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    222 Forest Avenue

    Oak Park, IL 60302
    • $1,190,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 86 days
    • MLS #: 11071401
    UPDATED: 111 min ago
    $1,190,000
    • 6
      BEDS
    • 0.43
      ACRES
    • 3
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 5,325
      SQFT
    • $223
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1883
    County:
    Area:

    School Information

    School District:
    97

    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.

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    222 Forest Avenue Oak Park, IL 60302

    • Price: $1,190,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 111 min ago
    • MLS #: 11071401
    6
    Beds
    3
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    0.43
    Acres
    5,325
    SQFT
    $223
    $/SQFT
    1883
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Oak Park
    County:
    Cook
    Area:
    Oak Park
    Elementary School:
    Oliver W Holmes Elementary Schoo
    Middle School:
    Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
    High School:
    Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
    School District:
    97
    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.
    Exterior Features

    Architectural Style Victorian Assessor Square Footage 3708 Driveway Asphalt Exterior Building Type Frame Exterior Features BalconyDeckPorchBrick Paver Patio Garage On Site Yes Garage Ownership Owned Garage Type Detached Is Parking Includedin Price Yes Number Of Cars 2 Parking Garage Type Detached 3 Stories Waterfront YN No

    Interior Features

    2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood 2nd Bedroom Level 2nd Level 3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood 3rd Bedroom Level 2nd Level 4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood 4th Bedroom Level 2nd Level Addtl Room1 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room1 Level 2nd Level Addtl Room1 Name 5th Bdrm Addtl Room2 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room2 Level Main Level Addtl Room2 Name Office Addtl Room3 Flooring Carpet Addtl Room3 Name Game Rm Addtl Room4 Flooring Carpet Addtl Room4 Name Playroom Addtl Room6 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room6 Name Foyer Addtl Room7 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room7 Name Mud Addtl Room8 Flooring Hardwood Addtl Room8 Name Pantry Addtl Room9 Flooring Carpet Addtl Room9 Name 6th Bdrm Appliances RangeMicrowaveDishwasherRefrigeratorWasherDryer Basement Full Basement Bathrooms YN No Basement Description Unfinished Bath Amenities Double Sink Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Built Before1978 YN Yes Cooling Central AirZoned Dining Room Separate Dining Room Flooring Hardwood Dining Room Level Main Level Family Room Flooring Hardwood Family Room Level Main Level Fireplace Location Living Room Fireplaces Total 1 Heating Natural GasSteam Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral CeilingsHardwood Floors2Nd Floor LaundryHistoric/Period Mlwk Kitchen Flooring Hardwood Kitchen Level Main Level Kitchen Type Eating Area-Table SpacePantry-Butler Laundry Level Not Applicable Living Room Flooring Hardwood Living Room Level Main Level Master Bedroom Bath Full Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level Room Type Bedroom 5OfficeGame RoomPlay RoomFoyerMud RoomPantryBedroom 6 Rooms Total 13 Total Sq Ft 5325

    Property Features

    Additional Parcels YN Yes Age 100+ Years Association Fee 0 Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Community Features CurbsSidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Corporate Limits Oak Park Disability Access And Or Equipped No Electric Circuit Breakers Holds Earnest Money Yes Master Association Fee No New Construction YN No Offeredfor Saleor Rent No Ownership Type Fee Simple Property Type Detached Single Rebuilt YN No Recent Rehab YN No Rural YN No Sewer Public Sewer Special Assessments No Special Listing Conditions None Special Service Area N Tax Annual Amount 35292.86 Tax Exemptions Homeowner Tax Year 2019 Township Oak Park Water Source Lake MichiganPublic Zero Lot Line No

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