This beautiful home is the perfect alternative to city living for anyone who wants to plant roots outside the city limits while enjoying the convenience of living close enough to take advantage of Chicago's finest attributes. This home is truly the best of both worlds and offers beauty and sensibility with careful attention to blending new design with old world character. A sanctuary close to all the conveniences of an urban city and within walkable distance to local shops and restaurants. Location plus luxury are combined in this updated 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home that has been meticulously maintained with sparkling hardwood floors that flow throughout the home. The inviting living room has a cozy wood burning fireplace and tons of natural sunlight and plantation shutters on the main level windows. The gourmet kitchen with breakfast bar, has beautiful granite countertops, 42 inch maple cabinets, and high end stainless steel appliances and heated floor. A separate dining room and 1st floor full bathroom, which was totally updated with walk-in shower and heated floor finish out the main level. Upstairs you will find 3 bedrooms and a full bathroom. The finished basement is perfect for a playroom or relaxing while watching TV. Also, in the basement is the laundry room with newer washer and dryer and there is a convenient 1/2 bath. Enjoy the 3 season porch that overlooks a huge front lawn with mature professional landscaping that will impress in the Spring and Summer with colorful flowers and bushes that are easy to maintain. An additional paver patio/parking area is located in the front of the home for extra off street parking. There is a fenced in yard that is perfect for outdoor dining and play area. This home was gut rehabbed down to the studs in 2004 and has been impeccably maintained by the same owner. The roof was replaced in 2018, 2nd level and basement windows replaced in 2020, new french drain installed 2017, chimney tuckpointing in the last 5 years, new water heater in 2018, new Carrier air conditioner 2019. This is a fabulous neighborhood with the newly revamped Woodlawn park at the end of the block; walking distance to Lake Michigan, Hubbard Woods, downtown Glencoe, Metra and easy walk to dining and entertainment. Pick up dinner at a variety of restaurants, including favorites such as Frank & Betsie's French cuisine, Mino's Italian, and Kyoto Sushi. So many neighborhood events to enjoy within a few blocks; Music in the Woods at Hubbard Woods, Movie in the Park, Sidewalk Fair in July and so much more. Also located walking distance to the highly rated Sacred Heart Catholic School. The real estate taxes were reduced over $2,500 from 2018 to 2019, so taxes are under $10,000 per year. Truly move-in ready with nothing to do but enjoy life in this classic home and perfect neighborhood.
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|11/30/2020 4:48:47 PM||New Value: Re-activated|
|11/24/2020 4:33:08 PM||New Value: Contingent|
|11/20/2020 10:19:00 AM||New Value: $529,500|