7742 W Birchwood Ave Chicago, IL 60631
  • For Sale
  • Single Family

7742 W Birchwood Ave Chicago, IL 60631 Get directions

$849,900 $258/Sq. ft.
4 Beds 3 Baths 1 Partial Bath 3,300 Sq. ft. 5,445 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 10 Years
  • MLS# 10744443
  • Listed 1 Month Ago


Suburban Living in Chicago built in 2010! Come Home to this magnificent 2story stone and brick home with iron fence accents which sets charm and elegance in this Country French Chalet home. Enter through the hand carved custom Mahogany wood door to the beautiful chandelier foyer separating the LR from the amazing Chef's island kitchen. Hardwood flooring throughout. Cathedral Ceiling chandelier living room invites hospitality with its floor to ceiling logged electric/wood-burning fireplace if you prefer. Custom lighting throughout from the lit bookshelf on either side of the fireplace, to the picture lighting to the recessed lighting. Note the exceptional mill work on the first floor: crown molding, baseboard trim and marble counters t/o. French Doors open to the outside to bring in that fresh air. Marble topped island overlooks the foyer and living room with antique white cabinets in this chef's kitchen. SS farm sink, 36 Chef Samsung Collection Professional 5 burner Gas Range in SS, Star-Sapphire Luxury Dishwasher, Thermador double over, and Kitchen-aid sub zero & microwave in island. Note the lovely back splash and pot faucet. Cabinets with a purpose, pantry and beautiful custom hood exhaust venting to the outside will strike your eye.From the kitchen you'll note the supersized dining room with buffet space, recessed lighting. Hallway lit with custom scones to the First floor powder rm with marble topped vanity. 1st floor electolux washer & dryer with storage. This hallway leads to 1st floor master suite. Feel like royalty with his & her closets, master bath with custom designed cabinet with double sink & marble countertop and French Doors. Upstairs view the family room loft 22 x 12 , ceiling fan and recessed canned lighting with closet access to 2nd furnace. Hardwood flooring in the other 3 bedrooms with ceiling fans. Hall bath with marble sink vanity, ceramic tiled encased tub with clear shower doors. 2 zone HVAC systems, crown molding throughout with beautiful mid stained hardwood flooring & baseboards, and custom electric fixtures with dimmer switches. Basement features a lovely 23 x 40 family room, full bath, snack center with refrigerator and microwave, storage and a mechanical room. Access to the yard is through the dining room with covered deck entertaining area. Mature landscaping in yard features a herringbone designed circular brick based pergola for enjoying the great outdoors. Fully fenced with sprinkler system installed. Come in the evening and enjoy the custom exterior lighting in your new home. Do watch the video and 3D matterport.


Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 9
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 4
  • Bedrooms (All Levels): 4
  • Entry Foyer Dimensions: 7 x 13
  • Game/Recreation Room Dimensions: 23 x 40
  • Living Room Dimensions: 21 x 17
  • Loft Dimensions: 22 x 12
  • Entry Foyer Level: Main Level
  • Game/Recreation Room Level: Basement
  • Living Room Level: Main Level
  • Loft Level: 2nd Level
  • Entry Foyer Features: Hardwood
  • Game/Recreation Room Features: Carpet
  • Loft Features: Hardwood
  • Basement Description: Finished
  • Game/Recreation Room Description: Blinds
  • Loft Description: Plantation Shutters

Interior Features

  • Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
  • Skylight(s)
  • Bar-Wet
  • Hardwood Floors
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Laundry
  • 1st Floor Full Bath
  • Built-in Features
  • Loft
  • Recreation Room
  • Foyer
  • Deck


  • Appliances: Oven-Double, Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, All Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances, Cooktop, Oven/Built-in, Range Hood
  • Laundry Features: Laundry Room Size: 5X6, Laundry Room Level: Main Level, Laundry Room Flooring: Hardwood


  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 18 x 24
  • Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 22 x 15
  • Bedroom 3 Dimensions: 14 x 14
  • Bedroom 4 Dimensions: 11 x 16
  • Master Bedroom Level: Main Level
  • Bedroom 2 Level: 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 3 Level: 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 4 Level: 2nd Level
  • Master Bedroom Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 2 Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 3 Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 4 Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Master Bedroom Description: Window Treatments: Plantation Shutters
  • Bedroom 2 Description: Window Treatments: Plantation Shutters
  • Bedroom 3 Description: Window Treatments: Plantation Shutters
  • Bedroom 4 Description: Window Treatments: Plantation Shutters


  • Total Bathrooms: 3.1
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms On Basement Level: Yes
  • Bathroom 1 Features: Double Sink

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central Air
  • Fireplace Features: Wood Burning, Electric
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Description: Dining Room: Separate, Dining Room: 23X12
  • Dining Room Level: Main Level
  • Kitchen Description: Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Island, Pantry-Closet
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 18 x 12
  • Kitchen Level: Main Level

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Deck
  • Patio
  • Deck Dimensions: 15 x 10
  • Deck Level: Main Level
  • Deck Features: Hardwood

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Corner, Lot size:Less Than .25 Acre
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.125
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 124.8 X 43.6
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 5445

Garage and Parking

  • Driveway: Concrete
  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Garage Description: Garage Door Opener(s)
  • Garage Features: Attached
  • Parking Features: Parking Type: Garage

Manufactured and Mobile Info

  • Model: CUSTOM

School Information

  • Elementary School: Ebinger Elementary School
  • High School: Taft High School
  • School District: 299, 299, 299

Amenities and Community Features

  • Community Features: Park/Playground

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 5099.41
  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • County: Cook
  • Directions: Touhy Ave (west of Harlem Ave) to N Overhill Ave go north to W Birchwood Ave go west to address.
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Source Property Type: Detached Single
  • Area: CHI - Edison Park
  • Source Neighborhood: CHI - Edison Park
  • Parcel Number: 09253050370000
  • Township: Jefferson
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 3300
  • Year Built: 2010
  • Attic: Dormer
  • Building Exterior Type: Brick, Stone
  • Direction Faces: W (West)
  • Foundation Details: Concrete
  • Living Area Source: Landlord/Tenant/Seller
  • Property Age: 10
  • Roof: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
  • Levels or Stories: 2 Stories


  • Electric: Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water Source: Lake Michigan, Public

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
10 Ebinger Elementary School K-8 1 mi
7 Taft High School 7-12 2.7 mi
1 Hope College Prep High School 9-12 18 mi
NA Pk Ridge Intl Mont Private School K-6 0.6 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 7742 W Birchwood Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2020-06-12 Listed $849,900 $257 Chicago
2014-12-10 Listing removed $799,000 $242 Chicago
2014-05-10 Price Changed $799,000 $242 Chicago
2014-02-28 Listed $850,000 $257 Chicago
1999-03-04 Sold - - Public Record
1990-04-06 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.