5200 North Magnolia Avenue Chicago, IL
$ 579,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10699249
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityChicago
  • AreaCHI - Edgewater
  • NeighborhoodLakewood - Balmoral
  • Zip60640
  • StyleGreystone,Row House
  • Year Built1900
  • Taxes8383
  • Price$ 579,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1872
  • Lot Size3,075 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Property Description

MOTIVATED SELLER! Lakewood Balmoral greystone rowhouse, over 100 years old, offers the perfect opportunity for contractors/experienced rehabbers to restore, refresh, or rebuild! The original layout of this vintage home was re-configured around 1980. Opened up to feature a 3-level atrium staircase, and master suite on 2nd level. Most oak trim, hardwood floors, double pocket door, and 5-panel doors remain. Situated on a bright corner, in an historic district with million dollar homes. Walk to lakefront, Andersonville shops and restaurants, excellent public transportation. Area schools include Peirce, Waldorf, Montessori, and Sacred Heart. This unique property has tremendous potential, and awaits smart investors! Let's make a deal! SOLD AS IS.

Price History
4/27/2020 Listed $689,000
6/4/2020 8% - $639,000
6/22/2020 10% - $579,000

General Features

Age 100+ Years
Architectural Style Greystone, Row House
Assessment Includes None
Basement English
Built Before 1978 Yes
Community Features Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks
County Cook
Detached Type 2 Stories
Directions One way south from Bryn Mawr to property. At corner of Magnolia and Foster.
District Elementary School 299
District High School 299
District Middle/Junior School 299
Exposure S (South), E (East), W (West)
General Information Commuter Bus, Commuter Train, Historical District
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
New Construction No
North 5200
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Space/s
Rehab Yes
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 8383.15
Waterfront No
Year Built 1900

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments Shades
Air Conditioning Central Air
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) No
Basement Description Partially Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 10X11
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 9X13
Corporate Limits Chicago
Dining Room Combined w/ FamRm
Dining Room Dimensions 14X15
Dining Room Level Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments Blinds
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Family Room Dimensions 14X20
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Fireplace Locations Living Room, Basement
Fireplaces 2
Full Baths 3
Heater Fuel Type Gas
Interior Features Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Laundry, Walk-In Closet(s)
Kitchen Dimensions 7X18
Kitchen Level Main Level
Laundry Features In Kitchen, Multiple Locations
Laundry Level/Floor Not Applicable
Living Area 1872
Living Room Dimensions 14X12
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments Blinds
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 13X13
Master Bedroom Flooring Carpet
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 4 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 6 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 7 Level Not Applicable
Rooms List No additional rooms
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Bathrooms 3
Total Rooms 7

Exterior Features

City Chicago
Acreage .0706
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Lot Dimensions 25X123
Lot Size Area Standard Chicago Lot
Parking Ownership Owned
Roof Slate, Tar and Gravel
Sewer Sewer-Public
Total Parking 2
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Dining Room 14X15 Main Level Hardwood Combined w/ FamRm
Family Room 14X20 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 14X12 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 13X13 2nd Level Carpet


  • 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 60640

AVG $1.15M
AVG $15,076
AVG 65
Year Built
AVG 1931
AVG 94
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