5912 N Drake Avenue
Chicago, IL 60659

Single Family
Sq. Ft.
Acre Lot
Courtesy: Baird & Warner
CB Today> Illinois> Chicago> 60659
Delightful and charming home in highly sought after and desirable Peterson Park location. This wonderful move-in ready 3BR/3BA home features modern, clean-line and sophisticated updates while maintaining vintage charm and details. Tons of natural light streaming in from numerous windows along the Southern exposure of the home with extra space and distance from the neighbor next door. Hardwood floors throughout. Open concept living room with woodburning fireplace leading to the formal dining room that seats 8 - perfect for every day dining and entertaining guests. A true cooks kitchen in this gut-rehabbed light, white and bright kitchen with custom cabinetry, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, farmhouse style sink, gooseneck fixture and subway tile backsplash with pantry. Main level bedroom currently used as an office and exercise room and with full bathroom. The 2nd floor boasts 2 sizable bedrooms: Primary Bedroom with balcony perfect for that morning cup of coffee at sunrise or for you to enjoy the evening sunset and 3rd bedroom with desk nook and cool and cozy hang-out space. Full Bathroom on 2nd level with new (2022) sink, toilet, faucets, and white mosaic herringbone ceramic tile. Gut rehabbed lower level (2016) features dark wood porcelain tile herringbone pattern, family room and office (could be the perfect guest room) with glass French doors for separation from family room. Bright, recessed lighting throughout. Marble gas fireplace and spacious family room make for the perfect family movie or game night. Spa quality full bathroom with custom marble selection and walk in shower. Spectacular modern laundry room with front-loading washer/dryer and convenient utility sink. Custom built-ins and plenty of closets and storage throughout. Full bathroom on every level. Enjoy outdoor entertaining on the brick & concrete patio overlooking the lush green garden with perennials and annuals and raised bed garden ripe for the harvest. A gardeners paradise and private oasis with no visible adjoining yards completes this fabulous home. Detached brick 1.5 car garage useful for storage and/or workshop. Fully landscaped front, back and side yards with perennial gardens. Meticulous attention to detail abound: New Roof 2014, New HVAC 2015, New siding and flat roof balcony 2020. Steps to Peterson Park playground, soccer fields, restaurants, shopping and easy access to expressway, Bryn Mawr Breakfast Club, Alarmist Brewery and Taproom, Whole Foods, Starbucks, North Park Village Nature Center, Peterson Elementary school, Northside College Prep High School, farmers market and more. Come make this one-of-a-kind home yours now!
Single Family, 2 Story
3 Full
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