232 S Central Avenue

Highwood, Illinois 60040
Closed / MLS #11610237 / Multiple Unit (2-4) / Highwood
Listing information updated 10/12/2022 at 6:03am
When you mention Highwood, one of the first thoughts that come to mind are the many fine eateries. Perhaps the Great Highwood Pumpkin Festival! Highwood reminds me of a quaint European village with its many narrow streets, some cobblestone, beautiful flower gardens and large front yards. This home, a two-apartment building with a full basement was built in 1930 by the families Grandfather and has been in the family ever since. Because of its age you will find quality workmanship. Each apartment has a separate entrance, front and back and hardwood floors throughout. The first-floor apartment includes a fireplace in the living room, three bedrooms (one with a walk-in closet) and two full baths. The second-floor apartment has five rooms, three bedrooms (one with a walk-in closet) and one full bath. In both apartments, the cabinet kitchens include a dishwasher. Full basement with look out windows has a laundry room with two washers and one dryer. A finished room, full bath with shower, and plenty of storage. Utilities include one gas hot water boiler providing radiator heat, separate electrical service for each apartment, and one hot water tank. Side driveway and large two car garage. Annual heating cost stated is for the whole building. Annual electric cost is for the first-floor apartment, unoccupied. Bimonthly water/sewer/refuse bill $138.48 (one occupant) Rental projections: 1st floor $1950-$2200 2nd floor $1500-$1650 Walk to Oak Terrace Elementary School, Metra's North line, shops and restaurants. The Rec Center - The Don Skrinar Center is .05 miles or a 9 minute walk. Zoning: R-3 residential duplex: 2-flat may be converted to a single-family home per new zoning laws. See City of Highwood Zoning Map or call the City of Highwood. Celebrate Highwood is a community initiative to better the community through events and festivals. These activities help create a cohesive community by allowing neighbors to come together. All monies raised through are donated to local and national charitable organizations. Community, Charity, Celebrate Highwood! Oak Terrace admissions by application process.

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Partially Finished
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Natural Gas, Radiator(s)
91-100 Years
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Less Than .25 Acre

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School District(s):
112, 113
Elementary School:
Wayne Thomas Elementary School
Middle School:
Northwood Junior High School
High School:
Highland Park High School
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232 S Central Avenue is a multiple unit (2-4) which sold for $381,000. 232 S Central Avenue features 6 Beds, 3 Baths. This multiple unit (2-4) has been listed on @properties since August 22nd, 2022 and was built in 1930. Nearby schools include Wayne Thomas Elementary School, Northwood Junior High School, and Highland Park High School. The nearest transit stops include Highwood Metra Metra Union Pacific North line.