With temperatures in the low 80s and gentle breezes off the lake, Sunday should be a beautiful day to take in some open houses. Here are a few of the Evanston homes that will be open to tour.
Open noon to 2 p.m. Sunday. List price: $859,000. Taxes: $14,718. 5BR/2.2BA.
This Northwest Evanston Colonial combines classic style with many updates including new second and third floor baths, new lighting fixtures and refinished hardwood floors.
There is a formal living room with wood burning fireplace and a separate formal dining room.
The sleek white kitchen has updated stainless steel appliances and an eat-in breakfast area, and leads to a 15-by-9 family room.
On the second floor are four bedrooms, including the master bedroom with half-bath, and a full bath.
The fifth bedroom is on the third level along with a full bath and attic space.
Mechanical updates include a new high efficiency boiler, SpacePak, upgraded electrical and plumbing systems and a new tear-off roof.
This five-bedroom home is in the Orrington/ Haven school district. For more information, contact Jan Hazlett with @Properties at 847-529-3737.
Open 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. List price: $1,698,000. Taxes: $32,235. 6BR/5.5BA.
This French Provincial home in Northeast Evanston has expansive living space on three levels.
There is a formal living room with wood-burning fireplace and a separate formal dining room.
The home has a DeGuilio-designed eat-in kitchen complete with custom cabinetry, hand painted tiles and stainless steel appliances – including a double oven and Sub-Zero refrigerator. The kitchen opens to a newly added great room. A library rounds out the first floor.
On the second floor are six bedrooms, including the master bedroom with marble bath & walk-in closet.
There is a 34-by-17 recreation room with wood-burning fireplace in the basement.
The home has been updated with new windows, bathrooms, updated mechanicals and a tear-off roof. For more information, contact Mary Debes with Jameson Sotheby’s International Realty at 847-733-2866.
Open 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. List price: $549,000. Taxes: $9,945. 3BR/3BA.
This contemporary townhome has three levels of living space with hardwood floors throughout.
The entry level includes the family room, a half bath and a door leading out to a private brick paver patio.
On the second level there is a spacious living room, separate dining room, and an eat-in kitchen with white cabinets, new granite countertops, and stainless steel appliances.
The third level has three bedrooms, including the master bedroom with ensuite bath as well as a remodeled hallway bath.
There is a two-car attached garage and security system.
This townhome is close to NU, downtown, transportation, shops, restaurants and gym. For more information, contact Joe Nash with Prudential Rubloff at 847-881-8032.
Open 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. List price: $699,000. Taxes: $13,083. 5BR/3.5BA.
This historic Queen Anne Victorian home has an expansive foyer with millwork staircase. There is a spacious living room with fireplace and a gracious dining room.
The bright eat-in kitchen has Euro-style white cabinets and white appliances. A den is also on the first floor.
On the second floor is the master bedroom with fireplace and ensuite bath, along with two spacious bedrooms.
The third level has two additional bedrooms and a sunny 18-by14 studio.
A recreation room, exercise room and storage area are in the basement.
The property has a two-car garage and is convenient to public transportation, parks, schools, dining and shopping. For more information, contact Carmen Corbett with Coldwell Banker at 847-989-8276.