256 E Forest Avenue, Elmhurst, IL 60126 | 11039554 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

256 E Forest Avenue $775,000


    256 E Forest Avenue Elmhurst, IL 60126

    SOLD 5/3/2021


    • 3 Beds
    • 4 Baths
    • 2,577 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 11039554
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    Property Details

    Classic, all brick home nestled in the heart of Elmhurst! Situated on a gorgeous 55x166 professionally landscaped lot, this meticulously updated home is the perfect blend of elegance and charm. Elegantly styled with 3,847 square feet of finished living space. The gracious foyer leads to the spacious, light filled living room. With new custom millwork and recessed niche plus beautiful built-ins, the fireplace anchors this gorgeous room. The formal dining room is massive and provides the perfect setting for family dinners and holiday celebrations. Overlooking the incredible yard is a main level office, a fantastic addition for work from home, remote learning, or a flex space of your choice. The large eat in kitchen offers tons of cabinetry, Corian tops, black appliances and an adjacent butler's pantry with prep sink. Enjoy seamless indoor/outdoor entertaining as the kitchen opens to the large 16x18 composite deck. The main level powder room was completely renovated and is simply stunning with Kohler and California fixtures. Custom millwork white radiator covers blend in perfectly with this home's beautiful trim detail. The hardwood floors have a warm, rich stain and extend to the second level. The incredible primary suite offers an impossible to find walk in closet and primary ensuite bathroom. The second floor features two additional light filled bedrooms, each of ample size, great closets and hardwood floors. Second floor laundry is a bonus to this classic layout, complete with utility sink. The newly finished basement has endless possibilities, with new carpet, recessed lighting, drywall, paint and full bathroom (2021). The incredible outdoor space is truly unmatched. The backyard of your dreams plus a custom built, 8'x 12' cedar shed with antiqued salvaged windows. New lighting throughout, new Lutron switches, dimmers and outlets with 200 amp service. New A/C (summer 2020) New wrought iron gate/fence. Full height usable attic. Modern living, classic charm, idyllic location, on one of Elmhurst's most beautiful tree lined streets. Walk to town and enjoy Elmhurst City Centre plus coveted Elmhurst school district 205!

    • General Features
      • Area Elmhurst
      • Association Fee 0
      • Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
      • County Or Parish Du Page
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions None
      • Tax Annual Amount 13072.12
      • Tax Year 2019
      • Township York
      • Year Built 1935
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
      • Architectural Style Colonial
      • Basement Full
      • Basement Sq Ft 1446
      • Bath Amenities Steam Shower
      • Full Bathrooms 3
      • Half Bathrooms 1
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 0
      • Below Grade Finished Area 1270
      • Cooling Central Air
      • Dining Room Separate
      • Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
      • Exterior Features Deck
      • Fireplace Features Wood Burning
      • Fireplaces Total 1
      • Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
      • Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s)
      • Garage Spaces 1
      • Heating Radiators
      • Interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, Bookcases, Separate Dining Room
      • Laundry Features Electric Dryer Hookup, In Unit, Sink
      • Living Area 2577
      • Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
      • Rooms Total 9
      • Sewer Public Sewer
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Fenced Yard
      • Lot Size Acres 0.2114
      • Lot Size Dimensions 55 X 166
      • Other Structures Shed(s)
      • Parcel Number 0601317006
      • Water Source Lake Michigan
      • Waterfront Y/N No
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Edison Elementary School
      • Elementary School District 205
      • High School York Community High School
      • High School District 205
      • Middle Or Junior School Sandburg Middle School
      • Middle Or Junior School District 205


    60126 (Elmhurst) Demographics

    39 Median Age
    4,306 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    63% College Educated
    $100,000 Estimated Median Income
    13,183 Estimated Total Home Owners
    3,319 Estimated Total Renters
    80% / 20% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    3 Estimated Average Household Size
    47,818 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

    Market Last 30 Days In This Postal Code

    $490,000 Median Sales Price
    65 Homes Sold
    130 New On Market

    Average Days on Site

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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $0 -100%
        5/3/2021 2:00:00 AM Sold Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $775,000
        4/2/2021 7:33:09 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Contingent
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