1046 Franklin Avenue

    River Forest, IL 60305
    • $2,399,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 82 days
    • MLS #: 09872383
    UPDATED: 58 min ago
    $2,399,000
    • 5
      BEDS
    • 0.42
      ACRES
    • 5
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 6,500
      SQFT
    • $369
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1930
    County:
    Area:

    School Information

    Elementary School:
    Middle School:

    Description

    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 full baths on the second floor, graciously accommodating family and guests. A fully fin bsmt w/sauna, rec & game rm, 2nd kit & bath.

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    1046 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305

    • Price: $2,399,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 58 min ago
    • MLS #: 09872383
    5
    Beds
    5
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    0.42
    Acres
    6,500
    SQFT
    $369
    $/SQFT
    1930
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    River Forest
    County:
    Cook
    Area:
    River Forest
    Elementary School:
    Willard Elementary School
    Middle School:
    Roosevelt School
    High School:
    Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
    Property Description
    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 full baths on the second floor, graciously accommodating family and guests. A fully fin bsmt w/sauna, rec & game rm, 2nd kit & bath.
    Exterior Features

    Cars 3 Driveway BrickSide Drive Exposure N (North)E (East) Exterior Building Type Brick Exterior Property Features PatioPool In-GroundStorms/Screens Garage Details Garage Door Opener(S)Heated7 Foot Or More High Garage Door Garage On Site Yes Garage Ownership Owned Garage Spaces 3 Garage Type Attached Lot Description CornerFenced YardLandscaped Professionally Lot Dimensions 100 X 184 Lot Size Less Than .25 Acre Parking Garage Roof Type Slate Style Of House Tudor Type Detached 2 Stories Waterfront YN No

    Interior Features

    Additional Rooms 2nd Kitchen5Th BedroomBreakfast RoomEnclosed PorchFoyerGame RoomLibraryPantryRecreation RoomStorage Air Conditioning Central Air Appliances Oven-DoubleMicrowaveDishwasherHigh End RefrigeratorRefrigerator-BarWasherDryerDisposalWine Cooler/Refrigerator Attic FullUnfinished Basement Full Basement Bathrooms YN Yes Basement Description Finished Bath Amenities WhirlpoolSeparate ShowerDouble SinkFull Body Spray ShowerSoaking Tub Bedrooms Above Grade 5 Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Dining Room Separate Disability Access Or Equipped No Equipment HumidifierSecurity SystemCo DetectorsFan-Attic ExhaustFan-Whole HouseSump PumpSprinkler-Lawn Fireplace Location Family RoomLiving RoomOther Heat Fuel GasForced Air Interior Fireplaces 3 Interior Property Features Sauna/Steam RoomBar-WetHardwood Floors Kitchen Type Eating Area-Breakfast BarPantry-Butler Laundry Level Basement Master Bedroom Bath Full Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level Master Bedroom Size 20X20 Rooms 14

    Property Features

    Additional Sales Information List Agent Must Accompany Age 81-90 Years Agent Owned Interest YN No Area Amenities Curbs/GuttersSidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Assessment Association Dues 0 Assessment Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Corporate Limits River Forest Elementary Sch Dist 90 Fee Frequency Not Applicable General Information None High Sch Dist 200 Holds Earnest Money Yes Jr High Middle Dist 90 Master Association Fee No New Construction No Ownership Fee Simple Possession ClosingNegotiable Recent Rehab YN No Sale Terms Conventional Sewer Sewer-Public Special Assessments No Special Service Area N Square Feet Source Other Tax Year 2016 Taxes 29055.17 Township River Forest Water Public

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    Listing provided courtesy of Gagliardo Realty Associates Llc.


    © 2018 Midwest Real Estate Data LLC. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Angie Faron with RE/MAX Ultimate Professionals. The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the Broker Reciprocity program of Midwest Real Estate Data LLC. Real Estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Angie Faron with RE/MAX Ultimate Professionals are marked with the Broker Reciprocity logo or the Broker Reciprocity thumbnail logo (a little black house) and detailed information about them includes the names of the listing broker. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may subsequently have sold and may no longer be available. NOTICE: Many homes contain recording devices, and buyers should be aware they may be recorded during a showing. Data last updated: 2018-05-24T12:54:18.573.

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