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5545 S Woodlawn
Chicago, IL 60637

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 / 1 Baths
  • 3,100 Sq. Ft.
  • Built In 1910
Price

$1,400,000

Est Payment
$7,773 / month (details)  
Taxes
$7,187  
Beds
4  
Baths
2 / 1  
Rooms
10  
Type
Detached Single  
Sq. Ft.
3,100  
Lot Size
175X36  
Built
1910  
Neighborhood
Hyde Park  
MLS
#11674775
Status
Sold (1/12/2023)

Property Description

Opportunities like this don't come very often! This historical masterpiece is ready for its new owners and design. This truly is the opportunity of a lifetime. Create your dream home with this amazingly built piece of history. Built in 1910, owned by the same family for over 80 years. In the most prime location of Hyde Park, 5545 S Woodlawn has hosted some of the most famous people in history. From Enrico Fermi to authors Saul Bellow and Norman Maclean, to University President Robert Maynard Hutchins, and so many more. This massive 4 bedroom, 2-1/2 bath has so much opportunity. Original hardwood, woodwork, doors, and untouched layout. Main floor grand entrance allows you to feel the history rushing towards you. Both main floor and 2nd floor offer 10ft ceilings. Main floor front room can be a great office. 3rd floor attic can be dormer into another level of living. Full basement can be converted into an English basement, with current plumbing for a bathroom. Gigantic yard leads you to a newer 3 car garage. If you want history, location, and super close to the University and the Hospital, and all that Hyde Park offers, this is your next project. Home sold As-Is.

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Property Details

Rooms

Room
Level
Flooring
Size
Living Room
Main
Hardwood
25X12
Dining Room
Main
Hardwood
16X12
Kitchen
Main
13X12
Master Bedroom
Second
Hardwood
17X14
Bedroom 2
Second
Hardwood
16X11
Bedroom 3
Second
Hardwood
13X11
Bedroom 4
Second
Hardwood
13X11
Office
Main
Hardwood
13X12
Attic
Third
30X20
Bonus Room
Basement
13X12
Foyer
Main
Hardwood
17X13

Utilities

  • Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
  • Cooling None
  • Water Lake Michigan
  • Sewer Public Sewer

Additional Information

Interior Features
Hardwood Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Ceiling - 10 Foot, Coffered Ceiling(s), Historic/Period Mlwk, Beamed Ceilings
Parking
3 Garage Spaces, Owned
Schools
District 299

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Principal & Interest
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Assessments
$0
Home Insurance
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Mortgage Insurance
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Listing History

11-17-2022 Listed at $1,475,000
12-05-2022 Status changed to Under Contract
01-12-2023 Status changed to Closed
01-12-2023 Sold at $1,400,000
Last Modified 1/12/23 3:48 PM

Nearby Transportation

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  • Metra Electric 0.4 mi
  • Green Line 1.1 mi
  • ZipCar 0.2 mi
  • I 90 West 1.8 mi
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  • I 94 East 1.8 mi
  • I 55 North 3.4 mi
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