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1046 Franklin
River Forest, IL 60305

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 / 1 Baths
  • 6,500 Sq. Ft.
  • Built In 1930
Price

$1,975,000

Taxes
$29,055  
Beds
5  
Baths
5 / 1  
Rooms
14  
Type
Detached  
Sq. Ft.
6,500  
Lot Size
100 X 184  
Built
1930  
Neighborhood
River Forest  
MLS
#09872383
Status
Active (1 yr, 8 mth)

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

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Property Details

Interior Features

Room
Level
Flooring
Size
Living Room
Main
Hardwood
27x18
Dining Room
Main
Hardwood
17x15
Kitchen
Main
Hardwood
17x16
Family Room
Main
Hardwood
27x13
Bedroom (master)
2nd
Hardwood
20x20
Bedroom (2nd)
2nd
Hardwood
16x15
Bedroom (3rd)
2nd
Carpet
13x10
Bedroom (4th)
2nd
Carpet
13x12
5th Bdrm
2nd
Hardwood
13x10
Breakfast Rm
Main
Ceramic Tile
14x91
Library
Main
Hardwood
19x14
Recreation Rm
Basement
Carpet
26x20
Game Rm
Basement
Carpet
26x20

Utilities

  • Heating Gas, Forced Air
  • Cooling Central Air
  • Water Public
  • Sewer Sewer-Public

Additional Information

Appliances
Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Refrigerator-Bar, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator
Parking
Garage Door Opener(s), Heated, 7 Foot or more high garage door, Garage On Site, Owned
Schools
Oak Park & River Forest High Sch, Roosevelt School, Willard Elementary School

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Principal & Interest
$0
Property Tax
$0
Assessments
$0
Home Insurance
$0
Mortgage Insurance
$0

Listing History

03-01-2018 Listed at $2,399,000
04-03-2019 Price decreased by $200,000 to $2,199,000
10-20-2019 Price decreased by $224,000 to $1,975,000
Last Modified 10/26/19 12:05 AM

Nearby Transportation

  • Bus 318 0.7 mi
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  • Bus 90 0.7 mi
  • Bus 307 0.7 mi
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  • Bus 309 0.8 mi
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  • Bus 72 1.0 mi
  • Bus 331 1.1 mi
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  • Bus 757 1.1 mi
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  • Bus 770 1.1 mi
  • Union Pacific West 0.9 mi
  • Green Line 1.2 mi
  • I 290 West 1.8 mi
  • I 290 East 1.9 mi
  • I 88 East 3.9 mi
  • I 294 North 4.8 mi
  • I 294 South 4.9 mi
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