269 Vine Avenue $2,895,000

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    269 Vine Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045

    • 6 Beds
    • 9 Baths
    • 6,715 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 10771010
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    The Yellow House on Vine, is a stately home filled with light and updates throughout. This gracious home featuring 4 floors of living space and the Coach house. A comfortable home for family living, it has been cared for with love, from adding a bluestone patio, gas starter to all fireplaces, newer light fixtures & chandeliers. Built ins have been added throughout. Finished the 3rd floor with an extra bedroom & a play area. While 269 Vine has the beautiful details found in the stately older homes of its generation: oversized baseboards, extensive multi-piece crown molding and picture rails, elegant arched hallways, intricate crystal light fixtures, generously sized rooms that graciously flow from one room to another with oversized doors offering privacy when required and togetherness when not, substantial walls buffering noise between rooms and floors, it also has up to date amenities such as: in-ceiling speakers, heated bathroom floors, heated towel racks, oversized steam shower and jetted tub in the master bath.The gourmet family kitchen offers a professional series Viking range, wine refrigerator, butler pantry, walking pantry & a breakfast area. The Lower level has a mahogany bar and two temperature controlled wine cellars accommodating 1000s of bottles of your favorite vintages! It really is the perfect melding of both worlds. MORE RECENT IMPROVEMENTS: New Sump pump in utility room 2020, New Boiler and hot water heater July 2018 . New stackable washer/dryer coach house 2016 . A true hidden treasure can be found in the rear of the property in the two story coach house. It has been used as a rental property, an au pair residence, an in-law suite and during the recent pandemic a separate (500 foot commute!) Work From Home space and now a get away for extended family to shelter in place . The 1,255 sqft. coach house is appointed with high-end finishes including mahogany built ins, fireplace, laundry, powder room with waterworks fixtures, wine refrigerator, spa bath upstairs, and newer carpeting. The coach house :living room :18x24, Kitchen: 17x14, Dining area: 9x6, Bedroom:18x18 plus a full bathroom and large closets. Although it's tucked away privately, it's in the heart of the historic district where you can walk or bike for easy living. This marvelous property is in move-in condition and decorated in impeccable taste, complementing its idyllic surroundings.

    • General Features
      • Additional Parcels Y/N No
      • Area Lake Forest
      • Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
      • County Or Parish Lake
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions None
      • Tax Annual Amount 50287.72
      • Tax Year 2019
      • Township Shields
      • Year Built 1925
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Range Hood
      • Architectural Style Mediter./Spanish
      • Basement Full
      • Bath Amenities Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Steam Shower, Double Sink
      • Full Bathrooms 7
      • Half Bathrooms 2
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 0
      • Cooling Central Air, Space Pac
      • Dining Room Separate
      • Direction Faces West
      • Electric Circuit Breakers
      • Exterior Features Patio
      • Fireplace Features Gas Log, Gas Starter
      • Fireplaces Total 7
      • Garage Details Tandem
      • Garage Spaces 3
      • Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
      • Interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
      • Living Area 6715
      • Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
      • Rooms Total 14
      • Sewer Public Sewer
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Fenced Yard, Landscaped, Mature Trees
      • Lot Size Acres 0.65
      • Lot Size Dimensions 102.6 X 261.3 X 105.3 X 285.6
      • Other Structures Guest House
      • Parcel Number 12331260080000
      • Water Source Public
      • Waterfront Y/N No
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Sheridan Elementary School
      • Elementary School District 67
      • High School Lake Forest High School
      • High School District 115
      • Middle Or Junior School Deer Path Middle School
      • Middle Or Junior School District 67

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    60045 (Lake Forest) Demographics

    46 Median Age
    975 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    81% College Educated
    $167,073 Estimated Median Income
    6,245 Estimated Total Home Owners
    937 Estimated Total Renters
    87% / 13% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    4 Estimated Average Household Size
    20,622 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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    $755,750 Median Sales Price
    52 Homes Sold
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