851 West Downer Place

Aurora, IL 60506

$499,900
Price
6
Beds
4
Baths
1
1/2 Bath
4,203 Sq. Ft.
$119 / Sq. Ft.
4,203
Sq. Ft.
$119
per Sq. Ft.

Description

Welcome to this stunning American Foursquare style home nestled in the heart of Aurora, boasting timeless character and $200,000 worth of modern updates including new plumbing and upgraded electrical. As you step inside, you'll be greeted by a spacious foyer adorned with beveled, leaded-glass windows, setting the tone for the charm that awaits. The main level features original woodwork, trim, and hardwood floors, complemented by newer updates including fresh paint and hardwood floors in many rooms....Welcome to this stunning American Foursquare style home nestled in the heart of Aurora, boasting timeless character and $200,000 worth of modern updates including new plumbing and upgraded electrical. As you step inside, you'll be greeted by a spacious foyer adorned with beveled, leaded-glass windows, setting the tone for the charm that awaits. The main level features original woodwork, trim, and hardwood floors, complemented by newer updates including fresh paint and hardwood floors in many rooms. Entertain in the large living room with built-in bookcases and a wood-burning fireplace adorned with original tile-work, or host memorable dinners in the formal dining room with its original chandelier, arched French doors, and bay windows. The updated kitchen delights with granite counter-tops, glass-front cabinets, custom tile work, and stainless steel appliances. Adjacent, a sunroom offers a cozy eat-in area with abundant casement windows. Completing the main level is a convenient full bath and laundry room. Descend to the fully finished English basement, boasting a bedroom that is currently used as a storage and a versatile workshop with a built-in workbench, full bath with updated fixtures. Retreat to the second floor, where four bedrooms await, including a lavish master suite with a private half bath and walk-in closet. Venture up to the third floor, where you'll find additional living space or a private office, complete with a newly renovated full bath featuring an original clawfoot tub. This home has been upgraded with a new high-efficiency HVAC system, zoned heating and cooling, and many replaced windows. Outside, enjoy a brick paver patio with a firepit-Entertainment Paradise, a 2.5 car garage with ample storage, and a fully fenced yard with a playset. Conveniently located just minutes from downtown Aurora, miles of walking and biking trails, and an array of shopping and dining options, this historic gem offers the perfect blend of elegance and modern comfort. Don't miss the opportunity to make it yours!
  1. Listed by Vitali Kniazkov • Coldwell Banker Realty

Property Details for 851 West Downer Place

Area
Aurora / Eola
Township
Aurora
Ownership
Fee Simple
Num Of Garage Spaces
2.0
Num Of Parking Spaces
2.0
Parking Included in Price
Yes
Num of Interior Fireplaces
1
Heat/Fuel
Natural Gas

Location

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LISTING UPDATED: 05/07/2024 12:07 AM

Property Details for 851 West Downer Place

StatusActive
MLS #11992399
Days on Market85
Taxes$7,462 / year
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeDetached Single / 3 Stories
Year Built1910
Lot Size0.28 AC / 12,000 SF
CountyKane County

Location

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Building Information for 851 West Downer Place

