half bath
square ft

2242 N Bissell Street

Chicago, Illinois 60614
Closed / MLS #11068287 / Single Family / Lincoln Park
Spacious and bright, all brick Lincoln Park Row House in A+ location with rarely offered four large bedrooms all on second level plus covered parking! Enter through stunning leaded glass, double door front entry into vestibule perfect for storing strollers and scooters. Pretty stained glass windows & woodwork with 11' ceilings throughout, large double-parlor living rooms w/herringbone hardwood floors, 3 sets of pocket doors, stunning original plaster crown molding, 3 beautiful marble fireplaces, wood shutters & ornate original plaster ceiling medallions in 7 rooms! Bright eat-in kitchen w/white cabinets, quartz countertops, gold faucet and pulls, stainless steel appliances, two large windows allowing an abundance of light plus a back staircase. Kitchen updated to include white Calacatta Vagli quartz, gray arabesque backsplash, stainless 5-burner range, new dishwasher, large under mount stainless sink and starburst chandelier. Separate dining room with built in china cabinet for storage. Upstairs, 4 large bedrooms including a humongous primary bedroom with room to add an en-suite if desired, plus 3 more well appointed bedrooms with ample, deep closets (bedroom 2 has floor to ceiling built-in shelving for more storage), full bath redone with double sinks, soaking tub, marble floor & subway tile plus two skylights. Custom sound abatement windows recently installed by Soundproof Chicago to sides and back of house (12 total) in 2019. Many improvements from 2013-2021 including complete tear off roof (2015), Tuckpointing and rebuild of parapet wall (2020), new gutters, plumbing improvements throughout house, wood moldings, wallpaper/paint and many light fixtures. Large, dry basement has good ceiling height, exterior access in front and back, could be refinished for rental or air bnb. Metal Carport behind home allows for safe parking with gated fencing and fresh gravel done in 2020. This home is surrounded by numerous parks & playgrounds and the best schools in the city - all walking distance within minutes. Quick walk to Oscar Mayer Magnet Elementary, Park West Cooperative, LPHS, Oz Park, Homeslice, Whole Foods, Fullerton L stop, Cacciatore stadium, Wish field, Lake front and LP Zoo. So many improvements while keeping the integrity of this beautiful and classic, move in ready 1886 Victorian home. Truly the most space in the area you will find at this price point, in the BEST part of central Lincoln Park!

Full Features
Architecture Style: Victorian
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Unfinished
Beds Above Grade: 4
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Natural Gas, Forced Air
Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Range Hood
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Space/s - Off Alley,Alley Access
Parking Spaces: 2
Room Count: 8
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 2,448
Lot Size: Less Than .25 Acre
Acreage: 0.0408
Internal Features: Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors
External Features: Brick Paver Patio
Room Information
Living Room: 13x19 - Main
Dining Room: 10x14 - Main
Kitchen: 11x13 - Main
Family Room: 11x17 - Main
Primary Bedroom: 23x18 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom: 15x11 - Second
3rd Bedroom: 11x12 - Second
4th Bedroom: 15x12 - Second
Taxes & Assessments
Tax Amount: $17,774
Tax Year: 2019
Zip Code: 60614
City: Chicago
County: Cook
School District(s): 299
Elementary School: Oscar Mayer Elementary School
Middle School: Oscar Mayer Elementary School
High School: Lincoln Park High School

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