1608 Forest Place
Evanston, Illinois 60201

Neighborhood: 60201

  • 6 beds
  • 5 baths(4 full, 1 half)
  • Built 1879
  • 2018 Taxes $12,732
  • Status: For Sale
  • MLS:10632285
  • Last Checked:
  • Last Updated: 4 days ago
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This is a huge home - see the 3D tour. This beautifully renovated home is situated across the street from Patriots Park, Dawes Lagoon, and Lake Michigan. Enjoy the views of the parks and lake from the lovely gated front yard and flagstone entry. The home features a large tiled foyer with a handsome staircase, grand double parlor, fireplace flanked with floor to ceiling bookcases, huge dining room, tall sunny windows, ten-foot ceilings, crown moldings and 12-24" tall decorative baseboards. The kitchen features a lovely garden window, butlers pantry and built-in granite table/chairs offering glimpses of the lake over morning coffee. A maid's staircase off the kitchen accesses all four levels! The lower level has two egress doors and is masterfully built-out with a second granite kitchen, a gorgeous family room with fireplace, full granite bath, office/bedroom and tons of storage. Overhead sewers were installed during the renovation. This is the perfect set-up for a home office for client exterior access or as an in-law arrangement. Zoned heating/AC throughout. The second level is complete with a master suite and sitting room overlooking the lake, and three additional bedrooms with a hall bath. The third floor has two more bedrooms, a full bath with a separate tub and shower, and a large library/art studio with gorgeous views over the parks and lake. On the market for the first time in over 60 years. It has been lovingly cared for with tons of updates throughout. Garage has a separate PIN 11184050190000 taxes are $522 and size is 24' x 32'.
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Listing courtesy of Candace Kuzmarski, Coldwell Banker Residential

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Property Details

Key Details
  • # Beds: 6
  • # Baths: 4
  • Sq. Ft.: 0
  • Built in: 1879
  • # Days on Market: 17
Exterior Features
  • New Construction (Y/N): No
  • Attached: No
  • Architectural Style: Victorian
  • # of Garage Spaces: 2
Interior Features
  • Sq. Ft.: 0
  • Rooms Total: 10
  • Basement information: Full
  • Cooling Type: Space Pac
  • Heating Type: Natural Gas, Forced Air
  • Electric: Circuit Breakers
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Lake Michigan,Public
  • # of Bedrooms: 6
  • # of Bathrooms (full): 4
  • # of Bathrooms (half): 1
  • Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
  • Fireplace (Y/N): Yes
  • # of Fireplaces: 2
  • Fireplace Features: Wood Burning
Master Bedroom
  • Features: Full,Hardwood Floor,Curtains/Drapes
Bedroom 2
  • Dimensions: 18X15
  • Features: Hardwood Floor,Curtains/Drapes
  • Level: 2nd Level
Bedroom 3
  • Dimensions: 13X12
  • Features: Hardwood Floor,Curtains/Drapes
  • Level: 2nd Level
Bedroom 4
  • Dimensions: 13X11
  • Features: Hardwood Floor,Curtains/Drapes
  • Level: 2nd Level
  • Features: Eating Area-Table Space,Hardwood Floor,No Windows
Dining Room
  • Features: Separate,Hardwood Floor,Curtains/Drapes
Living Room
  • Features: Hardwood Floor,Window Blinds,Curtains/Drapes
Family Room
  • Features: Hardwood Floor,Curtains/Drapes
5th Bdrm
  • Dimensions: 17X13
  • Features: Carpet Floor,Curtains/Drapes
  • Level: 3rd Level
6th Bdrm
  • Dimensions: 12X9
  • Features: Carpet Floor,Curtains/Drapes
  • Level: 3rd Level
Community Information
Community Information
  • Association Fees Include: None
  • Homeowners Association Fee 1: 0
  • Homeowners Association Fee 1 Frequency: Not Applicable
Property/Lot Information
Property Features
  • Waterfront (Y/N): No
Property Information
  • Days on Market: 17
  • Tax Info: $12,732
  • Tax Annual Amount: $12,732
  • Tax Year: 2018
Location Information
  • Township: Evanston
  • County: Cook
Lot Information
  • Lot Sq. Ft.: 4617.36
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 53 X 97
  • Living Area: 0
  • Acres: 0.11

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