â€¢3 storiesâ€¢Lot size is 10.5
â€¢Views of farm or ranch
â€¢Standard Gas heating system
â€¢Central AC cooling system
â€¢Septic system sewer
â€¢Has 3 fireplaces
â€¢Has an attic
â€¢Barn or stable included
â€¢Has a basement
â€¢Built with eco-friendly materials
â€¢High efficiency appliances
â€¢Has a hot-tub/Jaccuzzi
â€¢Has a storage shed
â€¢Wired for ethernet
â€¢Has a workshop
â€¢Part of the 308 school district
â€¢$10,600 estimated taxes (yearly)
â€¢Average utilities: $800
This property embraces nature and respect for the magnificent equestrian stable and trees that grace its well maintained ten acres. It's an ideal place for those who enjoy privacy, the outdoors, horses, and open spaces. A property of this size and splendor only comes along once in a great while, and thanks to its attention to detailed construction, and the central location , it is truly without equal. The homes stone exterior and beautiful columns reinforce the simple luxury and innate beauty of this dwelling. Perfectly situated on acres of peaceful living the main residence spans nearly 6,500 square feet of living space (including basement) with an additional home office building with many amenities located within a very short walk from the back door of the home. With open floor plans and large windows throughout , this home is flooded with an abundance of natural light. This equestrian estate is an oasis for both formal entertainment and intimate gatherings
Upon entering this exquisitely designed 6500 square foot custom home you will encounter the spacious two-story living room with a fireplace which is the hearth of the home, its hand selected rare fossil stone makes this a one of a kind feature and the beautiful woodwork throughout creates a welcoming, warm atmosphere for the entire home.
The Master suite is located on the main floor and occupies its own charm featuring his and her walk- in closets, and a sitting area. This suite offers private access to a bonus room by use of a spiral staircase. This bonus room can be used as a private office, art room, or a library. Lovely warm woods give a sense of warmth and coziness throughout the home. The master suite has access to the back patio with an oversized jacuzzi where you can relax and star gaze. The master bath has custom built in cabinetry, stone counter tops, a whirlpool bathtub, steam shower and multi-jet system.
The second level of this amazing home offers two large bedrooms, full bathroom, loft office, and an intricately designed spacious in -law suite, which is perfect for visting family members.The In-Law Suite offers a full kitchen , full bath, a living room, pellet stove fireplace, a sleeping loft with built-in cabinetry, and a private entrance allowing for all the comforts of home when visiting family.
The home has all necessary home security measures, smart wiring, bang and olufsen state of the art exclusive home audio system , heating and air conditioning units for each floor and many other comfort amenities. The media room is superbly appointed with a consession room, a theatre room with accoustic dampening panels, a surround-sound system that makes you feel as if you are at a movie theatre, as well as state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment. Leather movie theatre seats that are designed in a stadium seating format with 9 comfortable seats to sit back and enjoy your favorite movie with family and friends.
The indoor/ outdoor room is on the main floor and designed with warm woods, pellet stove fireplace, and large sliding glass doors that can be opened up while you enjoy a gas open stone fire pit. The full size laundry nook is adjacent to a large mud room with a full size, custom stone pet shower.
Chefs and those who love to entertain will appreciate the vast array of top of the line appliances found in the richly detailed and efficiently designed kitchen. Plenty of inviting views from the granite kitchen table, or a breakfast bar for a quick meal on the go. There is a built in custom media cabinet with a Meile espresso maker for the perfect cup of coffee every time. The exquisite granite counter tops and custom wood working compliments the ambiance of this rich and inviting home.
Fitness enthusiasts will enjoy all the amenities of a luxury work -out room, including a tanning bed and your very own sauna. The basement features a custom kitchen and a room for your guests to feel as though they are on a private retreat. The full onyx bathroom is designed with the calming sense of nature in mind. Stunning architectural details include high ceilings, custom painted walls, and gorgeous heated - stone flooring throughout main floor. Masterful design, landscaped acres, and an oversized jacuzzi is situated outdoors makes this estate an true suburban oasis.
Thanks to its detailed construction this home will be maintenance free for many years to come.
The approximately 9,000 square foot stable is heated and has 5 stalls to welcome your horses. There is hand - laid brick flooring throughout. All stalls have limestone base, rubber matting, fans, and auto waterers. There is a large indoor wash rack, lovely tack room, and an indoor - heated - riding arena with a sand / nike mix footing. All pastures are fenced , including the spacious outside sand training paddock.
Close to the home is Chicago's internationally known Magnificent Mile, provides world-class shopping, arts, recreation, airports and restaurants for residents and visitors alike. Premier educational and medical facilities are just a short drive into the city. Close to Amtrak train station with express trains to the city.
The 3500 square foot private office building features a separate warehouse storage / shop area and separate fully built out two- story office area. The main office area has a bath and a half, two private office rooms and a large office area with a snack bar. There is a small kitchenette perfect for snacking. It is the perfect office for anyone that has a home office.
Beautifully nestled in this prime area near the great city of Chicago is this inimitable ranch setting the perfect stage for living in luxury while immersed in the myriad wonders of casual horse estate living. It's an ideal place for those who enjoy privacy, the outdoors, horses, and close enough to a city filled with adventure and a rich history.