1531 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL
$ 1,095,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11031145
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityRiver Forest
  • AreaRiver Forest
  • NeighborhoodNorth Maywood
  • Zip60305
  • Style
  • Year Built1954
  • Taxes$ 24097
  • Price$ 1,095,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage4577
  • Lot Size11,326 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
eXp Realty LLC
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

The home you've been waiting for! This is an amazing, meticulously maintained, custom 5bd/4bth home located in the heart of River Forest! An entertainer's dream home, that includes amazing finishes throughout! Imported European staircase and 2 story foyer as you enter the home. Stunning Brazilian cherry hardwood floors throughout on both levels. Main floor features an open concept with large living room area, fireplace (1 of 4 fireplaces) and abundance of natural light through the many windows. A spacious kitchen with lots of counter space, an additional rinsing sink, and a custom glass showcase shelving built into the massive island that seats 6! Working from home? You will enjoy this large office with a fireplace and custom built in cabinets. Additionally on the main floor is a movie theater room that seats 11 with a seven channel surround sound system. A first floor guest bedroom with a full bath is convenient for visitors. On the lowest level you'll find the 3000 bottle wine cellar that has its own climate controlled cooling system! Additionally a crawl space features all new electric and plumbing. The top floor was added in 2005 which includes four large bedrooms with 9 foot ceilings. All bathrooms have custom glass doors - must see in person! Laundry is conveniently located on the second floor. Attached 2 car garage with lots of storage, and enormous backyard lot with paver patio, built in grill, and shed. There are two AC units - dual zoned - multiple thermostats for independent climate controlled temperatures per floor. AND MORE! This home has desirable schools and walking distance to park!

Elementary School High School
Willard Elementary School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Price History
3/24/2021 Listed $1,095,000

General Features

Association Fee Includes None
Basement Partial
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
Elementary School Willard Elementary School
Elementary School District 90
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas
High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
High School District 200
Middle/Junior School District 90
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 24097.01
Total Rooms 8
Township River Forest

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished, Crawl
Bedroomspossible 5
Full Baths 4
Room Type Bedroom 5
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Vinyl Siding, Brick, Combination
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 62 X 180
Lot Size Acres 0.26
Water Source Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 15X10 Main Level Hardwood
Dining Room 15X12 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room Not Applicable
Living Room 27X15 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 19X23 2nd Level Hardwood


  • 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 60305

AVG $980K
AVG $20,220
AVG 116
Year Built
AVG 1932
AVG 65
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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