1117 Main Street Evanston, IL 60202
Listing Courtesy of: Midwest Real Estate Data / Evanston / Mary Summerville

  1117 Main Street Evanston, IL 60202

Contingent (35 Days)


Classic Farmhouse updated for today's lifestyle. Wind your way to the front door and enjoy a piece of history on an antique Chicago brick walkway. The welcoming foyer showcases an original staircase and sizable coat closet. A charming living room with southern exposure is the perfect gathering space. It opens to a generous dining room with attractive built-in shelving and storage. A French door leads to a first floor office as well as a full bath. The kitchen, with updated electric and plumbing, is a cook's delight. Complete with solid surface counters, corner prep sink, tall cabinets, Viking range, newer Bosch dishwasher, LG refrigerator and plenty of outlets. Second floor has 3 gorgeous bedrooms. The gracious sized primary bedroom has a bonus dressing room and full primary bath. Two additional bedrooms with southern exposure have timeless detail and good closets. A hall bath features an original clawfoot tub. If this wasn't enough, the third floor has a vaulted ceiling and is a wonderful family room with additional office or guest space. The home has ample storage and new auxiliary HVAC (2021). The partially finished basement was rehabbed in 2010, with new floors, finished walls, and great lighting. It's a perfect spot for an office or playroom. Pocket doors open to the impressive laundry room with LG washer and dryer, great cabinetry and counter space and extra fridge/freezer. The basement also includes a pantry with a workout nook and unfinished space used for a workshop. Two newer electrical panels, hardwired built-in speakers, and custom window shutters throughout the house. New roof on house and garage (2020), Front yard professionally redone with trees, perennials, bulbs and flagstones (2021). Backyard fully fenced with a patio and landscaping. Two car garage and parking for 2 more cars. Walk to Main/Chicago area with great restaurants, coffee shops, Metra and CTA. Award winning Washington School. Close to the state-of -the-art Crown Center. Come see and fall in LOVE.

MLS #:
Single-Family Home
Year Built
School District
Cook County
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
Interior Features
  • Appliance: Range Hood
  • Appliance: Disposal
  • Appliance: Refrigerator
  • Appliance: Dishwasher
  • Appliance: Microwave
  • Appliance: Range
  • Laundry: In Unit
  • Laundry: Gas Dryer Hookup
  • Separate Dining Room
  • Bookcases
  • Built-In Features
  • First Floor Full Bath
  • Hardwood Floors
Property Features
  • Foundation: Brick/Mortar
Heating and Cooling
  • Natural Gas
  • Central Air
Basement Information
  • Partially Finished
  • Full
Exterior Features
  • Vinyl Siding
  • Roof: Asphalt
Utility Information
  • Utilities: Water Source: Lake Michigan
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
School Information
  • Elementary School: Washington Elementary School
  • Middle School: Nichols Middle School
  • High School: Evanston Twp High School
  • Garage Door Opener(s)
  • Detached
Living Area
  • 2,664 sqft
Additional Listing Info
  • Selling Office Commission: 2.5%-$475
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