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Evanston Illinois 60201 United States of America

Listing # 27208

Rates From USD 3700 Monthly
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Last Updated: Saturday, April 20, 2019

Beautiful, spacious home in Evanston, from 1 Jul 2019 to summer 2020; close to Northwestern, Evanston Hospital, Loyola, Chicago Loop, Univ. of Chicago

Available 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020 (some flexibility). Ideal rental for family walking distance to ETHS and other great Evanston schools, downtown Evanston,Northwestern, El and Metra trains into the city.We seek a year lease.

Spacious, elegant six-bedroom double-house, designed by Myron Hunt (1896). Two fireplaces, the fully-furnished home is located on residential street in welcoming neighbourhood. In the Ridge Historic district, it has Evanston's very best schools. Dewey is around the corner and ETHS is a 9 minute walk. Our home has central air, formal dining room, eat-in kitchen,and full basement with washer/drier and lots of storage.

First floor has eat-in kitchen, formal dining room, living room with large screen tv, working fireplace, large entrance way, plus half bath. Kitchen has Jura coffee maker, roomba, slow cooker and security camera. Second floor has two bedrooms and large study plus full bathroom.

Third floor has a study, two bedrooms, plus bathroom with shower. Internet (wifi) on all floors. Small garden with gazebo.

Full basement for storage. Ample free, on-street parking in front of house in a welcoming neighborhood. This is a double house (designed by Myron Hunt) so it has its own small garden with access to the alley via the neighbors' yard. We actually share the backyard informally with our neighbors who have two boys between 16 and 18. Bikes and beach equipment on site. 10 minute stroll to Lake Michigan.

Home is a short walk to downtown Evanston, with abundant dining, multiplex cinemas, Public Library, Whole Foods, Northwestern, and Lake Michigan beaches, all less than a mile away. Nearby schools include Roycemore (private) Dewey, one of the best in Evanston, both 1 block away. High school is Evanston Township High Schools yearly. Deposit: 1 month's rent will be returned in full when the house is vacated in good condition. Rent: $3700 a month, plus gas, electric, internet and water not included. NB There is no rental fee. A deposit in the amount of monthly rent (returnable upon leaving the house as found) secures the home.

Ours is a double house; the exterior picture shows both our half and our neighbours, with their own address etc. Both were built as double houses, not retro-constructed.

Great location close to downtown Chicago: 20 minute drive to Loop--non-rush hour. Public transport includes L train and Metra train station--both have stops right on Davis via 7 minute walk. Short walk to Northwestern University. Drive to take L or Metra to Loyola, Northwestern Medical and Law Schools, and University of Chicago.

Please contact us at sshesgreen@niu.edu or scm@northwestern.edu
Phone 847 508 7002 or 847.809 3360. Or sshesgreen@niu.edu


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
4000 Sq. Feet
Suited for
6 people
Property Type


Available from Monday, July 1, 2019 until Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Minimum Stay
10 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
some flexibility with start and stop dates
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Evanston
Postal Code - State or Province 60201 IL
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Ridge Historic District in Evanston IL walk to trains and downtown Evanston
Closest University Northwestern University, Loyola, Univ. of Chicago, Depaul
University nearby Loyola, Depaul, University of Chicago, Newberry

Rental Price:

USD 3700 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
utilities not included;estimates available for gas, electric. Phone tv and wifi 39 monthly
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Architectural Gem
  • Historical Home
  • Summer Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Printer
  • Stairs
  • Fireplace
  • TV
  • Garden
  • Other: Near Lake Michigan and Evanston beaches


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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