Embrace the charm of yesteryear in this locally historic Farmhouse - the original home of Fred Pfingsten! While this has a Pfingsten address, the entrances is actually on Highland. Lovingly maintained, expanded, & upgraded over 4 decades by the same family, this house is ready for new owners to love & cherish it. Original slate floors in the foyer, gleaming hardwood throughout much of the first floor, and details like crown moulding, chair rail, & wainscoting abound. Working from home is easily managed with a spacious home office on the first floor, plus another large office/den/study in the family room. Enjoy watching the birds with your morning coffee in the screened-in porch, or from the window-bench perch in the breakfast nook. Powder room and laundry on main level, ample kitchen with gorgeous wood cabinets and granite countertops connects seamlessly with the living spaces while maintaining a traditional layout feel. Situated on 2 acres of prime real estate with outbuildings, this property easily could accommodate an in-ground pool, tennis or basketball court, or any number of outdoor entertaining options! Situated within unincorporated Northbrook, 2500 Pfingsten is your chance to own a piece of local history! Iron gates for privacy with electric opener for gate on Highland. 2500 Pfingsten is comprised of two parcels... this parcel (Lot 1) is over .5 acres and another parcel (Lot 2) is just the almost one-acre parcel. You can build your new home on Lot 2 while you live in this house This is located in District 30 (excellent district!) and feeds into Glenbrook North. Such a great opportunity for someone who is ready for suburban life and wants to be right there to supervise their new construction build!