79 East Elm Street

Chicago, IL 60611

$3,895,000
Price
4
Beds
6
Baths
2
1/2 Baths
6,500 Sq. Ft.
$599 / Sq. Ft.
6,500
Sq. Ft.
$599
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 79 East Elm Street

StatusActive
MLS #10384249
Year Built1899
DOM64
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeDetached Single
Lot Size-
Taxes$36,350.36 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyCook County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)

Property Details for 79 East Elm Street

Area
CHI - Near North Side
Ownership
Fee Simple
Exposure
N (North), S (South)
Heat/Fuel
Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Indv Controls, Zoned

Description

Luxurious modern renovation of elegant brownstone. Steps from the Lake on premiere Gold Coast street, combining the opulence of the old with the modernity of the new. From the moment you walk thru the 10 ft tall front doors into an enclosed foyer and see the "Versailles" red birch floor, the large antique limestone fireplace & Boffi kitchen, you know you're in a special place. High ceilings, stunning chevron inlaid wood floors, full basement with second kitchen w/wine refrigerator and radiant heated... stone floors leading out to large 20'x20' landscaped patio. Gourmet cook's kitchen with Boffi white cabinetry, enormous 11 ft. island/breakfast bar, integrated top-of-the-line appliances including Miele espresso machine. Full height windows face private lush garden. 2 rooftop decks have views of the Lake. This home was built to perfection. Come and see this gem.

Location

Listing Agents

  1. Sharon Gillman

    Listing Agent

    Compass

  2. Marissa Gillman Schaefer

    Alternative Listing Agent

    Compass

Building Information for 79 East Elm Street

Stories-Year Built1899Building Size-Lot Size-

Payment Calculator

$17,039 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest

$14,010

Property Taxes

$3,029

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 79 East Elm Street

Interior Features
    Interior Features
  • Num Of Rooms: 11
  • Additional Rooms: Play Room, Library, Family Room - Down, 2nd Kitchen, Sun/Florida Room, Deck, Walk In Closet, Terrace, Other
  • Bedrooms All Levels: 4
  • Bedrooms Above Grade: 4
  • Bedrooms Below Grade: 0
  • Total Full Half Baths: 6
  • Num Of Full Baths: 6
  • Num Of Half Baths: 2
  • Bath Amenities: Separate Shower, Steam Shower, Double Sink
    Utilities / Equipment
  • Electricity: Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water: Public
  • Appliances: Oven-Double, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
  • Equipment: Humidifier, Intercom
    Master Bedroom Information
  • Master Bedroom Bath: Full
  • Master Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
  • Master Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • Master Bedroom Size: 19X22
    Bedroom #2 Information
  • 2nd Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
  • 2nd Bedroom Level: 3rd Level
  • 2nd Bedroom Size: 18X19
  • 2nd Bedroom Window Treatments: Shades
    Bedroom #3 Information
  • 3rd Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
  • 3rd Bedroom Level: 3rd Level
  • 3rd Bedroom Size: 20X9
  • 3rd Bedroom Window Treatments: Shades
    Bedroom #4 Information
  • 4th Bedroom Flooring: Hardwood
  • 4th Bedroom Level: Lower
  • 4th Bedroom Size: 11X17
  • 4th Bedroom Window Treatments: Shades
    Basement Information
  • Basement Type: Full, English
  • Basement Bathrooms: Yes
  • Basement Description: Finished
    Dining Room Information
  • Dining Room: Combined w/ LivRm
  • Dining Room Flooring: Hardwood
  • Dining Room Level: Main Level
  • Dining Room Size: 13X22
    Family Room Information
  • Family Room Level: Not Applicable
    Fireplace Information
  • Fireplace Details: Wood Burning
  • Num of Interior Fireplaces: 5
  • Fireplace Location: Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
    Kitchen Information
  • Kitchen Flooring: Hardwood
  • Kitchen Level: Main Level
  • Kitchen Size: 13X29
  • Kitchen Type: Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Closet
    Laundry Information
  • Laundry Level: 3rd Level
  • Laundry Size: 5X6
    Living Room Information
  • Living Room Flooring: Hardwood
  • Living Room Level: Main Level
  • Living Room Size: 13X33
  • Living Room Window Treatments: Shades
    Additional Room #1 Information
  • Addtl Room 1 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Addtl Room 1 Level: 3rd Level
  • Addtl Room 1 Name: Playroom
  • Addtl Room 1 Size: 18X25
  • Addtl Room 1 Window Treatments: Shades
    Additional Room #2 Information
  • Addtl Room 2 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Addtl Room 2 Level: 2nd Level
  • Addtl Room 2 Name: Library
  • Addtl Room 2 Size: 14X26
  • Addtl Room 2 Window Treatments: Shades
    Additional Room #3 Information
  • Addtl Room 3 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Addtl Room 3 Level: Lower
  • Addtl Room 3 Name: Family Room - Down
  • Addtl Room 3 Size: 17X23
  • Addtl Room 3 Window Treatments: Shades
    Additional Room #4 Information
  • Addtl Room 4 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Addtl Room 4 Level: Lower
  • Addtl Room 4 Name: 2nd Kitchen
  • Addtl Room 4 Size: 17X12
    Additional Room #5 Information
  • Addtl Room 5 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Addtl Room 5 Level: 4th Level
  • Addtl Room 5 Name: Sunroom
  • Addtl Room 5 Size: 11X20
    Additional Room #6 Information
  • Addtl Room 6 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Addtl Room 6 Level: 4th Level
  • Addtl Room 6 Name: Deck
  • Addtl Room 6 Size: 18X41
    Additional Room #7 Information
  • Addtl Room 7 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Addtl Room 7 Level: 2nd Level
  • Addtl Room 7 Name: Walk in Closet
  • Addtl Room 7 Size: 8X14
    Additional Room #8 Information
  • Addtl Room 8 Flooring: Hardwood
  • Addtl Room 8 Level: 4th Level
  • Addtl Room 8 Name: Terrace
  • Addtl Room 8 Size: 8X20
    Additional Room #9 Information
  • Addtl Room 9 Level: Lower
  • Addtl Room 9 Name: Other
  • Addtl Room 9 Size: 20X20
    Additional Room #10 Information
  • Addtl Room 10 Level: Not Applicable
Property/Lot Information
    General Information
  • Property Type: Detached Single
  • Style Of House: Victorian
  • Type Detached: 4+ Stories
  • General Information: None
  • Total Sq Ft: 0
  • Aprox Total Finished Sq Ft: 0
  • Total Finished and Unfin Sq Ft: 0
  • Waterfront: No
    Parking Information
  • Num Of Cars: 0
  • Parking Type: None
    Structure Information
  • New Construction YN: No
  • Age: 100+ Years
  • Disability Access and or Equipped: No
  • Exterior Building Type: Brick, Limestone
  • Exterior Property Features: Balcony, Deck, Patio, Roof Deck
  • Interior Property Features: Skylight(s), Bar-Wet
  • Rebuilt: No
  • Rehabilitated: Yes
  • Rehab Year: 2008
  • Roof Type: Rubber, Slate
  • Approx Year Built: 1899
  • Built Before 1978: Yes
    Location Information
  • Corporate Limits: Chicago
  • Directions: 5th house from the lake on Elm St. off the inner LSD
  • Township: North Chicago
    Lot Information
  • Foundation: Stone
  • Lot Dimensions: 20 X 109
  • Lot Size: Standard Chicago Lot
    School Information
  • Elementary School District: 299
  • Elementary School: Ogden Elementary
  • Jr High Middle District: 299
  • High School District: 299
Multi-Unit 5+ Information
    Building Features
  • Air Conditioning: Central Air, Zoned

