1853 W Dickens Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
1853 W Dickens Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
1853 W Dickens Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
FOR SALE

1853 W Dickens Ave
Chicago, IL 60614

Bucktown

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Description

With natural light streaming through floor-to-ceiling 10-foot windows, this newer construction all brick and limestone home on a prime Bucktown block features an open floor plan - perfect for everyday living and entertaining. Exquisitely finished with a dazzling array of stones, woods, tiles and custom lighting, this house is exciting and inspirational. Centered on a fabulous dream island kitchen with custom cabinetry, quartz countertops, integrated Thermador appliances, 6 burner/grill cooktop, double oven, warming drawer, microwave, built-in coffee/espresso maker, wine fridge and breakfast bar, the first floor is flexible where guests and family can easily congregate and leads to both a large beautifully finished terrace/yard with an outdoor wood burning fireplace - and to the lower level, a gorgeous natural extension of the main floor with handsome chevron hardwood flooring, a family room with gas fireplace, wet bar with ice maker, wine fridge and Bosch dishwasher. The lower level also includes two additional bedrooms, full bathroom, laundry room and storage. Upstairs the spacious primary suite has an extra large organized walk-in closet and a knock-out spa bathroom w/ heated floors, floating vanities/makeup area, 72" free sculpted soaking tub, and separate walk-in rain forest shower w/ body sprays. Wonderful roof terrace with entertaining kitchen tops it off. Zoned HVAC, automated blinds, high definition security system and cameras. 2 car garage. Quick walk to parks, CTA transportation, shopping, nightlife, and restaurants. Easy access to the expressway. Pulaski International School. Spectacular!

Home Highlights

Parking
Garage
Outdoor
Patio, Deck
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
None
Price/Sqft
No Info
Listed
14 days ago

Home Details for 1853 W Dickens Ave

Active Status

MLS Status: Active

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: EnglishNumber of Rooms: 10Types of Rooms: Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Laundry, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Deck, Great RoomWet Bar
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms (full): 3Number of Bathrooms (half): 1
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, HumidifierDishwasherDryerLaundry: Laundry Closet,Multiple Locations,Second Floor LaundryMicrowaveRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Natural Gas,Electric,Forced Air,Radiant,Sep Heating Systems - 2+,ZonedHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Central Air,ZonedHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 3Fireplace: Electric, Family Room, Living Room, BasementHas a FireplaceNo Spa
Gas & Electric
Electric: Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Storms/ScreensFlooring: Hardwood, Heated Floors
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Floors: Hardwood, Heated Floors
Security
Security: Security System, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s)

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: RubberPatio / Porch: Deck, Patio, Roof DeckFencing: FencedFoundation: Concrete Perimeter
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 2Number of Covered Spaces: 2Other Parking: Driveway (Asphalt, Off Alley)Has a GarageNo Attached GarageHas Open ParkingParking Spaces: 2Parking: Garage, Open
Frontage
Not on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer, Overhead Sewers

Days on Market

Days on Market: 14

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 2016
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Contemporary
Building
Construction Materials: Aluminum Siding, Brick, LimestoneNot a New Construction
Property Information
Condition: Age (6-10 Years)Parcel Number: 14312150030000

Price & Status

Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Close Of Escrow

Location

School Information
Elementary School District: 229Jr High / Middle School District: 229High School District: 229

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 11302537

Community

Community Features: Gated, Sidewalks

HOA

HOA Fee Includes: NoneHOA Fee Frequency (second): AnnuallyHOA Fee: No HOA Fee

Lot Information

Lot Area: 3001.284 Square Feet

Listing Info

Special Conditions: List Broker Must Accompany

Energy

Energy Efficiency Features: Water Heater

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $21,965

Business

Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple

Miscellaneous

Basement

Additional Information

Mlg Can View
Last check for updates: 7 days ago
Listing Provided by: Brad Lippitz
Compass
Stewart Smith
Compass
Source: MRED as distributed by MLS GRID, MLS#11302537

Price History for 1853 W Dickens Ave

Event DetailsPrice
11/01/2021
Listed For Sale
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11253286
$2M

01/20/2017
Sold
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #09348219
$1.6M

10/14/2014
Sold
Public Records
$430K

06/12/2014
Sold
Public Records
$1.1M

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Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2019
Tax$21,769
Assessment$1,079,600
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 60614
$660,769
Typical home value
This home: $1,995,000 67% above
$374
Typical Home Value by sqft
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Bucktown

