5344 N Wayne Ave

Chicago, IL 60640 View Map $1,895,000 Schedule a Tour
Beds4
Baths3Full21/2
Sq.Ft.5,875
Year1905
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Status: Active
Property Type:Detached Single
MLS #:11058080
Sq. Feet:5,875
On Site:30 Days
Lot Size:0.13 Acres
County:Cook
Lakewood Balmoral-Nestled along the lakefront, this magnificently restored home sits on a rare 45ft wide lot in the highly sought after Lakewood Balmoral neighborhood, located in the heart of East Andersonville. Also known as "Winnetka in the City," it's one of the most beautiful & historically preserved single family neighborhoods in all of Chicago. Just 4 blocks from the Redline Berwyn CTA stop, 7 blocks from the lakefront and Lake Shore Drive and 2 blocks from all of the wonderful shops and restaurants along Clark Street in Andersonville, it really doesn't get better than this for location or your long term investment. This area offers the highly desirable and hard to find combination of a large yards and city amenities all with an easy commute to downtown. This home is much larger than it appears & offers approx. 5,900 sq ft of living space. The home's current long-term owners purchased the home from an architect. Thereafter, with the assistance of other historic preservationist architects they have made additions and upgrades throughout the home to provide all the modern-day luxury amenities and conveniences while maintaining the original craftsmanship & grandeur of an incomparable home that just can't be captured in photos. This home also features a perfect floor plan for entertaining with wonderful room sizes; 4 wood-burning/gas fireplaces; 5 bathrooms; front and back staircases; a formal dining room with wood beamed ceiling and fireplace; two butler's pantries (one with wet bar); laundry on the first floor; an informal dining room with adjoining sunken family room with fireplace; and an amazing and beautiful outdoor patio that is the perfect urban oasis. The primary bedroom suite has its own fireplace, separate dressing room and new marble bath with heated marble floors. The 3rd floor of the home offers a private suite with bedroom, bathroom & family room, perfect for in-laws, teenagers or live in help. The finished lower level has an office, workout and game area, bathroom and large storage areas. Other improvements include a new roof and updated and new mechanical systems with 3 furnaces and zoned heat and space pac air-conditioning. Authentic & luxurious at the same time...from the soaring ceilings of the foyer to the original built-ins and triple sawn wood trim and doors throughout. Fenced back yard and 2-car garage as well. Current owner has new architectural plans for an addition with an expanded kitchen and second floor en suite which will convey with the home. The area's many desirable schools include: Pierce, Sacred Heart, R.P. Montessori, Lycee Francaise, the Waldorf School, Latin and Parker.

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Community Information

Address:5344 N Wayne Ave Chicago, IL 60640
County:Cook
City:Chicago
Township:Lake View
Zip Code:60640

School Information

School District:299
High School:Senn High School

Architecture

Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3 Full / 2 Half
Year Built:1905
Style:Traditional
Exterior Construction Type: Brick, Cedar
Age Range: 100+ Years
Basement: Finished
Basement Type: Full, English
Garage Type: Detached
Garage Features: Garage Door Opener(s)
Attached Garage: Yes
Garage Ownership: Owned
Parking: Garage

Features / Amenities

Total Sq. Ft.:5875
Interior Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Bar-Dry, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors
Appliances: Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Fireplace Features: Wood Burning, Gas Starter
Fireplaces Total: 4
Laundry: Gas Dryer Hookup
Rooms: Foyer, Breakfast Room, Pantry, Mud Room, Walk In Closet, Play Room, Great Room, Office, Recreation Room, Storage
Exterior Features: Patio, Porch
Cars: 2
Garage Spaces: 2
Air Conditioning: Central Air
Heat Source / Type: Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, Radiators, Zoned
Fireplace(s): Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Dining Room
Total Rooms:13

Rooms

SizeLevelFloorsWindows
Master16X152nd LevelHardwoodPlantation Shutters
Bedroom 215X142nd LevelCarpetPlantation Shutters
Bedroom 313X112nd LevelCarpetPlantation Shutters
Bedroom 421X163rd LevelCarpet
Dining Room16X15Main LevelHardwoodPlantation Shutters
Family Room17X15Main LevelHardwoodPlantation Shutters
Kitchen12X11Main LevelHardwood
Living Room18X16Main LevelHardwoodPlantation Shutters
Laundry18X9Main LevelCeramic Tile
Foyer12X11Main LevelHardwoodPlantation Shutters
Breakfast Rm6X18Main LevelHardwoodPlantation Shutters
Pantry6X12Main LevelHardwood
Mud8X10Main Level
Walk in Closet16X162nd Level
Playroom24X172nd LevelCarpet
Great Rm24X193rd Level
Office15X13Lower
Recreation Rm33X17Lower
Storage25X20Lower

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.13 Acres
Lot Dimensions:Oversized Chicago Lot
Lot Features: Fenced Yard, Mature Trees
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Electric: Circuit Breakers
Driveway: Off Alley
Directions:Wayne is a one-way south. Take Bryn Mawr or Catalpa from the east or Balmoral from the West.

Tax and Financial Info

Tax Year: 2019
Tax Annual Amount: $19,223
Ownership: Fee Simple

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