1453 West Melrose Street

Chicago, IL 60657

$750,000
Price
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,700 Sq. Ft.
$278 / Sq. Ft.
2,700
Sq. Ft.
$278
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 1453 West Melrose Street

StatusActive
MLS #10523045
Year Built1886
DOM22
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeDetached Single / 2 Stories
Lot Size0.07 AC / 3,123 SF
Taxes$15,860.51 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyCook County

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Property Details for 1453 West Melrose Street

Area
CHI - Lake View
Ownership
Fee Simple
Num Of Garage Spaces
2
Exposure
N (North), S (South)
Heat/Fuel
Gas

Description

Southport Corridor, 4 bed, 3 bath single family for less than many duplexes. This masonry and frame Chicago cottage retains much of its vintage detail. Burley School. Vintage woodwork, hardwood floors, stairs, & banisters. All in excellent condition. On the main, the LR overlooks tree-lined Melrose, the formal DR offers ample entertaining space, and the eat-in kitchen with breakfast bar opens to the sunny back yard. Two main floor bedrooms with large closets and a full bathroom. The top floor is... comprised of a large master suite with an adjacent sitting room/office. The MB features skylights, fireplace, walk-in closet, & a South facing sun deck. The master includes a double sink vanity, over-sized tub, & separate shower. Front entrance walkout lower level (~ 2' below grade) with family room, bedroom, and ensuite full bath would work well for a related living arrangement or possibly Airbnb. Fenced rear yard & two-level deck. 2 car garage. ~2700 SF. RT 3.5 zoning allows room to expand.

