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5453 N Lakewood Avenue

Chicago, Illinois 60640

Meredith Schreiber

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Property Type
Single Family
Community Area

First time on the market in 35 years! Built by famed architects Holabird & Roche in 1898, located in the heart of Lakewood Balmoral on a 50 X 125 lot, this historic home is not to be missed. Enjoy summer nights on the expansive front porch or relax in the private backyard. Much of the original character and charm is still intact, 10' high ceilings, impressive, crown moldings throughout, 2 fireplaces, original wood trim, beautiful woodworking, and pocket doors. Large, gracious first floor with high ceilings and a circular floorplan perfect for entertaining. Large office, living room with gas fireplace, powder room, formal dining room, coat room, and renovated eat-in kitchen with a wood-burning fireplace. The second floor has 4 large bedrooms, a dressing room/office, and a full bath. The primary suite is on the third floor complete with a walk-in closet, cedar closet, and primary bath with a walk-in shower. Experience the best of city living, walkable to Clark Street, CTA, and the lake, easy access to Lake Shore Drive, and endless Lakewood Balmoral community events. Opportunity to expand with a 50 X 125 lot!

Full Features
Architecture Style: Victorian
Exterior Type: Brick,Stucco
Basement: Unfinished
Beds Above Grade: 5
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Gas, Forced Air
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: No
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 3
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 11
Water Front: No
Square Feet: N/A
Tax Amount: $22,238
Tax Year: 2019
External Features: Patio, Porch, Storms/Screens

Room Information
Living Room: 15X16 - Main Level
Dining Room: 19X12 - Main Level
Kitchen: 11X11 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 33X17 - 3rd Level
2nd Bedroom: 19X12 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 13X12 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 12X10 - 2nd Level
5th Bdrm: 8X14 - 2nd Level
Bonus: 9X11 - 2nd Level
Den: 12X12 - Main Level
Foyer: 5X4 - Main Level
Eating Area: 12X11 - Main Level

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $22,238

Listing information updated today (11/24/2020)

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Neighborhoods: Andersonville, Edgewater Beach, Lakewood-Balmoral, Magnolia Glen, Edgewater Glen

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School District(s)
City Of Chicago SD 299
Elementary School
Peirce Elem Intl Studies School
Middle School
Peirce Elem Intl Studies School
High School
Senn 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

CTA Rail

at Bryn Mawr (0.23 miles away)

Union Pacific North

at Ravenswood Metra (1.11 miles away)


5453 N Lakewood Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60640 is a single family home currently listed at $1,450,000. 5453 N Lakewood Avenue features 5 bedroom(s) and 3 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since November 16th, 2020 and was built in 1898. Nearby schools include Peirce Elem Intl Studies School, Senn High School. The nearest transit stops include Bryn Mawr CTA Red line, Union Pacific North Ravenswood Metra. Want to learn more about 5453 N Lakewood Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60640? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.