1017 Elgin Avenue, Forest Park, IL
$ 488,800
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11966324
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityForest Park
  • AreaForest Park
  • Zip60130
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1907
  • Taxes$ 7533
  • Price$ 488,800
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage3305
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Beautiful home in desirable Forest Park! Meticulously maintained 4+ bedroom, 2 full and 2 half bath residence. Home features gorgeous original details, including natural woodwork, hardwood floors, and 12-foot high ceilings that create an elegant atmosphere throughout. First floor features a spacious and gracious formal living room adorned with a fireplace, creating a cozy focal point. The bright dining room enhances the elegance, offering a perfect setting for entertaining guests and enjoying delightful meals. Kitchen features lovely cherry cabinets and a breakfast nook. There is a charming rear enclosed porch overlooking the yard that doubles as a mudroom. First floor also has a bedroom and full bath. The 2nd floor features three bedrooms, home office and 1.5 baths. You will love the walk-in closet in the primary bedroom! The basement adds a full third level of living space, with a double family room, workout room, 5th bedroom/office, laundry room, ample storage and 2nd half bath. Great fenced yard with large patio and 2.5 car garage completes this property. Roof on home/garage, fence and gutters replaced within the last few years. Most windows have been replaced and basement has a drainage tile, sump pump dual system! Wonderful location, enjoy easy access to the El, HOT downtown Forest Park, and expressways. Don't miss the opportunity to make cherished memories in this delightful home!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Betsy Ross Elementary School Forest Park Middle School Proviso East High School
Price History
2/2/2024 Listed $488,800

General Features

Sewer Public Sewer,Sewer-Storm
Heating Natural Gas,Steam
Cooling Window/Wall Units - 3+
Possession Negotiable
Garage Spaces 2
Association Fee Includes None
Architectural Style Victorian
Year Built 1907
Township Proviso
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Assoc Fee Paid Per Not Applicable
County Cook
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Total Rooms 12
Status Active
Directions Harrison to Elgin south to home
High School Proviso East High School
City Forest Park
High School District 209
MLS Area Forest Park
Waterfront Y/N No
Street Name Elgin
Elementary School Betsy Ross Elementary School
Tax Annual Amount 7533.28
Middle/Junior High School Forest Park Middle School
Virtual Tour
Days on Market 6
Standard Status Active
Middle/Junior School District 91
Elementary School District 91
Property Type Detached Single

Interior Features

Basement Full
Total Fireplaces 1
Fireplace Features Gas Log
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 2
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Bedrooms 4
Room Type Bedroom 5,Office,Recreation Room,Enclosed Porch,Storage,Bonus Room,Walk In Closet
LivingAreaSource Plans
Total Baths 4
Bedrooms Possible 5
Basement Finished

Exterior Features

Lot Features Fenced Yard
Water Source Lake Michigan
Total Parking 2
Lot Dimensions 38X124
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Type Detached
Exterior Aluminum Siding,Vinyl Siding


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60130

AVG $500K
AVG $8,118
AVG 68
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1921