View Video Walkthrough Link! Rare opportunity to own a true Old Irving Park treasure with many original details. Known as the John and Clara Merchant Home, this is a 2nd Empire-style home with a large mansard roof, oversized window hoods, and carved woodwork! Features include very tall ceilings, hardwood floors, original woodwork, incredible moldings, giant functioning pocket doors, 3 decorative fireplaces, clawfoot tub and a large 150' x 39' lot. Main level includes formal living/dining rooms, large bedroom, sunroom and den. 2nd floor has 3 LARGE bedrooms and 1 full bath (room to add another bath). Finished attic with skylights. Great in-law/AirBNB potential in basement with separate entrance, 2brs, full bath & kitchen! Recent updates include all newer windows, updated 200 amp electric, & new roof in 2016. Large backyard with brick patio & oversized 2.5 car garage. Potential for 12year property tax freeze when you rehab a Landmark home such as this one! On a quiet one-way street & close to El, Metra, 90/94, & local dining options such as Eris, Old Irving Brewery, CTA Tacos, Backlot, Finom!