1230 Linden Avenue Oak Park, IL
$ 525,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10716490
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityOak Park
  • AreaOak Park
  • Zip60302
  • StyleBungalow
  • Year Built1927
  • Taxes15970
  • Price$ 525,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3076
  • Lot Size4,704 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Baird & Warner, Inc.
Property Description

Looking for a move-in ready, large home with quintessential Oak Park charm on a great block? Your search stops at 1230 Linden. Elegant octagonal brick bungalow has been updated and meticulously restored in the past ten years. Step into the home's roomy foyer and into the living room - large enough for multiple conversation areas and showcasing beautiful original stained glass windows. Host your biggest holiday gatherings in the luminous, grand dining room with additional restored stained glass windows. Cook your finest meals in the bright and modern brand new chef's kitchen offering new flooring, new cabinets, new quartz countertops, new backsplash, new sink, new microwave and an eat-in area. Two massive bedrooms, a fabulous full bath with glass subway tile, Kohler extra-long tub and designer finishes, a good-sized office and a handy mudroom round out this main level - plenty of room for all your loved ones. A wide staircase with large skylight takes you upstairs to retire to your cozy master ensuite retreat boasting a slate tiled five-piece bathroom with large tub and separate shower. Two additional good-sized rooms, another full bath and a cute reading nook complete the upper floor. Basement showcases a custom wine cellar, is high and vast and awaits your decorating ideas. Tons of storage throughout! Enjoy the wonderful outdoor spaces of the home - hosting your summer gatherings in the backyard or sipping wine on the front porch and catching up with neighbors as they walk by. Quiet, friendly block with easy walk to schools, parks, a quick jaunt to restaurants, shopping, buses or the Metra. Updated and ready for you - this is the one you've been waiting for - welcome home! This home is currently available for viewing in-person.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Horace Mann Elementary School Percy Julian Middle School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Price History
5/15/2020 Listed $550,000
7/7/2020 5% - $525,000

General Features

Age 91-100 Years
Architectural Style Bungalow
Assessment Includes None
Attached Garage Yes
Built Before 1978 Yes
Community Features Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
County Cook
Detached Type 1.5 Story
Directions Oak Park to Division, east on Division, north on Linden to home.
District Elementary School 97
District High School 200
District Middle/Junior School 97
Electric Circuit Breakers
Elementary School Horace Mann Elementary School
Exposure N (North), S (South), E (East), W (West)
Exterior Features Patio, Porch, Storms/Screens
Financing Options Conventional, FHA
Full Baths 3
Garage Spaces 2
General Information Commuter Bus
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Interior Features Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath
Middle/Junior School Percy Julian Middle School
New Construction No
North 1
Other Structures None
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Garage
Rehab Yes
Roof Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Sewer Sewer-Public
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 15970.48
Waterfront No
Year Built 1927

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
4th Bedroom Flooring Carpet
4th Bedroom Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Additional Rooms Bonus
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 4 Name Foyer
Addtl Room 4 Window Treatments None
Addtl Room 5 Name Mud
Addtl Room 6 Name Bar
Air Conditioning Central Air
Attic Unfinished
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) No
Basement Description Unfinished, Exterior Access, Bathroom Rough-In
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 16X11
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor Main Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 14X13
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 14X11
Corporate Limits Oak Park
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 16X13
Dining Room Level Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments None
Heater Fuel Type Gas
Kitchen Appliances Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator
Kitchen Dimensions 15X15
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Table Space
Laundry Dimensions 14X11
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, In Unit, Sink
Laundry Level/Floor Lower
Living Area 3076
Living Room Dimensions 19X17
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments None
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 14X13
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Multiple Pin Numbers (y/n) No
Other Room 1 Dimensions 10X9
Other Room 2 Dimensions 14X9
Other Room 3 Dimensions 12X10
Other Room 4 Dimensions 7X6
Other Room 4 Level Main Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 11X6
Other Room 6 Dimensions 10X7
Other Room 6 Level Lower
Other Room 7 Level Not Applicable
Rooms List 5th Bedroom, Office, Bonus, Foyer, Mud Room
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Bathrooms 3
Total Rooms 10

Exterior Features

City Oak Park
Acreage .108
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Concrete, Off Alley
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s)
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 38X124
Lot Size Area Less Than .25 Acre
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 10X9 2nd Level Carpet
Bar 10X7 Lower Other
Bonus 12X10 2nd Level Carpet
Dining Room 16X13 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Family Room
Foyer 7X6 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 19X17 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 14X13 2nd Level Hardwood
Mud 11X6 Main Level
Office 14X9 Main Level Hardwood


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60302

AVG $660K
AVG $17,625
AVG 66
Year Built
AVG 1919
AVG 70
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