Seller represented by:
Cathy and Jim Higgins with McCOLLY Real Estate

407 159th St Calumet City, IL 60409
  • For Sale
  • Single Family

407 159th St Calumet City, IL 60409 Get directions

$114,900 $129/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 2 Baths 891 Sq. ft. 9,278 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 97 Years
  • MLS# 11177951
  • Listed 2 Months 16 Days Ago


SELLER WILL CONTRIBUTE $3000 TOWARDS THE FEW CITY UPGRADES NEEDED. This is a very nice Home with a Picturesque lot. No homes across from you because of the Forest Preserve. Attractive Living room with Bow Window and decorative Fireplace. Eat in Kitchen with appliances included. Main level Bedroom with a Casablanca Fan. Full Bath. There is also a Back porch. 2 more Bedrooms on the upper level, but one bedroom is not fully enclosed. Full, partially finished Walk out basement with Rec room, Bar, full bath and laundry area with Washer and Dryer included. Glass Block Windows. Huge fenced yard with 2 sheds, a 4 person hot tub with newer motor and newer Cover. Weber Gas Grill included. The yard is absolutely beautiful! Large, 1.5 Car garage with drop down stairs for additional storage. Concrete side driveway. New Roof 2013. Brand new Central air unit 2021. Water heater 2015. Windows are not original and were replaced at one time. Home is close to shopping and major highways for an easier commute. The location is really nice. Take possession at close.



  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 12 x 12
  • Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 12 x 10
  • Bedroom 3 Dimensions: 8 x 9
  • Master Bedroom Level: Main Level
  • Bedroom 2 Level: 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 3 Level: 2nd Level
  • Master Bedroom Features: Flooring: Carpet
  • Bedroom 2 Features: Flooring: Carpet
  • Bedroom 3 Features: Flooring: Carpet
  • Master Bedroom Description: Window Treatments: All
  • Bedroom 2 Description: Window Treatments: All

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 6
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 3
  • Bedrooms (All Levels): 3
  • Other: 9 x 7
  • Other Level: Main Level
  • Other: Ceramic Tile
  • Game/Recreation Room Dimensions: 31 x 15
  • Living Room Dimensions: 20 x 14
  • Game/Recreation Room Level: Walkout Basement
  • Living Room Level: Main Level
  • Basement Description: Partially Finished


  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms On Basement Level: Yes

Interior Features

  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Full Bath
  • Recreation Room


  • Appliances: Oven/Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central Air
  • Fireplace Features: Fireplace Type: Decorative Only, Fireplace Location: Living Room
  • Heating Features: Gas, Forced Air
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1

Kitchen and Dining

  • Kitchen Description: Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 24 x 9
  • Kitchen Level: Main Level

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Patio
  • Hot Tub
  • Other Structures: Shed(s)

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Lot size:Less Than .25 Acre
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.213
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 9300
  • Lot Size Source: County Records
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 9278

Garage and Parking

  • Driveway: Concrete, Side Drive
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Features: Detached
  • Parking Features: Parking Type: Garage

Homeowners Association

  • Association: No
  • Association Fee 2 Frequency: Not Required
  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 0

School Information

  • School District: 157, 157, 215

Amenities and Community Features

  • Community Features: Street Paved

Other Property Info

  • Source Listing Status: Contingent
  • County: Cook
  • Directions: Burnham to 159th St, East to home.
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Source Property Type: Detached Single
  • Area: Calumet City
  • Source Neighborhood: Calumet City
  • Township: Thornton
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 891
  • Year Built: 1924
  • Building Exterior Type: Vinyl Siding
  • Direction Faces: N (North)
  • Living Area Source: Assessor
  • Property Age: 97
  • Levels or Stories: 1.5 Story


  • Electric: Circuit Breakers, 100 Amp Service
  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water Source: Lake Michigan

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
4 Hoover Elementary School PK-5 0.5 mi
5 Schrum Memorial School 6-8 0.8 mi
3 Thornton Fractional North High School 9-12 1.1 mi
NA Montessori Children's Private School PK-8 0.8 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.

Property History for 407 159th St

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2021-08-03 Listed $114,900 $128 Chicago

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.