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239 W Claremont Street

Elmhurst, Illinois 60126

Maria Gracik

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Property Type
Single Family

Welcome to 239 W Claremont known as the Brush house and recognized by the Elmhurst Historical Society. Home sits on a rarely found, 119 x 196 lot just a few short blocks to downtown Elmhurst . A turn of the Century 1891 built "weekend Manor country estate" built by German - born Baron von Bielenfeldt and purchased shortly thereafter by the Brush family, one of the founders of the former Elmhurst Golf Club. The living room is described as a "grand salon" with an interesting blend of European and American Styles. Imported material from France and Italy dating back to the late 1800's. Mr Brush was a music publisher and musicians held many recitals in the living room, noted for acoustics. The main level boasts the grand salon, a mens and a ladies sitting room, dining room, kitchen , den, mudroom and 2 pantries. Currently the home is a 5 bedroom, 4 full , 2 half bath 5727 square feet of living space with a 3rd floor including a bonus, rec room, billiards room and a craft room or 6th bedroom. Impressive architectural features such as 12 foot ceilings, pocket doors, quarter sawn oak floors, pretzel sconces with Tiffany glass, leaded glass windows, original hardware and door knobs. This is a rare opportunity to own a piece of history that has been loved and cared for by each owner for over 130 years.

Full Features
Exterior Type: Cedar
Basement: Partially Finished,Exterior Access,Egress Window
Beds Above Grade: 5
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Space Pac, Zoned
Heating System: Hot Water/Steam, Radiators, Zoned
Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Roof Type: Wood Shakes/Shingles
Room Count: 15
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 5,727
Tax Amount: $29,354
Tax Year: 2020
Internal Features: Hardwood Floors, Walk-In Closet(s), Historic/Period Mlwk, Special Millwork, Separate Dining Room
External Features: Patio, Porch, Brick Paver Patio

Room Information
Living Room: 27X23 - Main Level
Dining Room: 15X14 - Main Level
Kitchen: 16X13 - Main Level
Family Room: 29X17 - 3rd Level
Primary Bedroom: 24X23 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 16X12 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 15X12 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 15X12 - 2nd Level
5th Bdrm: 15X13 - 2nd Level
Office: 16X12 - Main Level
Sitting: 14X12 - Main Level
Bonus: 10X10 - Main Level
Pantry: 10X10 - Main Level

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $29,354

Listing information updated today (7/30/2021)

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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 (0.50 miles away), Elmhurst


239 W Claremont Street Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 is a single family home currently listed at $1,599,900. 239 W Claremont Street features 5 bedroom(s) and 6 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since May 20th, 2021 and was built in 1891. 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 239 W Claremont Street Elmhurst, Illinois 60126? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.

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