235 Greenwood Street Evanston, IL 60201

$2,000,000
9
Beds
4.5
Baths
$2,000,000
9
Beds
4.5
Baths
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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.

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.

  • Neighborhood
  • Type
  • Total Baths
  • 1/2 Baths
  • County
    Cook
  • Area
    Evanston
  • Tax Amount
    $58,835
  • Status
    Active
  • Listing #
    12038067
  • Built
    1889
  • Listed on site
    29 days

Listed by:
Jameson Sotheby's International Realty

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Community Features

  • No HOA

Exterior features

  • Deck
  • Has garage
  • Garage Detached
  • No Pool
  • Sprinkler System
  • Basement

Interior Features

  • Fire Place
  • Wood Floors
  • Walk-In Closet
  • Elevator
  • Washer Dryer In Unit

Style

  • Colonial
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