156 Carleton Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
156 Carleton Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
156 Carleton Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
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156 Carleton Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Home Highlights

Parking
2 Car Garage
Outdoor
Porch, Patio, Deck
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
None
Price/Sqft
$308
Listed
15 days ago

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Description

Welcome to 156 Carleton Avenue, a welcoming residence set on a picturesque cul-de-sac. You will enjoy lively front-yard socialization in addition to beautiful entertaining spaces in the private, fenced backyard. Only one block to Newton Park and convenient to Ben Franklin Elementary, Sunset Pool, town and train! With over 2,700 finished SF on three levels, there is room for everyone! The airy main floor is anchored by the spacious kitchen with abundant cabinetry, granite counters and island. This open-concept area includes a sunny breakfast room and welcoming family room with beamed ceiling and fireplace. Walk-out to the amazing backyard with built-in Viking grill, paver patio, deck and perfectly charming (and bug free!) gazebo with cedar shake roof. The dining room is adjacent to the kitchen and opens to the large living room with views of the expansive, covered front porch and yard. The large laundry room/mudroom enjoys access from both the side yard and attached garage. Four bedrooms on the private second level include a primary bedroom with luxurious ensuite bath, three secondary bedrooms and an updated hall bath. The renovation of the basement added over 600 finished SF... perfect for office, rec room, play room, movie nights and exercise equipment. On-trend styling, thoughtful updates and a picture-perfect location!

Home Details for 156 Carleton Ave

Active Status

MLS Status: Contingent

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Full,Partially Finished,CrawlNumber of Rooms: 10Types of Rooms: Master Bedroom, Master Bathroom, Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Living Room
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms: 3Number of Bathrooms (full): 2Number of Bathrooms (half): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 2154 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, HumidifierDishwasherDryerLaundry: First Floor Laundry,Flooring(Ceramic Tile),Main Level,Size(15X06)MicrowaveRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Natural Gas,Forced AirHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Central AirHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Fireplace: Wood Burning, Family RoomHas a Fireplace
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Flooring: Hardwood
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 2Levels: TwoFloors: Hardwood
Security
Security: Security System, Radon Mitigation System

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Patio / Porch: Deck, Porch, Brick Paver PatioFencing: FencedOther Structures: GazeboExterior: Outdoor GrillFoundation: Block
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 2Number of Covered Spaces: 2Other Parking: Garage(On Site, Owned, Attached, Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s))Has a GarageHas an Attached GarageParking Spaces: 2Parking: Garage Attached
Frontage
Not on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Finished Area
Finished Area (below surface): 600 Square Feet

Days on Market

Days on Market: 15

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1978
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family Residence
Building
Construction Materials: Vinyl SidingNot a New Construction
Property Information
Parcel Number: 0514407018

Price & Status

Price
Price Per Sqft: $308
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Close Of Escrow

Location

School Information
Elementary School: Ben Franklin Elementary SchoolElementary School District: 41Jr High / Middle School: Hadley Junior High SchoolJr High / Middle School District: 41High School: Glenbard West High SchoolHigh School District: 87

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 11269800

Community

Community Features: Park, Tennis Court(s), Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Paved

HOA

HOA Fee Includes: NoneHOA Fee: No HOA Fee

Lot Information

Lot Area: 9375 Square Feet

Listing Info

Special Conditions: None

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $12,266

Business

Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple

Miscellaneous

BasementZillow Contingency Status: Under Contract

Additional Information

Mlg Can View
Last check for updates: about 2 months ago
Listing Provided by: Chris Lukins
Compass
Source: MRED as distributed by MLS GRID, MLS#11269800

Price History for 156 Carleton Ave

Event DetailsPrice
11/27/2021
Pending
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11269800
$665K

11/13/2021
PendingToActive
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11269800
$665K

10/30/2021
Pending
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11214229
$665K

09/09/2021
PendingToActive
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11214229
$665K

09/03/2021
Pending
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11187300
$675K

08/12/2021
Listed For Sale
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11187300
$675K

10/11/2018
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$650K

09/15/2018
Pending
Agent Provided
$650K

08/10/2018
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$650K

09/20/2011
Sold
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #07791785
$517K

07/29/2011
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$549K

06/28/2011
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$559K

04/29/2011
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$579K

12/07/1994
Sold
Public Records
$325K

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Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2020
Tax$12,266
Assessment$175,990
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 60137
$418,309
Typical home value
This home: $664,500 37% above
$433
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $309 40% below
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

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156 Carleton Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 is a 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 2,154 sqft single-family home built in 1978. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by MRED as distributed by MLS GRID on Nov 13, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 11269800.