1521 Forest Avenue

River Forest, Illinois 60305

Tom McCarey

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Property Type
Single Family
River Forest

Once in a lifetime opportunity for stunning modern River Forest home. Artful dwelling designed + crafted by stylish owners paying homage to Frank Lloyd Wright with a modernist twist. Open and clean home awash with natural light and lays out on three spacious living levels. Each floor emanates radiant heat and gracious ceiling heights that lend a sense of space to this singular residence with walls of windows facing each direction. Thoughtfully designed with flowing main level layout that segments into welcoming living room highlighted by stunning fireplace, sizable dining room with Bulthaup butler pantry, and commercial kitchen that bridges to fabulous great room with 15 foot ceilings. Four upstairs bedrooms include sumptuous master suite and the lower level mirrors main level's roominess and holds the audio video system, entertainment room, office and wine cellar. Come fall in love with this iconic dwelling. Walkable location near North Avenue's restaurants + shops.

Full Features
Architecture Style: Prairie
Exterior Type: Brick,Frame,Stone
Basement: Finished
Beds Above Grade: 4
Beds Below Grade: 1
Cooling System: Central Air, Zoned
Heating System: Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Indv Controls,
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 11-15 Years
Parking Type: Garage,Space/s - Off Street,Driveway
Parking Spaces: 9
Room Count: 15
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 7,768
Tax Amount: $33,370
Tax Year: 2016
Internal Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Sauna/Steam Room, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry
External Features: Balcony, Patio

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $33,370

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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

Milwaukee District West, Union Pacific West, North Central Service

at Elmwood Park Metra (1.24 miles away), River Forest, River Grove


1521 Forest Avenue River Forest, Illinois 60305 is a single family home which sold for $1,450,000. 1521 Forest Avenue features 5 bedroom(s) and 6 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since May 18th, 2018 and was built in 2005. Nearby schools include Willard Elementary School, Roosevelt School, Oak Park & River Forest High School. The nearest transit stops include Milwaukee District West Elmwood Park Metra. Want to learn more about 1521 Forest Avenue River Forest, Illinois 60305? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.