Location

Listing Agents

  1. Ben Gagliardi

    Listing Agent

    Compass

  2. Rich Kasper

    Alternative Listing Agent

    Compass

Building Information for 1453 West Melrose Street

Stories-Year Built1886Building Size-Lot Size0.07 AC / 3,123 SF

Payment Calculator

$4,019 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest

$2,698

Property Taxes

$1,322

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 1453 West Melrose Street

Interior Features
    Interior Features
  • Num Of Rooms: 9
  • Additional Rooms: Sitting Room, Other
  • Area Amenities: Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
  • Bedrooms All Levels: 4
  • Bedrooms Above Grade: 4
  • Bedrooms Below Grade: 0
  • Total Full Half Baths: 3
  • Num Of Full Baths: 3
  • Num Of Half Baths: 0
  • Bath Amenities: Separate Shower, Double Sink, Soaking Tub
    Utilities / Equipment
  • Electricity: Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water: Lake Michigan, Public
  • Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
  • Equipment: CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan
    Master Bedroom Information
  • Master Bedroom Bath: Full
  • Master Bedroom Flooring: Carpet
  • Master Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • Master Bedroom Size: 19X20
    Bedroom #2 Information
  • 2nd Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
  • 2nd Bedroom Level: Main Level
  • 2nd Bedroom Size: 11X8
    Bedroom #3 Information
  • 3rd Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
  • 3rd Bedroom Level: Main Level
  • 3rd Bedroom Size: 11X9
    Bedroom #4 Information
  • 4th Bedroom Flooring: Carpet
  • 4th Bedroom Level: Lower
  • 4th Bedroom Size: 10X9
    Basement Information
  • Basement Type: Full, English
  • Basement Bathrooms: Yes
  • Basement Description: Finished, Exterior Access
    Dining Room Information
  • Dining Room: Separate
  • Dining Room Flooring: Hardwood
  • Dining Room Level: Main Level
  • Dining Room Size: 15X11
    Family Room Information
  • Family Room Flooring: Carpet
  • Family Room Level: Lower
  • Family Room Size: 18X18
    Fireplace Information
  • Num of Interior Fireplaces: 1
  • Fireplace Location: Master Bedroom
    Kitchen Information
  • Kitchen Flooring: Ceramic Tile
  • Kitchen Level: Main Level
  • Kitchen Size: 16X10
  • Kitchen Type: Eating Area-Breakfast Bar
    Laundry Information
  • Laundry Flooring: Other
  • Laundry Level: Lower
  • Laundry Size: 17X11
    Living Room Information
  • Living Room Flooring: Hardwood
  • Living Room Level: Main Level
  • Living Room Size: 18X10
    Additional Room #1 Information
  • Addtl Room 1 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Addtl Room 1 Level: 2nd Level
  • Addtl Room 1 Name: Sitting
  • Addtl Room 1 Size: 19X10
    Additional Room #2 Information
  • Addtl Room 2 Level: Not Applicable
    Additional Room #3 Information
  • Addtl Room 3 Flooring: Porcelain Tile
  • Addtl Room 3 Level: Main Level
  • Addtl Room 3 Name: Other
  • Addtl Room 3 Size: 5X15
    Additional Room #4 Information
  • Addtl Room 4 Level: Not Applicable
    Additional Room #5 Information
  • Addtl Room 5 Level: Not Applicable
    Additional Room #6 Information
  • Addtl Room 6 Level: Not Applicable
    Additional Room #7 Information
  • Addtl Room 7 Level: Not Applicable
    Additional Room #8 Information
  • Addtl Room 8 Level: Not Applicable
    Additional Room #9 Information
  • Addtl Room 9 Level: Not Applicable
    Additional Room #10 Information
  • Addtl Room 10 Level: Not Applicable
Property/Lot Information
    General Information
  • Property Type: Detached Single
  • Style Of House: Cottage
  • Type Detached: 2 Stories
  • General Information: Commuter Bus, Commuter Train
  • Total Sq Ft: 2700
  • Aprox Total Finished Sq Ft: 2700
  • Total Finished and Unfin Sq Ft: 2700
  • Waterfront: No
    Parking Information
  • Num Of Cars: 2
  • Garage Details: Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s)
  • Garage On Site: Yes
  • Garage Ownership: Owned
  • Garage Type: Detached
  • Parking Included in Price: Yes
  • Parking Type: Garage
    Structure Information
  • New Construction: No
  • Age: 100+ Years
  • Disability Access and or Equipped: No
  • Driveway: Off Alley
  • Exterior Building Type: Aluminum Siding, Vinyl Siding, Steel Siding
  • Interior Property Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath
  • Lower Sq Ft: 1085
  • Main Sq Ft: 1100
  • Upper Sq Ft: 515
  • Model: RAISED CHICAGO COTTAGE
  • Rebuilt: No
  • Rehabilitated: No
  • Approx Year Built: 1886
  • Built Before 1978: Yes
    Location Information
  • Corporate Limits: Chicago
  • Directions: Southport Ave to Melrose St WEST to home.
  • Township: Lake View
    Lot Information
  • Acreage: 0
  • Lot Dimensions: 25 X 125
  • Lot Size: Standard Chicago Lot
    School Information
  • Elementary School District: 299
  • Elementary School: Burley Elementary School
  • Jr High Middle District: 299
  • High School District: 299
  • High School: Lake View High School
Multi-Unit 5+ Information
    Building Features
  • Air Conditioning: Central Air

Property History for 1453 West Melrose Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Sep 19, 2019Listed (Active)

MRED #10523045

$750,000
Nov 9, 2018Expired

MRED #10084308

Sep 15, 2018Cancelled

MRED #10037545

DateEvent & SourcePrice
09/19/2019
Listed (Active)

MRED #10523045

$750,000
11/09/2018
Expired

MRED #10084308

09/15/2018
Cancelled

MRED #10037545

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1453 West Melrose Street

Taxable ValueLand$17,500Additions$52,714Total$70,214
Tax Record2017$14,388
Home Facts
Baths2Finished Sq.Ft.1,615 SqFtStories1Lot Size3,125 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1886CountyCOOKAPN14203290030000

Schools near 1453 West Melrose Street

AllElementaryMiddleHigh
SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
St Luke AcademyPrivatePK-80.1 mi
NR
Burley Elementary SchoolPublicPK-80.3 mi
9
Alphonsus Academy & Center For The ArtsPrivatePK-80.3 mi
NR
Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic AcademyPublicK-80.4 mi
10

St Luke Academy

PK-8, 0.1 mi, Private

NR

Burley Elementary School

PK-8, 0.3 mi, Public

9

Alphonsus Academy & Center For The Arts

PK-8, 0.3 mi, Private

NR

Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic Academy

K-8, 0.4 mi, Public

10

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1453 West Melrose Street is a single family home for sale in Chicago, IL 60657. This property was listed for sale on September 19, 2019 by Compass at $750,000. It has been on the market for a total of 25 days and was last sold on September 7, 2006. Nearby schools include Parkman Elementary School, Alphonsus Academy & Center For The Arts and Crane Technical Prep High School. 1453 West Melrose Street is a 4-bed, 3-bath, 2,700 sqft single family home built in 1886.

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