1046 Franklin Avenue $1,600,000

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    1046 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305

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    SOLD 10/23/2020

    $1,600,000

    • 5 Beds
    • 6 Baths
    • 6,500 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 10840946
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    Property Details

    Positioned beautifully on a stately corner lot, the Buurma built BUHRKE HOUSE, combines Tudor revival & chateau style architecture 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, impeccable attention to detail and care found in this home along with landscaped grounds.Fabulous in ground pool and patios are 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. Stunning kitchen has Viking, Sub-Zero and Fischer Paykel appliances, custom cabinetry and beautiful lighting. Offering 5 bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms on the second floor, graciously accommodating family and guests. A full finished basement with sauna, recreation & game room, 2nd kitchen & bath. Sooo much to see in this fabulous home...

    • General Features
      • Area River Forest
      • Association Fee 0
      • Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
      • County Or Parish Cook
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany
      • Tax Annual Amount 30240.28
      • Tax Year 2019
      • Township River Forest
      • Year Built 1930
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Refrigerator
      • Aprox. Total Finished Sq Ft 0
      • Architectural Style Tudor
      • Basement Full
      • Bath Amenities Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink, Full Body Spray Shower, Soaking Tub
      • Full Bathrooms 5
      • Half Bathrooms 1
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 0
      • Cooling Central Air
      • Dining Room Separate
      • Exterior Features Patio, Pool In-Ground, Storms/Screens
      • Fireplaces Total 3
      • Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Heated, 7 Foot or more high garage door
      • Garage Spaces 3
      • Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
      • Interior Features Sauna/Steam Room, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors
      • Living Area 6500
      • Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
      • Other Equipment Humidifier, Security System, CO Detectors, Fan-Attic Exhaust, Fan-Whole House, Sprinkler-Lawn
      • Roof Slate
      • Rooms Total 14
      • Sewer Public Sewer
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Corner Lot, Fenced Yard, Landscaped
      • Lot Size Acres 0.4224
      • Lot Size Dimensions 100 X 184
      • Parcel Number 15013090070000
      • Water Source Public
      • Waterfront Y/N No
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Willard Elementary School
      • Elementary School District 90
      • High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
      • High School District 200
      • Middle Or Junior School Roosevelt School
      • Middle Or Junior School District 90

    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

    $617,250 Median Sales Price
    16 Homes Sold
    13 New On Market

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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- New in Database Source New Value: $0 -100%
        10/23/2020 2:00:00 AM Sold Source New Value: $1,600,000
        9/22/2020 10:18:07 AM Status Changed Source New Value: Contingent
        9/8/2020 4:40:35 PM Status Changed Source New Value: Active
        9/6/2020 12:06:49 AM Status Changed Source New Value: Active
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