At least 241 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 98%
    There are sidewalks
  • 96%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 95%
    It's dog friendly
  • 81%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 81%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 76%
    Kids play outside
  • 74%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 71%
    Parking is easy
  • 65%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 62%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 51%
    It's quiet
  • 50%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 46%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 45%
    There are community events
  • 39%
    Car is needed
  • 29%
    There's wildlife
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  • Trulia User
    "Walkable neighborhood, beautiful homes, close to restaurants and other necessities. Easy access to expressway. "
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  • Trulia User
    "within walking distance of logan square and wicker park, tons of great stores and restaurants a 10 minute walk away"
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  • Trulia User
    "Bucktown is overall a great neighborhood, everyone is very friendly and you never see anything out of line! Very quiet and homie. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Puerto Rican parade, and a 606 bike trail. the neighborhood overall feel safe especially at night time you don't have to worry it's very quiet clean trash is picked up everyone's yards in lawns are kept very nice. You can feel safe if walking around at night time."
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  • Trulia User
    "I could walk my dog at any time of day and feel safe. Everyone is very good about picking up after themselves. "
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  • Trulia User
    "My commute to downtown is on the blue line which is an 8 minute walk from my house. Very easy access to the interstate as well."
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  • Trulia User
    "Was an interesting neighborhood that became over-gentrified and lost all that made it desirable. Chain businesses that you can find in any suburban mall have replaced local spots.. Has lost any sense of diversity or culture "
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  • Trulia User
    "Walk 8-10 minutes to the Damen Blue Line to get into the Loop. Not too bad. Safe walk too, for the most part. So I can’t complain too much"
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  • Trulia User
    "Plenty of dogs in the neighborhood to have play dates with and to always keep your dog entertained. 3 dog parks close by too. Easy way to make friends and get to know your neighbors is to simply take a walk around the block. "
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  • Trulia User
    "There are many families with children due to the plethora of single-family homes in the area. Remainder of neighborhood tends to be younger adults."
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  • Trulia User
    "I love the friendly neighbors, the gorgeous architecture and the safety I feel living in Bucktown. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of kids and outdoor park areas. Feels very neighborhood-y for being so close to the city. Lots of single family homes in the area as well as condos and apartments"
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s a very family and dog friendly neighborhood with nice outgoing people, and lots of places to play (Holstein park, Pulaski Elementary playground, etc) "
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of trees and green spaces for dogs to sniff, but there are a lot of rabbits and rats running around at night."
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  • Trulia User
    "Bucktown Garden Walk, Walsh Park dog park, intramural sports teams that play in the area, Queen of Hearts raffle, etc."
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  • Trulia User
    "There are plenty of more spacious living options here for people with dogs. Also there are some great parks within walking distance."
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  • Trulia User
    "Clean, safe parks. There are a few schools in the neighborhood that seem to drive a lot of traffic from outside the neighborhood which I assume indicates the schools are the best in the city/Chicagoland area."
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of families in the neighborhood and good places near by for food and to relax. Child daycare centers up and down North Ave as well as pet hotels. Really close to a very safe blue line stop."
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  • Trulia User
    "I don’t have kids so I can’t weigh in on this. But I’d imagine that it’s a nice place to raise kids. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Overall nice area. Plenty of nice parks and great dining and shopping options. The neighborhood is welcoming and well-preserved. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Crowded! The blue line is a disaster at Damen and Division stops from 6:30-9am. Be prepared to squish in after allowing 1-2 trains go back full with wall to wall. It’s extremely stressful and frustrating EVERY DAY!"
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  • Trulia User
    "Art event. Plenty of small events constantly. Great place to be. Parks and small local restaurants that host. Moving here there was plenty to find right away that make you feel at home. The Facebook pages for the community events and groups are great and connected"
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  • Trulia User
    "There’s excellent transportation options here, from an L stop on the Blue line to multiple major bus lines. "
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  • Trulia User
    "There are tons of dogs in the neighborhood. Lottie’s and Bucktown pub are dog friendly bars. There are a couple dog parks near by."
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  • Trulia User
    "Great neighborhood for parks, families and Schools. Great local restaurants with more opening all the time. Walking distance to Midtown Athletic Club!!"
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  • Trulia User
    "I usually walk or ride my bike but I have taken the blue line too. This is very easy from the Damen stop. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I have lived in Bucktown for the past 5 years and absolutely love it. I live on a quiet, tree-lined street. Everyone does their part to nicely maintain their properties and I live walking my dog around here because it’s beautiful and full of other dogs and dog lovers. "
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s not unique. People don’t know one another, ppl are not friendly people don’t clean after their dogs, people get assaulted at night. There are more taverns than convenient stores"
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  • Trulia User
    "I walk my dog all the time, and we constantly run into other dogs. There’s a dog park just down the street. It’s very dog friendly."
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  • Trulia User
    "everything is fantastic here- dining, shopping, culture, neighbors, parks, etc. what’s not to love? "
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  • Trulia User
    "Easy access to buses and trains or combination of both. Never more than 20 mins from a train and you can shorten with a quick bus ride. Close to metra as well and about 20 mins to downtown. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Very crowded train. Busy stops on both sides, but it is quick when things are moving. Sometimes so crowded though it could take 6-7 trains before I can get on. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I’ve lived near and in this neighborhood for almost 15 years. This area has become a prime location in Chicago"
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  • Trulia User
    "Very easy commute. Some traffic but it goes fairly smooth after Augusta. There are different ways to get downtown as well."
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  • Trulia User
    "Love it. Safe and friendly neighbors. Kid friendly with a few parks nearby. Lots of dogs so it is dog friendly as well "
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  • Trulia User
    "Very dog friendly. 3 dog parks near by. Most restaurants are also dog friendly. Lots of good dog walkers in the neighborhood too. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Very cute, lots of dogs and families. Very safe, close to great food and transportation. Neighbors are friendly, street parking is easy, and the area is very quiet and residential."
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1853 W Dickens Ave, Chicago, IL 60614 is a 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom single-family home built in 2016. 1853 W Dickens Ave is located in Bucktown, Chicago. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by MRED as distributed by MLS GRID on Jan 12, 2022. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 11302537.