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DESCRIPTION

The Charles Castle House built in 1924 by renowned architect Frederick Schock has been meticulously renovated and maintained with many on-trend amenities. This stately, brick Italian Renaissance Revival home has limestone accents and construction Grade 1 Ludowici green tile roof and newer copper gutters. This Oak Park estate is nestled in the Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District on a prominent, professionally landscaped, double corner lot. Featuring 5 bedrooms and 5 1/2 baths. making each bedroom an ensuite. With approximately 6,000 square feet of living space that spans 4 floors and features original wood floors, wood trim and built-ins. Exquisite light fixtures, working windows and mosaic tile floor and entry ceiling mural. The 3 original wood burning fireplaces are working with new chimney liners making for a very cozy experience. Beautiful original staircase leads you up to the 2nd floor with outstanding 3 room primary suite includes bedroom, en suite spa like bathroom, sun room/office, dressing room with his and hers closets. 3 additional bedrooms grace this floor. Traverse the full staircase to the 3rd floor for a tree top retreat in the tower including bedroom and newer full bath. Lower level is fully functional entertainment space with huge recreation room, office, workout room, large laundry room and cool vault which could be an amazing wine room! Many of the upgrades of this home have to do with the systems including: whole house automatic backup generator, overhead sewers and dual sump pumps. Buried fiber optic cable, makes working from home a breeze, and 200 amp electric service. Radiant heat, zoned AC. Irrigation and drainage systems. Built in reverse osmosis drinking water system. Double lot was recently professionally landscaped with the addition of a private backyard oasis and pergola for entertaining with an outstanding newer chlorine free/salt free/chemical free pool, it's like swimming in spring water! A natural stone deck wraps the pool and a concealed auto cover which is a much sought-after safety feature. Big 3 car garage with additional storage and ample parking on the driveway too. This home is located 20 minutes from downtown Chicago and O'Hare Airport and Midway too. Walk to train, restaurants, shops, farmers market, sports facilities and both the main library and the Dole branch too. This is a must see! Make it yours today so you can enjoy that pool this summer!

KEY DETAILS
  • Price:
  • $1,550,000
  • Bedrooms:
  • 5
  • Full Baths:
  • 5
  • Half Baths:
  • 1
  • Square Footage:
  • 6,740
  • Acreage:
  • 0.38
  • Year Built:
  • 1923
  • MLS #:
  • MRD10988184
  • Street Address:
  • 647 Linden Ave
  • City:
  • Oak Park
  • State:
  • IL
  • Postal Code:
  • 60302
  • County:
  • Cook
  • Area:
  • Oak Park
  • Listing Status:
  • For Sale - Active Under Contract

Building

  • Age Of Dwelling:
  • 91-100 Years
  • Approximate Total Liveable Area:
  • 6740
  • Architecture Style:
  • Traditional
  • Basement Description:
  • Finished
  • Exterior Description:
  • Brick
  • Exterior Features:
  • Patio, Pool In-Ground, Storms/Screens
  • Interior Features:
  • Hardwood Floors, Walk-In Closet(s), Center Hall Plan, Historic/Period Mlwk
  • Number Of Fireplaces:
  • 3
  • Other Buildings:
  • Pergola
  • Style:
  • Traditional
  • Total Building Square Footage:
  • 6740
  • Type Of Roof:
  • Tile
  • Unit Total # Of Baths:
  • 6
  • Unit Total # Of Halfbaths:
  • 1
  • Year Built:
  • 1923

Land

  • Lot Features:
  • Corner Lot, Fenced Yard
  • Lot Size:
  • Less Than .25 Acre

Listing

  • Community Features:
  • Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
  • Contingency Type:
  • House To Sell (72 Hr Kickout)
  • Days On Market:
  • 83
  • Originating Mls:
  • Mred
  • Previous Listing Price:
  • 1600000

Money

  • Association Fee Payment Frequency:
  • Not Applicable
  • Ownership:
  • Fee Simple
  • Property Taxes:
  • $32,982
  • Tax Year:
  • 2019

Rooms

  • Attic Present:
  • Unfinished
  • Bathroom Description:
  • Separate Shower, Double Sink
  • Bedroom #2 Dimensions:
  • 11x17
  • Bedroom #2 On Level:
  • 2nd Level
  • Bedroom #3 Dimensions:
  • 11x14
  • Bedroom #3 On Level:
  • 2nd Level
  • Bedroom #4 Dimensions:
  • 10x12
  • Bedroom #4 On Level:
  • 2nd Level
  • Dining Room:
  • Separate
  • Dining Room Dimensions:
  • 14x18
  • Dining Room Level:
  • Main Level
  • Family Room Dimensions:
  • 13x16
  • Family Room Level:
  • Main Level
  • Kitchen:
  • Eating Area-Table Space
  • Kitchen Dimensions:
  • 13x18
  • Kitchen Level:
  • Main Level
  • Laundry Room Level:
  • Basement
  • Living Room Dimensions:
  • 18x27
  • Living Room Level:
  • Main Level
  • Master Bathroom Description:
  • Full
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions:
  • 12x18
  • Master Bedroom Location:
  • 2nd Level
  • Total Rooms:
  • 13

Structures

  • Driveway:
  • Concrete
  • Garage Capacity:
  • 5
  • Garage Description:
  • Detached
  • Garage Parking Spaces:
  • 3
  • Parking Description:
  • Off Street, Driveway
  • Parking Spaces:
  • 2

Systems

  • Appliances:
  • Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Range Hood, Water Purifier Owned
  • Cooling System:
  • Central Air
  • Electricity:
  • Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
  • Existing Water:
  • Lake Michigan, Public
  • Heating:
  • Natural Gas, Steam
  • Sewage Type:
  • Public Sewer

Source

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SCHOOL RATINGS
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HORACE MANN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Elementary School
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PERCY JULIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Junior High School
Public

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OAK PARK & RIVER FOREST HIGH SCH
High School
Public

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