140 Augusta Avenue DeKalb, IL
$ 200,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11204340
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyDE KALB
  • CityDeKalb
  • AreaDe Kalb
  • NeighborhoodNorth 5th Ward
  • Zip60115
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1919
  • Taxes$ 5454
  • Price$ 200,000
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2000
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Coldwell Banker Real Estate Group
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) - 103 - IL
Property Description

Beautifully renovated 100+ year old home located across from the historic Ellwood House. The home is a short distance to the downtown area, to NIU, and to local parks. The house is heated by natural gas and has a newer central AC system. Gorgeous, original hardwood floors throughout the first floor and staircase to the second floor. Fully operational fireplace and built-in bookcases in downstairs living room. Spacious living room has lots of natural lighting flowing through large, insulated windows. Laundry room w/ hookups and a utility tub are in the first-floor pantry with large, built-in cupboards and counter space. Upstairs bedrooms have newer carpet and large adjacent sunrooms which can be used for offices or additional sleeping areas. There is a walk-in closet and storage area between the two upstairs bedrooms. Large two-car garage with door opener. This house has many available storage options, including an attic and an unfinished basement. Basement floor was recently painted. This is a great one-of-a-kind home for the right people who love living in a beautiful older home in a lovely historic neighborhood!

High School
De Kalb High School
Price History
8/30/2021 Listed $220,000
11/11/2021 10% - $200,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Water Softener Owned
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Partial
City DeKalb
Community Features Park, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air
County De Kalb
Days on Market 79
Directions Rt 38 to First St to Augusta Ave.
Electric Circuit Breakers
Elementary School District 428
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
High School De Kalb High School
High School District 428
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, First Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Bookcases, Some Carpeting, Some Wall-To-Wall Cp
MLS Area De Kalb
Middle/Junior School District 428
New Construction No
Other Structures None
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Asphalt, Other
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Augusta
Tax Annual Amount 5454
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 6
Township DeKalb
Virtual Tour
Year Built 1919

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished, Bathroom Rough-In
Bedrooms Possible 2
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features In Unit, Sink
Living Area 2000
Livingareasource Assessor
Room Type Heated Sun Room, Sun Room
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 2
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Door Features French Doors
Exterior Vinyl Siding
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite No
Garage Ownership N/A
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 151X75X129
Lot Features Irregular Lot, Park Adjacent, Mature Trees
Other Equipment Water-Softener Owned, CO Detectors, Sump Pump
Water Source Public
Waterfront Y/N No


  • 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 60115

AVG $240K
AVG $5,353
AVG 64
Year Built
AVG 1950
AVG 46
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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