438 S Cottage Hill Avenue

Elmhurst, Illinois 60126

Karen Boyle

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Property Type
Single Family

Exceptional home in can't-be-beat location! Incredible 4 bed, 3 bath home with 2,800 sq. ft. of easy living. There is a lot to talk about in this beautiful home! Begin your tour up to the freshly painted front porch. Light and bright first floor welcomes you with hardwood floors throughout. Living room with arched doorway, crown molding and wood burning fireplace, leads you to the warm and welcoming sitting room facing the front of the house. Separate formal dining room is plenty big for a large table perfect for entertaining. Updated kitchen includes all the amenities a chef is looking for! Custom cabinetry, granite countertops, backsplash, double sink, 6 burner Bluestar range, and walk-in pantry. Spacious table space off the kitchen has a sliding door to the rear deck. Convenient first floor bedroom currently used as an office and first floor full bathroom! Main level also boasts original hardwood, solid oak doors and stunning glass door handles! Additionally, there is an entry door off the side (near the garage) and includes a coat closet and tiled floor - a great location to kick your shoes off and stay a while. The second floor offers an extra-large master suite includes updated bathroom with walk-in shower and double sinks, sitting area and spacious walk-in closet with window! Two additional bedrooms are larger than most with a second-floor full bathroom with tub. Loft area is perfect for a reading nook. Full basement which is partially finished, offers it all! Large family room area, updated laundry room has wall of closets, pedestaled washer & dryer and utility sink. Extra storage space off the laundry room works great as pantry overflow. Huge workshop perfect for any hobby or craft! INCREDIBLE BACKYARD! Main Trex deck is 13X14 and is covered, excellent for watching the rain! Lower Trex deck is 24X12. Let's not forget this beautiful yard also includes a PIZZA OVEN, 12X8 shed, fenced yard and lush greenery and gardening beds. 1 car attached garage and long driveway round out this beautiful home! Other details include: Ecobee thermostat, Ring doorbell (Alexa compatible), dual AC & furnace serviced yearly (main level furnace & AC 2019), whole house humidifier, new roof April 2020, whole house remodel 2001 (including electrical rewire, updated plumbing and exterior cleanout install). SUPER LOCATION! 1/2 mile to Hawthorne Elementary school, less than 1 mile to Sandburg Middle school and less than 1 mile to York High School. Prairie Path is one block south and near the Great Western Trail (which will take you to the Fox River). Elmhurst has an incredible downtown area with wonderful library, art museum, and an abundance of dining and shopping (All less than 1 mile away!). We really could go on and on about this spectacular home but come take a look for yourself and be sure to tour the neighborhood to appreciate this perfect location! Also be sure to check out the interactive 3D virtual tour!

Full Features
Exterior Type: Brick,Stucco
Basement: Partially Finished,Rec/Family Area,Storage Space
Beds Above Grade: 4
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Gas, Forced Air, 2+ Sep Heating Systems
Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, All Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances, Range Hood, Gas Cooktop, Gas Oven, Range Hood
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 91-100 Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 1
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 12
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 2,800
Tax Amount: $13,033
Tax Year: 2019
Internal Features: Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Historic/Period Mlwk, Some Carpeting, Some Window Treatmnt, Some Wood Floors, Drapes/Blinds, Granite Counters, Separate Dining Room
External Features: Deck, Patio, Porch, Storms/Screens

Room Information
Living Room: 19X13 - Main Level
Dining Room: 16X12 - Main Level
Kitchen: 13X10 - Main Level
Family Room: 24X13 - Basement
Primary Bedroom: 25X19 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 15X11 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 13X12 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 13X11 - Main Level
Eating Area: 13X10 - Main Level
Loft: 14X9 - 2nd Level
Sitting: 13X8 - Main Level
Work Rm: 25X14 - Basement
Storage: 8X6 - Basement

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $13,033

Listing information updated 4/8/2021 at 2:03pm

Listing Office: Wenzel Select Properties, Ltd.

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School District(s)
Elmhurst SD 205
Elementary School
Hawthorne Elementary School
Middle School
Sandburg Middle School
High School
York Comm High School

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Nearby Public Transportation

Milwaukee District West, Union Pacific West

at Elmhurst Metra (0.85 miles away), Elmhurst


438 S Cottage Hill Avenue Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 is a single family home currently listed at $740,000. 438 S Cottage Hill Avenue features 4 bedroom(s) and 3 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since April 7th, 2021 and was built in 1926. Nearby schools include Hawthorne Elementary School, Sandburg Middle School, York Comm High School. The nearest transit stops include Milwaukee District West Elmhurst Metra. Want to learn more about 438 S Cottage Hill Avenue Elmhurst, Illinois 60126? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.

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