1225 Forest Avenue Evanston, IL
$ 1,699,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10682722
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityEvanston
  • AreaEvanston
  • Zip60202
  • Style
  • Year Built1899
  • Taxes29000
  • Price$ 1,699,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6250
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Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

One of a Kind Lavishly Restored Ernest Mayo Evanston Landmark Home. Architectural Details, Charm, Dignity and Character. Spectacular Breathe Taking Foyer and Staircase . This Magnificent Home has Hardwood Floors Throughout. The Restoration of the Highest Quality. It is Overwhelming as you Tour this Custom Design and High End Finishes. The Two Page Home Improvements Showing the Highest Quality and Craftsmanship. The Minute You Enter into the Home you will be in Awe of the Moldings and Woodwork. The Third Floor Offers an Enormous Great Room with Crystorama Lighting and Floor to Ceiling Shelving that has been Refurbished. A New Master Suite with His and Her Dressing Room with Custom Cabintry, Custom Radiator Covers and Crystal Crystorama Chandeliers. A Master Bathroom with Custom Marble Shower with Glass Shower Door,LED Light and California Faucets, Custom Cabinetry with Marble Countertops, and California Faucets, Ceramic Tiled Walls, a 66" Magnus Cast Iron Bathtub. Marble Flooring, Exhaust Fan, Hudson Valley Sconce and Feiss Malia Chandelier, GFCI Outlets and New Compact Radiator. Created Second Floor Laundry Room with Custom Cabinetry, Black Marble Flooring, New Trim and Lighting. New Eat-In Kitchen with GE Monogram Professional Appliances that Include a 6 Burner Double Oven Range with Grill and Hood, Ice Machine,Dishwasher, Microwave, and Bottom Freezer Built in Refrigerator. Custom Cabinetry and Island, Quartzite Countertops, Under Cabinet Lightening and GFCI Plugs. Hudson Valley Chandeliers and Visual Comfort Scones, Franke Stainless Steel Sink. Rohl Faucet, Four New Marvin Wood Windows, New Hardwood Floors, Ceramic Subway Tile and Black Marble Flooring in Mudroom with Custom Cabinet. Rebuilt Stair case to Mudroom and Basement. New Custom Exterior Solid wood Door. So Much More! It Is A Pleasure to Show this Masterpiece!

Price History
5/5/2020 Listed $1,890,000
7/14/2020 1% - $1,880,000
7/22/2020 5% - $1,800,000
8/27/2020 3% - $1,749,000
9/17/2020 3% - $1,699,000

General Features

Association Fee Includes None
Cooling Space Pac
Elementary School District 65
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Steam
High School District 202
Interior Features Hardwood Floors
Middle/Junior School District 65
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 29000
Total Rooms 12
Township Evanston

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Basement Full
Bedroomspossible 6
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Room Type Bedroom 5, Bedroom 6, Sun Room, Den, Great Room, Foyer, Walk In Closet, Tandem Room
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Brick
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 50 X 150
Water Source Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 18X12 3rd Level Hardwood
6th Bdrm 20X10 3rd Level Hardwood
Den 13X12 Main Level Hardwood
Dining Room 28X14 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room Not Applicable
Foyer 18X18 Main Level Hardwood
Great Rm 33X31 3rd Level Hardwood
Living Room 33X22 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 18X17 2nd Level Hardwood
Sunroom 23X15 Main Level
Tandem Rm 18X12 2nd Level Carpet
Walk in Closet 11X9 2nd Level


  • 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 60202

AVG $1.3M
AVG $18,665
AVG 148
Year Built
AVG 1929
AVG 75
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