209 N Columbia St

Naperville, IL 60540 View Map $1,010,000 Ask a Question
209 N Columbia St Naperville, IL 60540 | MLS 11971508 Photo 1
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209 N Columbia St, Naperville, IL 60540 | detached single for sale
Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached Single
MLS #:11971508
Sq. Feet:3,100 Total / 825 Finished
Date Sold:4/22/2024
Nestled in the heart of Naperville, this fully restored American Four-Square home at 209 N Columbia stands as a testament to timeless elegance and meticulous craftsmanship. Boasting five spacious bedrooms and four well-appointed baths, this residence offers a blend of classic charm and modern convenience. Custom millwork throughout is period matched to reflect the restoration Upon entering, a beautiful foyer welcomes you, setting the tone for the refined interiors that follow. The main level impresses with its soaring 10" ceilings, creating an open and airy atmosphere throughout. The living room is a radiant space, bathed in natural light streaming through a stunning stained-glass window, complemented by a vast four-pillar outdoor porch - a perfect spot for morning coffee or evening gatherings. For those who love to entertain, the expansive dining room provides ample space for hosting grand dinner parties, ensuring cherished memories are created in this inviting space. Vintage antique Stained glass windows from England add a touch of elegance. The kitchen is a chef's dream, featuring granite countertops, a 48" Wolf dual fuel stove/oven, a Sub-Zero refrigerator, and a Bosch dishwasher. Custom cabinetry With an island and a separate island eat-in area, it is both functional and aesthetically pleasing. It is truly a chef's dream. Additionally, this home boasts a distinctive feature separate butler's staircase off the kitchen. This thoughtful design element adds a touch of nostalgia and further emphasizes the attention to detail that went into the restoration of this remarkable residence. It's a testament to the thoughtful layout and consideration of the home's historical significance, providing both charm and practicality for modern living. Convenience meets versatility with a main floor den/bedroom, accompanied by an adjacent full bath - a thoughtful addition to the floor plan. A mudroom off a quaint enclosed porch provides a practical transition space. Ascending to the second floor, the refinished fir floors lend a touch of warmth and character. All bedrooms are generously sized, offering comfort and privacy to every member of the household. The primary bedroom is a haven of light and tranquility, featuring an ensuite bathroom that exudes a spa-like ambiance, providing a sanctuary for relaxation. The basement is a versatile space, complete with a full kitchen, an extra bedroom, and another full bath. High ceilings add to the sense of space and airiness, making it an inviting area for various activities. The large rec room is perfect for movie nights or casual gatherings. Beautiful backyard with slate patio gathering area. Flowers, spices, and vegetable plantings complete the sense of home. The Backyard is an oasis where family and friends can watch movies on the big screen. The garage is quite oversized, currently a 2 car that could be expanded for a third car. In summary, 209 N Columbia is not just a house; it's a masterpiece of architectural grace and thoughtful design. With its blend of historic charm and modern amenities, it offers a truly exceptional living experience in the heart of Naperville.

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Community Information

Address:209 N Columbia St, Naperville, IL 60540
Zip Code:60540

School Information

School District:203
High School:Naperville North High School
Middle School:Washington Junior High School
Elementary School:Ellsworth Elementary School


Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 4
Year Built:1915
Style:American 4-Sq.
Exterior Construction Type: Cedar, Wood Siding
Age Range: 100+ Years
Type Detached: 2 Stories
Roof: Asphalt
Foundation: Concrete Perimeter, Stone
Basement: Finished
Basement Type: Full
Garage Type: Detached
Garage Features: Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s)
Attached Garage: Yes
Garage Ownership: Owned
Parking: Garage

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, In-Law Arrangement, First Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s), Ceiling - 10 Foot, Historic/Period Mlwk, Special Millwork, Granite Counters, Separate Dining Room, Workshop Area (Interior)
Fireplace Features: Gas Log, Gas Starter
Fireplaces Total: 1
Laundry: Gas Dryer Hookup, In Unit
Rooms: Attic, Bedroom 5, Den, Foyer, Mud Room, Screened Porch, Kitchen, Recreation Room, Sitting Room
Exterior Features: Patio
Parking Total: 2
Garage Spaces: 2
Air Conditioning: Central Air, Zoned
Heat Source / Type: Natural Gas, Forced Air
Total Rooms:13

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 0
Below Grade 825
Total 825

Property Features

Lot Dimensions:Less Than .25 Acre
Lot Features: Fenced Yard, Landscaped, Level
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Lake Michigan
Electric: 200+ Amp Service
Transportation: Commuter Bus
Driveway: Concrete, Off Alley
Open House Count: 0
Closed Buyer Brokerage Compensation: 2.5% -300
Closed Buyer Brokerage Compensation Type: % of Gross Sale Price
Directions:Ogden to Columbia south of North ave to home

Tax and Financial Info

Tax Year: 2022
Tax Annual Amount: $11,378
Ownership: Fee Simple



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