$1,179,000
6
beds
4
baths
1
half bath
7,126
square ft

139 S Grove Avenue

Oak Park, Illinois 60302
Active / MLS #11004801 / Single Family / Oak Park
Listing information updated 6/4/2022 at 10:03am
Welcome to the John Seaman House built in 1894 designed by Fidelke & Ellis. This majestic Victorian home commands your attention with it's impressive wrap around porch and grand entrance. The Oak Park Historical Society considers this home to be the most "intact" Victorian in the area. It has all the original features such as ornate custom millwork, stained glass windows, 11 foot ceilings & 6 fireplaces with unique hand-carved mantels. The eye catching woodwork includes White Oak, Mahogany, Curly Beach, Butternut & Georgia Pine. There is a large entry with a built-in curved bench which leads to the open grand hall. The living room/double parlor features a fire place and expansive windows which look out on to the front porch. Enter the library with built-in bookcases and a beautiful stained glass window. The large dining room has a hard carved shell motif sideboard flanked with columns and gorgeous windows. Each room is separated by original "pocket doors" that match the woodwork of each room. You will love the 1st floor office perfect for today's remote learning/working. The dazzling staircase is highlighted by a dramatic stained glass window and intricate carved spindles. The enormous master suite has a giant sitting room with a fireplace and a recently renovated bath. There are 3 additional bedrooms, additional full bath and a large office on the 2nd floor. The 3rd floor ballroom/recreation room is massive. There are 2 additional bedrooms, a newly renovated full bath & large office on this floor. The 1 bedroom coach house, which is currently rented month to month, has a recently renovated bathroom. There are 2 garages with parking for six cars. Please see a list of renovations under "additional information". This spacious, one-of-a-kind home is not to be missed. Great location - close to train, downtown Oak Park, restaurants & shops. Please note: 2020 taxes are $35,165.00

Full Features
Architecture Style: Queen Anne
Exterior Type: Wood Siding
Basement: Unfinished
Beds Above Grade: 6
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Natural Gas
Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 6
Roof Type: Asphalt
Room Count: 14
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 7,126
Lot Size: .25-.49 Acre
Acreage: 0.2266
External Features: Deck, Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens
Room Information
Living Room: 15x16 - Main
Dining Room: 15x20 - Main
Kitchen: 16x14 - Main
Family Room: 15x16 - Main
Primary Bedroom: 15x23 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom: 14x12 - Second
3rd Bedroom: 15x12 - Second
4th Bedroom: 16x9 - Second
Library: 18x14 - Main Level
Bedroom 5: 9x16 - Third Level
Office: 11x13 - Second Level
Bedroom 6: 11x12 - Third Level
Taxes & Assessments
Tax Amount: $35,165
Tax Year: 2020
Location
Zip Code: 60302
City: Oak Park
County: Cook
Schools
School District(s): 97, 200
Elementary School: Oliver W Holmes Elementary Schoo
Middle School: Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
High School: Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Disclaimer: The accuracy of all information regardless of source, including but not limited to square footage and lot size, is deemed reliable but not guaranteed nor warranted and should be personally verified through personal inspection by and/or with the appropriate professionals.

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139 S Grove Avenue is a single family home currently listed at $1,179,000. 139 S Grove Avenue features 6 bedroom(s) and 4.1 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since February 26th, 2021 and was built in 1894. Nearby schools include Oliver W Holmes Elementary Schoo, Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School, and Oak Park & River Forest High Sch. The nearest transit stops include Oak Park CTA Blue line and Lavergne Ave Metra Metra BNSF Railway line. Want to learn more about 139 S Grove Avenue?