547 Melrose Avenue

Kenilworth, IL 60043

$625,000
Price
4
Beds
3
Baths
1
1/2 Bath
1,905 Sq. Ft.
$328 / Sq. Ft.
1,905
Sq. Ft.
$328
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 547 Melrose Avenue

StatusActive
MLS #10434822
Year Built1908
DOM117
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeDetached Single / 2 Stories
Lot Size0.14 AC / 6,250 SF
Taxes$13,221 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyCook County

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Contact Agent(s)

Property Details for 547 Melrose Avenue

Area
Kenilworth
Ownership
Fee Simple
Num Of Garage Spaces
2
Exposure
S (South)
Heat/Fuel
Gas, Baseboard, Radiators

Description

Charming 3 bed + 1 basement bed and 3.5 bath in the heart of Kenilworth. Recent updates include new Marvin windows, recently refinished 1st floor maple and oak floors, and new paint throughout. Kitchen has newer stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops, and sunny breakfast room that overlooks a fenced-in backyard. Family room features high ceilings, wood burning fireplace, and custom built-in bookshelves. 2nd floor includes 3 bedrooms and master bedroom with skylight lit en-suite bathroom... that includes jetted whirlpool and shower, and double-sink. Bedrooms 2 and 3 share a full bath. Basement level features 4th bedroom or recreation room, full bath, and washer/dryer. Steps away from Kenilworth Metra Station and located within the award-winning Joseph Sears and New Trier Township High School district. Additional storage space available in attic.

