This absolutely charming Cape Cod cottage with terrific curb appeal is just what you are looking for! Hardwood floors throughout, living/dining room combination, updated kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, and a spacious sunny eating area. Nice sized bedrooms - one on the first floor and two upstairs - all with good closet space. The finished basement offers a cozy family room with wet bar area, bonus room or 4th bedroom, laundry area, and newer half bath. Outside, enjoy a big backyard with a 1.5 car garage, patio area, and lovely landscaping that surrounds the home (including a gorgeous magnolia tree in the front yard!). Furnace, water heater, drain tile, sump pump, and flood control system all added in 2010. Walking distance to Highridge Park, intermediate school, and library. Enjoy convenient access to major highways, Oak Brook Mall, both airports, and the Metra, shopping, and dining options in downtown La Grange and Western Springs. A darling house you will want to call "home" today!