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MLS #11167783

5557 N Wayne Avenue , Chicago IL, 60640
andersonville Detached Single

Bed: 6 | Bath: 3.1 | Tax: 12765.72 | HOA: -

For Sale: $2,090,000


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Todd Szwajkowski

Todd Szwajkowski

Amie Klujian

Amie Klujian

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    Completely reimagined and exquisitely designed solid masonry residence on an oversized corner lot (37 x 123) in highly sought-after Lakewood Balmoral Historic District/Andersonville. This impressive 6 bedroom/3.5 bathroom home with 5 designated outdoor areas will delight at every turn, every sight line and every perfectly selected finish. Main level showcases a gorgeous entry foyer leading to an open/airy living room anchored by a beautiful direct vent gas fireplace with artisan-crafted, handmade natural wood shelving and mantel. The extra wide dining room features a gorgeous bay window and accommodating space for large dining set and gatherings. The stylish kitchen plays a unique and central role as the centerpiece of the main level connecting the front and back of the home. Streamlined, efficient and modern in design the kitchen exudes a classic yet contemporary sensibility that is highlighted by substantial grey/blue and natural oak wood Archisesto Italian-made cabinetry and Dacor professional grade appliances including two sleek stainless steel ovens, a showpiece stove with copper capped burners and a panel wrapped dishwasher plus 8-foot panel wrapped refrigerator and freezer towers. Endless quartz countertops/backsplash and incredible lighting create a striking design statement all centered around a beautiful, large quartz island with natural wood edge. The sizable family room spans the rear width of home and affords ample space for an additional table and plenty of comfortable sectional seating. A stunning single row of built ins and an electric fireplace complete the family room. The sliding door from the family room leads to a large deck overlooking the grassy yard, beautiful foliage, and a paver patio for entertaining/relaxing. Back deck/fenced yard/patio can also be accessed through the transitional mud room off the family room which features a custom-crafted shelving unit plus a large storage closet. Upper level contains 4 bedroom/2 bathrooms with the primary bedroom having a sizable walk-in closet with custom built in shelving and a private, east facing balcony overlooking the yard. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms upstairs are each extremely large with a beautiful double vanity bathroom across the hall. 4th bedroom up can double as a great office with access to a private front terrace above the front porch. Custom transom windows above doors plus a beautiful skylight above the staircase brightens the home with rays of sun beaming down through every level. 2nd floor side-by-side laundry and large sink with custom cabinetry provides for ease and convenience. The finished lower level features 8' ceilings; radiant heated cork flooring; multiple large windows delivering bright sunlight; a stunning recreational room with wet bar, beverage refrigerator and a wall of built-in custom shelving/cabinetry for a variety of uses; two additional large bedrooms that can serve multi-purposes; a full bathroom; and large storage closets. Sump pump, ejector pit complete the basement. Home is wired for sound, too! Extra deep 2 car garage with storage loft as added bonus. Conveniently located close to several highly rated, award-winning schools: Peirce Elementary (Level 1+ CPS), Rogers Park Montessori, Waldorf School, Lycee Francais, Northside Catholic Academy; and Stone Scholastic Academy (Level 1+ CPS Magnet). Developed and designed by Elevation Home, this forward renovation integrates accessibility and comfort with an elevated and sophisticated design style. Marketing and showings are curated exclusively through SwakeGroup at Dream Town Realty.

    Features and Information

    Property Information

    • List Price: $2,090,000
    • Tax: $12,766
    • Square Feet: 4267
    • Market Time: 45
    • Status: Active
    • Property: 2 Stories
    • Type: Detached Single
    • Built: 1910
    • Garage : Garage Door Opener(s)
    • Dimensions: 37 X 123

    Property Location

    • Address: 5557 N Wayne Avenue
    • City/State: Chicago
    • ZIP: 60640
    • MLS Area: CHI - Edgewater
    • County: Cook
    • PIN #: 14081040010000


    • Heat: Gas
    • Air Conditioning: Central Air
    • Appliances: Oven-Double, Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Cooktop, Range Hood
    • Parking: Garage
    • Age: 100+ Years
    • Exterior: Brick
    • Assessments Include: None


    • Total Rooms: 11
    • Bedrooms: 6
    • Master Bedroom: 18X13
    • Bedroom 2: 16X14
    • Bedroom 3: 15X12
    • Bedroom 4: 10X8
    • Bathrooms: 3.1
    • Living Room: 20X14
    • Family Room: 21X14
    • Dining Room: 20X13
    • Kitchen: 22X11
    • Basement Bath: Yes
    • Master Bath: Full

    Copyright 2020 MRED LLC - The accuracy of all information, regardless of source, including but not limited to square footages and lot sizes, is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be personally verified through personal inspection by and/or with the appropriate professionals.

    Map of 5557 N Wayne Avenue , Chicago IL, 60640

    Sales History For 5557 N Wayne Avenue

    Date Event Price
    Sep 17, 2020 Closed MRED #10807267 $845,000

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    Schools In The andersonville Area

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    20 schools in area
    School Type Level Grade(s) Rating

    Waters Elementary School

    4540 N. Campbell Ave

    Public Elementary - Middle K-8

    Brennemann Elementary School

    4251 North Clarendon Ave

    Public Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Budlong Elementary School

    2701 West Foster Avenue

    Public Preschool - Middle PK-8

    McPherson Elementary School

    4728 N Wolcott Ave

    Public Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Passages Elementary Charter School

    1643 West Bryn Mawr Ave

    Charter Elementary - Middle K-8

    Northside Catholic Academy

    5525 North Magnolia Avenue

    Private Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Our Lady Of Lourdes

    4641 North Ashland Avenue

    Private Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Queen Of Angels Elementary School

    4520 North Western Avenue

    Private Preschool - Middle PK-8

    St Philip Lutheran

    2500 West Bryn Mawr Avenue

    Private Preschool - Middle PK-8

    North Park Elementary School

    2017 West Montrose Avenue

    Private Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Misericordia Mcauley Residence

    2060 West Granville Avenue

    Private Elementary, High 1, 4, 10-12

    Chicago Montessori

    1713 West Cullom Avenue

    Private Preschool - Elementary PK-2

    German International School Chicago

    1726 West Berteau Avenue

    Private Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Ravenswood Elementary School

    4332 North Paulina St

    Public Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Sullivan High School

    6631 North Bosworth Ave

    Public High 9-12

    Clinton Elementary School

    6110 North Fairfield Ave

    Public Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Goudy Elementary School

    5120 North Winthrop Avenue

    Public Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Hayt Elementary School

    1518 West Granville Ave

    Public Preschool - Middle PK-8

    Rickover Naval Academy High School

    5900 North Glenwood Ave

    Public High 9-12

    Ravenswood Baptist Christian School

    4437 North Seeley Avenue

    Private Preschool - High PK-12

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