Original vintage charm abounds in this 1934 colonial revival in downtown Barrington. From the welcoming front and rear porches with beadboard ceilings to the original molding and hardwood floors, this home has the character you're longing for. Enter into the living room to find glass french doors, built-ins and brick gas log fireplace leading into the formal dining room. The light and airy family room overlooks the lush landscaping and features built-ins, a wood burning stove and connects into the kitchen for ease with entertaining. The kitchen is spacious with solid oak cabinetry, ample counter space, stainless steel appliances including Bosch cooktop, peninsula with seating and option for a pantry closet, mud room or main floor laundry. The primary bedroom is large, private and bright. Bring your decorating ideas to the primary bath with a standalone steam shower, full tub and walk-in closet. Additional three bedrooms have original hardwood floors and one bedroom has a cedar closet. Hallway walk-in closet can be used to expand the primary bathroom or great space for 2nd floor laundry. No old brick foundation here - the full unfinished basement features a concrete poured foundation with great ceiling height that was done in the 1990's. It is large and dry - perfect for an office space, rec or game room, exercise space or media room. Zoned HVAC. The yard is professionally landscaped with a retaining wall and patio area. Enjoy the privacy from wooded lots surrounding two sides plus space for entertaining, family fun or room for your four-legged friends. Newer 2-car detached garage with full unfinished attic for extra storage space. Three blocks to Metra, five blocks to downtown Barrington with restaurants, shopping & festivals and less than a mile to District 220 award winning schools. Bring the family (and your decorating ideas) and bring this historic beauty into its next chapter!