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4908 South Kimbark Avenue, CHICAGO, IL – $850,000

  • 5 Beds
  • Baths
  • 5,439 Sqft
  • .23 Acres
  • 5 Beds
  • Baths
  • 5,439 Sqft
  • .23 Acres

4908 South Kimbark Avenue

Located on the most desirable, family-friendly block of the historic Kenwood landmark district, 4908 S Kimbark was built in 1908 for R L Gifford, President of Illinois Engineering Co. This elegant 3-story brick house with matching coach house retains a wealth of irreplaceable vintage features: large graciously proportioned rooms, mahogany and oak paneling, hardwood floors, fireplaces with original tilework, leaded-glass windows, high ceilings. Enormous updated kitchen, with state-of-the-art appliances, provides ample storage and counter space, along with room for a full-sized table for family meals. Adjacent laundry/mudroom provides convenient access to the 2-car garage. The 2nd floor features 3 bedrooms, all with ensuite baths, including the imposing master suite, composed of 3 large rooms plus private bath. Full-height 3rd floor provides two more large bedrooms, hall bath, and a spacious family room with its own kitchen. Charming private backyard. Studio apartment above the garage.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #09773225
  • Sold Price$850,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms4.50
  • Full Baths4
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage5,439
  • Acres0.23
  • Year Built1908
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached Single
  • StatusClosed

Community Information

  • Address4908 South Kimbark Avenue
  • AreaCHI - Kenwood
  • CountyCook
  • StateIL
  • Zip Code60615


  • Parking Spaces2
  • # of Garages2
  • GaragesGarage Door Opener(s)


  • Cooling3+ (Window/Wall Unit)
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementUnfinished
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces2
  • StoriesD


Gas, Hot Water/Steam, Radiators


  • ExteriorBrick
  • Exterior FeaturesDeck

Listing Details

Listing Office

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff

Selling Office

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff

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Listing information last updated on August 24th, 2019 at 9:35pm CDT.