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5 W Louis Avenue

  • 4 beds
  • 3 baths
  • 2,658 sqft
  • 12,763 sqft lot
  • $272 per sqft
  • 1971 build
  • on site

This beautifully updated home in desirable H.O. Stone is the very definition of move-in ready! The homeowners have been diligently preparing the home for sale and it shows. Improvements made within the past year include a completely new kitchen with new white cabinets, quartz countertops and stainless steel appliances, refinished hardwood flooring throughout the 1st floor, an updated 1st floor laundry room, a new roof & gutters, new carpet in the basement, and a fresh coat of paint throughout the house (including the garage) AND on the exterior. Additional amenities include a fenced backyard, a large recreation/playroom in the basement with an abundance of storage, a spacious Master Suite, generous-sized bedrooms, and a nice, open flow between the kitchen, breakfast area, and family room. With 4 bedrooms, 2.1 baths, a 1st floor office, and over 3,000 sq. ft. of finished living space all in a marvelous, established neighborhood, this home is a wonderful opportunity for folks looking to get into Lake Forest and take advantage of its low taxes, great schools, beautiful beach, lovely downtown, and plentiful parks and Open Lands. Located east of US 41 in a private cul-de-sac, there is easy access to schools, the Lake Forest East & Ft. Sheridan Metra stations, downtown Lake Forest & Highwood, and multiple highways. Just move right in and enjoy!

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MLS# 11006459 —

Amenities & Taxes

The Building

Year Built:
1971
REBUILT:
No
New Construction:
false
Direction Faces:
North
Roof:
Rubber
Foundation Details:
Concrete Perimeter
Disability Access:
No
Exterior Features:
Patio
Basement:
Partial
Other Equipment:
Humidifier,TV-Cable,Security System,Ceiling Fan(s),Sump Pump,Backup Sump Pump;
Living Area Source:
Assessor

Interior

Rooms Total:
10
Room Type:
Foyer,Office,Recreation Room,Utility Room-Lower Level,Walk In Closet
Living Area:
2658
Interior Features:
Hardwood Floors,1st Floor Laundry,Walk-In Closet(s)
Fireplaces Total:
1
Fireplace Features:
Wood Burning
Fireplace Location:
Family Room
Laundry Features:
Sink
LAUNDRY:
Vinyl
LAUNDRY:
Main Level
LAUNDRY:
10X6

Location

Directions:
Old Elm Rd to Buena Rd. North on Buena Rd to Louis Ave. West on Louis Ave to home.

The Property

Parcel Number:
16082060040000
Property Type:
Residential
Lot Size Dimensions:
75X170
Lot Size Acres:
0.293
Lot Size Source:
County Records
Waterfront:
false
Lot Features:
Cul-De-Sac,Fenced Yard,Landscaped,Mature Trees

Listing Agent

Contact info:

Taxes

Tax Year:
2019
Tax Annual Amount:
10536.96

Beds

Bedrooms Total:
4
Bedrooms Possible:
4

Baths

Bathrooms:
3
Bathrooms Full:
2
Bathrooms Half:
1

The Listing

Special Listing Conditions:
List Broker Must Accompany

Heating & Cooling

Cooling:
Central Air
Heating:
Natural Gas,Forced Air

Utilities

Sewer:
Public Sewer
Water Source:
Public
Electric:
200+ Amp Service

Appliances

Appliances:
Range,Microwave,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Washer,Dryer,Disposal,Stainless Steel Appliance(s),Electric Cooktop

Schools

Elementary School:
Cherokee Elementary School
Elementary School District:
67
Middle Or Junior School:
Deer Path Middle School
Middle Or Junior School District:
67
High School:
Lake Forest High School
High School District:
115

The Community

Subdivision Name:
H.O. Stone
Community Features:
Curbs,Street Paved
Association Fee Includes:
None
Association Fee Frequency:
Not Applicable

Parking

Garage Type:
Attached
Garage Spaces:
2
Garage Onsite
Yes

Schools

Rating Details
9

Cherokee Elementary School

  • Public
  • K-4
  • 0.6 mi
9

Deer Path Middle School West

  • Public
  • 7-8
  • 1.8 mi
6

Deer Path Middle School East

  • Public
  • 5-6
  • 1.8 mi
10

Lake Forest High School

  • Public
  • 9-12
  • 3.0 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

5 W Louis Avenue

Asking price

$725,000

Mortgage

$2,473

Taxes $878
Insurance $199
Utilities $185 See report
Total $3,735/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
3/12/21
Sold Subject To Contingencies MRED $725,000
3/1/21
Listed / Active MRED $725,000

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