789 Greenleaf Avenue, Glencoe, IL 60022 | 11219576 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

789 Greenleaf Avenue $2,849,000


    789 Greenleaf Avenue Glencoe, IL 60022

    • 5 Beds
    • 5 Baths
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 11219576
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    COMPELLING NEW PRICE! Built in 1929, stately brick manor with coach house that underwent a comprehensive renovation in 2018. Situated on a beautiful 2/3 of an acre property in a highly coveted East Glencoe walk to everything location. Rich in classic hues, tailored millwork, gorgeous refinished hardwood floors and the finest of finishes throughout integrated with modern amenities. This meticulously restored masterpiece seamlessly blends the formal and casual living areas. Elegant reception hallway framed with lovely wainscoting opens to a grand dining room and into an expansive eat-in kitchen straight out of Architectural Digest. Radiant heated floors, top-of-the-line appliances, custom cabinetry, an over-sized, honed Quartzite island, command central desks and 2 SubZero wine coolers with refrigerated drawers (86 bottles each) leave nothing to be desired. Open concept kitchen flows seamlessly into a welcoming family room with radiant heated floors, a limestone fireplace flanked by double French doors that lead to the magnificent bluestone patios. The dual outdoor entertaining spaces feature an outdoor fireplace and dining area with an iron pergola overlooking the lush, landscaped expansive backyard. Gracious formal living room centers around a beautiful limestone fireplace. Handsome wood-paneled office with custom cabinetry, fireplace and French doors open into a screened-in porch (also accessible from the living room)- the perfect spot to relax, read a book and with more than enough space to entertain. A new generously sized mudroom with heated floors and custom cabinetry/cubbies and a new powder room complete the main floor. The 2nd floor features four bedrooms including the serene private primary suite with a fireplace, custom moldings, a huge walk-in closet with natural light and an en suite bathroom with heated floors. Bedroom#2 is en suite with a new bath and a walk-in closet. Bedrooms #3 and #4 each have walk-in closets and share a new Jack and Jill bathroom with a double vanity. All bathrooms have been renovated beautifully. A new spacious laundry room with custom cabinetry completes the 2nd floor. The bonus floor on the 3rd level is finished and has a 5th bedroom (which is currently being used as an exercise room), bathroom, a large playroom and walk-in storage room with built-in cabinets. If this isn't enough for you, there is also a gorgeous coach house that has been gutted to the studs and completely renovated. It features 2 bedrooms, a full bathroom and a fully appointed eat-in kitchen with high end appliances and custom cabinetry. A stackable washer dryer make this bonus stand-alone residence a perfect place for guests, in-laws or a live-in nanny to have their own space and privacy. This is the definition of a true family home that artfully and seamlessly combines the best of both worlds~fine architectural details and charm from 1929 with today's lifestyle, open floor concept and great for entertaining both inside and out. Come experience a completely restored and magnificently updated home that is located in a quiet cul de sac with an A+++ location and close proximity to the beach, town, transportation, parks, schools and the Takiff Community Center. One of a kind opportunity. Truly a special offering that doesn't come along often.

    • General Features
      • Area Glencoe
      • Association Fee 0
      • Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Community Features Curbs, Street Lights, Street Paved
      • Contingency Attorney/Inspection
      • County Or Parish Cook
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany
      • Tax Annual Amount 50524.37
      • Tax Year 2019
      • Township New Trier
      • Year Built 1929
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Range Hood
      • Basement Full
      • Bath Amenities Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink
      • Full Bathrooms 4
      • Half Bathrooms 1
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 0
      • Cooling Space Pac
      • Dining Room Separate
      • Exterior Features Patio, Porch Screened
      • Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Log, Gas Starter
      • Fireplaces Total 5
      • Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
      • Garage Spaces 2
      • Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, Zoned
      • Interior Features Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, In-Law Arrangement, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Open Floorplan, Special Millwork, Drapes/Blinds, Separate Dining Room
      • Living Area 0
      • Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
      • Other Equipment Humidifier, Security System, Sprinkler-Lawn, Multiple Water Heaters
      • Roof Slate
      • Rooms Total 13
      • Sewer Public Sewer
    • Property Features
      • Lot Size Acres 0.6722
      • Lot Size Dimensions 112 X 280
      • Other Structures Guest House
      • Parcel Number 05064030280000
      • Water Source Lake Michigan
      • Waterfront Y/N No
    • Schools
      • Elementary School South Elementary School
      • Elementary School District 35
      • High School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
      • High School District 203
      • Middle Or Junior School Central School
      • Middle Or Junior School District 35


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    60022 (Glencoe) Demographics

    46 Median Age
    1,576 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    89% College Educated
    $248,243 Estimated Median Income
    2,923 Estimated Total Home Owners
    153 Estimated Total Renters
    95% / 5% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    3 Estimated Average Household Size
    8,471 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,849,000
        10/13/2021 3:04:49 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Contingent
        9/30/2021 12:19:59 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active
        9/24/2021 8:19:35 PM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,849,000 -3.42%
        9/24/2021 8:19:35 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Price Change
        9/21/2021 12:19:57 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active
        9/15/2021 12:20:00 PM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,950,000

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