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1021 Lee Street

Evanston, IL 60202
  • $1,750,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 14 Days
  • MLS #: 12015526
$1,750,000
  • 5
    BEDS
  • N/A
    ACRES
  • 3
    BATHS
  • 2
    1/2 BATHS
  • 3,564
    SQFT
  • $491
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1875
County:
Area:

School Information

Elementary School:
Middle School:
School District:
65

Description

Welcome to this exquisite Italianate home, a true landmark in the heart of Evanston. Nestled on a sprawling park-like yard nearly 300 feet deep, this residence is a testament to elegance and architectural brilliance. Step inside the gracious living room adorned with a magnificent wood-burning fireplace and bay windows, while the separate dining room boasts built-in cabinetry and leaded glass windows, creating an ambiance of sophistication and charm. The kitchen is perfect for culinary enthusiasts, featuring hickory cabinets stained cherry, top-of-the-line appliances, abundant granite counter space. There is a convenient desk nook, making it the perfect addition to the kitchen space. Adjoining the kitchen is the breathtaking two-story family room addition, designed by the renowned architect, Cynthia Weese. Sunlight floods the space and offers views of the expansive backyard and two tiered cedar deck. Adjacent to the kitchen is a beautiful library with built-in cabinetry and a convenient half bath, completing the well-thought-out first floor layout. Ascending to the second floor, discover five bedrooms and two and a half baths. The large primary bedroom is a sanctuary unto itself, offering a wall of closets, a seating area with a bay window, and direct access to the luxurious primary bath, complete with a double sink and whirlpool tub for ultimate relaxation. The carpeted recreation room on the lower level boasts office space, ample storage, newer full bathroom, and glass block windows, making it an ideal space for guests. Meticulously maintained and updated by its long-time owners, this home exudes quality craftsmanship and attention to detail at every turn. Situated in the coveted Main Dempster Mile area, you'll enjoy the convenience of being close to shops, trains, and a plethora of great restaurants, making this residence the epitome of Evanston living at its finest. Don't miss the opportunity to make this exceptional property your own.

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1021 Lee Street Evanston, IL 60202

  • Price: $1,750,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 14 Days
  • MLS #: 12015526
5
Beds
3
Baths
2
½ Baths
N/A
Acres
3,564
SQFT
$491
$/SQFT
1875
Built
Neighborhood:
Evanston
County:
Cook
Area:
Evanston
Elementary School:
Washington Elementary School
Middle School:
Nichols Middle School
High School:
Evanston Twp High School
School District:
65
Property Description
Welcome to this exquisite Italianate home, a true landmark in the heart of Evanston. Nestled on a sprawling park-like yard nearly 300 feet deep, this residence is a testament to elegance and architectural brilliance. Step inside the gracious living room adorned with a magnificent wood-burning fireplace and bay windows, while the separate dining room boasts built-in cabinetry and leaded glass windows, creating an ambiance of sophistication and charm. The kitchen is perfect for culinary enthusiasts, featuring hickory cabinets stained cherry, top-of-the-line appliances, abundant granite counter space. There is a convenient desk nook, making it the perfect addition to the kitchen space. Adjoining the kitchen is the breathtaking two-story family room addition, designed by the renowned architect, Cynthia Weese. Sunlight floods the space and offers views of the expansive backyard and two tiered cedar deck. Adjacent to the kitchen is a beautiful library with built-in cabinetry and a convenient half bath, completing the well-thought-out first floor layout. Ascending to the second floor, discover five bedrooms and two and a half baths. The large primary bedroom is a sanctuary unto itself, offering a wall of closets, a seating area with a bay window, and direct access to the luxurious primary bath, complete with a double sink and whirlpool tub for ultimate relaxation. The carpeted recreation room on the lower level boasts office space, ample storage, newer full bathroom, and glass block windows, making it an ideal space for guests. Meticulously maintained and updated by its long-time owners, this home exudes quality craftsmanship and attention to detail at every turn. Situated in the coveted Main Dempster Mile area, you'll enjoy the convenience of being close to shops, trains, and a plethora of great restaurants, making this residence the epitome of Evanston living at its finest. Don't miss the opportunity to make this exceptional property your own.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Other Exterior Building Type BrickStucco Exterior Features DeckStorms/Screens Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s)Transmitter(s) Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Detached Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Features Fenced YardIrregular Lot Lot Size .50-.99 Acre Parking Details GarageSpace/s Parking Features Off AlleySide Apron Parking Onsite Yes Parking Ownership Owned Parking Total 3 Roof AsphaltOther Types 2 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances Double OvenMicrowaveDishwasherRefrigeratorWasherDryerDisposalStainless Steel Appliance(s)CooktopBuilt-In OvenRange Hood Approximate Finished Sq Ft 0 Attic Interior StairUnfinished Basement Partially Finished Basement Bathrooms YN Yes Basement Details Full Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 5 Cooling Space Pac Dining Room Separate Fireplace Features Wood BurningWood Burning Stove Fireplace Location Family RoomLiving Room Fireplaces Total 2 Heating Natural GasSteam Interior Features Skylight(s)Hardwood FloorsBuilt-in Features Room Type Bedroom 5LibraryRecreation RoomFoyerStorage Rooms Bedroom 5 (Second) Library (Main) Recreation Room (Basement) Foyer (Main) Storage (Basement) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) Bedroom 2 (Second) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Family Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (N/A) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Second) Rooms Total 11 Total Sq Ft 0 Unfinished Sqft 0

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN Yes Age 100+ Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Community Features CurbsSidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Corporate Limits Evanston Disability Access And Or Equipped No Electric Circuit Breakers200+ Amp Service General Information Commuter BusCommuter Train Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required Mls Actual Status New New Construction YN No Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany Tax Annual Amount 27615.98 Tax Year 2022 Township Evanston Type Detached Single Water Source Public

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