Location

Listing Agents

  1. Ben Lalez

    Listing Agent

    Compass

    ben.lalez@compass.com

    P: (847) 452-9675

  2. Chris Sweitzer

    Alternative Listing Agent

    Compass

Building Information for 547 Melrose Avenue

Stories-Year Built1908Building Size-Lot Size0.14 AC / 6,250 SF

Payment Calculator

$3,350 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest

$2,248

Property Taxes

$1,102

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 547 Melrose Avenue

Interior Features
    Interior Features
  • Num Of Rooms: 9
  • Additional Rooms: Breakfast Room, Utility Room-Lower Level, Deck, Sun/Florida Room
  • Bedrooms All Levels: 4
  • Bedrooms Above Grade: 3
  • Bedrooms Below Grade: 1
  • Total Full Half Baths: 3
  • Num Of Full Baths: 3
  • Num Of Half Baths: 1
  • Bath Amenities: Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink
    Utilities / Equipment
  • Electricity: Circuit Breakers
  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water: Lake Michigan, Public
  • Appliances: Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
  • Equipment: Ceiling Fan
    Master Bedroom Information
  • Master Bedroom Bath: Full
  • Master Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
  • Master Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • Master Bedroom Size: 18X15
    Bedroom #2 Information
  • 2nd Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
  • 2nd Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • 2nd Bedroom Size: 16X9
    Bedroom #3 Information
  • 3rd Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
  • 3rd Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • 3rd Bedroom Size: 12X9
    Bedroom #4 Information
  • 4th Bedroom Flooring: Carpet
  • 4th Bedroom Level: Basement
  • 4th Bedroom Size: 25X18
    Basement Information
  • Basement Type: Full
  • Basement Bathrooms: Yes
  • Basement Description: Finished
    Dining Room Information
  • Dining Room: Separate
  • Dining Room Flooring: Hardwood
  • Dining Room Level: Main Level
  • Dining Room Size: 21X13
    Family Room Information
  • Family Room Flooring: Hardwood
  • Family Room Level: Main Level
  • Family Room Size: 19X13
    Fireplace Information
  • Fireplace Details: Wood Burning
  • Num of Interior Fireplaces: 1
  • Fireplace Location: Family Room
    Kitchen Information
  • Kitchen Flooring: Other
  • Kitchen Level: Main Level
  • Kitchen Size: 20X8
  • Kitchen Type: Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space
    Laundry Information
  • Laundry Flooring: Ceramic Tile
  • Laundry Level: Basement
  • Laundry Size: 10X6
    Living Room Information
  • Living Room Flooring: Hardwood
  • Living Room Level: Main Level
  • Living Room Size: 18X15
    Additional Room #1 Information
  • Addtl Room 1 Flooring: Wood Laminate
  • Addtl Room 1 Level: Main Level
  • Addtl Room 1 Name: Breakfast Rm
  • Addtl Room 1 Size: 7X6
    Additional Room #2 Information
  • Addtl Room 2 Level: Not Applicable
    Additional Room #3 Information
  • Addtl Room 3 Level: Basement
  • Addtl Room 3 Name: Utility Room-Lower Level
  • Addtl Room 3 Size: 9X6
    Additional Room #4 Information
  • Addtl Room 4 Level: Main Level
  • Addtl Room 4 Name: Deck
  • Addtl Room 4 Size: 12X6
    Additional Room #5 Information
  • Addtl Room 5 Flooring: Ceramic Tile
  • Addtl Room 5 Level: Main Level
  • Addtl Room 5 Name: Sunroom
  • Addtl Room 5 Size: 19X8
    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
  • Type Detached: 2 Stories
  • General Information: School Bus Service, Commuter Bus, Commuter Train
  • Total Sq Ft: 0
  • Aprox Total Finished Sq Ft: 0
  • Total Finished and Unfin Sq Ft: 0
  • Waterfront: No
    Parking Information
  • Num Of Cars: 2
  • Garage On Site: Yes
  • Garage Ownership: N/A
  • 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
  • Exterior Building Type: Frame
  • Exterior Property Features: Deck, Porch Screened
  • Interior Property Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors
  • Rebuilt: No
  • Rehabilitated: No
  • Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
  • Approx Year Built: 1908
  • Built Before 1978: Yes
    Location Information
  • Corporate Limits: Kenilworth
  • Directions: On Green Bay Rd, N of Park Ave, S of Winnetka Rd, W on Melrose to address
  • Township: New Trier
    Lot Information
  • Acreage: 0
  • Lot Description: Fenced Yard
  • Lot Dimensions: 50X125
  • Lot Size: Less Than .25 Acre
    School Information
  • Elementary School District: 38
  • Elementary School: The Joseph Sears School
  • Jr High Middle District: 38
  • Jr High Middle School: The Joseph Sears School
  • High School District: 203
  • High School: New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
Multi-Unit 5+ Information
    Building Features
  • Air Conditioning: Central Air, Space Pac

Property History for 547 Melrose Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 23, 2019Price Change

MRED #10434822

$625,000
Sep 23, 2019Price Change

MRED #10434822

$640,000
Jun 29, 2019Listed (Active)

MRED #10434822

$675,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
10/23/2019
Price Change

MRED #10434822

$625,000
09/23/2019
Price Change

MRED #10434822

$640,000
06/29/2019
Listed (Active)

MRED #10434822

$675,000

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

Public Records for 547 Melrose Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$11,250Additions$41,622Total$52,872
Tax Record2017$13,220
Home Facts
Baths2.5Finished Sq.Ft.1,905 SqFtStories2Lot Size6,250 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1908CountyCOOKAPN05282100090000

Schools near 547 Melrose Avenue

AllElementaryMiddleHigh
SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
The Joseph Sears SchoolPublicPK-80.2 mi
9
New Trier Township H S WinnetkaPublic10-120.5 mi
10
St Joseph SchoolPrivatePK-80.6 mi
NR
St. Faith Hope & CharityPrivatePK-80.9 mi
NR

The Joseph Sears School

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Public

9

New Trier Township H S Winnetka

10-12, 0.5 mi, Public

10

St Joseph School

PK-8, 0.6 mi, Private

NR

St. Faith Hope & Charity

PK-8, 0.9 mi, Private

NR

School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

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547 Melrose Avenue is a single family home for sale in Kenilworth, IL 60043. This property was listed for sale on June 29, 2019 by Compass at $625,000. Nearby schools include St. Faith Hope & Charity, North Shore Country Day School and New Trier Township H S Winnetka. 547 Melrose Avenue is a 4-bed, 3.5-bath, 1,905 sqft single family home built in 1908.

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