half baths
square ft

730 S Forest Drive

Barrington, Illinois 60010
Closed / MLS #11707058 / Single Family / Barrington
Listing information updated 3/5/2023 at 2:23am
Welcome home to Glen Acres! Presenting 730 Forest Drive, a lovely, move-in ready 4 bedroom, 3.2 bath home located in one of the most charming & sought-after neighborhoods in the Village of Barrington. The welcoming front portico leads you into this center entry colonial through a pretty front door with sidelights of beveled glass and iron where guests and family can be greeted in your formal foyer, flanked by gorgeous living and dining rooms boasting beautiful millwork, moldings, hardwood flooring & paned windows. No doubt the cozy family room will be a true favorite, featuring a wood burning fireplace with Vermont Castings stove insert with brick surround & custom built-in bookcases & cabinetry. This generous space seamlessly steps through to your beautifully updated kitchen and an impressive, 4-season sunroom, providing plenty of space to entertain all year long. The recently refreshed kitchen is a chef's dream! Notable updates include NEW hardwood floors (2022), NEW quartz counters (2022), NEW subway tile backsplash (2022), updated hardwood kitchen cabinets w/under mount lighting, NEW Samsung refrigerator (2022), NEW SS under mount sink & faucet (2022), newer KitchenAid 4-burner gas range, microwave & dishwasher (2019), NEW recessed lighting (2022) and NEW paint (2022). Through the kitchen you'll find the heated 4-seasons room with a thermostat-controlled Vermont Castings gas stove, vaulted ceilings, and panoramic views of the sprawling backyard, plus access to the private, brick paver patio with attached Weber gas grill (2019), and quite possibly the "best loved" sledding hill in the neighborhood! Second level offers a generous master suite with hardwood floors, double closet with Elfa organization system and an updated primary bathroom with walk-in shower, timeless travertine tile & custom cabinetry. Second bedroom suite has another full bath, large vanity, walk-in shower, hardwood & tile floors, double closets and wall of built-ins that do double-duty as a home office space/homework station. The 3rd & 4th bedrooms have hardwood floors with ample closet space and share a beautifully updated (2020), hallway bath with white double vanity, quartz counters, new tile, updated lighting, mirrors, and shower/tub combo. The finished basement features a large rec room with NEW paint (2022), built-in cabinets, 2nd powder room, built-in wet bar w/room for game table & chairs, cedar closet, tool bench and seemingly endless amounts of storage! Plenty of privacy, tucked away at the end of the street, with large trees, mature plantings & professional landscaping. NEW Rheem water heater (2022), NEW Pargreen water softener (2022), Lennox furnace & A/C (both 2013, serviced annually), Honeywell thermostat (2021), roof (2016), windows replaced over the years, NEW asphalt driveway (2021, sealed annually). Steps to A+ Barrington schools & Metra train station, and such great proximity to all that downtown Barrington has to offer! Enjoy a quick stroll to restaurants & coffee shops, charming small business boutiques & shops, grocery stores, Farmer's Markets & other great cultural events offered throughout the year!

Full Features

Architecture Style:
Exterior Type:
Aluminum Siding
Finished,Rec/Family Area,Storage Space
Beds Above Grade:
Cooling System:
Central Air
Heating System:
Natural Gas, Forced Air
Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Range Hood, Water Softener Owned, Gas Cooktop
Main Level Primary Bedroom:
41-50 Years
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Roof Type:
Room Count:
Water Front:
Square Feet:
Lot Size:
.50-.99 Acre
Internal Features:
Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, First Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Bookcases, Pantry, Workshop Area (Interior)
External Features:
Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Outdoor Grill, Invisible Fence

Room Information

Living Room:
24x15 - Main
Dining Room:
12x12 - Main
20x11 - Main
Family Room:
22x15 - Main
Primary Bedroom:
15x15 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom:
15x15 - Second
3rd Bedroom:
15x12 - Second
4th Bedroom:
14x10 - Second
Heated Sun Room:
25x15 - Main Level
Recreation Room:
28x23 - Basement Level
Game Room:
13x20 - Basement Level
15x11 - Main Level
9x9 - Main Level

Taxes & Assessments

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School District(s):
Elementary School:
Hough Street Elementary School
Middle School:
Barrington Middle School Prairie
High School:
Barrington High School
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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730 S Forest Drive is a single family home which sold for $715,000. 730 S Forest Drive features 4 bedroom(s) and 3.2 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since January 25th, 2023 and was built in 1976. Nearby schools include Hough Street Elementary School, Barrington Middle School Prairie, and Barrington High School. The nearest transit stops include Barrington Metra Metra Union Pacific Northwest line. Want to learn more about 730 S Forest Drive?