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706 Monroe Avenue

River Forest, IL 60305
  • $1,749,900
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 93 Days
  • MLS #: 12029038
Open House
$1,749,900
  • 5
    BEDS
  • N/A
    ACRES
  • 5
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 5,293
    SQFT
  • $331
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1889
County:
Area:

School Information

Elementary School:
Middle School:
School District:
90

Description

Welcome to your 2023 reconstructed dream home flooded with natural light throughout and high ceilings! Nestled on an oversized lot in River Forest, this stunning modern masterpiece exudes elegance and sophistication. Meticulously reconstructed from the ground up, this home offers the perfect blend of contemporary design and timeless charm. Only 3 walls and roof frame were saved from original home, 97% NEW CONSTRUCTION! Step inside and be captivated by the seamless fusion of space and style. New white oak floors adorn three levels, leading you through a grand staircase with beautiful light fixtures that illuminate every corner. The heart of this home is the chef's dream kitchen, where culinary aspirations come to life. Quartz countertops, custom hand-made solid maple cabinets and a magnificent 48" Ilve Majestic oven from Italy set the stage for gourmet creations. High end appliances include beverage refrigerator, Dacor Dishwasher and Monogram side by side refrigerator. Indulge in the luxury of beautifully appointed bathrooms featuring exquisite tile, Kohler, Duravit, Graff and Gerberit bath fixtures and innovative lighting. Picture yourself starting your day with Alexa Amazon speakers seamlessly integrated into the bathroom mirror, providing weather updates and setting the tone for the day ahead. Entertain with ease in the open-concept main level, featuring a family room with a gas fireplace, living room, dining room, kitchen, den, powder room, and convenient mudroom. Upstairs, discover a haven of comfort with four bedrooms, three baths, and a dedicated laundry room. The third floor offers a private retreat with an additional bedroom, bath, and two charming nooks ideal for quiet reading or imaginative play. The lower level beckons with another spacious family room complete with a wet bar and refrigerator, heated floors in basement including the bathroom, perfect for hosting gatherings or cozy nights in. A second laundry room on lower level adds convenience and functionality to everyday living. New roof, 2 new drain tile systems. A new 4-story addition was added on the south/west side as well as a mudroom on the west side. No detail has been overlooked in this meticulously reconstructed home, with upgrades including a new copper supply water line to the street, new overhead plumbing system, new basement floor, new electrical 200 AMPS service as well as whole house system, sprinkler system, new closed cell spray insulation, new windows, new doors and state-of-the-art security system with cameras for added peace of mind. New James Hardie Board siding (fiber cement). Experience the pinnacle of luxury living in a home that combines unparalleled craftsmanship with modern amenities. With home 97% new construction and maintenance-free appeal, this is more than just a home-it's a lifestyle. Relax and unwind on your new large back deck overlooking a great yard. Deck was done with Trex decking boards and aluminum railings (maintenance free) Home also has a front porch with new Trex boards, new cedar baluster, trims and soffit. 2 car garage has a 240v circuit for an EV plus an exterior spot. Garage has new roof shingles and gutters, new siding and side door. Don't miss your chance to own this exceptional property, where every detail reflects the care and dedication of its developers. Schedule your private showing today and make your dream a reality!

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706 Monroe Avenue River Forest, IL 60305

