143 Des Plaines Avenue, Forest Park, IL
$ 355,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11896754
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityForest Park
  • Zip60130
  • Style
  • Price$ 355,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage1750
  • Lot Size0.11 Acres
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Step into a world of warmth and character with this beautiful brick bungalow, nestled in a vibrant, walkable neighborhood. This home's classic charm is immediately evident, from its inviting front porch to the timeless brick exterior. Inside, you'll discover a spacious layout, boasting 3 bedrooms, a study, and 2 1/2 bathrooms, all brimming with natural light and original details like stained glass windows, built-in shelving, and refinished hardwood floors. The living and dining rooms are perfect for hosting friends and family, while the modern updates blend seamlessly with the house's original charm. The study, with its forest green walls, copper ceiling, and French door, offers a serene retreat, ideal for a home office or library. The kitchen is a cook's dream, updated with stainless steel appliances, white subway tile backsplash, and a walk-in pantry. The main level features two bedrooms, perfect for kids, guests, or a nursery, complemented by a full bathroom with a handy laundry chute. The upstairs master suite is a private haven, complete with a walk-in closet, skylights, and a stylish half bath. Downstairs, an expansive unfinished basement awaits your personal touch, already equipped with a second full bathroom and ample storage. Step outside to your private backyard oasis, complete with a lush perennial garden, planter box, and a party-friendly garage door opening into the yard. Parking is a breeze with a 2-car garage and additional exterior spot. Embrace the convenience of city living with easy access to the CTA green line, Metra train, and a plethora of shops and restaurants on Madison St and Lake Street in Oak Park. Plus, you're just a short drive from the Forest Park pool and Rec center. This home is not just a place to live, it's a lifestyle choice for those who value comfort, charm, and community. Welcome to your new home!

Price History
9/28/2023 Listed $379,900
10/24/2023 3% - $369,900


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

Property vs Single Family Average in 60130

AVG $560K

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