702 Forest Avenue River Forest, IL
$ 1,199,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11101225
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityRiver Forest
  • AreaRiver Forest
  • NeighborhoodNorth Maywood
  • Zip60305
  • StyleVictorian
  • Taxes$ 18429
  • Price$ 1,199,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
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Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) - 103 - IL
Property Description

A new benchmark has been met through the restoration of this beautiful 4 bed 3.5 bath home in River Forest. Stunning corner lot with striking curb appeal, manicured gardens and this amazing location will delight all buyers even before stepping through the front door. This open layout highlights 3 fully finished levels with space for any occasion. No detail has been overlooked or expense spared with this complete renovation- over 10 ft ceilings on main level, new hardwood floors, amazing new windows with so much light, flexible floor plan that allows so many options. Welcoming foyer, large living room with rebuilt fireplace, stunning bay windows, custom trim throughout, working and restored pocket doors, recessed lighting, new connect 4 surround sound system installed throughout. So many must have features in this home- gourmet kitchen with high end appliances and custom cabinetry- abundance of storage and pantry, stone countertops, large center island with breakfast bar seating and will delight any passionate cook, open family room that overlooks lush backyard and oversized low maintenance deck. Must have mud room with built in cubbies and closet, beautiful powder room. Newer hardwood floors continue throughout second floor which offers 9 ft ceilings, three oversized bedrooms with massive primary suite with corner windows, walk in custom closet, 2nd floor laundry, beautiful ensuite walk in shower, 2 vanities with amazing storage plus custom built in for linens. All remaining bedrooms have custom windows treatments, oversized windows and great storage. Enjoy lower level large recreational room with 9 ft ceilings, comfortable guest bedroom and full bath with walk in shower, second office space plus amazing storage, newer mechanicals, multiple sump pumps, newer electrical and plumbing, generator- nothing has been overlooked! Last but not least- garage was completely rebuilt in 2016 along with driveway- truly stunning. 1 block to award winning schools, 1 block to train, steps to everything!!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Lincoln Elementary School Roosevelt School Middle School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Price History
5/26/2021 Listed $1,199,000

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Range Hood
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full, English
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
Cooling Central Air
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School Lincoln Elementary School
Elementary School District 90
Exterior Features Deck, Storms/Screens
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, 2+ Sep Heating Systems
High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
High School District 200
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, Walk-In Closet(s), 10' Ceiling, 9' Ceilings, Open Floorplan, Special Millwork, Drapes/Blinds
Middle/Junior High School Roosevelt School
Middle/Junior School District 90
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active Under Contract
Tax Annual Amount 18429
Total Rooms 11
Township River Forest

Interior Features

Basement Finished, Partially Finished
Bathrooom Separate Shower, Double Sink, Double Shower
Bedrooms Possible 4
Fireplace Features Gas Log
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Closet, Custom Cabinetry, Granite Counters, Updated Kitchen
Laundry Features Multiple Locations
Room Type Office, Mud Room, Foyer, Walk In Closet, Family Room, Den, Storage
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 1
Window Features Bay Window(s), Double Pane Windows, Insulated Windows, Screens

Exterior Features

Exterior Frame
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 62 X 179
Lot Features Landscaped
Water Source Lake Michigan
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Den 11X11 Main Level Hardwood
Dining Room 15X15 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 17X15 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room - Down 22X15 Lower
Foyer 8X13 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 15X17 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 17X16 2nd Level Hardwood
Mud 9X7 Main Level Stone
Office 7X14 Lower
Storage 21X20 Lower
Walk in Closet 7X15 2nd Level Hardwood


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Contingent Average in 60305

AVG $500K
AVG $9,712
AVG 83
AVG 70
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