  • Price: $1,749,900
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 93 Days
  • MLS #: 12029038
5
Beds
5
Baths
1
½ Baths
N/A
Acres
5,293
SQFT
$331
$/SQFT
1889
Built
Neighborhood:
Cook
County:
Cook
Area:
Cook
Elementary School:
Lincoln Elementary School
Middle School:
Roosevelt School
High School:
Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
School District:
90
Property Description
Welcome to your 2023 reconstructed dream home flooded with natural light throughout and high ceilings! Nestled on an oversized lot in River Forest, this stunning modern masterpiece exudes elegance and sophistication. Meticulously reconstructed from the ground up, this home offers the perfect blend of contemporary design and timeless charm. Only 3 walls and roof frame were saved from original home, 97% NEW CONSTRUCTION! Step inside and be captivated by the seamless fusion of space and style. New white oak floors adorn three levels, leading you through a grand staircase with beautiful light fixtures that illuminate every corner. The heart of this home is the chef's dream kitchen, where culinary aspirations come to life. Quartz countertops, custom hand-made solid maple cabinets and a magnificent 48" Ilve Majestic oven from Italy set the stage for gourmet creations. High end appliances include beverage refrigerator, Dacor Dishwasher and Monogram side by side refrigerator. Indulge in the luxury of beautifully appointed bathrooms featuring exquisite tile, Kohler, Duravit, Graff and Gerberit bath fixtures and innovative lighting. Picture yourself starting your day with Alexa Amazon speakers seamlessly integrated into the bathroom mirror, providing weather updates and setting the tone for the day ahead. Entertain with ease in the open-concept main level, featuring a family room with a gas fireplace, living room, dining room, kitchen, den, powder room, and convenient mudroom. Upstairs, discover a haven of comfort with four bedrooms, three baths, and a dedicated laundry room. The third floor offers a private retreat with an additional bedroom, bath, and two charming nooks ideal for quiet reading or imaginative play. The lower level beckons with another spacious family room complete with a wet bar and refrigerator, heated floors in basement including the bathroom, perfect for hosting gatherings or cozy nights in. A second laundry room on lower level adds convenience and functionality to everyday living. New roof, 2 new drain tile systems. A new 4-story addition was added on the south/west side as well as a mudroom on the west side. No detail has been overlooked in this meticulously reconstructed home, with upgrades including a new copper supply water line to the street, new overhead plumbing system, new basement floor, new electrical 200 AMPS service as well as whole house system, sprinkler system, new closed cell spray insulation, new windows, new doors and state-of-the-art security system with cameras for added peace of mind. New James Hardie Board siding (fiber cement). Experience the pinnacle of luxury living in a home that combines unparalleled craftsmanship with modern amenities. With home 97% new construction and maintenance-free appeal, this is more than just a home-it's a lifestyle. Relax and unwind on your new large back deck overlooking a great yard. Deck was done with Trex decking boards and aluminum railings (maintenance free) Home also has a front porch with new Trex boards, new cedar baluster, trims and soffit. 2 car garage has a 240v circuit for an EV plus an exterior spot. Garage has new roof shingles and gutters, new siding and side door. Don't miss your chance to own this exceptional property, where every detail reflects the care and dedication of its developers. Schedule your private showing today and make your dream a reality!
Exterior Features

Exterior Building Type Fiber Cement Exterior Features Deck Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s) Garage Onsite Yes Garage Type Detached Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Size Less Than .25 Acre Parking Details Garage Parking Total 2 Types 3 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances Double OvenMicrowaveDishwasherHigh End RefrigeratorBar FridgeWasherDryerDisposalStainless Steel Appliance(s)Wine RefrigeratorRange HoodGas Cooktop Approximate Finished Sq Ft 5293 Basement FinishedCrawlExterior AccessRec/Family AreaStorage Space Basement Bathrooms YN Yes Basement Details FullWalkout Bathroom Separate ShowerDouble SinkSoaking Tub Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 5 Below Grade Finished Area 1261 Cooling Central AirZoned Fireplace Features Gas LogGas StarterHeatilator Fireplace Location Family Room Fireplaces Total 1 Heating Natural GasForced Air Interior Features Bar-WetHardwood FloorsHeated FloorsSecond Floor LaundryWalk-In Closet(s) Laundry Features In UnitMultiple LocationsSink Room Type Bedroom 5FoyerWalk In ClosetOfficeMud RoomSitting RoomRecreation RoomUtility Room-Lower LevelStorage Rooms Bedroom 5 (Third) Foyer (Main) Walk In Closet (Second) Office (Main) Mud Room (Main) Sitting Room (Third) Recreation Room (Basement) Utility Room-Lower Level (Walkout Basement) Storage (Walkout Basement) Recreation Room (Walkout Basement) Bedroom 2 (Second) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Family Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (Second) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Second) Rooms Total 13 Total Sq Ft 4032 Unfinished Sqft 4032 Upper Square Feet 4032

Property Features

Age 100+ Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Community Features SidewalksStreet LightsStreet Paved Corporate Limits River Forest Currently Leased No Disability Access And Or Equipped No Electric 200+ Amp Service General Information Commuter BusCommuter TrainInterstate Access Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required Mls Actual Status Active New Construction YN No Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt Year 2023 Rebuilt YN Yes Rehab Year 2023 Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 11920.06 Tax Year 2023 Township River Forest Type Detached Single Water Source Lake Michigan

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