208 S River Ln Geneva, IL 60134
  • Sold
  • Single Family

208 S River Ln Geneva, IL 60134 Get directions

$350,000 $178/Sq. ft.
4 Beds 3 Baths 1 Partial Bath 1,966 Sq. ft. 16,749 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Styleswiss_cottage
  • MLS# 10118847
  • Listed 1 Year 4 Months 4 Days Ago

Overview

Want IN TOWN Geneva? Step back into a kinder and gentler era reminiscent of Grandma's rambling cottage. Formerly owned by Katherine Rafftery (founder of Little Traveler), this quaint home is an integral part of Geneva's bucolic registered history. 2 blocks from downtown shopping. Situated on over 1/3 acre (3 lots) Offered as-is w recent improvements. Assessor has agreed to lower 2018 tax assessment. Aaron Thomas Enterprises (extreme makeover specialist) has developed several possible design ideas and is willing to renovate this into your dream home. This location provides a Once-in-a-Generation opportunity.

Features

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 9
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 4
  • Bedrooms (All Levels): 4
  • Sitting: 10 x 12
  • Sitting Level: Main Level
  • Sitting: Hardwood
  • Office/Study Room Dimensions: 7 x 17
  • Family Room Level: Not Applicable
  • Living Room Level: Main Level
  • Office/Study Room Level: Main Level
  • Office/Study Room Features: Hardwood
  • Basement Description: Unfinished, Cellar

Appliances

  • Appliances: Oven/Range, Washer, Dryer
  • Equipment: Fan-Attic Exhaust

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 3.1
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms On Basement Level: No
  • Bathroom 2 Description: 3.1

Bedrooms

  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 15 x 17
  • Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 13 x 16
  • Bedroom 3 Dimensions: 12 x 17
  • Bedroom 4 Dimensions: 10 x 11
  • Master Bedroom Level: Main Level
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Main Level
  • Bedroom 3 Level: 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 4 Level: 2nd Level
  • Master Bedroom Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 2 Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 3 Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 4 Features: Flooring: Hardwood

Kitchen and Dining

  • 14X17
  • Dining Room Description: Dining Room: Separate, Dining Room: 13X14
  • Dining Room Level: Main Level
  • Kitchen Description: Eating Area-Table Space, Pantry-Closet
  • Kitchen Level: Main Level

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: 2 (Window/Wall Unit)
  • Fireplace Features: Wood Burning
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1

Interior Features

  • Hardwood Floors
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Laundry
  • 1st Floor Full Bath
  • Sitting Room
  • Study

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Corner, Water View, Wooded, Lot size:.25-.49 Acre
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.3845
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 112X150

Garage and Parking

  • Driveway: Concrete
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Features: Attached
  • Parking Features: Parking Type: Garage, Space/s, Parking: Driveway
  • Parking Total: 2

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Lot Size Square Feet: 16749

Amenities and Community Features

  • Curbs/Gutters
  • Sidewalks
  • Street Lights
  • Street Paved

Homeowners Association

  • Association Fee Frequency: Not Applicable

School Information

  • School District: 304, 304, 304

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 11485.00
  • Source Listing Status: Closed
  • County: Kane
  • Directions: Rte 38 (State St) to First St; S to Campbell, E to River Lane (SW corner of Campbell and River)
  • Tax Year: 2017
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Source Property Type: Detached Single
  • Area: Geneva
  • Source Neighborhood: Geneva
  • Township: GENEVA
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Square Feet Living: 1966
  • Year Built: U
  • Building Exterior Type: Cedar, Frame
  • Direction Faces: N (North), E (East)
  • Living Area Source: Assessor
  • New Construction: N
  • Roof: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
  • Levels or Stories: 1.5 Story
  • House Style: Cottage

Utilities

  • Sewer: Sewer: Sewer-Public, Sewer-Storm

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
7 Williamsburg Elementary School K-5 1.3 mi
NA Gifford St Regional Safe School Prog 6-12 0.4 mi
10 Geneva Community High School 9-12 0.8 mi
NA Faith Christian Beginner Private School PK-1 1.2 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.

Neighborhood

Property History for 208 S River Ln

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2019-02-08 Sold - - Chicago
2018-11-20 Price Changed $355,700 $180 Chicago
2018-11-09 Price Changed $359,800 $183 Chicago
2018-10-22 Listed $364,900 $185 Chicago
2018-08-01 Sold - - Chicago
2018-06-19 Listed $325,000 $165 Chicago
2011-12-21 Listing removed $420,000 $213 Chicago
2011-08-31 Price Changed $420,000 $213 Chicago
2011-04-14 Listed $460,000 $233 Chicago

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.