673 Forest Avenue

Glen Ellyn, IL
$ 925,000 Beds 4 Baths 3 Sq 3,911 Virtual Tour
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LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION! This quintessential Glen Ellyn home is situated on one of Glen Ellyn's prettiest tree-lined streets in the prestigious Lake Ellyn area! Walk to town, train, park, and schools this lovely home has all of today's features and up to date amenities yet exudes a grace, charm and craftsmanship that you won't find today in new construction! You will be impressed by the handsome hardwood floors throughout, the stone fireplace, and the built-in cabinets in the living room! Incredible cook's kitchen boasts granite counters, large island, stainless appliances, high-end range, wine fridge with 2 fridge drawers and walk-in pantry! The East facing Sun Room is the perfect place to spend your morning with a cup of coffee or host your book club! Adjoining both the Kitchen and the sunny breakfast area is the heart of the home - where everyone will gather in the Family Room to watch TV or their favorite sporting event. While family and guests are in the Family Room everyone can still be close to the chef who is preparing the evening meal. It is the PERFECT gathering space for all. There are 2 other great spaces on the first floor for a private den / study that can also make a great first floor bedroom with the bath nearby. Adjacent and open to the formal Living Room is another south facing bright space which would make a great place for the family to gather to play a game of cards, put together a puzzle or engage in a highly competitive game of Pictionary! So many other updates including new exterior paint, roof, paver patio, high-efficiency furnace and water heater. Marvin replacement windows throughout! There is a laundry area in the basement and also on the 1st floor! Turn-key and move-in ready with renovated bathrooms, including primary en suite with double sinks, large shower and amazing walk-in closet! This home is set up perfectly for in HOME OFFICE space and remote E-learning with its generously sized office on the first floor plus a huge finished heated/cooled bonus room or man-cave above the garage for flexible use as den/office/high school or college student study area or yoga/exercise/cardio exercise room. No need to go to a gym with all the incredible space available. There are potentially 3 private office/learning areas here especially if you consider the large finished room in the lower lever that has daylight windows to boot!! The 1/4 acre yard is truly an outdoor oasis with lovely professionally manicured gardens, patio and water sprinkler system! You won't find a better location for in-town Glen Ellyn living! Storms? Sleep easy with the built-in generator! Never be without electric power again! Floor Plans available! Don't miss the PROFESSIONAL 3D Tour!


  • Price
  • $ 925,000
  • Lot Size
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 3,911
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Year Built
  • 1921
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 0
  • City, Zip
  • Glen Ellyn
  • Taxes
  • 21234
  • County
  • Style
  • Traditional
  • Area
  • Glen Ellyn
  • MLS#
  • 10814316
  • Zip
  • 60137
Listing Provided by: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago



Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator
Architectural Style Traditional
Community Features Park, Lake, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Paved
Elementary School Forest Glen Elementary School
Exterior Features Brick Paver Patio
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Steam
High School Glenbard West High School
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, Wood Laminate Floors, 1st Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s)
Junior High Hadley Junior High School
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active Under Contract

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished
Bathrooom Separate Shower, Double Sink
Bedroomspossible 4
Below Grade Finished Area 681
Full Baths 3
Kitchen Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Walk-in
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Frame
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 80X164
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Mature Trees
Water Source Lake Michigan


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

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Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Oswego, IL office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Forest Glen Elementary School
Middle School Hadley Junior High School
High School Glenbard West High School

Price History

9/10/2020 Listed $925,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60137

AVG $480K
AVG $10,681
AVG 52
Year Built
AVG 1969
AVG 39
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673 Forest Avenue Glen Ellyn, IL is a Single Family Home for sale at $925000 with 3911 sqft and a lot size of Acre(s). 673 Forest Avenue Glen Ellyn has 4 bedrooms, 3 baths and was built in 1921. The property's zip code is 60137 which is in Glen Ellyn, IL

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