Home For Sale – 4808 Oakwood Avenue, Downers Grove

4808 Oakwood Avenue, Downers Grove Home for sale in the Pierce Downer School District.

A notable American 4-square treasure in the heart of Downers Grove pouring with original features & charm including the beautiful hardwood floors, untouched woodwork, tall ceilings & fixtures. Welcoming front porch greets you and offers a ceiling fan, 2 swings with TONS of room to entertain or enjoy a cup of coffee while watching the birds flutter through the front yard. Enter through the front door to the living room with original woodwork, hardwood floors & gas hookup fireplace which has updated brickwork and chimney (can be converted back to wood burning). Original wood columns outline the separate dining area with vintage fixture and hardwood floors. Kitchen appliances are stainless steel, along with pure oak countertops, custom cabinet doors & door to rear exterior. 2nd level boasts 3 spacious bedrooms all with beautiful original hardwood floors & nicely sized closets in each room. Incredibly charming LARGE full bathroom with tub, custom vanity sink & window. BONUS finished attic on the 3rd floor currently used as a TV room but could also be a bedroom, play room or office! Finished basement includes office/living area with wall of closets for AMPLE storage, laundry room, half bath and huge storage room! Large concrete patio and lush greenery with beautiful mature trees round out the backyard! This home has MANY recent updates including: Most windows 1-3 years old, roof 2018, fireplace brickwork & chimney, 200 amp electrical system, copper piping, rebuilt staircase and leaf guard gutters (with lifetime warranty). Located on one of the few remaining brick roads in town, this is the 3rd house that was built on Oakwood with a location that cannot be beat! Close to all of Downtown Downer’s incredible amenities such as the Metra station (COMMUTERS DREAM!), popular dining, shopping, parks, entertainment & in an award winning school district (Pierce Downer, Herrick & Downers Grove North)! 


View the Inside of 4808 Oakwood Avenue, Downers Grove Home

Home Specifications

Dining Room: 13×13-1st level (hardwood flooring)
Living Room: 23×15-1st level (hardwood flooring)
Kitchen: 9×10-1st level (hardwood flooring)

Master Bedroom: 16×10-2nd level (hardwood flooring)
Master Bathroom: Full-2nd level (hardwood flooring)
Bedroom 2: 13×11-2nd level (hardwood flooring)
Bedroom 3:  9×13-2nd level (hardwood flooring)

Attic:  18×16-3rd level (carpeting)

Family Room: 13×19-Basement (parquet)
Bathroom:  1/2 Bath (parquet))
Laundry Room:  9×9-Basement (parquet)

Year Built: 1909
Tax Amount: 7297.84

Interior Property Features: Original Hardwood Floors, Finished Attic, Finished Basement, Fireplace
Exterior Property Features: Large Covered Porch, Concrete Patio, Mature Trees
Appliances: Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Security System
Equipment: Central Air, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fans


4808 Oakwood Avenue, Downers Grove, IL Virtual Tour Video

4808 Oakwood Avenue, Downers Grove, Illinois is 22 miles west of Chicago. It has also been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Friendliest Towns. The highly ranked schools were a top factor in Downers Grove being named one of the Top 10 Livable Cities for Kids and Top 100 Places to Live by Livability.com.

Downers Grove is home to Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Avery Coonley School, Sara Lee, FTD, the soon to be Amazon Distribution Center, and more. The Tivoli Theatre, one of the first theaters in the United States to be equipped with sound, is still in use in Downers Grove. In addition to showing movies, the Tivoli is home to several local performing arts groups.

With convenient access to Chicago via Metra rail service and several major expressways including 1-88, I-355, 1-55, I-294, and I-290, this makes Downers Grove a prime location to live.

If you are interested in the home at 4808 Oakwood Avenue Downers Grove located in Pierce Downer School District, please contact a Real Estate Agent at Wenzel Select Properties. Call (630) 430-4790 or by email on our contact page.