half baths
square ft

1499 Sheridan Road

Highland Park, Illinois 60035
Closed / MLS #11788046 / Single Family / Highland Park
Listing information updated 12/6/2023 at 6:03am
Spectacular, Historic Queen Ann Revival, set on a beautiful lot just under 3/4 of an Acre in East Highland Park. This Home is in great condition with two fabulous additions adding a very Large Primary Bedroom and Bath, gorgeous, paneled Library, Screened Porch and a Two-Story Family Room, amenities desired for today's living. The best of all worlds! Great location close to town and train, beautiful private yard, perfect condition along with all of the beauty and grandeur of a Historic home. A Historic Home that does not feel like an older home. Coming into the front vestibule with Historic leaded glass windows, you are presented with a Grand Entry, Historic Staircase, Living Room and Dining room on either side. Original Oak Flooring throughout. The Living Room offers an Historic mantle and updated double French doors out to the back terrace, beyond this is the Gorgeous paneled Library and out to the Screened Porch. Opposite side of the Entry will lead you into the Formal Dining Room then into to the open kitchen, including Commercial grade oven range, Double Ovens, dual dishwashers, Breakfast area and 2 story Family Room with 2nd Fireplace. This Room also has French doors out to the back terrace, simply the perfect plan for living and entertaining. The 2nd Floor offers the Primary Bedroom and Primary bath addition of a scale beyond your dreams. Finished in beautiful marble tile, Primary Bath offers Expansive two bowled vanity, Large whirlpool tub, Mammoth separate shower, separate water closet. Bedroom offers Tray ceiling, Huge Walk in closet with Professionally installed organizers & additional cedar closet. In addition, this level includes two Family bedrooms, two full additional baths and a separate room with Laundry facilities. The 3rd floor offers three Bedrooms, full Bath and office. This area can be used for extended stay guests or a private suite for living. Partially finished basement with exterior access next to Mudroom area and plenty of cubbies for all of your sportswear needs, floor is heated here. Unfinished Basement area offers plenty of storage. Yard with professionally designed perennial plantings is sprinklered. Other features include: 2nd back staircase, Library hidden Bar Closet with Fridge, Heated basement floor, Fenced Garden area, 3 Car Garage, Home Speaker system, Zoned heating and Air. This is a large home that is very manageable due to excellent condition. Home very well insulated extensive work done by previous owner. 3rd Floor zoned-utilities can be shut off if needed. Original Foundation with Structural Steel reinforcements is extremely solid, the rest of the foundation is newer. Original Windows as is. This home is on the National Register of Historic Places and was built for the Prominent Highland Park resident Ross J Beatty-no restrictions due to Historical Designation. Previous Buyer decided not to move from the City.

Full Features

Architecture Style:
Queen Anne
Exterior Type:
Partially Finished,Exterior Access,Rec/Family Area
Beds Above Grade:
Cooling System:
Central Air
Heating System:
Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, Radiator(s), Sep Heating Systems - 2+, Indv Controls, Zoned
Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Range Hood, Wall Oven
Main Level Primary Bedroom:
100+ Years
Roof Type:
Parking Type:
Parking Spaces:
Garage Door Opener(s)
Room Count:
Water Front:
Square Feet:
Lot Size:
.50-.99 Acre
Internal Features:
Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Second Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Historic/Period Mlwk, Separate Dining Room, Paneling
External Features:
Deck, Porch Screened

Room Information

Living Room:
35x15 - Main
Dining Room:
20x14 - Main
19x15 - Main
Family Room:
20x23 - Main
Primary Bedroom:
24x23 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom:
17x15 - Second
3rd Bedroom:
18x14 - Second
4th Bedroom:
15x15 - Third
Bedroom 6:
19x14 - Third Level
Breakfast Room:
15x13 - Main Level
15x9 - Third Level
23x22 - Main Level
18x11 - Third Level

Taxes & Assessments

Tax Amount:
Tax Year:


Zip Code:
Highland Park


School District(s):
112, 113
Elementary School:
Indian Trail Elementary School
Middle School:
Edgewood Middle School
High School:
Highland Park High School

Listing Office: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

Listing Office Phone: 847.790.8400

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1499 Sheridan Road is a single family home which sold for $1,537,500. 1499 Sheridan Road features 6 Beds, 4 Baths, 2 Half Baths. This single family home has been listed on @properties since May 19th, 2023 and was built in 1894. Nearby schools include Indian Trail Elementary School, Edgewood Middle School, and Highland Park High School. The nearest transit stops include Highland Park Metra Metra Union Pacific North line.