1610 W Carmen Avenue Chicago, IL
$ 545,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11230569
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityChicago
  • AreaCHI - Uptown
  • Zip60640
  • StyleQueen Anne
  • Year Built1895
  • Taxes$ 6835
  • Price$ 545,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2538
  • Lot Size1,050 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Crane Chicago Realty Group
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) - 103 - IL
Property Description

Act now to make this Queen Anne Victorian Charmer yours. Situated on a quite tree-lined street built in 1895 with both character, modern amenities and value in a great neighborhood in the center of town near excellent schools, two parks, transportation, shopping, dining and entertainment. Enter this timely home through the inviting refinished front porch and gracious entry. The grand oak stairway, formal living and separate dining rooms with characteristic bay windows are appealing. A generously sized bright 2nd floor has 3 bedrooms, new primary en-suite, and additional full bath. These features along with many updates make this a wonderful home. The kitchen is well appointed with new stainless steel appliances, half bath and garden window. A finished basement boast 3rd full bath, den with new flooring, large laundry room with storage. Take advantage of this opportunity to own this beautiful single family in an excellent neighborhood at condo pricing. Updates include new tear off roof, stainless steal appliance, water heater, refinished porch, new windows, some new flooring and catch basin Outdoor space is limited yet pleasant, easy street parking, available rental parking nearby and low property taxes add to the livability and joy of owning this home at an affordable price in Andersonville.

High School
Amundsen High School
Price History
10/4/2021 Listed $545,000

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Architectural Style Queen Anne
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
City Chicago
Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air
County Cook
Days on Market 18
Directions west of Ashland, south of Foster on Carmen
Electric 100 Amp Service
Elementary School District 299
Exterior Features Porch
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas
High School Amundsen High School
High School District 299
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, Coffered Ceiling(s), Separate Dining Room
MLS Area CHI - Uptown
Middle/Junior School District 299
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Sewer-Storm
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Carmen
Tax Annual Amount 6835
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 8
Township Lake View
Year Built 1895

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished
Bathrooom Separate Shower
Bedrooms Possible 3
Below Grade Finished Area 1094
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features In Unit
Living Area 2538
Livingareasource Estimated
Room Type Family Room, Utility Room-Lower Level, Storage
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 3
Window Features Bay Window(s), Blinds, Double Pane Windows, Garden Window(s), Insulated Windows, Screens

Exterior Features

Exterior Vinyl Siding
Foundation Details Brick/Mortar
Lot Dimensions 30 X 35
Lot Size Acres 0.0241
Water Source Public
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60640

AVG $1.08M
AVG $16,162
AVG 83
Year Built
AVG 1911
AVG 93
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