507 Lake Avenue Wilmette, IL
$ 849,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10482813
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityWilmette
  • AreaWilmette
  • Zip60091
  • StylePrairie
  • Year Built1909
  • Taxes21387
  • Price$ 849,900
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4800
  • Lot Size0.59 Acres
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Property Description

Wright house, Right time! The 1909 Frank J Baker house sits in a Prime East Wilmette location. Home is available for the first time in 60+ years. Frank Lloyd Wright employed his classic Prairie design with strong horizontal porches that flank the two story diamond leaded glass vertical window wall of the living room. Home features 5 large bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms & 3 fireplaces. Second level has a master, en-suite, w fireplace & private porch. Two additional en-suite bedrooms, a fourth and fifth bedroom plus sitting room. Storage galore in this home! Kitchen and breakfast room provide pleasant views of the expansive yard and grounds. One of Wrights larger wood and plaster homes. Wright designed the addition in 1922. Lower level contains mechanicals, laundry, storage, work room and additional office. Lot 161 X 158. 3 car + garage/carriage house. Located 2 blocks from Lake Michigan. The Baker House is a National Registered Landmark and is also a protected Wilmette Historic Home.

Price History
8/12/2019 Listed $849,900

General Features

Age 100+ Years
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
County Cook
Detached Type 2 Stories
Directions Sheridan N to Lake E
District Elementary School 39
District High School 203
District Middle/Junior School 39
General Information Historical District
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
New Construction No
Special Assessments No
Status Contingent
Tax Year 2017
Taxes 21387.75
Waterfront No
Year Built 1909

Interior Features

Addtl Room 10 Name Bonus
Addtl Room 4 Name Enclosed Porch
Addtl Room 5 Name Breakfast Rm
Addtl Room 6 Name Balcony
Addtl Room 7 Name Work Rm
Addtl Room 8 Name Recreation Rm
Addtl Room 9 Name Storage
Air Conditioning 1 (Window/Wall Unit)
Basement Partial
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) No
Basement Description Partially Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 19X17
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 19X17
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 13X13
Continue To Show? Yes
Corporate Limits WILMETTE
Dining Room Dimensions 19X13
Dining Room Level Main Level
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Fireplace Locations Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Fireplaces 3
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heater Fuel Type Gas, Radiators
Interior Features Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
Kitchen Dimensions 13X13
Kitchen Level Main Level
Laundry Dimensions 15X10
Laundry Level/Floor Basement
Living Area 4800
Living Room Dimensions 17X34
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Master Bed Dimensions 21X16
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 1 Dimensions 15X10
Other Room 10 Dimensions 18X11
Other Room 2 Dimensions 13X8
Other Room 3 Dimensions 20X12
Other Room 4 Dimensions 20X13
Other Room 4 Level Main Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 14X12
Other Room 6 Dimensions 17X5
Other Room 6 Level 2nd Level
Other Room 7 Dimensions 10X8
Other Room 7 Level Basement
Other Room 8 Dimensions 33X16
Other Room 9 Dimensions 19X18
Rooms List 5th Bedroom, Office, Enclosed Porch, Breakfast Room, Balcony, Workroom, Recreation Room, Storage, Bonus
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Bathrooms 3.1
Total Rooms 13

Exterior Features

Acreage .5877
Architectural Style Prairie
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Asphalt
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Carport, Tandem, Multiple Garages
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 3
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 161 X 158
Lot Size Area .50-.99 Acre
Parking Garage
Roof Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 15X10 2nd Level
Balcony 17X5 2nd Level
Bonus 18X11 Basement
Breakfast Rm 14X12 Main Level
Dining Room 19X13 Main Level
Enclosed Porch 20X13 Main Level
Enclosed Porch 20X12 Main Level
Family Room
Living Room 17X34 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 21X16 2nd Level Hardwood
Office 13X8 2nd Level
Recreation Rm 33X16 Basement
Storage 19X18 Basement
Work Rm 10X8 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 60091

AVG $820K
AVG $13,636
AVG 31
Year Built
AVG 1956
AVG 51
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