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139 S Grove Avenue

Oak Park, Illinois 60302


Tony Iwersen
708.772.8040

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luxury portfolio international

$1,285,000


Bedrooms
6

Bathrooms
4

Half Baths
1

luxury portfolio international


Property Type
Single Family
Neighborhood
Oak Park


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.



Full Features
Architecture Style: Queen Anne
Exterior Type: Wood Siding
Basement: Unfinished
Beds Above Grade: 6
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Gas
Appliances: Oven/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/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 14
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 7,126
Tax Amount: $42,629
Tax Year: 2019
External Features: Deck, Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens


Room Information
Living Room: 15X16 - Main Level
Dining Room: 15X20 - Main Level
Kitchen: 16X14 - Main Level
Family Room: 15X16 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 15X23 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 14X12 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 15X12 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 16X9 - 2nd Level
Library: 18X14 - Main Level
5th Bdrm: 9X16 - 3rd Level
Office: 15X9 - Main Level
6th Bdrm: 11X12 - 3rd Level
Office: 11X13 - 2nd Level


Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $42,629

Listing information updated today (4/12/2021)


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Oak Park

Oak Park is definitely the cool kid on the block as far as communities go. Located just 10 miles west of downtown Chicago, the community has a distinctly urban, creative vibe and has long been home to artists who have…

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School District(s)
Oak Park ESD 97, Oak Park - River Forest SD 200
Elementary School
Oliver W Holmes Elementary School
Middle School
Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
High School
Oak Park & River Forest 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 Oak Park (0.13 miles away)

Metra
Milwaukee District West, Union Pacific West

at Oak Park Metra (0.29 miles away), Oak Park


 





139 S Grove Avenue Oak Park, Illinois 60302 is a single family home currently listed at $1,285,000. 139 S Grove Avenue features 6 bedroom(s) and 5 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 School, Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School, Oak Park & River Forest High School. The nearest transit stops include Oak Park CTA Green line, Milwaukee District West Oak Park Metra. Want to learn more about 139 S Grove Avenue Oak Park, Illinois 60302? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.