Active

235 Greenwood Street

Evanston IL, 60201

$2,000,000


Active

9 Beds

5 Baths

Residential

Built in 1889

Courtesy of Jameson Sotheby's International Realty

Nestled just steps away from Greenwood Beach in the Lakeshore Historic District, this distinguished residence stands as a testament to timeless elegance and architectural mastery. Built in 1889 by the celebrated architect J.L. Silsbee, this historic landmark offers a rare opportunity to own a piece of Evanston's rich heritage. Situated on over half an acre of lush land, this grand 3-story estate boasts 9 bedrooms, 4.1 bathrooms, and an array of elegant living spaces spread across its expansive floor plan. As you step through the threshold, you're greeted by a formal reception hall adorned with stunning wood detailing. Follow the graceful flow of the home into the inviting parlor and living room, where a wood burning fireplace and soaring 10-foot ceilings create an ambiance of refinement and comfort. For those seeking tranquility, the heated solarium offers an idyllic retreat with old world charm. Entertain with ease in the spacious dining room which features coffered ceilings and expansive curved windows. The adjacent butler's pantry boasts built-ins and a convenient prep sink. The kitchen is complete with an island, breakfast room and walk-in pantry. Unwind in the library, with built-ins and a wood-burning fireplace. Ascend the grand staircase, adorned with intricate woodworking and illuminated by a beautiful lead glass window. The expansive landing leads to the primary bedroom, with an original fireplace with beautiful tile surround. The en-suite primary bath features a bathtub and separate shower. Four additional large bedrooms and 2 bathrooms complete the second floor. Venture to the third floor to find four more bedrooms and a spacious full bath. The three-bedroom coach house sits on top of a three-car garage and offer's a wonderful opportunity for additional income. The grounds are professionally landscaped. New slate roof in 2018. New mechanics in 2022. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to own this property and make it yours. Close to Northwestern, Downtown Evanston and Lakeshore Drive.

12038067

MLS ID

June 21, 2024

Listed

July 13, 2024

Updated

Map

235 Greenwood Street
Evanston IL, 60201

Interior Features

Bedrooms

9


Total Bathrooms

5


Full Bathrooms

4


Half Bathrooms

1


Interior Features

Elevator, Hardwood Floors, Second Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Ceiling - 10 Foot, Coffered Ceiling(s), Some Carpeting, Pantry, Plaster


Appliances

Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Cooktop


Laundry Description

In Bathroom


Fireplace

Yes


Fireplace Description

Wood Burning


Cooling

Yes


Cooling Description

Window/Wall Units - 3


Heating

Yes


Heating Description

Radiant

Exterior/Building Features

Exterior Features

Deck


Architectual Style

Colonial, Georgian


Roof

Slate


Sewer

Public Sewer

School Information

School District

65


High School

Evanston Twp High School


Elementary School

Dewey Elementary School

Other Property Details

Area Name

Evanston


Taxes

$58,835


Tax Frequency

Annually


Days on Market

11


Garage

Yes


Garage Spaces

3


Parking Total

3


View

No


County

Cook


Municipality

Evanston


Water Source

Lake Michigan


Pool

No

Courtesy of Jameson Sotheby's International Realty, Nicki DeVine,
Listing Contact: 847-571-2170 

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