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726 W Garfield Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60609
  • $473,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 139 Days
  • MLS #: 11105924
UPDATED: 53 min ago
$473,000
  • 12
    BEDS
  • 0.14
    ACRES
  • 5
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 6,270
    SQFT
  • $75
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1880
County:

School Ratings & Info

School District:
299

Description

THE FAMOUS O'LEARY MANSION! JAMES O'LEARY HAD THIS MANSION IN FAVOR OF HIS MOTHER CATHERINE O'LEARY WHOSE COW ALLEGEDLY STARTED THE CHICAGO FIRE. HERE IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO OWN A PIECE OF CHICAGO HISTORY WITH THIS MAGNIFICENT PROPERTY. IT WAS RECENTLY FEATURED BY CRAIN'S CHICAGO BUSINESS AND MULTIPLE TIMES ON CHANNEL 11 & PBS, THE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS WITH THIS MASSIVE PROPERTY! NEEDS TLC, BUT THE FINISHED PRODUCT IS A ***MULTI***MILLION***DOLLAR ***MANSION!!! IT HAS SOME FANTASTIC ORIGINAL WOODWORK AND MOULDINGS. ALL FOUR LEVELS (INCLUDING THE BASEMENT) HAVE HIGH CEILINGS, EXTRA LARGE ROOMS AND TWO OF BIG JIM'S WALK-IN VAULTS! THERE'S ALSO A HUGE TWO STORY COACH HOUSE. BOTH MANSION & THE TWO STORY COACH HAVE A FLAT ROOF WITH AMAZING DOWNTOWN CHICAGO VIEWS! WITH EASY INTERSTATE ACCESS ARRIVE TO DOWNTOWN IN MINUTES! FINE DINING! & SHOPPING! NEAR THE OBAMA PRESIDENTIAL CENTER! UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO! SELLING AS-IS.

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726 W Garfield Boulevard Chicago, IL 60609

  • Price: $473,000
  • Status: Active
  • Updated: 53 min ago
  • MLS #: 11105924
12
Beds
5
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.14
Acres
6,270
SQFT
$75
$/SQFT
1880
Built
Neighborhood:
Chi - New City
County:
Cook
Area:
Chi - New City
School District:
299
Property Description
THE FAMOUS O'LEARY MANSION! JAMES O'LEARY HAD THIS MANSION IN FAVOR OF HIS MOTHER CATHERINE O'LEARY WHOSE COW ALLEGEDLY STARTED THE CHICAGO FIRE. HERE IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO OWN A PIECE OF CHICAGO HISTORY WITH THIS MAGNIFICENT PROPERTY. IT WAS RECENTLY FEATURED BY CRAIN'S CHICAGO BUSINESS AND MULTIPLE TIMES ON CHANNEL 11 & PBS, THE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS WITH THIS MASSIVE PROPERTY! NEEDS TLC, BUT THE FINISHED PRODUCT IS A ***MULTI***MILLION***DOLLAR ***MANSION!!! IT HAS SOME FANTASTIC ORIGINAL WOODWORK AND MOULDINGS. ALL FOUR LEVELS (INCLUDING THE BASEMENT) HAVE HIGH CEILINGS, EXTRA LARGE ROOMS AND TWO OF BIG JIM'S WALK-IN VAULTS! THERE'S ALSO A HUGE TWO STORY COACH HOUSE. BOTH MANSION & THE TWO STORY COACH HAVE A FLAT ROOF WITH AMAZING DOWNTOWN CHICAGO VIEWS! WITH EASY INTERSTATE ACCESS ARRIVE TO DOWNTOWN IN MINUTES! FINE DINING! & SHOPPING! NEAR THE OBAMA PRESIDENTIAL CENTER! UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO! SELLING AS-IS.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Brownstone Driveway Off Alley Exterior Building Type BrickStone Exterior Features BalconyPatioPorch Foundation Details Stone Garage Details 7 Foot Or More High Garage Door Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Detached Lot Size Less Than .25 Acre Parking Garage Parking Details Garage Types 3 StoriesCoach House Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Approximate Finished Sq Ft 0 Basement FinishedExterior Access Basement Bathrooms YN No Basement Details FullWalkout Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 12 Cooling Window/Wall Unit - 1 Dining Room Separate Fireplace Features Wood Burning Fireplace Location Living RoomBasementBedroomDen/LibraryGreat Room Fireplaces Total 5 Heating Natural Gas Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral CeilingsHardwood FloorsFirst Floor Full BathWalk-In Closet(S)Ceiling - 10 FootCoffered Ceiling(S)Historic/Period Mlwk Laundry Features In Unit Room Type Bedroom 5Bedroom 6Bedroom 7Bedroom 8Bedroom 9Bedroom 10Bedroom 11Bedroom 12LibraryFoyer Rooms Bedroom 5 (Second) Bedroom 6 (Second) Bedroom 7 (Second) Bedroom 8 (Third) Bedroom 9 (Third) Bedroom 10 (Third) Bedroom 11 (Third) Bedroom 12 (Third) Library (Main) Foyer (Main) Bedroom 2 (Second) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Family Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (Walkout Basement) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Second) Rooms Total 17 Total Sq Ft 0 Unfinished Sqft 0

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN No Age 100+ Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Community Features CurbsSidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Corporate Limits Chicago Disability Access And Or Equipped No General Information Commuter BusCommuter TrainInterstate Access Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required New Construction YN No Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany Tax Annual Amount 2288.31 Tax Year 2019 Township Hyde Park Type Detached Single Water Source Lake Michigan

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© 2021 Midwest Real Estate Data LLC. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by MTP, MRED or BNRealty | RE/MAX Rising. Based on information submitted to the MRED as of 2021-10-19T20:00:50.043 UTC. All data is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MRED. MRED supplied Open House information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may subsequently have sold and may no longer be available. NOTICE: Many homes contain recording devices, and buyers should be aware they may be recorded during a showing.

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