1557 E PRAIRIE Avenue

Wheaton, IL
$ 1,299,000 Beds 5 Baths 6 Sq 7,000
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Welcome to Prairie Avenue, Wheaton...the prestigious enclave of luxury homes in the Glen Ellyn School Districts. This beautiful home and serene setting provides a sophisticated yet relaxed lifestyle. There are 5 en-suite bedrooms and 5.2 baths. The sprawling chefs kitchen equipped with 10 ft island and high-end appliances is open to the family room and screened porch, both with masonry fireplaces and access to the backyard and paver patio. The professionally landscaped back yard includes play set and large lush green space. 1st floor also includes large mud|laundry room, entry foyer, formal dining and living rooms and a private office with custom paneling, built-ins and coffered ceiling. The amazing deep pour finished basement features live-in quarters with separate entry, full kitchen, private bedroom and full bath. Also included is the recreation room with fireplace, game room, exercise room, media|theater room and wine cellar. 2nd floor has 4 bedrooms and 4 full baths. The master suite features views of the back yard with sitting room and coffee bar, spa bath and H|H walk-in closets. New roof 2019, New HVAC 2021, 9 & 10 ft. ceilings, hardwood floors, exterior irrigation system, central vac, dual hot water heaters and HVAC. Walk to restaurants, shops Metra train stations, schools and IL Prairie Path from this 7000 square foot beauty on quiet tree lined street! Glenbard West HS and D41 Elementary.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 1,299,000
  • Lot Size
  • 0.4066 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Sqr Footage
  • 7,000
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 5
  • Year Built
  • 2004
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 2
  • City, Zip
  • Wheaton
  • Taxes
  • $ 34326
  • County
  • Style
  • Area
  • Wheaton
  • MLS#
  • 11229086
  • Zip
  • 60187
Listing Provided by: Keller Williams Premiere Properties
Data Source: Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)



Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Range Hood, Other
Association Fee Includes Other
Basement Full, English
City Wheaton
Community Features Park, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
County Du Page
Days on Market 21
Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School Churchill Elementary School
Elementary School District 41
Exterior Features Hot Tub, Porch Screened, Brick Paver Patio
Garage Spaces 3
HOA Fee 400
HOA Fee Frequency Annually
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, Sep Heating Systems - 2+, Indv Controls, Zoned
High School Glenbard West High School
High School District 87
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Sauna/Steam Room, Hot Tub, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, In-Law Arrangement, First Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Center Hall Plan, Ceilings - 9 Foot
MLS Area Wheaton
Middle/Junior High School Hadley Junior High School
Middle/Junior School District 41
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name PRAIRIE
Tax Annual Amount 34326
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 15
Township Milton
Year Built 2004

Interior Features

Basement Finished, Exterior Access, Egress Window, 8 ft + pour, Rec/Family Area
Bathrooom Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Steam Shower, Double Sink, Full Body Spray Shower, Double Shower
Bedrooms Possible 5
Below Grade Finished Area 2000
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Starter
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 2
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, Sink
Living Area 7000
Livingareasource Estimated
Room Type Foyer, Sitting Room, Eating Area, Bedroom 5, Pantry, Media Room, Office, Kitchen, Screened Porch, Recreation Room
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 7
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Brick, Stone, Wood Siding
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 92 X 189
Lot Features Landscaped, Mature Trees
Lot Size Acres 0.4066
Other Equipment Humidifier, Central Vacuum, Intercom, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan(s), Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn, Air Purifier, Backup Sump Pump;, Radon Mitigation System, Multiple Water Heaters
Water Source Lake Michigan
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

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Based on the average sale price from the Park Ridge, IL office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Churchill Elementary School
Middle School Hadley Junior High School
High School Glenbard West High School

Price History

9/24/2021 Listed $1,299,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60187

AVG $700K
AVG $13,475
AVG 50
Year Built
AVG 1979
AVG 46
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1557 E PRAIRIE Avenue Wheaton, IL is a Single Family Home for sale at $1299000 with 7000 sqft and a lot size of 0.4066 Acres Acre(s). 1557 E PRAIRIE Avenue Wheaton has 5 bedrooms, 5 baths and was built in 2004. The property's zip code is 60187 which is in Wheaton, IL

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