The five-bedroom, 5,000-square-foot brick Georgian-style space in northwest Evanston the place the vintage Eighties youngster movie “16 Candles” was once filmed was once indexed on April 24 for $1.65 million.
Past due filmmaker John Hughes shot the 1984 coming-of-age comedy, which starred Molly Ringwald and Anthony Michael Corridor, in his local northern suburbs all through the summer season of 1983. Within the movie, the Evanston Georgian is the house of Ringwald and her circle of relatives, with a large number of scenes shot each outside and inside the house.
The home’s present homeowners paid $1.13 million in 2018 for the home. Inbuilt 1931, the house has 4 complete bogs, two part baths, two fireplaces, a lounge with plaster forged moldings, a kitchen with a breakfast room and new home equipment, a lately renovated number one bed room suite, a second-floor laundry, a completed attic with area for a media room, a rec room and an place of job, and a completed basement with a rec room and an workout house.
Outdoor at the 0.3-acre belongings are an outside kitchen, a stone hearth, an outside tv and a whirlpool. The present homeowners additionally added a brand new slate roof, new home windows at the first surface and air-con on the second one surface.
“It’s like a vintage attractiveness, with the element, the moldings and the room sizes, in addition to the lot itself and the way the home sits at the lot,” list agent Emily Destefano of @houses instructed Elite Side road. “It’s were given a good looking presence and an ideal yard. It’s an ideal entertaining space, too.”
The house went underneath contract on Would possibly 10.
The home had a $26,122 belongings tax invoice within the 2020 tax 12 months.
Goldsborough is a contract author.
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