1645 Henry Avenue Des Plaines, IL
$ 455,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11156275
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityDes Plaines
  • AreaDes Plaines
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60016
  • StyleAmerican 4-Sq.
  • Year Built1922
  • Taxes$ 8832
  • Price$ 455,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3152
  • Lot Size6,800 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Baird & Warner
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) - 103 - IL
Property Description

Need space? This home is a lot larger than it looks! 3152 sq ft of finished space plus a full unfinished basement. What a great value! Owners have spent many years upgrading to retain the charms of an older home yet modernize to today's tastes. Enjoy two main bedroom suites, each with a private bath, one on 1st floor for extended family living. Gorgeous solid hardwood flooring. Kitchen has solid honey color hickory cabinets, pantry cabinet, Corian counter-tops, all stainless steel appliances, undermount sink, under cabinet lights, and a built-in desk for home office. Kitchen is open to large eat-in dining area with sliding doors to deck. Great for entertaining with a fireplace in the living room and two slider doors to the deck for summer parties. Dining room has vintage corner built-ins. Can lighting almost throughout. Ceiling fans in all upstairs bedrooms. Newly rebuilt (2020)19'x13' deck with stairs right to your yard. Enter your private balcony though the French doors in 2nd floor Main bedroom suite. Comfort height mahogany colored bathroom vanity in upstairs suite. Three walk-in closets. Enormous storage area or project workshop for your tools in the unfinished basement. Owners will shed a tear leaving they have done so much to the home. Driveway 2020. A/C, Vinyl energy-efficient windows. New cement front steps, sidewalk and portico pillars, sump pump, one water heater 2019. Vinyl siding w/extra insulation added in the walls. Close to downtown for dining, shopping or commuting via Metra. Central Elementary school rated a "10". One car garage as-is. Plenty of room to put up a 2 car garage.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Central Elementary School Chippewa Middle School Maine West High School
Price History
7/15/2021 Listed $455,000

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Architectural Style American 4-Sq.
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
City Des Plaines
Community Features Park, Curbs, Sidewalks
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
County Cook
Days on Market 53
Directions Des Plaines River Rd South of Miner/Northwest Hwy to Henry W to 1645 on south side.
Electric Circuit Breakers
Elementary School Central Elementary School
Elementary School District 62
Exterior Features Balcony, Deck, Storms/Screens
Garage Spaces 1
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Radiant, Radiator(s), 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Indv Controls, Zoned
High School Maine West High School
High School District 207
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Center Hall Plan, Historic/Period Mlwk, Separate Dining Room
MLS Area Des Plaines
Middle/Junior High School Chippewa Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 62
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Henry
Tax Annual Amount 8832.75
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 11
Township Maine
Virtual Tour
Year Built 1922

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Bathrooom Soaking Tub
Bedrooms Possible 5
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 3
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, Laundry Chute, Sink
Living Area 3152
Livingareasource Assessor
Room Type Bedroom 5, Den, Office, Walk In Closet, Deck, Eating Area
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Exterior Vinyl Siding, Frame
Foundation Details Block, Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 50.2 X 134.6X 50X 134.1
Lot Size Acres 0.1561
Other Equipment TV-Cable, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan(s), Sump Pump, Multiple Water Heaters
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Balcony/Porch/Lanai 14X5 Second
Bedroom 2 14X12 Main Terracotta
Bedroom 3 14X13 Second Hardwood
Bedroom 4 13X12 Second Hardwood
Bedroom 5 13X12 Second Hardwood
Deck 19X13 Main
Den 8X7 Second Hardwood
Dining Room 14X11 Main Hardwood
Eating Area 15X10 Main
Kitchen 14X9 Main Terracotta Galley,Pantry-Closet,SolidSurfaceCounter
Living Room 27X13 Main Hardwood
Master Bedroom 18X13 Second Hardwood
Office 7X6 Main Terracotta
Walk In Closet 6X6 Second Hardwood


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

Property vs Single Family Average in 60016

AVG $410K
AVG $7,074
AVG 64
Year Built
AVG 1958
AVG 48
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