2427 Chestnut St Waukegan, IL 60087
  • For Sale
  • Single Family

2427 Chestnut St Waukegan, IL 60087 Get directions

$155,000 $124/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 1 Bath 1 Partial Bath 1,249 Sq. ft. 7,536 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Styleranch_house
  • Age 61 Years
  • MLS# 10613766
  • Listed 5 Months 16 Days Ago


Bright and sunny north side ranch home, close to Lyons Woods Forest Preserve, Bowen Park, Lake Michigan, Genesee Theatre! You will get a good feeling when you walk into this home, greeted by the sunny living room boasting newer windows, newer neutral blinds, wood-burning fireplace, and opening to a formal dining room, also bright and sunny. The kitchen has many cabinets, a newer built-in stove (2018), peninsula, and desk area for organizing and computer space. 3 good sized bedrooms, the master bedroom with a private half bath. Basement is full and easy to finish off - there is a rec room area at bottom of stairs and plenty of extra storage space around. Washer and dryer are newer, and hot water heater new in 2017. The roof on this home was replaced 3 years ago, complete tear-off, and gutters replaced at the same time - wider gutters with leaf screens. The driveway is also newer and solid concrete reinforced with rebar. Newer front door. Pretty tree-lined back yard, mostly fenced. Good closet space. Check out this home today! (photos show home prior to garage sale)


Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 6
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 3
  • Bedrooms (All Levels): 3
  • Living Room Dimensions: 19 x 14
  • Living Room Level: Main Level
  • Basement Description: Unfinished


  • Total Bathrooms: 1.1
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms On Basement Level: No

Interior Features

  • Hardwood Floors
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Full Bath


  • Appliances: Oven-Double, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Cooktop, Oven/Built-in, Range Hood
  • Equipment: Security System, CO Detectors


  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 14 x 10
  • Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 12 x 10
  • Bedroom 3 Dimensions: 13 x 10
  • Master Bedroom Level: Main Level
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Main Level
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Main Level
  • Master Bedroom Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 2 Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 3 Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Master Bedroom Description: Window Treatments: Blinds
  • Bedroom 3 Description: Window Treatments: Blinds

Heating and Cooling

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

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Description: Dining Room: Separate, Dining Room: 10X10
  • Dining Room Level: Main Level
  • Kitchen Description: Galley
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 16 x 10
  • Kitchen Level: Main Level

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Porch

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Lot size:Less Than .25 Acre
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.173
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 7536

Garage and Parking

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

School Information

  • Elementary School: John S Clark Elementary School
  • Middle School: Jack Benny Middle School
  • School District: 60, 60, 60

Amenities and Community Features

  • Community Features: Park/Playground, Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 3743.42
  • Source Listing Status: Contingent
  • County: Lake
  • Directions: Lewis & Sunset, East and Sunset turns into Golf to Chestnut, North on Chestnut to home, or Sheridan and Blanchard (near Lyons Woods Forest Preserve) West to Chestnut, South a few blocks to home
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Source Property Type: Detached Single
  • Area: Park City / Waukegan
  • Source Neighborhood: Park City / Waukegan
  • Parcel Number: 08091060160000
  • Township: Waukegan
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 1249
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Building Exterior Type: Cedar, Frame
  • Direction Faces: W (West)
  • Living Area Source: Assessor
  • Property Age: 61
  • Roof: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
  • Levels or Stories: 1 Story
  • House Style: Ranch


  • Electric: Circuit Breakers
  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water Source: Public

Accessibility Features

  • Disability Access and/or Equipped: Yes
  • Disability Access/Equipment Details: Entry Slope less than 1 foot, Low Pile Carpeting, Main Level Entry, No Interior Steps

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
6 John S Clark Elementary School K-5 0.2 mi
3 Jack Benny Middle School 6-8 0.4 mi
1 Waukegan High School 9-12 2.5 mi
NA Lake County Baptist Private School PK-12 1.1 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 2427 Chestnut St

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2020-04-20 Price Changed $155,000 $124 Chicago
2020-03-27 Price Changed $160,000 $128 Chicago
2020-01-18 Listed $162,700 $130 Chicago
1984-03-01 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.