Grab A Piece Of History!

1214 Maple Avenue, Evanston, IL, 60202, USA
USD|1399000USD $1,399,000
MLS 11177429
Web code HHLL
Status Active

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5600 ft2
Total Beds
Full Baths
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Incredible opportunity on one of the largest lots available in Evanston at almost .43 acres. 1880's Victorian house built by Edbrooke & Burnham for the Larimer family, this rare offering includes side rental house, two car garage with two bedroom coach house above and enormous side yard that is dividable and buildable. Move in and collect rent, rehab or subdivide and develop the side lot! Main house features four beds, three full baths on three levels. Amazing vintage details throughout; 10' plus ceiling height, four fireplaces, detailed moldings and trim, gorgeous narrow strip hardwood floors and chair rails. Great light throughout with bay window, skylights, planter...

box window, transoms and huge picture window overlooking a gracious oversized front porch. Eat-in country kitchen with white cabinets and stainless steel appliances. Side house features one bed, one full bath on two levels, formal living room with fireplace and large eat-in kitchen. Interior access to unfinished basement offering laundry and ample storage. Coach house offers two beds, one bath plus loft. Gorgeous features include vaulted ceilings with exposed wood beams, Franklin Stove and wide plank hardwood floors throughout. Two car detached garage (with coach house above) plus parking pad in back that could easily fit another four cars. Unfinished basement is accessed through the side house and exterior. Side lot is dividable and buildable. Home is located in a federal and local historic district and Preservation Commission would need to approve any new construction on the subdivided property. Grab a piece of history! This incredibly unique property is ready for your ideas and updates. Estate sale sold AS-IS. Amazing location close to heart of downtown Evanston, shopping, restaurants, Metra, El and the Lake!

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