Expansive, updated vintage home on a 38-inch-wide lot in the heart of Lincoln Square! A huge front porch on a beautiful tree-lined street welcomes you into an open, center entrance with great flow, making this home perfect for entertaining. The first floor features a charming living room with a fireplace, a formal dining room with beautiful built-ins, a play/music room separated by unique oak columns, and a brand-new powder room. The kitchen opens to a large dining space, surrounded by windows cascading this room with natural light. It also has a counter bar for seating, a walk-in pantry, stainless steel appliances including a new fridge, and custom, oversized shaker style cabinets offering lots of storage. A massive family room with built-ins and gas/WBFP opens to the deck through double french doors which overlook a great yard with perennial gardens and play space. The second level has four sizeable bedrooms all with new energy-efficient windows, great closet space, built-in cabinets, and a full bath. The top-level primary suite makes a great retreat featuring a walk-in closet, full bath, and lots of private space. Wait until you see the lower level! This space makes a great guest suite or awesome family rec space. It has a new custom kitchenette, luxury vinyl plank flooring, and spacious living room in addition to a bedroom and full bath - perfect for an in-law suite, Aupair, guests, or kids hang out. Brand new two-car garage and parking pad wired for EV charging, custom-built irrigated raised garden beds, and space to play and entertain outback complete this wonderful home. Upgrades include a newer tear-off roof, boiler, sewer system, re-designed lower level, and a new powder room just to name a few. See the entire list of upgrades under additional information. Steps to Sulzer Library, Welles Park, Old Town, fabulous restaurants, and schools. This one is not to be missed!