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965 S Elm Avenue

Kankakee, IL 60901
  • $209,987
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 20 Days
  • MLS #: 11975760
UPDATED: 62 min ago
$209,987
  • 4
    BEDS
  • N/A
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 1,752
    SQFT
  • $120
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1925
County:
Area:

School Information

High School:
School District:
111

Description

DEEP RIVERVIEW charmer with more room than you would think with a FINISHED 3RD FLOOR for a family/play room, art studio or a 5th bedroom! 9' ceilings on the first floor. This home has a lot of COZY FEATURES like the ENCLOSED FRONT PORCH for relaxing in the morning, the WOODBURNING FIREPLACE for cozying up to in the winter, the BACK DECK to unwind after work, many built-ins and more! TONS OF KITCHEN CABINETS and plenty of countertop space. Even space for a table! There is a FULL BATHROOM on the main floor just steps away from the 1st FLOOR BEDROOM. Carpet has been removed and HARDWOOD FLOORS have been REFINISHED in most rooms. BASEBOARD TRIM has also been REFINISHED in the dining room. The unfinished BASEMENT has the updated mechanicals such as the newer HI-EFFICIENCY FURNACE, 50 gallon gas hi-efficiency water heater and the circuit breakers. The second floor has 3 BEDROOMS and a full bath. There is also a stairway to the OPEN FINISHED ATTIC on the 3rd floor which is A BLANK PALETTE for you! Some IMPROVEMENTS the present owner has made that match the age and PERSONALITY of this home are CROWN MOLDINGS & picture rails in all 2nd floor bedrooms, EXPOSED BRICK chimney in bedroom, fireplace mantle, BUILT-IN BOOKCASES that flank the FIREPLACE in the living room, dining room has new plate rail, board & batten walls, COFFERED CEILING and handrails on the stairway to 2nd floor. This REASONABLY PRICED gem is priced to please & move quickly! Located only 3 blocks away from the CROWN JEWEL PARK of Kankakee! Also, close to RIVERVIEW HISTORIC DISTRICT! Nearby are 2 RIVERFRONT PARKS with walking trails, 8 tennis courts, baseball fields, 3 PICKLEBALL COURTS & shuffleboard. Plus the BOAT CLUB with boat launches, the COUNTRY CLUB, Frank Lloyd Wright's first PRAIRIE DESIGNED B. Harley Bradley house, the KANKAKEE RIVER and the Kankakee Riverfront Trail BIKE TRAIL. The nearby Kankakee River is part of the National Water Trail, great for KAYAKING, canoeing, boating, WATER SKIING, jet skis, etc. Also, close to the highly rated Kankakee FARMERS MARKET in downtown Kankakee and Downtown Historic District along with great businesses like art galleries, a wine & craft beer boutique, an old theater, a boutique clothing store, an indoor mall with a pub and a wine bar plus ice cream shop and more! Plus the RIVERFRONT MASTER PLAN with the East Riverwalk! Kankakee School District offers MORE PROGRAM CHOICES than any other area school district. Unique choices like MAGNET & MONTESSORI, the Culinary Arts with the KAYS KITCHEN FOOD TRUCK to give students Culinary or BUSINESS EXPERIENCE and Kankakee Kays Battalion JROTC. Experience Kankakee and its MANY AMENITIES while traveling only about an hour to downtown Chicago. Ask for the 1 year AHS HOME WARRANTY! Start Packin'!

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965 S Elm Avenue Kankakee, IL 60901

