1247 Hinman Avenue

Evanston, Illinois 60202

Barry J Newman

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Half Baths

Property Type
Single Family

This gracious home, designed in 1894 by prominent Evanston architect Stephen Jennings, sits in the Evanston Lakeshore Historic District. Enter the foyer to find soaring ceilings, handsome library with floor to ceiling bookcases, double parlor with fireplace, and formal dining room. The spacious kitchen boasts Thermador fridge, 8-burner Wolf stove, 3 ovens, and butler's pantry. Take the grand staircase from the foyer or the kitchen stairs to the 2nd floor to find 4 spacious bedrooms, including a master suite with his/hers walk-in closets, another fireplace and 2nd floor laundry. Expansive 3rd floor with skylights and full bath is a perfect bedroom for teens or a sunny rec room. For outdoor living, relax on the screened porch or head to the two backyard decks for family time or entertaining. Large finished basement family room with another full bath, woodpaneled office, and loads of storage! Ideal location within blocks of beach, parks, shops, restaurants, Dempster and Main St. trains.

Full Features
Architecture Style: Traditional
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Finished
Beds Above Grade: 5
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned
Heating System: Gas, Forced Air, 2+ Sep Heating Systems
Main Level Master Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 11
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 4,057
Tax Amount: $22,750
Tax Year: 2016
Internal Features: Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry
External Features: Deck, Patio, Porch Screened

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $22,750

Listing Office: Dream Town Realty

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School District(s)
Evanston CCSD 65, Evanston TWP HSD 202
Elementary School
Dewey Elementary School
Middle School
Nichols Middle School
High School
Evanston Twp High School

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Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Dempster (0.18 miles away)

Union Pacific North

at Main St Metra (0.50 miles away)


1247 Hinman Avenue Evanston, Illinois 60202 is a single family home which sold for $1,335,000. 1247 Hinman Avenue features 5 bedroom(s) and 5 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since May 16th, 2018 and was built in 1894. Nearby schools include Dewey Elementary School, Nichols Middle School, Evanston Twp High School. The nearest transit stops include Dempster CTA Purple line, Union Pacific North Main St Metra. Want to learn more about 1247 Hinman Avenue Evanston, Illinois 60202? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.

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