Stories-Year Built1910Building Size-Lot Size0.28 AC / 12,000 SF

Payment Calculator

$3,350 per month

30 year fixed, 7.25% Interest

Principal and Interest

$2,728

Property Taxes

$622

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 851 West Downer Place

General Information
School Information
  • Elementary School District: 129
  • High School District: 129
  • Middle Or Junior School District: 129
Addtl Parking Information
  • Garage Details: Garage Door Opener(s)
  • Garage On Site: true
  • Garage Ownership: Owned
  • Garage Type: Detached
  • Parking: Garage
Taxes and HOA Information
  • Association Fee Frequency: Not Applicable
  • Additional Parcels: No
Property Information
Interior Features
  • Interior Property Features: Hardwood Floors, First Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Bookcases, Ceiling - 10 Foot
  • Num Of Rooms: 11
  • Bedrooms (Below Grade): 1
  • Attic: Finished,Interior Stair
  • Fireplace Features: Wood Burning
  • Basement Type: Full
  • Bedrooms Possible: 6
  • Air Conditioning: Central Air, Zoned
  • Electric: Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
  • Basement Description: Finished, Lookout, Rec/Family Area
  • Basement Sq Ft: 0
  • Dining Room: Separate
  • Basement Bathrooms: Yes
  • Fireplace Location: Family Room
  • Room Type: Office, Bedroom 5, Foyer, Bedroom 6, Mud Room, Pantry, Sun Room
  • Num of Baths: 4.1
Exterior Features
  • Type: 3 Stories
Utilities / Equipment
  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water: Public
  • Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
  • Other Equipment: Humidifier, CO Detectors, Sump Pump
Property/Lot Information
  • Exterior Property Features: Brick Paver Patio
  • New Construction YN: No
  • Rebuilt: No
  • Rehabilitated: No
  • Built Before 1978: Yes
  • Age: 100+ Years
  • Type Detached: 3 Stories
  • Total Sq Ft: 0
  • Aprox Total Finished Sq Ft: 0
  • Total Finished and Unfin Sq Ft: 0
  • Lot Size: .25-.49 Acre
  • Lot Dimensions: 80X150
  • Waterfront: No
  • Disability Access and/or Equipped: No
  • Driveway: Concrete
  • Exterior Building Type: Cedar
  • General Information: School Bus Service
  • Living Area Source: Assessor
Property and Assessments
  • Buyer Financing: Conventional, FHA
  • Public Document Count: 1
  • Document Date: 2024-03-02T06:27:08
  • Photos Count: 26
  • Rural: N
  • OpenHouse Count: 1
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: Half
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 17X21
Bedroom #2 Information
  • 2nd Bedroom Level: Second
  • Room Type: Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom #2 Room Dimensions: 14X12
Bedroom #3 Information
  • 3rd Bedroom Level: Second
  • Room Type: Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom #3 Room Dimensions: 14X13
Bedroom #4 Information
  • 4th Bedroom Level: Second
  • Room Type: Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom #4 Room Dimensions: 15X10
Bedroom #5 Information
  • 5th Bedroom Level: Third
  • Room Type: Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom #5 Room Dimensions: 11X17
Bedroom #6 Information
  • 6th Bedroom Level: Basement
  • Room Type: Bedroom 6
  • Bedroom #6 Room Dimensions: 13X11
Dining Room Information
  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • RoomType_DR: Dining Room
  • Dining Room Dimensions: 18X13
Family Room Information
  • Family Room Level: Basement
  • RoomType_FR: Family Room
  • Family Room Dimensions: 16X33
Kitchen Information
  • Kitchen Level: Main
  • RoomType_KT: Kitchen
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 14X10
Laundry Information
  • Laundry Level: Main
  • Room Type: Laundry
  • Laundry Dimensions: 12X5
Living Room Information
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Living Room
  • Living Room Dimensions: 17X15
Foyer Information
  • Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Foyer
  • Deck Dimensions: 11X13
Mud Room Information
  • Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Mud Room
  • Deck Dimensions: 10X4
Office Information
  • Room Level: Third
  • Room Type: Office
  • Deck Dimensions: 17X14
Pantry Information
  • Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Pantry
  • Deck Dimensions: 9X6
Sun Room Information
  • Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Sun Room
  • Deck Dimensions: 12X10

Property History for 851 West Downer Place

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
DateEvent & SourcePrice

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Public Records for 851 West Downer Place

Taxable ValueLand$10,315Additions$84,980Total$95,295
Tax Record2022$7,462 ($622 / month)
Home Facts
Beds5Total Finished SqFt2,576 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt2,576 SqFtStories2Lot Size7,225 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1910CountyKANEAPN15-21-154-018Fireplace TypeHas Fireplace

Schools near 851 West Downer Place

This home is within Aurora West Community Unit School District 129.
Rating
School
Type
Grades
Distance
Public - PK to 5
Public - 6 to 8
Public - 9 to 12
Public - PK to 12
Rating
School
Distance
Greenman Elementary School
PublicPK to 5

Washington Middle School
Public6 to 8

West Aurora High School
Public9 to 12

Hope D Wall Tmh Child Development Center
PublicPK to 12

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851 West Downer Place is a single family home for sale in Aurora, IL 60506. This property was listed for sale on March 2, 2024 by Coldwell Banker Realty, it's currently listed at $499,900. It has been on the market for a total of 85 days and was last sold on September 5, 2001. This listing's school district is Aurora West Community Unit School District 129. Nearby schools include Greenman Elementary School, Washington Middle School and West Aurora High School. 851 West Downer Place is a 6-bed, 4.5-bath, 4,203 sqft single family home built in 1910.

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