Active

415 N Elmwood Avenue

Oak Park IL, 60302

$1,125,000


$312.50 per sqft

Active

5 Beds

3 Baths

3,600 sqft

Residential

Built in 1903

Courtesy of iRealty Flat Fee Brokerage

Stately prairie 4 sq with warm Scandi touches in Wright historic district seamlessly blends history & modernity, the urbane and pastoral. Built by Danish builder, August Christenson for prominent Chicago businessman, JW Johnson. In the same family for generations, it's been flawlessly transitioned from the horse & buggy era of Johnson's time to the space age. Not every house is a home; this is one of Oak Park's finer, livable homes. It's many updates respect the home's original warm, cheery Scandi character created by burnished wood, antique wainscoting, stained glass, oak and maple floors, fireplace, elegant porch, lush secluded private garden. Located within easy access to transportation, schools, shopping, dining. An elegant porch leads to a gracious entrance and foyer with adjacent library/study/office. There are picture windows, a living room fireplace. The formal dining room has stained glass windows, original oak built in. The sunny, country kitchen has a Viking range, mud room, large butler's pantry. The kitchen flows into an architecturally designed, ultra-modern 30X30 basement apartment with Bose surround sound system, heated floor, spa bath with steam shower, aromatherapy tub and laundry room. It has a private entrance but is also fully integrated into the house. A 2nd floor foyer leads to 4 spacious, bright, airy bedrooms with good closets, large windows. It has a midcentury modern bath. A sweet balcony bedroom overlooks the garden. The 3rd floor attic is a flowing 30X30 originally finished space with antique wainscoting, a bath and skylight. It was originally a children's playroom, later Johnson's painting studio where he did noteworthy equestrian paintings. The 1/4 acre, professionally planted garden features mature, specimen trees and landscape lighting. It has a paved patio area, deck with Viking BBQ/range with rotisserie, and a picnic table. The rear of the garden doubles as another entertainment area with a firepit or provides space for a 3rd car. There's a wainscoted 2 car garage. The house has newer roof, zoned heating. Newer copper piping, sump pump, backflow preventer 1.5" waterline, 2 water heaters, is 100% rewired. Basement plumbed/wired for a kitchen. Seller is leaving Kitchen tables, Bose Surround Sound, and all TVs.

11881304

MLS ID

September 21, 2023

Listed

March 28, 2024

Updated

Map

415 N Elmwood Avenue
Oak Park IL, 60302

Interior Features

Bedrooms

5 Beds


Bathrooms

3 Baths


Interior Features

Skylight(s), Sauna/Steam Room, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, In-Law Arrangement, Separate Dining Room


Appliances

Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Gas Cooktop, Gas Oven, Range Hood


Laundry Description

Gas Dryer Hookup, Laundry Closet, Sink


Fireplace

Yes


Fireplace Description

Gas Log


Cooling

Yes


Cooling Description

Central Air, Space Pac, Electric


Heating

Yes


Heating Description

Natural Gas, Steam, Radiator(s), Zoned

Exterior/Building Features

Exterior Features

Balcony, Deck, Patio, Porch, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit


Lot Features

Fenced Yard, Landscaped, Mature Trees, Garden, Outdoor Lighting, Wood Fence


Architectual Style

American 4-Sq.


Roof

Asphalt


Sewer

Public Sewer

School Information

School District

97


High School

Oak Park & River Forest High Sch


Elementary School

Whittier Elementary School

Other Property Details

Area Name

Oak Park


Taxes

$12,193


Tax Frequency

Annually


Days on Market

177


Garage

Yes


Garage Spaces

2


Parking

Side Apron


Parking Total

3


View

No


County

Cook


Municipality

Oak Park


Water Source

Lake Michigan


Pool

No


Buyer Agency Compensation

2% LESS $350

Courtesy of iRealty Flat Fee Brokerage, Vanessa Carlson,
Listing Contact: 800-403-8716 

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