Price
$ 2,449,000

1046 Franklin Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305  
  • 5 beds
  • 5.1 baths
  • 6,500 sqft

1046 Franklin Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305  

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 lignting. Offering 5 brs and 4 full baths on the second floor, graciously accommodating family and guests. A fully fin bsmt w/sauna, rec & game rm, 2nd kit & bath.

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Listing Type
Single Family
Listing ID
09492868
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
5.1
House Size
6,500
Lot Size
0.42 acres
Listing Status
Active
Year Built
1930
County
Cook
Full Bath
5
Half Bath
1
Floors
2
Garage
3.0
Rooms
14.0
County School District
Elem:WILLARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL/Midl:ROOS
School District 1
WILLARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
School District 2
ROOSEVELT SCHOOL
School District 3
OAK PARK & RIVER FOREST HIGH SCH
Taxes
28503.61
TaxID
15013090070000
TaxYear
2015
Listing courtesy of Gagliardo Realty Associates LLC
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