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A "must see" for those who love quality vintage details. Solidly built brick 4 bedroom, 2 bath Westfield house has been freshly painted and offers many amenities. From the front door foyer, entertain family and friends in a large, sunny sunken LR featuring a wood burning fireplace and a beamed cathedral ceiling. A spacious dining room is ideal for memorable gatherings. All-original hardwood floors have been restored. Home has many original doors, trim work and light fixtures. Two bedrooms on 1st floor and a refurbished full bath. Remodeled kitchen has new stainless steel appliances, cabinets, granite countertops and ceramic tile floor. Dining nook overlooks expansive back yard. Rear entry mud room. Second floor has 2 bedrooms, another refurbished full bath, some restored hardwood floors, new carpeting and oversized storage closets. There are also two large flexible spaces that could be used for an office or playroom, or even reconfigured as additional bedrooms. Huge DRY basement with 2 sump pumps is divided into storage and living area with a historic fireplace. Side driveway and 2 car garage. Extra outbuilding could a she shed, a man cave or extra storage. The oversized, deep lot allows for a huge vegetable garden, a flower garden leaving a huge yard for entertaining. New AC 2018, & freshly tuckpointed. Quiet neighborhood close to Metra/Pace transport & major highways. Walking distance to downtown shopping/restaurants, Prairie Lakes with its new pool, the library & schools. Park district playground is across the street. As-Is, Estate sale with no homeowner's tax exemption.

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961 S 2nd Avenue Des Plaines, IL 60016

  • Price: $399,000
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • Updated: 57 min ago
  • MLS #: 11203304
4
Beds
2
Baths
0
½ Baths
0.34
Acres
2,400
SQFT
$166
$/SQFT
1931
Built
Neighborhood:
Des Plaines
County:
Cook
Area:
Des Plaines
Elementary School:
Forest Elementary School
Middle School:
Algonquin Middle School
High School:
Maine West High School
School District:
62
Property Description
A "must see" for those who love quality vintage details. Solidly built brick 4 bedroom, 2 bath Westfield house has been freshly painted and offers many amenities. From the front door foyer, entertain family and friends in a large, sunny sunken LR featuring a wood burning fireplace and a beamed cathedral ceiling. A spacious dining room is ideal for memorable gatherings. All-original hardwood floors have been restored. Home has many original doors, trim work and light fixtures. Two bedrooms on 1st floor and a refurbished full bath. Remodeled kitchen has new stainless steel appliances, cabinets, granite countertops and ceramic tile floor. Dining nook overlooks expansive back yard. Rear entry mud room. Second floor has 2 bedrooms, another refurbished full bath, some restored hardwood floors, new carpeting and oversized storage closets. There are also two large flexible spaces that could be used for an office or playroom, or even reconfigured as additional bedrooms. Huge DRY basement with 2 sump pumps is divided into storage and living area with a historic fireplace. Side driveway and 2 car garage. Extra outbuilding could a she shed, a man cave or extra storage. The oversized, deep lot allows for a huge vegetable garden, a flower garden leaving a huge yard for entertaining. New AC 2018, & freshly tuckpointed. Quiet neighborhood close to Metra/Pace transport & major highways. Walking distance to downtown shopping/restaurants, Prairie Lakes with its new pool, the library & schools. Park district playground is across the street. As-Is, Estate sale with no homeowner's tax exemption.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Bungalow Driveway Concrete Exterior Building Type BrickStoneShingle Siding Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Detached Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Features NoneSidewalksStreetlights Lot Size .25-.49 Acre Other Structures Poultry Coop Parking Garage Roof Asphalt Types 1.5 Story Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances RangeDishwasherRefrigerator Approximate Finished Sq Ft 0 Basement Unfinished Basement Bathrooms YN No Basement Details FullWalkout Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 4 Cooling Central Air Dining Room Separate Fireplace Location Living RoomBasement Fireplaces Total 2 Heating Natural Gas Interior Features Hardwood Floors1St Floor Bedroom1St Floor Full BathHistoric/Period MlwkSpecial Millwork Laundry Features Gas Dryer HookupSink Room Type Breakfast RoomMud RoomFoyerLoftPlay Room Rooms Breakfast Room (Main) Mud Room (Main) Foyer (Main) Loft (Second) Play Room (Second) Bedroom 2 (Main) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Main) Rooms Total 10 Total Sq Ft 0 Unfinished Sqft 0

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN No Age 81-90 Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Community Features ParkSidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Contingency Attorney/Inspection Continue To Show No - Has Seller Written Direction Corporate Limits Des Plaines Currently Leased No Disability Access And Or Equipped No General Information None Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required New Construction YN No Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 9136 Tax Year 2019 Township Maine Type Detached Single Water Source Lake Michigan

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© 2021 Midwest Real Estate Data LLC. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by MTP, MRED or Ani Real Estate. Based on information submitted to the MRED as of 2021-09-17T12:06:01.543 UTC. All data is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MRED. MRED supplied Open House information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may subsequently have sold and may no longer be available. NOTICE: Many homes contain recording devices, and buyers should be aware they may be recorded during a showing.

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