half bath
square ft

926 Sterling Avenue

Flossmoor, Illinois 60422
Active / MLS #11735688 / Single Family / Flossmoor
Listing information updated 3/17/2023 at 12:23am
This home is the best it's ever been - The owners have brought back the woodwork to its original glory, updating the systems, and building a large kitchen and family room to the rear of the home with a huge walk out deck the cover the entire rear of home. Close to the charming downtown shopping area of Flossmoor. This one of kind beautiful three-story American Four Square is located on a double lot with brick path and onto the enclosed porch, The original doors and knobs that lead you into and through the vestibule give you the first taste of the craftsmanship of years gone by that lies beyond. From the foyer you are open to the original parlor, used now as a music room. The formal living room with a wood-burning fireplace, now being used as a study. Next is the large formal dining room, with built-ins and French doors, separated from the study by 8 foot and pocket doors. The rear of the home is the newest part of the addition thoughtfully laid out. The kitchen, breakfast and family room grouping offers slate floors and newer windows allowing in lots of natural light. The plus is all baths feature radiant heated floors, while other rooms feature antique filigreed radiators. The house has central air conditioning, with separate units for each of the three floors. A large deck has then newest composite decking wraps around the back and south side of the house. The staircase leading to the 2nd and 3rd floors is impressive. On the first floor, there are original, quarter sawn oak floors, while the second floor features cherry wood flooring. The master suite, with a walk-in closet and a very large bath with a huge shower and whirlpool soaking tub served by a dedicated hot water heater.. Two additional bedrooms share a Jack and Jill bath. The laundry was added for convenience to this floor. The third floor is likely the household staff quarters with a bedroom and private bath plus the owner added a recreation room with pool table and seating areas. A pull-down stair gives access to the large, stand-up attic, providing more storage. The house is prewired for ethernet, video, and in-wall speakers. The exterior features much new hardscape, with a side entrance to the mudroom. The large 2 car detached garage The roof on this home was replaced just weeks ago, and the entire exterior, including the original redwood siding, ornamentation, and window casements were recently restored and painted in period colours, Home is less 1/4 quarter of a mile from the Metra station with restaurant and local pub. THIS HOME IS PART OF FLOSSMOOR HISTORY! Four families have owned this 1903 home. Tons of character and charm this is must see!!

Full Features

Architecture Style:
American 4-Sq.
Exterior Type:
Beds Above Grade:
Cooling System:
Central Air
Heating System:
Natural Gas
Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer
Main Level Primary Bedroom:
100+ Years
Parking Type:
Parking Spaces:
Room Count:
Water Front:
Square Feet:
Lot Size:
.25-.49 Acre

Room Information

Living Room:
21x13 - Main
Dining Room:
16x13 - Main
14x21 - Main
Family Room:
15x17 - Main
Primary Bedroom:
16x17 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom:
17x13 - Second
3rd Bedroom:
13x14 - Main
4th Bedroom:
11x14 - Third
13x16 - Main Level
Recreation Room:
29x21 - Third Level
7x20 - Main Level
Mud Room:
7x12 - Main Level
Enclosed Porch:
30x8 - Main Level

Taxes & Assessments

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School District(s):
161, 233
Elementary School:
Western Avenue Elementary School
Middle School:
Parker Junior High School
High School:
Homewood-Flossmoor High School

Listing Office: Select a Fee RE System

Listing Office Phone: 312.421.1000

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926 Sterling Avenue is a single family home currently listed at $649,900. 926 Sterling Avenue features 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1 Half Bath. This single family home has been listed on @properties since March 11th, 2023 and was built in 1903. Nearby schools include Western Avenue Elementary School, Parker Junior High School, and Homewood-Flossmoor High School. The nearest transit stops include Flossmoor Metra Metra Metra Electric Main Branch line. Want to learn more about 926 Sterling Avenue?