1117 Forest Avenue

Evanston, Illinois 60202

Kathleen Buffington

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Property Type
Single Family

This stunning 1909 Prairie-style home has everything for the discriminating buyer. Meticulously restored from the original tile and copper roofs, & Porte Cochere to mechanicals & professionally landscaped gardens. Originally built by a lumber baron, the substantial paneling, built-in benches, fireplace surrounds and cabinetry are made w/ a variety of hardwoods . To further enhance the living space leaded glass windows, doors, tiled fireplaces, wood molding enhanced high ceilings and quarter-sawn oak floors are throughout the home. Spacious rooms with over sized windows provide a light and airy feeling while still remaining intimate. The amazing cook's kitchen is perfect for every day dining as well as catered affairs. Gorgeous living spaces, cozy sun room, light-filled master w/dressing room & spacious bath all make for a unique home and perfect for living & entertaining . Renovated coach house can be used for rental, guests or studio. Walk to lake, shops, restaurants...everything.

Full Features
Architecture Style: Prairie
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Partially Finished
Beds Above Grade: 5
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Gas, Hot Water/Steam, Radiant, Radiators, Zoned
First Floor Master Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Spaces: 2
Roof Type: Tile
Room Count: 15
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 6,203
Tax Amount: $36,970
Tax Year: 2014
External Features: Deck, Porch

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $36,970

Listing information updated today (01/20/2019)

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Located just north of Chicago, Evanston offers a beautiful natural setting on the shores of Lake Michigan. Its historic homes, tree-lined streets and sprawling beaches may be the first things that catch your eye, but there’s a lot more to…

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

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Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Main (0.41 miles away)

Union Pacific North

at Main St Metra (0.42 miles away)


1117 Forest Avenue Evanston, Illinois 60202 is a single family property, which sold for $1,850,000. 1117 Forest Avenue has 5 bedroom(s) and 6 bath(s). Want to learn more about 1117 Forest Avenue Evanston, Illinois 60202? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.