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438 S Cottage Hill Avenue

  • 4 beds
  • 3 baths
  • 2,800 sqft
  • 6,900 sqft lot
  • $223 per sqft
  • 1926 build
  • on site

Exceptional home in can't-be-beat location! Incredible 4 bed, 3 bath home with 2,800 sq. ft. of easy living. There is a lot to talk about in this beautiful home! Begin your tour up to the freshly painted front porch. Light and bright first floor welcomes you with hardwood floors throughout. Living room with arched doorway, crown molding and wood burning fireplace, leads you to the warm and welcoming sitting room facing the front of the house. Separate formal dining room is plenty big for a large table perfect for entertaining. Updated kitchen includes all the amenities a chef is looking for! Custom cabinetry, granite countertops, backsplash, double sink, 6 burner Bluestar range, and walk-in pantry. Spacious table space off the kitchen has a sliding door to the rear deck. Convenient first floor bedroom currently used as an office and first floor full bathroom! Main level also boasts original hardwood, solid oak doors and stunning glass door handles! Additionally, there is an entry door off the side (near the garage) and includes a coat closet and tiled floor - a great location to kick your shoes off and stay a while. The second floor offers an extra-large master suite includes updated bathroom with walk-in shower and double sinks, sitting area and spacious walk-in closet with window! Two additional bedrooms are larger than most with a second-floor full bathroom with tub. Loft area is perfect for a reading nook. Full basement which is partially finished, offers it all! Large family room area, updated laundry room has wall of closets, pedestaled washer & dryer and utility sink. Extra storage space off the laundry room works great as pantry overflow. Huge workshop perfect for any hobby or craft! INCREDIBLE BACKYARD! Main Trex deck is 13X14 and is covered, excellent for watching the rain! Lower Trex deck is 24X12. Let's not forget this beautiful yard also includes a PIZZA OVEN, 12X8 shed, fenced yard and lush greenery and gardening beds. 1 car attached garage and long driveway round out this beautiful home! Other details include: Ecobee thermostat, Ring doorbell (Alexa compatible), dual AC & furnace serviced yearly (main level furnace & AC 2019), whole house humidifier, new roof April 2020, whole house remodel 2001 (including electrical rewire, updated plumbing and exterior cleanout install). SUPER LOCATION! 1/2 mile to Hawthorne Elementary school, less than 1 mile to Sandburg Middle school and less than 1 mile to York High School. Prairie Path is one block south and near the Great Western Trail (which will take you to the Fox River). Elmhurst has an incredible downtown area with wonderful library, art museum, and an abundance of dining and shopping (All less than 1 mile away!). We really could go on and on about this spectacular home but come take a look for yourself and be sure to tour the neighborhood to appreciate this perfect location! Also be sure to check out the interactive 3D virtual tour! DRIVEWAY SEALCOATING SCHEDULED FOR MAY 15, 2021.

MRED logo Listing courtesy of MRED / Wenzel Select Properties, Ltd.

Last checked: Checking… • Last updated May 11, 2021 •

MLS# 11056593 —

Amenities & Taxes

The Building

Year Built:
1926
REBUILT:
No
New Construction:
false
Direction Faces:
East
Foundation Details:
Concrete Perimeter
Disability Access:
No
Exterior Features:
Deck,Patio,Porch,Storms/Screens
Window Features:
Blinds,Curtains/Drapes,Screens,Shades,Window Treatments
Basement:
Full
Other Equipment:
Humidifier,CO Detectors,Ceiling Fan(s)
Living Area Source:
Landlord/Tenant/Seller

Interior

Rooms Total:
12
Room Type:
Eating Area,Loft,Sitting Room,Workshop,Storage,Walk In Closet,Foyer,Pantry,Deck,Enclosed Porch
Living Area:
2800
Interior Features:
Hardwood Floors,1st Floor Bedroom,1st Floor Full Bath,Built-in Features,Walk-In Closet(s),Historic/Period Mlwk,Some Carpeting,Some Window Treatmnt,Some Wood Floors,Drapes/Blinds,Granite Counters,Separate Dining Room
Door Features:
Sliding Doors,Storm Door(s),6 Panel Door(s),Sliding Glass Door(s)
Fireplaces Total:
1
Fireplace Features:
Wood Burning
Fireplace Location:
Living Room
Laundry Features:
Gas Dryer Hookup,Sink
LAUNDRY:
Other
LAUNDRY:
Basement
LAUNDRY:
20X10
LAUNDRY:
None

Location

Directions:
York St South to St. Charles Road West to Cottage Hill South to Home

The Property

Parcel Number:
0611207062
Property Type:
Residential
Lot Size Dimensions:
50X138
Lot Size Source:
County Records
Additional Parcels:
false
Waterfront:
false
Lot Features:
Fenced Yard,Mature Trees
Location:
A

Listing Agent

Contact info:

Taxes

Tax Year:
2019
Tax Annual Amount:
13033.94

Beds

Bedrooms Total:
4
Bedrooms Possible:
4

Baths

Bathrooms:
3
Bathrooms Full:
3

The Listing

Special Listing Conditions:
None
Virtual Tour Unbranded:
Virtual Tour

Heating & Cooling

Cooling:
Central Air
Heating:
Natural Gas,Forced Air,2+ Sep Heating Systems

Utilities

Sewer:
Public Sewer
Water Source:
Lake Michigan
Electric:
Circuit Breakers

Appliances

Appliances:
Range,Microwave,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Freezer,Washer,Dryer,Disposal,Stainless Steel Appliance(s),Range Hood,Gas Cooktop,Gas Oven,Range Hood

Schools

Elementary School:
Hawthorne Elementary School
Elementary School District:
205
Middle Or Junior School:
Sandburg Middle School
Middle Or Junior School District:
205
High School:
York Community High School
High School District:
205

The Community

Community Features:
Park,Curbs,Sidewalks,Street Lights,Street Paved
Association Fee Includes:
None
Association Fee Frequency:
Not Applicable

Parking

Parking Total:
3
Parking Features:
Driveway
Parking Onsite
Yes
Parking Ownership:
Owned
Garage Type:
Attached
Garage Spaces:
1
Garage Onsite
Yes

Extra Units

Other Structures:
Shed(s)

Schools

Rating Details

Hawthorne Elementary School

  • Public
  • K-5
  • 0.6 mi

York Comm High School

  • Public
  • 9-12
  • 0.7 mi

Sandburg Middle School

  • Public
  • 6-8
  • 0.8 mi

GreatSchools scores are based on a scale from 1 to 10, where 10 is above average.

The school service areas are not definitive and should only be used as guidance. GreatSchools Ratings provided by www.greatschools.org

Monthly cost estimate

438 S Cottage Hill Avenue

Asking price

$625,000

Mortgage

$2,132

Taxes $1,086
Insurance $171
Utilities $221 See report
Total $3,610/mo.*
*This is an estimate

Flood Risk

  • FEMA Zone (est.):
  • Flood insurance:

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This property has minimal flood risk

This property has a . Although flood risks across the country are changing because of the environment, this property is unlikely to flood over the next 30 years.

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Sale history

Date Event Source Price % Change
5/9/21
Sold Subject To Contingencies MRED $625,000
4/27/21
Price Changed MRED $625,000 -7.4%
4/16/21
Listed / Active MRED $675,000

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