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Comfortable Home in Historic Oak Park, Near Chicago

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1914 stucco home on quiet tree line street

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Last updated: 05/10/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The first floor flat is a large bright 2 bedroom apartment with a new kitchen featuring Stainless Steel Fagor appliances, granite counter tops and maple flooring. We have hardwood floors in the Living Room & Dining Room. Two carpeted bedrooms with a queen in one and twin bunk beds in the second. LvRm with couch & love seat and Futon in game room creates even more space. The apartment is fully furnished including all kitchen items with a piano for your use, ATT U-verse TV, internet and phone.

Extra space is provided inside with a Playroom in the full basement with a TV , Foosball table and a laundry room.

Outside makes the house so much more than staying in a hotel. A shared, fenced yard can be used for evening grilling or relaxing around the fire-pit. Both the Front & Back porches are covered with the front easily accommodating seating for 6. Plus you’ll have access to one garage parking space!

It is available for a minimum of four days.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The home has all the comforts available.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    ATT Uverse...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    One in LvRm and one in basement gameroom....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Ice Skating
  • Roller Blading
  • Tennis

Communication / Internet

  • Fax

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Bright perfect morning breakfast spot....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    window unit...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    Computer print and fax available to guests...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    yoga mat, rollers, weights stretch belt....moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    One garage space provided...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    coach and love seat...moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    limited...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Five burner gas cook top above gas oven in Stainless cook station...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Yard

Building Type

  • House

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
spring/summer/fall
May 13 - Oct 4, 2015
4 night min stay
$200
$1,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $75
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Special Weekends: Special Rates apply to the key events during the Chicago years: The Chicago Marathon, Labor Day Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Easter Week, Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year’s.

These events rent at $ 220/day Minimum $ 1000 stay.

Cleaning $75: Deposit $500.


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Last updated: 05/10/2015
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Location

12 Miles
Nearest Airport
OHare International
0.4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Maya del Sol
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Columbus Park Golf Course
0.3 Miles
Nearest Train
CTA Green Line
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Eisenhower Rt 290
0.4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Maya del Sol
20 Miles
Nearest Ski
Four Lakes Ski Area
12 Miles
Nearest Beach
Oak Street Beach

Car: Recommended

Our first floor apartment in a beautiful 1914 Stucco Home is an comfortable home in the heart of

Oak Park, a town famous as a unique village anchored in the late 1900’s by Frank Lloyd Wright’s home and studio. Oak Park is the closest western suburb of Chicago and only 8 miles to Lake Michigan and Millennium Park. The apartment is a short walk to the Green Line making it an ideal Chicago touring location or Marathon training & racing location.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: Transplanted Rhode Islander who has fallen in love with Chicago and Oak Park. I do a lot of travel and this is my apartment you'll be staying at!

Why the Owner Chose Oak Park:
Our house is in the Ridgeland Historical District and was build in 1914. One of only two homes on the block originally designed as a two flat. Scoville is a quiet tree lined street a walk from all the attractions that garnished Oak Park’s Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District the American Planning Association ranking as one of the Top 10 Best Neighborhoods in the Nation and the Village of Oak Park was voted Third Best Neighborhood in the United States.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Our 1200 sqft first floor apartment at 233 South Scoville Ave very comfortable, vintage home with lots of character in the heart of Oak Park a town famous as a unique village anchored in the late 1900’s by Frank Llyod Wright’s home and studio. Oak Park is the closest western suburb of Chicago and only 8 miles to Lake Michigan and Millennium Park. The apartment is a short walk to the Green Line making it an ideal Chicago touring location or Marathon training location.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • 1914 stucco home on quiet tree line street

    1914 stucco home on quiet tree line street

  • Dinner room also has a grand and upright piano.

    Dinner room also has a grand and upright piano.

  • nice bedroom with plenty of space

    nice bedroom with plenty of space

  • Bright fully furnished. My own home!

    Bright fully furnished. My own home!

  • new stainless and granite kitchen

    new stainless and granite kitchen

  • Full Tile Bath

    Full Tile Bath

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Minimum stay: 4 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/10/2015
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