$1,050,000
6
beds
3
baths
1
half bath
5,325
square ft

222 Forest Avenue

Oak Park, Illinois 60302
Closed / MLS #11071401 / Single Family / Oak Park
Listing information updated 10/20/2021 at 6:03am
PROMINENTLY SITUATED ON ONE OF THE MOST RECOGNIZED AND VALUED RESIDENTIAL STREETS IN AMERICA, YOU WILL FIND THE LAWRENCE MUTHER HOUSE, DESIGNED BY PATTON & FISHER. THIS ROOMY 6 BEDROOM HOME IS COMPLETE WITH ITS OWN 74 X 331 PARK-LIKE LOT! A WELCOMING FRONT PORCH ALLOWS YOU TO ENJOY THE STREET SCAPE OF ARCHITECTURALLY SIGNIFICANT HOMES AND VIEWS OF THE CHARMING PARK. OPEN THE MASSIVE DOUBLE DOORS INTO THE GRAND FOYER WITH GORGEOUS STAIRCASE. LARGE DOUBLE LIVING ROOM WITH FIREPLACE OPENS TO THE SPACIOUS DINING ROOM. FIND AN EFFICIENT BUTLER'S PANTRY BETWEEN THE DINING ROOM AND THE BRIGHT EAT-IN KITCHEN. THE KITCHEN OPENS TO THE EXPANSIVE FAMILY ROOM AND BOTH ENJOY OUTSTANDING VIEWS AND DIRECT ACCESS TO EITHER A DECK OR PORCH DOWN TO DUAL PATIOS. HUGE GARAGE FOR TWO SUV'S AND ANOTHER BAY FOR STORAGE. BACK INSIDE THE HOUSE, THROUGH THE MUDROOM OFF THE KITCHEN, FIND A QUIET FIRST FLOOR OFFICE WITH BUILT-INS, WHAT A NICE BACKDROP FOR A ZOOM MEETING. DOUBLE STAIRCASES UP TO THE 2ND FLOOR AND YOU WILL ENJOY 5 OF THE 6 BEDROOMS, ACCESSIBLE FROM THE WIDE HALLWAY. THE PRIMARY BEDROOM FEATURES A FULL BATH, WALK-IN CLOSET AND LOUNGE. THE OTHER 4 BEDROOMS SHARE THE UPDATED HALL BATH AND EASY ACCESS SECOND FLOOR LAUNDRY! THE FRONT TWO BEDROOMS OPEN TO THE 2ND FLOOR PORCH, WHICH THE SELLERS RENOVATED AND WON THE 2019 OAK PARK HISTORIC PRESERVATION AWARD. 3RD FLOOR IS A TREAT WITH AN ADDITIONAL BEDROOM, FULL BATH, OFFICE/HOMEWORK ROOM AND HUGE PLAYROOM-BOUNUS ROOM. BASEMENT HAS HIGH CEILINGS WITH AN OPEN FLOOR PLAN, WHICH COULD BE EASILY FINISHED BUT IS GREAT FOR STORAGE. MANY RECENT UPDATES AND DELIGHTFUL FEATURES. COME VISIT AND EXPLORE ALL THAT OAK PARK HAS TO OFFER. ONLY A FEW SHORT BLOCKS TO SCHOOLS, METRA, GREEN LINE, PARKS, THEATER, COFFEE SHOPS, RESTAURANTS AND THE FAMOUS FARMERS MARKET. TRULY AN OUTSTANDING OPPORTUNITY.

Full Features
Architecture Style: Victorian
Exterior Type: Frame
Basement: Unfinished
Beds Above Grade: 6
Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned
Heating System: Natural Gas, Steam
Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Roof Type: Asphalt
Room Count: 13
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 5,325
Lot Size: .25-.49 Acre
Acreage: 0.432
Internal Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, Second Floor Laundry, Historic/Period Mlwk
External Features: Balcony, Deck, Porch, Brick Paver Patio
Room Information
Living Room: Main
Dining Room: Main
Kitchen: Main
Family Room: Main
Primary Bedroom: Second Level
2nd Bedroom: Second
3rd Bedroom: Second
4th Bedroom: Second
Taxes & Assessments
Tax Amount: $35,292
Tax Year: 2019
Location
Zip Code: 60302
City: Oak Park
County: Cook
Schools
School District(s): 97, 200
Elementary School: Oliver W Holmes Elementary Schoo
Middle School: Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
High School: Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Disclaimer: The accuracy of all information regardless of source, including but not limited to square footage and lot size, is deemed reliable but not guaranteed nor warranted and should be personally verified through personal inspection by and/or with the appropriate professionals.

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222 Forest Avenue is a single family home which sold for $1,050,000. 222 Forest Avenue features 6 bedroom(s) and 3.1 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since April 30th, 2021 and was built in 1883. Nearby schools include Oliver W Holmes Elementary Schoo, Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School and Oak Park & River Forest High Sch. The nearest transit stops include Harlem CTA Blue line and Lavergne Ave Metra Metra BNSF Railway line. Want to learn more about 222 Forest Avenue?