Classic Home In The Heart Of Town

1128 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL, 60202, USA
USD|1825000USD $1,825,000
MLS 10686954
Web code DZKN
Status Active

Listed By

Key Details

8100 SF2
Total Beds
Full Baths
Half Baths
Year Built
Room Count


LOOKING FOR MORE SPACE BUT STILL WANT TO BE CLOSE TO EVERYTHING? NEED TWO OFFICES PLUS DEDICATED SCHOOL ROOM? TEEN HANGOUT? LARGE OUTDOOR SPACE? COACH HOUSE TO OFFSET PROPERTY TAXES?? LOOK NO FURTHER! Rew House. Built in 1897 for the Rew family by Wm. Carbys Zimmerman and remodeled by Perkins Chatten and Hammond in 1927 this stately home on 2/3 of an acre in central Evanston has been thoughtfully updated while keeping historic details intact. Sunny, gracious room sizes and volume ceilings throughout all three levels. Enter the grand hall with hand cut marble mosaic floors, curved three-storey staircase and...

barrel-vaulted ceiling. Four 9-foot pocket doors lead to the airy, bright living, dining and family rooms. Just off the south facing dining room and family room is the all-season sun room with east, south and west exposures and access to the south deck. The first floor boasts four working fireplaces- two woodburning and two gas for ease of use. Light and bright kitchen with ss appliances and butler's pantry, two dishwashers and double wall ovens make entertaining a breeze. Large mudroom right next to the back door. Second floor master suite with dressing room, separate walk in closet and romantic woodburning fireplace. New two-room master bath with floor warming system, separate soaking tub and steam shower. Three family beds across the wide hall. Second floor laundry. Private two guest beds and full bath. Third floor game room, three additional bonus rooms, full bath and large hall. Beautifully landscaped 300-foot-deep yard with mature trees and perennial gardens. Property also includes three bed/ two bath rentable coach house with workshop and parking for three-plus cars - see agent for rent details. Large circular drive with space for 6+ cars ensures parking for guests. New tear off Ludowici tile roof summer 2020. In ground sprinkler system. Walk to everything- Lakefront, transportation, shops and restaurants. Landmarked property in the Ridge Historic District with Preservation Easement held by Landmarks IL- see agent for details. Agent owned.

Continue Reading Show Less


Space Pac, central air
Radiators, gas heating system
View All Property Features


Explore the Area

Schools near 1128 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL, 60202, USA