Prepare to be impressed and fall in love with this 2-story craftsman home with detached 2-car garage in Irving Park's Independence Park neighborhood! Situated on well-manicured oversized Chicago lot with front covered porch and gated side driveway, this entire home features lots of windows, some of it stained glass in beautiful colors and patterns, that natural light flows evenly through from front to back on all levels. Foyer entry opens to living room, separate dining room, powder room, kitchen with adjoining den that walks out onto elevated composite deck overlooking private yard, storage shed and garage with attic storage. Upstairs, you will find 3 bedrooms, two of which have walk-in closets, hallway closet, one full bathroom, and pull-down access to insulated attic for additional storage. On lower level, you will find recreation room, full bathroom, utility room with washer & dryer and back door out to backyard. Hardwood floors and wood baseboards & crown molding throughout much of main and second floors. Recent upgrades include kitchen cabinet doors (2017) & quartzite countertops (2017). All of this in one-of-a-kind home that is ideally located steps from Independence Park, Farmer's Market, public library, fitness center, shops, restaurants, Murphy Elementary School & Disney II Magnet School. Interstate 90/94, Blue Line and Metra. Call today to view this gem!