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851 West Webster Avenue, Chicago, IL – $2,595,000

  • 5 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 4,850 Sqft
  • 39 DOM
  • 5 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 4,850 Sqft
  • 39 DOM

851 West Webster Avenue

Elegance & comfort in the heart of Lincoln Park! Live surrounded by Chicago history in the previous home of iconic Chicago artist Henry Darger, who created his masterpieces in what is now the second floor media room. Four floors of above-grade living space, elegantly rehabbed in 2004 for today's lifestyles. Main floor features soaring ceilings and exquisite details such as stately limestone-surrounded fireplace, detailed crown molding and restored staircase with original wood details, as well as spacious chef's kitchen with expansive island perfect for casual dining. Southern wall of windows brings in endless light and overlooks large deck and cozy back yard, creating the perfect entertaining space. Versatile ground floor features large guest suite, family room with fireplace, powder room, and one of two laundry areas. Top floor primary bedroom includes spacious walk-in closet, master bath with steam shower and soaking tub, and recently replaced southern deck with rare tree-top city views. Welcoming third floor includes three bedrooms and a versatile media room with loads of sun that could easily be returned to use as the primary suite. 2021 tear-off roof, two-car garage, and recently restored front staircase. Live within walking distance to the best of Lincoln Park, including Armitage and Halsted shops and dining and Oz Park. Oscar Mayer elementary and Lincoln Park High School a short walk away.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #12080104
  • Price$2,595,000
  • Taxes$35,904
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms6.00
  • Full Baths4
  • Half Baths2
  • Square Footage4,850
  • Acres0.00
  • Year Built1881
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached Single
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address851 West Webster Avenue
  • AreaCHI - Lincoln Park
  • CityChicago
  • CountyCook
  • StateIL
  • Zip Code60614


  • Parking Spaces2
  • # of Garages2
  • GaragesGarage Door Opener(s)


  • CoolingCentral Air, Zoned
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementNone
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces2
  • Stories4+ Stories

Interior Features

Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, First Floor Bedroom, First Floor Laundry, Second Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath


Natural Gas, Forced Air, Sep Heating Systems - 2+


  • ExteriorBrick

School Information

  • District299

Additional Information

  • Days on Market39

Listing Details


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Listing information last updated on July 19th, 2024 at 7:08am CDT.