261 South Ellyn Avenue

261 S Ellyn Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

1,365 Sq. Ft.
$285 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Welcome home to this adorable 4 bedroom, 2 bath home, situated on a beautiful tree-filled lot with deep backyard. Gorgeous new kitchen in February 2020 with white shaker cabinets, stainless steel appliances, subway tile backsplash and quartz counters, open to beautiful sunlit dining room and living room. Upstairs offers 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms, including full primary bathroom and closet organizing system in primary bedroom. Hardwood floors on most of main level and all bedrooms. Lower level...

Property Details for 261 South Ellyn Avenue

Price Change
Glen Ellyn
Fee Simple
Num Of Garage Spaces
Num Of Cars
Parking Included in Price
Num of Interior Fireplaces


Property Details for 261 South Ellyn Avenue

StatusPrice Change
MLS #11234733
Days on Market30
Taxes$8,066 / year
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeDetached Single / Detached Single-Split Level
Year Built1962
Lot Size0.24 AC / 10,280 SF
CountyDuPage County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)


Listing Agents

  1. Lauren Miller

    Lauren Miller

    Listing Agent


  2. Carrie Morris

    Carrie Morris

    Alternative Listing Agent



    P: (630) 207-5538

Building Information for 261 South Ellyn Avenue

Stories-Year Built1962Building Size-Lot Size0.24 AC / 10,280 SF

Payment Calculator

$1,976 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest


Property Taxes


HOA Dues


Property Information for 261 South Ellyn Avenue

General Information
    School Information
  • Elementary School District: 89
  • Elementary School: Park View Elementary School
  • Jr High Middle School: Glen Crest Middle School
  • High School District: 87
  • High School: Glenbard South High School
  • Middle Or Junior School District: 89
    Addtl Parking Information
  • Garage Details: Garage Door Opener(s)
  • Garage On Site: true
  • Garage Ownership: Owned
  • Garage Type: Detached
  • Parking: Garage
    Location and General Information
  • County Or Parish: Du Page
  • Postal Code: 60137
  • State Or Province: IL
  • Street Suffix: Avenue
Property Information
    Interior Features
  • Interior Property Features: Hardwood Floors
  • Num Of Rooms: 8
  • Bedrooms Above Grade: 4
  • Bedrooms (Below Grade): 0
  • Total Full Half Baths: 2
  • Num Of Full Baths: 2
  • Num Of Half Baths: 0
  • Community Features: Park, Lake, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
  • Fireplace Features: Wood Burning
  • Basement Type: Walkout
  • Bedrooms Possible: 4
  • Air Conditioning: Central Air
  • Electric: 100 Amp Service
  • Basement Description: Finished, Crawl, Exterior Access
  • Basement Sq Ft: 683
  • Dining Room: Combined w/ LivRm
  • Basement Bathrooms: No
  • Fireplace Location: Family Room
  • Room Type: No additional rooms
    Utilities / Equipment
  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water: Public
  • Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, All Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances
  • Other Equipment: Humidifier, TV-Cable, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan(s), Sump Pump, Radon Mitigation System
    Property/Lot Information
  • Exterior Property Features: Storms/Screens
  • New Construction YN: No
  • Rebuilt: No
  • Rehabilitated: No
  • Year Built: 1962
  • Built Before 1978: Yes
  • Age: 51-60 Years
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Type Detached: Split Level
  • Total Sq Ft: 1365
  • Aprox Total Finished Sq Ft: 1800
  • Total Finished and Unfin Sq Ft: 2048
  • Main Sq Ft: 529
  • Upper Sq Ft: 836
  • Lot Size: Less Than .25 Acre
  • Lot Dimensions: 204X50
  • Disability Access and/or Equipped: No
  • Driveway: Asphalt
  • Exterior Building Type: Vinyl Siding, Brick
  • Roof Type: Asphalt
  • Foundation Details: Concrete Perimeter
  • General Information: School Bus Service,Interstate Access
  • Below Grade Finished Area: 435.0
  • Living Area: 1365.0
  • Living Area Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.236
  • Assessor Square Footage: 1365
  • Property Type: Detached Single
  • Unfinished Basement Sq Ft: 248
    Property and Assessments
  • Public Document Count: 3
  • Document Date: 2021-10-20T00:39:28
  • Photos Count: 30
    Virtual Tour/Additional Media
  • Virtual Tour: None
  • Virtual Tour YN: No
Room Information
    Master Bedroom Information
  • Master Bedroom Level: Second
  • Room Type: Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom Bath: Full
  • Master Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
    Bedroom #2 Information
  • 2nd Bedroom Level: Second
  • Room Type: Bedroom 2
  • 2nd Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
    Bedroom #3 Information
  • 3rd Bedroom Level: Second
  • Room Type: Bedroom 3
  • 3rd Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
    Bedroom #4 Information
  • 4th Bedroom Level: Second
  • Room Type: Bedroom 4
  • 4th Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
    Dining Room Information
  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Dining Room
  • Dining Room Flooring: Hardwood
    Family Room Information
  • Family Room Level: Lower
  • Room Type: Family Room
  • Family Room Flooring: Carpet
    Kitchen Information
  • Kitchen Level: Main
  • Room Type: Kitchen
  • Kitchen Type: Island,Updated Kitchen
  • Kitchen Flooring: Vinyl
    Laundry Information
  • Laundry Level: Lower
  • Room Type: Laundry
  • Laundry Flooring: Other
    Living Room Information
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Living Room
  • Living Room Flooring: Hardwood

Property History for 261 South Ellyn Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Sep 27, 2021

Listed (Active)

MRED #11234733

Sep 26, 2021

Listed (Active)

MRED #11234733

Sep 16, 2013

Sold (Public Record)

Public Record #367972481

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Listed (Active)

MRED #11234733


Listed (Active)

MRED #11234733


Sold (Public Record)

Public Record #367972481


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

Public Records for 261 South Ellyn Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$28,670Additions$79,280Total$107,950
Tax Record2019$7,864 ($655 / month)
Home Facts
Beds4Baths2Total Finished SqFt1,365 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt1,365 SqFtStories1Lot Size9,996 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1962ZoningRCountyDUPAGEAPN0523402020

Schools near 261 South Ellyn Avenue

Park View Elementary SchoolPublicK-50.2 mi
Glen Crest Middle SchoolPublic6-80.2 mi
St James The Apostle SchoolPrivatePK-80.5 mi
Westfield Elementary SchoolPublicPK-50.9 mi

Park View Elementary School

K-5, 0.2 mi, Public


Glen Crest Middle School

6-8, 0.2 mi, Public


St James The Apostle School

PK-8, 0.5 mi, Private


Westfield Elementary School

PK-5, 0.9 mi, Public


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261 South Ellyn Avenue is a single family home for sale in Glen Ellyn, IL 60137. This property was listed for sale on September 27, 2021 by Compass at $389,000. It has been on the market for a total of 30 days and was last sold on September 17, 2013. This listing's school districts are Glenbard Twp High School District 87, CCSD 89. Nearby schools include Park View Elementary School, Glen Crest Middle School and Glenbard South High School. 261 South Ellyn Avenue is a 4-bed, 2-bath, 1,365 sqft single family home built in 1962.

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