Seller represented by:
Anne Rodia with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

Buyer represented by:
Terrie Whittaker with Redfin Corporation

5300 W Pensacola Avenue
  • Active Under Contract
  • Single Family Residence

5300 W Pensacola Avenue, Chicago, IL 60641 5300 W Pensacola Avenue Get directions

6 Beds 2 Baths 1 Partial Bath 4,730 Sq.ft. 4011.88 Acre Lot
  • StyleBungalow
  • Age 95 Years
  • School District Schurz High School
  • MLS# 11758720
  • Listed April 13, 2023


Multiple offers received. Highest & best called for by 10am on 04/18/23. First time on the market in 40+ years. This jumbo octagonal brick bungalow set on a corner is located in the best part of the highly coveted Portage Park! With five bedrooms above grade - 3 on the first floor and 2 on the second and a heated fourth separate room on the main floor that could be an office or a 6th bedroom this home is huge. The lower level is finished with a fireplace and a bar! Additional rooms in the basement house mechanicals, a work shop, the full size side by side washer dryer and two smaller rooms could be a wine cellar or additional storage! Just a short walk to the Park and in the top-rated Portage Park public school system, this home features the original baseboards & crown molding throughout the house, custom solid oak radiator covers, solid wood doors with french doors leading into a formal dining room that will easily accommodate 12 comfortably. The living room has beautiful original stained-glass windows and the living room, dining room and 3 of the bedrooms on the main floor feature nicely finished solid oak flooring. Kitchen with granite counters and stainless appliances - KitchenAid dishwasher, microwave, double oven & fridge, Thermador 5 burner cook top. The home has been well cared for - new tear off roof - house & garage in 2019; new gutter covers installed in 2019 on copper gutters; stacks replaced in 2019; house and garage tuckpointed in 2015; breaker panels installed and new wire pulled in the existing conduit in 2006; first & second floor windows replaced in 2014. Historical & stained-glass windows reconditioned in 2014; new boiler installed, 2019; core basement windows replaced with block in 2010; new concrete driveway poured in 2020. Sidewalk & parkway walks replaced in 2020. Home is part of an estate sale and is being sold AS-IS.



  • Unfinished
  • Full

Interior Features

  • Wet Bar
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Entrance Foyer


  • Oven
  • Double Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
  • Cooktop
  • Range Hood
  • Gas Cooktop
  • Electric Oven


  • Hardwood


  • Ceiling Fan(s)


  • Radiant


  • 1 Fireplace(s) Total
  • Has Firepace: Yes

Fireplace Features

  • Gas Log

Patio and porch

  • Porch


  • Corner Lot
  • 0.0921 acres
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 32X125

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Door Opener
  • Concrete
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage: Yes

Construction Details

  • Asphalt

Community Features

  • Park
  • Curbs
  • Sidewalks
  • Street Lights


  • Public Sewer

Water Source

  • Public

Nearby Schools

School Type School District
Elementary School Portage Park Elementary School 299
Middle Or Junior School Portage Park Elementary School 299
High School Schurz High School 299