For Sale: 840 W Castlewood TER, Chicago IL 60640

Single Family Homes $1,199,000

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Famous Castlewood Terrace is one of Chicago's coveted blocks! This rarely available brick estate with approx. 4,600 sq ft is on the National Register of Historic Places. This residence presents the opportunity to live in a single family home on Chicago's premiere lakefront and only 5 houses from Marine Drive and the lake. Stunning updated 4/5 bedrooms and 3.1 baths mixed with modern and historic beauty. Kitchen has new stainless steel appliances, custom 42 inch cabinets, granite counters and subway back splash. Huge Butlers pantry has quartz counter tops and sink. Huge rec room, hobby room, or man cave with wet bar, new wood laminate flooring and french doors that lead to paver brick patio. Elegant traditional foyer features a curved staircase, a stained handrail and ornate tile design. Breathtaking Grandiose ballroom with 3 Juliette balconies, fireplace, built in shelving, chandelier and 15 foot high ceilings. Options could be a library, living room, massive dining room, gathering hall, master bedroom? Next to ballroom is a sun / Florida room that could be an office. Impressive light fixtures throughout. All bathrooms are updated with subway tile, granite, and custom vanities. Lower level bath has body sprayers. Master suite with master bath with granite tops, custom made vanity, subway tile, separate shower, whirlpool tub and bidet. Jack and Jill bathroom. Theater room leads to a newer outdoor deck. Wine cellar. High ceilings, crown moldings and gleaming herringbone hardwood floors throughout. Windows are updated. Dual high efficiency furnaces and dual central air. New 75 gallon power vent hot water tank. Roof and gutters are 2006. 300 amp electric. Pull down stairs into finished attic for storage. Updated landscaping. Concrete driveway. Fenced in yard. A quiet and secluded retreat on a cul de sac, 12 min drive to downtown. Nothing exists like this. Award winning schools are Latin, Disney, Parker, Sacred Heart. Steps from Lake Shore Drive, red line, express bus to downtown, beach, parks & dog park. Come see this historic & beautiful home.


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General Info

  • Beds: 4
  • Baths: 3.1
  • Basement: J
  • Waterfront: N
  • Sq Ft.: 4570
  • Exposure: B
  • Year Built: 1923
  • County: COOK
  • MLS#: 10688582



  • Bedroom 2: 13X13 H flooring
  • Bedroom 3: 13X13 H flooring
  • Bedroom 4: 12X10 H flooring

Common Areas

  • Living Room: 27X17 H flooring
  • Dining Room: COMBO H flooring
  • Kitchen: 18X17 T flooring

Other Areas

  • GRT: H flooring
  • ATC: O flooring
  • REC: W flooring
  • THR: H flooring
  • SUH: H flooring

Additional Features

Internal: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Wood Laminate Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, X, Y
External: Balcony, Deck, Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens, Grill-Outdoors


  • Listed Price: $1,199,000
  • Taxes: $20,238
  • Tax Year: 2018

Contact Info

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