Courtesy of Baird & Warner

1500 Asbury Avenue

Evanston, IL, 60201


$322 per ft²
$322 per ft²
Active Under Contract
Active Under Contract
 - For Sale
7 Beds
5 Baths
4,880 ft²
Built 1898
Make this spectacular Evanston home your legacy with all the right improvements already made including new roof, windows, heating and cooling systems, lighting and more! Set on an oversized lot in the heart of the Historic District steps to Dewey School and a short walk to downtown Evanston! Just move in and enjoy this large home perfect for family gatherings, multi-generational living, guests, entertaining and even weddings! This home has beautiful architectural features and ambiance with spacious rooms filled with sunlight from the abundant windows plus wonderful flow from the well thought out floor plan. Gorgeous living room with beamed ceiling and gas log fireplace and new can lighting. Large elegant dining room easily seats 16 guests and has the diamond pattern paned glass windows seen throughout the home. The kitchen is the heart of the house with plenty of room to cook and gather with adjoining breakfast room and includes white cabinets, granite counters, Viking stove, quiet Miele dishwasher, large refrigerator, loads of storage and counter space. The favorite room is the family room/porch with wood burning fireplace and adjoining screened porch that walks out to the newly paved stone patio terrace. Fenced sprawling lawn and gardens with room for volleyball, soccer, lounging in the hammock plus there's a gate out the back into the Dewey play yard! The second floor boasts a large primary suite with fireplace, newly renovated dressing room/closet and bath with large glass shower. 4 more bedrooms plus an office and 2 more full baths by Waterworks complete this level. The 3rd floor has 2 charming bedrooms and a fully renovated bath. One bedroom has a fireplace and one with window seats and both with pretty dormered paned windows perfect for teens or guests! Basement is great for storage and mechanicals, plus an exercise room. There is also a coach house with exercise room, sitting room/office, full bath and loft bedroom. Convenient driveway and garage parking for 2 cars. Electric outlet outside for RV or electric car charging. Easy walk to Northwestern University, the lakefront and vibrant downtown Evanston restaurants, coffee shops, shopping and the Davis St train lines. This home will please and delight your whole family!

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Range Hood
Total Bedrooms
Full Bathrooms
Half Bathrooms
Interior Features
Hardwood Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Historic/Period Mlwk, Beamed Ceilings, Special Millwork, Granite Counters
Wood Burning, Gas Log
Space Pac
Natural Gas, Forced Air, Steam

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
0.37 acres lot
Exterior Features
Patio, Porch, Porch Screened, Fire Pit
Lot Details
Fenced Yard, Park Adjacent, Mature Trees
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, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Garage Spaces
Water Source
Lake Michigan


Courtesy of Baird & Warner

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