A truly remarkable home, full of charm and exceptional features. This property celebrates the Arts & Crafts architectural tradition with custom design, quality workmanship, prominent use of natural materials, and open floor plan - thoughtfully engineered for today's desire for comfort and efficiency. Nestled in Evanston's historic district near Dryden Mansion, this home's artful exterior is complemented by an elegant interior featuring extensive custom millwork, numerous built-ins, and narrow plank white oak floors throughout. The chef's kitchen includes premier appliances by Wolf, Sub-Zero, and Bosch plus custom cherry cabinetry, marble countertops, and walk-in pantry. Barrel-vaulted ceiling over the kitchen, dining room and living room seamlessly combines with the main floor office to enhance a sense of space and light. The distinctive staircase leads to a large, comfortable family/media room. Upper level includes 3 bedrooms: a pair joined by a "jack n jill" bathroom plus a spectacular owner's suite. The suite comprises a spa bathroom, huge walk-in closet, additional bathroom, and an area available for use as a sitting room, dressing room or nursery. Lower level includes approximately1000 sq. ft. of finished space, in addition to ample storage. Finished portion features full bath, 4th bedroom and flexible space to accommodate recreation room, exercise room and additional office. The professionally landscaped yard and adjoining mansion grounds create a park-like aspect to enjoy from either of 2 patios. Designed by award-winning architect Paul Florian and built just 13 years ago, the character of this home conveys imagination, sophistication and a warmth rarely seen today.