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This pad was taken off the market on 11/5/17.


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2 beds
1 bath
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511 Main Street
Evanston, IL 60202


  • Updated 11 months ago
  • Cats Allowed
Spacious and unique two-bedroom apartment just minutes from downtown Evanston, and just steps away from the Main St. Purple Line station. Located above the world-famous Piron chocolate shop and Kuni's sushi restaurant, this second-floor unit is quiet and comfortable, with instant access to the Main Street shopping district. Unique layout with Living Room, Dining Room and Kitchen connected by a main hallway, with bedrooms off either side. Living room has newly-installed windows providing a great view of Main Street as well as reducing drafts. Bedrooms each have their own radiator, and will easily fit a queen-sized bed. Closet space is ample, with one bedroom having a half-sized walk-in closet with lots of shelving space, and the other having a double-door, wide and shallow closet with plenty of room for a dresser and laundry baskets. Dining room/Den provides ample space for a kitchen table, as well as room for a desk, bookshelves, and more! Enough room to make it a secondary living room or home office! Kitchen features a large walk-in pantry and built-in china hutch with glass doors. Perfect for storing dishes OR foodstuffs. Plenty of cabinet space both above and below the countertop. Back deck provides a relaxing place to barbeque, as well as a secondary entrance. Coin Laundry is located down the back stairs, in the basement. Bathroom is small but functional, with a full-sized tub and great water pressure. A frosted window allows for ample light while protecting privacy. Front entrance contains mailbox and buzzers for secure entry. Landlords are on-site at the chocolate shop and are happy to make quick repairs, hold packages, and provide anything else you may need. Parking on nearby Lee, Hinman and Judson streets is available without a permit. Main street parking is metered, with a nearby 24-hour metered lot providing a full day's parking for only $2. City lots are nearby and available by contacting the City of Evanston.
Property amenities
  • Cats Allowed
  • Flooring: Hardwood
  • Laundry: Shared
  • Secured entry
    Unit amenities
    • Balcony, Deck, or Patio
    • Cable Ready
    • Range/Oven
    • Refrigerator
    • Vaulted Ceiling
      I recently took a job in the suburbs and am looking for someone to take over my lease. The lease runs until June 1st, 2010, where you will have the option to renew on a yearly basis.

      Move in mid-month and pay only the re-renting fee of $500, plus your security deposit.
      Pricing comparison
      At $985, this listing is priced $453 cheaper than the current market rate for a 2 bedroom home in South Evanston.
      Other 2 bedroom homes...
    • in South Evanston go for $1,438
    • in Evanston go for $1,359
    • in Cook County go for $1,497
    • in 60202 go for $1,340
    • Nearby schools
      Students who live in 511 Main Street attend the following Evanston Community Consolidated School District 65 (Unified School District) and Evanston Township High School District 202 (Seconday School District) public schools:
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      Lincoln Elementary School
      Grades K - 5
      0.1 miles
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      Nichols Middle School
      Grades 6 - 8
      0.3 miles
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      Evanston Township High School
      Grades 9 - 12
      1.4 miles
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