1720 Asbury Avenue Evanston, IL
$ 1,085,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11007866
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityEvanston
  • AreaEvanston
  • NeighborhoodWest Side
  • Zip60201
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1885
  • Taxes22910
  • Price$ 1,085,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3590
  • Lot Size9,540 SqFt
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Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

Its hard to find a home with lovely original architectural elements and a 2-bedroom coach house close to town. With high ceilings, beautiful original hardwood floors, cut and etched glass windows, and fireplaces this home is waiting for your updates. The house is flooded with light from full southern exposure giving the living space a warm inviting feeling. The first-floor layout is open and flexible so that the space can be changed to suit the needs of the family. Entering the spacious foyer, one is met by a stunning staircase with carved balusters and spindles. The living room includes a lovely sitting bench following the lines of the window lined turret. The family room is punctuated by a fireplace and leads to the kitchen. With plenty of room to include a breakfast area the kitchen is sunny and spacious. Off of the kitchen is a mudroom which leads to the back yard. The dining room is situated on the other side of the kitchen. With this layout the dining room and family room can be switched depending on one's lifestyle. The master bedroom is airy with large eastern facing windows and includes an area where one can enjoy sitting by the fireplace. The remaining bedrooms on this floor are spacious with good closet space. Completing the second floor is a room perfect for an at home office. On the third floor there are two more bedrooms and bath with its own sitting area. The 2-bedroom coach house is perfect as an in-law or income producer to help pay off the taxes. In the summer one can enjoy dining on the paved patio while watching a bocci tournament on the well groomed bocci court. Walk to town and the lake.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Dewey Elementary School Nichols Middle School Evanston Twp High School
Price History
3/12/2021 Listed $1,085,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
Cooling Space Pac
Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School Dewey Elementary School
Elementary School District 65
Exterior Features Deck, Patio, Porch Screened, Storms/Screens
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
High School Evanston Twp High School
High School District 202
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Laundry, Built-in Features
Middle/Junior High School Nichols Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 65
New Construction No
Other Structures Guest House
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
Standard Status Active Under Contract
Tax Annual Amount 22910.76
Total Rooms 11
Township Evanston

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Bathrooom Separate Shower
Bedroomspossible 5
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, In Unit
Room Type Bedroom 5, Breakfast Room, Mud Room, Foyer, Screened Porch, Office
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 2

Exterior Features

Exterior Cedar
Foundation Details Brick/Mortar
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 40X 207 X 49 X 207
Lot Features Fenced Yard
Lot Size Acres 0.219
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 12X16 3rd Level Carpet
Breakfast Rm 8X14 Main Level Ceramic Tile
Dining Room 16X15 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 14X21 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 6X3 Main Level
Living Room 15X15 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 24X15 2nd Level Hardwood
Mud 7X7 Main Level Ceramic Tile
Office 10X10 2nd Level Hardwood
Screened Porch 20X11 Main Level


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • 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 60201

AVG $520K
AVG $9,706
AVG 75
Year Built
AVG 1958
AVG 77
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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