USD 2,100,000

84 Riverside Road
Riverside, Illinois 60546

Beds 8
Baths 5
Building Area 10,496ft2

For Sale

Property Status

Property Description

Welcome to 84 Riverside Road...the iconic jewel of historic Riverside! Known as the William T. Allen Residence, this beautifully renovated historic home is set on a magnificent landscaped 0.50 acre lot. This gracious home features incredible living spaces, a high-end eat-in kitchen, eight bedrooms, five full baths, a mind-blowing third floor with 3,000 square feet of finished space, and a detached 4 car garage. Featuring an Italianate design throughout, every room is awe-inspiring. Fabulous design elements include dramatic 13-foot ceilings, grand staircase and hallways, 9 marble fireplaces, crown moldings, original mirrors, and hardwood floors throughout. Exceptional outdoor entertaining space with a wraparound porch, a private back patio and huge side yard. Overlooking the Des Plaines River, this home is situated in one of the prettiest locations in town. Close to top-rated restaurants, shopping, parks, Metra, and the Riverside Library. Steps to the Swinging Bridge and the riverwalk path. Top-rated Riverside 96 and 208 school districts. Near several private and parochial schools, including St. Mary School, Fenwick High School, Nazareth Academy and Trinity High School. The home has significant historical and architectural value as one of the earliest residential structures to be constructed in the Village by architect William LeBaron Jenney, a prominent member of the Chicago School of Architecture and considered to be the "Father of the Modern Skyscraper." The home was built for William T. Allen in 1869 and is listed on various historic registries. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to live in this prestigious Riverside beauty!

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Property Details

ID #
11117454
Status
Sale
Type
House, Residential
Zip Code
60546
Building Area
10,496ft2
Lot Area
22,651ft2
Year Built
1878
Has Garage
Yes
Garage Parking Spaces
4.0
Garage on Site
Yes
Building Feature
Air Conditioning
Basement
English, Partial
Cooling
Central Air
Exterior Type
Frame
Fireplaces
9
Heating
Forced Air, Steam
Lot Features
Fenced Yard, Water View, Wood Fence
Sewer
Public Sewer
Water Source
Lake Michigan
Appliances
Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Interior Features
1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath, 2nd Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Center Hall Plan, Hardwood Floors, Historic/Period Mlwk, Open Floorplan, Walk-In Closet(s)

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