SOLD: 843 North East Avenue, Oak Park, IL 60302

Totally Renovated 100 Year Old Historic Stucco Home in Oak Park

Listed at $775,000, sold for $770,000 (WITHIN 1% OF LIST PRICE)

  • 3 bedrooms upstairs + opportunity for one more on lower level + sprawling flex space on third floor
  • 3 full bath, 1 half bath
  • Renovation approved by Oak Park Historic Committee
  • Gutted to the studs, almost everything is NEW: Mechanicals, Copper Plumbing, Flood Control, 200 Amp Electrical, Windows, Insulation and more!
  • White kitchen cabinets, granite countertops, Spanish ceramic subway tile backsplash + large island
  • Viking and Bosch kitchen appliance package
  • Beautifully detailed wood burning fireplace
  • Vintage charm throughout including crown molding, wainscoting and dining room’s original coffered ceiling
  • Hardwood floors throughout first floor and stairs
  • Master en suite features Carrera marble, oversized shower and separate tub
  • Finished basement with rec room, bedroom/office and full bath
  • Heated enclosed porch perfect for entertaining
  • All new concrete driveway leads to updated detached 2-car garage
  • Stucco exterior that has been expertly repaired and painted with windows specified by the village’s Historic Committee.
  • One mile to Metra and Green Line
  • Located in highly regarded Horace Mann Elementary School District


Olivia Carlson

Details 843 N East Ave
Bed Count 3 bedrooms + 1 lower level
Bath Count 3.5
Garage 2 car garage
Lot Dimensions 46 x 125
Square footage Over 3500
Exterior All stucco – repaired, cleaned and painted by stucco specialists
Roof Roof infrastructure completely rebuilt (rafters repaired, new roof decking below the shingles, roof brand new)
Garage All new concrete driveway, flooring inside garage repaired, stucco exterior, brand new roof, new garage door and windows
Sun Room / Porch Porch foundation rebuilt with new stairs, stucco repaired by professional, completely heated sun porch
Insulation Special attention to fire prevention standards and insulated beyond requirements on all levels
Windows All new Windows (wood clad and vinyl) as approved and specified by the historic committee of Oak Park, shutters updated on the face of the house
Electrical All new electrical 200 amp service and new service to house from the electric company
Landscaping Professionally landscaped
Appliances Viking 36″ range and fridge, Bosch DW and microwave / convection oven in island
Cabinets White kitchen cabinets with granite counters + Spanish tile backsplash
Fireplace Wood burning fireplace with a custom design combination of tile, woodwork and mantel
Master Bath Carrara marble, oversized shower and separate tub
Second Bath Subway tile
Powder Bath Fleur-de-lis artisan patterned tile
Floors Hardwood throughout first floor and stairs
Plumbing Fixtures Moen Fixtures
Plumbing Service All new plumbing
HVAC All New High Efficiency HVAC
Water Heater All New
Flood Control Drain tile system, sump pump pumps to back yard and the rest goes to sewer
Trim Original coffered ceiling in the dining room, historic appropriate trim cuts on windows and doors, crown molding in the living room and wainscotting
Basement Open living room, bed and bath – careful attention to making sure the mechnical design optimizes the living space

843 North Oak Park Avenue has a Walk Score of 50 out of 100. This location is Somewhat Walkable so some errands can be accomplished on foot. This location is in Oak Park. Nearby parks include Field Park, Greenfields Park and Lindberg Park.

Public Transportation:

Rail LInes:

  • Green Line 1.0 mi
  • UP-W Union Pacific West 1.0 mi
  • MD-W Milwaukee West 1.1 mi

Bus Lines:

  • 311 Oak Park Avenue 0.0mi
  • 307 Harlem 0.5 mi
  • 318 West North Avenue 0.5 mi
  • 72 North 0.5 mi
  • 86 Narragansett/Ridgeland 0.5 mi

Car Shares:

  • I-GO: 715 South Blvd 1.0 mi
  • Zipcar: Harlem/Green line 1.1 mi
  • Getaround: 2013 Audi A5 1.1 mi
  • I-GO: 331 N. Harlem Ave 1.1mi
  • RelayRides: 2008 Honda Element 1.2 mi
  • Zipcar: Ridgeland/Green line 1.2 mi
  • I-GO: 18 Lake St 1.3 mi
  • RelayRides: 2010 Acura ZDX 1.5 mi

Bike Shares:

  • Cuyler Ave & Augusta St 0.6 mi
  • Chicago Ave & Forest Ave 1.0 mi

Neighborhood Information:


  • China Chop Suey 0.6 mi
  • Edwardo’s Natural Pizza 0.6 mi
  • Domino’s Pizza 0.6 mi
  • Amarind’s Thai Restaurant 0.6 mi
  • Michael’s Beef House 0.6 mi
  • Onion Roll 0.7 mi
  • Giordano’s 0.8 mi
  • Hemmingway’s Bistro 0.8 mi
  • Buona 0.8 mi
  • Winberie’s Restaurant & Bar 0.9 mi
  • Jimmy John’s 0.9 mi
  • Subway 0.9 mi
  • Penny’s Noodle Shop 0.9 mi
  • McDonald’s 1.0 mi
  • Citrine Café 100 1.0 mi
  • Wingstop 1.1 mi
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill 1.1 mi
  • Panera Bread 1.2 mi

Grocery Stores

  • Market Fresh Foods Oak Park 0.9 mi
  • Oak Park Farmer’s Market 1.0 mi
  • Trader Joe’s 1.1 mi
  • Whole Foods Market 1.1 mi
  • Jewel Osco 1.3 mi

Retail Shops

  • Sears 0.9 mi
  • Old Navy 1.2 mi
  • Borders Bookstore 1.0 mi
  • Fleet Feet Sports 1.0 mi
  • Walgreens 1.2 mi
  • Target 2.0 mi

Coffee Shops

  • Dunkin’ Donuts 0.6 mi
  • Starbucks 7112 West North Avenue, Chicago (0.8 mi)
  • Starbucks 259 Lake Street, Oak Park (0.9 mi)
  • Dunkin’ Donuts 7117 West North Avenue, Oak Park (0.9 mi)
  • Live Fresko 136 North Oak Park Avenue, Oak Park (0.9 mi)
  • Citrine Café 100 South Oak Park Avenue, Oak Park (1.0 mi)
  • Bruegger’s Bagels 1118 Lake Street, Oak Park (1.1 mi)
  • Serenitea Tea Cafe and Boutique 1046 Pleasant Street, Oak Park (1.2 mi)


  • Oak Park Yoga & Wellness Center 0.7 mi
  • Orangetheory Fitness, Oak Park 0.9 mi
  • The Tennis and Fitness Centre 1.0 mi
  • BFit-Fitness 1.0 mi
  • The Barre Code 1.1 mi
  • West Cook YMCA 1.4 mi

Public Transportation

CTA Commute Times:

Door to Door…

  • 47 min to Macy’s on State
  • 48 min to The Merchandise Mart
  • 54 min to Union Station
  • 54 min to Willis Tower
  • 81 min to Lincoln Park Zoo
  • 69 min to John Hancock Center
  • 84 min to O’Hare Airport
  • 77 min to Midway Airport

Local Schools include Horace Mann Elementary, Percy Julian Middle School and Oak Park & River Forest High School.


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