1019 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL
$ 897,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11069724
  • TypePending
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityRiver Forest
  • AreaRiver Forest
  • NeighborhoodNorth Maywood
  • Zip60305
  • StyleTri-Level
  • Year Built1959
  • Taxes$ 19104
  • Price$ 897,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage3173
  • Lot Size0.3 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Ariston Realty Corporation
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

Opportunity knocks in the heart of beautiful River Forest! Custom Burma built extra large tri-level home with three fabulous fireplaces! Quality construction including modernist slate floor design in foyer entry. Formal sunken living room with wood beamed ceiling and large handsome fireplace with clean lines. A large inviting family room with wood beamed ceiling is highlighted with another fireplace surrounded by stone. Three large bedrooms up a short flight of stairs. Master bedroom suite has extensive built-in storage in addition to tons of closet space. Additionally, there is a separate master dressing room with additional built-ins and closet space. Large eat-in kitchen with custom cabinetry, center island, soda fountain bar and a hard-to-find kitchen brick fireplace. Formal dining room with built-in storage. Rare chestnut & pecan woods detailing throughout including many built-ins. Extra rooms include workshop/hobby room and sewing/laundry room. Clean basement with crawl space for additional storage, and extra deep 2 car attached garage with utility room. Large walk-up attic for storage or possible additional living space. Masonry construction and circular brick paver driveway. Lots of charm and character in the warm interior design. Beautiful fenced yard with stone waterfall, gazebo/double bench swing and irrigation system. Pristine location, situated on a large 72 X 183 lot. First time offered since being custom built by the owner in 1959. This home has been meticulously maintained in its original decor.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Willard Elementary School Roosevelt School Middle School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Price History
4/29/2021 Listed $949,000
5/7/2021 6% - $897,000

General Features

Architectural Style Tri-Level
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Partial
Cooling Central Air
Electric Circuit Breakers
Elementary School Willard Elementary School
Elementary School District 90
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
High School District 200
Interior Features Built-in Features
Middle/Junior High School Roosevelt School
Middle/Junior School District 90
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Pending
Tax Annual Amount 19104
Total Rooms 9
Township River Forest

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Bathrooom Double Sink
Bedroomspossible 3
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 2
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Island
Room Type Foyer, Workshop, Breakfast Room
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Brick, Brick/Stone Msn Pred
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership N/A
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 72 X 183
Lot Size Acres 0.3041
Water Source Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Breakfast Rm 12X17 Main Level
Dining Room 14X15 Main Level Carpet
Family Room 22X33 Lower Carpet
Foyer 9X12 Main Level
Living Room 15X24 Main Level Carpet
Master Bedroom 16X17 2nd Level Carpet
Work Rm 11X19 Lower


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 60305

AVG $840K
AVG $14,554
AVG 197
Year Built
AVG 1981
AVG 72
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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