NEW LISTING: 1029 Dewey Avenue, Evanston, IL 60202 | New Luxury Home in Evanston

1029 Dewey Avenue, Evanston, IL 60202

Gut Rehab in Evanston of Stunning 100 Year old Brick Home

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4 baths
  • 2800 square feet
  • 50×163 lot
  • 2 1/2 car garage
  • Listed at $759,000

Modern Charm… enjoy the appeal of a nearly 100 year old brick home that has been totally rejuvenated with all of today’s amenities! This 5 bed, 4 bath home was completely gutted to the brick featuring NEW: plumbing, electrical, insulation, appliances, windows, mechanicals and more. We love that this house is spacious inside and out, offering a flexible floorplan and tons of storage on every level. The main floor features a sprawling foyer, huge living room, bedroom/office, full bathroom, kitchen, formal dining and breakfast nook.  The gorgeous kitchen features Viareggio Quartz countertops, 42” white cabinets, and stunning on-trend gold lighting above the island. Two huge closets adjacent to the kitchen offer the ability to have a walk in pantry and a reach in closet. Upstairs you will find 3 bedrooms and two baths.  Retreat to your Master bedroom with gleaming hardwood floors, en suite bathroom and walk-in rain shower with body sprays. The sunny finished basement shows off great ceiling height and space to entertain with a rec room, wet bar, laundry room, bedroom, full bath and more storage! There is a new 2.5 car garage surrounded by a huge yard. Spacious deck perfect for entertaining (see drawing below). Situated on a tree lined street near Crown Park, Penny Park and Larimer Park, it offers easy access to public transportation and walking distance to the award winning Washington Elementary school district.



  • Bed Count – 4 + 1 basement
  • Bath Count- 4
  • Garage- 2.5 car garage – new siding/roof/doors/windows
  • Lot Dimensions – 50×163
  • Square footage – 2,837 (builder confirmed)


  • Exterior: Recently spot tuckpointed, new vinyl siding
  • Garage: New vinyl siding and asphalt shingled roof, new windows and doors
  • Roof: Brand New Roof, 15 year warranty shingles, 1 year warranty on labor
  • Insulation: Walls – R15, Roof – R49
  • Windows: New Monda windows throughout house, lifetime warranty
  • Electrical: New 200 Amp electrical panel
  • Media: Cat 5 wiring
  • Landscaping:  Sod in front, planters, seeding rear lawn


  • Appliances: LG stainless appliances, washer/dryer
  • Kitchen: White shaker style cabinets, Viareggio Quartz countertops, tile backsplash
  • Master Bath: Carrara style polished porcelain tile, walk-in shower with rainshower showerhead, double sink vanity, chrome fixtures
  • Second Bath: Subway tiled shower, white hexagon porcelain tile, chrome fixtures
  • First Floor Bath: Glass tiled shower, gray porcelain tile floor, chrome fixtures
  • Basement Bath: Subway tiled shower, gray porcelain tile floor, chrome fixtures
  • Wet bar: White Cabinets and quartz countertops
  • Floors: Hardwood floors on main level, hallways, and master bedroom; carpet in finished basement and other bedrooms
  • Plumbing: All new plumbing throughout
  • HVAC: New Rheem furnace and AC
  • Water Heater: New Rheem
  • Flood Control: Ejector pump
  • Design Details: On trend light fixtures, open floor plan

For more details or to walk through this stunning home, contact Olivia at and Paul at today!

Olivia Carlson






1029 Dewey Avenue has a Walk Score of 72 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot. 1029 Dewey Avenue is a 22 minute walk from the Purple Line at the Dempster stop.

This location is in Evanston. Nearby parks include Boltwood Park, Robert Crown Park and Larimer Park.

It is a 6 minute walk (0.3 mi.) to the Dodge & Crain Bus Stop.


Public Transportation:

Rail LInes:

  • Purple Line  0.8 mi
  • UP-N Union Pacific North  0.8 mi

Bus Lines:

  • 93 California/Dodge  0.2 mi
  • 206 Evanston Circulator  0.2 mi
  • 250 Dempster Street  0.3 mi
  • 201 Central/Ridge  0.4 mi

Car Shares:

  • Zipcar: 811 Main St – Evanston  0.7 mi
  • Getaround: 2008 Honda Accord  0.7 mi
  • Zipcar: 925 Sherman – Evanston  0.7 mi
  • I-GO: 1111 Chicago Ave 0.8 mi
  • Zipcar: 1236 Chicago (Evanston) 0.8 mi
  • RelayRides: 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo  0.9 mi
  • RelayRides: 2003 Ford Econoline Cargo 0.9 mi
  • I-GO: 821 Davis St 1.0 mi
  • Zipcar: Sherman Plaza (Evanston) 1.0 mi
  • I-GO: 825 Hinman Ave 1.0 mi

