4942 S Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60615

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$1,890,000
62 Days Online

4942 S Ellis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60615

For Sale|Single Family Home|Active
7
Beds
4
Full Baths
2
Partial Baths
5,127
SqFt
$369
/SqFt
1891
Built
County:
Cook
Listing Courtesy of MRED as distributed by MLS Grid of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago 312-944-8900
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Grand historical district Hyde Park/South Kenwood 6 bedroom Greystone is totally upgraded and has space for a 2 car garage. This move-in ready elegant home has an open floor plan which is designed for entertaining. The home is on a quiet tree lined street in Historic South Kenwood neighborhood and is located within walking distance to The University of Chicago campus and the hospital. This home is approximately a 6 minutes drive to Downtown Chicago. This striking rowhouse built by Horatio Wilson has huge windows which flood the house with light. The home features high ceilings, classical vintage architectural details. beautifully refinished woodwork, such as oak floors, moldings, wainscoting, millwork and the spindle staircase leading to the top floor. Enter the main level through double oak doors to a marble mosaic vestibule, then on to a beautiful open entrance hall which has a period piece callers oak bench. The spacious main level rooms with expansive windows graciously open to each other, from the living room, to the sitting room, to the dining room and all is viewed from the entrance hall. The sitting and dining rooms each has a fireplace with an ornate carved mantle, a built in glass bookcases and a vintage oak sideboard. There is a wonderful circular library/office with a built in bench off the dining room. The kitchen is updated with granite counter, there is a pantry and stainless appliances and a fireplace. The door from the kitchen leads to a deck overlooking a serene garden. The 2nd level enormous primary suite master has a fireplace and the bedroom faces the street with treetop views. The generous marble master bathroom has a huge walk-in shower and a separate tub. There are two more bedrooms on this level and a second bathroom. The 3rd floor also has a master suite and two more bedrooms, a full bath, a half bath and a 2nd laundry space. All the bathrooms have been redone. The self contained lower level has a large 2nd kitchen for the chef you are and comes with stainless appliances and a large table space in the dining area. On this lower level there is a laundry closet, a full marble bath with a steam shower, a bedroom, and lots of closets. There is a very large recreation room with space for a large bar and there is also a wine room with space for shelving for many wine bottles. This home is updated with A/C, A new boiler and some replacement windows. The heated floors in the recreation room in the lower level makes the area warm and inviting. There is an entrance to a lovely backyard from the lower level. Ellis is a wide quiet street with ample street parking in front. There is room in the backyard to build a two garage with an opening to the alley.

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Listing Snapshot
Price 
$1,890,000
Days Online 
62 Days
Bedrooms 
7
Inside Area (SqFt) 
5,127 sqft
Total Baths 
6
Full Baths 
4
Partial Baths 
2
Lot Size 
N/A
Year Built 
1891
MLS® Number 
12061793
Status 
Active
Property Tax 
$21,564
HOA/Condo/Coop Fees 
N/A
Sq Ft Source 
Assessor
Friends & Family
Recent Activity
3 days agoListing updated with changes from the MLS®
a week agoPrice changed to $1,890,000
2 months agoListing first seen online
General Features
Style 
Greystone
Parking Spaces 
0
Sewer 
Public Sewer
Basement 
Full
Water 
Public
Property Sub Type 
Single Family Residence
General Information 
None
Rooms Total 
14
Type Detached 
3 Stories
Lot Size 
Standard Chicago Lot
Parking Total 
0
Interior Features
Cooling 
Central Air
Heating 
Natural Gas
Appliances 
RangeDishwasherRefrigeratorWasherDryerDisposalStainless Steel Appliance(s)Range HoodGas Oven
Interior 
Hardwood FloorsHeated FloorsWalk-In Closet(s)BookcasesHistoric/Period MlwkDrapes/BlindsGranite CountersLobbySeparate Dining RoomPantry
Fireplaces 
5
Fireplace Features 
Wood Burning
Laundry Features 
In UnitMultiple Locations
Fireplace 
Yes
Bathroom 
WhirlpoolSeparate ShowerSteam ShowerDouble SinkSoaking Tub
Fireplace Locations 
Family RoomLiving RoomMaster BedroomOther
Room Types 
KitchenBedroom 5Bedroom 6Bedroom 7Eating AreaFoyerGalleryRecreation Room
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Exterior Features
Waterfront Property 
No
Community Features
Township 
Hyde Park
MLS Area 
CHI - Kenwood
Association Fee Includes 
None
Schools
School District
299
Elementary School
Unknown
Middle School
Unknown
High School
Unknown
Listing Courtesy of MRED as distributed by MLS Grid of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago 312-944-8900



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