161 East Rd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
161 East Rd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
161 East Rd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
FOR SALE

161 East Rd
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

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Home Highlights

Parking
1 Car Garage
Outdoor
Patio
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
None
Price/Sqft
$210
Listed
73 days ago

Description

Come and see this enchanting and captivating English-style cottage on one of Glen Ellyn's most picturesque and inviting streets. This great family neighborhood is so close to everything you want to be near - Sunset and Newton Parks, the pool, Trader Joe's, Pete's Fresh Market and Lincoln Elementary School. Short distance to downtown and all the fabulous restaurants boutiques and Metra train station. Check out all the many updates and improvements: Freshly sanded and refinished beautiful hardwood floors in the popular natural sheen finish, 7/21, brand new tear off roof, 8/21. Brand new gutters! Exterior painted, 8/21. All NEW windows! Sparkling white kitchen. Wonderful layout with inviting living/ gathering room with fireplace, sunny dining room opens to kitchen and overlooks large backyard. 1st floor family room with full bath could double as the perfect play room or home office. Quintessential Glen Ellyn charm abounds. Broker owned.

Home Details for 161 East Rd

Active Status

MLS Status: Active

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Full,Unfinished,Exterior AccessNumber of Rooms: 7Types of Rooms: Master Bedroom, Master Bathroom, Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Living Room
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 3Number of Bathrooms: 2Number of Bathrooms (full): 2
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1996 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, DisposalDishwasherDryerRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Natural Gas,Forced AirHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Central AirHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Fireplace: Wood Burning, Living RoomHas a Fireplace
Gas & Electric
Electric: Circuit Breakers
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Flooring: Hardwood
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 2Levels: TwoFloors: Hardwood

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Patio / Porch: Patio
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 1Number of Covered Spaces: 1Other Parking: Garage(On Site, Owned, Attached)Has a GarageHas an Attached GarageParking Spaces: 1Parking: Garage Attached
Frontage
Not on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer

Days on Market

Days on Market: 73

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1927
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Traditional
Building
Construction Materials: Aluminum SidingNot a New ConstructionNo Additional Parcels
Property Information
Parcel Number: 0514400005

Price & Status

Price
Price Per Sqft: $210
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Close Of Escrow

Location

School Information
Elementary School: Lincoln 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: 11221804

HOA

HOA Fee Includes: NoneHOA Fee: No HOA Fee

Lot Information

Lot Area: 7500 Square Feet

Listing Info

Special Conditions: None

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $8,421

Business

Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple

Miscellaneous

Basement

Additional Information

Mlg Can View
Last check for updates: about 2 months ago
Listing Provided by: Pat Murray
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Source: MRED as distributed by MLS GRID, MLS#11221804

Price History for 161 East Rd

Event DetailsPrice
11/05/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11221804
$420K

10/18/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11221804
$435K

10/01/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11221804
$440K

09/17/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11221804
$455K

09/10/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11202213
$462K

08/27/2021
Listed For Sale
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11202213
$470K

04/16/2021
ListingRemoved
BHHS Chicago
$900K

12/20/2019
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$900K

06/30/2006
Sold
Public Records
$340K

New Listings near 161 East Rd

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2020
Tax$8,421
Assessment$115,230
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 60137
$418,309
Typical home value
$433
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $210 106% below
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

What Locals Say about Glen Ellyn

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    "There is an excellent dog park within a 5 min drive. We often go there to walk the area even tho we dont have a dog."
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    "Easy access to main highways and comfortable roads even during busy hours. Nice place to live with a family. "
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    "About a Mile to the train station. Door to door the commute (to Chicago’s Loop) ranges from 45 min to 1 hr"
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    "I’m retired and do not commute anywhere for work. Shopping grocery stores is about a mile drive to the closest regular grocery store. "
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    "Safe area with lots of kids. Great downtown with trains to city. Newer library with helpful staff."
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    "Great family neighborhood , great amazing schools. pretty good transportation options and a lot of shopping and local bars and eateries . love glen Ellyn "
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    "Lots of young kids and very safe. The schools are excellent and well funded. The parks are well maintained and playground equipment is in good condition. There are also good programs for kids in the summer. The town has an excellent library with sections for children and another section for teenagers. "
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    "Good area all around, well protected, friendly, and typically filled with altruistic people........."
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    "great blocks to walk with sidewalks and it is s dog friendly neighborhood. Trail is very close as well as dog park. "
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    "Friendly neighbors, near pool, parks, and can walk kids to their excellent school. Indoor pool, gym, and basketball courts at the Y are a big plus! "
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    "Super safe neighborhood with lots of kids. Neighbors are friendly and look after each other. Plenty of parks and playgrounds in walking distance. "
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    "Great community a little snooty I live in the town next door but i go yoga in glen ellyn great schools nice downtown area"
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    "this is a dog friendly neighborhood. There are sidewalks making it safe for walking pets and kids. Even though there are not a lot of streetlights most people leave their front lights on in the evening"
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    "Lake Ellyn events along with very nice downtown. Fourth of July and boat regatta is outstanding. Excellent facilities and schools. "
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    "A lot of green space and side walks to walk dogs. Community dog parks avail too. Most people keep their dogs to themselves and don’t want them to interact with your dog. Not trusting even though almost every dog I have met is very sweet. "
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    "There are several parks within walking distance in our neighborhood plus a fantastic reasonable fitness center within walking distance as well. Great neighbors, everyone watches out for each other! Lived in this neighborhood for 21 years!"
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    "Good place to raise a family with great schools, commuter train access to Chicago. Lots of family activities"
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    "Great place to raise a family. Good schools. Train to Chicago. Very family oriented. Lots of activities for families "
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    "Great neighborhood. We plan to live here for a long time. Lots of families and friendly people. Highly recommend living here."
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    "Just nice small town feel, feels very safe and family friendly. Great local restaurants. Easy access to interstate."
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    "Good place to raise kids. Access to public transportation. Good schools. Downside: Relatively expensive. "
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    "This home has it all, A Great Location, True Neighborhood Living, and Full Masonry (Block & Brick) Construction. What more could one want. How about a Million Dollar Homes right across the low traffic cul-de-sac."
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    "Top family community, like living in a small college town, Beautiful, safe and friendly. Many attractions, services, shopping and entertainment. 3 miles to college of dupage arts center. Top notch healthcare, transportation"
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161 East Rd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 is a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,996 sqft single-family home built in 1927. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by MRED as distributed by MLS GRID on Sep 17, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 11221804.