Extraordinary Harry Weese Designed Home
This extraordinary Harry Weese designed home with pool and tennis court is situated along the Kishwaukee River with mature oak trees offering privacy and tranquility only 65 miles from downtown Chicago. The stunning main level with teak and oak floors has a full height stone fireplace, soaring ceilings and large windows providing abundant sunlight. Bluestone pavers at the entrance extend to the patio and multiple decks cantilever over the river blending the interior and exterior environment. The kitchen is equipped with premium appliances, cherry cabinets and has a breakfast area solarium overlooking the river. The primary bedroom suite has a spa-inspired bath, walk-in closet with original built-in cabinetry, and opens to a second story office loft. The second story wings comprised of two offices, two bedrooms and a full bath are connected by a suspended bridge above the main living and dining areas. The upper and lower levels are accessed by a spiral staircase and an open riser floating staircase on opposite ends of the space. The lower level has a bedroom, full bath, recreation area, game room and gas fireplace. The spacious floorplan is well suited for today's busy households offering multiple areas for work and study privacy while also providing space for large and small groups to comfortably gather inside or outdoors. Numerous design details distinguish this exquisite 4 bedroom, 3.1 bath home including a leaf shaped outdoor pool, interior whirlpool, two fireplaces with sunken seating areas, two car + storage garage and a separate golf cart garage. The wonderful location is perfect for maintaining a year-round active lifestyle surrounded by nature. Enjoy kayaking down the Kishwaukee River in the summer, cross country ski out your back door in the winter and jog or walk along the neighborhood nature trail. Nearby amenities include a private 18 hole golf course and a public 9 hole course, tennis, pickleball, pop tennis, yoga and Northwestern Fitness and Wellness Center.