1128 Ridge Avenue

Evanston, Illinois 60202

Kevin Mack

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Half Baths

Property Type
Single Family

Built in 1897 for the Rew family by Wm. Carbys Zimmerman and remodeled by Perkins Chatten and Hammond in 1927 this stately home on 2/3 of an acre in central Evanston has been thoughtfully updated while keeping historic details intact. Sunny, gracious room sizes and volume ceilings throughout all 3 levels. Enter the grand hall with hand cut marble mosaic floors, curved 3 storey staircase and barrel vaulted ceiling. 4 9 ft pocket doors lead to the airy, bright living, dining and family rooms. Just off the south facing dining room and family room is the all season sun room with east, south and west exposures and access to the south deck. The first floor boasts 4 working fireplaces- 2 wb and 2 gas for ease of use. Light and bright kitchen with ss appliances and butler's pantry, 2 dishwashers and double wall ovens make entertaining a breeze. Large mudroom right next to the back door. Second floor master suite with dressing room, separate walk in closet and romantic wb fireplace. New 2 room master bath with floor warming system, separate soaking tub and steam shower. 3 family beds across the wide hall. 2nd floor laundry. Private 2 guest beds + full bath. 3rd floor game room, 3 additional bonus rooms, full bath and large hall. Beautifully landscaped 300 foot deep yard with mature trees and perennial gardens. Property also includes 3 bed/ 2 bath rentable coach house with workshop and parking for 3+ cars- see agent for rent details. Large circular drive with space for 6+ cars ensures parking for guests. In ground sprinkler system. Walk to everything- Lakefront, transportation, shops and restaurants. Landmarked property in the Ridge Historic District with Preservation Easement held by Landmarks IL- see agent for details. Agent owned.

Full Features
Architecture Style: Georgian
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Unfinished
Beds Above Grade: 8
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air, Space Pac
Heating System: Gas, Radiators
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage,Space/s
Parking Spaces: 9
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles),Slate,Tile
Room Count: 14
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 8,100
Tax Amount: $43,713
Tax Year: 2019
Internal Features: Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)

Room Information
Living Room: 33X17 - Main Level
Dining Room: 20X17 - Main Level
Kitchen: 20X11 - Main Level
Family Room: 22X17 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 18X17 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 17X15 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 18X15 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 17X15 - 2nd Level
5th Bdrm: 14X9 - 2nd Level
6th Bdrm: 11X10 - 2nd Level
7th Bdrm: 18X14 - 3rd Level
8th Bdrm: 19X11 - 3rd Level
Game Rm: 37X17 - 3rd Level

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $43,713

Listing information updated 10/13/2020 at 12:23am

Listing Office: Baird & Warner

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School District(s)
Evanston CCSD 65, Evanston Twp HSD 202
Elementary School
Washington Elementary School
Middle School
Nichols Middle School
High School
Evanston Twp High School

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Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Dempster (0.37 miles away)

Union Pacific North

at Main St Metra (0.54 miles away)


1128 Ridge Avenue Evanston, Illinois 60202 is a single family home currently listed at $1,825,000. 1128 Ridge Avenue features 8 bedroom(s) and 5 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since July 3rd, 2020 and was built in 1897. Nearby schools include Washington Elementary School, Nichols Middle School, Evanston Twp High School. The nearest transit stops include Dempster CTA Purple line, Union Pacific North Main St Metra. Want to learn more about 1128 Ridge Avenue Evanston, Illinois 60202? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.

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