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550 South Avenue, Glencoe, IL – $1,200,000

  • 6 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,724 Sqft
  • .73 Acres
  • 6 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,724 Sqft
  • .73 Acres

550 South Avenue

An extraordinary opportunity to live in a grand brick residence on a breathtaking 3/4 of an acre property in the heart of Glencoe. A brick walkway welcomes you into the foyer. Gracious rooms unfold offering a wonderful floor plan in this elegant home. The dramatic, spacious Living room has quarter hand sawn hardwood floors, crown and chair rail moldings and a gas fireplace. French doors open to the stunning birch veneer paneled Den with parquet flooring and recessed lighting- a wonderful place to entertain while overlooking the beautiful gardens. The study is surrounded by bookshelves with lovely views of the backyard. A formal Dining room is beautifully appointed with hardwood floors, crown and chair rail molding, large windows overlooking the property and access to the 3 season Sunroom. This wonderful room has Pella sliding doors, tile floors and opens to the Kitchen and private patio. The bright, south exposure Kitchen has wood cabinetry, tiled floors and an amazing brick walled Breakfast room that has sliding doors to the outdoor space and tiered gardens. The second floor features a barrel ceiling hallway. The Master bedroom suite offers three exposures, fireplace and a private bath. There are 4 additional bedrooms (one with a tandem) and 2 full baths. The third floor includes another bedroom, full bath and playroom along with attic storage. A full basement is partially finished and has a 1/2 bath, recreation room with bar, game room and storage. Other enhancements include... 2 car heated attached garage, security system, underground sprinklers, completely new roof 2017, newer boiler and A/C on 2nd floor and porch, tuck pointed chimney. New copper hood over front door. This lovely home offers a private setting with beautiful landscaping and room for outdoor entertaining. The ideal location is few blocks from downtown, near schools, parks, shops and train station as well as only one block from Skokie Country Club.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #10637522
  • Price$1,200,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Bathrooms5.00
  • Full Baths4
  • Half Baths2
  • Square Footage4,724
  • Acres0.73
  • Year Built1914
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached Single
  • StatusActive
  • Taxes$30,663
  • HOA Fees FrequencyNot Applicable

Community Information

  • Address550 South Avenue
  • AreaGlencoe
  • CityGlencoe
  • CountyCook
  • StateIL
  • Zip Code60022


  • AmenitiesPark/Playground, Sidewalks
  • Parking Spaces2
  • # of Garages2


  • HeatingRadiators
  • CoolingSpace Pac
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementPartially Finished
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces2
  • Stories3 Stories

Interior Features

Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Laundry, Walk-In Closet(s)


  • ExteriorBrick
  • Exterior FeaturesPatio

School Information

  • ElementarySouth Elementary School
  • MiddleCentral School


New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi

Listing Details

  • OfficeCompass
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Listing information last updated on June 1st, 2020 at 3:20am CDT.