  • Price: $209,987
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 20 Days
  • Updated: 62 min ago
  • MLS #: 11975760
4
Beds
2
Baths
0
½ Baths
N/A
Acres
1,752
SQFT
$120
$/SQFT
1925
Built
Neighborhood:
Kankakee
County:
Kankakee
Area:
Kankakee
Middle School:
Kankakee Junior High School
High School:
Kankakee High School
School District:
111
Property Description
DEEP RIVERVIEW charmer with more room than you would think with a FINISHED 3RD FLOOR for a family/play room, art studio or a 5th bedroom! 9' ceilings on the first floor. This home has a lot of COZY FEATURES like the ENCLOSED FRONT PORCH for relaxing in the morning, the WOODBURNING FIREPLACE for cozying up to in the winter, the BACK DECK to unwind after work, many built-ins and more! TONS OF KITCHEN CABINETS and plenty of countertop space. Even space for a table! There is a FULL BATHROOM on the main floor just steps away from the 1st FLOOR BEDROOM. Carpet has been removed and HARDWOOD FLOORS have been REFINISHED in most rooms. BASEBOARD TRIM has also been REFINISHED in the dining room. The unfinished BASEMENT has the updated mechanicals such as the newer HI-EFFICIENCY FURNACE, 50 gallon gas hi-efficiency water heater and the circuit breakers. The second floor has 3 BEDROOMS and a full bath. There is also a stairway to the OPEN FINISHED ATTIC on the 3rd floor which is A BLANK PALETTE for you! Some IMPROVEMENTS the present owner has made that match the age and PERSONALITY of this home are CROWN MOLDINGS & picture rails in all 2nd floor bedrooms, EXPOSED BRICK chimney in bedroom, fireplace mantle, BUILT-IN BOOKCASES that flank the FIREPLACE in the living room, dining room has new plate rail, board & batten walls, COFFERED CEILING and handrails on the stairway to 2nd floor. This REASONABLY PRICED gem is priced to please & move quickly! Located only 3 blocks away from the CROWN JEWEL PARK of Kankakee! Also, close to RIVERVIEW HISTORIC DISTRICT! Nearby are 2 RIVERFRONT PARKS with walking trails, 8 tennis courts, baseball fields, 3 PICKLEBALL COURTS & shuffleboard. Plus the BOAT CLUB with boat launches, the COUNTRY CLUB, Frank Lloyd Wright's first PRAIRIE DESIGNED B. Harley Bradley house, the KANKAKEE RIVER and the Kankakee Riverfront Trail BIKE TRAIL. The nearby Kankakee River is part of the National Water Trail, great for KAYAKING, canoeing, boating, WATER SKIING, jet skis, etc. Also, close to the highly rated Kankakee FARMERS MARKET in downtown Kankakee and Downtown Historic District along with great businesses like art galleries, a wine & craft beer boutique, an old theater, a boutique clothing store, an indoor mall with a pub and a wine bar plus ice cream shop and more! Plus the RIVERFRONT MASTER PLAN with the East Riverwalk! Kankakee School District offers MORE PROGRAM CHOICES than any other area school district. Unique choices like MAGNET & MONTESSORI, the Culinary Arts with the KAYS KITCHEN FOOD TRUCK to give students Culinary or BUSINESS EXPERIENCE and Kankakee Kays Battalion JROTC. Experience Kankakee and its MANY AMENITIES while traveling only about an hour to downtown Chicago. Ask for the 1 year AHS HOME WARRANTY! Start Packin'!
Exterior Features

Architectural Style American 4-Sq. Exterior Building Type Vinyl Siding Exterior Features DeckPorch Screened Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s)Transmitter(s) Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Detached Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Features Fenced YardMature TreesSidewalks Lot Size Less Than .25 Acre Parking Details Garage Parking Total 1 Roof Asphalt Types 3 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances RangeDishwasherRefrigeratorGas Oven Approximate Finished Sq Ft 0 Attic Finished Basement Unfinished Basement Bathrooms YN No Basement Details Full Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 4 Cooling Central Air Dining Room Separate Fireplace Features Wood BurningAttached Fireplace Doors/Screen Fireplace Location Living Room Fireplaces Total 1 Heating Natural GasForced Air Interior Features Hardwood FloorsWood Laminate FloorsFirst Floor BedroomFirst Floor Full BathBuilt-in FeaturesBookcasesCeiling - 9 FootCoffered Ceiling(s)Historic/Period MlwkDrapes/BlindsSeparate Dining RoomPlaster Laundry Features Gas Dryer HookupElectric Dryer Hookup Room Type Bonus RoomScreened Porch Rooms Bonus Room (Third) Screened Porch (Main) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) (N/A) Bedroom 2 (Second) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Main) Dining Room (Main) Family Room (N/A) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (N/A) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Second) Rooms Total 8 Total Sq Ft 0 Unfinished Sqft 0

Property Features

Age 91-100 Years Association Fee 0 Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Community Features ParkTennis Court(s)CurbsSidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Corporate Limits Kankakee Currently Leased No Disability Access And Or Equipped No Electric Circuit Breakers General Information School Bus ServiceCommuter BusInterstate Access Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required Master Association Fee YN No Mls Actual Status Active New Construction YN No Other Equipment TV-CableCO DetectorsCeiling Fan(s)Water Heater-Gas Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Rural No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions Home Warranty Tax Annual Amount 5478 Tax Year 2022 Township Kankakee Type Detached Single Water Source Public Zoning SINGL

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Listing provided courtesy of Coldwell Banker Realty: 815-933-9700.


© 2024 Midwest Real Estate Data LLC. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by MTP, MRED or Jasinski Home Team | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago. Based on information submitted to the MRED as of 2024-03-04T07:59:16.937 UTC. All data is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MRED. MRED supplied Open House information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may subsequently have sold and may no longer be available. NOTICE: Many homes contain recording devices, and buyers should be aware they may be recorded during a showing.

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