If a home's value was based on the amount of love, family gatherings and celebrations with friends or on the fabulous factor of the neighbors, 531 S Ridgeland would sell for $1M!!! This classic Oak Park home has a large and welcoming front porch, tall ceilings, large rooms and a fantastic backyard with a 2 tiered deck. Hardwood floors throughout! 1st floor and stairs were just refinished and look fantastic. The double living room gives you many options for hanging out, playing games, reading, playing piano and having a movie night. The dining room has the original beamed ceiling and fabulous built-in hutch with tons of character and extra storage. The eat-in kitchen has plenty of room for cooks and helpers. There is a mudroom off the back of the home and it leads to a 2 tiered deck, plenty of grass and garden space and a fully fenced in yard. The roof on the home and the garage are brand NEW! The 2nd floor has 3 bedrooms plus a 12 x 12 tandem, that can easily become a stand alone bedroom. So have a killer primary bedroom with the extra space or create another bedroom. The 3rd floor is finished with great ceiling height, a good sized 4th bedroom, ginormous closet and utility storage room. There are 2 places where bathrooms can be added and drawings and rendering have been provided. So if you want a 1st floor powder room and 3rd floor full bathroom, we've got you covered. Check out the images and plans with the full set of photos. The basement is DRY!!! There is a drain tile system, sump pump and the walls have a membrane to keep out moisture, all waiting for you to leave as is or finish. When you're down there, notice the steel beam and posts. 531 S Ridgeland is a solidly built home! Newer windows and freshly painted throughout. Many original details of woodwork and stained glass decorate the home too. So if you are looking for a lifestyle of love and community, Oak Park is the place and 531 S Ridgeland is the home for you! Click the VIRTUAL TOUR link to see the interactive floor plans and many photos.