Introducing "The Castle of Glencoe" as it is locally known. 750 Glencoe Drive, originally owned by Walter Gurnee and then sold to Glencoe founder Dr. Alexander Hammond. The house is truly a little piece of history lovingly restored throughout the years in keeping with its stunning historic details. The 3-story masterpiece welcomes you with a spacious 26 ft. front porch providing sweeping views of the stunning property. Todays buyer will appreciate the space with its formal living and dining rooms, cooks kitchen, 7+ bedrooms and baths and multiple office spaces for a "work from home" mode. Many architectural features: beautiful 2 ft. crown moldings in living/great room (in addition to 13 ft ceiling height), gracious front and rear staircases and so much more. All the interior walls were insulated at the time of the current owners renovation. Fireplaces are located in the dining room and primary bathroom. The cooks Kitchen is equipped with a separate walk-in storage pantry, 6 burner Viking stove and hood, stainless Sub Zero refrigerator, separate wine cooler and a large butcher block top island with sink. Laundries are conveniently located on the 2nd and 3rd floors. Leave your cars parked in the attached heated garage because "The Castle" is just steps from vibrant downtown Glencoe, the Metra train, Botanic Garden, inviting lakefront, world-class Writers Theatre, "Friends Park" and the Green Bay Trail for biking/walking. This lovely wooded enclave provides privacy and a coveted in-town location. Beautiful professionally landscaped grounds with ample space for large or small scale entertaining. Wouldn't you love to be the first of your friends to live in a castle! The home is handicapped accessible. Katie has additional details and history on this lovely residence.
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