814 Brook Street

Elgin, Illinois 60120

Grace Flatt

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Half Baths

Property Type
Single Family

Experience the charm of yesteryear with all the comforts of today in this grand foursquare in Elgin's historic Gold Coast. This 1920 beauty was originally built as a boarding house for secretaries at the David C. Cook Publishing Co. but underwent a complete renovation in 2003 with all new electric, plumbing and HVAC. Current owners have thoughtfully maintained the home which features gorgeous wood flooring and trim throughout. The wide open floorplan is ideal for entertaining. Cooks kitchen features tons of counter space & seating for 8 at counter & kitchen table. Kitchen open to family room with sliding glass doors to deck. Master suite has walk in closet and spacious bath. 2 more bedrooms are ensuite and 2 share a hall bath. Lower level is very bright with large windows in rec room, office and 5th bedroom. Big storage & laundry room with access to backyard. 4 car garage. Walk 1 blk to bike path & boat launch on Fox River. Less than 1 mile to downtown Elgin shops & dining.

Full Features
Exterior Type: Other
Basement: Finished
Beds Above Grade: 5
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Gas
Main Level Master Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 91-100 Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 4
Room Count: 9
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 2,740
Tax Amount: $7,943
Tax Year: 2017

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $7,943

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The City of Elgin has been on a roll since it was founded in 1836. Attracting city dwellers and suburbanites, the bustling city 35 miles northwest of Chicago is home to over 100,000 people. It is one of the largest…

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School District(s)
SD U-46
Elementary School
Illinois Park Elementary School, Mckinley Elementary School
Middle School
Larsen Middle School, Mckinley Elementary School
High School
Elgin High School

School information is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. This information should only be used as a reference and does not warrant or guarantee enrollment. Please contact applicable schools or school districts directly to verify information and enrollment eligibility.

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Nearby Public Transportation

Milwaukee District West

at Elgin Metra (1.08 miles away)


814 Brook Street Elgin, Illinois 60120 is a single family home which sold for $340,000. 814 Brook Street features 5 bedroom(s) and 5 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since February 22nd, 2019 and was built in 1920. Nearby schools include Illinois Park Elementary School, Mckinley Elementary School, Larsen Middle School. The nearest transit stops include Milwaukee District West Elgin Metra. Want to learn more about 814 Brook Street Elgin, Illinois 60120? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.