Price Reduction - Fixer Upper
Address
726 W Garfield Boulevard Chicago, IL
Price
$ 475,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10989517
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityChicago
  • AreaCHI - New City
  • NeighborhoodBack of the Yards
  • Zip60609
  • StyleBrownstone
  • Year Built1890
  • Taxes$ 2288
  • Price$ 475,000
  • Bedrooms12
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6270
  • Lot Size6,251 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Realty of Chicago LLC
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

THE FAMOUS O'LEARY MANSION! JAMES O'LEARY HAD THIS MANSION BUILT FOR 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. SELLING AS-IS.

Price History
2/8/2021 Listed $535,770
4/5/2021 7% - $499,000
4/21/2021 5% - $475,000

General Features

Architectural Style Brownstone
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full, Walkout
Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling 1 (Window/Wall Unit)
Elementary School District 299
Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Porch
Garage Spaces 4
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas
High School District 299
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s), 10' Ceiling, Coffered Ceiling(s), Historic/Period Mlwk
Middle/Junior School District 299
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 2288.31
Total Rooms 17
Township Hyde Park

Interior Features

Basement Finished, Exterior Access
Bedroomspossible 12
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Pantry-Butler, Pantry-Walk-in
Laundry Features In Unit
Room Type Bedroom 5, Bedroom 6, Bedroom 7, Bedroom 8, Bedroom 9, Bedroom 10, Bedroom 11, Library, Foyer
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 12
Total Fireplaces 5

Exterior Features

Door Features Panel Door(s), Pocket Door(s)
Exterior Brick, Stone
Foundation Details Stone
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 125X50
Lot Size Acres 0.1435
Water Source Lake Michigan
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
10th Bdrm 12X10 3rd Level
11th Bdrm 12X10 3rd Level
12th Bdrm 12X10 3rd Level
5th Bdrm 15X12 2nd Level
6th Bdrm 15X12 2nd Level
7th Bdrm 15X12 2nd Level
8th Bdrm 15X10 3rd Level
9th Bdrm 12X12 3rd Level
Dining Room 25X15 Main Level
Family Room 20X14 Main Level
Foyer 15X10 Main Level
Library 20X15 Main Level
Living Room 22X15 Main Level
Master Bedroom 17X15 2nd Level

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • 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 60609

Price
AVG $280K
$480K
Taxes
AVG $2,894
$2,288
Visits
AVG 101
135
Year Built
AVG 1944
1890
Walkscore
AVG 63
59
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data