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704 Lake
Wilmette, IL 60091

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 / 1 Baths
  • 6,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Built In 1909
Price

$2,875,000

Est Payment
$17,791 / month (details)  
Taxes
$35,398  
Beds
5  
Baths
5 / 1  
Rooms
12  
Type
Detached Single  
Sq. Ft.
6,000  
Lot Size
110 X 195  
Built
1909  
Neighborhood
Wilmette  
MLS
#11626877
Status
Active (22 days)

Property Description

IMAGINE owning a historic Prairie-Style home that is as modern as it is authentic. Not to mention right in the center of East Wilmette providing an easy walk to Gillson Park & Beach, Michigan and Sheridan Shores Clubs, schools, town and trains. THIS rose brick architectural beauty in East Wilmette is situated on a very special block with 1/2 acre of gorgeous wooded property. Designed by students of Daniel Burnham, architects Thomas Tallmadge and Vernon Watson, this 17+ room flows gracefully from one room to the other. Featuring 5+bedrooms and 5.1 baths includes a spectacular 2 story stained glass front window gable evident in several of the architect's homes on the North Shore. The heart of the home is a stunning and sensitively designed hearth room addition(2010) that tastefully combines the past with the present. It's semi-open space concept connects the kitchen, dining room, screen porch and lower level game room all while preserving the pre-existing architecture. The hearth room features 10' ceilings, built in custom cabinetry, a full masonry woodburning fireplace with gas starter, wet bar, hand scraped timber bookshelves and sub zero refrigerator drawers. The room overlooks two stone patios and a fully fenced backyard. The kitchen also features custom cabinetry,granite counters, 6 burner cook top, new double oven and pantry. The mud room is a dream, sun shines through the original stained glass window that was moved when the addition was built. It is spacious, has tons of storage, a sink and a lower dog bowl drawer. A formal living room is complete with its distinctive Prairie-style quarter sawn wood banding, built in bookcases and narrow Roman brick gas fireplace.and authentic Double stained glass doors lead to the heated sunroom a perfect place to watch the snow falling. The paneled dining room, large foyer, and office complete the elegant first floor. A graceful staircase and an impressive stained glass window lead to the second floor gallery hallway. Here you'll find a spacious primary suite including a beautiful spa bath with a dramatic two-story stained glass window, steam shower, private lavatory, polished nickel fixtures and 4 imported French alabaster sconces Three additional bedrooms and 2 full baths complete this floor. The refreshed third floor offers a large playroom, serene bedroom and full bath. Additional 2010 improvements also include: a spacious lower level family room, full bath, slate roof on entire home and garage, copper roof above mudroom, copper gutters and downspouts, 75% new Marvin windows, exterior painted and tuck pointed, space pack air conditioning, 2-200 amp electrical system, heated floors in hearth room, mudroom and bathrooms. Lochinvar boiler, Carrier furnace, recently renovated garage with pull down stairs to storage above all complemented with the original subway tile surrounding interior of garage. So much to love about this grand home! And easy to show!

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Interior Features

Room
Level
Flooring
Size
Living Room
Main
Hardwood
18X26
Dining Room
Main
Hardwood
17X14
Kitchen
Main
Hardwood
17X16
Family Room
Main
Hardwood
25X20
Laundry
Basement
Stone
10X10
Master Bedroom
Second
Hardwood
22X16
Bedroom 2
Second
Hardwood
17X11
Bedroom 3
Main
Hardwood
15X11
Bedroom 4
Second
Hardwood
12X11
Bedroom 5
Third
20X15
Game Room
Third
Carpet
27X17
Office
Main
Hardwood
10X15
Screened Porch
Main
16X15
Recreation Rm
Basement
Carpet
19X34
Other Room
Basement
19X34

Utilities

  • Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Steam, Radiant, Radiator(s), Zoned
  • Cooling Space Pac
  • Water Public
  • Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm

Additional Information

Appliances
Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Disposal, Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop, Gas Cooktop, Electric Oven, Wall Oven
Parking
2.5 Garage Spaces, Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s), Owned, Parking included in price
Schools
New Trier Twp H.s. Northfield/Wi (203), District 39, Central Elementary School (39)

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Listing History

09-11-2022 Listed at $2,875,000
Last Modified 9/17/22 12:05 AM

Nearby Transportation

  • Bus 206 1.0 mi
  • Bus 201 1.0 mi
  • Union Pacific North 0.6 mi
  • Purple Line 0.5 mi
  • I 94 East 3.0 mi
  • I 94 West 3.1 mi
  • Hwy 41 North 3.1 mi
  • Hwy 41 South 3.9 mi
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