5151 N La Crosse Avenue
Chicago, IL 60630

Single Family
1 Half
Sq. Ft.
Acre Lot
Courtesy: Key Realty
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FOREST GLEN! Distinctive GUT-RENOVATED 2 stories brick and limestone large Georgian with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 2.5 car garage on oversized wide lot! Enjoy 2200 square feet of rehabbed living space, NEW MECHANICALS and high end finishes! Exceptionally clean, home is facing a rare private view on beautiful LaCrosse ave! Presents a large open-concept living- dining- eat-in-kitchen on the main level, 3 spacious, full ceiling height bedrooms on the second level and 2.5 remodeled bathrooms, one on each level. Bedrooms are separated by a common hallway and offer room for a king bed, lots of windows, extended deep closets and hardwood floors. A fully renovated huge lower level offers high ceilings, family- recreation room with tons of storage, a full size bathroom with double shower, and exterior access/in law arrangement potential! May easily fit a 4th bedroom in the lower level. Home was gutted, extensively renovated and redesigned within the past five years. Improvements include: 80% new drywall, exterior walls reframed and fully insulated. NEW PLUMBING, NEW A/C and HVAC, NEW DUCTWORK, NEW ELECTRICAL, all new conduit and recessed lighting. NEW high efficiency TANKLESS water heater. Nest detectors, wired smoke carbon detectors for max safety . New bathroom walls, floors, fixtures, spa-tub, limestone/onyx/glass tiles. Gleaming walnut hardwood floors throughout. The light filled living room boasts a center wood burning fireplace custom designed in limestone slab with double two inches rough edge finished mantle. Floor to ceiling bay window was replaced in 2016. New interior solid premium doors, knobs, trim, wide baseboard throughout. The eat-in -kitchen features designer 42" walnut solid cabinetry ,double granite countertops with 2.5" edges, undermount oversized single-basin sink with waste disposal, new Grohe faucet, new vent, Kitchen Aid ss appliances and wine cooler. New stone mosaic backsplash. The front of the home was redone in 2019-2020 with NEW CONCRETE sidewalk, walkways, oversized entry stairs and landing. Custom front and side porches with columns, roofing and maintenance free railing were completed in 2020. A NEW LIMESTONE facade, tuckpointing throughout and windows capping were done in 2019. A new roof and chimney tuckpointing were completed in 2016. HUGE BI-LEVEL custom constructed TREX DECK ,maintenance-free, was a significant large project completed in 2017 and it provides an oasis to relax or to entertain. This home is a rare find in an unbeatable location and premier Beaubien school district. Walk to scenic LaBagh Woods, Forest Preserves, North Branch Chicago River, bike trails, parks along Foster ave, Whole Foods, Target, LA Fitness, Starbucks, Chipotle, Marianos, Chase, immediate access to bus, Forest Glen station Metra, I94 Edens, Blue Line, I90 , five miles drive to Chicago lakefront, eight miles to O'Hare airport, seven miles to downtown Chicago! Enjoy the fenced-in beautifully landscaped backyard! Easy parking at all times due to residential permit on Lacrosse. Photos are NOT virtually enhanced. Low real estate taxes for the area. Quick closing possible, move in ready!
Single Family, 2 Story
2 Full/1 Half
0.0902 Acres
Lake Michigan
Public Sewer
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