half bath
square ft

5226 N Wayne Avenue

Chicago, Illinois 60640
Contingent / MLS #11683778 / Single Family / Edgewater
Listing information updated 1/18/2023 at 12:23pm
Looking for a Big City Lifestyle and a cozy neighborhood vibe? This is the home for you! Beautifully preserved and modernized vintage home in historic Lakewood Balmoral and just blocks to famed Andersonville's bustling urban main street, Clark Street. Original oak and maple floors, handcrafted millwork, doors, beamed ceiling, original brass hardware, built-ins and 9' ceilings. 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bath, original hardwood floors throughout, 3 large covered porches and a private backyard space featuring a brick paver patio and professional landscaping. Welcoming entry features exquisite oak staircase, hand-crafted millwork and stained-glass windows. The living room w/original bay windows, built-ins and gas-starter fireplace. Masterfully expanded eat-in kitchen with extra-large center island, storage galore, large pantry and leads to 2nd of 3 porches and adjacent spacious mud room. Additional 1st floor living space includes separate dining room featuring gorgeous coffered ceiling and original built-in hutch with Old Hollywood mirror. The Second level features 3 bedrooms & 2 full baths. All bedrooms are generously sized and have great closets, built-ins and storage space. The primary bedroom is a sanctuary with a stunning coffered ceiling, 2 walk-in closets, en-suite bathroom, with both large tub and Kohler rain shower and double bowl vanity, and french doors leading to private balcony the entire length of the house. The third level features a bonus room with darling cove large window to watch the world go by. The Lower level is newly refinished and has high ceilings and good light. There is a small wine room, with wet bar, large family room, 4th bedroom, full bathroom with oversized steam shower and bench, an art room, also great as a crafting room, in home gym etc. Large laundry room and direct walk out access from outside. Large oversized 2.5car garage with additional storage. New $15,000 flood control and security systems added. Freshly painted thru out.

Full Features

Architecture Style:
Queen Anne
Exterior Type:
Vinyl Siding
Beds Above Grade:
Cooling System:
Central Air, Zoned
Heating System:
Natural Gas
Main Level Primary Bedroom:
100+ Years
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Water Front:
Square Feet:
Lot Size:
Less Than .25 Acre
Internal Features:
Hardwood Floors, Bookcases, Historic/Period Mlwk, Special Millwork, Granite Counters, Separate Dining Room
External Features:
Balcony, Brick Paver Patio

Room Information

Living Room:
12x26 - Main
Dining Room:
12x13 - Main
15x19 - Main
Family Room:
17x14 - Lower
Primary Bedroom:
15x12 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom:
11x11 - Second
3rd Bedroom:
10x12 - Second
4th Bedroom:
11x13 - Lower
Sitting Room:
11x20 - Third Level
Mud Room:
7x8 - Main Level
6x13 - Main Level
Exercise Room:
11x9 - Lower Level
3x6 - Lower Level

Taxes & Assessments

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School District(s):
Elementary School:
Peirce Elementary School Intl St
Middle School:
High School:

Listing Office: Coldwell Banker Realty

Listing Office Phone: 847.541.5000

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5226 N Wayne Avenue is a single family home currently listed at $1,350,000. 5226 N Wayne Avenue features 4 bedroom(s) and 3.1 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since December 6th, 2022 and was built in 1912. Nearby schools include Peirce Elementary School Intl St. The nearest transit stops include Addison CTA Blue line and Mayfair Metra Metra Milwaukee District North line. Want to learn more about 5226 N Wayne Avenue?