Price Reduction
547 Melrose Avenue Kenilworth, IL
$ 650,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10434822
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityKenilworth
  • AreaKenilworth
  • Zip60043
  • Style
  • Year Built1908
  • Taxes13221
  • Price$ 650,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage1905
  • Lot Size6,251 SqFt
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Property Description

Charming 3 bed + 1 basement bed and 3.5 bath in the heart of Kenilworth. Recent updates include new Marvin windows, recently refinished 1st floor maple and oak floors, and new paint throughout. Kitchen has newer stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops, and sunny breakfast room that overlooks a fenced-in backyard. Family room features high ceilings, wood burning fireplace, and custom built-in bookshelves. 2nd floor includes 3 bedrooms and master bedroom with skylight lit en-suite bathroom that includes jetted whirlpool and shower, and double-sink. Bedrooms 2 and 3 share a full bath. Basement level features 4th bedroom or recreation room, full bath, and washer/dryer. Steps away from Kenilworth Metra Station and located within the award-winning Joseph Sears and New Trier Township High School district. Additional storage space available in attic.

Elementary School Middle School High School
The Joseph Sears School Elementary School The Joseph Sears School Middle School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
Price History
6/29/2019 Listed $675,000
7/22/2019 2% - $665,000
9/3/2019 3% - $650,000

General Features

Age 100+ Years
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
County Cook
Detached Type 2 Stories
Directions On Green Bay Rd, N of Park Ave, S of Winnetka Rd, W on Melrose to address
District Elementary School 38
District High School 203
District Middle/Junior School 38
Exposure S (South)
General Information School Bus Service, Commuter Bus, Commuter Train
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
New Construction No
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2017
Taxes 13221
Waterfront No
Year Built 1908

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
4th Bedroom Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Wood Laminate
Addtl Room 4 Name Deck
Addtl Room 5 Name Sunroom
Air Conditioning Central Air, Space Pac
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) Yes
Basement Description Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 16X9
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 12X9
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 25X18
Bedrooms (below Grade) 1
Corporate Limits KENILWORTH
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 21X13
Dining Room Level Main Level
Electric Circuit Breakers
Equipment Ceiling Fan
Family Room Dimensions 19X13
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Fireplace Locations Family Room
Fireplaces 1
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heater Fuel Type Gas, Baseboard, Radiators
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors
Kitchen Appliances Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Kitchen Dimensions 20X8
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space
Laundry Dimensions 10X6
Laundry Level/Floor Basement
Living Area 1905
Living Room Dimensions 18X15
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Master Bed Dimensions 18X15
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 1 Dimensions 7X6
Other Room 3 Dimensions 9X6
Other Room 4 Dimensions 12X6
Other Room 4 Level Main Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 19X8
Other Room 6 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 7 Level Not Applicable
Rooms List Breakfast Room, Utility Room-Lower Level, Deck, Sun/Florida Room
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Bathrooms 3.1
Total Rooms 9

Exterior Features

Acreage .1435
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Exterior Features Deck, Porch Screened
Garage Ownership N/A
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 50X125
Lot Features Fenced Yard
Lot Size Area Less Than .25 Acre
Parking Garage
Roof Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Breakfast Rm 7X6 Main Level Wood Laminate
Deck 12X6 Main Level
Dining Room 21X13 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Family Room 19X13 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 18X15 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 18X15 2nd Level Hardwood
Sunroom 19X8 Main Level Ceramic Tile
Utility Room-Lower Level 9X6 Basement


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60043

AVG $2.55M
AVG $35,902
AVG 114
Year Built
AVG 1945
AVG 41
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