Address
12147 South Harvard Avenue Chicago, IL
Price
$ 175,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#09728213
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityChicago
  • AreaCHI - West Pullman
  • NeighborhoodWest Pullman
  • Zip60628
  • StyleFarmhouse
  • Year Built1890
  • Taxes2592
  • Price$ 175,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2408
  • Lot Size9,226 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Coldwell Banker Residential
Property Description

If you're looking for a retreat from the chaos of city living, look no further. The Foster House and Stable, designed by the world renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright, was built for you. Designed with comfort and tranquility in mind, The Foster House boasts ample square footage on a spacious plot of land. The exterior affords plenty of space for entertaining, relaxing on a bench with your favorite book, or admiring your pond. While the interior's expansive living areas make getting comfortable next to the fireplace a welcoming idea. Celebrating the 150th birthday of an American icon, here's your chance to own a piece of American history. Purchase this home with historical value and significance, yet priced to promote personal upgrades and customizing of the interior.

Price History
8/22/2017 Listed $205,000
10/2/2017 5% - $195,000
6/23/2018 4% - $188,888
9/4/2018 5% - $180,000
11/13/2018 3% - $175,000

General Features

Age 100+ Years
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
County Cook
Detached Type 3 Stories
Directions North or south to 122nd Ave, east or west to Harvard ave, the house is on the NE corner
District Elementary School 299
District High School 299
District Middle/Junior School 299
Financing Options Conventional, FHA
General Information School Bus Service, Commuter Bus, Commuter Train, Interstate Access, Historical District
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
New Construction No
Parking Garage, Space/s
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2016
Taxes 2592
Waterfront No
Year Built 1890

Interior Features

Addtl Room 4 Name Maid
Air Conditioning None
Attic Interior Stair
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) No
Basement Description Unfinished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 14X11
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor Main Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 14X13
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 13X9
Corporate Limits Chicago
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 16X12
Dining Room Level Main Level
Electric 100 Amp Service
Family Room Dimensions 20X10
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Fireplace Locations Living Room
Fireplaces 1
Full Baths 3
Heater Fuel Type Gas
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Full Bath
Kitchen Dimensions 15X14
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Table Space, Pantry-Walk-in
Laundry Level/Floor Not Applicable
Living Area 2408
Living Room Dimensions 20X19
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Master Bath None
Master Bed Dimensions 15X15
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 1 Dimensions 13X10
Other Room 2 Dimensions 14X10
Other Room 3 Dimensions 10X4
Other Room 4 Dimensions 9X10
Other Room 4 Level 2nd Level
Other Room 6 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 7 Level Not Applicable
Rooms List 5th Bedroom, Foyer, Pantry, Maid Room
South 12100
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Bathrooms 3
Total Rooms 10

Exterior Features

City Chicago
Acreage .2118
Architectural Style Farmhouse
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Concrete
Exterior Features Patio, Porch
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Heated
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 75X123
Lot Features Corner, Fenced Yard
Lot Size Area Less Than .25 Acre
Parking Ownership Owned
Roof Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Sewer Sewer-Public
Total Parking 6
Water Source Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 13X10 2nd Level
Dining Room 16X12 Main Level Separate
Family Room 20X10 Main Level
Foyer 14X10 Main Level
Living Room 20X19 Main Level
Maid 9X10 2nd Level
Master Bedroom 15X15 2nd Level
Pantry 10X4 Main Level

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • 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 60628

Price
AVG $120K
$180K
Taxes
AVG $1,641
$2,592
Visits
AVG 31
371
Year Built
AVG 1930
1890
Walkscore
AVG 55
51
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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