28W655 Childs Street, West Chicago, IL
$ 727,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11881611
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyDU PAGE
  • CityWest Chicago
  • AreaWest Chicago
  • Zip60185
  • Style
  • Year Built1976
  • Taxes$ 15492
  • Price$ 727,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4376
  • Lot Size2.05 Acres
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Step into a world of timeless charm and create your own cherished memories in this exclusive, never-before-available home, nestled on a secluded two-acre oasis just moments away from convenient transportation and shopping. After 47 years of love and care, the current owners are ready to pass on this unique residence to new enthusiasts. This custom-built home seamlessly blends modern construction with classic architectural elements, evoking the allure of a historic estate. The front porch invites you in to the warmth and character within. Prepare to be captivated by the vaulted ceiling of the family room, adorned with reclaimed wood beams. A grand, two-sided stone fireplace serves as the heart of the home, linking the family room to the adjacent kitchen space. The generous common areas are well suited for entertaining, with the living room transformed into a majestic dining room, and the neighboring dining room repurposed as a serene piano room. Throughout the home, you'll discover exceptional storage and thoughtfully crafted built-ins. Upstairs, the bedrooms offer both spaciousness and charm, featuring unique details like the loft off the master bedroom that overlooks the family room and dormered windows with scenic views of the landscaped grounds. The walkout basement boasts two additional bedrooms, a recreation area, a convenient kitchenette, and a full bath. This exceptional home is cleverly integrated into a hillside, surrounded by mature trees, and framed by manicured lawns and gardens. Relax on the screened porch and deck, which provide a vantage point to enjoy the lush yard and a captivating waterfall water feature. This is a home where cherished memories await.

High School
Community High School
Price History
2/9/2024 Listed $727,000

General Features

Interior Features Some Carpeting,Special Millwork
Sewer Septic-Private
Heating Natural Gas
Cooling Central Air
Possession Negotiable
Garage Spaces 2
Association Fee Includes None
Year Built 1976
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Township Winfield
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Assoc Fee Paid Per Not Applicable
County Du Page
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Total Rooms 12
Status Active
Directions Gary's Mill Rd to Morningside Ave north to Childs St west to home. No sign in the yard.
High School Community High School
City West Chicago
High School District 94
MLS Area West Chicago
Waterfront Y/N No
Street Name Childs
Tax Annual Amount 15492.1
Virtual Tour
Days on Market 15
Standard Status Active
Middle/Junior School District 33
Elementary School District 33
Property Type Detached Single

Interior Features

Basement Partial,Walkout
Total Fireplaces 1
Fireplace Features Double Sided,Wood Burning
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix Street
Total Bedrooms 6
Room Type Foyer,Bedroom 5,Bedroom 6,Sitting Room,Enclosed Porch,Recreation Room
LivingAreaSource Assessor
Total Baths 4
Bedrooms Possible 6
Basement Finished
Bathrooom Double Sink

Exterior Features

Water Source Private Well
Total Parking 2
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Lot Dimensions 288 X 316
Lot Size Acres 2.05
Other Equipment Water-Softener Owned,Central Vacuum,Ceiling Fan(s),Sump Pump
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Type Detached
Garage Ownership Owned
Exterior Stone,Wood Siding


  • 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 60185

AVG $520K
AVG $8,865
AVG 128
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1972