261 S Ellyn Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
261 S Ellyn Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
261 S Ellyn Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
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261 S Ellyn Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

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Parking
Garage
Outdoor
No Info
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
None
Price/Sqft
$285
Listed
52 days ago

Description

Welcome home to this adorable 4 bedroom, 2 bath home, situated on a beautiful tree-filled lot with deep backyard. Gorgeous new kitchen in February 2020 with white shaker cabinets, stainless steel appliances, subway tile backsplash and quartz counters, open to beautiful sunlit dining room and living room. Upstairs offers 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms, including full primary bathroom and closet organizing system in primary bedroom. Hardwood floors on most of main level and all bedrooms. Lower level features an additional 400+ square feet of finished space in the family room with wood burning fireplace and additional space for an office nook or hobby corner. Plentiful storage in crawlspace and utility/laundry room, with exterior access. Roomy detached 2 car garage plus shed allows for additional storage options. Large backyard on this quarter acre lot with lots of room for kids to play, entertain or grow an amazing garden. Wonderful location close to Panfish Park, Village Links Golf Course and Reserve 22 Restaurant, Willowbrook Wildlife Center, Morton Arboretum, and COD, and only a few blocks to award-winning elementary and middle schools. Make this home yours before it's gone!

Home Details for 261 S Ellyn Ave

Active Status

MLS Status: Contingent

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Walkout,Finished,Crawl,Exterior AccessNumber of Rooms: 8Types of Rooms: Master Bedroom, Master Bathroom, Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Living Room
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms: 2Number of Bathrooms (full): 2
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1365 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), HumidifierDishwasherDryerLaundry: Flooring(Other),Lower,Size(12X26)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
Gas & Electric
Electric: 100 Amp Service
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Storms/ScreensFlooring: Hardwood
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Levels: Split LevelFloors: Hardwood
Security
Security: Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Radon Mitigation System

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Foundation: Concrete Perimeter
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 2Number of Covered Spaces: 2Other Parking: Garage(On Site, Owned, Detached, Garage Door Opener(s))Has a GarageNo Attached GarageParking Spaces: 2Parking: Garage
Frontage
Not on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Finished Area
Finished Area (below surface): 435 Square Feet

Days on Market

Days on Market: 52

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1962
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Tri-Level
Building
Construction Materials: Vinyl Siding, BrickNot a New ConstructionNo Additional Parcels
Property Information
Parcel Number: 0523402020

Price & Status

Price
Price Per Sqft: $285
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Close Of Escrow

Location

School Information
Elementary School: Park View Elementary SchoolElementary School District: 89Jr High / Middle School: Glen Crest Middle SchoolJr High / Middle School District: 89High School: Glenbard South High SchoolHigh School District: 87

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 11234733

Community

Community Features: Park, Lake, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved

HOA

HOA Fee Includes: NoneHOA Fee: No HOA Fee

Lot Information

Lot Area: 10280.16 Square Feet

Listing Info

Special Conditions: None

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $8,066

Business

Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple

Miscellaneous

BasementZillow Contingency Status: Under Contract

Additional Information

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Last check for updates: about 2 months ago
Listing Provided by: Renee Hughes
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Carrie Morris
Compass
Source: MRED as distributed by MLS GRID, MLS#11234733

Price History for 261 S Ellyn Ave

Event DetailsPrice
11/10/2021
Pending
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11234733
$389K

10/23/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11234733
$389K

10/15/2021
Listed For Sale
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11234733
$400K

09/13/2013
Sold
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #08416228
$243K

08/13/2013
Pending
Agent Provided
$220K

08/09/2013
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$220K

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Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2020
Tax$8,066
Assessment$110,880
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 60137
$418,309
Typical home value
This home: $389,000 8% below
$433
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $285 52% below
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

What Locals Say about Glen Ellyn

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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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    "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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261 S Ellyn Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 is a 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,365 sqft single-family home built in 1962. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by MRED as distributed by MLS GRID on Oct 15, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 11234733.