Last Updated: 4/27/2017 8:08 AM
Description for 1217 Ridge Avenue Evanston, IL 60202
Discerning purchaser with an eye for historic value and future grandeur need look no further! Completed in 1899 for noted Evanstonian Chancellor Livingston Jenks and designed by well-known architect Myron Hunt, this 6 bedroom, 4.5 bath house is a timeless combination of generous room sizes, exquisite high-quality hardwoods and spacious property. Lots of room to garden, play, or just savor your private space. Its brick paver circular driveway and parking area add to the charm, as do the details at windows, outdoor porches, and so much attention-to-detail inside. Basement includes wine room, dark room and expansive storage area. This property is in the Ridge Avenue historic district and includes spacious coach house tucked at the opposite corner of the lot. All 6 bedrooms are good sized and master suite exudes charm of yesterday with adjoining closet areas. For that connoisseur of timeless quality, gently updating it will be a dream come true!
4 Full/1 Half
Lake Michigan, Public Water Service
Sitting Room, Foyer, Library, Darkroom
Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Hardwood, Other, Carpet, Stone
Full, Unfinished Basement
1, Other Fireplace
Exterior / Lot Features
2 Parking Spaces,
Enclosed Porch, Patio, Porch, Screened Porch
Brick Road, Curbs & gutters
Dempster east to Ridge avenue, to 1217. Park in driveway or on Crain immediately south.
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Evanston Real Estate
Evanston is located in Illinois. Evanston, Illinois 60202 has a population of 75,527.
The median household income in Evanston, Illinois 60202 is $69,347. The median household income for the surrounding county is $54,828 compared to the national median of $53,482. The median age of people living in Evanston 60202 is 34.7 years.
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