715 Prairie Avenue

715 Prairie Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

This custom-built Ray Whalen home enjoys a relaxed elegance, premium finishes, quality craftsmanship and impressive updates inside and out. The bright and sun-drenched interiors begin in the two-story foyer, which showcases the wide doorways, transom windows, hardwood floors, detailed woodwork and nine foot ceilings of the main level. The open-concept family room, kitchen and breakfast room span the east side of the home, with ample windows that welcome the beautiful morning light. The remodeled kitchen features quartzite counters, a beveled tile backsplash and stainless appliances, along with a mix of glass-front and solid-door cabinetry. Enjoy dining at the 8-foot seatable bar, in the breakfast room and in the adjoining dining room. The family room is anchored by a gas fireplace and built-in cabinetry, and opens to the living room as well as the back patio. A private office, laundry room and mudroom complete the main floor. The second floor offers welcoming accommodations for family and guests. The elegant master bedroom features a luxurious master bath with soaking tub, walk-in shower, dual sink vanity with Carrara marble, and water closet. The three additional bedrooms all have walk-in closets, and ensuite or jack-and-jill baths. Style and function don't skip a beat in the fully-finished basement with recreation/media room, game room, half bath and abundant storage. Beautiful professional landscaping and hardscaping throughout the quarter-acre lot. Dine and entertain on the tiered paver patio with firepit and seat walls. Additional patio and seating space at the front of the home integrates beautifully with the house and yard. This quiet and neighborly location is walkable to ALL schools, Lake Ellyn, dining and shopping in downtown Glen Ellyn, and commuter train to Chicago and Geneva. EXTENSIVE updates include roof and gutters, driveway, HVAC, remodeled kitchen and baths, mechanicals and more. Absolutely spectacular!



3,422 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

0.25 Acres lot

Chris  Lukins

Chris Lukins


Owner | Broker | Realtor®

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms4
  • Total bathrooms5
  • full bathrooms3
  • half bathrooms2
  • Laundry room Sink
  • Fireplace Gas Log, Gas Starter
  • APPLIANCES Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop
  • other interior Features Hardwood Floors, 1 st Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area3,422 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area0.25 Acres
  • MLS ID10992314
  • YEAR BUILT1995
  • Elementary SchoolForest Glen Elementary School
  • Middle SchoolHadley Junior High School
  • High SchoolGlenbard West High School
  • School District41


  • Garage Space2
  • water SourceLake Michigan, Public
  • roofAsphalt
  • lot featuresFenced Yard, Landscaped
  • HEAT TYPENatural Gas, Forced Air
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • SubstructureConcrete Perimeter
  • HOA AmenitiesCurbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
  • other exterior FeaturesPorch, Brick Paver Patio, Fire Pit


  • Sales Price$885,000
  • Real Estate Tax $19,626

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