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Address
222 Forest Avenue Oak Park, IL
Price
$ 1,190,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11071401
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityOak Park
  • AreaOak Park
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60302
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1883
  • Taxes$ 35292
  • Price$ 1,190,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5325
  • Lot Size0.43 Acres
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Data Source:
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Property Description

PROMINENTLY SITUATED ON ONE OF THE MOST RECOGNIZED AND VALUED RESIDENTIAL STREETS IN AMERICA, YOU WILL FIND THE LAWRENCE MUTHER HOUSE, DESIGNED BY PATTON & FISHER. THIS ROOMY 6 BEDROOM HOME IS COMPLETE WITH ITS OWN 74 X 331 PARK-LIKE LOT! A WELCOMING FRONT PORCH ALLOWS YOU TO ENJOY THE STREET SCAPE OF ARCHITECTURALLY SIGNIFICANT HOMES AND VIEWS OF THE CHARMING PARK. OPEN THE MASSIVE DOUBLE DOORS INTO THE GRAND FOYER WITH GORGEOUS STAIRCASE. LARGE DOUBLE LIVING ROOM WITH FIREPLACE OPENS TO THE SPACIOUS DINING ROOM. FIND AN EFFICIENT BUTLER'S PANTRY BETWEEN THE DINING ROOM AND THE BRIGHT EAT-IN KITCHEN. THE KITCHEN OPENS TO THE EXPANSIVE FAMILY ROOM AND BOTH ENJOY OUTSTANDING VIEWS AND DIRECT ACCESS TO EITHER A DECK OR PORCH DOWN TO DUAL PATIOS. HUGE GARAGE FOR TWO SUV'S AND ANOTHER BAY FOR STORAGE. BACK INSIDE THE HOUSE, THROUGH THE MUDROOM OFF THE KITCHEN, FIND A QUIET FIRST FLOOR OFFICE WITH BUILT-INS, WHAT A NICE BACKDROP FOR A ZOOM MEETING. DOUBLE STAIRCASES UP TO THE 2ND FLOOR AND YOU WILL ENJOY 5 OF THE 6 BEDROOMS, ACCESSIBLE FROM THE WIDE HALLWAY. THE PRIMARY BEDROOM FEATURES A FULL BATH, WALK-IN CLOSET AND LOUNGE. THE OTHER 4 BEDROOMS SHARE THE UPDATED HALL BATH AND EASY ACCESS SECOND FLOOR LAUNDRY! THE FRONT TWO BEDROOMS OPEN TO THE 2ND FLOOR PORCH, WHICH THE SELLERS RENOVATED AND WON THE 2019 OAK PARK HISTORIC PRESERVATION AWARD. 3RD FLOOR IS A TREAT WITH AN ADDITIONAL BEDROOM, FULL BATH, OFFICE/HOMEWORK ROOM AND HUGE PLAYROOM-BOUNUS ROOM. BASEMENT HAS HIGH CEILINGS WITH AN OPEN FLOOR PLAN, WHICH COULD BE EASILY FINISHED BUT IS GREAT FOR STORAGE. MANY RECENT UPDATES AND DELIGHTFUL FEATURES. COME VISIT AND EXPLORE ALL THAT OAK PARK HAS TO OFFER. ONLY A FEW SHORT BLOCKS TO SCHOOLS, METRA, GREEN LINE, PARKS, THEATER, COFFEE SHOPS, RESTAURANTS AND THE FAMOUS FARMERS MARKET. TRULY AN OUTSTANDING OPPORTUNITY.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Oliver W Holmes Elementary Schoo Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Price History
4/30/2021 Listed $1,290,000
6/1/2021 8% - $1,190,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
Electric Circuit Breakers
Elementary School Oliver W Holmes Elementary Schoo
Elementary School District 97
Exterior Features Balcony, Deck, Porch, Brick Paver Patio
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Steam
High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
High School District 200
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, Historic/Period Mlwk
Middle/Junior High School Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 97
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 35292.86
Total Rooms 13
Township Oak Park

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Bathrooom Double Sink
Bedroomspossible 6
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Pantry-Butler
Room Type Bedroom 5, Office, Game Room, Play Room, Foyer, Mud Room, Pantry, Bedroom 6
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Exterior Frame
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 73 X 331
Lot Size Acres 0.432
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 11X11 2nd Level Hardwood
6th Bdrm 11X13 3rd Level Carpet
Dining Room 13X19 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 20X22 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 15X18 Main Level Hardwood
Game Rm 32X36 3rd Level Carpet
Living Room 16X27 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 13X27 2nd Level Hardwood
Mud 9X11 Main Level Hardwood
Office 13X13 Main Level Hardwood
Pantry 5X9 Main Level Hardwood
Playroom 8X15 3rd Level Carpet

Amenities

  • 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 Single Family Average in 60302

Price
AVG $690K
$1.19M
Taxes
AVG $17,996
$35,292
Visits
AVG 55
11
Year Built
AVG 1919
1883
Walkscore
AVG 69
94
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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