sitting room, a covered terrace, plus a large balcony. Two additional bedrooms on the second level feature an en suite bathroom. The lower level features several large rooms, so that you can have a designated media room, 5th or 6th bedroom, exercise room, rec room, full bathroom, gallery & more. ------ Built in 2006/2007 as a passion project for sustainable building practices, low natural-gas consumption, and indoor comfort. There are eucalyptus hardwood floors throughout, 6" exterior walls packed with extra insulation, mature trees for shade, and native plantings for the front landscaping. The specialized house systems include a whole-house water filter, radiant floor heat in the basement + floor heat for all bathrooms, and heat pumps fed by geothermal energy, which provides for minimal energy usage to create a perfectly comfortable, year-round indoor climate. This 14-year-old, cedar & stucco home was built with loving care and masterfully designed with 4,460 sq. ft. above grade, plus 2,010 sq. ft. on the lower level.

Interior Features

Total Bedrooms
Full Bathrooms
Interior Features
Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, 1 st Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, 2 nd Floor Laundry, 1 st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Open Floorplan
Laundry Description
In Unit, Multiple Locations
Wood Burning
Central Air, Geothermal
Heat Pump, 2 Sep Heating Systems, Indv Controls, Geothermal

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
0.27 acres lot
Exterior Features
Deck, Porch, Roof Deck
Architectural Style
Lot Details
Park Adjacent, Sidewalks
Public Sewer

School Information

School District
High School
Evanston Twp High School
Middle/Jr High
Nichols Middle School
Elementary School
Dewey Elementary School

Other Property Details

Area Name
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
HOA Amenities
Park, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Attached Garage
Garage Spaces
Water Source
Lake Michigan, Public


Courtesy of Manchester Realty

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