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5531 Lyman Avenue Downers Grove, IL
$ 950,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10741818
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyDU PAGE
  • CityDowners Grove
  • AreaDowners Grove
  • NeighborhoodDowntown Downers Grove
  • Zip60516
  • StyleFarmhouse
  • Year Built1909
  • Taxes11350
  • Price$ 950,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3000
  • Lot Size0.71 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Property Description

Easy to fall all in love with a true Modern Farmhouse full of personality, completely renovated & expanded with modern amenities, brand new HVA systems. Panoramic views with breath taking perennial gardens from one of the many covered Porches & Decks. Interior features include 3 finished levels, home offices with private entrances, large bedrooms/closets, flex rooms on each level. Very cool Kitchen with a large Eating Area, Stone Fireplace, Island, Breakfast Bar, granite counters, high end cabinetry & appliances, large walk-in Pantry, built-in Lockers at the entry door, exterior access. Living Room has lighted, custom built-in shelving, plus an attached sitting room/office. Dining Room is perfect for making memories with friends and family. Main level TV Room/Bedroom/Home Office with Bath, private entrance. Primary Bedroom Suite is fabulous with spacious en-suite Bathroom, Walk-in Closet, overlooking the backyard vista. 2nd level Laundry Room, high end Washer/Dryer, laundry Sink, & cabinets. Walk-out, Lower Level has private entrance door to Office/Bedroom, full Bathroom, Recreation Room with a Fireplace, built-in sound, and large utility/storage room. 3rd level Attic, easy to finish, with high ceilings, many full size windows, access to plumbing. PLUS...a 2.5 car Garage with second level (23'x25'), dormers & full size windows, designed in the same style as the home, driveway has vintage bricks from city streets. Mini-oasis is situated on a 100'x300' lot, carefully designed for daily living and entertaining a crowd in any season. Outdoor Living Spaces offer a sharp herringbone historic Brick Patio, built-in Gas Grill, raised gardens beds, garden shed, wood Play-Set & beautiful skies! Great schools, easy access to major highways, 3 blocks to the YMCA, near Barth Pond & Park, Swim-Racquet Club. Ideal floor plan for related living or multi-generational shared living situation. THIS IS A VERY UNIQUE PROPERTY YOU MUST SIMPLY EXPERIENCE!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Fairmount Elementary School O Neill Middle School South High School
Price History
6/10/2020 Listed $1,175,000
6/23/2020 7% - $1,100,000
10/3/2020 14% - $950,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Architectural Style Farmhouse
Community Features Park, Pool, Lake, Sidewalks, Other
Elementary School Fairmount Elementary School
Exterior Features Deck, Patio, Porch, Brick Paver Patio, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Indv Controls, Zoned
High School South High School
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom
Junior High O Neill Middle School
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active

Interior Features

Basement Finished, Exterior Access, Other
Basement Walkout
Bathrooom Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink
Bedroomspossible 5
Below Grade Finished Area 1264
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Walk-in
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 5

Exterior Features

Exterior Vinyl Siding, Brick
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 100X300
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Landscaped, Mature Trees
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 13X11 Walkout Basement Carpet
Attic 31X47 3rd Level Other
Deck 15X20 Main Level Other
Dining Room 15X13 Main Level Hardwood
Eating Area 19X12 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 15X15 Walkout Basement Carpet
Living Room 24X12 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 15X13 2nd Level Hardwood
Sitting 08X20 Main Level Hardwood
Storage 22X26 Lower Other
Walk in Closet 06X10 2nd Level Hardwood


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60516

AVG $550K
AVG $6,985
AVG 75
Year Built
AVG 1986
AVG 35
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