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457 Cottage Avenue

Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137

Julie Schwager

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Single Family
Glen Ellyn

Thoughtfully executed transformation and exceptional architectural detail truly make this Glen Ellyn beauty one of a kind. Featured in the Chicago Tribune and on the Infant Welfare House Walk. This stunning all brick home has a Mid Century Modern and Prairie influence is conveniently located mere blocks to train, parks, schools, Prairie Path, restaurants, shops and all the vibrant downtown has to offer. The floors and kitchen cabinets are quarter sawn oak, which is the premium way to cut it. This distinctive home boasts 5,100 sq ft of above grade living space for the modern family. It has several intimate spaces for the family to gather or to escape! The long entrance opens up in several directions. At the front of the home is a multipurpose room and used as a music/library by the present owners. It has gorgeous windows with panoramic views and a 20 ft ceiling opening to a loft above. The center of the home features a two story atrium that lights up the entire center of the home and displays the fireplace. The kitchen is spacious featuring under cabinet lighting, walk-in pantry, Subzero fridge, stainless steel appliances, island, miles of counter space and an office to keep you organized. The kitchen is open to the dining area and family room. A massive fireplace with a magnificent brick pattern anchors the room along with custom bookcases. The first floor has a bedroom with ensuite full bath, which could be a playroom or office, a spacious mudroom with lockers and sink. The second floor features three spacious bedrooms plus a magnificent master suite. The master suite has two walk in closets. The ensuite bath has a huge shower, double sinks, jacuzzi tub, and separate water closet. The laundry room is once again designed as a multi-use space perfect for artwork, crafts or school work. Just around the corner is the loft with a large bank of built-ins. The views from the loft are spectacular as you can see for several blocks in two directions. The second floor sunroom is bathed in light from skylights and windows with a covered balcony. The basement is spacious and open. A separate room could be a 6th bedroom with full bath. Plenty of storage with two storage rooms. The basement adds another 2,000 sq ft for a total of 7,200 sq ft of living space. The outside is professionally landscaped with a patio and firepit.

Full Features
Architecture Style: Prairie
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Finished,Rec/Family Area,Storage Space
Beds Above Grade: 5
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned, Other
Heating System: Gas, Forced Air, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Indv Controls, Zoned
Appliances: Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, All Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 41-50 Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Room Count: 11
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 5,100
Tax Amount: $25,702
Tax Year: 2019
Internal Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 2nd Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Bookcases, Open Floorplan, Special Millwork, Some Window Treatmnt, Granite Counters
External Features: Balcony, Patio, Porch, Fire Pit

Room Information
Dining Room: 14X17 - Main Level
Kitchen: 16X22 - Main Level
Family Room: 17X18 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 22X25 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 12X15 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 13X15 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 14X16 - 2nd Level
Office: 6X6 - Main Level
Balcony: 5X17 - 2nd Level
5th Bdrm: 12X15 - Main Level
Den: 15X16 - Main Level
Loft: 10X12 - 2nd Level

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $25,702

Listing information updated today (3/3/2021)

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Glen Ellyn

Glen Ellyn is a picturesque village in the heart of DuPage County. Known as “The Jewel of the Western Suburbs” to residents, the community offers a convenient suburban location, ample recreational opportunities and a vibrant mix of businesses.    Downtown…

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School District(s)
Glen Ellyn SD 41, Glenbard Twp HSD 87
Elementary School
Forest Glen Elementary School
Middle School
Hadley Junior High School
High School
Glenbard West 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, Union Pacific West

at Glen Ellyn Metra (0.33 miles away), Glen Ellyn


457 Cottage Avenue Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137 is a single family home currently listed at $1,275,000. 457 Cottage Avenue features 5 bedroom(s) and 6 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since December 18th, 2020 and was built in 1976. Nearby schools include Forest Glen Elementary School, Hadley Junior High School, Glenbard West High School. The nearest transit stops include Milwaukee District West Glen Ellyn Metra. Want to learn more about 457 Cottage Avenue Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.