5001 Fargo Avenue

5001 Fargo Avenue

5001 Fargo Avenue, Skokie, IL 60077

This rare 4 bedroom 2 bath brick beauty is proudly perched on a double, corner lot in sensational Skokie. Upon entering, the living room's fabulous stone fireplace immediately captures your attention. Gleaming hardwood floors guide you to the adjacent dining area. Delight in the tidy kitchen's plentiful cabinetry. Nearby, a heated, paneled sunroom offers you space to work or play. Bright and beautiful, the primary bedroom's wide windows, walk-in closet and ensuite bathroom (with a jetted tub) are sure to please. The second bedroom's wonderful window placement makes furniture arranging a breeze. The appealing sliding closet doors in the third bedroom highlight the stunning woodwork that is found throughout this solid home. The cozy fourth bedroom offers room for everyone. A pleasant second full bathroom completes the meticulous main floor. Designed with entertainment in mind, the beloved basement pays homage to this terrific home's 1950s roots. Featuring a second stone fireplace, spacious wet bar, pool table and inlaid shuffleboard court, your guests will happily gather and linger. Storage abounds in the full attic, laundry room and sizeable cedar closet. Mature landscaping frames this double corner lot and offers plenty of space for gardening. Your massive yard sets the stage for countless barbecues and parties. A canopy of grapevines shade you as you relax near your fabulous water feature on your broad patio. A sturdy, oversized two-car garage completes this peaceful property. The water heater, furnace and a/c that were replaced in 2023 and a newer roof bring you reassuring comfort. Welcome home!



2,111 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

Mary Summerville

Mary Summerville

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms4
  • Total bathrooms2
  • full bathrooms2
  • Laundry room In Unit
  • Fireplace Wood Burning
  • APPLIANCES Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area2,111 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID12028034
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT1954
  • NeighborhoodSkokie
  • Architecture StylesRanch
  • Elementary SchoolFairview South Elementary School
  • Middle SchoolFairview South Elementary School
  • High SchoolNiles West High School
  • School District219


  • Garage Space2.5
  • water SourceLake Michigan
  • lot featuresCorner Lot, Fenced Yard, Landscaped, Garden
  • HEAT TYPENatural Gas
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • other exterior FeaturesPatio


  • Sales Price$559,000
  • Real Estate Tax $2,732/yr



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