918 Franklin Avenue

River Forest, Illinois 60305

Vickie Freund

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Property Type
Single Family
River Forest

Exceptional renovation in the heart of River Forest presents unparalleled quality and design on a 96' x 184' lot. Originally built by Buurma Home Builders, the quality construction continues into the rehab where not a detail has been missed throughout this thoughtfully proportioned home. The gourmet kitchen offers a butler area and 10' island that flows directly into an eat-in area and spacious family room anchored by a stately stone fireplace. Windows line the perimeter of the home offering beautiful views of the backyard from the living room, dining room and sun room. The 1st level also offers a large bedroom w/full bath, separate office and mud room. The 2nd floor features a master suite w/generous closets and a spa-like bath plus 3 add'l bedrooms (one en suite) and a full hall bath. Laundry and a sunny loft/study area complete the upstairs. Wainscoting lines the walls of the finished basement w/a full bath, bonus room and storage area. Perfect house for entertaining inside & out!

Full Features
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Finished
Beds Above Grade: 5
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned
Heating System: Gas
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 41-50 Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 12
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 5,872
Tax Amount: $26,958
Tax Year: 2016
Internal Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath
External Features: Patio, Storms/Screens

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $26,958

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River Forest

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
Willard Elementary School
Middle School
Roosevelt School
High School
Oak Park & River Forest High School

School information is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. This information should only be used as a reference and does not warrant or guarantee enrollment. Please contact applicable schools or school districts directly to verify information and enrollment eligibility.

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Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Harlem/Lake (0.99 miles away)

Union Pacific West, Milwaukee District West, North Central Service

at River Forest (0.73 miles away), River Forest Metra, River Grove Metra


918 Franklin Avenue River Forest, Illinois 60305 is a single family home which sold for $1,875,000. 918 Franklin Avenue features 5 bedroom(s) and 6 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since July 17th, 2017 and was built in 1968. Nearby schools include Willard 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 918 Franklin Avenue River Forest, Illinois 60305? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.