Open House Sun, Sep 19th 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
1500 Asbury Avenue Evanston, IL
$ 1,575,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11173597
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityEvanston
  • AreaEvanston
  • Zip60201
  • Style
  • Year Built1898
  • Taxes$ 29820
  • Price$ 1,575,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4880
  • Lot Size0.37 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Baird & Warner
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) - 103 - IL
Property Description

Make this spectacular Evanston home your legacy with all the right improvements already made including new roof, windows, heating and cooling systems, lighting and more! Set on an oversized lot in the heart of the Historic District steps to Dewey School and a short walk to downtown Evanston! Just move in and enjoy this large home perfect for family gatherings, multi-generational living, guests, entertaining and even weddings! This home has beautiful architectural features and ambiance with spacious rooms filled with sunlight from the abundant windows plus wonderful flow from the well thought out floor plan. Gorgeous living room with beamed ceiling and gas log fireplace and new can lighting. Large elegant dining room easily seats 16 guests and has the diamond pattern paned glass windows seen throughout the home. The kitchen is the heart of the house with plenty of room to cook and gather with adjoining breakfast room and includes white cabinets, granite counters, Viking stove, quiet Miele dishwasher, large refrigerator, loads of storage and counter space. The favorite room is the family room/porch with wood burning fireplace and adjoining screened porch that walks out to the newly paved stone patio terrace. Fenced sprawling lawn and gardens with room for volleyball, soccer, lounging in the hammock plus there's a gate out the back into the Dewey play yard! The second floor boasts a large primary suite with fireplace, newly renovated dressing room/closet and bath with large glass shower. 4 more bedrooms plus an office and 2 more full baths by Waterworks complete this level. The 3rd floor has 2 charming bedrooms and a fully renovated bath. One bedroom has a fireplace and one with window seats and both with pretty dormered paned windows perfect for teens or guests! Basement is great for storage and mechanicals, plus an exercise room. There is also a coach house with exercise room, sitting room/office, full bath and loft bedroom. Convenient driveway and garage parking for 2 cars. Electric outlet outside for RV or electric car charging. Easy walk to Northwestern University, the lakefront and vibrant downtown Evanston restaurants, coffee shops, shopping and the Davis St train lines. This home will please and delight your whole family!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Dewey Elementary School Nichols Middle School Evanston Twp High School
Price History
7/30/2021 Listed $1,575,000

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Range Hood
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
City Evanston
Community Features Park, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Cooling Space Pac
County Cook
Days on Market 11
Directions West side of Asbury between Lake and Grove.
Elementary School Dewey Elementary School
Elementary School District 65
Exterior Features Patio, Porch, Porch Screened, Fire Pit
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Steam
High School Evanston Twp High School
High School District 202
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Historic/Period Mlwk, Beamed Ceilings, Special Millwork, Granite Counters
MLS Area Evanston
Middle/Junior High School Nichols Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 65
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Asbury
Tax Annual Amount 29820.3
Tax Year 2019
Total Rooms 13
Township Evanston
Virtual Tour
Year Built 1898

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished
Bedrooms Possible 7
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Log
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Living Area 4880
Livingareasource Assessor
Room Type Bedroom 5, Bedroom 6, Bedroom 7, Breakfast Room, Office, Foyer, Screened Porch
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 7
Total Fireplaces 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Frame, Wood Siding
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 88X180
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Park Adjacent, Mature Trees
Lot Size Acres 0.3688
Other Equipment Humidifier, Security System, Ceiling Fan(s), Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn
Water Source Lake Michigan
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 2 16X15 Second Hardwood
Bedroom 3 17X14 Second Hardwood
Bedroom 4 11X9 Second Carpet
Bedroom 5 8X10 Second Carpet
Bedroom 6 18X18 Third Hardwood
Bedroom 7 17X19 Third Hardwood
Breakfast Room 14X13 Main Travertine
Dining Room 20X16 Main Hardwood
Family Room 17X16 Main Ceramic Tile
Foyer 20X18 Main Hardwood
Kitchen 19X12 Main Travertine Eating Area-Table Space,Breakfast Room,Granite Counters
Living Room 28X17 Main Hardwood
Master Bedroom 19X16 Second Hardwood
Office 18X12 Second Carpet
Screened Porch 17X7 Main Hardwood


  • 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 60201

AVG $1.1M
AVG $15,506
AVG 91
Year Built
AVG 1941
AVG 64
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