• 7 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,570 sq ft
  • 17,998 lot
  • $875,000
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Incredible opportunity to own this Historic 7BR, 4.1BA Howard Van Doren Shaw in Very Desirable East Highland Park on .41 acre corner lot! Well maintained home adorned with original architectural features and craftsmanship! Elegant foyer leads you to spectacular French Doors of leaded glass with transom windows that open to the formal dining room and adjacent sun-drenched family room with slate floor, wood burning fireplace overlooking expansive backyard. Lovely formal living room has built-ins, fireplace and gorgeous sunroom! A cozy den with fireplace, eat-in kitchen, servant stairs, first floor laundry, screened-in porch and powder room complete the first floor. Second level features a nice wide landing with custom cabinetry, Primary Bedroom Suite with sleeping porch and four additional bedrooms -- two with a Jack-n-Jill bath and sleeping porch, the third has an office/sitting room and the fourth is an ensuite with fireplace, office/sunroom. Third floor offers two more bedrooms and a full hall bath. The unfinished basement awaits your imagination! Brick paver patio and two and a half car garage complete this wonderful, historic property steps to lake, town and transportation. Sold As Is!
MLS #10853075Days on Market16
Last Updated9/15/2020Year Built1910
CommunityHighland ParkGarage Spaces2
CountyLakeTotal Parking2
StatusConditionalProperty Type(s)Detached Single

Additional Features & Details

2nd Bedroom Flooring
  • Carpet
2nd Bedroom Level
  • 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom Flooring
  • Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Level
  • Main Level
4th Bedroom Flooring
  • Hardwood
4th Bedroom Level
  • 2nd Level
Additional Media Type 1
  • 3D Tour
Additional Rooms
  • 5th Bedroom
  • 6th Bedroom
  • 7th Bedroom
  • Den
  • Enclosed Porch
  • Enclosed Porch Heated
  • Foyer
  • Office
  • Recreation Room
  • Sun/Florida Room Heated
Additional Sales Information
  • List Broker Must Accompany
Addtl Room 1 Flooring
  • Carpet
Addtl Room 1 Level
  • 2nd Level
Addtl Room 1 Name
  • 5th Bdrm
Addtl Room 10 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 10 Level
  • 2nd Level
Addtl Room 10 Name
  • Enclosed Porch
Addtl Room 2 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 2 Level
  • 3rd Level
Addtl Room 2 Name
  • 6th Bdrm
Addtl Room 3 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 3 Level
  • 3rd Level
Addtl Room 3 Name
  • 7th Bdrm
Addtl Room 4 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 4 Level
  • Main Level
Addtl Room 4 Name
  • Den
Addtl Room 5 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 5 Level
  • 2nd Level
Addtl Room 5 Name
  • Office
Addtl Room 6 Flooring
  • Other
Addtl Room 6 Level
  • Basement
Addtl Room 6 Name
  • Recreation Rm
Addtl Room 7 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 7 Level
  • Main Level
Addtl Room 7 Name
  • Sun/Florida Room Heated
Addtl Room 8 Level
  • Main Level
Addtl Room 8 Name
  • Foyer
Addtl Room 9 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 9 Level
  • 2nd Level
Addtl Room 9 Name
  • Enclosed Porch Heated
Age
  • 100+ Years
Air Conditioning
  • Central Air
  • Space Pac
Appliances
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven/Range
  • Refrigerator
Aprox. Total Finished Sq Ft
  • 0
Are any property photos virtually staged?
  • No
Area Amenities
  • Pond/Lake
  • Sidewalks
  • Street Lights
  • Street Paved
Assessment Includes
  • None
Basement (Y/N)
  • Full
Basement
  • Unfinished
Basement Bathrooms (Y/N)
  • No
Bath Amenities
  • Soaking Tub
Built Before 1978 (Y/N)
  • Yes
Continue to Show?
  • Yes
Dining Room
  • Combined w/ FamRm
  • Separate
Dining Room Flooring
  • Hardwood
Dining Room Level
  • Main Level
Disability Access and/or Equipped
  • No
Driveway
  • Asphalt
Electricity
  • 200+ Amp Service
Exposure
  • N (North)
Exterior Building Type
  • Cedar
  • Frame
  • Shakes
  • Shingle Siding
Exterior Property Features
  • Fire Pit
  • Porch Screened
  • Storms/Screens
Family Room Flooring
  • Slate
Family Room Level
  • Main Level
Fireplace Location
  • Den/Library
  • Family Room
  • Living Room
  • Other
Fireplace Type/Details
  • Wood Burning
Foundation
  • Brick
  • Concrete
Frequency
  • Not Applicable
Garage On-Site
  • Yes
Garage Ownership
  • Owned
Garage Type
  • Detached
  • Detached2
Heat/Fuel
  • Radiators
Interior Property Features
  • 1st Floor Laundry
  • Bookcases
  • Built-in Features
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Historic/Period Mlwk
  • Separate Dining Room
  • Some Carpeting
  • Some Storm Doors
  • Some Wall-To-Wall Cp
  • Special Millwork
Is Parking Included in Price
  • Yes
Kitchen Flooring
  • Other
Kitchen Level
  • Main Level
Kitchen Type
  • Eating Area-Table Space
Laundry Level
  • Basement
Listing Type
  • Exclusive Right To Sell
Living Room Flooring
  • Carpet
Living Room Level
  • Main Level
Lot Description
  • Corner
  • Mature Trees
  • Sidewalks
  • Streetlights
Lot Dimensions
  • 100 X 179.9 X 100 X 179.9
Managing Broker (Y/N)
  • No
Master Bedroom Bath (Y/N)
  • Full
Master Bedroom Flooring
  • Carpet
Master Bedroom Level
  • 2nd Level
Offered for Sale or Rent
  • No
Other Information
  • Commuter Bus
  • Commuter Train
  • Interstate Access
  • School Bus Service
Parcel Identification Number
  • 16243040010000
Parking Type
  • Garage
Property Type
  • Detached Single
Rebuilt (Y/N)
  • No
Recent Rehab (Y/N)
  • No
Roof Type
  • Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Sewer
  • Sewer-Public
Special Assessments
  • N
Square Feet Source
  • Assessor
Status
  • Contingent
Style Of House
  • Traditional
Tax Exemptions
  • Homeowner
  • Senior
Tax Year
  • 2019
Total Sq Ft
  • 0
Type of House
  • 3 Stories
Water
  • Lake Michigan
Waterfront (Y/N)
  • No

Walk Score for: 178 Prospect Avenue, Highland Park, IL

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