Bike Shares:


Neighborhood Information:


  • Subway  0.3 mi
  • Burger King  0.3 mi
  • McDonald’s  0.4 mi
  • Wingstop  0.6 mi
  • Sarpino’s Evanston  0.6 mi
  • Union Pizza  0.8 mi
  • Cozy Noodles & Rice  0.8 mi
  • Trattoria D.O.C. 0.8 mi
  • Taco Diablo 0.8 mi
  • Dengeos 0.8 mi
  • Prairie Moon 0.9 mi
  • Blind Faith Cafe 0.9 mi
  • Tommy Nevin’s Pub 0.9 mi
  • Steak ‘n Shake 0.9 mi
  • Bar Louie 0.9 mi
  • SUBWAY 0.9 mi
  • Lucky Platter 0.9 mi
  • Firehouse Grill 0.9 mi
  • Lulu’s 0.9 mi

Grocery Stores

  • Food 4 Less  0.6 mi
  • Whole Foods Market   0.8 mi
  • Trader Joe’s  0.8 mi

Retail Shops

  • Walgreens  0.3 mi
  • Sam’s Club   0.7 mi
  • The Home Depot   0.8 mi
  • PetSmart   0.8 mi
  • Urban Outfitters   1.0 mi
  • The North Face   1.0 mi
  • Barnes & Noble   1.1 mi
  • Target  1.2 mi

Coffee Shops

  • Dunkin’ Donuts  0.3 mi
  • 7-Eleven   0.3 mi
  • Perla Café   0.3 mi
  • Curt’s Cafe   0.3 mi
  • Starbucks   0.4 mi
  • Bagel Art   0.8 mi
  • Berry Pike Cafe   0.8 mi


  • Planet Fitness – Evanston, IL   0.7 mi
  • D21 Fit Studio   0.7 mi
  • McGaw YMCA   0.8 mi
  • North Shore Athletics   0.8 mi
  • Grateful Yoga   0.8 mi
  • Hip Circle Studio   0.8 mi
  • Zen Shiatsu Chicago   0.9 mi
  • LA Fitness   1.0 mi

Public Transportation (info from google maps)

Drive Commute Times:

Door to Door…

  • 32 min to Lincoln Park Zoo
  • 32 min to John Hancock Center
  • 33 min to O’Hare Airport
  • 36 min to The Merchandise Mart
  • 37 min to Union Station
  • 39 min to Willis Tower
  • 40 min to Macy’s on State
  • 58 min to Midway Airport

Elementary and High Schools

Washington Elementary School (0.2 mi)

Washington Elementary School is a K-5 school that fosters students’ academic, social, and emotional growth in Evanston/Skokie District 65. At Washington, you will find a strong learning community of students, educators, and families. We have four classrooms per grade level, two of which are dual language (English/Spanish). In addition to a rich core curriculum, our students benefit from a robust fine arts program, extensive garden/wellness experiences, and a wide range of extracurricular activities.

Nichols Middle School (0.7 mi)

The Nichols Community includes students, families, staff, and community members. Communication and collaboration among all members of the community is valued and defined by mutual respect and trust. We are all stakeholders in ensuring success for all students every day.

The Nichols Community is committed to modeling high standards, which drive our decision-making.

  •      The Nichols Community engages in active, innovative, evidence-based learning to assure that we can adapt to the challenges of our global society.
  •      We provide an educational environment focusing on the whole person which encourages positive character and promotes cognitive, physical, social and creative development.
  •      We develop responsible citizens buy increasing awareness of personal strengths, promoting independence, and encouraging advocacy for others and ourselves.

Evanston Twp High School (0.7 mi)

Evanston Township High School (ETHS) District 202 is a four-year comprehensive high school occupying a 62-acre campus in Evanston, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago along the Lake Michigan shore. ETHS was established in 1883 and serves the city of Evanston and a small portion of the neighboring village of Skokie for a total district population of approximately 78,000.

The attendance area of the school is home to Northwestern University and Oakton Community College, and has a variety of office developments, technology parks, light industrial and shopping districts. Together, the two communities offer an ethnic, economic, racial, and cultural diversity that is reflected in the student body. Evanston Township High School has over 270 certified staff members, a majority of whom have a Master’s degree or beyond. ETHS is fully accredited by the State of Illinois.


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