Price Reduction
1157 S Oak Park Avenue Oak Park, IL
$ 485,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10887822
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityOak Park
  • AreaOak Park
  • NeighborhoodOak Park South
  • Zip60304
  • Style
  • Year Built1916
  • Taxes11505
  • Price$ 485,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2264
  • Lot Size5,136 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Baird & Warner
Property Description

Spectacular Oak Park updated home with 3 car garage and finished oversized room above - perfect for home office/studio or recreational room. This home is in popular Lincoln school district, which is one block from the home. Easy commute to Chicago - a few blocks to blue line and expressway. Central air in home and coach house. The quintessential covered front porch leads you into foyer and stairway to 2nd level. The living room with art glass windows, and dining room make you feel like you are walking through a page of a "House Beautiful" magazine. The dining room is open to the gorgeous updated kitchen with high end finishes - 42" cabinets, custom back splash, SS appliances and large island counter area with plenty of room for gatherings and food preparation. This area leads to pantry for additional storage and back enclosed porch that opens to oversized deck with seating room for outdoor entertaining. There is also a lower patio with additional outdoor seating space and fenced in yard. A vegetable garden has been planted and well cared for by the owner for your convenience. The above ground pool is new in 2020. Seller can take down pool and sod/seed the area if needed. The 2nd level of this home boasts generous sized bedrooms, updated full bathroom, linen closet and huge walk in closet. The finished basement has built in cabinets and counter area for additional entertaining space, full updated bathroom, storage room and exterior door to access yard. Other features of this home are newer HVAC, newer windows, lighting, hardwood floors, laundry shoot, freshly painted and custom mill work. So much to list - must see for yourself. Shopping, dining and parks are within a few short blocks of this home. Euclid Square Park is within one block and offers children's playground, tennis courts and baseball park. Maple park is within a few blocks, and has walking/seating areas and plenty of space for outdoor recreation. Maple Park Dog Park is another nearby amenity enjoyed by many. Grocery stores, post office, library and Oak Park Conservatory are other local features that are conveniently located near this home. The Conservatory has annual events, such as Plant sale, Fall Fest, and Kids Fest.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Abraham Lincoln Elementary Schoo Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Price History
10/1/2020 Listed $499,000
11/9/2020 3% - $485,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Community Features Park, Tennis Court(s), Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Elementary School Abraham Lincoln Elementary Schoo
Exterior Features Deck, Patio, Porch, Pool Above Ground
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas
High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, Walk-In Closet(s)
Junior High Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active

Interior Features

Basement Finished
Basement Full, Walkout
Bedroomspossible 3
Full Baths 2
Kitchen Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Island, Pantry-Closet
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Vinyl Siding
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 38X137
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bonus 28X23 2nd Level
Den 7X7 Walkout Basement
Dining Room 15X12 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 27X12 Walkout Basement Carpet
Living Room 19X15 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 19X12 2nd Level Hardwood
Mud 7X5 Main Level
Storage 7X7 Walkout Basement
Walk in Closet 10X7 2nd Level


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60304

AVG $500K
AVG $11,688
AVG 65
Year Built
AVG 1921
AVG 78
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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