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140 Melrose Ave
Kenilworth, IL 60043
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140 Melrose Ave Kenilworth, IL 60043

  • 6 beds
  • 5.5 baths
  • 5,098 sqft
  • 0.45 acres lot size
  • Single-Family Home
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  • 31 Elementary Schools

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    7 High Schools

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Property Details for 140 Melrose Ave


This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from January 27, 2011
Situated on one of Kenilworth's finest streets this attractive red brick Georgian with attached 2-car garage is impeccably maintained. The 1st floor features gracious formal rooms, well-planned gourmet kitchen, wonderful family room, solarium, and paneled library. There are five bedrooms and four full baths on the 2nd level with a sixth bedroom and bath on the 1st floor. The fabulous lower level includes a built-in wine cellar, exercise room, media center and wet bar. Ideally located near Sears School, New Trier High School, train and Lake Michigan.

140 Melrose Ave Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 12/2016:
    • Single Family Residential
    • 1 Partial Bathroom
    • Built In 1973
    • Parking Spaces: 2
    • Basement: Improved Basement (Finished)
    • Tax Rate Code Area: 23013
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • 5,098 sqft
    • A/C: Central
    • Roof: Wood Shake/ Shingles
    • Fireplace
    • 5 Bathrooms
    • Lot Size: 0.45 acres
    • Parking: Attached Garage
    • Construction: Masonry
    • County: Cook
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Additional Costs For 140 Melrose Ave


Property Taxes and Assessment of 140 Melrose Ave


Land
Improvement
Total
$30,674
+
$158,038
=
$188,712
Year Tax Assessment Market
2015 $49,787 $188,712  N/A
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 140 Melrose Ave


Date Event Price Source Agents
07/20/2011 Sold view detail $2,029,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    07/20/2011
  • Contract Date
    06/20/2011
  • Sale Price
    $2,029,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount computed from Transfer Tax or Excise Tax.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $1,015
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $2,029
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Warranty Deed

Real Estate Trends in this area

Median sale price for all homes in this area $1,325,000 0% below listing price

Sold Homes near 140 Melrose Ave


Address Distance Property Type Sold price Sold date Bed Bath Sqft
1531 Spencer Ave, Wilmette IL 1.10 Single-Family Home $940,000 05/02/17 4 2.5 2,633
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215 Ridge Ave, Winnetka IL 1.05 Single-Family Home $1,055,000 10/18/16 4 3.5 5,742
549 Earlston Rd, Kenilworth IL 0.63 Single-Family Home $1,200,000 10/07/16 4 4.5 4,084
304 Melrose Ave, Kenilworth IL 0.25 Single-Family Home $1,325,000 04/24/17 5 3.5 4,394
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519 Cherry St, Winnetka IL 0.99 Single-Family Home $1,450,000 03/22/17 6 3.5 3,951
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