half bath
square ft

647 Linden Avenue

Oak Park, Illinois 60302
Closed / MLS #11378691 / Single Family / Oak Park
Listing information updated 6/22/2022 at 1:03pm
This stately, brick Italian Renaissance Revival Oak Park estate has been meticulously renovated and is located in the very sought-after Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District. Built in 1924 by renowned architect Frederick Schock, The Charles Castle House sits on a very private, recently professionally landscaped, double corner lot with a backyard oasis. The serene resort style outdoor space, perfect for entertaining, includes an extensive natural stone deck/patio around the newer pool with an impressive covered pergola and fire pit area. With approximately 6000 square feet of living space, the home features 5 en-suite bedrooms, 5 1/2 bathrooms and a large 3 car garage with additional room and ample driveway parking. First Floor: Double entrance grand foyer with original ceiling mural and mosaic tile floor. Gourmet custom kitchen with professional appliances, stone countertops, glass backsplash, a proper butler's pantry and a built-in table area that opens to the bright family room. Formal dining room, spacious living room, incredible sunroom, and powder room. Second Floor: Split floorplan with four room Owner's suite including the bedroom, marble spa like bath with dual vanities, water closet, 6' tub and separate walk-in shower with glass enclosure, dressing room with dual professionally organized closets and an office/sunroom retreat. Three additional generous bedrooms on the same floor with organized closets. Third Floor: Perfect private suite or guest suite with treetop bedroom and newer full bath. Lower Level: Huge recreation room with fireplace, workout room, office/6th bedroom, laundry/mud room with exterior access, full bath, cellar, and original vault. Additional Home Features: Original millwork, hardwood floors and built-ins throughout, custom lighting fixtures, 3 original wood burning fireplaces with newer chimney liners, grade 1 Ludowici green tile roof and newer copper gutters. Updated System Features: Whole house automatic back-up generator, radiant heat and zoned AC, reverse osmosis drinking water system, buried fiber optic cables, dual sumps and overhead sewers, 200 amp electrical service, lawn irrigation and concealed pool auto-cover. Conveniently located from downtown Chicago and both major airports. Close to the train, restaurants, shopping, and libraries.

Full Features
Architecture Style: Traditional
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Finished,Exterior Access,Rec/Family Area,Sleeping Area,Stora
Beds Above Grade: 5
Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned, Electric
Heating System: Natural Gas, Steam, Radiator(s)
Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Built-In Oven, Range Hood, Water Purifier, Water Purifier Owned, Water Softener, Water Softener Owned, Front Controls on Range/Cooktop, Gas Oven, Range Hood
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: Yes
Age: 91-100 Years
Parking Type: Garage,Space/s - Off Street,Driveway,Additional Parking,Storage
Parking Spaces: 5
Roof Type: Tile
Room Count: 14
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 6,740
Lot Size: Less Than .25 Acre
Acreage: 0.3839
Internal Features: Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, In-Law Arrangement, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Ceiling - 10 Foot, Center Hall Plan, Historic/Period Mlwk, Open Floorplan, Some Carpeting, Special Millwork, Some Window Treatmnt, Granite Counters, Separate Dining Room, Some Insulated Wndws, Some Storm Doors, Some Wall-To-Wall Cp
External Features: Deck, Patio, Brick Paver Patio, In Ground Pool, Storms/Screens
Room Information
Living Room: 27x18 - Main
Dining Room: 18x14 - Main
Kitchen: 18x13 - Main
Family Room: 16x13 - Main
Primary Bedroom: 18x12 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom: 17x11 - Second
3rd Bedroom: 14x11 - Second
4th Bedroom: 12x10 - Second
Foyer: 19x10 - Main Level
Heated Sun Room: 20x10 - Main Level
Recreation Room: 27x18 - Basement Level
Office: 20x12 - Second Level
Bedroom 5: 10x13 - Third Level
Taxes & Assessments
Tax Amount: $31,502
Tax Year: 2020
Zip Code: 60302
City: Oak Park
County: Cook
School District(s): 97, 200
Elementary School: Horace Mann Elementary School
Middle School: Percy Julian Middle School
High School: Oak Park & River Forest High Sch

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647 Linden Avenue is a single family home which sold for $1,599,999. 647 Linden Avenue features 5 bedroom(s) and 5.1 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since April 7th, 2022 and was built in 1923. Nearby schools include Horace Mann Elementary School, Percy Julian Middle School, and Oak Park & River Forest High Sch. The nearest transit stops include Oak Park CTA Blue line and Lavergne Ave Metra Metra BNSF Railway line. Want to learn more about 647 Linden Avenue?