601 Franklin Avenue

River Forest, Illinois 60305

Patty Reilly-Murphy

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Property Type
Single Family
River Forest

Remote Showings Available! Distinguished 3 story glazed brick home on one of River Forest's prestigious "dream streets"! It's a wonderful opportunity on a park-like (100x200) lot in a location like no other - north of Lake Street very easy walking distance to both Lincoln Elementary and Roosevelt Middle Schools, the Metra station and River Forest parks. A perfect fit for at over 4000sf with 6 bedrooms and 4 full baths, including 1st and 2nd floor master suites. Features include glazed brick exterior, 3 season sunroom, original hardwood trim, home office w/separate entrance, very generously sized rooms and living space on all three floors. River Forest is in the heart of Metro area, it's a community with blue ribbon public schools that's a 20 minute commute to the Loop and 20 minutes to O'Hare. Listing agent has information about Historic Preservation Tax Freeze!

Full Features
Architecture Style: Traditional
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Partially Finished
Beds Above Grade: 6
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: 3+ (Window/Wall Unit)
Heating System: Gas
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage,Space/s - Driveway
Parking Spaces: 4
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 13
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 3,466
Tax Amount: $25,863
Tax Year: 2019
Internal Features: 1st Floor Full Bath
External Features: Deck, Patio, Porch

Room Information
Living Room: 17X30 - Main Level
Dining Room: 14X25 - Main Level
Kitchen: 15X20 - Main Level
Family Room: 17X24 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 14X18 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 12X17 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 11X11 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 15X15 - 2nd Level
Office: 14X15 - Main Level
Foyer: 17X15 - Main Level
Sunroom: 13X11 - Main Level
5th Bdrm: 23X18 - 3rd Level
6th Bdrm: 15X13 - 3rd Level

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $25,863

Listing information updated 11/26/2020 at 12:23am

Listing Office: Gullo & Associates

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The Village of River Forest is committed to preserving its heritage. There are several structures designed by renowned architects, including Frank Lloyd Wright, who designed and built the Winslow House here in 1893. A total of 860 properties are in…

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School District(s)
Oak Park - River Forest SD 200, River Forest SD 90
Elementary School
Lincoln Elementary School, Roosevelt School
Middle School
Roosevelt School
High School
Oak Park & River Forest High School

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Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Harlem/Lake (0.70 miles away)

Union Pacific West, Milwaukee District West, North Central Service

at River Forest (0.46 miles away), River Forest Metra, River Grove Metra


601 Franklin Avenue River Forest, Illinois 60305 is a single family home currently listed at $1,450,000. 601 Franklin Avenue features 6 bedroom(s) and 5 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since November 20th, 2020 and was built in 1909. Nearby schools include Lincoln Elementary School, Roosevelt School, Oak Park & River Forest High School. The nearest transit stops include Harlem/Lake CTA Green line, Union Pacific West River Forest. Want to learn more about 601 Franklin Avenue River Forest, Illinois 60305? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.

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