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$1,250,000
66 Days Online

1147 Forest Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305

For Sale|Single Family Home|Active
4
Beds
4
Full Baths
1
Partial Bath

SqFt

/SqFt
1928
Built
Subdivision:
null
County:
Cook
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Experience a 3D tour, click Virtual Tour link to explore. This one-of-a-kind River Forest landmark home offers a lovely design, luxury, class and quality. Envisioned around family living and the art of entertaining, meticulously restored, enhanced and maintained over the years, situated on a large, prominent corner lot with gracefully landscaped greenery amid century-old trees offering complete privacy and tranquility. The in-ground heated swimming pool adds splendor and poise. Over 4,000 sq ft, the main house features six bedrooms, four (plus an additional tandem) bedrooms on the second floor. The master bedroom has a separate full bathroom with a whirlpool tub, and a grand balcony, accessible through two sets of French doors. The second bedroom and tandem room are currently used as a second-floor media room, with integrated surround sound, and the tandem room serves as an attached office. The third and fourth bedrooms are amply sized. On the first floor, the gourmet kitchen features top-of-the-line fixtures and a appliances (Thermador), Amish cabinetry, and it opens to a four-season solarium on one side, and a full-fledged breakfast room on the other side, which has a built-in arched cabinet, and a floor to ceiling bookcase. The gigantic sunken living room with spectacular crown molding, an exquisite fireplace, and two sets of French doors. The first floor also features a large dining room with beautiful crown molding, and a knotty pine wood den with built-in bookcases and all wood blinds. The finished basement includes a bedroom, bathroom, office, a multipurpose room/kitchen area, utility rooms, and a food/wine cellar. The property also features a studio apartment style coach house with separate forced air heating and air conditioning, an on demand water heater, spa-like bathroom with two person shower and rain shower, kitchenette, custom cabinetry with granite counter top, and a walk-in closet. The back yard is surrounded by a six foot tall wrought iron fence with automatic gate openers. Experience a 3D Tour, click virtual tour link to explore.

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Listing Snapshot
Price
$1,250,000
Days Online
66 Days
Bedrooms
4
Inside Area (SqFt)
N/A
Total Baths
5
Full Baths
4
Partial Baths
1
Lot Size
0.3017 Acres
Year Built
1928
MLS Number
10996656
Status
Active
Property Tax
$26,077
HOA/Condo/Coop Fees
N/A
Sq Ft Source
N/A
Friends & Family
Recent Activity
a week agoListing updated with changes from the MLS
2 months agoPrice changed to $1,250,000
2 months agoListing first seen online
General Features
Basement
Full
General Information
Commuter BusCommuter TrainInterstate Access
Lot Features
Corner LotFenced YardLandscapedWooded
Lot Acres
0.3017
Parking
Off Street
Parking Total
6
Garage
Detached
Garage Spaces
2
Sewer
Public Sewer
Rooms Total
15
Style
Mediter./Spanish
Water
Lake Michigan
Type Detached
2 StoriesCoach House
Lot Size
.25-.49 Acre
Interior Features
Appliances
Double OvenRangeMicrowaveDishwasherRefrigeratorDisposalStainless Steel Appliance(s)Range HoodOther
Bathroom
WhirlpoolSeparate ShowerEuropean ShowerDouble ShowerSoaking Tub
Cooling
Central AirZoned
Heating
Natural GasSteamBaseboardRadiators2+ Sep Heating SystemsIndv ControlsZoned
Interior
Hardwood FloorsHeated FloorsIn-Law ArrangementBuilt-in Features
Kitchen
Eating Area-Table SpacePantry-ClosetPantry-Walk-in
Fireplace Features
Wood Burning
Fireplace Locations
Living Room
Kitchen Flooring
Hardwood
Living Room Flooring
Carpet
Master Bedroom Size
23X14
2nd Bedroom Size
16X13
3rd Bedroom Size
16X13
4th Bedroom Size
16X13
Room Types
KitchenAtticBedroom 5Bedroom 6Breakfast RoomDenOfficeStorageHeated Sun Room
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Exterior Features
Exterior
DeckPatioPorchRoof DeckPool In-GroundStorms/Screens
Roof
Tile
Lot
Corner LotFenced YardLandscapedWooded
Community Features
Association Fee Includes
None
Schools
School District
Unknown
Elementary School
Willard Elementary School
Middle School
Roosevelt School
High School
Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
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