155 Melrose Avenue Kenilworth, IL
$ 1,200,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10417412
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityKenilworth
  • AreaKenilworth
  • Zip60043
  • Style
  • Year Built1923
  • Taxes39221
  • Price$ 1,200,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4250
  • Lot Size0.4 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Coldwell Banker Residential
Property Description

Great opportunity to live on one of East Kenilworth's most coveted streets, this well-loved family home is situated on an expansive and lushly landscaped property (100'x175'). Whether you choose to update, renovate or expand, you won't find a more desirable location. Built in 1923, this East Kenilworth home boasts soaring ceilings, exquisite plaster moldings, gracious foyer with sweeping staircase, grand-scaled living room and dining room, hardwood floors, and numerous charming vintage details throughout. A separate 2 car garage coach house with bedroom, bathroom, and kitchen complete this rare offering. All of these outstanding features set the stage to ready this home for its next chapter. Opportunity abounds in this premier and desirable location-walk to award-winning schools, lake and Metra. Home sold "AS IS".

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
6/14/2019 Listed $1,450,000
7/24/2019 18% - $1,200,000

General Features

Age 91-100 Years
Area Amenities Park/Playground, Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
County Cook
Detached Type 2 Stories
Directions From Sheridan Rd turn west on Melrose and house is on the corner of Melrose and Roslyn
District Elementary School 38
District High School 203
District Middle/Junior School 38
Exposure S (South), W (West)
General Information Commuter Bus, Commuter Train
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
New Construction No
Special Assessments No
Status Contingent
Tax Year 2017
Taxes 39221.61
Waterfront No
Year Built 1923

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Hardwood
Air Conditioning None
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) No
Basement Description Unfinished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 14X15
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 15X18
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 18X18
Continue To Show? Yes
Corporate Limits KENILWORTH
Dining Room Dimensions 18X25
Dining Room Level Main Level
Fireplace Locations Living Room
Fireplaces 1
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heater Fuel Type Hot Water/Steam
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
Kitchen Dimensions 11X18
Kitchen Level Main Level
Laundry Level/Floor Not Applicable
Living Area 4250
Living Room Dimensions 18X25
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Master Bed Dimensions 16X18
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Multiple Pin Numbers (y/n) No
Other Room 1 Dimensions 13X26
Other Room 2 Dimensions 9X9
Other Room 3 Dimensions 9X10
Other Room 4 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 6 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 7 Level Not Applicable
Rooms List Foyer, Pantry, 5th Bedroom
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Bathrooms 3.1
Total Rooms 8

Exterior Features

Acreage .4017
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Concrete
Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Roof Deck, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s)
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 100 X 175
Lot Features Corner
Lot Size Area .25-.49 Acre
Parking Garage
Roof Other
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 9X10 Main Level
Dining Room 18X25 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room
Foyer 13X26 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 18X25 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 16X18 2nd Level Hardwood
Pantry 9X9 Main Level


  • 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 $1.3M
AVG $35,599
AVG 25
Year Built
AVG 1945
AVG 44
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