23921 S Monee Road, Crete, IL
$ 279,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#12014496
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyWILL
  • CityCrete
  • AreaCrete
  • Zip60417
  • StyleTri-Level
  • Year Built1958
  • Taxes$ 7137
  • Price$ 279,900
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2408
  • Lot Size1.75 Acres
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Long time owner reluctantly offers this solid brick tri-level on almost 2 acres backing up to historic Thorn Creek Forest Preserve. Oak Creek & Thorn Creek cross the property feeding a seasonal pond and provide a wonderful escape from the city. Current owner is an artisan and his creativity and craftsmanship are evidenced throughut the spacious interior. Newer hardwood floors and trim, frosted entry door with beveled/leaded glass, bay window, built-in bookcase divider in LR, brick fireplace in LR and wood burning stove in FR. Huge (17' x 15') kitchen with blt-in SS appliances including "Jennaire", plentiful cabinets (some with display fronts), 2-pocket doors, breakfast bar, ambinat lighting, skylight, wood laminate floor, and patio door opening to the exterior deck. Retreat to your private master suite featuring HW flooring, walk-in closet, master bath with heat/exhaust light and private deck overlooking the back yard. LL family room has wet bar and wood burning stove. Laundry/mud room has gas and electric hookups for dryer. Attached 2+ car garage doubles as a workshop with adjacent 11' x 6' storage room, heat and overhead lights...also 30 amp electric for tools. Also storage building with loft. Extras include a gas-fired tankless "on-demand" water heater, water softener, sump pump, exterior decks, aluminum eaves, driveway alarm and vintage touches throughout. Store your extra carboat or toy in the hooped pavilion. Reasonable Will County taxes, no water or sewer bill (private well & septic), country living yet only minutes from Metra Train and Interstate 57 & 394. This is a special property with big room sizes, lots of living space, panoramic windows, and outdoor amenities (Backyard wildlife habitat designation) to enjoy after your long day. Seller open to FHA-VA financing but prefers buyer handle any lender required repairs.

Price History
4/8/2024 Listed $348,900
5/22/2024 20% - $279,900

General Features

Interior Features Bar-Wet,Hardwood Floors,Wood Laminate Floors
Sewer Septic-Private
Heating Natural Gas,Forced Air
Cooling Central Air
Possession Closing
Roof Asphalt
Garage Spaces 2
Association Fee Includes None
Architectural Style Tri-Level
Year Built 1958
Electric Circuit Breakers
Township Crete
Tax Year 2023
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Community Features Park,Pool,Tennis Court(s),Horse-Riding Trails,Lake,Street Paved
Assoc Fee Paid Per Not Applicable
County Will
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Total Rooms 7
Status Active
Directions Illinois 394 to Sauk Trail West through South Chicago Heights to Western Avenue South to Steger-Monee Road West and south to house on East side of street across from Stunkel Road intersection.
City Crete
High School District 201U
MLS Area Crete
Waterfront Y/N No
Street Name Monee
Tax Annual Amount 7137.74
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Days on Market 51
Standard Status Active
Middle/Junior School District 201U
Elementary School District 201U
Property Type Detached Single

Interior Features

Basement None
Total Fireplaces 2
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix Road
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup,Electric Dryer Hookup,In Unit
Total Bedrooms 3
Room Type Storage,Foyer
LivingAreaSource Assessor
Total Baths 3
Bedrooms Possible 3
Basement Crawl

Exterior Features

Lot Features Forest Preserve Adjacent,Nature Preserve Adjacent,Irregular Lot,Landscaped,Stream(s),Wooded,Mature Trees,Backs to Trees/Woods,Creek
Water Source Private Well
Total Parking 2
Foundation Details Block,Concrete Perimeter
Lot Dimensions 300X254X300X239
Lot Size Acres 1.75
Other Equipment Water-Softener Owned,Ceiling Fan(s),Sump Pump,Water Heater-Gas
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Type Attached
Garage Ownership Owned
Exterior Brick,Frame


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60417

AVG $490K
AVG $8,065
AVG 195
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1981

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