1046 Franklin Avenue $1,795,000

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    1046 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305

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    $1,795,000

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    • 5 Beds
    • 6 Baths
    • 6,500 sq. ft.
    • House
    • MLS# 09872383
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    Property Details

    Positioned beautifully on a stately corner lot, the Buurma built BUHRKE HOUSE, combines Tudor revival & chateau style arch. elements. The rounded turret w/conical roof and asymmetrical design support the castle motif and 1920's plaster craftsman artistry is found throughout. Gorgeous decor and impeccable attention to detail and care found in house and landscaped grounds, extends to fabulous in ground pool and patios, perfect for entertaining. The elegant foyer leads to a step down formal living room and family room/office combination. The library has original faux wood plaster walls, a hand painted ceiling and leaded windows . The formal dining room leads to the breakfast room overlooking a 3 season porch and the pool. The stunning kitchen has Viking, Sub-Zero and Fischer Paykel appliances, custom cabinetry and beautiful lighting. Offering 5 brs and 4 fu bas on the second floor, graciously accommodating family and guests. A full fin bsmt w/sauna, rec & game rm, 2nd kit & bath.

    • General Features
      • Apx. Year Built 1930
      • Association Fees 0
      • Assessment Frequency Not Applicable
      • County Cook
      • Full Baths 5
      • Half Baths 1
      • Information None
      • Number of Rooms 14
      • Tax Year 2018
      • Taxes 28637.91
      • Extra Equipment Humidifier, Security System, CO Detectors, Fan-Attic Exhaust, Fan-Whole House, Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn
      • Style of House Tudor
    • Building Features
      • Total Square Footage 6500
      • Air Conditioning Central Air
      • Garage Spaces 3
      • Appliances Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator-Bar, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
      • Basement Finished
      • Bathroom Amenities Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink
      • Disability Access No
      • Exterior Brick
      • Garage Onsite Yes
      • Garage Type Garage Door Opener(s), Heated, 7+ Ft. High Garage Door
      • Heating Gas, Forced Air
      • Interior Features Sauna/Steam Room, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors
      • Roofing Slate
      • House Type 2 Stories
    • Room Features
      • 2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
      • 2nd Bedroom Level 2nd BR on 2nd Floor
      • 2nd Bedroom Size 16X15
      • 3rd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
      • 3rd Bedroom Level 3rd BR on 2nd Floor
      • 3rd Bedroom Size 13X10
      • 4th Bedroom Flooring Carpet
      • 4th Bedroom Level 4th BR on 2nd Floor
      • 4th Bedroom Size 13X12
      • Additional Room Game Rm
      • Additional Room 5 Flooring Carpet
      • Addtitional Room 5 Size 26X20
      • Dining Room Separate
      • Dining Room Flooring Hardwood
      • Dining Room Size 17X15
      • Family Room Flooring Hardwood
      • Family Room Size 27X13
      • Kitchen Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Pantry-Butler
      • Kitchen Flooring Hardwood
      • Kitchen Size 17X16
      • Living Room Flooring Hardwood
      • Living Room Level Main Level
      • Living Room Size 27X18
      • Master Bedroom Flooring HARDWOOD
      • Master Bedroom Level Master on 2nd Floor
      • Master Bedroom Size 20X20
      • Other Room 5th Bdrm
      • Other Room 1 Flooring Hardwood
      • Other Room 1 Size 13X10
      • Other Room Breakfast Rm
      • Other Room 2 Flooring Ceramic Tile
      • Other Room 2 Size 14X91
      • Other Room Library
      • Other Room 3 Flooring Hardwood
      • Other Room 3 Size 19X14
      • Other Room Recreation Rm
      • Other Room 4 Flooring Carpet
      • Other Room 4 Size 26X20
    • Property Features
      • Acreage 0.42
      • Driveway Brick, Side Drive
      • Exterior Features Patio, Pool In-Ground, Storms/Screens
      • Lot Description Corner, Fenced Yard, Landscaped Professionally
      • Lot Dimensions 100 X 184
      • Lot Size .25
      • Sewer Sewer-Public
      • Water Public
      • Waterfront No
    • Schools
      • High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
      • High School District 200
      • Elementary School District 90
      • Junior High District 90
      • Elementary School Willard Elementary School
      • Junior High Roosevelt School

    Contact

    Kay Costello

    Broker

    Gagliardo Realty

    Office Phone: 708-771-8040

    Neighborhood

    60305 (River Forest) Demographics

    40 Median Age
    4,530 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    79% College Educated
    $103,622 Estimated Median Income
    3,290 Estimated Total Home Owners
    511 Estimated Total Renters
    87% / 13% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    3 Estimated Average Household Size
    11,217 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

    Market Last 30 Days In This Postal Code

    $550,000 Median Sales Price
    17 Homes Sold
    25 New On Market

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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source New Value: $1,795,000
        4/3/2020 1:01:44 PM Price Reduced Source New Value: $1,795,000 -9.11%
        4/3/2020 1:01:44 PM Status Changed Source New Value: Price Change
        10/26/2019 12:06:55 AM Status Changed Source New Value: Active
        10/20/2019 12:36:45 PM Status Changed Source New Value: Price Change
        10/20/2019 12:36:45 PM Price Reduced Source New Value: $1,975,000 -10.19%
        3/2/2018 8:10:00 PM New in Database Source New Value: $2,199,000

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