705 Ravine Avenue

Lake Bluff, Illinois 60044

Gwen Stark

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Property Type
Single Family
Lake Bluff

Hear the waves on a windy day from this lovely vintage Lake Bluff home, situated on an enchanting ravine lot,1/2 block from Lake Michigan. Enjoy views of the woods & incredible ravine from the beautiful kitchen sitting room warmed by a grand "Salem" gas log fireplace original to the 1890 cottage aptly named Fairhaven. Enlarged and renovated in the 60's, the inviting comfortable 1st floor boasts 2 fireplaces, kitchen w/granite counters & veg sink in center island, 2 new ovens & all ss appliances; LR with wall of windows overlooking the patio and a handsome wb fp; bright & cheerful sunroom, and walnut paneled Library. The 2nd flr has 2 family bedrooms, one of which leads to a delightful roofdeck, plus a loft/4th bedroom w/ window seat, & master suite with gas log fp, closet room replete with custom builtins & skylights, & lovely new bath w/ heated tile floors. Plantation shutters, front and rear staircase, freshly painted. Just steps to beach and sunfish yacht club. Life at its best!

Full Features
Architecture Style: Traditional
Exterior Type: Brick,Frame
Basement: Unfinished,Exterior Access
Beds Above Grade: 3
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned
Heating System: Gas, Forced Air, Zoned
First Floor Master Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 11
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 3,394
Tax Amount: $20,019
Tax Year: 2016
Internal Features: Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry
External Features: Patio, Roof Deck, Storage Shed, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $20,019

Listing Office: Griffith, Grant & Lackie

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Lake Bluff

Lake Bluff is a rare gem. Set atop the string of North Shore communities, the village boasts a welcoming laid-back lifestyle, historic architecture, a thriving downtown and a priceless sense of community. Each year, Lake Bluff hosts a number of…

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School District(s)
Lake Bluff ESD 65, Lake Forest CHSD 115
Elementary School
Lake Bluff Elementary School
Middle School
Lake Bluff Middle School
High School
Lake Forest High School

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Nearby Public Transportation

Union Pacific North

at Lake Bluff Metra (0.82 miles away)


705 Ravine Avenue Lake Bluff, Illinois 60044 is a single family property, which sold for $1,200,000. 705 Ravine Avenue has 3 bedroom(s) and 3 bath(s). Want to learn more about 705 Ravine Avenue Lake Bluff, Illinois 60044? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.

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