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1117 Forest Avenue - This stunning 1909 Prairie-style home has everything for the discriminating buyer. Meticulously restored from the original tile and copper roofs, & Porte Cochere to mechanicals & professionally landscaped gardens. Originally built by a lumber baron, the substantial paneling, built-in benches, fireplace surrounds and cabinetry are made w/ a variety of hardwoods . To further enhance the living space leaded glass windows, doors, tiled fireplaces, wood molding enhanced high ceilings and quarter-sawn oak floors are throughout the home. Spacious rooms with over sized windows provide a light and airy feeling while still remaining intimate. The amazing cook's kitchen is perfect for every day dining as well as catered affairs. Gorgeous living spaces, cozy sun room, light-filled master w/dressing room & spacious bath all make for a unique home and perfect for living & entertaining . Renovated coach house can be used for rental, guests or studio. Walk to lake, shops, restaurants...everything. Virtual Tour

Listing information

  • MLS® ID: 09217078
  • Beds: 5
  • Total Rooms: 15
  • Parking Type Description: Detached 2 cars
  • Total Square Footage: 6,203 ($306.30 per sq. foot)
  • High School: Evanston Twp High School
  • Style: 3-Story
  • Baths: 6 (Full: 3 3/4: 0 1/2: 3 Other: 0)
  • Stories: 0
  • New Construction: No
  • Estimated Annual Taxes: $36,970
  • Middle School: Nichols Middle School
  • Year Built: 1909
  • Status: Active
  • Fireplaces: 3
  • Foreclosure: No
  • County: Cook
  • Elementary School: Lincoln Elementary School

Features

Additional Rooms 5th Bedroom, Breakfast Room, Exercise Room, Game Room, Mud Room, Other, Recreation Room, Sun/Florida Room Heated, Walk In Closet, Workroom
Age 100+ Years
Air Conditioning Central Air
Area Evanston
Assessment Includes None
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (Y/N) Yes
Basement Description Partially Finished
Built Before 1978 (Y/N) Yes
Dining Room Separate
Disability Access and/or Equipped No
Electricity Circuit Breakers
Exterior Building Type Brick
Exterior Property Features Deck, Porch
Fireplace Details Wood Burning
Fireplace Location Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Foundation Brick, Concrete
Garage On-Site Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
General Information None
Heat/Fuel Gas, Hot Water/Steam, Radiant, Radiators, Zoned
Lot Size .25-.49 Acre
Master Association Fee No
Master Bedroom Bath Full
Other Bedrooms (Below Grade) - 0, Special Service Area - N, Tax Year - 2014, Total Full/Half Baths - 3.3, Township - Evanston
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Garage
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Recent Rehab (Y/N) Yes
Roof Type Tile
Sewer Sewer-Public
Special Assessments N
Style Of House Prairie
Tax Exemptions Homeowner
Type Detached 3 Stories
Virtual Tour None
Water Lake Michigan
Waterfront (Y/N) No

Rooms

Breakfast Rm Main Level 12X10
Dining Room Main Level 23X19
Family Room Main Level 16X10
Kitchen Main Level 28X13
Living Room Main Level 24X17
Mud Main Level 9X5
Other Main Level 12X10
Sun/Florida Room Heated Main Level 24X11
Game Rm Basement 20X19
Laundry Room Basement 13X15
Work Rm Basement 20X17
5th Bdrm 3rd Level 17X9
Exercise Rm 3rd Level 15X9
Recreation Rm 3rd Level 36X32
Bedroom 2 2nd Level 21X15
Bedroom 3 2nd Level 20X13
Bedroom 4 2nd Level 16X12
Master Bedroom 2nd Level 21X15
Walk in Closet 2nd Level 10X9
Listing Courtesy of @Properties