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5810 S Harper
Chicago, IL 60637

  • 7 Beds
  • 4 / 1 Baths
  • 6,130 Sq. Ft.
  • Built In 1884
Price

$1,950,000

Taxes
$28,286  
Beds
7  
Baths
4 / 1  
Rooms
15  
Type
Detached Single  
Sq. Ft.
6,130  
Lot Size
0  
Built
1884  
Neighborhood
Hyde Park  
MLS
#11208733
Status
Contingent

Property Description

Stunning 7BR, 4.5BTH brick Queen Ann was built by architect Henry F. Starbuck in 1884 for a very prominent Hyde Parker, W. Waterman. Today, 5810 South Harper or "Villa Waterman" stands as one of Harper Avenue's most majestic homes possessing architectural features that make it potentially significant in the surrounding community. With 6000 square feet of living space distributed on four levels, the residence provides modern day comfort and amenities in spacious light-filled rooms adorned with inlaid hardwood flooring, a total of six fireplaces, breathtaking period-stained glass windows, custom mill work and 12 foot ceilings. The main floor is anchored by a custom eat-in kitchen. Two large living rooms, a dining room with with fireplace and a sun room with floor to ceiling windows complete the layout. Entertaining, both indoors and out, is easily accomplished via the multilevel decks. The second floor is appointed with three bedrooms, an office and laundry. A second, larger laundry room is located on the lower level. The primary bedroom including the sitting room, walk-in closet, en suite bath and terrace is comprised of over 550 square feet. The spacious primary bathroom is luxuriously equipped with heated floors, deep claw foot soaker tub and dual sinks creating a relaxing retreat. Accessing the second and third levels, one admires the ornate mill work of the custom staircase enhanced by the beauty of the stained glass windows at its landing. Enjoy a large versatile light filled space with great functionality on the third floor. Currently being used as a recreation room, the space could easily transform into accommodations for extended family or guests. The residence has two exterior parking spaces with the possibility of creating other parking options.The private back yard outdoor spaces are lush and green. While the interior decor has changed many times over the years, the presence and elegance of 5810 South Harper continue to remind us of an era of great innovation, style and beauty. Harper Avenue has very close proximity to the University of Chicago, Lab School, Metra, shopping and many of Hyde Parks great attractions.

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Interior Features

Room
Level
Flooring
Size
Living Room
Main
Hardwood
15X16
Dining Room
Main
Hardwood
18X14
Kitchen
Main
Hardwood
11X16
Family Room
Main
Hardwood
13X17
Laundry
Lower
12X13
Master Bedroom
Second
Hardwood
13X19
Bedroom 2
Second
Hardwood
15X13
Bedroom 3
Second
Hardwood
13X14
Bedroom 4
Third
Carpet
20X15
Bedroom 5
Third
Carpet
9X16
Bedroom 6
Third
Carpet
9X16
Bedroom 7
Lower
13X17
Recreation Room
Third
Hardwood
28X20
Foyer
Main
Hardwood
24X9
Work Room
Lower
Carpet
16X13
Terrace
Second
Other
13X12
Office
Second
Hardwood
9X10
Recreation Room
Lower
16X23
Deck
Main
Other
28X18

Utilities

  • Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiator(s)
  • Cooling Central Air
  • Water Lake Michigan
  • Sewer Public Sewer

Additional Information

Appliances
Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Parking
2 Parking Spaces, Off Street, Side Apron, Owned, Parking included in price
Schools
District 299

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Listing History

09-03-2021 Listed at $1,950,000
09-08-2021 Status changed to Under Contract
Last Modified 9/8/21 1:42 PM

Nearby Transportation

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  • Bus 4 0.9 mi
  • Bus 67 1.1 mi
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  • Bus 95 1.1 mi
  • Metra Electric 0.1 mi
  • Green Line 1.1 mi
  • ZipCar 0.1 mi
  • I 90 East 1.9 mi
  • I 90 West 2.2 mi
  • I 94 West 2.2 mi
  • I 94 East 2.2 mi
  • I 55 North 3.8 mi
  • I 55 South 3.9 mi
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