34 E North Avenue

Lake Bluff, IL
$ 999,000 Beds 4 Baths 4.5 Sq 2,442 Virtual Tour
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Just a block away from Lake Bluff's quaint and historic downtown, this newer-construction 4-plus bedroom, 11-room traditional home offers amazing value and includes many recent improvements - including a lower level that houses a 5th bedroom, bath, recreation room, playroom and laundry room! There's even a first floor library - a rare find in east Lake Bluff homes. Entering the home one is immediately struck with its classic lines and casual elegance. Hardwood floors, high ceilings and beautiful architectural appointments make this home a true stand-out by any measure. The dining room is as spacious as it is gracious. The adjacent living room offers plentiful room for entertaining - and there's room for a baby grand, too. The adjacent library is perfect for the home office needs of today's family and conveniently located away from the hustle and bustle of the family living areas. At the heart of the home is the gourmet's delight kitchen, with custom cabinetry, granite countertops and highest-end appliances. The butler's pantry provides a perfect staging and storage area as well. The kitchen opens to an inviting family room with a handsome gas starter fireplace - the perfect place for the family to come together at day's end. The first floor is also home to a powder room, and there is a large mudroom and pantry closet area by the back door of the house. This area could also house a first floor laundry, if so desired, with the plumbing already installed. Directly off the family room, is the open staircase to the lower level of the house, to create yet another family gathering area for movies, play and entertaining. Guests will enjoy the well-appointed bedroom and full bath on this level - as well as the nearby wet bar for late night snacks! A handy playroom serves double duty in hiding all the toys and providing a cozy space for child's play, with additional storage in the unfinished areas of the basement as well. A light and bright laundry room with ample counter and cabinet space completes the lower level picture of perfection. The living is easy on the second floor of the home as well, with four family bedrooms enhanced by three full baths. The master suite has a wonderful master bath and ample closet space. There are three more bedrooms and two baths between them. Outdoors, there is a beautiful brick tiered paver patio surrounded by professional landscaping Just a few years old and offering the best of everything - beauty, character, quality and location. Who could ask for anything more! We look forward to welcoming you home to the picture-perfect value that is 34 E. North Avenue in Lake Bluff! New Roof 2020 Front and back porches added

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 999,000
  • Lot Size
  • 6,098 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 2,442
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 4
  • Year Built
  • 1998
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Lake Bluff
  • Taxes
  • 16081
  • County
  • LAKE
  • Style
  • Area
  • Lake Bluff
  • MLS#
  • 10979937
  • Zip
  • 60044
Listing Provided by: Griffith, Grant & Lackie
Data Source: Midwest Real Estate Data LLC



Association Fee Includes None
Cooling Central Air
Elementary School Lake Bluff Elementary School
Elementary School District 65
Exterior Features Patio, Porch
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
High School Lake Forest High School
High School District 115
Middle/Junior High School Lake Bluff Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 65
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 16081.04
Total Rooms 10
Township Shields

Interior Features

Basement Full
Basement Finished
Bedroomspossible 5
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Island, Pantry-Walk-in, SolidSurfaceCounter
Room Type Bedroom 5, Office
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Exterior Cedar
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 50X124
Lot Size Acres 0.14
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Addtl Room 1 Name 11X10 Basement
Dining Room 16X12 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 17X15 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 14X12 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 15X13 2nd Level Carpet
Addtl Room 2 Name 12X11 Main Level


  • 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

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Based on the average sale price from the Elmwood Park, IL office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Lake Bluff Elementary School
Middle School Lake Bluff Middle School
High School Lake Forest High School

Price History

3/30/2021 Listed $999,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60044

AVG $2.48M
AVG $34,146
AVG 163
Year Built
AVG 1969
AVG 29
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34 E North Avenue Lake Bluff, IL is a Single Family Home for sale at $999000 with 2442 sqft and a lot size of 6,098 SqFt Acre(s). 34 E North Avenue Lake Bluff has 4 bedrooms, 4 baths and was built in 1998. The property's zip code is 60044 which is in Lake Bluff, IL

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