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330 W Grove Street Lombard, IL
$ 539,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10896208
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyDU PAGE
  • CityLombard
  • AreaLombard
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60148
  • StyleCottage
  • Year Built1917
  • Taxes9541
  • Price$ 539,900
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1877
  • Lot Size0.83 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Property Description

(Offers will be considered.) GORGEOUS, HISTORIC COTTAGE ESTATE, NESTLED HIGH on a HILL, (overlooking almost AN ACRE of breathtaking land)! BEAUTIFUL, INCREDIBLE VIEWS in FALL, WINTER, SPRING and SUMMER! ONE OF THE LAST REMAINING HISTORIC COTTAGE ESTATES in LOMBARD/DUPAGE COUNTY, (and, back-in-the-day, this was a Summer or weekend Cottage Estate, a vacation destination)! THIS CHARMING HOME, with it's COTTAGE FEEL, RESEMBLES PROPERTY in the NORTHWOODS.....and, it CONTAINS ALL of the CHARMING FEATURES of YESTERYEAR, (such as CROWN and TALL, SHOE MOLDINGS, TRIM; TRAY/BEAMED CEILINGS; ANTIQUE, "WAVY", GLASS; LOADS of BUILT-INS; ORIGINAL HARDWOOD FLOORS; a WOODBURNING FIREPLACE/DECORATIVE MANTEL; THREE ORIGINAL, CONCRETE/STONE WALKWAYS, LEADING UP to the HOME; etc)! It also has had MANY RECENT UPDATES! FOUR BEDROOM/TWO BATH HOME, (and, there could be an in-law arrangement or nanny's quarters, on the first or second floors)! There's a MAJESTIC FRONT PORCH, (see the porch swing--it stays!), and a TWO-TIER BACK DECK, (with closed storage areas under porch and deck!); a WINDING CIRCULAR DRIVE; and, a FULL, WALK-OUT BASEMENT, (with a mud room, tons of storage, AND, a very large workshop)! The MOST RECENT UPGRADES/REMODELING includes: NEW KITCHEN, (which should be seen in person, because pictures don't do it justice!), NEW BATHS, NEW FORCED-AIR GAS FURNACE/DUCT WORK, NEW FRENCH DRAINAGE SYSTEM, NEW PORCH and DECK IMPROVEMENTS, (with NEW PAINT/STAIN/REINFORCEMENT), NEW ELECTRICAL SERVICE, (including Circuit Breakers/220 AMP!), some NEW WINDOWS, NEW PAINT, (inside and outside), NEW SEALED BASEMENT FLOOR, (continuing up the wall), NEW ALUMINUM SIDING, SOFFITS AND FASCIA, NEW JOIST REINFORCEMENT, etc! ***This LOT contains MAGNIFICENT TREES.....and, PERENNIALS are planted everywhere, (including Spring bulbs of every kind)! There's a FIREPIT and a GARDEN, (and, a Children's Wooden Playset that can stay), too! Also, the LOT can be SUB-DIVIDED, since it's almost an ACRE of LAND!*** CLOSE to AWARD-WINNING SCHOOLS, (public and private)! WALK-to-DOWNTOWN LOMBARD, (METRA TRAIN, SHOPPING, DELIS, RESTAURANTS, BARS, COFFEE SHOPS, CANDY SHOP, ICE CREAM SHOP, PARKS, POOL/WATER PARK, RECREATION/FITNESS, BEAUTY/HEALTH SALONS, etc)! CLOSE to OAKBROOK and YORKTOWN SHOPPING MALLS, as well as PHARMACY, MEDICAL CENTERS/HOSPITALS, GROCERY STORES, SPECIALITY FOOD STORES, BANKS, POST OFFICE and LIBRARY! Also, CLOSE to the PRAIRIE PATH, PARKS, FOREST PRESERVES and NATURE well as CLOSE to LAKE ELLYN PARK and LAKE, in GLEN ELLYN, (with hiking/biking trails, and family activities, all-year long)! Also, CLOSE to DOWTOWN GLEN ELLYN, and ALL MAJOR ROADS/EXPRESSWAYS! THIS PROPERTY has been in the same family for 52 YEARS! OWN a PIECE of HISTORY--a ONE-of-a-KIND OPPORTUNITY--COME SEE! (*Please note: this would also make a great Airbnb or a Bed and Breakfast property! With an accepted offer, some of the furniture may be given to the buyer. If you see anything you like, just ask about it! The RIDING LAWN MOWER can STAY!*)

Elementary School Middle School High School
Park View Elementary School Glenn Westlake Middle School Glenbard East High School
Price History
10/8/2020 Listed $549,900
12/3/2020 2% - $539,900

General Features

Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Front Controls on Range/Cooktop, Gas Oven, Range Hood
Architectural Style Cottage
Community Features Park, Pool, Tennis Court(s), Lake, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Elementary School Park View Elementary School
Elementary School District 44
Exterior Features Deck, Porch, Storms/Screens, Fire Pit
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Indv Controls
High School Glenbard East High School
High School District 87
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, 9' Ceilings, Historic/Period Mlwk, Beamed Ceilings, Drapes/Blinds
Middle/Junior High School Glenn Westlake Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 44
New Construction No
Parking Features Unassigned, Off Street, Side Apron, Visitor Parking, Driveway, Additional Parking, Circular Driveway, Oversized, Rear/Side Entry
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
Standard Status Active

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished, Exterior Access, Egress Window, Lookout, Concrete (Basement), Storage Space, Walk-Up Access
Basement Full, Walkout
Bathrooom Full Body Spray Shower, Soaking Tub
Bedroomspossible 4
Full Baths 2
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Custom Cabinetry, SolidSurfaceCounter, Updated Kitchen
Laundry Features In Unit
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Door Features Storm Door(s)
Exterior Aluminum Siding, Brick, Stone, Concrete
Lot Dimensions 136.30 X 258.50 X 118.29 X 305.39
Lot Features Landscaped, Park Adjacent, Wooded, Mature Trees, Garden, Outdoor Lighting, Views, Sidewalks, Streetlights, Sloped
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Attic 6X10 2nd Level Hardwood
Deck 10X20 Main Level Hardwood
Dining Room 13X21 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 13X18 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 13X9 Main Level Hardwood
Loft 4X8 2nd Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 14X21 2nd Level Carpet
Mud 6X7 Walkout Basement Other
Playroom 6X21 Walkout Basement Other
Storage 6X12 Walkout Basement Other
Utility Room-Lower Level 10X15 Walkout Basement Other
Walk in Closet 4X12 Main Level Hardwood
Walk in Closet 6X10 2nd Level Hardwood
Work Rm 13X27 Walkout Basement Other


  • 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 60148

AVG $380K
AVG $7,166
AVG 147
Year Built
AVG 1964
AVG 44
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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