River Forest Gem Hits the Market!


939 Lathrop Ave., River Forest –  Click Here for Link to Photos


A spacious first floor masterpiece with a bright open concept and exquisite detail throughout. Enter into the home through a generous double door entry into the large foyer, which includes double hung closets. An intimate first floor office with a gas fireplace & beautiful French doors leads into a spacious formal living room with another elegant fireplace.  The stunning remodeled chef’s kitchen includes a complete stainless steel appliance package, large granite island and maple cabinets.  A walk-in pantry finishes this luxurious kitchen’s appeal.  Adjacent to the kitchen is a spacious eating area, which provides a seamless transition into the back of the house which is surrounded by windows & floor to ceiling glass doors and overlooks the brick paved patio complete with a gas line.  An addition to the home was constructed between 1998-2000.  The Pavilion, which is a private back family room with cathedral ceilings shows off a stunning stone fireplace and is surrounded by windows and overlooks the sizable side yard creating exceptional entertaining space. This truly is a perfect entertaining home, equipped with surround sound, a bright open floor plan and immaculate hardwood floors throughout.  The second floor is comprised of three bedrooms and two full bathrooms including a private master suite with a huge walk through closet and spa master-bath.  The second and third bedroom share a walk through, Jack & Jill, bathroom.  The third bedroom has a gorgeous espresso built-in desk and shelves.  The third floor is contains two additional bedrooms and/or recreational space plus a full bathroom.   The lower level is quiet impressive with a massive finished basement including 2 Murphy beds plus a full bathroom, additional storage space and exceptional laundry room. The home is complete with a 2 car detached garage plus an enormous additional storage area attached to the garage as well as a large parking pad.  This is a double Lot (110 x 185) with in-ground sprinkler system and numerous upgrades throughout which were completed through a lengthy two year meticulous process between 1998-2000.  In addition, in 2014 copper pipes were put in from the house to the street for optimal water retrieval.  The exterior of the home is brick and cedar shingles.  Truly a stunning home with impressive first floor WOW factor.  A+ School District, Willard Elementary, Roosevelt Junior High and Oak Park/River Forest High School.  Easy Commute into Downtown Chicago.

List Price: $1,299,000
2014 Taxes: $24,672