201 Scottswood Road, Riverside, Illinois 60546

$1,700,000
5
BD
4
Full Baths
2
Half Baths
6,226
SqFt
List Price
$1,700,000
MLS#
MRD11165245
Status
ACTIVE
Type
Single Family Residential
Subtype
Detached Single
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
6
Living Area
6,226
County
Cook
City
Riverside
Neighborhood
Riverside
Days On Market
63

Property Description

A rare offering of a piece of history located in the Historic First Division on almost a half acre of beautifully landscaped piece of property. This well loved family home is one of the oldest structures in the quaint Village of Riverside known for curvilinear streets, ample setbacks, and pastoral parkways. Featured on the Riverside Museum Walking Tour and known for its wraparound porch with decorative bracketed posts, this magnificent stately French Victorian is like no other with 10' - 20' ceiling heights. You will be in awe of the architectural detail, the impeccable condition and the elegance of this home. The majestic foyer leads to the formal living room and dining room both with fireplaces. From the dining room you will find a fabulous kitchen with beautiful cream custom cabinetry and beautiful quartz island and countertops with an adjacent warm and inviting breakfast room/library with fireplace and beautiful French doors that lead to the spectacular music/ballroom/family room with stunning terrazzo floor and breathtaking stained-glass ceiling. The conservatory/sunroom with heated marble floors presents picturesque views of the meticulously landscaped yard. The Music Room and Conservatory have been the center of many family gatherings and provided many happy and loving memories. Off the spacious second floor foyer you are greeted by the massive Primary Suite with fireplace, office, three walk-in cedar closets and private laundry, the second bedroom en suite and the third bedroom with fireplace adjacent to the full hallway bathroom. A huge walk in closet that can be converted back into a bedroom, an additional bedroom, full bath and a large cedar closet can be found on the third floor. The finished basement with a separate exterior entrance features a full second kitchen, laundry, half bath and storage. This beloved home of 37 years is one of the original homes built in the Village of Riverside which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and designated as a National Historic Landmark. The unsurpassed natural beauty of greenery, wooded trees and the Des Plaines River, are unparalleled. The Village of Riverside (which includes the Metra station) with its sylvan country-like charm is the product of the landscaping creativity and philosophy of the eminent landscape architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux and is just a 7 minute walk along the serene views of the Des Plaines River. Riverside is located 9 miles west of the Chicago City Center and is easily accessible via Metra and the Interstate. Convenient to Midway, the Interstate and Brookfield Zoo. An era of loving memories has come to an end for this long time family home. It's time for new love and memories to be created here.

Additional Information

School District
208
High School
Riverside Brookfield Twp Senior
Corporate Limits
Riverside
Tax Year
2019
Tax Amount
$33,050
Frequency
Not Applicable
Year Built
1888
Exterior Building Type
Wood Siding
Exterior Property Features
Porch, Brick Paver Patio
Lot Dimensions
150X363X67X305
Lot Size Range
.50-.99 Acre
Parking
Garage
Number Of Cars
1
Garage Spaces
1
Garage
Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s)
Air Conditioning
Central Air
Heating
Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant
Sewer
Public Sewer
Interior Property Features
Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, 10' Ceiling, Historic/Period Mlwk, Some Window Treatmnt, Drapes/Blinds, Granite Counters, Separate Dining Room
Interior Fireplaces
6
Full Baths
4
Half Baths
2
Master Bath
Full, Double Sink
Basement
Yes
Kitchen Size
23X24
Kitchen Level
Main Level
Kitchen Flooring
Hardwood
Living Room Size
17X28
Living Room Level
Main Level
Living Room Flooring
Hardwood
Family Room Size
29X36
Family Room Level
Main Level
Family Room Flooring
Other
Master Bedroom Size
30X18
Master Bedroom Level
2nd Level
Master Bedroom Flooring
Hardwood
Second Bedroom Size
13X15
Second Bedroom Level
2nd Level
Second Bedroom Flooring
Hardwood
Third Bedroom Size
15X21
Third Bedroom Level
2nd Level
Third Bedroom Flooring
Hardwood
Fourth Bedroom Size
19X22
Fourth Bedroom Level
3rd Level
Fourth Bedroom Flooring
Hardwood
Rooms
Foyer 4X6 Main Level Hardwood, 5th Bdrm 14X15 3rd Level Hardwood, Sun/Florida Room Heated 18X32 Main Level Marble, Storage 18X12 Basement Ceramic Tile, Breakfast Rm 14X19 Main Level Hardwood, 2nd Kitchen 21X19 Basement Ceramic Tile, Office 13X16 2nd Level Hardwood

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