Open House Sun, Sep 24th 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
819 W Castlewood Terrace, Chicago, IL
$ 1,895,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11883327
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityChicago
  • AreaCHI - Uptown
  • NeighborhoodMargate Park
  • Zip60640
  • StyleBungalow
  • Year Built1915
  • Taxes$ 25592
  • Price$ 1,895,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Lot Size5,702 SqFt
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Welcome to this recently renovated 5 bedroom and 3.2 bath oversized classic Chicago brick bungalow. Situated on a 50 x 114 lot, this 1915 Prairie style home was designed by Robert C. Berlin and is nestled in the nationally landmarked historic district and homes of Castlewood Terrace. Just steps away from Margate Park and the lakefront, the home offers the best in luxury living within classic Chicago design. An enormous and stately formal living room with hardwood floors and stone fireplace abounding in light welcomes you into the home. Large picture windows throughout the first level reflect the beautiful professionally designed and landscaped gardens that surround the home. The formal dining room flows seamlessly into your living room and graciously appointed chef's kitchen with custom cabinetry, Sub-Zero refrigerator, enormous kitchen island, double oven and wine fridge. Step onto your south facing stone patio through French doors just off the kitchen and enjoy outdoor dining or your morning coffee. A guest bedroom with en-suite bathroom and additional powder room complete the first floor living space. A recently reimagined second floor features a massive primary bedroom and second bedroom space with flex work space. The primary bedroom comes with soaring ceilings, built in and stylish side tables, a walk-in closet with built-in shelving and a spa-like bathroom with stone flooring, double vanity, soaking tub and oversized shower. The lower level features high ceilings, radiant-heated tile flooring with several flexible living spaces. A recently reimagined lower level provides 2 additional bedrooms, one with en-suite bath, a powder room, large laundry room, radiant floor heat, ample storage and generously sized wine cellar. The home offers the ultimate private oasis with a wrought iron fence that encircles the entire property and a 11-foot privacy wall running along the south end of the property. An automatic gate opens from the street onto your Pennsylvania stone private driveway and leads to your heated 2 car garage topped with a recently renovated garage roof deck perfect for relaxing and entertaining. The garage features include composite decking, cedar and steel pergola and complemented with recessed lighting. Don't miss the chance to own this Chicago classic that blends the best of Chicago history and modern innovation.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Mccutcheon Elementary School Mccutcheon Elementary School Senn High School
Price History
9/18/2023 Listed $1,895,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Disposal
Architectural Style Bungalow
Assoc Fee Paid Per Not Applicable
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full, English
City Chicago
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
County Cook
Days on Market 2
Directions North on Marine Dr from Lawrence, West on Castlewood Terrace
Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School Mccutcheon Elementary School
Elementary School District 299
Exterior Features Patio, Roof Deck, Brick Paver Patio
Garage Spaces 2.5
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Sep Heating Systems - 2+, Zoned
High School Senn High School
High School District 299
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, First Floor Bedroom, First Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s), Open Floorplan
MLS Area CHI - Uptown
Middle/Junior High School Mccutcheon Elementary School
Middle/Junior School District 299
New Construction No
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Slate
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status New
Street Name Castlewood
Tax Annual Amount 25592.79
Tax Year 2021
Total Rooms 13
Township Lake View
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1915

Interior Features

Basement Finished
Bedrooms Possible 5
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 2
Laundry Features Laundry Closet, Sink
Livingareasource Not Reported
Room Type Bedroom 5, Breakfast Room, Recreation Room, Sitting Room, Exercise Room, Foyer, Deck, Sun Room
Street Suffix Terrace
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Exterior Brick
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 50X114
Lot Features Fenced Yard
Lot Size Acres 0.1309
Water Source Lake Michigan


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60640

AVG $1.33M
AVG $15,699
Year Built
AVG 1934