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506 Edgewood Place River Forest, IL
$ 1,124,999
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10722753
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityRiver Forest
  • AreaRiver Forest
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60305
  • Style
  • Year Built1997
  • Taxes29954
  • Price$ 1,124,999
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3900
  • Lot Size10,001 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Prello Realty, Inc.
Property Description

Property tax reduction! The Cook County Assessor just notified the homeowners (July of 2020) that the property's assessed value has been reduced by 9%. One of a kind estate home, in one of River Forest's most beautiful blocks, featuring several original and beautiful Frank Lloyd Wright houses. The home was purchased by the current owners from Chicago Cubs' former starting All-Star pitcher, Carlos Zambrano, and has many high-end features. 06 Edgewood is the only newer construction home on the block, having been built in 1997. It combines the best of both worlds: a beautiful historical setting and today's desirable features. The home is a 6 minute walk to the River Forest Metra station, making the commute downtown extraordinarily convenient. It also is one block from Thatcher Woods, a large public forest with miles and miles of paths for walking and biking, and the Trail Side Museum, an indoor museum with an outdoor zoo (coyotes, hawks, owls, foxes, etc.) - a very popular attraction for kids and adults. The exterior of the home is nice, but elegantly understated. A pretty front yard, a spacious attached three car garage and an attractive fenced-in back yard. The interior is phenomenal. The first floor has an open floor-plan. A large foyer leads to a large dining room and modern kitchen. The beautiful kitchen has a professional 8 burner stainless steel stove, a very large island, stunning white quartzite countertops, a built-in large warming drawer, built-in double ovens, built-in microwave, built-in large refrigerator and freezer, and custom top-of-the-line cabinetry with many extraordinary features - truly a chef's dream kitchen. A very large living room, with 20 ft high ceilings, large sky-lights and a large window wall is next to the kitchen - it is a lovely bright space, with tons of natural light, perfect for experiencing the outdoors from the comforts of the inside (a wonderful perk during our long cold weather seasons) and for hanging art. Next to the living room is a gorgeous office, with custom built-in cabinetry and custom designed and crafted wood ceiling. Next to the office is a half-bathroom and the large master bedroom area, including three walk-in closets and a large master bathroom. There are many other details, including new 8 foot mahogany doors, new wide plank oak floors, new furnace and new water heater. The layout of the second floor is a large loft family room, flanked on each side by one large bathroom and two bedrooms, for a total of 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The loft has beautiful views of the Winslow House and is fully wired for entertainment, including built in ceiling speakers. The basement is a true gem. High ceilings, a pool table and gaming table area, a full custom designed and built bar, a 1000+ custom designed and built and temperature controlled wine room, a large exercise room, a full bathroom, another bedroom and tons of storage. Don't let this one be the one that got away! Click on the video of this listing to view a professional drone video of the entire house. Flying through the home is a neat visual experience and the next best thing to visiting in person.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Lincoln Elementary School Roosevelt School Middle School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Price History
5/22/2020 Listed $1,250,000
6/8/2020 1% - $1,239,999
7/1/2020 4% - $1,199,900
7/16/2020 1% - $1,195,000
7/16/2020 4% - $1,149,000
8/21/2020 1% - $1,139,999
9/15/2020 2% - $1,124,999

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop
Community Features Park, Tennis Court(s), Sidewalks
Elementary School Lincoln Elementary School
Exterior Features Patio, Porch, Outdoor Grill
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Zoned
High School Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Bar-Dry, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath
Junior High Roosevelt School
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active

Interior Features

Basement Finished
Basement Full
Bathrooom Double Sink
Bedroomspossible 5
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Island, Pantry-Closet
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 5

Exterior Features

Exterior Cedar
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 50 X 200
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Landscaped
Water Source Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 15X13 2nd Level Hardwood
Bar 36X37 Basement Wood Laminate
Dining Room 15X11 Main Level Hardwood
Exercise Rm 18X12 Basement Wood Laminate
Family Room 22X24 2nd Level Hardwood
Living Room 21X24 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 15X12 Main Level Hardwood
Media Rm 19X12 Basement Wood Laminate
Office 15X10 Main Level Hardwood


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

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60305

AVG $880K
AVG $19,934
AVG 94
Year Built
AVG 1932
AVG 60
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