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The Central Street Sidewalk Sale is happening this weekend along with a number of open houses. Here’s a preview of some of the homes available to tour this Sunday.

1025 Forest Ave. - open Sun. noon to 2 p.m.

1025 Forest Ave.

Open noon to 2 p.m. Sunday. List price: $1,600,000. Taxes: $31,373. 6BR/3.5BA.

This stately Prairie-style Tudor home in Southeast Evanston was built in 1910 by noted ‘Chicago School’ architects Spencer and Powers. The architectural details have been meticulously preserved, and include original light fixtures, millwork, hardwood floors, stained glass windows and built-ins.

The home has a gracious floor plan for entertaining and many updates for today’s family living – including renovated kitchen, baths, and SpacePac, zoned air-conditioning.

There is a grand formal living room with wood-burning fireplace, and a separate formal dining room.

The 20-by-14 cook’s kitchen has custom wood cabinetry, stainless steel appliances – including three ovens – and eat-in table space.

The first floor also includes a family room with wood-burning fireplace and windows all around.

On the second floor are three bedrooms, including the master suite with fireplace, a hallway bath, and laundry facilities.

Three additonal bedrooms are on the third floor.

This historic home is in the Lincoln Elementary School district and handy to Lee St. Beach. For more information, contact Sally Mabadi with Koenig & Strey at 855-605-3312.
 

1411 Church St.

Open 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. List price: $529,900. Taxes: $7,353. 3BR/1BA.

This colonial-style home, built in 1913, has had extensive renovations including an upgraded electrical system, new windows, and a new roof in 2012. Hardwood floors are throughout the house.

There is a light-filled living room with wood-burning fireplace and separate dining room with built-ins.

The kitchen offers sleek wood cabinetry, black granite countertops, an island, and stainless steel appliances.

On the second floor, are three bedrooms including the master bedroom – along with a newly remodeled bath.

There is a brick paver patio out the back and a fenced-in yard.

This property, in the Dewey Elementary School district, is handy to Downtown Evanston and transportation. For more information, contact Marjorie Allabastro with Griffith, Grant & Lackie at 847-457-4276.

1110 Church St. #1E

Open 11 to 1 p.m. Sunday. List price: $650,000. Taxes: $14,337. 3BR/3.5BA.

This condo, in a renovated limestone and brick, four-unit building, is centrally located in Downtown Evanston. The unit has a large open floor plan, freshly re-finished Brazilian cherry floors throughout, 9-foot ceilings, and newer plumbing, electrical, and sewer lines.

The living-dining room area has a gas log fireplace with gas starter.

There is a gourmet eat-in kitchen with Shiloh cabinetry, granite countertops and island – along with stainless steel appliances that include a wine cooler/ refrigerator.

The master suite is on the main level with a master bath that has a separate shower and double sink.

On the lower level are two bedrooms, a full bath, a family room and laundry facilities.

This unit also has terraces, a patio and a common rooftop deck. There is garage parking as well. For more information, contact Steven Sims with Coldwell Banker at 847-567-9000.

649 Hinman Ave. #2S

Open noon to 2 p.m. Sunday. List price: $425,000. Taxes: $7,871. 3BR/2BA.

This spacious and elegant three-bedroom, two-full-bath condo has vintage details that include built-ins and hardwood floors.

The living room has a decorative fireplace, Juliet balcony and French doors, and there is a separate 19-by-14 dining room.

The kitchen has white cabinets and appliances with a butler’s pantry.

There is a master bedroom and bath with separate shower, as well as two additional bedrooms with a hallway bath.

A cozy back porch overlooks a perennial garden. There is in-unit laundry, and a one- car garage.

This condo, in the Lincoln Elementary School district, is handy to the lake, both train lines and Main St. shops and restaurants. For more information, contact Emily McClintock with Coldwell Banker at 847-425-3734.
 

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