About The 1891 The Birdwood Estate In Glen Ellyn Illinois
Opportunity is SERIOUSLY KNOCKING here! You could not get an oversized in-town lot and replicate this home with its high level of finish at this price! How will you transform it? Add a contemporary vibe? Embrace its Victorian architecture? Whitewash it and make it Instagram-worthy?
Looking to open a Bed & Breakfast? This could be it – it’s just 2 blocks to charming downtown Glen Ellyn with its upscale boutiques, restaurants, shops and train station for a quick commute to Chicago.
Live 2 blocks to town, train, Lake Ellyn Park from this Historic Glen Ellyn Home: ”The Birdwood Estate!” Over 4500+ sq ft of charm & details! Enchanting Queen Anne Victorian with wrap-around porch on double-wide lot. Architectural details are swoon-worthy at every turn. Enormous windows bathe every room in natural light. 10’ tall ceilings. Miles of wood floors throughout first and second floor. HUGE family room addition you could land a helicopter in opens to kitchen with floor to ceiling cabinetry. Front and back staircases. First-floor study with full bath could be first-floor bedroom. Finished 3rd floor: Formerly a ballroom and currently a playroom. Make it your Master Suite, Art of Fitness Studio, Media Room or Office!
Lovingly maintained, this home features Lincrusta on the walls, enchanting leaded crystal and stained glass windows, built-in china cabinets, a front & back staircase, a ”turret” bedroom with a full bath, gingerbread exterior trim, and much more. It’s not just a home~ it’s a lifestyle in the heart of town!