Evanston is 'Putting Dance on the Map' with free dance performances taking place Sunday afternoon at various locations around town. There are also open houses to explore on Sunday. Here's a sampling of some of the homes available to tour.
Open Sunday 2 to 4 p.m. List price: $1,650,000. Taxes: $29,195. 5BR/4.5BA.
This renovated Tudor home in Northeast Evanston has spacious rooms, nine-foot ceilings, relief moldings, hardwood floors and four fireplaces.
There is a formal living room with a wood burning fireplace and formal dining room.
The spacious eat-in kitchen has all-white cabinets, an island, and stainless steel appliances including a double oven and grill.
On the second floor, the master suite has a large walk-in closet and a private deck. Four additional bedrooms and two additional baths are on the second level as well.
In the basement is the family room, workshop space and laundry facilities.
The property has a fenced yard and sits on a quarter acre near the beach and the historic Grosse Point Lighthouse. For more information, contact William McClure of North Shore Homes, Inc. at 847-570-9868.
Open 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. List price: $259,000. Taxes: $4,029. 2BR/2BA.
Located in the vintage Stoneleigh Castle building in South Evanston, this elegant condo has generously-sized rooms, crown moldings, hardwood floors, and an easy-flowing traffic pattern, as well as North, East and West treetop views.
The living room has a wood-burning fireplace and there is a separate formal dining room.
There is an updated granite/stainless kitchen as well as updated baths and two nice-sized bedrooms.
The building has a private heated garage, free laundry on the first floor and is pet-friendly. For more information about this property handy to the lakefront, shopping and transportation, contact Alan May with Coldwell Banker at 847-924-3313.
Open 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. List price: $490,000. Taxes: $9,035. 3BR/2.5BA.
This colonial-style home in Northwest Evanston has hardwood floors, newer windows, SpacePak air-conditioning and vintage detail.
There is a living room with wood-burning fireplace and a separate dining room.
The updated eat-in kitchen has maple cabinets and newer appliances.
A three-season porch overlooks a fenced backyard with patio and perennial gardens.
On the second floor are three good-sized bedrooms with ample closet space, and a full bath.
There is a recreation room with second full bath in the basement.
This home, in the Kingsley Elementary School district, is across the street from a park and handy to public transportation. For more information, contact Carol Bild with Jameson Sotheby’s International Realty at 224-875-2400.
Open noon to 2 p.m. Sunday. List price: 649,000. Taxes: $15,498. 3BR/3.5BA.
This completely renovated limestone and brick greystone condominium is centrally located Downtown Evanston, and has 9-foot ceilings and Brazilian cherry floors.
There is a combination living room and dining room with gas log fireplace.
The gourmet eat-in kitchen has Shiloh designer cabinetry, granite countertops with island, and stainless steel appliances including a Viking oven and wine cooler.
The master suite rounds out the main level.
On the lower lever are two bedrooms, a custom media room with theater-style seating, and a den that could also be a fourth bedroom. A tile drainage system keeps it completely dry.
The two-level condo has a balcony, patio and large common deck. This downtown location is near trains and shops. Taxes for 2013 have been reduced. For more information, contact Linda Hoffman with @Properties at 847-962-5810.