Price Reduction
855 West Chicago Street Elgin, IL
$ 179,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10389400
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyKANE
  • CityElgin
  • AreaElgin
  • Zip60123
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1908
  • Taxes5455
  • Price$ 179,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1889
  • Lot Size4,356 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Baird & Warner Real Estate
Property Description

Excellent opportunity! This spacious home offers a flexible floor plan. Bedrooms 3 and 4 are tandem were once used as a separate living space with it's own entrance and staircase, it even has a gas line for a stove. Kitchen is fully applianced and updated. Bathrooms have also been recently updated and just need a few finishing touched. Dining room features a built in hutch and ceiling fan. Most of the windows have been updated but some of the original stained glass is intact providing true Victorian charm. Fenced yard. The exterior just needs a little TLC. Home is in good condition but being sold "as-is".

Elementary School Middle School High School
Washington Elementary School Abbott Middle School Gifford Street High School
Price History
5/29/2019 Listed $189,000
6/24/2019 6% - $179,000

General Features

Age 100+ Years
Area Amenities Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
County/Parish Kane
Detached Type 2 Stories
Directions 31 to Chicago. West to home. On the corner of Mallery & Chicago
District Elementary School 46
District High School 46
District Middle/Junior School 46
Financing Options Conventional
General Information School Bus Service, Commuter Bus
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
New Construction No
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 5455.24
Waterfront No
Year Built 1908

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments All
4th Bedroom Window Treatments All
Air Conditioning Central Air
Attic Interior Stair
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) No
Basement Description Cellar
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 13X13
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 10X8
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 13X10
Corporate Limits ELGIN
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 12X13
Dining Room Level Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments All
Electric Circuit Breakers
Equipment Ceiling Fan
Family Room Dimensions 13X16
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Full Baths 2
Heater Fuel Type Gas
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, In-Law Arrangement, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
Kitchen Appliances Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Kitchen Dimensions 11X12
Kitchen Level Main Level
Laundry Dimensions 10X10
Laundry Level/Floor Basement
Living Area 1889
Living Room Dimensions 13X11
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments All
Master Bed Dimensions 14X15
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 4 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 6 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 7 Level Not Applicable
Rooms List No additional rooms
Streetsuffix Street
Total Bathrooms 2
Total Rooms 8

Exterior Features

Ownername owner of record
Possession Closing
Special Listing Conditions Exclusions-Call List Office
Acreage .1
Architectural Style Victorian
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Concrete
Foundation Details Concrete, Stone
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s)
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 1
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 63 X 129 X 64 X 129
Lot Features Corner, Fenced Yard
Lot Size Area Less Than .25 Acre
Parking Garage
Roof Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Public
Colistagentmlsid 77800

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Dining Room 12X13 Main Level Vinyl Separate
Family Room 13X16 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 13X11 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 14X15 2nd Level Hardwood


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

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60123

AVG $260K
AVG $6,304
AVG 55
Year Built
AVG 1962
AVG 34
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