840 W Castlewood Terrace, Chicago, Illinois 60640

Full Baths
Half Bath
Sold Price
List Price
Closing Date
Aug 10, 2020
Single Family Residential
Detached Single
Living Area
Margate Park
Days On Market

Property Description

MATTERPORT/3D VIRTUAL TOUR LINK AVAILABLE! Famous Castlewood Terrace is one of Chicago's coveted blocks! This rarely available brick estate with approx. 4,600 sq ft is on the National Register of Historic Places. This residence presents the opportunity to live in a single family home on Chicago's premiere lakefront and only 5 houses from Marine Drive and the lake. Stunning updated 4/5 bedrooms and 3.1 baths mixed with modern and historic beauty. Kitchen has new stainless steel appliances, custom 42 inch cabinets, granite counters and subway back splash. Huge Butlers pantry has quartz counter tops and sink. Huge rec room, hobby room, or man cave with wet bar, new wood laminate flooring and french doors that lead to paver brick patio. Elegant traditional foyer features a curved staircase, a stained handrail and ornate tile design. Breathtaking Grandiose ballroom with 3 Juliette balconies, fireplace, built in shelving, chandelier and 15 foot high ceilings. Options could be a library, living room, massive dining room, gathering hall, master bedroom? Next to ballroom is a sun / Florida room that could be an office. Impressive light fixtures throughout. All bathrooms are updated with subway tile, granite, and custom vanities. Lower level bath has body sprayers. Master suite with master bath with granite tops, custom made vanity, subway tile, separate shower, whirlpool tub and bidet. Jack and Jill bathroom. Theater room leads to a newer outdoor deck. Wine cellar. High ceilings, crown moldings and gleaming herringbone hardwood floors throughout. Windows are updated. Dual high efficiency furnaces and dual central air. New 75 gallon power vent hot water tank. Roof and gutters are 2006. 300 amp electric. Pull down stairs into finished attic for storage. Updated landscaping. Concrete driveway. Fenced in yard. A quiet and secluded retreat on a cul de sac, 12 min drive to downtown. Nothing exists like this. Award winning schools are Latin, Disney, Parker, Sacred Heart. Walk 5 houses down and your at Lake Shore Drive, express bus to downtown, beach, 340 acres of Lincoln Park, Margate Fieldhouse & multiple dog parks. Walk to red line, Aragon Ballroom, shopping, Mariano's and restaurants. Come see this historic & beautiful home. The National Register of Historic Places has no restrictions on how you can modify your home but has incentives for maintaining the historic nature of the home. Previously priced at 1.2 million. 220k price reduction!! Garage is a tandem garage and there is a driveway inside gated yard. Check out price per sq foot compared to comps.

Additional Information

School District
Corporate Limits
Tax Year
Tax Amount
Not Applicable
Year Built
Exterior Building Type
Exterior Property Features
Balcony, Deck, Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill
Lot Dimensions
Lot Size Range
Less Than .25 Acre
Number Of Cars
Garage Spaces
Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s), Tandem, 7 Foot or more high garage door
Air Conditioning
Central Air, Zoned
Natural Gas
Public Sewer
Interior Property Features
Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Wood Laminate Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
Interior Fireplaces
Full Baths
Half Baths
Master Bath
Kitchen Size
Kitchen Level
Main Level
Kitchen Flooring
Ceramic Tile
Living Room Size
Living Room Level
Main Level
Living Room Flooring
Family Room Level
Not Applicable
Master Bedroom Size
Master Bedroom Level
2nd Level
Master Bedroom Flooring
Second Bedroom Size
Second Bedroom Level
2nd Level
Second Bedroom Flooring
Third Bedroom Size
Third Bedroom Level
2nd Level
Third Bedroom Flooring
Fourth Bedroom Size
Fourth Bedroom Level
Main Level
Fourth Bedroom Flooring
Great Rm 31X17 2nd Level Hardwood, Attic 30X20 3rd Level Other, Recreation Rm 26X21 Main Level Wood Laminate, Theater Rm 21X21 2nd Level Hardwood, Sun/Florida Room Heated 16X11 2nd Level Hardwood, Foyer 12X11 Main Level Ceramic Tile, Mud 8X6 Basement Ceramic Tile, Deck 25X8 2nd Level Other, Pantry 16X12 Main Level Ceramic Tile, Other 8X6 Basement

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