5517 W Byron St, Chicago, IL 60641




This beautiful, nearly new Portage Park home is on an oversized lot and features four bedrooms, three and a half baths and has been thoughtfully designed and maintained for a bright future!  From the moment you set foot inside, you can tell this home is an entertainer’s dream! Unlike similar homes in the neighborhood, this property has soaring ceilings, clear sightlines and a new construction flow. Custom millwork, coffered ceilings and sleek hardwood floors add luxury to the generous space. Enjoy a warm, glowing fireplace in the front living room that looks out onto the beautiful neighborhood street.  Then, flow into the classically styled kitchen that hosts abundant cherry cabinets, stainless appliances, marble backsplash and granite counters. A formal dining area is adjacent and large enough to host the major holidays. A family room and mudroom finish off the back of the home for more casual living and to flow out into the gracious backyard. The second level boasts a bright and spacious primary suite with an ensuite bath. Two vanities, a large linen closet and a stand-up shower create a respite from life’s chaos. Both additional bedrooms are large with high ceilings and tons of incredibly organized closet space. Enjoy the convenience of the laundry room on the second level + dual zoned HVAC for comfortable temperatures. An easy two blocks grab a coffee at Portage Grounds, as you head over to the tranquility of Portage Park. Grab a DQ for your afternoon treat and enjoy the beer garden at trendy Easy Street Pizza.  Work it all off at conveniently located XSport, before dining again at the incredible Six Corners restaurants. Appreciate easy access to the expressway and El. The location is fantastic and this stunning home is in the center of it all!

Portage Park Nearly New Home on an Oversized Lot! 

4 Beds | 3 Full Baths | 1 Half Bath

  • 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath
  • Towering coffered ceilings, clear sightlines, and a new construction flow truly set this home apart from the rest of the neighborhood
  • Expansive main level features formal living, open kitchen/dining and separate den/family room
  • Warm, spacious front living room with lovely neighborhood views and a cozy fireplace
  • Classically styled kitchen with abundant cherry cabinets, stainless steel appliances, marble backsplash, and granite counters
  • Adjacent formal dining area ready for holiday entertaining
  • Ample primary suite includes a luxurious ensuite bath with two vanities, a large linen closet, and stand-up shower
  • Large secondary bedrooms with high ceilings and tons of organized closet space
  • Hardwood flooring throughout main and second levels
  • Convenient second-floor laundry room
  • Finished basement wired for sound
  • Mudroom with built-ins
  • Dual zoned AC / Heat
  • Lovely patio and back yard perfect for relaxing and entertaining
  • Incredible location with easy access to the expressway, El, Portage Park, and Six Corners restaurants

2020 Taxes: $8,089.17

Local Area Information 


Rail Lines: 

Jefferson Park Blue Line 1.3 mi

Montrose Blue Line 1.3 mi

Mayfair Metra Milwaukee District N 1.2 mi

Grayland Metra Milwaukee District N 1.2 mi

Irving Park Metra Union Pacific NW 1.8 mi



Bus Lines:

85 Central 0.1 mi

80 Irving Park 0.1 mi

152 Addison 0.4 mi



Car Shares:

Zipcar 0.1 mi



Bike Shares:

Divvy Station 0.2 mi

Divvy Station 0.3 mi



Neighborhood Information



Delicias Crucita 0.1 mi

Taqueria Amiga Chino 0.2 mi

Dairy Queen 0.2 mi

Ninja Sushi and Thai Restaurant 0.2 mi

Veranda Inn Restaurant 0.3 mi

Cochario’s Pizza 0.4 mi

Giordano’s 0.5 mi

Margaret’s 0.5 mi

Burgundy Restaurant 0.6 mi

Frank’s Chicago Shrimp House 0.6 mi

Hagan’s Fish Market 0.7 mi

Las Tablas 0.8 mi



Grocery Stores

Sun Fresh Market and Deli 0.1 mi

J J Peppers Food Store 0.3 mi

Portage Park Farmers Market 0.3 mi

Saravale Meat Market 0.4 mi

Montrose Food Mart and Deli 0.6 mi

Jewel-Osco 1.1 mi


Retail Shops

We Are Music 0.3 mi

Globe International Antiquarian Books 0.3 mi

Rudy’s Cycle and Fitness 0.3 mi

Dahlia Blooms 0.5 mi

Portage Park Plaza 0.3 mi

Distinct Bath and Body 0.7 mi

Kasia’s Bridal and Special Occasion Boutique 0.7 mi

Joie De Vivre Boutique 0.7 mi

Time Treasures Antiques 0.7 mi

S’wooft Dog Walking and Pet Care 0.8 mi

Belle Plaine Shopping Center 0.8 mi

Six Corners Plaza 0.9 mi

Tee Nails 1.0 mi

Akamai Inc. 1.0 mi



Coffee Shops

Portage Grounds 0.1 mi

Dunkin’ 0.6 mi

BISTRO 6050 0.7 mi

Perkolator 0.7 mi

Junebug Café 0.7 mi

City News Café 0.9 mi

Fanny’s Café, Bakery, and Coffee Shop 0.9 mi

Mati’s Café and Lounge 0.9 mi




XSport Fitness 0.1 mi

Chicago Thai Boxing Academy 0.2 mi

Extreme Fitness 0.2 mi

Gerardi Fitness 0.3 mi

Elite Physique Fitness Studio 0.6 mi

Nutri-Fitness Zumba Studio 0.8 mi


Public Transportation 

CTA Commute Times:

Door to Door…

46 min to Macy’s on State Street

58 min to The Merchandise Mart

47 min to Union Station

53 min to Willis Tower

56 min to Lincoln Park Zoo

54 min to John Hancock Center

30 min to O’Hare Airport

60 min to Midway Airport


Elementary and High Schools

Gray Elementary School

Gray offers a robust academic program for all of our students with a STEAM focus (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) with a strong instructional staff including seventeen Nationally Board Certified Teachers. In addition to academic excellence, Besides a rich extra-curricular program, we also offer tuition-based after-school care for working families.  We have active parent participation through our LSC, BAC, PAC and Friends of Gray parent committees.


Schurz High School

Carl Schurz High School will provide the essential skills for all students to become responsible citizens in a technologically rich society through curricula that will challenge students to develop critical thinking skills; to cultivate high levels of self-motivation for personal and professional achievement; to recognize that they can affect change in a global society.

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