1606 Lake Avenue

Wilmette, Illinois 60091
Closed / MLS #11622341 / Single Family / Wilmette
Listing information updated 5/4/2023 at 1:03pm
This wonderful home in the McKenzie School District is ready for new owners! Charming curb appeal welcomes you to a nice circular layout. Enter the vestibule that grants access to the formal living room with a wood-burning fireplace and beautiful windows with transoms and decorative casing. Pass through the archway to the separate dining room and adjacent light-filled office. The warm kitchen features a built-in table in the breakfast area that flows into the expansive sunlit family room with its vaulted ceiling and skylights. The screened-in porch provides generous space to entertain, dine and relax while enjoying views of the professionally landscaped and fenced backyard. Upstairs are two spacious bedrooms with an oversized shared luxury bath that has a walk-in shower and double vanity. There is a third bedroom and second full bath on the main floor, offering flexibility for anyone who wants a main floor primary. The basement is huge and features a large, finished rec-room/playroom combo, two separate storage areas that can be converted into offices or additional bedrooms, a large laundry room, and a separate utility room. There is a detached 2 1/2 car garage and a parking pad through the back. Walk to the beach, Downtown Wilmette, the library, schools, parks, and more. This very special house in a coveted neighborhood is not to be missed!

Full Features

Architecture Style:
Exterior Type:
Partially Finished,Rec/Family Area,Storage Space
Beds Above Grade:
Cooling System:
Central Air, Window/Wall Units - 2
Heating System:
Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiator(s), Sep Heating Systems - 2+, Zoned
Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Gas Cooktop
Main Level Primary Bedroom:
100+ Years
Parking Type:
Parking Spaces:
Roof Type:
Room Count:
Water Front:
Square Feet:
Lot Size:
Less Than .25 Acre
Internal Features:
Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, First Floor Full Bath, Separate Dining Room
External Features:
Patio, Porch Screened

Room Information

Living Room:
18x15 - Main
Dining Room:
15x12 - Main
17x10 - Main
Family Room:
18x17 - Main
Primary Bedroom:
24x17 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom:
18x14 - Second
3rd Bedroom:
14x10 - Main
Breakfast Room:
17x11 - Main Level
10x9 - Main Level
6x4 - Main Level
Screened Porch:
14x10 - Main Level
Recreation Rm:
12x10 - Basement Level

Taxes & Assessments

Tax Amount:
Tax Year:


Zip Code:


School District(s):
39, 203
Elementary School:
Mckenzie Elementary School
Middle School:
Highcrest Middle School
High School:
New Trier Twp H.s. Northfield/Wi

Listing Office: Engel & Voelkers Chicago North Shore

Listing Office Phone: 847.441.5730

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1606 Lake Avenue is a single family home which sold for $710,000. 1606 Lake Avenue features 3 Beds, 2 Baths. This single family home has been listed on @properties since September 14th, 2022 and was built in 1920. Nearby schools include Mckenzie Elementary School, Highcrest Middle School, and New Trier Twp H.s. Northfield/Wi. The nearest transit stops include Linden CTA Purple line and Wilmette Metra Metra Union Pacific North line. Want to learn more about 1606 Lake Avenue?