Known as the home to some of the finest waterfront properties in Chicago, Ravenswood Manor is a special place to call home. Those seeking a natural setting near the city will love calling this Chicago neighborhood home.
Ravenswood Manor offers a setting much like a botanical garden and many have described the riverfront as a serene paradise. A riverfront home provides dock rights and plenty of beauty for homeowners to enjoy year-round. From the species of turtle and heron to the many nearby parks, it’s a calm oasis within a bustling city.
Single-Family Homes with Real River Frontage
Homes for sale in Ravenswood Manor occasionally include listings with actual frontage on the river. Buyers won’t find any other leg of the Chicago River with real footage, earthen banks, and private docks.
The neighborhood includes a stretch from Berteau Avenue to Lawrence Avenue, which provides the finest of river homes. Many of the streets in this area dead-end at the water.
Proximity to Top Attractions
Many great attractions are found close to the neighborhood of Ravenswood Manor. Within the neighborhood, residents enjoy two parks: Ravenswood Manor Park and Buffalo Park. In addition, Sunken Gardens Park, Gross Park, Ronan Park, River Park, and Horner Park are all found just outside the neighborhood.
Along with the many area parks, Ravenswood Manor is found very close to the National Cambodian Heritage Museum and Davis Theater. Other Chicago attractions and their proximity to Ravenswood Manor include:
- Northeastern Illinois University – 1.9
- Wrigley Field – 2.9 miles
- Montrose Beach – 3.2 miles
- Bryn Mawr Country Club – 3.8 miles
- Robert A. Black Golf Club – 3.9 miles
- Lincoln Park Zoo – 5.8 miles
- The Field Museum – 9.7 miles
Many other top Chicago attractions are also just a short distance away.
Hottest Restaurants/Nightlife near Ravenswood Manor
Chicago is certainly known for the restaurants and the nightlife. Living in Ravenswood Manor means you’ll be located close to some of the best choices in the city. The best restaurants found near the neighborhood include:
- Sweet Pepper Venezuelan Food Bar
- Rockwell’s Neighborhood Grill
- Brasa Roja Montrose
- Tiba Restaurant Chicago
- Noon O Kabab
Many other great dining options are also found in nearby neighborhoods and throughout the area.
When it comes to nightlife, residents have plenty of options ranging from wine bars to dance clubs. You won’t have to travel very far to enjoy a cocktail with friends or head out for a night out on the town.
Some of the hottest bars found near Ravenswood Manor include:
- Twisted Hippo Brewing
- Angelo’s Wine Bar
- Loafers Bar
- Templestowe Pub Chicago
- The Red Lion Lincoln Square
- Montrose Saloon
- Lockal Bar & Quick Bite
Many other excellent nightlife options are found nearby, too.
Closest Schools to Ravenswood Manor
Plenty of great schools are found within the area for all grade levels. The schools serving the neighborhood include:
- Lincoln Square Montessori School
- North River Elementary School
- Newton Bateman Elementary School
- Queen of Angels Catholic Emanatory School
- Waters School
- Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox School
- Hibbard Elementary School
- Edison Regional Gifted Center
- Theodore Roosevelt High School
Many of these schools are highly rated and some are known as the best choices in the area.
A Closer Look at a Ravenswood Manor Riverfront Property
Currently, a three-bedroom, three-bathroom single-family home is for sale. This beautifully renovated brick Bungalow home offers elements of Shaker and Arts & Crafts design styles. Enjoy 128 feet of river frontage offering beautiful water views from this gem found at 2701 W. Sunnyside Ave.