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1645 Henry Avenue

$430,000 1645 Henry Avenue, Des Plaines, IL 60016
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.
  • Sold
  • 5
  • 3
  • 1922
    Year Built
  • 3,152 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 3,152 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 0.156 Acres
  • MLS® ID: 11156275
  • Type: Residential
  • Year Built: 1922
  • Architecture Styles: American 4-Sq
  • Elementary School:Central Elementary School
  • Middle School: Chippewa Middle School
  • High School: Maine West High School
  • School District: 62


  • Total Bedrooms: 5
  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Laundry Room: Gas Dryer Hookup, Laundry Chute, Sink
  • Fireplace: Wood Burning
  • Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
  • Other Interior Features: Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, First Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Center Hall Plan, Historic/Period Mlwk, Separate Dining Room

Exterior & Building

  • Garage Space: 1
  • Water Source: Lake Michigan, Public
  • Roof: Asphalt
  • Heat Type: Natural Gas, Radiant, Radiator(s), Sep Heating Systems - 2, Indv Controls, Zoned
  • Air Conditioning: Central Air, Zoned
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Substructure: Block, Concrete Perimeter
  • HOA Amenities: Park, Curbs, Sidewalks
  • Other Exterior Features: Balcony, Deck, Storms/Screens


  • Sales Price: $430,000
  • Real Estate Tax: $8,833

1645 Henry Avenue

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