2144 Thornwood Avenue Wilmette, IL
$ 869,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11083383
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityWilmette
  • AreaWilmette
  • NeighborhoodThe Belvedere
  • Zip60091
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1938
  • Taxes$ 19288
  • Price$ 869,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3941
  • Lot Size6,098 SqFt
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Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

Harper Elementary/Kenilworth Gardens! Enlarged Center-Entry Colonial (approx 3941 sqft) with 5 bedrooms & 3 full baths upstairs (4.1 in total) on one of Wilmette's nicest blocks. Expanded to its current size in the early 2000's and significantly updated in 2020/21. All hardwood floors refinished to modern, natural finish. Super sunny Kitchen/Great-Room features vaulted ceilings, huge skylights, walls of windows opening to fenced back yard and bricked patio with year 'round, natural-gas-fired grill (included). Kitchen featuring Sub-Zero fridge, White-finished Oak extra-deep cabinets, Double Oven, two large pantries and numerous small appliance "garages" to keep your counters clean. Primary Bedroom features newly enlarged en-suite bath featuring matte-finished honed marble floors, Grohe faucets & hardware. Primary Bedroom & bath wired for sound and 5.1 Home Theater. Two other full baths on the 2nd floor feature new floors, lighting, sinks/vanities in 2020. 2nd floor laundry room w/expansive storage & hanging. Finished basement features wide plank porcelain tile, a full bath and a huge 25'9" x 12'x9" separate storage area with room for an add'l laundry, if desired. Plus NEW: Shingle Roof, Windows, Exterior/Interior Paint. New Boiler, Hot Water Heater & Microwave in 2021. Location is in Wilmette's quietest neighborhood with less than a 2 block walk to Harper Elementary, w/crossing guard on corner and 1 block to Thornwood Park & tennis courts. Additionally, just a short walk to Kenilworth METRA station to the city & northbound. Bike to beach & Skokie Lagoons. Owner (who is not the listing agent) is a licensed Managing Broker in Illinois.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Harper Elementary School Wilmette Junior High School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
Price History
5/11/2021 Listed $869,000

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
Cooling Central Air, Space Pac
Electric Circuit Breakers
Elementary School Harper Elementary School
Elementary School District 39
Exterior Features Patio
Garage Spaces 1
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Steam
High School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
High School District 203
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, Open Floorplan
Middle/Junior High School Wilmette Junior High School
Middle/Junior School District 39
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active Under Contract
Tax Annual Amount 19288
Total Rooms 11
Township New Trier

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished
Bedroomspossible 5
Fireplace Features Gas Log
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space
Room Type Bedroom 5, Storage, Play Room, Recreation Room
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Exterior Aluminum Siding, Vinyl Siding, Brick
Foundation Details Brick/Mortar, Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 50 X 122
Lot Size Acres 0.14
Water Source Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 09X15 2nd Level Carpet
Dining Room 13X15 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 13X18 Main Level Ceramic Tile
Living Room 14X21 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 13X19 2nd Level Hardwood
Playroom 12X13 Main Level Hardwood
Recreation Rm 12X26 Basement Porcelain Tile
Storage 13X26 Basement Other


  • 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 Contingent Average in 60091

AVG $870K
AVG $13,624
AVG 63
Year Built
AVG 1953
AVG 59
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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