Property History for 79 East Elm Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 3, 2019Listed (Active)

MRED #10384249

$3,895,000
Mar 31, 2008Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #235259095

$3,900,000

+51.8% / yr

Jul 26, 2005Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #162502560

$1,275,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
10/03/2019
Listed (Active)

MRED #10384249

$3,895,000
03/31/2008
Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #235259095

$3,900,000

+51.8% / yr

07/26/2005
Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #162502560

$1,275,000

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

Public Records for 79 East Elm Street

Taxable ValueLand$29,216Additions$109,250Total$138,466
Tax Record2017$29,807
Home Facts
Baths4Finished Sq.Ft.4,411 SqFtStories3Lot Size2,200 SqFtStyleMulti-Family Res (5+ Units)Year Built1899CountyCOOKAPN17032010250000

Schools near 79 East Elm Street

AllElementaryMiddleHigh
SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Ogden Elementary SchoolPublicPK-80.3 mi
7
Salazar Elementary Bilingual CenterPublicPK-80.4 mi
5
Cornerstone AcademyPrivate9-120.4 mi
NR
Payton College Preparatory High SchoolPublic9-120.5 mi
10

Ogden Elementary School

PK-8, 0.3 mi, Public

7

Salazar Elementary Bilingual Center

PK-8, 0.4 mi, Public

5

Cornerstone Academy

9-12, 0.4 mi, Private

NR

Payton College Preparatory High School

9-12, 0.5 mi, Public

10

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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79 East Elm Street is a single family home for sale in Chicago, IL 60611. This property was listed for sale on October 3, 2019 by Compass at $3,895,000. It has been on the market for a total of 63 days and was last sold on March 31, 2008. Nearby schools include Jackson A Elementary Language Academy, Vaughn Occupational High School and Bronzeville Scholastic High School. 79 East Elm Street is a 4-bed, 7-bath, 6,500 sqft single family home built in 1899.

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