7661 S South Shore Drive

Chicago, Illinois 60649

Shanin Burton

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Property Type
Single Family
Community Area
South Shore

A rare opportunity to own a significant Chicago home with private beach access! On a lot that spans 49' wide and 200' deep, this well appointed home has a sprawling floor plan that delivers all of the must haves. Enter from your wrap-around porch to a dramatic foyer entry, hardwood floors throughout, 10' decorative ceilings, abundant natural light complimented with thoughtful custom window treatments. Over 3,600+sqft of living space across 3 levels includes 5 large bedrooms and 3 beautifully designed full baths. Kitchen provides modern cabinetry with ss appliance suite, parlor and sliding glass doors to a sizable walkout deck. The 2nd story touts 4 large bdrms including master en-suite, 2nd flr laundry and balcony w/ scenic views of the beach and lakefront. The 3rd level flex-space can be 5th bdrm, private den, family rm, game rm or any custom desire. The expansive backyard provides private & secure access to the beach and lakefront, an exclusive and rare amenity for any Chicago home.

Full Features
Exterior Type: Frame
Basement: Unfinished
Beds Above Grade: 5
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Gas, Forced Air, 2+ Sep Heating Systems
Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, All Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Space/s - Driveway
Parking Spaces: 4
Room Count: 9
Water Front: Yes
Square Feet: 3,687
Tax Amount: $5,786
Tax Year: 2017
Internal Features: Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath
External Features: Balcony, Deck, Patio, Porch, Storms/Screens

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $5,786

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South Shore

Neighborhoods: Jackson Park Highlands

Once a vacation destination for Chicago’s elite, the South Shore has become an increasingly popular place to call home. Located on Chicago’s scenic lakefront, the neighborhood’s beautiful beaches, plentiful green space and easy access to downtown via Lake Shore Drive…

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School District(s)
City Of Chicago SD 299
Elementary School
Powell Elem Paideia Comm Academy
Middle School
Powell Elem Paideia Comm Academy
High School
Chicago Vocational Career Acad High School, School Of Leadership High School, South Shore Intl Col Prep 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

Metra Electric South Chicago Branch, Metra Electric Main Branch, South Shore

at Windsor Park Metra (0.30 miles away), Grand Crossing Metra, 63rd Street


7661 S South Shore Drive Chicago, Illinois 60649 is a single family home which sold for $499,000. 7661 S South Shore Drive features 5 bedroom(s) and 3 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since April 26th, 2019 and was built in 1888. Nearby schools include Powell Elem Paideia Comm Academy, Chicago Vocational Career Acad High School, School Of Leadership High School. The nearest transit stops include Metra Electric South Chicago Branch Windsor Park Metra. Want to learn more about 7661 S South Shore Drive Chicago, Illinois 60649? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.