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1214 Maple Avenue

Evanston, Illinois 60202

Scott Stavish

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Property Type
Single Family

Incredible opportunity on one of the largest lots available in Evanston at almost .43 acres. 1880s Victorian house built by Edbrooke & Burnham for the Larimer family, this rare offering includes side rental house, 2 car garage with 2 bedroom coach house above and enormous side yard that is dividable and buildable. Move in and collect rent, rehab or subdivide and develop the side lot! MAIN HOUSE features 4 beds, 3 full baths on 3 levels. Amazing vintage details throughout; 10' plus ceiling height, four fireplaces, detailed moldings and trim, gorgeous narrow strip hardwood floors and chair rails. Great light throughout with bay window, skylights, planter box window, transoms and huge picture window overlooking a gracious oversized front porch. Eat-in country kitchen with white cabinets and stainless steel appliances. SIDE HOUSE features one bed, one full bath on two levels, formal living room with fireplace and large eat-in kitchen. Interior access to unfinished basement offering laundry and ample storage. COACH HOUSE offers 2 beds, 1 bath plus loft. Gorgeous features include vaulted ceilings with exposed wood beams, Franklin Stove and wide plank hardwood floors throughout. 2 car detached garage (with coach house above) plus parking pad in back that could easily fit another 4 cars. Unfinished basement is accessed through the side house and exterior. SIDE LOT is dividable and buildable. Home is located in a federal and local historic district and Preservation Commission would need to approve any new construction on the subdivided property. Grab a piece of history! This incredibly unique property is ready for your ideas and updates. Estate sale sold AS-IS. Amazing location close to heart of downtown Evanston, shopping, restaurants, Metra, El and the Lake!

Full Features
Architecture Style: Victorian
Exterior Type: Wood Siding
Basement: Unfinished,Exterior Access
Beds Above Grade: 7
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: None
Heating System: Radiators
Appliances: Oven/Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, All Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances, Range Hood
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage,Space/s - Off Alley
Parking Spaces: 6
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 17
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 5,600
Tax Amount: $27,608
Tax Year: 2019
Internal Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors
External Features: Deck, Patio, Porch

Room Information
Living Room: 20X15 - Main Level
Dining Room: 12X10 - Main Level
Kitchen: 17X12 - Main Level
Family Room: 15X12 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 19X16 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 18X14 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 16X13 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 15X12 - 2nd Level
Recreation Rm: 54X39 - 3rd Level
Loft: 22X11 - 3rd Level
5th Bdrm: 12X12 - 2nd Level
6th Bdrm: 13X11 - 2nd Level
7th Bdrm: 11X10 - 2nd Level

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $27,608

Listing information updated today (6/22/2021)

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School District(s)
Evanston CCSD 65, Evanston Twp HSD 202
Elementary School
Washington Elementary School
Middle School
Nichols Middle School
High School
Evanston Twp High School

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Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Dempster (0.20 miles away)

Union Pacific North

at Main St Metra (0.52 miles away)


1214 Maple Avenue Evanston, Illinois 60202 is a single family home currently listed at $1,500,000. 1214 Maple Avenue features 7 bedroom(s) and 5 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since June 8th, 2021 and was built in 1885. Nearby schools include Washington Elementary School, Nichols Middle School, Evanston Twp High School. The nearest transit stops include Dempster CTA Purple line, Union Pacific North Main St Metra. Want to learn more about 1214 Maple Avenue Evanston, Illinois 60202? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.

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