Rustic, mid-century home with mature trees on almost 2.5 acres adjoining forest preserve. Located minutes from shopping, restaurants, tollway and METRA trains. Home once featured in Chicago's architectural magazines as a model of the times. Walk to Millennium Trail and Fourth Lake Fen and access more than 30 miles of trails. This brick 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home has two kitchens and a basement kitchenette. Original pegged oak floors throughout, brick woodburning fireplace and a three-season glass and screen porch. Covered porch wraps the front of the home and a sliding door leads to rear deck views of the forest preserve and spectacular sunsets. Newer mounded septic. 14 space-saving pocket doors and 20 generous closets distributed throughout the house. Huge basement game/family room. Attached 2 car garage and 4 car detached garage for your toys and projects. This home has fresh paint throughout, new kitchen countertops and flooring. Separate wing with 3 rooms, full-size bath and private entrance easily converts to a small apartment, art studio or office suite if extra bedrooms aren't needed. A home that will adapt to your needs over time. Come home to a peaceful setting surrounded by nature. Vacant and easy to show.
Listed by Robert E. Frank Real Estate