5452 N Lakewood Avenue Chicago, IL
$ 3,200,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11114589
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityChicago
  • AreaCHI - Edgewater
  • NeighborhoodLakewood Balmoral
  • Zip60640
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1893
  • Taxes$ 29814
  • Price$ 3,200,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6000
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Engel & Voelkers Chicago
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) - 103 - IL
Property Description

The prize offering in the city's North Sidel This exceptional residence is on a stunning 87.5 wide lot in Chicago's hidden gem -- historic Lakewood Balmoral! Just five minutes from Lake Shore Drive on a beautiful tree-lined residential street, this fully renovated 6,000+ sqft home offers 6 bedrooms, 2 custom outfitted offices, an attached 2-car garage, and the most exquisite outdoor space in the city. The private 50-foot side yard includes a huge lawn, magnificent landscaping, an outdoor kitchen, a patio with fire table, a basketball court, and an outdoor pavilion/great room with fireplace and retractable Nana walls. The renovation of the home was designed by Steve Rugo, and executed by Hewitt Horn. Tom Stringer completed the elegant interiors. Top-quality finishes were utilized throughout including high-end appliances, Ann Sacks tile and Waterworks fixtures. Note the property taxes are under $30k.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Peirce Elementary School Intl St Peirce Elementary School Intl St Senn High School
Price History
6/7/2021 Listed $3,200,000

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N Yes
Appliances Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Disposal
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full, English
City Chicago
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
County Cook
Days on Market 110
Directions Foster (5200 north) to Lakewood (1500 west). North to 5452.
Elementary School Peirce Elementary School Intl St
Elementary School District 299
Exterior Features Deck, Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit, Breezeway
Garage Spaces 2.5
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Zoned
High School Senn High School
High School District 299
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, Walk-In Closet(s)
MLS Area CHI - Edgewater
Middle/Junior High School Peirce Elementary School Intl St
Middle/Junior School District 299
New Construction No
Other Structures Other, See Remarks
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Lakewood
Subdivision Name Lakewood Balmoral
Tax Annual Amount 29814.26
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 13
Township Lake View
Year Built 1893

Interior Features

Basement Finished
Bathrooom Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink
Bedrooms Possible 6
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features In Unit
Living Area 6000
Livingareasource Estimated
Room Type Library, Bedroom 5, Mud Room, Bedroom 6, Great Room, Office
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Exterior Frame
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 87.5 X 125
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Landscaped, Mature Trees
Water Source Lake Michigan
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 2 12X13 Second Hardwood
Bedroom 3 12X12 Second Hardwood
Bedroom 4 13X15 Second Hardwood
Bedroom 5 12X12 Lower
Bedroom 6 12X13 Lower
Dining Room 14X12 Main Hardwood
Family Room 15X25 Lower
Great Room 24X17 Main Stone
Kitchen 19X17 Main Hardwood Eating Area-Breakfast Bar,Island
Laundry 07X10 Lower
Library 12X08 Main Hardwood
Living Room 25X16 Main Hardwood
Master Bedroom 17X21 Second Hardwood
Mud Room 06X13 Main
Office 13X13 Third
Office 15X14 Third


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

Property vs Single Family Average in 60640

AVG $1.33M
AVG $16,270
AVG 109
Year Built
AVG 1899
AVG 94
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